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Alzaghrini, N., Srour, F. J., & Srour, I. (2019). Using GIS and optimization to manage construction and demolition waste: The case of abandoned quarries in Lebanon. Waste Management, 95, 139–149.

Giorgos Papantoniou, & Niki Kyriakou. (2018). Sacred Landscapes and the Territoriality of Iron Age Cypriot Polities: The Applicability of GIS. American Journal of Archaeology, 122(4), 541-577.

Sadr, K. (2017). The Effect of Urban Sprawl on Archaeological Sites Between Johannesburg and the River Vaal: A GIS Study. The South African Archaeological Bulletin, 72(205), 71-79.

Blakely, Sandra. Human Geography, GIS Technology, and Ancient Mysteries: A Case Study from the Island of Samothrace. Getty Research JournalNo. 7 (2015), pp. 133-141.

Jiang, Quanbao; Zhang, Yanping; Sánchez-Barricarte, Jesús. Marriage Expenses in Rural China. China Review, Vol. 15, No. 1 (Spring 2015), pp. 207-236

Clarkson, Chris; Bellas, Angelo. Mapping stone: using GIS spatial modelling to predict lithic source zones. Journal of Archeological Science, Volume 46, June 2014, Pages 324-333.*


Joseph, Myrtho; Wang, Fahui; Wang, Lei. GIS-based assessment of urban environmental quality in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Habitat International, Volume 41, January 2014, Pages 33-40.*


Padilla, Sabino. Anthropology and GIS: Temporal and Spatial Distribution of the Philippine Negrito Groups. Human Biology, Vol. 85, No. 1-3, Revisiting the “Negrito” Hypothesis (February-June 2013), pp. 209-230

Sarah Janes. (2013). Death and Burial in the Age of the Cypriot City-Kingdoms: Social Complexity Based on the Mortuary EvidenceBulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research, (370), 145-168. doi:10.5615/bullamerschoorie.370.0145

Moritz, M., Galehouse, Z., Hao, Q., & Garabed, R. (2012). Can One Animal Represent an Entire Herd? Modeling Pastoral Mobility Using GPS/GIS TechnologyHuman Ecology, 40(4), 623-630. 


Biology/Environmental Studies/Geology

Akumu, C., Baldwin, K., & Dennis, S. (2019). GIS-based modeling of forest soil moisture regime classes: Using Rinker Lake in northwestern Ontario, Canada as a case study. Geoderma, 351, 25–35.

Bagyaraj, M., Mengistie, A. T., Gnanachandrasamy, G., & Gemechu, B. (2019). Data of remote sensing and GIS - to demarcate the potential sector of groundwater in Debre Berhan, Amhara region, Ethiopia. Data in Brief, 26, 104542.

Tukimat, N., Syukri, N. A., & Malek, M. (2019). Projection the long-term ungauged rainfall using integrated Statistical Downscaling Model and Geographic Information System (SDSM-GIS) model. Heliyon, 5(9).

Kim, J. (2018). Web-based Geovisualization System of Oceanographic Information using Dynamic particles and HTML5. Journal of Coastal Research, 1491-1495.

Mustafa, F., & Bwadi, B. (2018). Determination of Optimal Freshwater Prawn Farming Site Locations using GIS and Multicriteria Evaluation. Journal of Coastal Research, 41-54. 

Zhao, J. (2018). Design and Implementation of Geo-spatial Information Technology in Marine Ecological Environment Monitoring. Journal of Coastal Research, 50-56.

Kim, T., Kim, J., Song, M., & Yun, H. (2017). Convergence Technique Study on Red Tide Prediction in the Littoral Sea. Journal of Coastal Research, 254-258.

Darwish, K., Smith, S., Torab, M., Monsef, H., & Hussein, O. (2017). Geomorphological Changes along the Nile Delta Coastline between 1945 and 2015 Detected Using Satellite Remote Sensing and GIS. Journal of Coastal Research, 33(4), 786-794.

Tang, C., Li, Y., Liu, X., Zhao, Y., & Zhang, H. (2016). Risk of Surface Sediment Erosion in the Bohai Sea, North Yellow Sea and Its Indication to Tidal Sand Ridge OccurrenceJournal of Coastal Research, 126-135.

Royo, M., Ranasinghe, R., & Jiménez, J. (2016). A Rapid, Low-Cost Approach to Coastal Vulnerability Assessment at a National LevelJournal of Coastal Research, 32(4), 932-945.

