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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Engineering and Technology H-index 82 Citations 40,724 234 World Ranking 116 National Ranking 54

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2010 - Fellow of the Royal Society, United Kingdom

2006 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

2002 - Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada Academy of Science

2002 - Member of the National Academy of Sciences

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Statistics
  • Law
  • Artificial intelligence

Data science, Geographic information system, Spatial analysis, Geospatial analysis and GIS and public health are his primary areas of study. His study in Data science is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Cartography, Human geography, Complement, Social media and Information system. He combines subjects such as Management science, Spatial data infrastructure, Data model, Regional science and Digital Earth with his study of Geographic information system.

His research in Geospatial analysis intersects with topics in Decision support system and Big data. His GIS and public health study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as World Wide Web, Volunteered geographic information and Enterprise GIS. His Volunteered geographic information study combines topics in areas such as Amateur, Data quality, Web 2.0 and Geoweb.

His most cited work include:

  • Citizens as sensors: the world of volunteered geography (3009 citations)
  • Geographic Information Systems and Science (1694 citations)
  • Geographical information science (665 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Michael F. Goodchild mainly focuses on Geographic information system, Data science, Geospatial analysis, Spatial analysis and GIS and public health. His Geographic information system research integrates issues from Information technology, Field, Knowledge management and Library science. Michael F. Goodchild has researched Data science in several fields, including Management science, Information system and Big data.

Michael F. Goodchild has included themes like Volunteered geographic information and World Wide Web, The Internet in his Geospatial analysis study. His research combines Data mining and Spatial analysis. His GIS and public health study frequently draws connections to adjacent fields such as Enterprise GIS.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Geographic information system (25.57%)
  • Data science (22.85%)
  • Geospatial analysis (17.42%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2021)?

  • Data science (22.85%)
  • Geospatial analysis (17.42%)
  • Geographic information system (25.57%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Michael F. Goodchild mostly deals with Data science, Geospatial analysis, Geographic information system, Big data and Context. Michael F. Goodchild mostly deals with Volunteered geographic information in his studies of Data science. The various areas that he examines in his Geospatial analysis study include Web service, Spatial analysis, Cyberinfrastructure, The Internet and Interoperability.

His work in Geographic information system addresses issues such as Information technology, which are connected to fields such as Field. The Big data study combines topics in areas such as Variety and Digital Earth. His GIS and public health study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Perspective and Enterprise GIS.

Between 2012 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Disaster resilience: A national imperative (414 citations)
  • Spatial, temporal, and socioeconomic patterns in the use of Twitter and Flickr (271 citations)
  • Data-driven geography (204 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Statistics
  • Law
  • Artificial intelligence

His primary areas of study are Geographic information system, Data science, Geospatial analysis, Big data and Spatial analysis. Michael F. Goodchild is interested in GIS and public health, which is a branch of Geographic information system. His Data science research includes elements of Crowdsourcing, Social media, World Wide Web and Spatial data infrastructure.

His Geospatial analysis study incorporates themes from Visualization, Data mining, Machine learning and Cyberinfrastructure. His work deals with themes such as Terrain, Variogram, Kriging, Downscaling and Scale model, which intersect with Spatial analysis. His Management science research includes themes of Multidisciplinary approach, Information technology, Information system and Action.

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Top Publications

Geographic Information Systems and Science

Paul A. Longley;Mike Goodchild;David J. Maguire;David W. Rhind.
(2001)

5434 Citations

Citizens as sensors: the world of volunteered geography

Michael F. Goodchild.
GeoJournal (2007)

4785 Citations

Geographical information science

Michael F. Goodchild.
International Journal of Geographic Information Systems (1992)

1720 Citations

Geospatial Analysis: A Comprehensive Guide to Principles, Techniques and Software Tools

Michael J. de Smith;Michael F. Goodchild;Paul A. Longley.
(2007)

1686 Citations

Geographic information systems

Michael F. Goodchild.
Progress in Human Geography (1988)

1265 Citations

Crowdsourcing geographic information for disaster response: a research frontier

Michael F. Goodchild;J. Alan Glennon.
International Journal of Digital Earth (2010)

961 Citations

Citizens as Voluntary Sensors: Spatial Data Infrastructure in the World of Web 2.0

Michael F. Goodchild.
international journal of spatial data infrastructures research, , (2007)

855 Citations

Assuring the quality of volunteered geographic information

Michael F. Goodchild;Linna Li.
spatial statistics (2012)

741 Citations

Researching Volunteered Geographic Information: Spatial Data, Geographic Research, and New Social Practice

Sarah Elwood;Michael F. Goodchild;Daniel Z. Sui.
Annals of The Association of American Geographers (2012)

693 Citations

Geographical information systems : principles and applications

D. J. Maguire;Michael F. Goodchild;David Rhind.
(1991)

684 Citations

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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