Professor Stephan Winter

  • Room: Level: 03 Room: B305
  • Building: Engineering Block B
  • Campus: Parkville

Research interests

  • Disaster management, emergency response, evacuation
  • Human orientation, wayfinding and navigation
  • Intelligent transportation systems (ITS) and computational transportation science
  • Mapping (crowd sourcing, volunteered geographic information)
  • Mobile geosensor networks
  • Smart Cities (smart transport, urban analytics)
  • Spatial cognitive engineering, spatial cognition
  • Spatial data mining and geographic information retrieval

Personal webpage

http://people.eng.unimelb.edu.au/winter/

Biography

Stephan Winter is Professor for Spatial Information Science in the Department of Infrastructure Engineeering at The University of Melbourne.

Recent publications

  1. Das, RD.; Winter, S. A fuzzy logic based transport mode detection framework in urban environment. Journal of Intelligent Transportation Systems. TAYLOR & FRANCIS INC. 2018, Vol. 22, Issue 6, pp. 478-489. DOI: 10.1080/15472450.2018.1436968
  2. Chen, H.; Vasardani, M.; Winter, S.; Tomko, M. A Graph Database Model for Knowledge Extracted from Place Descriptions. . 2018. DOI: 10.20944/preprints201804.0202.v1
  3. Chen, H.; Vasardani, M.; Winter, S.; Tomko, M. A Graph Database Model for Knowledge Extracted from Place Descriptions. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information. MDPI. 2018, Vol. 7, Issue 6. DOI: 10.3390/ijgi7060221
  4. Winter, S.; Hamzei, E.; Van De Weghe, N.; Ooms, K. A graph representation for verbal indoor route descriptions. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics). 2018, Vol. 11034 LNAI, pp. 77-91. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-96385-3_6
  5. Tomko, M.; Winter, S. Beyond digital twins – A commentary. Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science. 2018. DOI: 10.1177/2399808318816992
  6. Wang, Y.; Winter, S.; Tomko, M. Collaborative activity-based ridesharing. Journal of Transport Geography. ELSEVIER SCI LTD. 2018, Vol. 72, pp. 131-138. DOI: 10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2018.08.013
  7. Navidi, Z.; Ronald, N.; Winter, S. Comparison between ad-hoc demand responsive and conventional transit: a simulation study. Public Transport. SPRINGER HEIDELBERG. 2018, Vol. 10, Issue 1, pp. 147-167. DOI: 10.1007/s12469-017-0173-z
  8. Hamzei, E.; Hua, H.; Tomko, M.; Chen, H.; Vasardani, M.; Winter, S. Deriving place graphs from spatial databases. CEUR Workshop Proceedings. 2018, Vol. 2087, pp. 25-32.
  9. Chen, H.; Vasardani, M.; Winter, S. Georeferencing places from collective human descriptions using place graphs. JOURNAL OF SPATIAL INFORMATION SCIENCE. UNIV MAINE. 2018, Issue 17, pp. 31-62. DOI: 10.5311/JOSIS.2018.17.417
  10. Gupta, S.; Vasardani, M.; Winter, S. Negotiation Between Vehicles and Pedestrians for the Right of Way at Intersections. IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems. 2018, pp. 1-12. DOI: 10.1109/TITS.2018.2836957
  11. Yin, Z-C.; Wu, Y.; Winter, S.; Hu, L-F.; Huang, J-J. Random encounters in probabilistic time geography. International Journal of Geographical Information Science. TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD. 2018, Vol. 32, Issue 5, pp. 1026-1042. DOI: 10.1080/13658816.2018.1428748
  12. Winter, S.; Egenhofer, M.; Kuhn, W.; Raubal, M. Special section in honor of Andrew U. Frank. International Journal of Geographical Information Science. TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD. 2018, Vol. 32, Issue 12, pp. 2497-2500. DOI: 10.1080/13658816.2018.1503277
  13. Maiti, S.; Winter, S.; Kulik, L. A conceptualization of vehicle platoons and platoon operations. Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies. PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD. 2017, Vol. 80, pp. 1-19. DOI: 10.1016/j.trc.2017.04.005
  14. Majic, I.; Winter, S.; Tomko, M. Finding equivalent keys in OpenStreetMap: Semantic similarity computation based on extensional definitions. Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on GeoAI: AI and Deep Learning for Geographic Knowledge Discovery, GeoAI 2017. 2017, pp. 24-32. DOI: 10.1145/3149808.3149813
  15. Winter, S.; Das, RD.; Navidi, Z. Geospatial Data Science Approaches for Transport Demand Modeling. . CRC Press. 2017, pp. 177-204. DOI: 10.1201/9781315228396-9
  16. Winter, S. Geospatial data science approaches for transport demand modeling. . 2017, pp. 177-204. DOI: 10.1201/b22052
  17. Wang, Y.; Winter, S.; Ronald, N. How much is trust: The cost and benefit of ridesharing with friends. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems. ELSEVIER SCI LTD. 2017, Vol. 65, pp. 103-112. DOI: 10.1016/j.compenvurbsys.2017.06.002
  18. Truelove, M.; Khoshelham, K.; Mclean, S.; Winter, S.; Vasardani, M. Identifying Witness Accounts from Social Media Using Imagery. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information. MDPI AG. 2017, Vol. 6, Issue 4. DOI: 10.3390/ijgi6040120
  19. Winter, S.; Tomko, M.; Vasardani, M.; Richter, K-F.; Khoshelham, K. Indoor localization and navigation independent of sensor based technologies. SIGSPATIAL Special. 2017, Vol. 9, Issue 1, pp. 19-26. DOI: 10.1145/3124104.3124109
  20. Zhao, H.; Winter, S.; Tomko, M. Integrating Decentralized Indoor Evacuation with Information Depositories in the Field. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information. MDPI AG. 2017, Vol. 6, Issue 7. DOI: 10.3390/ijgi6070213

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