Matt Larson ORNL

Matt D Larson

Research Scientist in Autonomous Systems

Matt Larson is a Research Scientist in the Autonomous Systems Group. His professional interests and experience cover autonomous system development for a wide variety of programs supporting energy, environment, and national security missions across the Department of Energy and the Department of Defense. Specifically he has experience in:

  • Project Development / Management
  • Autonomous vehicle sensor development, integration, and control
  • Image/data processing with multispectral, hyperspectral, LIDAR, thermal, and visible payloads
  • Remote sensing
  • Android and python development
  • Autonomous environmental samplers
  • Real-time photogrammetry and data processing 

Matt received his MS in Geology and Geospatial Technology from Bowling Green State University. He has a BS in Geology and Environmental Science (Biology) from St. Norbert College.