Publications

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Articles in Referred Book Chapters

Y. Yuan, 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.

Y. Yuan, C Kang, P Cao, and Y Liu, 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

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

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

Y. Yuan and M. Raubal, 2016, Exploring georeferenced mobile phone datasets - a literature survey. Geography Compass, in press (Invited Paper). 10(6): 239-252

Y. Yuan and M. Raubal, 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.

R. Ahas, A. Aasa, Y. Yuan, M. Raubal, Z. Smoreda, Y. Liu, C. Ziemlicki, M. Tiru, M. Zook, 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, 2015, 29(11): 496-520.

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

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

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

K. Chen, X. Lin, Y. Yuan, R. Li and Y. Liu, Representation and Management of Type Information in Digital Gazetteers, Geography and Geo-Information Science, 2009, 25(5), 6-11. (In Chinese)

Y. Yuan and Y. Gao, Object-oriented Modeling and Implement Technologies of Spatio-Temporal Data, Geography and Geo-Information Science, 2008,28(3), 41-44. (In Chinese)

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



Articles in Referred Conference Proceedings

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

Y. Yuan and 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

Y. Yuan and Y. Liu. 2015. Exploring inter-country connection in mass media: a case study of China. In: Proceedings of the International Conference of Location Based Social Media, Athens, GA, March 2015 (Full paper).

Y. Yuan and M. Raubal. 2013. Investigating the distribution of human activity space from mobile phone usage. In: Mobile Ghent 2013, Ghent, Belgium.

Y. Yuan and M. Raubal, 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, 2012.

Y. Yuan and M. Raubal, 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), Volume 7478, 2012, p354-367, Springer, 2012

Y. Yuan and M. Raubal, A framework for spatio-temporal clustering from mobile phone data. In: Proceedings of AGILE Workshop: Complex Data Mining in a GeoSpatial Context, eds. C. de Runz, T. Devogele & J. Perret, p22-26. Avignon, France, 2012.

Y. Yuan and M. Raubal, Extracting clustered urban mobility and activities from georeferenced mobile phone datasets. In: Proceedings of ISPRS Workshop on Spatio-Temporal Data Mining and Analysis (STDM'11), eds. T. Cheng, P. Longley, C. Ellul & A. Chow, p21-23. London, United Kingdom, 2011.

Y. Yuan and Y. Liu, 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, 2010.

Y. Yuan and M. Raubal, 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, 2010.

Y. Yuan and M. Raubal, Spatio-temporal knowledge discovery from georeferenced mobile phone data. In: Proceedings of MPA'10 - 1st Workshop on Movement Pattern Analysis, eds. B. Gottfried, P. Laube, A. Klippe, N. V. d. Weghe & R. Billen, p121-126. Zurich, Switzerland, 2010.

C. Kang, S. Gao, X. Lin, Y. Xiao, Y. Yuan, Y. Liu and X. Ma, Analyzing and geo-visualizing individual human mobility patterns using mobile call records. In: Proceedings of Geoinformatics 2010, International Symposium on GPS, DPS, RS, GIS and their Integration, Beijing, China(doi:10.1109/ GEOINFORMATICS.2010.5567857), 2010.

Y. Liu, R. Li, K. Chen, Y. Yuan, L. Huang and H. Yu, KIDGS: A Geographical Knowledge-informed Digital Gazetteer Service. In: Proceedings of Geoinformatics 2010, International Symposium on GPS, DPS, RS, GIS and their Integration, Fairfax, VA, USA (doi: 10.1109/GEOINFORMATICS.2009.5293495), 2009.



Patents

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