Dr.ir. B.M. Meijers

Dr.ir. B.M. Meijers

Research profile

Biography

Martijn Meijers (1981) is assitent professor at the chair of GIS technology, Digital Technologies, AE+T, faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment, Delft University of Technology.

He teaches in the MSc Geomatics and the MSc GIMA (joint education of Utrecht, Enschede, Wageningen and Delft universities) programmes.

Martijns research interests include geo-database management systems, map generalisation, cartography and geo-visualization, (applied) computational geometry for GIS, handling large datasets and topological consistency.

Martijn started his studies in Geodesy and Cartography at Utrecht University of Professional Education (Hogeschool van Utrecht), where he specialised in Geographic Information Systems. He continued his studies at Delft University of Technology, where he obtained a Master of Science degree in Geomatics in 2006. In 2011, he successfully defended his PhD thesis at this university on the topic of Variable-scale Geo-information.

Expertise

  • GIS
  • Geo-Information Modelling
  • Map Generalisation
  • Geo-Database Management Systems
  • Cartography and Geo-visualization

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Publications

Prizes

  • 2016-11-30

    Prof. J.M. Tienstra Onderzoeksprijs

    Martijn Meijers Martijn kreeg de Prof. J.M. Tienstra Onderzoeksprijs op 30 november 2016 tijdens het NCG Symposium uitgereikt.
    NCG Symposium 2016

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