PhD (Env Biology) &
PhD (GeoScience), PGDIP AI/ML
Founder & Global CEO
Larisa invented (2001) and marketed first in industry hand-held geophysical meter – LandMapper® – for precision agriculture, environmental assessment, archaeology & civil engineering, and founded Landviser LLC in USA. During her career she worked as a researcher and geo-data scientist for Moscow State University (Russia), Rutgers University (NJ), hybrid rice seed company RiceTec, Inc (TX), and, currently, Bayer Crop Science IT.
She drives the company’s vision for geophysics & GIS projects; truly Enlightening Research ® for diverse clients and associates by developing geo-enabled interactive web maps and apps; providing custom system integrations and BI analytics (GIS, Image analysis, Big Data, AI, ML, IoT) of geospatial data across industries; developing custom software solutions (Python scripting, desktop/server/ web/mobile platforms) in temporal/spatial analysis for agriculture, environmental science, climatology, and meteorology. She was instrumental for company development and expansion:
• Implemented Agile R&D – remotely directing teams of electronic engineers and software developers to improve our devices’ capabilities as dictated by the current trends in the industry and customers’ feedback.
• Developed strategic partnerships with multiple international geotechnical software/hardware companies.
• Expanded Landviser’s network to over 1000 qualified leads with geo-technical interests and acquired many repeat customers, including clients from multiple USDA/NRCS, USGS, DOD and DOE offices; major Universities in US/Europe/Asia/Middle East/South America; and commercial entities.