PhD & Master Theses


HALL, Andreas, 2016, Reasoning in Spatio-Temporal Analysis – Theory, Provenance, and Applications, PhD Thesis, Aalto University.


YOCHEVA Zornitza, 2015, User-Centred Design of Smartphone Augmented Reality in Urban Tourism Context, PhD Thesis, Bournemouth University.

DEEB, Rasha, 2015, Assessing visual variables of cartographic text design, PhD Thesis, Ghent University

KVELADZE, Irma, 2015, Space – time cube design and usability. University of Twente, ITC Dissertation 268, ISBN: 978-90-365-3859-6.


LAAKSO, Mari, 2014, Improving Accessibility for Pedestrians with Geographic Information, PhD thesis Aalto University.


PUCHER, Alexander, 2013, Optimierung von Internet-basierten kartographischen Informationssystemen durch Erkenntnisgewinn aus nutzerzentrierter Entwicklung. Dissertation, University of Vienna.


OOMS Kristien, 2012, Maps, how do users’ see them. PhD thesis Ghent University.

SCHOBESBERGER David, 2012, Towards a Framework for Improving the Usability of Web-mapping Products. Dissertation, University of Vienna.


BLEISCH Susanne, 2011, Evaluating the appropriateness of visually combining abstract quantitative data representations with 3D desktop virtual environments using mixed methods. PhD Thesis. London: City University London.

DELIKOSTIDIS Ioannis, 2011, Improving the usability of pedestrian navigation systems. PhD thesis University of Twente. ITC Dissertation 181, ISBN: 978-90-6164-303-6.

ROTHRobert, 2011, Interacting with Maps: The science and practice of cartographic interaction. PhD dissertation Pennsylvania State University.


NIVALA Annu-Maaria, 2007, Usability Perspectives for the Design of Interactive Maps, Publications of the Finnish Geodetic Institute, PhD thesis.