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Researcher: Osborn, JE (Dr Jon Osborn)

Research Fields

Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
Surveying (incl. Hydrographic Surveying)
Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Geomatic Engineering
Education
Dental Materials and Equipment
Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development
Social and Cultural Geography
Forestry Management and Environment
Science, Technology and Engineering Curriculum and Pedagogy
Earth Sciences
Higher Education
Natural Resource Management
Educational Technology and Computing
Water Resources Engineering
Zoology
Biomedical Engineering
Wildlife and Habitat Management
Synchrotrons; Accelerators; Instruments and Techniques
Ophthalmology
Mechanical Engineering
Galactic Astronomy
Physical Oceanography
Artificial Life
Educational Administration, Management and Leadership
Civil Engineering
Interdisciplinary Engineering
Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience
Specialist Studies in Education
Structural Engineering
Image Processing
Phycology (incl. Marine Grasses)
Economic Geography
Conservation and Biodiversity
Tree Improvement (Selection and Breeding)
Bacteriology
Infrastructure Engineering and Asset Management
Biomechanics
Transport Engineering
Geospatial Information Systems
Forestry Sciences
Evolutionary Biology

Research Impact

Education and Training Systems
Plant Production and Plant Primary Products
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Hydro-Electric Energy
Dental Health
Technological and Organisational Innovation
Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Hardwood Plantations
Native Forests
Softwood Plantations
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Forest and Woodlands Environments
Expanding Knowledge in Technology
Learner and Learning Achievement
Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Teaching and Instruction
Marine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Health
Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
Assessment and Evaluation of Curriculum
Environmental and Natural Resource Evaluation
Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Water Management
Application Software Packages (excl. Computer Games)
Environment
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments
Information and Communication Services
Forestry
Road Safety
Education and Training Systems Policies and Development
Pedagogy
Scientific Instruments
Hearing, Vision, Speech and Their Disorders
Learner Development
Land and Water Management of environments
Education and Training
Forest and Woodlands Land Management
Rehabilitation of Degraded Forest and Woodlands Environments
Nautical Equipment (excl. Yachts)
Cultural Understanding
Communication
Marine Oceanic Processes (excl. climate related)
Climate Variability (excl. Social Impacts)

Career Best Publications

Characterizing the roughness of freshwater biofilms using a photogrammetric methodology; Biofouling
Lifelong Learning: Flexible delivery and CPD; The Trans Tasman Surveyor
Mapping ear canal movement using area-based surface matching; Journal of the Acoustical Society of America
Mapping Tooth Surface Loss with a Fixed-Base Stereo Camera; The Photogrammetric Record
Schooling affects the feeding success of Australian salmon (Arripis trutta) when preying on mysid swarms (Paramesopodopsis rufa); Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology
Tracking students' perceptions of their learning across disciplines: A team approach to reflective practice; Australian Association for Research in Education Conference

