Ben Adams - People - Geography - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Dr Ben Adams

Andy SturmanPosition

Senior Lecturer in Geographic Information Science


M. Sc. in Computer Science (University of California, Santa Barbara, USA)
Ph.D. in Computer Science (University of California, Santa Barbara, USA)

Contact Details

Phone: +64 3 342987 ext 3407
Fax: +64 3 364 2907

Postal address:

Department of Geography
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
New Zealand

Research Interests

Spatio-temporal information retrieval and exploratory search
Organization of spatio-temporal information for data infrastructure
Data-intensive and high-performance computing for geographic analysis
Knowledge discovery from crowdsourced and unstructured geographic data
Semantics and theories of representation for geographic knowledge


Recent Publications

Please see Ben's UC Research Profile for a full list of publications