Publications

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Articles in Referred Book Chapters

Chow, T. E., Yuan, Y. forthcoming. GIS APIs. In: Geographic Information Science & Technology Body of Knowledge (digital book).

Yuan, Y. 2017. Exploring spatial decay effect in mass media and social media: a case study of China. In: Advances in GeoComputation, eds. D. A. Griffith, Y. Chun, D. J. Dean, Springer, 133-142.

Yuan, Y. , Kang, C., Cao, P., Liu, Y. 2017. Big geospatial data and its applications in urban studies In: Frontier of GIS, eds. H. Lin, X. Shi, Higher Education Press, 167-189.



Articles in Referred Journals

Yuan, Y. , Lu, Y., Chow, T. E., Ye, C., Alyaqout, A., Liu, Y. forthcoming. The missing parts from social media enabled smart cities: who, where, when, and what?. Annals of the Association of American Geographers.

Yuan, Y. , Wang, X. 2018. Exploring the effectiveness of location-based social media in modeling user activity space: a case study of Weibo. Transactions in GIS, 22(4), 930-957.

Yuan, Y., Wei, G., Lu, Y. 2018. Evaluating gender representativeness of location-based social media: a case study of Weibo. Annals of GIS, 24(3), 163-176.

Yuan, Y., Liu, Y., Wei, G. 2017. Exploring inter-country connection in mass media: a case study of China. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 62, 86-96.

Yuan, Y. Medel, M. 2016. Characterizing International Travel Behavior from Geotagged Photos: A Case Study of Flickr. PLoS One, 11(5), e0154885.

Yuan, Y. , Raubal, M. 2016. Exploring georeferenced mobile phone datasets - a literature survey. Geography Compass (invited paper), 10(6), 239-252

Yuan, Y. , Raubal, M. 2016. Analyzing the distribution of human activity space from mobile phone usage- An individual and urban-oriented study. International Journal of Geographic Information Science, 30(8), 1594-1621.

Ahas, R., Aasa, A., Yuan, Y., Raubal, M., Smoreda, Z., Liu, Y., Ziemlicki, C., Tiru, M., Zook, M. 2015. Everyday Space-Time Geographies: Using mobile phone based sensor data to monitor urban activity in Harbin, Paris and Tallinn. International Journal of Geographic Information Science, 29(11), 496-520.

Yuan, Y. , Raubal, M. 2014. Measuring similarity of mobile phone user trajectories - a Spatio-temporal Edit Distance method. International Journal of Geographic Information Science, 28(3), 496-520.

Yuan, Y. , Raubal, M., Liu, Y. 2012. Correlating mobile phone usage and travel behavior – a case study of Harbin, China. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 36(2), 118-130.

Liu, Y., Yuan, Y., Xiao, D., Hu, J., Wu, L. 2010. A point set based approximation for areal objects - case study of representing localities, Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 34(1), 28-39.

Chen, K., Lin, X., Yuan, Y., Li, R., Liu, Y. 2009. Representation and management of type information in digital gazetteers, Geography and Geo-Information Science, 25(5), 6-11. (In Chinese)

Yuan, Y., Gao, Y. 2008. Object-oriented modeling and implement technologies of spatio-temporal data, Geography and Geo-Information Science, 28(3), 41-44. (In Chinese)

Liu, Y., Yuan, Y., Zhang, Y. 2008. A cognitive approach to modeling vague geographical features – a case study of Zhongguancun, Journal of Remote Sensing, 12(2), 370-377. (In Chinese)



Articles in Referred Conference Proceedings

Yuan, Y., Mills, D., forthcoming, Exploring Urban Dynamics from Bluetooth Tracking Data: A Case Study of Austin, Texas. In: Proceedings of the International Cartographic Association (ICA), Tokyo, Japan, 1-6.

Yuan, Y., Le Noc, M. 2018. Exploring Urban Mobility from Taxi Trajectories: A Case Study of Nanjing, China. In: Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Data Science, Technology and Applications (DATA), Porto, Portugal, SciTePress, 1-6.

Yuan, Y. 2017. Modeling Inter-country Connection from Geotagged News Reports A Time-Series Analysis. In: Proceedings of the International Conference on Data Mining and Big Data, Fukuoka, Japan, Springer International, 183-190.

Yuan, Y. , Raubal, M. 2012. Extracting dynamic urban mobility patterns from mobile phone data. In: Geographic Information Science - 7th International Conference (GIScience 2012), Columbus, Ohio, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Springer, Volume 7478, 354-367.

Kang, C., Gao, S., Lin, X., Xiao, Y., Yuan, Y., Liu, Y., Ma, X. 2010. Analyzing and geo-visualizing individual human mobility patterns using mobile call records. In: Proceedings of Geoinformatics 2010. Beijing, China, IEEE Xplore, 1-7 (doi:10.1109/ GEOINFORMATICS.2010.5567857).

Liu, Y., Li, R., Chen, K., Yuan, Y., Huang, L., Yu, H. 2009. KIDGS: A Geographical Knowledge-informed Digital Gazetteer Service. In: Proceedings of Geoinformatics, Fairfax, USA, IEEE Xplore, 1-6 (doi: 10.1109/GEOINFORMATICS.2009.5293495).



Patents

Liu, Y., Zhang, Y., Li, R., Y. Yuan, Chen, C., Gao, Y. 2009. Semantic-based General Chinese Place Name Searching System, Patent No. 200910088885.4, P. R. China.



Extended Abstracts and Workshop Papers

Yuan, Y. , G. Wei. 2016. Evaluating demographic representativeness of location-based social media: a case study of Weibo. In: the 19th AGILE Conference on Geographic Information Science, 1-4.

Yuan, Y. , Raubal, M. 2012. Similarity measurement of mobile phone user trajectories - a modified edit distance method. In: Workshop on “Progress in Movement Analysis - Experiences with Real Data, Zurich, Switzerland.

Yuan, Y. , Raubal, M. 2012. A framework for spatio-temporal clustering from mobile phone data. In: AGILE Workshop: Complex Data Mining in a GeoSpatial Context, Avignon, France.

Yuan, Y. , Raubal, M. 2011 Extracting clustered urban mobility and activities from georeferenced mobile phone datasets. In: ISPRS Workshop on Spatio-Temporal Data Mining and Analysis (STDM'11), London, United Kingdom.

Yuan, Y. , Liu, Y. 2010 Modeling temporal uncertainty of events-a descriptive perspective. In: Proceedings of Geographic Information Science - 6th International Conference, GIScience 2010, Extended Abstracts Volume, eds. R. Purves & R. Weibel. Zurich, Switzerland.

Yuan, Y. , Raubal, M. 2010 On Correlation between Mobile Phone Usage and Travel Behavior - a case study of Harbin, China. In: Proceedings of Geographic Information Science - 6th International Conference, GIScience 2010, Extended Abstracts Volume, eds. R. Purves & R. Weibel. Zurich, Switzerland.

Yuan, Y. , Raubal, M. 2010 Spatio-temporal knowledge discovery from georeferenced mobile phone data. In: MPA'10 - 1st Workshop on Movement Pattern Analysis, Zurich, Switzerland.