Selected Publications

 

(in reverse chronological order)

Books and Journal Issues


  1.     M. Duckham, A. Croitoru & P. Agouris,  (Guest Eds.), 2007. Special Issue “From Sensors to Systems: Advances in Distributed Geoinformatics”, ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Vol. 62, No. 5.

  2.     P. Agouris & A. Croitoru (Eds.), 2005. Next Generation Geospatial Information, Taylor & Francis, London (180 pages).

  3.     S. Dawes, V. Gregg, P. Agouris (Guest Eds.), 2004. Special Issue on Digital Government Research, Social Science Computer Review, Vol. 22, No. 1.

  4.     P. Agouris and A. Stefanidis (Eds.), 1999. Integrated Spatial Databases: Digital Images and GIS, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 1737, Springer Verlag (317 pages).

  5.     P. Agouris (Guest Editor), 1997. Special Issue on Softcopy Photogrammetry, Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing, Vol. 63, No. 8.

  6.     A. Gruen, O. Kuebler, P. Agouris (Eds.), 1995. Automatic Extraction of Man-Made Objects from Aerial and Space Images, Birkhaeuser Verlag, Basel (320 pages).



Chapters in Books


  1.     P. Doucette, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2008. Self-Organising Map Principles Applied Towards Automating Road Extraction from Remotely Sensed Imagery, in Self-Organising Maps: Applications in Geographic Information Science, (P. Agarwal & A. Skupin, eds.), John Wiley & Sons Ltd., UK, pp. 177-194.

  2.     P. Agouris, A. Croitoru & A. Stefanidis, 2007. Feature Integration for Geospatial Information: A Review and Outlook, in Digital Government: Advanced Research and Case Studies (H. Chen, L. Brandt et al., eds.), Springer Verlag. (in press)

  3.     G. Mountrakis, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2004. Similarity Learning in GIS: An Overview of Definitions, Prerequisites, and Challenges, in Spatial Databases: Technologies, Techniques and Trends, (Y. Manolopoulos, A. Papadopoulos & M. Vassilakopoulos, eds.), IDEA Group Publishing, Hershey, PA, pp. 294-321.

  4.     P. Agouris, P. Doucette & A. Stefanidis, 2003. Automation and Digital Photogrammetric Workstations, in: Manual of Photogrammetry (5th Edition, C. McGlone ed.), John Wiley, pp. 949-981.



Fully Refereed Journal Articles


  1.     C. Wang, A. Stefanidis, A. Croitoru & P. Agouris, 2008. Map Registration of Image Sequences using Linear Features, Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing, Vol. 73, No. 1, pp. 25-38.

  2.     A. Stefanidis, Ch. Georgiadis & P. Agouris, 2006. Orientation of Ground Level Motion Imagery Using Building Facades, Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing, Vol. 72, No. 9, pp. 1061-1072.

  3.     P. Partsinevelos, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2005. A Novel Approach for Reconstructing Spatiotemporal Trajectories from Sparse Data, ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Vol. 60, No.1, pp. 3-16.

  4.     G. Mountrakis, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2005. Adaptable User Profiles for Intelligent Geospatial Queries, Transactions in GIS, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 561-583.

  5.     S. Shafer-Rogers, D.H. Sandweiss, K.A. Maasch, D.F. Belknap & P. Agouris, 2004. Coastal Change and Beach Ridges Along the Northwest Coast of Peru: Image and GIS Analysis of the Chira, Piura and Colan Beach-Ridge Plains, Journal of Coastal Research, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 1102-1125.

  6.     P. Doucette, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2004. Automated Road Extraction from High Resolution Multispectral Imagery, Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing, Vol. 70, No. 12, pp. 1405-1416.

  7.     G. Mountrakis, A. Stefanidis, I. Schlaisich & P. Agouris, 2004. Supporting Quality-Based Image Retrieval Through User Preference Learning, Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing, Vol. 70, No. 8, pp. 973-981.

  8.     P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2003. Efficient Summarization of Spatiotemporal Events, Communications of the ACM, Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 65-66.

  9.     A. Stefanidis, P. Agouris, M. Bertolotto, J. Carswell & C. Georgiadis, 2002. Scale and Orientation-Invariant Scene Similarity Metrics for Image Queries, International Journal of Geographical Information Science, Vol. 16, No. 8, pp. 749-772.

  10.     F. Fonseca, M. Egenhofer, P. Agouris & G. Camara, 2002. Using Ontologies for Integrated Geographic Information Systems, Transactions in GIS, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 231-257, June 2002.

  11.     P. Agouris, A. Stefanidis & S. Gyftakis, 2001. Differential Snakes for Change Detection in Road Segments, Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing, Vol. 67, No. 12, pp. 1391-1399.

  12.     P. Doucette, P. Agouris, A. Stefanidis & M. Musavi, 2001. Self-Organized Clustering for Road Extraction in Classified Imagery, ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Elsevier, Vol. 55, No. 5-6, pp. 347-358.

