ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information — Editors

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MDPI AG, St. Alban-Anlage 66, 4052 Basel, Switzerland
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34; Fax: +41 61 302 89 18
Ms. Jie Wang

Assistant Editor
MDPI Tongzhou Office, Room 2207, Jincheng Center, No. 21 Cuijingbeili, Tongzhou District, Beijing 101101, China
Fax: +86 10 5901 1089


Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kainz (Website)

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

Dr. Ozgun Akcay (Website)

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
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
Special Issues and Collections: 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
Dr. Christoph Aubrecht (Website)

1AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, Donau-City-Str. 1, A-1220 Vienna, Austria
2The 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
Special Issues and Collections: Special Issue: Geoinformation for Disaster Risk Management
Prof. Dr. Arpad Barsi (Website)

Department of Photogrammetry and Geoinformatics, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, H-1111 Budapest. Muegyetem rkp. 3, Hungary
Interests: GIS data capturing methods; navigation; network analysis; intelligent transportation systems (ITS); artificial intelligence; autonomous vehicles; digital image processing; photogrammetry
Special Issues and Collections: Special Issue: Mapping for Autonomous Vehicles
Prof. Dr. Norbert Bartelme (Website)

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
Dr. Carlos Granell Canut (Website)

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. Tao Cheng (Website)

National Engineering and Technology Center for Information Agriculture (NETCIA), Nanjing Agricultural University, 1 Weigang, Nanjing 210095, China
Interests: quantitative remote sensing; UAV; crop mapping; precision farming; crop growth monitoring; spectral analysis; imaging spectroscopy; crop disease detection
Special Issues and Collections: Special Issue: Recent Advances in GIS and Remote Sensing for Sustainable Agriculture
In other journals:
Special Issue: Recent Advances in Remote Sensing for Crop Growth Monitoring
Prof. Dr. Tao Cheng (Website)

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. Mahmoud R. Delavar (Website)

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
Prof. Dr. Manfred Ehlers (Website)

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
Mr. Sérgio Freire (Website)

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. Chris Gold

Apt. 1501, 4998 de Maisonneuve West, Westmount Qc, H3Z 1N2, Canada
Interests: 3D GIS; spatial data structures; marine GIS; spatial models
Dr. Tanvir Islam (Website)

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. Bin Jiang (Website)

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
Special Issues and Collections: Special Issue: Geospatial Big Data and Transport
Prof. Dr. Marinos Kavouras (Website)

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. Milan Konecny (Website)

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
Special Issues and Collections: Special Issue: Smart Solutions for Disaster Risk Reduction: Big Data Concepts for Disater Risk Reduction (DRR)
Prof. Dr. Michael Leitner (Website)

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
Special Issues and Collections: Special Issue: Frontiers in Spatial and Spatiotemporal Crime Analytics
Prof. Dr. Jason K. Levy (Website)

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
Special Issues and Collections: 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
Special Issue: Advances in Applied Remote Sensing and Decision Making: Transforming Hazard Assessment and Environmental Management
Dr. Stefan Leyk (Website)

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
Dr. Marguerite Madden (Website)

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
Special Issues and Collections: Special Issue: Geovisualization and Analysis of Dynamic Phenomena
Prof. Dr. Ammatzia Peled (Website)

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
Ass.-Prof. Dr. Bernd Resch (Website)

1. Department of Geoinformatics, Paris-Lodron University of Salzburg, Austria
2. Center for Geographical Analysis, Harvard University, USA
Interests: people as sensors and collective sensing; volunteered geographic information - VGI; urban sensing; emotion sensing; participatory planning; standardised sensor networks
Special Issues and Collections: Special Issue: Geoweb 2.0
Prof. Dr. Monika Sester (Website)

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)
Special Issues and Collections: Special Issue: Selected Papers from the ISPRS Tracking and Imaging Challenge 2014
Prof. Dr. Wenzhong Shi (Website)

Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
Interests: uncertainty modelling in spatial data and spatial analysis
Prof. Dr. Andrew Skidmore (Website)

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
Prof. Dr. Josef Strobl (Website)

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
Special Issues and Collections: In other journals:
Special Issue: Remote Sensing for Sustainable Energy Systems
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
Special Issues and Collections: In other journals:
Special Issue: Satellite Mapping Technology and Application
Prof. Dr. Vladimir Tikunov

Faculty of Geography, M. V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Vorobievy Gory, MSU Main Building, 119991 Moscow, Russia
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wagner (Website)

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
Special Issues and Collections: In other journals:
Special Issue: Microwave Remote Sensing
Special Issue: 100 Years ISPRS - Advancing Remote Sensing Science
Prof. Dr. Huayi Wu (Website)

LIESMARS, Wuhan University, 129 Luoyu Road, Wuhan, China, 430079
Interests: spatial analysis; spatial statistics; web-based GIS; geospatial information sharing; geoprocessing; high-performance computation
Prof. Qiming Zhou (Website)

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

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
Special Issues and Collections: 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
Dr. George P. Petropoulos (Website)

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

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