ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information — Editors

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Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kainz

Cartography and Geographic Information Science, Department of Geography and Regional Research, University of Vienna, Universitätsstr. 7, A-1010 Vienna, Austria
Interests: geographic information science; databases; fuzzy logic in GIS; spatial data infrastructure

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Xinming Tang

Satellite Surveying and Mapping Application Center (SASMAC), National Administration of Surveying, Mapping and Geoinformation(NASG), National Geographic Information Technology Industrial Park, Airport East Road, Shunyi, Beijing, China
Interests: new theory, method and application of remote sensing and geographical information science; Fuzzy Spatial Factor Model; Spatio-Temporal Analysis; key technology of satellite surveying and mapping
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Satellite Mapping Technology and Application
Prof. Dr. Manfred Ehlers

University of Osnabrück, Institute for Geoinformatics and Remote Sensing (IGF), Barbarastr. 22b, D-49076 Osnabrück, Germany
Interests: integration of geographic information systems (GIS) and remote sensing; data fusion concepts; analytical remote sensing; geoinformatics concepts; automated change detection; environmental monitoring/information systems; 3D aspects in remote sensing and GIS
Prof. Dr. Josef Strobl

Austrian Academy of Sciences and Centre for Geoinformatics, University of Salzburg Hellbrunnerstrasse 34, A-5020 Salzburg, Austria
Interests: spatial analysis; digital terrain and surface modelling; spatial data infrastructures; space and renewable energy; eLearning and geoinformatics; spatial decision support models
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Remote Sensing for Sustainable Energy Systems
Prof. Dr. Vladimir Tikunov

Faculty of Geography, M. V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Vorobievy Gory, MSU Main Building, 119991 Moscow, Russia
Dr. Emmanuel Baltsavias

Institute of Geodesy and Photogrammetry, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich), Wolfgang Pauli Str. 15, CH-8093 Zurich, Switzerland
Interests: data acquisition; automated analysis of image and laser data; data fusion; data matching; quality estimation of raster geodata; DTM and DSM generation and modelling
Dr. Mahmoud R. Delavar

GIS WG., Center of Excellence in Geomatic Eng. in Disaster Management, Dept. of Surveying and Geomatic Eng., College of Eng.,University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Interests: spatial data quality and GIS uncertainty assessment; spatio-temporal GIS; spatial data infrastructure; spatio-temporal data integration/fusion; disaster management; GIS interoperability concepts; remote sensing and GIS integration and accuracy assessment; urban change detection modeling and evaluation; digital terrain modeling; spatio-temporal data mining; land administration systems; cadaster
Mr. Sérgio Freire

e-GEO, Research Centre for Geography and Regional Planning, FCSH, Universidade Nova de Lisboa Av. de Berna, 26-C, 1069-061 Lisboa, Portugal
Interests: land use/land cover mapping and analysis; feature extraction from VHR imagery; spatio-temporal population modeling; remote sensing for urban planning, management, and modeling
Prof. Dr. Michael Leitner

Department of Geography and Anthropology, Louisiana State University, E-104 Howe-Russell Complex, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
Interests: dealing with confidential geospatial information in GISciences; spatio-temporal analysis and visualization; crime modeling and mapping; geography of health
Contribution: Special Issue: Frontiers in Spatial and Spatiotemporal Crime Analytics
Prof. Dr. Chris Gold

Apt. 1501, 4998 de Maisonneuve West, Westmount Qc, H3Z 1N2, Canada
Interests: 3D GIS; spatial data structures; marine GIS; spatial models
Dr. Carlos Granell Canut

Institute of New Imaging Technologies, Universitat Jaume I of Castellón, Spain
Interests: spatial data infrastructures; geo-processing services; real-time stream processing, environmental information systems; open data and geospatial modeling; user-generated geospatial content
Prof. Dr. Jason K. Levy

Homeland Security, National Homeland Security Project, L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs, Virginia Commonwealth University, 923 W. Franklin St., Box 842028, Richmond, VA 23284, USA
Interests: emergency management; risk assessment; natural hazards; geomatics engineering; chemical sensors
Contribution: Special Issue: Advances in Geo-Information for Environmental Forensics and Environmental Risk Management in the Anthropocene
In other journals:
Special Issue: Sensors for Disaster and Emergency Management Decision Making
Special Issue: Climate Change and Environmental Risk: Environmental Economics, Political Ecology and Socio-Environmental Management 2016
Special Issue: Ecological Economics, Environmental Health Policy and Climate Change
Dr. Jamal Jokar Arsanjani

Geographic Information Science, Department of Planning and Development, Aalborg University Copenhagen, A.C. Meyers Vænge 15, DK-2450 Copenhagen, Denmark
Interests: volunteered geographic information (VGI); big (geo) data; crowdsourced mapping; citizen science; geocomputation; digital earth; remote sensing and spatio-temporal monitoring of environment; data fusion; (geo)data quality
Contribution: Special Issue: Big Data for Urban Informatics and Earth Observation
In other journals:
Special Issue: Earth Observation and Geoinformation Technologies for Sustainable Development
Special Issue: Geospatial Data
Special Issue: Remote Sensing, Crowd Sensing, and Geospatial Technologies for Public Health
Prof. Dr. Tao Cheng

National Engineering and Technology Center for Information Agriculture (NETCIA), Nanjing Agricultural University, 1 Weigang, Nanjing 210095, China
Interests: remote sensing of foliar chemistry; quantitative remote sensing; field and imaging spectroscopy; UAV-based remote sensing; ground-based crop imaging; vegetation mapping,wavelet analysis, precision farming, plant physiology, and estimation of crop growth indicators
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Recent Advances in Remote Sensing for Crop Growth Monitoring
Prof. Qiming Zhou

