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Researcher: de Souza Junior, P (Professor Paulo de Souza Junior)

Fields of Research

Exploration Geochemistry
Information Systems
Pattern Recognition and Data Mining
Neural, Evolutionary and Fuzzy Computation
Computer-Human Interaction
Condensed Matter Characterisation Technique Development
Extraterrestrial Geology
Environmental Monitoring
Input, Output and Data Devices
Mineral Processing/Beneficiation
Physical Sciences
Applied Statistics
Computer Software
Virtual Reality and Related Simulation
Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing
Distributed Computing
Environmental Engineering Modelling
Adaptive Agents and Intelligent Robotics
Analysis of Algorithms and Complexity
Environmental Chemistry (incl. Atmospheric Chemistry)

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments
Expanding Knowledge in the Physical Sciences
Marine Oceanic Processes (excl. climate related)
Information Processing Services (incl. Data Entry and Capture)
Environmentally Sustainable Information and Communication Services
Information Services
Expanding Knowledge in the Information and Computing Sciences
Mining and Extraction of Iron Ores
Expanding Knowledge in Technology
Physical and Chemical Conditions of Water for Urban and Industrial Use
Information and Communication Services
Mineral Exploration
Computer Software and Services
Environmental and Natural Resource Evaluation
National Security
Mobile Data Networks and Services
Natural Hazards in Urban and Industrial Environments

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A Bayesian framework for the automated online assessment of sensor data quality; Sensors
A low-cost 3 projector display system for pain reduction and improved patient recovery times; 24th Australian Computer-Human Interaction Conference (OzCHI 2012)
A quality control framework for marine sensing using statistical, causal inference; OCEANS11 MST/IEEE KONA
Analysis of Heavy Metals in Marine Sediment using a Portable X-ray Fluorescence Spectrometer Onboard an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle; Oceans 2012 MTS/IEEE
Analysis of hydrodynamic model outputs characterising the SE Tasmanian coastal region using a self-organizing feature map; AMSA NZMSS (Australian Marine Sciences Association and New Zealand Marine Sciences Society Joint Conference
Ancient aqueous environments at Endeavour Crater, Mars; Science
Ancient impact and aqueous processes at Endeavour Crater, Mars; Science
Assessing uncertainties in a simple and cheap experiment; European Journal of Physics
Automated Data Quality Assessment of Marine Sensors; Sensors
Bounce Rock - A shergottite-like basalt encountered at Meridiani Planum, Mars; Meteoritics and Planetary Science
Combining wireless sensor networks and machine learning for flash flood nowcasting; Proceedings of the 2014 IEEE 28th International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications Workshops, IEEE WAINA 2014
Constraints on the geologic history of 'Home Plate' materials provided by clast morphology and texture; Journal of Geophysical Research-Space Physics
Exploration of Victoria Crater by the Mars Rover Opportunity; Science
Field reconnaissance geologic mapping of the Columbia Hills, Mars, based on Mars Exploration Rover Spirit and MRO HiRISE observations; Journal of Geophysical Research-Space Physics
Field-portable Mossbauer spectroscopy on Earth, the Moon, Mars, and beyond; Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis
High concentrations of manganese and sulfur in deposits on Murray Ridge, Endeavour Crater, Mars; The American Mineralogist
Identification of patterns over regional scales using self-organising maps on images from marine modelling outputs; 2012 International Conference on Digital Image Computing Techniques and Applications (DICTA)
Identifying Prototype States within Hydrodynamic Model Outputs using a Self-Organising Feature Map; Oceans 2012 MTS/IEEE
In-situ Mössbauer spectroscopy with MIMOS II; Hyperfine Interactions
Innovation and Industrial Research; CSIRO Publishing
Low-Cost Marine Monitoring: from Sensors to Information Delivery; OCEANS11 MST/IEEE KONA
Magic Map
MelissAR: Towards augmented visual analytics of honey bee behaviour; 34th Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI2016)
Mineralogy and chemistry of cobbles at Meridiani Planum, Mars, investigated by the Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity; Journal of Geophysical Research-Space Physics
Mössbauer analysis of iron ore and rapidly reduced iron ore treated by micro-discharge using carbon felt; Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry
Mössbauer spectral curve fitting combining fundamentally different techniques; Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research, Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms
On retrieving patterns in environmental sensor data; Earth Science Informatics
Onboard assessment of XRF spectra using genetic algorithms for decision making on an autonomous underwater vehicle; Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research. Section B. Beam Interactions With Materials and Atoms
Pattern Mining for Query Answering in Marine Sensor Data; Digital Information Management International Conference 2011 (ICDIM'11)
Performance Evaluation of the Impact of Mobile Base Station on Clustered Wireless Sensor Networks; IEEE Sensors 2009
Relocatable, automated cost-benefit analysis for marine sensor network design; Sensors
Silica-rich deposits and hydrated minerals at Gusev Crater, Mars: Vis-NIR spectral characterization and regional mapping; Icarus (San Diego): International Journal of Solar System Studies
Smart Query Answering for Marine Sensor Data; Sensors
Spatiotemporal interpolation for environmental modelling; Sensors
Spectral, mineralogical, and geochemical variations across Home Plate, Gusev Crater, Mars indicate high and low temperature alteration; Earth and Planetary Science Letters
Spirit Mars Rover Mission: Overview and selected results from the northern Home Plate Winter Haven to the side of Scamander crater; Journal of Geophysical Research-Space Physics
Visual assessment of spatial data interpolation; Big Data Visual Analytics, BDVA 2015

Research Projects

Design of communication gateways for micro-sensing devices deployable on insects; CSIRO-Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
Discover and build smart analysis application about the Web monitoring system - (scholarship Meng Zhang top-up scholarship); CSIRO-Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)
Balancing Robustness and redundancy in Environmental Sensor Networks

Research Candidate Supervision

Balancing Robustness and Redundancy in Environmental Sensor Networks
Benthic Habitat Mapping by Autonomous Underwater Vehicles
Chemical Analysis of Sediments Using X-Ray Fluorescence On-board an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle
Design of communication gateways for micro-sensing devices deployable on insects
Discover and build smart analysis application about the web monitoring system
Image Recognition Techniques, Incorporating Deformable Shape Models, for Automated Data Collection in Fisheries Applications
Modelling Acoustic Propagation Under-ice in Support of AUV Missions in Antarctica
On Building Context to Fit Data Query to Purpose
Software architechtural analysis for knowledge anomaly detection in heterogeneous data streams