ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information — Editors

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Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Kainz
Cartography and Geographic Information Science, Department of Geography and Regional Research, University of Vienna, Universitätsstr. 7, A-1010 Vienna, Austria
Website: https://carto.univie.ac.at/personal/wolfgang-kainz/
E-Mail: wolfgang.kainz@univie.ac.at
Interests: geographic information science; databases; fuzzy logic in GIS; spatial data infrastructure

Assistant Editor
Ms. Yuanyuan Yang
MDPI Beijing Office, Suite 2011, Ruidu International Center, No. 1 Cuijingbeili, Tongzhou District, Beijing, 101100, China
Tel. +86 10 81521170; Fax: +86 10 59011089
E-Mail: yuanyuan.yang@mdpi.com

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland
E-Mail: rittman@mdpi.com

Editorial Board

Dr. Ozgun Akcay
Istanbul Technical University, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Department of Geomatic Engineering, 34469 Maslak, Istanbul, Turkey
Tel. +90 212 285 61 10; Fax: +90 212 285 65 87
Website: http://www.faculty.itu.edu.tr/akcayoz/
Interests: interoperability and open systems; spatio-temporal databases; spatial analysis, data mining, and decision support systems

Dr. Jamal Jokar Arsanjani
GIScience Research Group, Institute of Geography, Heidelberg University, Berliner Strasse 48, D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany
Website: http://www.geog.uni-heidelberg.de/personen/gis_arsanjani.html
Interests: volunteered geographic information; crowdsourced mapping; citizen science; geosimulation and agent-based modeling on environmental phenomena; GIS; GeoComputation, Digital Earth, and Spatial Planning; remote sensing and spatio-temporal monitoring of environment; big (geo)data; data fusion; (geo)data quality analysis
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Earth Observation and Geoinformation Technologies for Sustainable Development

Dr. Christoph Aubrecht
AIT 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
Website: http://homepage.univie.ac.at/christoph.aubrecht/
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

Dr. Emmanuel Baltsavias
Institute of Geodesy and Photogrammetry, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich), Wolfgang Pauli Str. 15, CH-8093 Zurich, Switzerland
Tel. +41 44 633 3042; Fax: +41 44 633 1101
Website: http://www.igp.ethz.ch/photogrammetry/people/photogrammetry/people/ebaltsav
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

Prof. Dr. Norbert Bartelme
Graz University of Technology, Institute of Geoinformation, Steyrergasse 30, 8010 Graz, Austria
Tel. +43 316 873 6358; Fax: +43 316 873 6845
Website: http://www.geoinformation.tugraz.at/team/bartelme.html
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
European Commission - Joint Research Centre Institute for Environment and Sustainability, Spatial Data Infrastructures Unit, TP 262, Via E. Fermi, 2749, I-21027 Ispra (VA), Italy
Interests: spatial data infrastructures; geo-processing services; environmental information systems; open data and geospatial modeling

Prof. Dr. Jun Chen
No.1 Baishengcun, Zizhuyuan, Beijing 100044, China
Tel. +86 10 68424072; Fax: +86 10 68424101
Website: http://ngcc.sbsm.gov.cn/laboratory/english/researchers/chenjun/chenjun-def.htm
Interests: geographic database update; voronoi dynamic spatial data model; spatio-temporal data model; three-dimensional spatial data model, GIS spatial relationship; data and sharing services of multi-dimensional geospatial fundamental; framework; spatial decision support system; surveying development strategy

Dr. Tao Cheng
Department of Civil, Environmental & Geomatic Engineering, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
Tel. +44 2076 792738; Fax: +44 2073 800453
Website: http://www.cege.ucl.ac.uk
Interests: intelligent geographic information systems; spatio-temporal data modeling, analysis and visualization; spatial data quality and uncertainty

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
Tel. +98 21 61114257; Fax: +98 21 88008837
Website: http://www.ut.ac.ir
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
University of Osnabrück, Institute for Geoinformatics and Remote Sensing (IGF), Barbarastr. 22b, D-49076 Osnabrück, Germany
Tel. +49 541 969 3910
Website: http://www.igf.uni-osnabrueck.de/index.php/de/institut/mitarbeiter/24-mitarbeiterseiten/42?phpMyAdmin=jqVZ0rQxTHiKWrzcNu,QYY52BJe
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
e-GEO, Research Centre for Geography and Regional Planning, FCSH, Universidade Nova de Lisboa Av. de Berna, 26-C, 1069-061 Lisboa, Portugal
Tel. +351 21 790 8300
Website: http://www.fcsh.unl.pt/~egeo/?q=investigador/sergio-freire
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

Prof. Dr. Bin Jiang
Division of Geomatics, KTH Research School, Department of Technology and Built Environment University of Gävle, SE-801 76 Gävle, Sweden
Website: http://fromto.hig.se/~bjg/
Interests: geospatial analysis and modeling; structure and dynamics of urban systems; geoinformatics and computational geography