  13.     P. Agouris, K. Beard, G. Mountrakis, & A. Stefanidis, 2000. Capturing and Modeling Geographic Object Change: A SpatioTemporal Gazetteer Framework, Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing, Vol. 66, No. 10, pp. 1241-1250.

  14.     P. Agouris, J. Carswell & A. Stefanidis, 1999. An Environment for Content-Based Image Retrieval from Large Spatial Databases, ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Elsevier, Vol. 54, No. 4, pp. 263-272.

  15.     P. Agouris, A. Stefanidis & J. Carswell, 1999. Sketch-Based Image Queries in Topographic Databases, Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, Academic Press, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp.113-129.

  16.     P. Agouris, A. Stefanidis & K. Beard, 1997. Digital Photogrammetric Techniques for Transportation Data Acquisition and Management, Transportation Research Record, No. 1599, pp. 111-117.

  17.     P. Agouris & T. Schenk, 1996. Automated Aerotriangulation Using Multiple Image Multipoint Matching, Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, Vol. 62, No. 6, pp. 703-710. [Paper awarded the 1996 VI Talbert Abrams Award for best paper of the year]



Fully Refereed Conference Articles


  1.     G. Cervone, A. Stefanidis, P. Franzese & P. Agouris, 2009. Spatiotemporal Modeling and Monitoring of Atmospheric Hazardous Emissions Using Sensor Networks, IEEE International Conference on Data Mining – Workshop on Spatial and Spatiotemporal Data Mining (SSTDM’09), Miami,  in press.

  2.     P. Agouris, D. Gunopulos, V. Kalogeraki, & A. Stefanidis, 2008. Knowledge Acquisition and Data Storage in Mobile Geosensor Networks, in GeoSensor Networks ‘06, (S. Nittel, A. Labrinidis, & A. Stefanidis, eds.), Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 4540, Springer Verlag, pp. 86-108.

  3.     C. Wang, A. Stefanidis & P. Agouris, 2007. Relaxation Matching for Georegistration of Aerial and Satellite Imagery, IEEE ICIP’07 (International Conference on Image Processing), San Antonio, pp. V.449-452.

  4.     C. Wang, A. Croitoru. A. Stefanidis & P. Agouris, 2007. Image-to-X Registration using Linear Features and Networks, FUZZ-IEEE, London, pp. 1987-1993.

  5.     A. Croitoru, K. Eickhorst, A. Stefanidis & P. Agouris, 2006. Spatiotemporal Event Detection and Analysis over Multiple Granularities, Spatial Data Handling ‘06, (A. Riedl, W. Kainz & G. Elmes, eds.), Springer Verlag, pp. 229-245.

  6.     I. Schlaisich-Frank & P. Agouris, 2006. Visualization of Geospatial Image Quality Interdependencies of Quality Attributes, International Archives of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences. (ISPRS Commission II Symposium), Vol. 36, Part 2, Vienna, pp. 1-6.

  7.     A. Croitoru, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2005. Rotation, Translation, and Scale Invariant 3D Trajectory Matching by Pose Normalization, ACM-GIS’05 (C. Shahabi & O. Boucelma, Eds.), Bremen, pp. 153-162.

  8.     S. Gyftakis, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2005. Image-Based Change Detection of Areal Objects using Differential Snakes, ACM-GIS ’05 (C. Shahabi & O. Boucelma, Eds.), Bremen, pp. 135-142.

  9.     C. Georgiadis, A. Stefanidis, S. Gyftakis & P. Agouris, 2005. Image Orientation for Interactive Tours of Virtually-Modeled Sites, ISPRS Workshop on 3D Virtual Reconstruction and Visualization of Complex Architectures, IAPRS Vol. 36-5/W17, Venice (CD-ROM proceedings).

  10.     S. Gyftakis, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2005. Image-Based Automatic Object Outline Updating in Geospatial Databases, Next Generation Geospatial Information (P. Agouris & A. Croitoru, eds.), Taylor & Francis, pp. 47-57.

  11.     K. Eickhorst, A. Croitoru, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2004. Spatiotemporal Helixes for Modeling Environmental Data, Proc. IEEE CompSAC, Vol. 2, Hong Kong, pp. 138-141.

  12.     S. Gyftakis, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2004. Tracking Deformable Objects in Geospatial Applications, IEEE-ICIP’04 (International Conference on Image Processing), Singapore, pp. 2579-2582.

  13.     K. Eickhorst, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2004. Modeling and Comparing Spatiotemporal Events, dg.o 2004 Proceedings - National Conference on Digital Government Research, Seattle, pp. 163-172.

  14.     A. Stefanidis, K. Eickhorst, P. Agouris & P. Partsinevelos, 2003. Modeling and Comparing Change Using Spatiotemporal Helixes, ACM-GIS’03 (E. Hoel & P. Rigaux eds.), ACM Press, New Orleans, pp. 86-93.

