Dr Hamed Olfat

Research Title

Automatic Spatial Metadata Updating and Enrichment

Topic and Interest Areas

Spatial Metadata Automation, SDIs, Land Administration, Cadastre, GIS, Urban Planning

 

Biography

Hamed is the Geospatial Consultant and ePlan Coordinator at Land Victoria in the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP). He is also the Chair of the Technical Committee of ‘National ePlan Working Group’. Hamed completed his PhD on ‘Automatic Spatial Metadata Updating and Enrichment’ in the Department of Infrastructure Engineering at the University of Melbourne in 2012. He has also been working as a Research Associate at the Centre for Spatial Data Infrastructures and Land Administration (CSDILA) on a range of research projects - e.g. ‘Design and Development of a Spatial Metadata System for Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network (AURIN)’ - since 2009.

Publications

Authors Title Year Publication Details Acknowledgement
Olfat, H., Shojaei, D., Briffa, M., and Rajabifard, A. The Current Status and Ongoing Investigations of 2D and 3D Digital Cadastre (ePlan) in Victoria, Australia2017 10th International Symposium on Digital Earth & Locate17 3-6 April 2017, Sydney, Australia   [link to conference]
Davood Shojaei, Hamed Olfat, Sebastian Ignacio Quinones Faundez, Mohsen Kalantari, Abbas Rajabifard, Mark Briffa Geometrical data validation in 3D digital cadastre − A case study for Victoria, Australia2017 Land Use Policy Journal Volume 68, November 2017, Pages 638–648 This article was published by ELSEVIER (ScienceDirect) Publications. DOI:  doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2017.08.031
Mohsen Kalantari, Abbas Rajabifard, Hamed Olfat, Chris Pettit, Azadeh KeshtiarastAutomatic spatial metadata systems – the case of Australian urban research infrastructure network2017 Cartography and Geographic Information Science Volume 44, 2017 - Issue 4: Special Content Section: Dynamic and 3D Illustrations This article was published by Taylor and Francis. DOI:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15230406.2016.1154805
Shojaei, D., Olfat, H., Briffa, M., Rajabifard, A.3D Digital Cadastre Journey in Victoria, Australia2017 WG IV/1, WG IV/5 & WG IV/10 12th 3D Geoinfo Conference 2017 (Volume IV-4/W5) 26–27 October 2017, Melbourne, Australia ISPRS Ann. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci., IV-4/W5, 117-123, https://doi.org/10.5194/isprs-annals-IV-4-W5-117-2017, 2017 This paper was presented at 3DGeoInfo Conference.  [Link to Paper]
Kalantari, M., Rajabifard, A., Olfat, H., Pettit, C. and Keshtiarast, A. Automatic spatial metadata systems the case of Australian urban research infrastructure network2016 Cartography and Geographic Information Science 04/2016 This article has been published online by Taylor and Francis.   DOI:10.1080/15230406.2016.1154805
Shojaei, D., Olfat, H., Rajabifard, A., Darvill, A., Briffa, M.Assessment of the Australian digital cadastre protocol (ePlan) in terms of supporting 3D building subdivisions2016 Land Use Policy Journal Volume 56, November 2016, Pages 112–124 Published Online by Elsevier   [Link to Journal]
Kalantari, M, Rajabifard, A, Olfat, H, Williamson, IGeospatial Metadata 2.0 - An approach for Volunteered Geographic Information2014 Journal of Computers, Environment and Urban Systems Journal of Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, Vol 48, Pages 35-48 This article was published by ScienceDirect Online.  [Link to Journal]
Olfat, H., Rajabifard, A., Kalantari, M., and Pettit, C.Design and Development of a Spatial Metadata Automation Framework Applied in Australia2013 In H. Onsrud, & A. Rajabifard, (eds.), Spatial Enablement in Support of Economic Development and Poverty Reduction pp. 37-62 This book chapter was presented at the "GSDI 14 conference".  [Link to Book]
