RESEARCH IN THE DEPARTMENT
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RESEARCH IN THE DEPARTMENT

Recent projects

Recently published in scientific journals

Frankl, Deckers, Moulaert, Van Damme, Haile, Poesen, Nyssen (2016) — Integrated solutions for combating gully erosion in areas prone to soil piping: innovations from the drylands of Northern Ethiopia.
[LAND DEGRADATION & DEVELOPMENT]

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Ooms, Dupont, Lapon, Popelka (2015) — Accuracy and precision of fixation locations recorded with the low-cost Eye Tribe tracker in different experimental setups.
[JOURNAL OF EYE MOVEMENT RESEARCH]

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Yang, Derudder, Taylor, Ni, Shen (2017) — Asymmetric global network connectivities in the world city network, 2013.
[CITIES]

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Recently published in books

De Maeyer (2016) — (Rechts)Vergelijkende studie Belgisch kadaster en buitenlandse kadasters.

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Ooms (2016) — Opleidingen in de cartografie in België.

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De Maeyer, De Coene (2016) — 240 jaar landdekkende grootschalige basiscartografie in België.

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Recent doctorates

Dupont (2016) — Take a look at the landscape!: an eye-tracking study of landscape observation and its influencing factors.

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Fang (2016) — Impact of climate variability on hydrological processes in the Kaidu River Basin (China).

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De Roo (2016) — Putting the past in place: a conceptual data model for a 4D archaeological GIS.

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RESEARCH UNITS

3D Data Acquisitie

UAV (DRONES)
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SURVEY ENGINEERING
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3D MODELLING

Cartography & GIS

CARTOGRAPHY
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GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS (GIS)
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TIME & SPACE

Physical Geography

DEGRADATION AND REHABILITATION IN THE TROPICS
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REGIONAL GEOMORPHOLOGY
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EROSION PROCESSES AND -CONTROL

Landscape Research

LANDSCAPE PERCEPTION AND –EXPERIENCE
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LANDSCAPE ECOLOGY AND LANDSCAPE PLANNING
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HISTORIC LANDSCAPE AS HERITAGE

Social and Economic Geography

TRAVEL BEHAVIOUR, TRANSPORT AND LOGISTICS
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WORLD CITY SYSTEMS AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
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LOCATION DECISIONS, LAND USE MODELS AND LAND DEVELOPMENT