Elmer obtained a bachelor’s in computer science from the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus. As part of his experience in CARICOOS, he helped develop the web page with data analysis and programming, shortening the download time to access the webpage. Also, he assisted in preparing cartographic interactive products. Currently he works with the MITRE Corporation in projects for the Department of the Defense developing tools to analyze, visualize, and store data more efficiently.
CARICOOS is the American Caribbean Coastal Ocean Observing System