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Richard Sliuzas

  • Dr
  • Professor of Urban Planning for Disaster Risk Reduction
  • University of Twente Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation
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Research interests

disaster risk reductionslum upgradingslum mappingurban growth modellingurban monitoringGISurban remore sensing

About

Research and education related to the application of GIS and remote sensing in urban planning and management in the context of less developed countries. Focus areas are: urban growth and land use change modeling, slum development processes and modeling, climate change and disaster risk management.

Co-authors (62)

Publications (5)

  • Developing a cellular automata model of urban growth to inform spatial policy for flood mitigation : A case study in Kampala , Uganda

    • Pérez-Molina E
    • Sliuzas R
    • Flacke J
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  • The land-use diversity in urban villages in Shenzhen

    • Hao P
    • Geertman S
    • Hooimeijer P
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  • APPLICATION RESEARCH ON JACK-UP TECHNOLOGY OF MULTISTORY MASONRY STRUCTURE RECTIFICATION

    • Xinghai D
    • Sliuzas R
    • Yu S
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  • Quantifying changes in land use and surface water bodies in Wuhan, China

    • Du N
    • Ottens H
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  • Governance and the use of GIS in developing countries

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Editorships

International Journal of Digital Earth

Co-editor of special edition on Global Human Settlement data and applications

2018 - Present

Remote Sensing

Special Editor EO for urban planning and management

2017 - Present

Transactions of the Association of European Schools of Planning

Editorial Board member

2016 - Present

Habitat International

Editorial Board member

2008 - Present

Professional experience

Professor of Urban Planning for Disaster Risk Reduction

University of Twente

May 2017 - Present

Associate Professor Urban Planning

University of Twente

January 2010 - May 2017(7 years)

Associate Professor

University of Twente, Faculty of Geoinformation Science and Earth Observation

January 2010 - May 2017(7 years)

Associate Professor (since April 2003)

International Institute for Geoinformation Science and Earth Observation

December 1983 - December 2009(26 years)

Education

PhD

Universiteit Utrecht

November 1997 - June 2004(7 years)

Certificate Mileuplanologie

Rijkshogeschool IJselland

September 1992 - June 1993(9 months)

MSc Urban Surveys and Human Settlements Analysis (part-time)

International Institute for Aerospace Surveys and Earth Sciences, Enschede, The Netherlands

January 1987 - June 1988(a year)

Post-graduate Diploma in Urban Surveys and Human Settlements Analysis

International Institute for Aerial Survey and Earth Sciences, Enschede, The Netherlands

September 1979 - June 1980(9 months)

Diploma in Technology in Planning

University of South Australia

February 1976 - December 1978(3 years)