Al-Nasrawi, A., Jones, B., & Hamylton, S. (2016). GIS-based modelling of vulnerability of coastal wetland ecosystems to environmental changes: Comerong Island, southeastern AustraliaJournal of Coastal Research, 33-37.

Jean Wilson, Catherine Coxon, & Carlos Rocha. (2016). A GIS and remote sensing based screening tool for assessing the potential for groundwater discharge to lakes in IrelandBiology and Environment: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 116B(3), 265-277. doi:10.3318/bioe.2016.15

McMahon, Thomas E.; Gresswell, Robert E.; Sedell, Edwin R. Predicting spatial distribution of postfire debris flows and potential consequences for native trout in headwater streams. Freshwater Science, Vol. 34, No. 4 (December 2015), pp. 1558-1570.

Marrack, Lisa. Incorporating Groundwater Levels into Sea-Level Detection Models for Hawaiian Anchialine Pool Ecosystems. Journal of Coastal Research, Vol. 31, No. 5 (September 2015), pp. 1170-1182.

Klemas, Victor V . Coastal and Environmental Remote Sensing from Unmanned Aerial Vehicles: An Overview. Journal of Coastal Research, Vol. 31, No. 5 (September 2015), pp. 1260-1267.

Olivi, B., Lemoine, J., Baghai-Riding, N., & Blackwell, E. (2015). Census of the Delta State University woody plant community and its implications for ecosystem healthBios, 86(2), 74-90.

Janardan Mainali, John All, Pramod Kumar Jha, & Dinesh Raj Bhuju. (2015). Responses of Montane Forest to Climate Variability in the Central Himalayas of NepalMountain Research and Development, 35(1), 66-77.

Finkl, C., & Makowski, C. (2015). Autoclassification versus Cognitive Interpretation of Digital Bathymetrie Data in Terms of Geomorphological Features for Seafloor CharacterizationJournal of Coastal Research, 31(1), 1-16.

Wilson, Matthew J.; McTammany, Matthew E.; Bilger, Michael D.; Reese, Sean P., Hayes, Benjamin R. Combining data from multiple agencies to assess benthic macroinvertebrate communities in a large gravel-bed river. Freshwater Science, Vol. 34, No. 2 (June 2015), pp. 593-605.

Xu, Juiping; Song, Xiaoling; Wu, Yimin; Zeng, Ziqiang. GIS-modelling based coal-fired power plant site identification and selection. Applied Energy, Volume 159, 1 December 2015, Pages 520–539.

Chen, Q., Wang, H., Wang, L., Tawes, R., & Rollman, D. (2014). Predicting Impacts of Tropical Cyclones and Sea-Level Rise on Beach Mouse HabitatJournal of Coastal Research, 12-19.

Osland, M., Enwright, N., & Stagg, C. (2014). Freshwater availability and coastal wetland foundation species: Ecological transitions along a rainfall gradientEcology, 95(10), 2789-2802. 


Environmental Health/Public Health

Feng, J., Feng, L., Wang, J., & King, C. W. (2020). Evaluation of the onshore wind energy potential in mainland China—Based on GIS modeling and EROI analysis. Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 152, 104484.

Dogru, A. O., Kahraman, A., Seker, D. Z., & Sivri, N. (2019). GIS based evaluation of social determinants of childrens health in Turkey: Case study of Istanbul. Environmental Research, 179, 108753.

Werner, T., Bebbington, A., & Gregory, G. (2019). Assessing impacts of mining: Recent contributions from GIS and remote sensing. The Extractive Industries and Society, 6(3), 993–1012.

Noble, M. M., Harasti, D., Pittock, J., & Doran, B. (2019). Linking the social to the ecological using GIS methods in marine spatial planning and management to support resilience: A review. Marine Policy, 108, 103657.

Carvajal, M., Sieving, K., Alaniz, A., & Smith-Ramírez, C. (2018). Assessing habitat loss and fragmentation and their effects on population viability of forest specialist birds: Linking biogeographical and population approaches. Diversity and Distributions, 24(5/6), 820-830.

Acharya, T., Yoo, K., & Lee, D. (2017). GIS-based Spatio-temporal Analysis of Marine Accidents Database in the Coastal Zone of Korea. Journal of Coastal Research, 114-118.

Wilson, R., & Din, A. (2017). Measuring Distance to Resources. Cityscape, 19(2), 323-336. 

VoPham, Trang; Brooks, Maria M.; Yuan, Jian-Min; Talbott, Evelyn O.; Ruddell, Darren; Hart, Jaime E.; Chang, Chung-Chou H.; Weissfeld, Joel L. Pesticide exposure and hepatocellular carcinoma risk: A case-control study using a geographic information system (GIS) to link SEER-Medicare and California pesticide data. Environmental Research, Volume 143, Part A, November 2015, Pages 68–82.

