Theses

A list of all theses completed in the programme. The colors indicate the university of the main supervisor.

2017

Extraction and Visual Analysis of Negative Traffic Events from Weibo Data
Chenyu Zuo | Presentation
Spatial Optimization of Wind Farm Allocation
Dragana Subotic | Presentation
Legend-less Maps
Md. Marufur Rahman | Presentation
Do Taxi Drivers Choose the Shortest Routes?
Junyan Li | Presentation
Combining Open-Source Programming Languages with GIS for Spatial Data Science
Maja Kalinic | Presentation
Glacier Extents of the Greater Caucasus mountain range derived from manual interpretation and digital classification of Landsat satellite data
Kate Doyle | Presentation
Concept and Implementation of a Contextualized Navigable 3D Landscape Model: The Uch Enmek Example (Altai Republic, Siberia)
Mussab Mohamed Abuelhassan Abdalla
Application of multi-temporal fragmentation indices in the characterisation of urban development
Katalin Joó
Indoor Landmark and Indoor Wayfinding: The Indoor Landmark Identification Issue
Rohini Gangaputra
Visualizing dynamic spatial height information in a dam monitoring context
Amir Ashkan Baghdoust
Increasing the Statistical Significance for MODIS Active Fire Hotspots in Portugal Using One-Class Support Vector Machines
Vikram Devi Eswaramoorthy
3D Thematic Mapping and Visualization in CesiumJS Virtual Globe
Dayanc Moradi
Using high-resolution optical satellite imagery to observe glaciers and rock glaciers in Northern Tien Shan, Central Asia
Alexandra Strel | Presentation
Usability of an adjusted IndoorTubes map design for indoor wayfinding on mobile devices
Vasileios Toutziaris | Presentation
An Empirical Evaluation of 2D and Interactive 3D Terrain Visualisations for Cycling Maps
Myles Cook | Presentation
Object-based classification for estimation of built-up density within urban environment
Jurai Murcko | Presentation
The Effect of Satellite Image Resolution and Minimum Mapping Unit on the Accuracy of Forest Cover Maps
Aleksandra Draksler | Presentation
Mobile re-use of georeferenced media content of Sächsische Zeitung
Abdelrahman Abdelhamid Abdelhady Hussein
Comparing Mouse- and Touch-based Map Interaction for Target Search Tasks on Large Screens
Shuoyan Huang

2016

Automated derivation of zoomable web maps with handmade look and feel
Furui Sun
Design of Mobile Maps with Open Source Mapping Platforms
Chiyuan Gu
Generation of a high-quality physiographic map as a base for nature conservation and land planning
Ethan Oleson
Motorway network depiction from OpenStreetMap data in accordance with cartographic demands
Sigita Grinfelde
Integrated Web Based Visualization of Railway Track Information
Youssef Zouine | Presentation
Spatiotemporal Visual Analysis of Traffic Flow Patterns Related to Transport Hubs from Floating Car Data
Shirui Wang
Visual Analysis of Origin/Destination Time Patterns of Travellers
Katre Karja | Presentation
Extraction of user's stays from GPS logs: A comparison of three spatio-temporal clustering approaches
Francisco Daniel Porras Bernárdez | Presentation

2015

A photo-based route visualization method for indoor way-finding
Shihui Xu | Presentation
Automated detection and explicit modelling of structural relations for the generalisation of island groups
Benedikt Víðisson
Biotic and Thermal Spatial Patterns in the Altai Mountains from MODIS Time Series Detection, Characterisation and Web Integration
Anudari Batsaikhan
Design and implementation of an automated workflow to provide a zoomable web mapping application using artistic styles
Maximilian Hartl
A Decision Support System for Sales Territory Planning using the Genetic Algorithm
Shahin Sharifi Noorian
Visual Exploration of Spatial-Temporal Traffic Congestion Patterns Using Floating Car Data
Candra Sari Djati Kartika | Presentation
Spatial Temporal Analysis of Social Media Data
Smita Singh | Presentation
Artistic Decorations in Early Modern Cartography: A Study Case of Maps of the Dutch Golden Age
Anna Makrostergiou | Presentation
Procedural 3D modeling and visualization of geotypical Bavarian rural buildings in Esri CityEngine software
Ieva Dobrāja | Presentation
The derivation of digital embroid styled maps
Lin Dong 
Investigation and visualisation of geodetic glacier mass balance in the Central Tien Shan based on historical declassified Corona KH4 and KH9 Hexagon imagery
Franz Goerlich 
Detection and visualization of glacier area changes at the Lake Paiku Basin (Tibet, China) using multi-temporal remote sensing imagery from 1974-2010
Maria Elena Vargas Amado
The effectiveness of uncertainty visualization in a "Coordinated Multiple View" environment using a temporal dataset (case study)
Lisa Clemens | Presentation
Algorithm Design and Implementation of Map Matching of City-wide Floating Car Data
Luyi Han | Presentation

2014

Large-Scale Industrial Site Selection Using a Minimum Natural Risk Approach – Concept and Prototypic Implementation
Anne Birckigt | Presentation
The automatic generalisation of buildings whilst maintaining the settlement structure: A case study based on the 1:50.000 Swiss National Map Series
Anna Vetter | Presentation
An Assessment of the Solar Potential of Roofs within a Web-based Solar Cadastre
Ekaterina Chuprikova 
Visualization and investigation of geodetic glacier mass balances at Shishapangma Arca (Tibet, China)
Panagiota Nikolakakou 
A Cartographic Approach to Spatio-temporal Data Visualization of Events in Visual Analytics Applications
Alice Rühl 
Investigations of Regional Treeline Migration - Examples from the Altai and Tien Shan Mountains
Catherine Hartley 
Procedural developing of a reconstruction of archaeological model applied to the case study Nymphaeum of the Sanctuary of Diana in Nemi, Italy
Abdullah Alattas
Visual reconstruction of archaeological data of the Sanctuary of Diana at Nemi, Italy
Mariana Danielova | Presentation
Deriving the distribution of population from nighttime lights data
Ainur Matayeva | Presentation
Testing the Usability of OpenStreetMap's iD Tool
Jan Bastian Behrens
Web based visual analysis of 3D lightning data
Mohammad Abusohyon
Smart Campus Map
Shayan Nikoohemat | Presentation
Web mapping application for operative fire and water services
Mostafa ElFouly | Presentation
Modeling individual's Familiarity of Places Using Social Media
Wangshu Wang | Presentation

2013

Modeling individual's Familiarity of Places Using Social Media
Linxueyang Zhao | Presentation
3D Modeling and Visualization of Archaeological Data
Pei Zhang
Persistence of Physical Patterns of a Mountain Landscape – Detection and Map Representation
Carlos Ernesto Vázquez Arias
3D Mapping of Volumetric Changes of Selected East Alpine Glaciers - Example: Dachstein Massif
Katharina Zöphel
Derivation of continuous zoomable road network maps through utilization of Space-Scale-Cube
Meysam Aliakbarian | Presentation
Cross-Media 3D Cartography of ‘Europe at the Last Ice Age’ Based on Initial Data Compilations
Mara Jaunsproge
Hybrid Autostereoscopic 3D Methods for Depicting High-Relief Terrain. Case Study: Dachstein Austria
Jeffrey Thomas Welter
Categorization and Visualization of Twitter Data
Raluca Georgeta Nicola