Nomination procedure for the 2020 Peter Burrough medal

Nominations should be sent before January 31, 2020, to the Medal Committee chair, Gerard Heuvelink ( The Medal Committee will render a decision within one month of the nomination deadline, in order to allow a recipient sufficient time to prepare to attend and present at the 2020 Spatial Accuracy symposium.

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2020 Peter Burrough Medal – Gerard Heuvelink

 Gerard Heuvelink is Special Professor in Pedometrics and Digital Soil Mapping within the Soil Geography and Landscape chair group of Wageningen University. Since 2011, Gerard has also held a visiting professor position at the State Key Laboratory of Resources & Environmental Information System, Chinese Academy of Sciences. Gerard’s research focuses on mathematical and statistical techniques for modeling the spatial and temporal variability of soil.

2020 Peter Burrough Medal – Daniel Griffith

Daniel A. Griffith, Ashbel Smith Professor at the University of Texas at Dallas, has devoted his career to the study of spatial statistics and quantitative urban and economic geography. His research has contributed to methodological and theoretical developments in these areas, especially spatial accuracy and uncertainty issues.

James Smith 2018 Medal Winner

Dr. Zhao Xi


Special Issue Call for Papers on Uncertainty and Context in GIScience and Geography

10/03/2017 18:24
04/02/2018 18:24

Guest Editors: Yongwan Chun, Mei-Po Kwan, and Daniel A. Griffith

To be published in the International Journal of Geographical Information Science

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