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Drs. Richard Knippers studied human geography with cartography as main subject at the Utrecht University. He works at ITC since 1990. He executed a great variety of tasks in the fields of education, research and consulting. His current position is lecturer in the Department of Geo-information Processing.

In education he is specialized in the fields of geo-information technology and management, the application of geographical information systems, mapping and spatial referencing. He functioned as Director of Studies of the Diploma Course in Geo-informatics (GFM.4)

In research and consulting he worked on research projects, training courses and consulting projects related to Geo-information Science and Cartography in different countries e.g. The Netherlands, France, Colombia, Argentina, Bolivia, Egypt and Namibia

Research Output 1987 2012

Spatial data modelling, collection and management

de By, R., Huisman, O., Knippers, R., Kraak, M-J. & Stein, A., 2012, The core of GIScience: a systems-based approach. Tolpekin, V. A. & Stein, A. (eds.). Enschede: University of Twente, Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC), p. 237-312 (ITC Educational Textbook Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Spatial referencing and satellite based positioning

Knippers, R. & Tempfli, K., 2012, The core of GIScience: a systems-based approach. Tolpekin, V. A. & Stein, A. (eds.). Enschede: University of Twente, Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC), p. 93-124 (ITC Educational Textbook Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Generalisation of framework data : a research agenda

Stoter, J. E., Kraak, M. J. & Knippers, R., 2004, Proceedings of the ICA workshop on Generalization and Multiple representation. Leichester, UK: International Cartographic Association, p. 14

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review