People

Return to previous page

Publications for Dr. Mike Mineter
This list of publications is generated automatically from a database which is currently being updated. As a result it may not include publications produced since 2001.
 
Books Edited
Healey, R.G., Dowers, S., Gittings, B.M. and Mineter, M.J. (1998) Parallel Processing Algorithms for GIS, Taylor & Francis, London 460pp
 
Book Chapters
Dowers, S., Mineter, M.J. and Healey, R.G. (1998) A modular approach to parallel GIS algorithm design. In Parallel Processing Algorithms for GIS (ed. Healey, R.G., Dowers, S., Mineter, M.J., and Healey, R.G.), Taylor and Francis, London, Ch.7 p.139-150
Mineter, M.J. (1998) Creation of vector-topological data structures. In Parallel Processing Algorithms for GIS (ed. Healey, R.G., Dowers, S., Gittings, B.M. and Mineter, M.J.), Taylor and Francis, London, Ch.9 p.179-215
Mineter, M.J., Wilkinson, G.G., Dowers, S. and Healey, R.G. (1998) Implementation Case Study: Generalisation of Raster Data. In Parallel Processing Algorithms for GIS (ed. R.G. Healey, S. Dowers, B.M. Gittings and M.J. Mineter), Taylor and Francis, London, Ch.14 p.311-330
Healey, R.G., Gittings, B.M., Dowers, S. and Mineter, M.J. (1998) Introduction. In Parallel Processing Algorithms for GIS (ed. Healey, R.G., Dowers, S., Gittings, B.M., and Mineter, M.J.), Taylor and Francis, London, Ch.1 p.1-9
Dowers, S., Mineter, M.J. and Healey, R.G. (1998) Issues in the Design of Parallel Algorithms. In Parallel Processing Algorithms for GIS (ed. Healey, R.G., Dowers, S., Gittings, B.M., and Mineter, M.J.), Taylor and Francis, London, Ch.5 p.89-100
Mineter, M.J. (1998) Partitioning Raster Data. In Parallel Processing Algorithms for GIS (ed. Healey, R.G., Dowers, S., Gittings, B.M. and Mineter, M.J.), Taylor and Francis, London, Ch.10 p.215-230
Mineter, M.J. (1998) Raster-to-Vector Conversion. In Parallel Processing Algorithms for GIS (ed. Healey, R.G., Dowers, S., Gittings, B.M. and Mineter, M.J.), Taylor and Francis, London, Ch.12 p.253-264
Mineter, M.J., Healey, R.G., Gittings, B.M. and Dowers, S. (1998) Towards Parallel Libraries for Geographical Algorithms. In Parallel Processing Algorithms for GIS (ed. R.G. Healey, S. Dowers, B.M. Gittings and M.J. Mineter), Taylor and Francis, London, Ch.19 p.441-445
 
Journal Articles
Jarvis, C.H., Mineter, M.J. and Dowers, S. (2003) From stand-alone programs towards grid-aware services and components: a case study in agricultural modelling with interpolated climate data, Environmental Modelling & Software 18(4) p.379-391 doi:10.1016/S1364-8152(02)00073-7
Mineter, M.J., Dowers, S., Skouloudis, A.N. and Jarvis, C.H. (2003) Towards use of grids in environmental research, management and policy, International Journal of Environment and Pollution 20(1-6) p.297-308
Metcalfe, S.E., Whyatt, J.D., Broughton, R., Derwent, R.G., Finnegan, D.C., Hall, J., Mineter, M.J., O'Donoghue, M. and Sutton, M.A. (2001) Developing the Hull Acid Rain Model: its validation and implication for policy makers, Environmental Science & Policy 4 p.25-37
Dowers, S., Gittings, B.M. and Mineter, M.J. (2000) Towards a framework for High Performance Geocomputation, Computers, Environment and Urban Systems 24 p.471-486
Mineter, M.J. and Dowers, S. (1999) Parallel Processing for Geographical Applications: a layered approach, Journal of Geographical Systems, 1 1 p.61-74
Sloan, T.M., Mineter, M.J., Dowers, S., Mulholland, C., Darling, G. and Gittings, B.M. (1999) Partitioning of vector-topological data for parallel GIS operations: assessment and performance analysis, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 1685 p.691-694
Clematis, A., Coda, A., Spagnuolo, M., Mineter, M.J. and Sloan, T. (1997) Developing Non-local Iterative Parallel Algorithms for GIS on Cray T3D Using MPI, Lecture Notes In Computer Science 1332 p.435-442
 
