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The UCSB Brownbag Forum on Spatial Thinking

 

Informal noon-time presentations that feature theories, concepts, tools, and applications for spatial thinking across disciplines, including the natural and the social sciences, as well as the humanities. Presentations will take place at the Center for Spatial Studies, Phelps 3512, 12:00–1:00 pm.

Please contact Karen Doehner, kdoehner@spatial.ucsb.edu, to review and schedule possible discussion topics or presentations that share your disciplinary interest in spatial thinking.

Schedule 2017–2018 (also available on our Google Calendar)

Past events 
March 6, 2018Tim DeVries
Department of Geography
University of California, Santa Barbara
Assimilating Spatial Data into a Global Ocean Model

Flyer
February 20, 2018Pyry Kettunen
Finnish Geospatial Research Institute (FGI)

How to Strengthen Technological Support for Wayfinding and Spatial Communication with Context-Dependent Landmarks and Geo-Pictures

Flyer
February 6, 2018Edzer Pebesma
Institute for Geoinformatics
University of Muenster

How can units of measurement improve spatial data science?

Flyer
January 30, 2018Vena Chu
Department of Geography
University of California, Santa Barbara

Hydrologic Dynamics of the Greenland Ice Sheet

Flyer
November 21, 2017Alexander Franks
Department of Statistics
University of California, Santa Barbara

From Pixels to Points: Using Tracking Data to Measure Performance in Professional Sports

Flyer
November 14, 2017Amr El Abbadi
Department of Computer Science
University of California, Santa Barbara

LocBorg: Location Privacy while Preserving Online Persona

Flyer
October 31, 2017Clodoveu Davis
Computer Science Department
Universidade Federal de Minas Gervais

Spatial Integrity Constraints from Conceptual Modeling and their support in Spatially-extended DBMSs

Flyer
October 10, 2017Matto Mildenberger
Department of Political Science
University of California, Santa Barbara

The Spatial Distribution of U.S. Climate and Energy Beliefs

Flyer

Archive of the past ThinkSpatial brownbags schedules:

2016–2017 | 2015–2016 | 2014–20152013–2014 | 2012–2013 | 2011–2012 | 2010–2011 | 2009–2010 | 2008–2009 | 2007–2008

Last modified: March 12, 2018