8th International Symposium of the Digital Earth (ISDE8)

26–29 August 2013, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia

Accepted papers received: 9 December 2013
Published online: 25 February 2014

Preface

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Peer review statement

Papers

Digital Earth vision and innovation

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A generic approach for photogrammetric survey using a six-rotor unmanned aerial vehicle

K N Tahar, A Ahmad, W A A W M Akib and W M N W Mohd

012004
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Simulation of tsunami effects on sea surface salinity using MODIS satellite data

N E F Ramlan, M Marghany, J van Genderen and M Hashim

012005
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Digital Earth reloaded – Beyond the next generation

M Ehlers, P Woodgate, A Annoni and S Schade

012007
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Digital Earth – Young generation's comprehension and ideas

T Bandrova and M Konecny

Earth observation technologies

012009
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Rectification of aerial images using piecewise linear transformation

L H Liew, B Y Lee, Y C Wang and W S Cheah

012017
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Delineation of wetland areas from high resolution WorldView-2 data by object-based method

N Hassan, J R A Hamid, N A Adnan and M Jaafar

012020
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Occlusion handling in videos object tracking: A survey

B Y Lee, L H Liew, W S Cheah and Y C Wang

012025
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Land Cover Classification Using ALOS Imagery For Penang, Malaysia

C K Sim, K Abdullah, M Z MatJafri and H S Lim

012026
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A New Method of Cloud Detection Based on Cascaded AdaBoost

C Ma, F Chen, J Liu and J Duan

012031
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The Potential of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for Large Scale Mapping of Coastal Area

N Darwin, A Ahmad and O Zainon

012035
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Effect of Radio Frequency Interference (RFI) on the Precision of GPS Relative Positioning

A N Idris, D Sathyamoorthy, A M Suldi and J R A Hamid

012039
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Analysis of Camera Parameters Value in Various Object Distances Calibration

A R Yusoff, M F M Ariff, K M Idris, Z Majid, H Setan and A K Chong

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Development of a canopy Solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence measurement instrument

G Sun, X Wang, Z Niu and F Chen

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Yellow River Icicle Hazard Dynamic Monitoring Using UAV Aerial Remote Sensing Technology

H B Wang, G H Wang, X M Tang and C H Li

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Extracting Oil Palm Crown from WorldView-2 Satellite Image

A Korom, M-H Phua, Y Hirata and T Matsuura

ICT technologies (including spatial data infrastructures)

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Integrating airborne LiDAR dataset and photographic images towards the construction of 3D building model

R Idris, Z A Latif, J R A Hamid, J Jaafar and M Y Ahmad

012050
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Specular and diffuse object extraction from a LiDAR derived Digital Surface Model (DSM)

N M Saraf, J R A Hamid and M H Kamaruddin

012051
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Entropy algorithm for automatic detection of oil spill from radarsat-2 SAR data

M Marghany and J van Genderen

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Low-cost RFID-based palm oil monitoring system (PMS): First prototype

J W Kiama, V Raman and T H H Patrick

012058
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Travel path and transport mode identification method using "less-frequently-detected" position data

T Shimizu, T Yamaguchi, H Ai, J Kawase and Y Katagiri

012059
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Analysis of the flood extent extraction model and the natural flood influencing factors: A GIS-based and remote sensing analysis

D U Lawal, A N Matori, K W Yusuf, A M Hashim and A L Balogun

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Streamflow modelling by remote sensing: A contribution to digital Earth

M L Tan, A B Latif, C Pohl and Z Duan

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Managing and serving large collections of imagery

V Viswambharan

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A spatio-temporal process data model for characterizing marine disasters

B Jiang, X Zhang, X Huang and T Gao

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TLS for generating multi-LOD of 3D building model

R Akmalia, H Setan, Z Majid, D Suwardhi and A Chong

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Improvement in measurement accuracy for hybrid scanner

M A Abbas, H Setan, Z Majid, A K Chong and D D Lichti

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High resolution survey for topographic surveying

L C Luh, H Setan, Z Majid, A K Chong and Z Tan

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Three-dimensional GIS approach for management of assets

S Y Lee, S X Yee, Z Majid and H Setan

Empowering the community, engaigng society

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Tourscape: A systematic approach towards a sustainable rural tourism management

M C Lo, Y C Wang, P Songan and A W Yeo

012074
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Reducing employee travelling time through smart commuting