Yang, Wei; Mu, Lan. GIS analysis of depression among Twitter users. Applied Geography, Volume 60, June 2015, Pages 217–223.

Albanese, Stefano; De Vivo, Benedetto; Lima, Annamaria; Frattasio, Giuseppe; Kříbek, Bohdan; Nyambe, Imasiku; Majer, Vladimir. Prioritising environmental risk at the regional scale by a GIS aided technique: The Zambian Copperbelt Province case study. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, Volume 144, Part C, September 2014, Pages 433–442.

Kheir, R. Bou; Shomar, B.; Greve, M.B.; Greve, M.H. On the quantitative relationships between environmental parameters and heavy metals pollution in Mediterranean soils using GIS regression-trees: The case study of Lebanon. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, Volume 147, Part B, December 2014, Pages 250–259.

Fecht, Daniela; Beale, Linda; Briggs, David. A GIS-based urban simulation model for environmental health analysis. Environmental Modelling & Software, Volume 58, August 2014, Pages 1–11.

Brown, G., Schebella, M. F., & Weber, D. (2014). Using participatory GIS to measure physical activity and urban park benefitsLandscape and Urban Planning121, 34-44.

Musa, G. J., Chiang, P. H., Sylk, T., Bavley, R., Keating, W., Lakew, B., ... & Hoven, C. W. (2013). Use of GIS mapping as a public health tool--from cholera to cancerHealth Services Insights6, 111.

Guttikunda, S. K., & Calori, G. (2013). A GIS based emissions inventory at 1 km× 1 km spatial resolution for air pollution analysis in Delhi, IndiaAtmospheric Environment67, 101-111.

Elebead, F. M., Hamid, A., Hilmi, H. S. M., & Galal, H. (2012). Mapping cancer disease using geographical information system (GIS) in Gezira State-SudanJournal of community health37(4), 830-839.

Bailey, P. E., Keyes, E. B., Parker, C., Abdullah, M., Kebede, H., & Freedman, L. (2011). Using a GIS to model interventions to strengthen the emergency referral system for maternal and newborn health in EthiopiaInternational Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics115(3), 300-309.

Nykiforuk, C. I., & Flaman, L. M. (2011). Geographic information systems (GIS) for health promotion and public health: a reviewHealth promotion practice12(1), 63-73.


Urban Planning/Transportation/Political Science

Abel, K. C., & Faust, K. M. (2020). Modeling complex human systems: An adaptable framework of urban food deserts. Sustainable Cities and Society, 52, 101795.

Zysk, E., Dawidowicz, A., Źróbek, S., & Źróbek, R. (2020). The concept of a geographic information system for the identification of degraded urban areas as a part of the land administration system - A Polish case study. Cities, 96, 102423.

Abbas, A., Salloom, G., Ruddock, F., Alkhaddar, R., Hammoudi, S., Andoh, R., & Carnacina, I. (2019). Modelling data of an urban drainage design using a Geographic Information System (GIS) database. Journal of Hydrology, 574, 450–466.

Firozjaei, M. K., Nematollahi, O., Mijani, N., Shorabeh, S. N., Firozjaei, H. K., & Toomanian, A. (2019). An integrated GIS-based Ordered Weighted Averaging analysis for solar energy evaluation in Iran: Current conditions and future planning. Renewable Energy, 136, 1130–1146.

Singh, A. (2019). Remote sensing and GIS applications for municipal waste management. Journal of Environmental Management, 243, 22–29.

Wang, H., Chen, D., Duan, H., Yin, F., & Niu, Y. (2019). Characterizing urban building metabolism with a 4D-GIS model: A case study in China. Journal of Cleaner Production, 228, 1446–1454.

Omidipooor, M., Jelokhani-Niaraki, M., Moeinmehr, A., Sadeghi-Niaraki, A., & Choi, S.-M. (2019). A GIS-based decision support system for facilitating participatory urban renewal process. Land Use Policy, 88, 104150.

Nijhuis, S. (2019). Mapping the Evolution of Designed Landscapes with GIS: Stourhead Landscape Garden as an Example. In Coomans T., Cattoor B., & De Jonge K. (Eds.), Mapping Landscapes in Transformation: Multidisciplinary Methods for Historical Analysis (pp. 95-130). Leuven (Belgium): Leuven University Press.