Prof. Dr. Marinos Kavouras
National Technical University of Athens, 9, H. Polytechniou Str., 157 80 Zografos Campus, Athens, Greece
Tel. +30 210 772 2731; Fax: +30 210 772 2734
Website: http://www.ntua.gr/ontogeo/people/m_kavouras.htm
Interests: theoretical issues in GIScience; knowledge representation; geospatial ontologies; semantic interoperability; spatio-temporal modelling; concept mapping; theoretical cartography

Prof. Dr. Milan Konecny
Department of Geography, Faculty of Science, Masyryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Tel. +420 549 49 5135; Fax: +420 549 49 1061
Website: http://www.muni.cz/people/1927

Prof. Dr. Michael Leitner
Department of Geography and Anthropology, Louisiana State University, E-104 Howe-Russell Complex, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
Tel. +1 225 578 2963; Fax: +1 225 578 4420
Website: http://www.ga.lsu.edu/leitner.html
Interests: dealing with confidential geospatial information in GISciences; spatio-temporal analysis and visualization; crime modeling and mapping; geography of health

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
Tel. +1 804 828 8040
Website: http://www.vcu.edu/homeland
Interests: emergency management; risk assessment; natural hazards; geomatics engineering; chemical sensors
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Sensors for Disaster and Emergency Management Decision Making

Dr. Marguerite Madden
Center for Remote Sensing and Mapping Science (CRMS), Department of Geography, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
Tel. +1 706 542 2379
Website: http://www.crms.uga.edu
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. Martien Molenaar
Department of Geo-information Processing, University of Twente, Hengelosestraat 99, 7514 AE Enschede, The Netherlands
Tel. +31 53 4874229; Fax: +31 53 4874335
Website: http://www.itc.nl/about_itc/whoiswho/viewone.asp?Martien%20Molenaar
Interests: GIS; spatio-temporal data modeling, multi scale approaches; uncertainty; fuzzy modeling; geo-object based image analysis; geodesy; photogrammetry; remote sensing

Prof. Dr. Ammatzia Peled
Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Haifa Haifa 31905, Israel
Tel. +972 4 8240148; Fax: +972 4 8249605
Website: http://geo.haifa.ac.il/~peled/
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
Tel. +44 0 1970 621861
Website: http://www.aber.ac.uk/en/iges/staff/academic-staff/gep9/
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

Prof. Dr. Monika Sester
Institut für Kartographie und Geoinformatik (ikg), Leibniz Universität Hannover, Appelstrasse 9a, 30167 Hannover, Germany
Website: http://www.ikg.uni-hannover.de/index.php?id=sester
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. Wenzhong Shi
Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
Website: http://www.lsgi.polyu.edu.hk/staff/John.Shi/
Interests: uncertainty modelling in spatial data and spatial analysis

Prof. Dr. Andrew Skidmore
ITC, University of Twente, P.O. Box 217, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands
Tel. +31 53 487 44 44; Fax: +31 53 487 44 00
Website: http://www.itc.nl/about_itc/resumes/skidmore.aspx
Interests: vegetation mapping and monitoring; wildlife habitat assessment; hyperspectral remote sensing; AI techniques for handling geoinformation and accuracy assessment

Prof. Dr. Josef Strobl
Austrian Academy of Sciences and Centre for Geoinformatics, University of Salzburg Hellbrunnerstrasse 34, A-5020 Salzburg, Austria
Tel. +43 662 8044 5203; Fax: +43 662 8044 525
Website: http://www.uni-salzburg.at/zgis/strobl
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. 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
Tel. +86 10 81887868; Fax: +86 10 88187800
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. Vladimir Tikunov
Faculty of Geography, M. V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Vorobievy Gory, MSU Main Building, 119991 Moscow, Russia
Tel. +7 495 939 1339; Fax: +7 495 932 8836

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
Tel. +43 1 58801 12225; Fax: +43 1 58801 12299
Website: http://www.ipf.tuwien.ac.at/
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. Qiming Zhou
Department of Geography, Centre for Geo-computation Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Tel. +852 34115048; Fax: +852 34115990
Interests: geographical information system (GIS); remote sensing

Dr. Sisi Zlatanova
GIS Technology Section, Faculty of Architecture and The Built Environment, Delft University of Technology, Delft, The Netherlands
Tel. +31 15 278 2714; Fax: +31 15 278 4422
Website: http://www.gdmc.nl/zlatanova/
Interests: 3D GIS; 3D indoor modelling and navigation; CityGML; 3D analysis; emergency responce
Contribution: Special Issue: Space-Based Technologies for Disaster Risk Management
In other journals:
Special Issue: Sensors for Indoor Mapping and Navigation

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