MS & PhD Final Projects/Theses/Dissertations



Fall 2017

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Summer 2017

Louis Burns: Improving Design Processes Through Interactive Geodesign (Advisor: Dr. Berry)

Shuang Liang: Development of a Quality Analysis and Quality Control System for Both Linear and Geiger Mode LiDAR Point Clouds (Advisor: Dr. Qiu)

Riheng Liu: Segment-based LiDAR Data Classification using Fractal (Advisor: Dr. Qiu)

Agnes Cikowska-Teczar: Using Spatial Autocorrelation Indices and Network Kernel Density Estimation to Identify Motor Vehicle Theft Risk Clusters (Advisor: Dr. Tiefelsdorf)

Mingjin HanModeling Interprovincial Migration in China (Advisor: Dr. Chun)

Fei Hao: Identify Commercial Building Use Based on Social Media Website in City of Richardson (Advisor: Dr. Yuan)

Spring 2017

Catherine Rowley: A Flood Risk Determination Tool: Using ArcMap to Enhance Flood Risk Communication (Advisor: Dr. Chastain)

Mary Smith: Spatial Dimensions of Nipah Viral Encephalitis: Mapping and Modeling an Emergent Zoonosis (Advisor: Dr. Kim)

Keyur Kulkarni: Mapping Potential Jaguar – Human Conflict in Guyana using Presence Only Data (Advisor: Dr. Cummings)

Benjamin Kennady: The Effects of Fire on Indigenous Landscapes in Guyana (Advisor: Dr. Cummings)

Fall 2016

Heba Baamour: Rainfall and Vegetation: Which One is More Important for Sedimentation? (Advisor: Dr. Qiu)

Yiqi Dong: Mapping Urban Green View: A Vector-based 3-D Batch Modeling Approach (Advisor: Dr. Qiu)

Husham Mohamed: Exploring The Collin County Appraisal District Database with a Web Based GIS (Advisor: Dr. Tiefelsdorf)

Summer 2016

Ognjen Colakovic: Socio-economic and demographic characteristics of the population surrounding National Priority List sites in Florida

Cheng Zhang: A Study on Matching Strategies and Algorithms for Hyper-spectral Image Analysis

Jay Sreedharan: Can Oil Companies Protect the Environment?  Using Species Distribution Models to Prevent Impacts on Lesser Praire Chicken Habitats (Advisor: Dr. Cummings)

Spring 2016

Vaishnavi Ravichandran: A Human-Wildcat Conflict Reporting System: A Case Study for Guyana using Mobile/Web Technology (Advisor: Dr. Cummings)

Shakiba Morvarid: Developing a GIS Tool for Flood Management (Advisor: Dr. Chastain)

Labanya Banerjee: Studying the Effect of Temperature and Land Use on Surface Urban Heat Islands: A Case Study of Downtown Dallas (Advisors: Drs. Qiu & Cummings)

X. Zhou: On the Development of a Web-Based 3D Indoor Navigation System for the UT-Dallas (Advisor: Dr. Yuan)

Fall 2015

Omar Ahmed: Residential Segregation Patterns for Travis County, 1990-2010 (Advisor: Dr. Tiefelsdorf)

Mellissa Kinzer: An Evaluation of NDWI to Predict Wildfire Risk (Advisors: Drs. Cummings and Chun)

Miranda Davenport: Binary Logistic Regression for Mayan Site Prediction (Advisor: Dr Chun)

Updated on a regular basis.  Student names link to their LinkedIn profiles.