Emeritus Professor Brian Lees

LOCATION

School of Physical, Environmental and Mathematical Sciences, The University of New South Wales, Australian Defence Force Academy, PO Box 7916, Canberra BC ACT 2610, AUSTRALIA

  • PUBLICATIONS

Books

Zhou Q; Lees BG; Tang G, (eds.), 2008, Advances in Digital Terrain Analysis, Original, Springer-Verlag, Germany

Book Chapters

Lees BG, 2017, 'Error in Spatial Ecology (PVM)', in Spatial Data Handling in Big Data Era, edn. Advances in Geographic Inforation Science, Springer, Singapore, pp. 39 - 50, 10.1007/978-981-10-4424-3_4

Roddick JF; Lees BG, 2009, 'Spatio-temporal data mining paradigms and methodologies', in Geographic Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, Second Edition, pp. 27 - 44, 10.1201/9781420073980

Jupp DL; Lees BG; Rui L; Suiping F, 2008, 'The application of 3S technology to Plank Road research and development of spatial information systems in the Qinling and Daba Mountains: I. Geographical, Geological and Historical Background', in The Collected Papers of the International Symposium on Historical Research of Plank Roads and Applications of 3S Technology, edn. Original, San Xi People's Education Publisher, China, pp. 6 - 55

Jupp DL; Lees BG; Rui L; Suiping F, 2008, 'The application of 3S technology to Plank Road research and development of spatial information systems in the Qinling and Daba Mountains: II. 3S Technology and the Australia-China Project', in The Collected Papers of the International Symposium on Historical Research of Plank Roads and Applications of 3S Technology, edn. Original, San Xi People's Education Publisher, China, pp. 55 - 77

Lees BG, 2008, 'The Language and Grammar of Maps', in The Collected Papers of the International Symposium on Historical Research of Plank Roads and Applications of 3S Technology, edn. Original, San Xi People's Education Publisher, China, pp. 175 - 203

Zhou Q; Lees BG; Tang G, 2008, 'Advances in Digital Terrain Analysis: the TADTM Initiative', in Zhou Q; Lees B; Tang G-A (ed.), Advances in Digital Terrain Analysis, edn. Original, Springer-Verlag, Germany, pp. 3 - 10

Lees BG, 2008, 'Progress in Digital Terrain Analysis', in Zhou Q; Lees B; Tang G-A (ed.), Advances in Digital Terrain Analysis, edn. Original, Springer-Verlag, Germany, pp. 461 - 462

Lees BG, 2008, 'Remote Sensing', in The Handbook of Geographic Information Science, pp. 49 - 60, 10.1002/9780470690819.ch3

Lees BG; Huang Z; Van Niel K; Laffan SW, 2008, 'The impact of DEM error on predictive vegetation mapping', in Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography, edn. 199049, pp. 349 - 362, 10.1007/978-3-540-77800-4_19

Lees BG, 2007, 'Natural resources information - A vital component of the next generation of LAS to support sustainable development', in Abbas R (ed.), Towards a Spatially Enabled Society, edn. Original, Department of Geomatics, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 86 - 92

Journal articles

Lees BG, 2016, 'Valediction', International Journal of Geographical Information Science, vol. 30, pp. 2529 - 2532, 10.1080/13658816.2016.1197928

Thompson JA; Paull DJ; Lees BG, 2015, 'An improved liberal cloud-mask for addressing snow/cloud confusion with MODIS', Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, vol. 81, pp. 119 - 129, 10.14358/PERS.81.2.119

Horne D; Lees B; Cupper M; Fitzsimmons K, 2015, 'The development of the Princess Charlotte Bay chenier plain: New results and insights', Marine Geology, vol. 364, pp. 12 - 20, 10.1016/j.margeo.2015.03.004

Thompson JA; Paull DJ; Lees BG, 2015, 'Using phase-spaces to characterize land surface phenology in a seasonally snow-covered landscape', Remote Sensing of Environment, vol. 166, pp. 178 - 190, 10.1016/j.rse.2015.04.008