Vannieuwenhuyze, B. (2019). Pixels or Parcels?: Parcel-Based Historical GIS and Digital Thematic Deconstruction as Tools for Studying Urban Development. In Coomans T., Cattoor B., & De Jonge K. (Eds.), Mapping Landscapes in Transformation: Multidisciplinary Methods for Historical Analysis (pp. 217-236). Leuven (Belgium): Leuven University Press.

Giorgos Papantoniou, & Niki Kyriakou. (2018). Sacred Landscapes and the Territoriality of Iron Age Cypriot Polities: The Applicability of GIS. American Journal of Archaeology, 122(4), 541-577.

Zhuge, C., Shao, C., Wang, S., & Hu, Y. (2018). An agent- and GIS-based virtual city creator: A case study of Beijing, China. Journal of Transport and Land Use, 11(1), 1231-1256.

Thompson, M., & Arceneaux, B. (2018). Public Participation Geographic Information Systems: A Model of Citizen Science to Promote Equitable Public Engagement. In Krumholz N. & Hexter K. (Eds.), Advancing Equity Planning Now (pp. 243-262). ITHACA; LONDON: Cornell University Press.

Rodnyansky, S. (2018). Do It Yourself: Obtaining Updated Transit Stop and Route Shapefiles in Urban and Nonurban Areas. Cityscape, 20(1), 205-214.

McMahon, R., Smith, T., & Whiteduck, T. (2017). Reclaiming Geospatial Data and GIS Design for Indigenous-led Telecommunications Policy Advocacy: A Process Discussion of Mapping Broadband Availability in Remote and Northern Regions of Canada. Journal of Information Policy, 7, 423-449. 

Alsharif, A., Pradhan, B., Mansor, S., & Shafri, H. (2015). Urban Expansion Assessment by Using Remotely Sensed Data and the Relative Shannon Entropy Model in GIS: A Case Study of Tripoli, Libya. Theoretical and Empirical Researches in Urban Management, 10(1), 55-71.

Mentis, Dimitrios; Welsch, Manuel; Nerini, Francesco Fuso; Broad, Oliver; Howells, Mark; Bazilian, Morgan; Rogner, Holger. A GIS-based approach for electrification planning—A case study on Nigeria. Energy for Sustainable Development, Volume 29, December 2015, Pages 142–150.

Jiang, Like; Kang, Jian; Schroth, Olaf. Prediction of the visual impact of motorways using GIS. Environmental Impact Assessment Review, Volume 55, November 2015, Pages 59–73.

Levy, Nadav; Benenson, Itzhak. GIS-based method for assessing city parking patterns. Journal of Transport Geography, Volume 46, June 2015, Pages 220–231.

Yuan, Chao; Ren, Chao; Ng, Edward. GIS-based surface roughness evaluation in the urban planning system to improve the wind environment – A study in Wuhan, China. Urban Climate, Volume 10, Part 3, December 2014, Pages 585–593.

Maimaitiyiming, M., Ghulam, A., Tiyip, T., Pla, F., Latorre-Carmona, P., Halik, Ü., ... & Caetano, M. (2014). Effects of green space spatial pattern on land surface temperature: Implications for sustainable urban planning and climate change adaptationISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing89, 59-66.

De Gennaro, M., Paffumi, E., Scholz, H., & Martini, G. (2014). GIS-driven analysis of e-mobility in urban areas: An evaluation of the impact on the electric energy gridApplied Energy124, 94-116.

Grêt-Regamey, A., Celio, E., Klein, T. M., & Hayek, U. W. (2013). Understanding ecosystem services trade-offs with interactive procedural modeling for sustainable urban planningLandscape and Urban Planning109(1), 107-116.

Yeo, I. A., Yoon, S. H., & Yee, J. J. (2013). Development of an urban energy demand forecasting system to support environmentally friendly urban planningApplied Energy110, 304-317.

Annie Berlemann. (2013). Using a water quality index to determine and compare creek water qualityJournal (American Water Works Association),105(6), E291-E298.

Velasco, V., Gogu, R., Vázquez-Suñè, E., Garriga, A., Ramos, E., Riera, J., & Alcaraz, M. (2013). The use of GIS-based 3D geological tools to improve hydrogeological models of sedimentary media in an urban environmentEnvironmental earth sciences68(8), 2145-2162.


Wang, H., Pan, Y., & Luo, X. (2019). Integration of BIM and GIS in sustainable built environment: A review and bibliometric analysis. Automation in Construction, 103, 41–52.

Wang, S., Zhong, Y., & Wang, E. (2019). An integrated GIS platform architecture for spatiotemporal big data. Future Generation Computer Systems, 94, 160–172


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