Research Publications

nexus: journal of undergraduate science engineering and technology; UniServe Science
A baseline study of the effect of freshwater biofilms in hydraulic conduit; IAHR World Congress
A comparative study of methods for surface area and three-dimensional shape measurement of coral skeletons; Limnology and Oceanography: Methods
A Faculty-Wide Collaborative Approach to Developing and Implementing a Generic Attributes Curriculum; Fifth Annual Teaching Matters Conference
A synthesis of remote sensing tools to measure and monitor forest structure and carbon storage
Aligning Information Literacy with the Faculty Teaching and Learning Agenda; Australian Academic & Research Libraries
Alternatives to LiDAR-derived canopy height models for softwood plantations: a review and example using photogrammetry; Australian Forestry
An experimental aquarium for observing the schooling behaviour of Antarctic krill (Euphausia superba); Deep-Sea Research. Part 2: Topical Studies in Oceanography
An Image Interpretation Model to Support Integration of Image Understanding Techniques within a GIS: Delineation of Road Structures from Aerial Imagery; International GIS/GPS'97 Symposium, ISTANBUL-97
Analytical and digital photogrammetry; Animal Groups in Three Dimensions
Authentic learning: a paradigm for increasing student motivation in an era of mass education; Teaching Matters 2010 Conference
Building an online Scientific Communication Skills resource: creating contentful engagement; Teaching Matters 2016: Transforming Practice Through Innovation and Partnerships
Calibrating LiDAR derived canopy metrics to account for data acquisition parameters and forest condition in Radiata pine plantations; School of Geography and Environmental Studies Conference 2007
Calibration of a Kodak DCS200 Digital Camera
Characterizing the roughness of freshwater biofilms using a photogrammetric methodology; Biofouling
Design and Calibration of Close-Range Stereophotogrammetric Systems in Biology and Biomedicine
Designing and mapping a generic attributes curriculum for science undergraduate students: a faculty-wide collaborative project; UniServe Science
Digital Very Close Range Photogrammetry of a Test Object Incorporating Optical Texture; 7th Conferernce on Optical 3-D Measurement Techniques
Drag force and surface roughness measurements on freshwater biofouled surfaces; Biofouling: The Journal of Bioadhesion and Biofilm Research
Flexible delivery of communiction skills to science students: a faculty-wide project; Improving Learning Outcomes Through Flexible Science Teaching Symposium
From federation to futurism; Future Technology
Generating spatially explicit canopy height and timber estimates using airborne laser scanner and air photo data; Victorian Tasmanian Survey Conference 2004: Across the Strait
Geomatics at the University of Tasmania - Three years down the track; 39th Australian Surveyors Congress
Geomatics! Research Activities in Australian Universities; Australian Surveyor
Geomatics: A New Undergraduate Degree At The University Of Tasmania; Australian Surveyor
Heart rate as a measure of stress in Antarctic krill, Euphausia superba; Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom
High Speed Digital Video- a practical tool for measurement and motion analysis; 42nd Australian Surveyors Congress
Influence of food and predatory attack on mysid swarm dynamics; Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom
Lifelong Learning: Flexible delivery and CPD; The Trans Tasman Surveyor
Lifelong Learning: Flexible Delivery and CPD; 2nd Trans Tasman Surveyors Conference
Making science relevant: A faculty-wide initiative towards enhancing the student experience through authentic learning activities; Uniserve Science Annual Conference, 2010
Mapping a non-carious cervical lesion using stereo-imagery and dental casts incorporating optical texture; The Journal of Dentistry
Mapping Canopy Height of Radiata Pine Plantation in Tasmania, Australia, using Softcopy Photogrammetry; International Journal of Geoinformatics
Mapping Canopy Heights with a Digital Photogrammetry Inventory; 9th Australasian Remote Sensing Photogrammetry Conference
Mapping ear canal movement using area-based surface matching; Journal of the Acoustical Society of America
Mapping Matters Part 1
Mapping Matters Part 3
Mapping Surface Biofilms to Improve the Efficiency of Water Conveyance; Spatial Science Institute Biennial International Conference (SSC)
Mapping Tooth Surface Loss with a Fixed-Base Stereo Camera; The Photogrammetric Record
New Optical Telescope for the University of Tasmania
nexus: Journal of Undergraduate Science Engineering and Technology; How to Start an Undergraduate Research Journal
Online support for written communication skills - the Scribble resource; Fifth Annual Teaching Matters Conference
Photogrammetric classification of sponge morphometric diversity; Australasian Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Conference 14
Quantitative 3-Dimensional Motion Analysis of Krill and Mysids in Aggregations; 2nd SCAR Open Science Conference 'Antarctica in the Earth System'
Relating a Landsat TM Image to Radiata Pine Plantation Structure; 9th Australasian Remote Sensing Photogrammetry Conference
Remote Sensing of Forests: Estimation Canopy Height and Tree Stocking in Pinus Radiata Plantations; 39th Australian Surveyors Congress
Respiration rate and cost of swimming for Antarctic krill, Euphausia superba, in large groups in the laboratory; Marine Biology
Schooling affects the feeding success of Australian salmon (Arripis trutta) when preying on mysid swarms (Paramesopodopsis rufa); Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology
Scribbling and Babbling with the best: enhancing student communications skills to meet the world head on; Teaching Matters
Selection of a Remote Sensing System for Application to Pine Plantation Timber Inventory; 9th Australasian Remote Sensing Photogrammetry Conference
Southern Exposure; 39th Australian Surveyors Congress
Spatial Sciences Institute - Tasmanian Region Chair's Report - January 2007
Stereo-Photogrammetric Mapping of Tooth Replicas Incorporating Texture; The Photogrammetric Record
Stereophotogrammetric Mapping Of The Anterior Surface Of The Human Cornea; ISPRS
Technological Forecasting: for the Spatial Information Industry; 2001 - A Spatial Odyssey 42nd Australian Surveyors Congress
The 2010-2011 Learning and Teaching Academic Standards (LTAS) project for Science defined a set of nationally agreed Threshold Learning Outcomes (TLOs) for Australian graduates of bachelor level science degrees; Teaching Matters 2012
The application of digital photogrammetric techniques to mapping tree height in Eucalypt plantations
The impact of the calibration method on the accuracy of point clouds derived using unmanned aerial vehicle multi-view stereopsis; Remote Sensing
Timber Inventory in Wet Eucalypt Forest Using Small Footprint LiDAR; Spatial Science Institute Biennial International Conference (SSC)
Tracking students' perceptions of their learning across disciplines: A team approach to reflective practice; Australian Association for Research in Education Conference
University News: Centre for Spatial Information Science School of Geography and Environmental Studies
Welcome to the new Scientific Communication Skills online resource scribbling and babbling with the best!; Teaching Matters 2016: Transforming Practice Through Innovation and Partnerships
What do we teach them and what are they learning? Evaluation and assessment of the information literacy skills of science students; UniServe Science

