Agricultural Information Systems
Office: IT 208
Phone: (559) 278-2333
Dr. Balaji Sethuramasamyraja (Dr. Seth) joined Industrial Technology team in 2006 serving Industrial Technology department and Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences & Technology academic programs through teaching, research and outreach activities in geospatial technology including - development of sensors, instrumentation and control systems, application of Global Positioning Systems (GPS), Geographic Information Systems (GIS) & remote sensing, information systems, and robotics.
Dr. Seth earned his BS in Mechanical Engineering from University of Madras, India and served the industry as a Reliability Engineer, Engineering Research and Development Center at Caterpillar Inc., on mechanical design and development. He furthered his research through MS in Industrial Engineering from University of Cincinnati, Ohio and PhD in Biological Systems and Agricultural Engineering from University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Nebraska.
He is actively involved with Association of Agricultural and Biological Systems Engineers, California Geographic Information Systems, Association for Technology, Management and Applied Engineering professional societies. He takes immense pride in student advising, research and student success.
Dr. Seth is the Coordinator for the new Precision Agriculture Technology minor.
Spring 2018 Courses
|IT 118||Production Operations|
|IT 104||Product Design|
|IT 186/286||Applied Spatial Technology|
|IT 190, IT 194, IT 199 & IT 290||Projects & Independent Studies|
Spring 2018 Office Hours
|Tuesday||10.00 - 11.00|
|Wednesday||10:00 - noon and 1-2 p.m.|