Department of Geography, Centre for Geo-computation Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Contribution: Special Issue: Advances and Innovations in Land Use/Cover Mapping
Dr. Sisi Zlatanova

3D Geoinformation, Faculty of Architecture and The Built Environment, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
Interests: 3D GIS; 3D indoor modelling and navigation; CityGML; 3D analysis; emergency response
Contribution: Special Issue: Space-Based Technologies for Disaster Risk Management
Special Issue: 3D Indoor Modelling and Navigation
In other journals:
Special Issue: Sensors for Indoor Mapping and Navigation
Prof. Dr. Wenzhong Shi

Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
Interests: uncertainty modelling in spatial data and spatial analysis
Dr. Marguerite Madden

Center for Remote Sensing and Mapping Science (CRMS), Department of Geography, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
Interests: GIScience; including remote sensing; geographic information systems (GIS); spatio-temporal analysis; geovisualization and geographic object-based image analysis, as applied to landscapescale biological/physical processes and human-impacts on the environment
Contribution: Special Issue: Geovisualization and Analysis of Dynamic Phenomena
Prof. Dr. Monika Sester

Institut für Kartographie und Geoinformatik (ikg), Leibniz Universität Hannover, Appelstrasse 9a, 30167 Hannover, Germany
Interests: automation in spatial data processing (data integration, generalization, interpretation, adaptive visualization)
Contribution: Special Issue: Selected Papers from the ISPRS Tracking and Imaging Challenge 2014
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wagner

Research Group Remote Sensing, Department of Geodesy and Geoinformation (GEO), Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), Gusshausstrasse 27-29, 1040 Vienna, Austria
Interests: remote sensing; geophysical parameter retrieval; airborne laser scanning; full-waveform lidar; radar remote sensing; soil moisture
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Microwave Remote Sensing
Special Issue: 100 Years ISPRS - Advancing Remote Sensing Science
Prof. Dr. Norbert Bartelme

Graz University of Technology, Institute of Geoinformation, Steyrergasse 30, 8010 Graz, Austria
Interests: interoperability and open systems; geo-telematics; location based services visualization theory and technology in real and virtual environments; decision support systems
Prof. Dr. Bin Jiang

Faculty of Engineering and Sustainable Development, Division of GIScience, University of Gävle, Sweden
Interests: geospatial analysis and modeling; structure and dynamics of urban systems; geoinformatics and computational geography
Contribution: Special Issue: Geospatial Big Data and Transport
Dr. Ozgun Akcay

Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Geomatics Engineering, 17100 Canakkale, Turkey
Interests: interoperability and open systems; spatio-temporal databases; spatial analysis, data mining, and decision support systems, photogrammetry
Prof. Dr. Andrew Skidmore

ITC, University of Twente, P.O. Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands
Interests: vegetation mapping and monitoring; wildlife habitat assessment; hyperspectral remote sensing; AI techniques for handling geoinformation and accuracy assessment
Dr. Christoph Aubrecht

1AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Donau-City-Str. 1, A-1220 Vienna, Austria
The World Bank, Urban and Disaster Risk Management, LCSDU, Washington, DC, USA
2 The World Bank - Social, Urban, Rural & Resilience (GSURR), Washington, DC, USA
Interests: integration of GIS and remote sensing; population modeling; risk and vulnerability; disaster management; spatio-temporal aspects
Contribution: Special Issue: Geoinformation for Disaster Risk Management
Prof. Dr. Milan Konecny

Former President of ICA, chairman of the ICA Commission Cartography for Early Warning and Crises Management, Department of Geography, Faculty of Science, Masyryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Interests: early warning and disaster/crises management; disaster risk reduction; big data; space and geospatial solutions; GI Science
Contribution: Special Issue: Smart Solutions for Disaster Risk Reduction: Big Data Concepts for Disater Risk Reduction (DRR)
Prof. Dr. Marinos Kavouras

National Technical University of Athens, 9, H. Polytechniou Str., 157 80 Zografos Campus, Athens, Greece
Interests: theoretical issues in GIScience; knowledge representation; geospatial ontologies; semantic interoperability; spatio-temporal modelling; concept mapping; theoretical cartography
Prof. Dr. Ammatzia Peled

Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Haifa Haifa 31905, Israel
Interests: geographical information systems; remote sensing; digital cartography; digital photogrammetry; flying and airphotography
Dr. George P. Petropoulos

Department of Geography and Earth Sciences, University of Aberystwyth, Old College, King Street Llandinam Building, Room H4 Aberystwyth, Ceredigion SY23 3DB, UK
Interests: Earth Observation; GIS; multi- and hyper- spectral remote sensing; land use/cover mapping; change detection; natural hazards; fires; floods; land surface interactions; evapotranspiration; soil moisture; land surface temperature; land biosphere modelling; Soil Vegetation Atmosphere Transfer (SVAT) models; EO algorithms benchmarking; sensitivity analysis
Dr. Tanvir Islam

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 4800 Oak Grove Drive, Pasadena, CA 91109, USA
Interests: Remote sensing in the thermal infrared and microwave portions of the spectrum, Satellite retrieval algorithms, Radiative transfer theory, Data assimilation, Surface emissivity modeling, Mesoscale modeling, Cloud and precipitation system Artificial intelligence techniques in earth science applications
Prof. Dr. Tao Cheng

SpaceTimeLab for Big Data Analytics, Department of Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering (CEGE), University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
Interests: spatial analysis; data mining; geocomputation
Dr. Stefan Leyk

Department of Geography, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
Interests: demographic small area estimation; information extraction and pattern analysis; spatio-temporal modeling; uncertainty modeling and integration; fuzzy set logic in GIScience
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