Research Projects

Business Competition Grant - School of Geography and Environmental Studies; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Deployment and integration of cost-effective, high spatial resolution, remotely sensed data for the Australian forestry industry; Forest & Wood Products Australia Limited (FWPA)
Freshwater Biofouling of Hydraulic Conduits: Impact, Mitigation, and Control, and the Consequences of Climate Change; Australian Research Council (ARC)
High speed video image capture and motion analysis system; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
How Do Schools of Aquatic Crustaceans Save Energy; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Improvement of Water Conveying Efficiency in Hydroelectric Power Generation Systems by Optimising Pipe Friction Losses; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Improving the accuracy of plantation inventory through the integrated application of digital photogrammetry, satellite image analysis and GIS technology; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Internal organization of aquatic crustacean aggregations; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Investigation of photogrammetric problems with reference to the determination of fish schooling patterns and biomass estimation; CSIRO/University of Tasmania (CSIRO/UTAS)
Optimizing remotely acquired, dense point cloud data for plantation inventory; Forest & Wood Products Australia Limited (FWPA)
Photogrammetric Measurement of Forest Inventory; North Forest Products (NFP)
Program 1.1-Monitoring and Measuring; CRC Forestry Ltd (CRCF)
Skin Friction Control Using Engineering and Biological Surface Coatings; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Camera Calibrations
Investigation of Orthophoto
Photogrammetric Mapping of the Pontville Bridge
Sense-T: Adaptive Water Resource Management (Social Science element)
Tree Heights Project

Research Candidate Supervision

A knowledge-based approach to mapping roads from aerial imagery using a GIS database geographic information system
Adaptive co-management of water in the Ringarooma catchment
Application of digital photogrammetry to plantation timber inventory
Carbon Dynamics of Anthropogenic Forest Use with Resource Extraction and Recovery, in Relation to Climate Change Science and Biodiversity
Creating a geography of sustainability with community based state of the environment reporting
Developing Methods and Producing Estimates for the Tree Resource outside Forest- As a Contribution to Natural Resources Policy Formulation
Development and Application of a Single Beam Acoustics and Underwater Videography in Marine Benthic Habitat Assessment and Mapping
Development of methods and algarithms to extract forest inventory measures from airborne image and LiDAR data
Development of Methods and Algorithms to Extract Forest Inventory Measures from Airbourne Image and LiDAR Data
Digital photogrammetric mapping of canopy height
Estimating Stem Profile Using Canopy Metrics- A Forest Inventory Application for Airborne Remote Sensing
Mapping the Progression of Non-Carious Cervical Lesions
Optimising airbourne LiDAR positioning for remote area geophysical surveys
Remote Sensing for Land Cover Classification and Change Detection
Small Format Digital Aerial Photography for Mapping and Monitoring Seagrass Habitats in Shallow Temperate Marine Waters
The Axis Mundi- The Role of Community Gatherings in Cultural Development
The Development and Application of a Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Laser Scanning System for Forest Management