  15.     G. Mountrakis, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2003. Multitemporal Geospatial Query Grouping Using Correlation Signatures, IEEE-ICIP03 (International Conference on Image Processing), Barcelona, Vol. 3, pp. 545-548.

  16.     G. Mountrakis & P. Agouris, 2003. Learning Similarity with Fuzzy Functions of Adaptable Complexity, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Advances in Spatial and Temporal Databases - SSTD’03), Springer Verlag, Vol. 2750, pp. 412-429.

  17.     V. Venkataraman & P. Agouris, 2003. A Framework for the Representation of Geospatial Image Processing Operations, dg.o2003 Proceedings - National Conference on Digital Government Research, Boston, pp. 327-330.

  18.     G. Mountrakis, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2002. A Differential Spatiotemporal Model: Primitives and Operators, Advances in Spatial Data Handling (D. Richardson & P. van Oosterom eds.), Ottawa, Springer Verlag, pp. 255-268.

  19.     A. Stefanidis, P. Agouris & P. Partsinevelos, 2002. SpatioTemporal Helixes for Event Modeling, dg.o2002 Proceedings - National Conference on Digital Government Research, Los Angeles, pp. 219-224.

  20.     P. Agouris, S. Gyftakis & A. Stefanidis, 2001. Quality-Aware Deformable Models for Change Detection, IEEE-ICIP01 (International Conference on Image Processing), Thessaloniki, Vol. 2, pp.805-808.

  21.     P. Agouris, P. Doucette & A. Stefanidis, 2001. Spatiospectral Cluster Analysis of Elongated Regions in Aerial Imagery, IEEE-ICIP01 (Int. Conference on Image Processing), Thessaloniki, Vol. 2, pp.789-792.

  22.     P. Partsinevelos, A. Stefanidis & P. Agouris, 2001. Automated Spatiotemporal Scaling for Video Generalization, IEEE-ICIP01 (Int. Conference on Image Processing), Thessaloniki, Vol. 1, pp.177-180.

  23.     A. Stefanidis, P. Partsinevelos, K. Eickhorst & P. Agouris, 2001. Spatiotemporal Lifelines in Support of Video Queries, Proceedings DEXA (Database and Expert Systems Applications) Workshop 2001, Munich, IEEE Press, pp. 865-869.

  24.     P. Agouris, S. Gyftakis & A. Stefanidis, 2001. Dynamic Node Distribution in Adaptive Snakes for Road Extraction, Vision Interface '01, Ottawa, Canada, pp. 134-140, May 2001.

  25.     A. Stefanidis, P. Partsinevelos & P. Agouris, 2001. Using Lifelines for Spatiotemporal Summaries, dg.o2001 Proceedings - National Conference on Digital Government Research, Los Angeles, pp. 1-8.

  26.     A. Stefanidis, P. Partsinevelos, P. Agouris & P. Doucette, 2000. Summarizing Video Datasets in the Spatiotemporal Domain, Advanced Spatial Data Management Workshop (ASDM), in Proceedings DEXA (Database and Expert Systems Applications) 2000, London, IEEE Press, pp. 906-912.

  27.     G. Mountrakis, P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 2000. Navigating through Hierarchical Change Propagation in Spatiotemporal Queries, International Workshop on Temporal Representation and Reasoning (Time 2000), Cape Breton, Canada, IEEE Press, pp. 123-131.

  28. P. Doucette, P. Agouris, M. Musavi & A. Stefanidis, 1999. Automated Extraction of Linear Features from Aerial Imagery using Kohonen Learning and GIS Data, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Verlag, Vol. 1737, pp. 20-33.

  29. P. Agouris, A. Stefanidis & J. Carswell, 1999. A Feature Library Approach to On-line Image Querying and Retrieval for Topographic Applications, Vision Interface ’99, Trois Rivieres, pp. 490-497.

  30. P. Agouris & A. Stefanidis, 1998. Intelligent Image Retrieval from Large Databases Using Shape and Topology, IEEE-ICIP98 (Int. Conference on Image Processing), Chicago, IEEE Press, Vol. 2, pp. II-779-783.

  31. P. Agouris, A. Stefanidis & J. Carswell, 1998. Digital Image Retrieval Using Shape Based Queries, Spatial Data Handling ‘98, Vancouver, Canada, pp. 613-625.

  32. A. Gruen, P. Agouris & H. Li, 1995. Linear Feature Extraction with Dynamic Programming and Globally Enforced Least Squares Matching, in: Automatic Extraction of Man-Made Objects from Aerial and Space Images (A. Gruen, O. Kuebler & P. Agouris eds.), Birkhaeuser Verlag, pp. 83-94.  

  33.     A. Gruen, P. Agouris, D. Stallmann & H. Li, 1994. Algorithms for Automated Extraction of Man-Made Objects from Raster Image Data in a GIS, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 884, Springer Verlag, pp. 123-132. 


Full list of publications available upon request