Christian Kaiser

Dr. Christian Kaiser
Institut de Géographie et Durabilité (IGD)
Université de Lausanne
Mouline - Géopolis
CH-1015 Lausanne

Phone: +41 (0) 21 692 30 68
Phone2: +41 (0) 21 692 30 70
Fax: +41 (0) 21 692 35 55
E-mail: christian.kaiser(at)
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Key Publications of Christian Kaiser (up to ten) :
Kaiser, C., Kanevski, M., Da Cunha, A. et Timonin, V. (2009). Emergence of Swiss metropole and scaling properties of urban clusters. In S4 International Conference on Emergence in Geographical Space, 23-25 November. Paris.

Kaiser, C. (2010). Analysis, modelling and visualisation of spatiotemporal data for urban studies. PhD thesis. Lausanne: Faculty of Geosciences and Environment, University.

Kaiser, C. and Kanevski, M. (2010). Population distribution modelling for calibration of multi-agent traffic simulation. In 13th AGILE International Conference on Geographic Information Science, 11-14 May, Guimarães, Portugal.

Kaiser, C., Walsh, F., Farmer, C. J., and Podznoukhov, A. (2010). User-centric dynamic time-distance representation of road networks. In GIScience 2010 14-17 September, Zürich.

Tuia, D., Kaiser, C., Da Cunha, A., and Kanevski, M. (2009). Clustering and hot spot detection in socio-economic spatio-temporal data. In Gavrilova, M. and Kenneth Tan, C., editors, Transactions on Computational Science VI, number 5730 in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 234–250. Springer, Berlin.

Expertise of Christian Kaiser:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeExpert Type
Scientific / Fundamental Research
Applied Sciences / Technologies / Engineering
Topic Economy/ResourceUseEconomy / Resource Use
Transport / Mobility
Topic SocietySociety
Population Dynamics / Migration / Urbanisation
Spatial ZonesSpatial Zones
Spatial ScaleSpatial Scale
National / Cultural
Time FrameTime Frame
Recent / Today
Statistical FocusStatistical Focus
Extreme Events
Mean Change / Trends
Time ScaleTime Scale
Seasonal / Annual
Decadal / Centennial
Data Collection
Data Analysis
Applied Research / Technology
GeoForum Geo-TechnologyCartography
GeoForum Environmental-TechnologySpatial Planning

Specialties of Christian Kaiser:
Make socio-economic spatio-temporal data speak for themselves. Geocomputation, data mining, machine learning techniques, clustering, percolation, socio-economic data analysis, web crawling, visualisation, interactive mapping, volunteered geographic information VGI, visual analytics, clustering, urban development

Last update: 5/16/17
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