Horne D; O'Neill B; Lees B, 2014, 'Process implications of chenier dates in Australia', Marine Geology, vol. 353, pp. 163 - 168, 10.1016/j.margeo.2014.04.008

Thompson JA; Lees BG, 2014, 'Applying object-based segmentation in the temporal domain to characterise snow seasonality', ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, vol. 97, pp. 98 - 110, 10.1016/j.isprsjprs.2014.08.010

Horne D; O'Neill B; Lees BG, 2014, 'Process implications of chenier dates in Australia', MARINE GEOLOGY, vol. 353, pp. 163 - 168, 10.1016/j.margeo2014.04.008

Lees B, 2012, 'Australian Geographers and Geographical Information Science', GEOGRAPHICAL RESEARCH, vol. 50, pp. 404 - 410, 10.1111/j.1745-5871.2012.00777.x

Lees BG, 2011, 'A Long and Winding Road: 25 Years of International Journal of Geographical Information Science', Editor's Bulletin, vol. 6, pp. 95 - 99, 10.1080/17521742.2010.573664

Liang Q; Wang XH; Lees BG, 2011, 'Community Participation in the Management of Marine Protected Areas in China', Labour and management in development, vol. 11, pp. 1 - 10, http://www.nla.gov.au/openpublish/index.php/lmd/article/viewFile/2135/2654

Panuju DR; Trisasongko BH; Susetyo B; Raimadoya MA; Lees BG, 2010, 'Historical Fire Detection of Tropical Forest from NDVI Time-series Data: Case Study on Jambi, Indonesia', ITB Journal of Science, vol. 42A, pp. 49 - 66, http://proceedings.itb.ac.id/download.php?file=A09071.pdf&id=413&up=8

Zhongming W; Lees BG; Feng J; Wanning L; Haijing S, 2010, 'Stratified vegetation cover index: A new way to assess vegetation impact on soil erosion', Catena, vol. 83, pp. 87 - 93, 10.1016/j.catena.2010.07.006

Panuju DR; Trisasongko BH; Susetyo B; Raimadoya MA; Lees BG, 2010, 'Historical fire detection of tropical forest from NDVI time-series data: Case study on Jambi, Indonesia', ITB Journal of Science, vol. 42 A, pp. 49 - 66

Lees BG, 2009, 'International Journal of Geographical Information Science', International Journal of Geographical Information Science, vol. 23

Lees BG, 2009, 'Recent trends in IJGISc', International Journal of Geographical Information Science, vol. 23, pp. 1 - 6

Simmonds FJ; Wang XH; Lees BG, 2009, 'Comment on 'Marine GIS: Identification of mesoscale oceanic thermal fronts'', International Journal of Geographical Information Science, vol. 23, pp. 369 - 373, 10.1080/13658810701851404

Zhao L; Zhang Y; Wang XH; Lees BG, 2008, 'Lesson from Australian Marine Parks for promoting the income of our fisher folk', Fisheries Economy Research, vol. 2, pp. 51 - 55

Lees BG, 2008, 'Just another node...', International Journal of Geographical Information Science, vol. 22, pp. 1 - 3

Zhao L; Wang XH; Lees BG, 2008, 'Managing Australian Defence Force Activities in Marine Protected Areas: Using Jervis Bay as a Case Study', Ocean Economics Review of China, vol. 2, pp. 45 - 58

Lees BG, 2008, 'International Journal of Geographical Information Science', International Journal of Geographical Information Science, vol. 22

Huang Z; Lees BG, 2007, 'Assessing a single classification accuracy measure to deal with the imprecision of location and class: Fuzzy weighted kappa versus kappa', Journal of Spatial Science, vol. 52, pp. 1 - 12, 10.1080/14498596.2007.9635096