A N N A Rahman, Z M Yusoff, I S Aziz and D Omar

012075
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Landmarks selection in street map design

C J Kao

012076
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Empirical estimation of school siting parameter towards improving children's safety

I S Aziz, Z M Yusoff, A R A Rasam, A N N A Rahman and D Omar

Hazard, pollution, flood, air quality and disaster

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Accuracy assessment of landslide prediction models

A N Othman, W M N W Mohd and S Noraini

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Sentinel Asia step 2 utilization for disaster management in Malaysia

S I Moslin, N A Wahap and O W Han

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Multiple regression method to determine aerosol optical depth in atmospheric column in Penang, Malaysia

F Tan, H S Lim, K Abdullah, T L Yoon, M Z Matjafri and B Holben

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Manipulating API and AOD data to distinguish transportation of aerosol at high altitude in Penang, Malaysia

F Tan, H S Lim, K Abdullah, T L Yoon, M Z Matjafri and B Holben

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Event-based rainfall-runoff modelling of the Kelantan River Basin

Z Basarudin, N A Adnan, A R A Latif, W Tahir and N Syafiqah

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Preliminary results of the aerosol optical depth retrieval in Johor, Malaysia

H Q Lim, K D Kanniah and A M S Lau

Digital heritage

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Heritage contribution in sustainable city

R Rostami, S M Khoshnava and H Lamit

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Geospatial database for heritage building conservation

W N F W A Basir, H Setan, Z Majid and A Chong

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Geography in philately

M Konecny, E Geryk, R Stampach and Z Stachon

Health and biodiversity

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Development of a mobile application for amphibian species recognition

B Parveen, Chew T H, M S Shamsir and N Ahmad

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A potential to monitor nutrients as an indicator of rangeland quality using space borne remote sensing

A Ramoelo, M A Cho, S Madonsela, R Mathieu, R van der Korchove, Z Kaszta and E Wolf

012095
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Spatial epidemiological techniques in cholera mapping and analysis towards a local scale predictive modelling

A R A Rasam, R Ghazali, A M M Noor, W M N W Mohd, J R A Hamid, M J Bazlan and N Ahmad

Sustainable issue is forestry

012097
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Occlusion Handling in Videos Object Tracking: A Survey

B Y Lee, L H Liew, W S Cheah and Y C Wang

Adapting to global and climate changes

012099
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Black carbon and elemental concentration of ambient particulate matter in Makassar Indonesia

Y Sattar, M Rashid, M Ramli and B Sabariah

012100
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PM10 Pollution: Its Prediction and Meteorological Influence in PasirGudang, Johor

A Afzali, M Rashid, B Sabariah and M Ramli

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Development of local atmospheric model for estimating solar irradiance in Peninsular Malaysia

E C Yeap, A M S Lau, I Busu, K D Kanniah, A W Rasib and W H W Kadir

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Impact of vegetation growth on urban surface temperature distribution

S N A Buyadi, W M N W Mohd and A Misni

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A Study on the Land-Cover Change Indicators of Taipei Metropolitan Areas

K-C Huang and S-L Chan

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Contextualizing the global relevance of local land change observations

N R Magliocca, E C Ellis, T Oates and M Schmill

Marine and coastal environment

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SCSODC: Integrating Ocean Data for Visualization Sharing and Application

C Xu, S Li, D Wang and Q Xie

012110
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Remote Sensing of shallow sea floor for digital earth environment

N N Yahya, M Hashim and S Ahmad

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Soil Moisture Ocean Salinity (SMOS) salinity data validation over Malaysia coastal water

M N M Reba, A Z Rosli and N A Rahim

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An improved MODIS standard chlorophyll-a algorithm for Malacca Straits Water

N Z A Lah, M N M Reba and E Siswanto

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Prediction of reef fish spawning aggregations using remote sensing: A review

M R Rosli, A L Ibrahim and T Masron

Sustainability

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Digital Earth – A sustainable Earth

Mahavir

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Seeing is believing I: The use of thermal sensing from satellite imagery to predict crop yield

Potgieter A B, Rodriguez D, Power B, Mclean J and Davis P

Early warning, emergency management and national security

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Flood loss assessment in the Kota Tinggi

T H Tam, A L Ibrahim, M Z A Rahman and Z Mazura

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Agent-based simulation of building evacuation using a grid graph-based model

L Tan, H Lin, M Hu and W Che

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Location of geographical objects in crisis situations

M Rybansky and V Kratochvil