Caspar Chorus, TU Delft: Human interaction with robot cars
Song Gao, University of Massachusetts Amherst: Cooperation in congested networks
Amanda Stathopoulos, Northwestern University: Choice models for ridesharing
Owen Waygood, Laval University Quebec: Pedestrian Cities
Prof Robert Wright,Department of Environmental Medicine & Public Health, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, "Stress-chemical interactions and neurobehavior in school age children"
Prof Joel Schwartz, Harvard School of Public Health, "Spatio temporal development of nation wide exposure models"
Prof Allan Just, Department of Environmental Medicine & Public Health, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Spatiotemporal modeling of hourly temperature dynamics and risk of cardiovascular events in New York
- Jasper Kok, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, USA: Generation of dust from active aeolian sand dunes
Klaus Kroy, Institute of Theoretical physics, Leipzig University, Germany: Aeolian sand ripples on Earth and Mars – Integrating mathematical models, field and wind tunnel experiments
Petros Koutrakis, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard University, USA: Dust storms and PM distributions in urban environments
Prof. Peter M. Atkinson, Dean, Faculty of Science and Technology, Lancaster University, UK "Mapping soil health over agricultural areas using geostatistics"
Prof. Sally Thompson, University of California, Berkeley, US, "Modeling hydrological connectivity"
Prof. Gabriel Katul, Duke University, US, "Confronting mathematical models and ecosystem complexity"
Prof. Greg Hancock, The University of Newcastle, Australia, "Soilscape evolution in dry environments"
Prof. Libby Porter, RMIT, Melbourne, Australia – " Indigenous Urbanization in Settler Societies" Product: A special theme issue of the journal 'Settler-Colonial Studies" Vol. 8, No. 2 (joint paper attached)
Dr. Henrik Lebuhn and Prof. Talja Blokland, Humboldt University, Berlin "Urban Citizenship Revisited". Product – special issue of International Journal of Urban and Regional Research - http://www.ijurr.org/symposia/urban-citizenship/
Prof. Jeremey Gilbert, University of East London, "Land Rights of Indigenous Peoples" – product: joint workshop on the legal geography of indigenous peoples; preliminary product – see attached
Prof. Gautam Bahn, Indian Institute for Human Settlement, Bangalore, India – "Urban Planning in the Global South"; Product: edited book "Routledge Companion to Planning in the Global South"
Prof. Raj Balakrishnan, Prof. Bish Sanyal, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, DRAN Center. "New Directions in Displacement Research" – product:
Dave Varyu, Science and Technology Center, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation: "Ephemeral Tributary Sediment Transport Measurement" https://www.usbr.gov/research/projects/detail.cfm?id=9781
Jens Turowski, Geoarchives, Geomorphology Group, GFZ German Research Center for Geosciences: "Seismic monitoring of bedload"
Florent Gimbert, ISTerre, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Grenoble: "SEISMORIV - SEISmic MOnitoring of mountain RIVers to quantify the control of extreme climatic events on river dynamics"
Fred Liebault, Institut National de Recherche en Sciences et Technologies pour l'Environnement et l'Sgriculture (IRSTEA), Grenoble: "Bedload monitoring under conditions of ultra-high suspended sediment concentrations "
Geography Research Forum (GRF) edited by Professor Avinoam Meir, is an international journal since 1979, and became open-access online journal since 2015. It specializes in peer-reviewed theme issues edited by invited international prominent as guest editors and authored by eminent figures. www.geog.bgu.ac.il/GRF
Recent special issues are:
- Volume 35, 2015: Displacement and Resettlement with Chinese Characteristics
- Guest editors: Mark Wang, The University of Melbourne, Australia, and Kevin Lo, Hong Kong Baptist University, The People Republic of China
- Volume 36, 2016: The Multifaceted Relation between Formal Institutions and the Production of Informal Urban Spaces
- Guest editors: Francesco Chiodelli, Gran Sasso Science Institute, Italy, and Erez Tzfadia, Sapir College, Israel
- Volume 37, 2017: Landed Resources, Property Rights, and Development in Africa
- Guest editor: Franklin Obeng-Odoom, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Prof. Graham Clarke, Dept. of Geography, University of Leeds, UK. And Prof. John Lombard, School of Public Service, Old Dominion University, USA. Project – "Studies in Applied Geography".
Product: Applied Spatial Modelling and Planning, Routledge, London and New York, 2017.