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Researcher: Aryal, J (Dr Jagannath Aryal)

Fields of Research

Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
Environmental Management
Geomatic Engineering
Tourist Behaviour and Visitor Experience
Geospatial Information Systems
Surveying (incl. Hydrographic Surveying)
Economic Geography
Conservation and Biodiversity
Health, Clinical and Counselling Psychology
Social and Cultural Geography
Wildlife and Habitat Management
Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience
Forestry Fire Management
Distributed and Grid Systems
Invasive Species Ecology
Natural Resource Management
Sociology and Social Studies of Science and Technology
Landscape Ecology
Human Geography
Tourism Policy
Health Promotion
Ecological Impacts of Climate Change

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Urban and Industrial Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Forest and Woodlands Land Management
Land and Water Management of environments
Tourism
Forest and Woodlands Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Environmental and Natural Resource Evaluation
Behaviour and Health
Environment
Natural Hazards in Mountain and High Country Environments
Environmental Management Systems
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity of environments
Natural Hazards in Coastal and Estuarine Environments
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Sparseland, Permanent Grassland and Arid Zone Environments
Expanding Knowledge in the Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences
Application Tools and System Utilities
Tourism Infrastructure Development
Equity and Access to Education
Education and Training Systems Policies and Development
Water Allocation and Quantification
Sustainability Indicators
Expanding Knowledge in Engineering
Natural Hazards in Forest and Woodlands Environments
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity at Regional or Larger Scales
Climate Change Mitigation Strategies
Socio-Cultural Issues in Tourism
Urban and Industrial Land Management
Nutrition
Natural Hazards in Urban and Industrial Environments
Economic Issues in Tourism
Global Effects of Climate Change and Variability (excl. Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and the South Pacific) (excl. Social Impacts)
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Urban and Industrial Environments
Expanding Knowledge in the Mathematical Sciences
Ecosystem Assessment and Management at Regional or Larger Scales
Social Impacts of Climate Change and Variability
Social Structure and Health
Urban Land Policy
Food Safety

