Projects and Grants

Urban Analytics Data Infrastructure

Project Duration
June 2016 – June 2017
Researchers
Professor Abbas Rajabifard, Dr Mohsen Kalantari, Dr Soheil Sabri, Dr Serene Ho, Dr Sam Amirebrahimi, Dr Benny Chen
Funding Source
Australian Research Council (ARC)
Research Partner
The University of Melbourne, The University of New South Wales, The University of Queensland, The University of Western Australia, University of Wollongong, University of Canberra

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Metabolic GIS

Project Duration
January 2013– December 2013
Researchers
Dr Mohsen Kalantari, Professor Abbas Rajabifard
Funding Source
Centre for SDIs and Land Administration
Research Partner
RMIT University, Melbourne Medical School

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Can we rely on online maps?

Project Duration
January 2013– December 2013
Researchers
Dr Mohsen Kalantari
Funding Source
Department of Business and Innovation
Research Partner
n/a

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AURIN & ANDS: North West Metropolitan Region of Melbourne Data Access, Integration and Interrogation and Demonstrator Projects

Project Duration
March 2011–March 2014
Researchers
Professor Abbas Rajabifard, Dr Serryn Eagleson and Dr Mohsen Kalantari
Funding Source
AURIN & ANDS
Research Partner
The organisations participating in this project are members of the North and West Metropolitan Regional Management Forum (RMF). Further information on the project participants are included within the project website.

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Land and Property Management in 3D

Project Duration
April 2012–April 2013
Researchers
Professor Abbas Rajabifard, Professor Ian Williamson, Dr Tuan Duc Ngo
Funding Source
ARC Linkage Project
Research Partner
Intergovernmental Committee on Surveying and Mapping (ICSM), PSMA AUSTRALIA, Land and Property Management Authority (NSW), Land Victorian (VIC), Alexander Symonds, VEKTA, Strata Community Australia (sa), Fender Katsalidis Architects (FKA)

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National Infrastructure for Managing Land Information (NIMLI)

Project Duration
July 2009–June 2012
Researchers
Professor Abbas Rajabifard, Professor Ian Williamson
Funding Source
ARC Linkage Project
Research Partner
PSMA AUSTRALIA, Landgate (WA), Land and Property Management Authority (NSW), Land Victorian (VIC)

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Automating & Integrating Spatial Data and Metadata Process

Project Duration
July 2008–June 2011
Researchers
Professor Abbas Rajabifard, Professor Ian Williamson, Dr Chris Pettit
Funding Source
ARC Linkage Project
Research Partner
Department of Primary Industries, Department of Sustainability and Environment, Department of Lands NSW CubeWerx Australia Pty Ltd, AusSoft Solutions Pty Ltd, Logica Australia Pty Ltd

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Development of Framework to Assess NSDI Initiatives

Project Duration
2005–2008
Researchers
Professor Abbas Rajabifard, Professor Ian Williamson
Funding Source
Space for Geo-Information
Research Partner
Wageningen University, CYTED IDEDES, Delft University, IWT, Leuven University, The University of Melbourne

Health Project-LHPCP: Spatially Enabling health data in regional Victoria

Project Duration
2008
Researchers
Professor Abbas Rajabifard, Dr Payam Ghadirian
Funding Source
LHPCP
Research Partner
LHPCP (Lower Hume Primary Care Partnership)

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Integration of Built and Natural Environment Datasets in the Context of National SDI Initiatives

Project Duration
2005–2008
Researchers
Professor Ian Williamson, Dr Abbas Rajabifard, Hossein Mohammadi
Funding Source
ARC Linkage Projects
Research Partner
Department of Sustainability, Spatial Information Infrastructurre (DSE-SII), Department of Land (DOL)-NSW, Goescience Australia (GA)

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A Marine Cadastre for Australia: Addressing Key Scientific and Policy Issues

Project Duration
2003–2008
Researchers
Dr Phil Collier, Dr Joe Leach, Dr Abbas Rajabifard, Andrew Binns, Lisa String, Sheelan Vaez
Funding Source
ARC Linkage Projects
Research Partner
Land Victoria, Department of Land Information-Western Australia, Department of Lands-New South Wales, Land Information-New Zealand

Development of a Metadata entry tool for DSE as part of DSE’s metadata repository project

Project Duration
2007
Researchers
Professor Abbas Rajabifard, Andrew Binns, Dr Moshen Kalantari
Funding Source
CRC, DSE-SII
Research Partner
DSE-SII

Designing Land Administration Systems to Support Modern Land Markets

Project Duration
2005–2007
Researchers
Professor Ian Williamson, Ms Jude Wallace (Senior Research Fellow)
Funding Source
ARC Linkage Project
Research Partner
DSE, Victoria; Department of Lands, NSW; Land Information Group, Western Australia

Incorporating Sustainable Development Objectives into ICT enabled Land Administration Systems

Project Duration
2003–2006
Researchers
Professor Ian Williamson, Professor Stig Enemark, Ms Jude Wallace
Funding Source
Department of Education, Science & Training Innovation Access Program
Research Partner
DSE-SII, Victoria; Department of Lands, NSW; Land Information Group, Western Australia

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Research on SDI related topics and Land Administration Systems

Project Duration
2002–2006
Researchers
Centre members
Funding Source
DSE-SII Research Grant
Research Partner
DSE-SII

Concepts and Principles of Virtual Australia, CRC-SI, Project 3.1

Project Duration
2004–2005
Researchers
Professor Abbas Rajabifard, Andrew Binns
Funding Source
CRC-SI
Research Partner
WA, NSW, DSE, ESRI, GA

Research to support export of Australian expertise in land administration and marine cadastre

Project Duration
2003–2004
Researchers
Professor Ian Williamson, Dr Abbas Rajabifard
Funding Source
Department of Education, Science & Training Innovation Access Program

Defining and Developing a Marine Cadastre for Australia

Project Duration
2002–2003
Researchers
Professor Ian Williamson, Dr Phil Collier
Funding Source
ARC Linkage Projects
Research Partner
Land Victoria, Geoscience Australia and Department of Natural Resources & Mines Queensland

Formulating the Next Generation of Spatial Data Infrastructures using Hierarchical Spatial Reasoning and Diffusion Theories

Project Duration
2001–2003
Researchers
Professor Ian Williamson, Dr Abbas Rajabifard
Funding Source
ARC Strategic Partnerships with Industry, Research & Training (SPIRT) Grants
Research Partner
Lands New South Wales