Assistant Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Dr. Raturi earned her bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of the South Pacific in Suva, Fiji, and both a master’s in informatics and Ph.D. in software engineering from the University of California Irvine. She most recently worked as a post-doctorate researcher at the Sustainable Agricultural Systems Lab at USDA ARS in collaboration with North Carolina State University.
Her research areas include software engineering to model sustainability, energy management, remote sensing and hydro-meteorology. Her current work focuses on the development of modular, open source, decision support tools, designing a reconfigurable data pipeline for on-farm participatory research, and information modeling for the development of domain-relevant data services.