Trisasongko B; Lees B; Paull D, 2007, 'Discrimination of scatterer responses on tailings deposition zone using radar polarimetry', Sensing and Imaging, vol. 8, pp. 111 - 120, 10.1007/s11220-007-0037-8

Lees BG, 2006, 'The Spatial Analysis of Spectral Data', Applied GIS, vol. 2, pp. 1 - 13

Fisher PF; Gahegan M; Lees BG, 2006, 'International Journal of Geographical Information Sciences', International Journal of Geographical Information Science, vol. 20

Trisasongko B; Lees B; Paull D, 2006, 'Polarimetric classification in a tailings deposition area at the Timika Mine Site, Indonesia', Mine Water and the Environment, vol. 25, pp. 246 - 250, 10.1007/s10230-006-0140-4

Conference Papers

Trisasongko BH; Paull DJ; Panuju D; Lees BG, 2012, 'Natural re-vegetation along Ajkwa Tailings Deposition Areas monitored by fully polarimetric C-Band SAR coupled with polarimetric decomposition techniques', in Proceeding of International Conference on New Perspectives of Tropical Forest Rehabilitation for Better Forest Functions and Management, Faculty of Forestry, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, pp. 157 - 161, presented at International Conference on New Perspectives of Tropical Forest Rehabilitation for Better Forest Functions and Management, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 17 - 19 October 2011

Lees BG; Yang QK; Jupp DL, 2007, 'Re-scaling Terrain Variables', in Geocomputation 2007, Geocomputation 2007, National University of Ireland, Maynooth, presented at Geocomputation 2007, National University of Ireland, Maynooth, 03 - 05 September 2007

Srivastava SK; Lees BG, 2007, 'Application of environmental domain analysis for predicting freshwater fish distribution at a regional scale', in 3rd International Symposium on GIS/Spatial Analyses in Fishery and Aquatic Sciences, 3rd International Symposium on GIS/Spatial Analyses in Fishery and Aquatic Sciences, Shanghai Fisheries University, Shanghai, China, presented at 3rd International Symposium on GIS/Spatial Analyses in Fishery and Aquatic Sciences, Shanghai Fisheries University, Shanghai, China, 22 - 26 August 2005

Lees BG; Van Niel K; Laffan SW, 2006, 'Predictive Vegetation mapping and DEM Error', in International Symposium on Terrain and Digital Terrain Modelling, International Symposium on Terrain Analysis and Digital Terrain Modelling (TADTM 2006), Nanjing, China, pp. 1 - 7, presented at International Symposium on Terrain Analysis and Digital Terrain Modelling (TADTM 2006), Nanjing, China, 23 - 25 November 2006

Lees BG, 2006, 'Effective Limits to Spatial Prediction', in IGU 2006 Brisbane Conference - Regional Responses to Global Changes: A View from the Antipodes, IGU 2006 Brisbane Conference - Regional Responses to Global Changes: A View from the Antipodes, Brisbane, Qld, presented at IGU 2006 Brisbane Conference - Regional Responses to Global Changes: A View from the Antipodes, Brisbane, Qld, 03 - 07 July 2006

Conference Proceedings (Editor of)

Zhou Q; Lees BG; Tang G, (eds.), 2006, 'International Symposium on Terrain Analysis and Digital Terrain Modelling (TADTM 2006)', in International Symposium on Terrain Analysis and Digital Terrain Modelling (TADTM 2006), International Symposium on Terrain Analysis and Digital Terrain Modelling (TADTM 2006), Nanjing, China, presented at International Symposium on Terrain Analysis and Digital Terrain Modelling (TADTM 2006), Nanjing, China, 23 - 25 November 2006

Theses / Dissertations

Joseph V, 2012, Vulnerability to sea level rise of coastal communitities in central Java: Developing a systems approach and perspective, thesis, UNSW Canberra, http://handle.unsw.edu.au/1959.4/52238

Shi H, Thermal properties of alpine boulder fields: The potential to provide refuge for the endangered mountain pygmy-possum (Burramys parvus), thesis, UNSW