If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Personal profile

Frank has joined the ITC in 2014 as an Assistant Professor. His main research interests are collaborative and crowdsourced approaches to geographic information science, e.g. involving OpenStreetMap, geosocial media, or citizen science, and their impact on scientific practicies, e.g. reproducibility and representativity of results. Since 2009, he holds a PhD (Dr. sc. nat.) from the University of Zurich. Previous work includes three years as a post-doctoral researcher at the Joint Research Center of the European Commission, and several years as a research assistant at the Universities of Zurich and Hamburg on several EU-funded projects on user-generated geographic content and spatio-temporal data analysis in urban contexts.

More detailed information on Frank’s CV can be found on his public LinkedIn profile page

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Frank Ostermann is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • 1 Similar Profiles
Data mining Engineering & Materials Science
visual analysis Earth & Environmental Sciences
Semantics Engineering & Materials Science
citizen Social Sciences
crisis management Earth & Environmental Sciences
Thesauri Engineering & Materials Science
Population dynamics Engineering & Materials Science
disaster management Earth & Environmental Sciences

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output 2006 2019

Reproducible Publications at AGILE conferences: Proposed guidelines for authors

Nüst, D., Ostermann, F. O., Sileryte, R., Hofer, B. & Granell, C., Jun 2019, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterOther research output

Open Access
File
1 Citation (Scopus)
26 Downloads (Pure)

A Citizen Science Approach for Collecting Toponyms

Perdana, A. & Ostermann, F., 2018, In : ISPRS international journal of geo-information. 7, 6, 18 p., 222.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Surveying
stakeholder
Personnel
citizen
participation

Coordinating improved communication between the academic and OpenStreetMap communities : abstract

Mooney, P., Schouppe, J. & Ostermann, F. O., 29 Jul 2018. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractOther research output

Open Access
communication
community
scientific community
science
research results
1 Citation (Scopus)
56 Downloads (Pure)

Enabling collaborative GeoVisual analytics: Systems, techniques, and research challenges

García-Chapeton, G. A., Ostermann, F. O., de By, R. A. & Kraak, M. J., 19 Aug 2018, In : Transactions in GIS. 22, 3, p. 640-663 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
visual analysis
analysis
pressing

Geospatial Analysis and Internet of Things in Environmental Informatics

Kamilaris, A. & Ostermann, F. O., 6 Sep 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Ecosystems
Data communication systems
Internet of things