Olfat, H., Kalantari, M., Rajabifard, A., Senot, H., Williamson, I.Spatial Metadata Automation: A Key to Spatially Enabling Platform2012 IJSDIR Journal International Journal of Spatial Data Infrastructures Research, 2012, Vol.7 This peer-reviewed paper was published in the IJSDIR and presented at GSDI 13 World Conference.  [Link to Journal]
Olfat, H., Kalantari, M., Rajabifard, A., Williamson, I.P.Towards a Foundation for Spatial Metadata Automation2012 Journal of Spatial Science 57(1), pp. 65-81 This paper was published in the Journal of Spatial Science. DOI:10.1080/14498596.2012.686361  [Link to Journal]
Olfat, H., Kalantari, M., Rajabifard, A., Senot, H., Williamson, I.P.A GML-based Approach to Automate Spatial Metadata Automation2012 IJGIS Journal Vol. 27(2), pp. 231-250 This paper is published in Taylor & Francis Online (ID: 678853 DOI:10.1080/13658816.2012.678853)  [Link to Journal]
Olfat, H.Facilitating the National Infrastructure for Managing Land Information through Spatial Metadata Automation2012 In A. Rajabifard et al. (eds.), A National Infrastructure for Managing Land Information- Research Snapshot (Ch. 12). pp. 109-115. This book chapter was presented at "NIMLI Seminar", the University of Melbourne, 13 Nov 2012.  [Link to Book]
Olfat, H., Rajabifard, A., Kalantari, M., Automatic Spatial Metadata Update: a New Approach2010 FIG Congress 2010 - Facing the Challenges - Building the Capacity Sydney, Australia, 11-16 April 2010 This is a peer-reviewed paper presented at 'FIG Congress" Sydney, Australia, 11-16 April 2010  www.fig.net
Olfat, H., Rajabifard, A., Kalantari, M., A synchronisation approach to automate spatial metadata updating2010 Coordinates Volume VI Issue 3, March 2010 This is publisher version of an article published in Coordinates.  [Link to Magazine]
Kalantari, M., Olfat, H., Rajabifard, A.Automatic Spatial Metadata Enrichment: Reducing Metadata Creation Burden through Spatial Folksonomies 2010 Spatially Enabling Society - Leuven University Press 248. pp 119-129 This is a book chapter from the refereed book "Spatially Enabling Society" and also presented at GSDI 12 World Conference, Singapore 19-22 Oct 2010  [Link to Conference]
Olfat, H., Kalantari, M., Rajabifard, A., Williamson, I., Pettit, C., Williams, S.Exploring the Key Areas of Spatial Metadata Automation Research in Australia2010 GSDI 12 World Conference - Realising Spatially Enabled Societies Refereed proceedings article This paper presented and published at "GSDI 12 World Conference", Singapore 19-22 Oct 2010   [Link to Conference]
Olfat, H., Rajabifard, A, Qureshi, F.M., Daneshpour, S.A. Facilitating Urban Management Through Local SDI Case Study: The Municipality of Tehran2009 GSDI 11 World Conference Rotterdam, The Netherlands 15-19 June 2009 This is a paper from GSDI 11 World Conference, Rotterdam, The Netherlands 15-19 June 2009   [GSDI Association]
Qureshi, F.M.,Rajabifard, A,Olfat, H.Facilitating Urban Planning and Management at Local LevelThrough the Development of SDI(Case Study of Lahore - Pakistan)2009 GSDI 11 World Conference Rotterdam, The Netherlands 15-19 June 2009 This is a paper from GSDI 11 World Conference, Rotterdam, The Netherlands 15-19 June 2009   [GSDI Association]
Mohsen Kalantari, Abbas Rajabifard, Hamed OlfatSpatial Metadata Automation: A New Approach2009 Spatial Sciences Institute Biennial International Conference, Adelaide, South Australia 28 September - 2 October 2009 This is a peer-reviewed paper presented at SSC2009 conference and published in conference proceeding.  [Link to Conference]