Dr Catherine Emma Jones
I am the Project Director for the JISC funded Stepping into Time Project. I am a lecturer in Human Geography at the University of Porstmouth. I am interested in usability of geographic systems and data, health and urban mapping now and in the past.
Previous JISC Project, Co-Investigator: | IIGLU: Interactive, Integrated, Geospatial Learning and Understanding……. Building a framework for new learners who want to make a map but don’t know how.
Ali is a Research Associate on the project, responsible for quality control – transforming the digital scans into geographic data for use in the Stepping Into Time project. He is a PhD student at the Department of Geography, University of Portsmouth. His research area is exploring the application of Remote Sensing and GIS techniques to investigate the variation of vegetation cover over time in relation to fuelwood usage in the North-Eastern part of Nigeria.
Felix has just finished his second year of undergraduate studies with the Department of Geography,University of Portsmouth. His role on the project is data capture and will be geo-referencing the historical images and digitally capturing the location of the bombs. His interests are in using GIS to investigate data and solve to problems and will be conducting a dissertation next year on how students perceive crime compared to the reported reality within Portsmouth. He is interested in perusing a career in GIS.
Dan is the Developer on the project responsible for building an Android mobile application to explore the Stepping Into Time bomb census datasets using a map interface and Augmented Reality (AR) browser. He studied MSc in GIS at UCL in 2005 and works on a variety of web, mobile and geo development projects for his company, Geobits.
Dr Patrick Weber
Patrick specialises in spatial and location-based analysis but also has extensive technical expertise with open source GIS, he will be responsible for the technical development of the interactive website for the Stepping into Time project. He studied for an MSc is GIS at UCL is 2002 and is working on a projects for his company Location Insights.
Jasia is the interface designer and css coder for the project. She has over fifteen years experience in designing for the web and has worked for a variety of clients including the BBC, Halcrow, EJOLT and Mapping for Change.