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

3D modelling and analysis: ISO standard tools for air traffic; The 20th International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision (WSCG)
A geospatial approach to assessing soil erosion in a watershed by integrating socio-economic determinants and the RUSLE model; Natural Hazards
A hybrid neural network based Australian wildfire prediction: a novel approach using environmental and satellite imagery; 20th International Congress on Modelling and Simulation (MODSIM2013)
A multiscale, object-based image analysis approach in assessing biodiversity for Nepal and New Zealand sites; 32nd Asian Conference on Remote Sensing 2011
A New Approach for Mapping Vegetation Communities in Urban Areas; In: Ecology Across the Tasman, 3rd joint conference of the New Zealand Ecological Society and the Ecological Society of Australia
A relative density ratio-based framework for detection of land cover changes in MODIS NDVI time series; IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing
A robust multi-kernel change detection framework for detecting leaf beetle defoliation using Landsat 7 ETM+ data; ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
A statistical framework for near-real time detection of beetle infestation in pine forests using MODIS data; IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters
Advancing in spatial object recognition: GEOBIA approach; 16th International Conference on Geographic Information Science (AGILE 2013)
Application of Earth observation data and spatial analytics: impacts in multi-disciplinary research; 2016 Geography and Spatial Sciences Annual Conference, UTAS
Association of Spatial Object Recognition and GEOBIA: an Experimental Approach; Proceedings of the AGILE'2012 International Conference on Geographic Information Science
Auction Theory: Bidder's Perspective in a Public Out-Cry English Auction; International Journal of Computer and Information Science and Engineering
Auction Theory: Bidder's Perspective in an English Auction Environment; In Proceedings of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology
Autonomous framework for sensor network quality annotation: maximum probability clustering approach; 14th International Conference on Computational Science
Big data architecture for environmental analytics; 11th IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology 2015
Big data integration shows Australian bush-fire frequency is increasing significantly; Royal Society Open Science
Cloud computing based bushfire prediction for cyber-physical emergency applications; Future Generation Computer Systems
Comparing GIS-based support vector machine kernel functions for landslide susceptibility mapping; Arabian Journal of Geosciences
Deep cognitive imaging systems enable estimation of continental-scale fire incidence from climate data; Scientific Reports
Detecting beetle infestations in pine forest using MODIS NDVI time-series data; IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS 2013)
Development of an intelligent environmental knowledge recommendation system for sustainable water resource management using MODIS satellite imagery; IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS 2013)
Development of an intelligent environmental knowledge system for sustainable agricultural decision support; Environmental Modelling and Software
Dynamic evaluation and visualisation of the quality and reliability of sensor data sources; International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications
Environmental object recognition in a natural image: an experimental approach using geographic object based image analysis (GEOBIA); International Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Information Systems
Environmental spatio-temporal ontology for the linked open data cloud; 12th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications 2013
Evaluation and visualization of hydrological sensor network: an integrated approach using MODIS images; 16th International Conference on Geographic Information Science (AGILE 2013)
Extracting urban forests in GEOBIA framework using AGROVOC and WorldView-2 imagery; 5th Geographic Object-Based Image Analysis Conference
Farm biosecurity hot spots prediction using big data analytics; 2015 IEEE 31st International Conference on Data Engineering Workshops
Fuzzy Shannon entropy: a hybrid GIS-based Landslide Susceptibility Mapping method; Entropy
Impact des niveaux d’échelle sur l’étude des feux de forèts du sud-est de la France; Revue Internationale de Geomatique
Impact du changement d’échelle sur l’étude des causes des feux de forêts du sud-est de la France; 11th Spatial Analysis and Geomatics Conference 2015
Intelligent environmental knowledge system for sustainable water resource management solution; 16th International Conference on Geographic Information Science (AGILE 2013)
Interactive visual big data analytics for large area farm biosecurity monitoring: i-EKbase system; 4th International Workshop on Big Data, Streams and Heterogeneous Source Mining: Algorithms, Systems, Programming Models and Applications
Investigating aggregation effect in a Geographic Object-Based Image Analysis (GEOBIA) environment; Geography and Spatial Sciences Annual Conference
Investigating aggregation effect in depicting urban tress in a geobia environment; 5th Geographic Object-Based Image Analysis Conference
Investigating the price of the New Zealand wool clip using modelling approaches; In proceedings of the 18th World IMACS / MODSIM Congress
Land cover class extraction in GEOBIA using environmental spatial temporal ontology; 5th Geographic Object-Based Image Analysis Conference
Mapping private gardens in urban areas using object-oriented techniques and very high-resolution satellite imagery; Landscape and Urban Planning: An International Journal on Landscape Design, Conservation and Reclamation, Planning and Urban Ecology
Mobile application based sustainable irrigation water usage decision support system: an intelligent sensor CLOUD approach; IEEE Sensors 2013
Near-real time detection of beetle infestation in pine forests using MODIS data; IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing
Nominated to chair or co-chair sessions at IGARSS 2013; International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium
Nominated to chair the session on Segmentation; 6th Geographic Object-Based Image Analysis Conference
Nominated to chair the session on Urban Analysis II; 5th Geographic Object-Based Image Analysis Conference
Object-Based Classification of Ikonos Imagery for Mapping Large-Scale Vegetation Communities in Urban Areas; Sensors
Object-oriented classification and Ikonos multispectral imagery for mapping vegetation communities in urban areas; In Proceedings: The 17th Annual Colloquium of the Spatial Information Research Centre
On the Usefulness of Very High Resolution IKONOS Satellite Imagery for Vegetation Mapping; . In Proceedings: 16th Annual Colloquium of the Spatial Information Research Centre
Optimization Approaches for a Complex Dairy Farm Simulation Model; International Journal of Computer and Information Engineering
Predictive habitat modelling to estimate petrel breeding colony sizes: sooty shearwaters (Puffinus griseus) and mottled petrels (Pterodroma inexpectata) on Whenua Hou Island; New Zealand Journal of Zoology
Quantifying bushfire mapping uncertainty using single and multi-scale approach: a case study from Tasmania, Australia; GEOBIA 2016: Solutions and Synergies
Quantitative Analysis of Pollutant Emissions in the Context of Demand Responsive Transport; Computational Science and Its Applications - ICCSA 2011, International Conference
R as a GIS: illustrating scale and aggregation problems with forest fire data; Procedia Environmental Sciences
R as a GIS: illustrating scale and aggregation problems with forest fire data; Spatial Statistics 2015: Engineering Patterns
Recognising geographic objects using GEOBIA: applications, challenges and future outlook; School of Land and Food Seminar Series
Recommending Environmental Big Data Using Semantically Guided Machine Learning; Large Scale and Big Data: Processing and Management
Recommending environmental knowledge as linked open data cloud using semantic machine learning; 29th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering
Remote Sensing Satellite Images for Vegetation Mapping: Multi-resolution Imagery and Object-oriented Techniques for Vegetation Mapping of Urban Areas; Lambert Academic Publishing
Scalar data analysis for assessing biodiversity of various geographical territories using GEOBIA; Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on GEographic Object Based Image Analysis – GEOBIA 2012
Smart city and geospatiality: Hobart deeply learned; Geography and Spatial Sciences Annual Conference
Smart city and geospatiality: Hobart deeply learned; 2015 IEEE 31st International Conference on Data Engineering Workshops
Solving the optimal location problem in forest fire control with fuzzy data points; Proceedings of the AGILE'2012 International Conference on Geographic Information Science
Standardising CosmOz probe based soil moisture measurements; The 20th World Congress of Soil Science
The polygon overlay problem in electoral geography; Spatial Accuracy 2016
The weighted fuzzy barycenter: definition and application to forest fire control in the PACA region; International Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Information Systems
Tracking tourists’ travel with smartphone-based GPS technology: a methodological discussion; Information Technology & Tourism
Use of the Bradley–Terry Model to Quantify Association in Remotely Sensed Images; I E E E Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing

Research Projects

16th AGILE Conference on Geographic Information Science; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
An object based spatial statistical approach in mapping smart cities; Department of Education and Training (Commonwealth) (DoEdT (Cwth))
Multi-scale modelling for the analysis of remote sensing data with applications to urban green space mapping / change detection and native grasslands monitoring; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Science-based interventions reversing negative impacts of invasive plants in Nepal; UK Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)
Sense-T Stage 2: Sensing Tourist Travel ('Tourist tracking project')
Tourist Tracking Technology Phase 2 Development
Tracking trail users' movement in the Skane region of Sweden using the Tracer technology
Understanding the Risk Segments, Travel Behaviour and Enhancing the Road Safety for Tourists to Tasmania

Research Candidate Supervision

A Framework for Determining the Economic, Social and Environmental Value of Open Green Space in Australian Urban Environments and the Implications for Governance and Plannning Praxis of these Spaces
An Optimum Boundary for the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area
Developing Methods and Producing Estimates for the Tree Resource outside Forest- As a Contribution to Natural Resources Policy Formulation
Estimation of Snow Properties using Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
Stochastic Modeling for Satellite Data Analysis
Vegetation Mapping with Object-Based Classification Methods of GIS Technology.