David Hoese


University of Wisconsin - Madison, Space Science and Engineering Center
Dave Hoese graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in computer engineering in 2011 from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. After graduating he continued his work as a software engineer at the Space Science and Engineering Center (SSEC) at UW - Madison. His work involves writing software for researchers, forecasters, and the rest of the scientific community to make meteorological instrument data easier to find, use, and understand. At the SSEC Dave is part of teams, include the Community Satellite Processing Package (CSPP) team, that release open source applications like Polar2Grid and SIFT. This work has lead to Dave being a core developer on various open source python packages like SatPy, VisPy, PyResample, and aggdraw among others.