Conference Contributions
Caldwell, D.R., Mineter, M.J., Dowers, S. and Gittings, B.M. (2003) Analysis and Visualization Of Visibility Surfaces (Poster). In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on GeoComputation, University of Southampton, Southampton 11pp URL: http://www.geocomputation.org/2003/Papers/Caldwell_Paper.pdf
Mineter, M.J., Dowers, S., Caldwell, D.R. and Gittings, B.M. (2003) High-Throughput Computing To Enhance Invervisibility Analysis (Poster). In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on GeoComputation, University of Southampton, Southampton 10pp URL: http://www.geocomputation.org/2003/Papers/Mineter_Paper.pdf
Mineter, M.J., Dowers, S., Gittings, B.M. and Caldwell, D.R. (2002) A Multicomputing Software Environment for ArcInfo Intervisibility Analysis. In Proceedings of the 22nd Annual ESRI User Conference, ESRI, Redlands 6pp URL: http://gis.esri.com/library/userconf/proc02/pap1253/p1253.htm
Caldwell, D.R., Mineter, M.J., Dowers, S. and Gittings, B.M. (2002) Explorations in Visibility Analysis: Applying ArcInfo in a Distributed Computing Environment (Poster). In 22nd Annual ESRI User Conference
Gittings, B.M., Dowers, S., Mineter, M.J., Darling, G. and Mulholland, C. (2000) Towards portable parallel algorithms for GIS software. In GIS Research UK 2000, University of York, 5-7 April 2000
Sloan, T., Mineter, M.J., Dowers, S., Mulholland, C., Darling, G and Gittings, B.M. (1999) Partitioning of vector-topological data for parallel GIS operations: assessment and performance analysis. In Euro-Par'99 Parallel Processing, 5th International Euro-Par Conference, Toulouse, France, August 31st-September 3rd 1999. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer Vol. 1685 p.691-694
Gittings, B.M., Dowers, S., Mineter, M.J., Sloan, T., Darling, G. and Mulholland, C. (1999) Towards Portable Parallel Algorithms for GIS Software. In Proceedings of GIS Research UK (GISRUK) 2000, 5th - 7th April, York p.42-48
Dowers, S., Gittings, B.M. and Mineter, M.J. (1999) Towards a framework for High Performance Geocomputation: Handling Vector Topology within a Distributed Service Environment. In Proceedings of Geo Computation '99, Fredricksburg, Virginia
Clematis, A., Coda, A., Spagnuolo, M., Mineter, M.J. and Sloan, T. (1998) Developing non-Local Iterative Parallel Algorithms for GIS on Cray T3D using MPI. In Recent Advances in Parral Virtual Machine and Message Passing Interface - 4th European PVM/MPI User's Group Meeting Cracow, Poland, Springer p.435-442
Clematis, A., Coda, A., Spagnuolo, M., Mineter, M.J. and Sloan, T. (1997) Developing Non-Local Iterative Parallel Algorithms for Gis on Cray T3D Using MPI. In Recent Advances in Parallel Virtual Machine and Message Passing Interface, Springer-verlag New York, Ms Ingrid Cunningham, 175 Fifth Ave, New York, Ny 10010, Ch.62 Vol. 1332 p.435-442
Mineter, M.J. and Hulton, N.R.J. (1997) Parallel processing for ice sheet modellers. In Presentation to 3rd EISMINT Workshop on model intercomparison
Mineter, M.J. (1996) Developments in parallel processing for GIS. In Presentation to 2nd European Commission GIS Workshop, Genoa
Mineter, M.J. and Dowers, S. (1996) Parallel Processing for Geographical Applications: a layered approach. In Presentation to 1st International Conference on Geocomputation
Mineter, M.J. (1994) Parallel processing and GIS: creating vector-topology. In Presentation to Parallel GIS Workshop at Spatial Data Handling conference, Edinburgh
 
Other Publications
Dowers, S. and Mineter, M.J. (2004) Enhancing Intervisibility Analyses Using Multi-Computing Techniques. In Report to European Research Office, US Army Engineer Research and Development Center p.1-49
Mineter, M.J., Dowers, S. and Gittings, B.M. (2001) Software Infrastructure to Enable Parallel Spatial Data Handling. In Report to European Research Office, US Army Engineer Research and Development Center p.1-35
Mineter, M.J. (1998) Modelling in the Geographical Sciences, Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre, course in the EPCC Diploma in High Performance Computing (Access via http://www.epcc.ed.ac.uk/epcc-tec/Diploma/Syllabus/Syllabus.html)
Mineter, M.J. (1997) Optimisation of the Hull Acid Rain Model (for the Meterorological Office, University of Hull and Department of Geography)
Mineter, M.J. (1996) Pilot Study for Parallel Processing Approach to Raster Image Generalisation with Potential Application to Forest Mapping
Harding, T.J., Mineter, M.J. and Sloan, T. (1993) GIS Operations Interface Functional Specification. In EPCC-PAP-GIS-INTERFACE-FS EPCC Pub No. EPCC-CC93-08, EPCC and University of Edinburgh Dept of Geography, Edinburgh
Hopkins, S., Mineter, M.J. and Harding, T.J. (1993) Polygon Overlay Functional Specification. In EPCC-PAP-GIS OVERLAY-FS EPCC Pub No. CC93-10, EPCC and University of Edinburgh Dept of Geography, Edinburgh
Hopkins, S., Harding, T.J., Dowers, S., Healey, R.G. and Mineter, M.J. (1993) Polygon Overlay: High Level Design. In EPCC-PAP-GIS-OVERLAY-HLD, EPCC Pub. No. EPCC-CC94-08, EPCC and University of Edinburgh Dept of Geography, Edinburgh
Harding, T.J., Mineter, M.J., Sloan, T., Wilson, A.J.S., Dowers, S. and Gittings, B.M. (1993) Raster to Vector Conversion and Vector to Raster Conversion Concepts. In EPCC-PAP-GIS-R2V2R-CONC, EPCC PUB. NO. EPC-CC93-07, EPCC AND EDINBURGH UNIVERSITY DEPT OF GEOGRAPHY, EDINBURGH
Mineter, M.J., Harding, T.J., Dowers, S., Healey, R.G., Chapple, S.R. and Trewin, S.M. (1993) Raster to Vector Conversion: High level Design.. In EPCC-PAP-GIS-R2V-HLD EPCC Pub No. cc94-09, EPCC and University of Edinburgh Dept of Geography, Edinburgh
Mineter, M.J. and Dowers, S. (1993) Smallworld GIS Interface Study. In EPCC-PAP-GIS-INTERFACE-STUDY-SW EPCC PUB NO. CC93-01, EPCC and University of Edinburgh Dept of Geography, Edinburgh
Welsh, E., Mineter, M.J. and Harding, T.J. (1993) Sub-raster-block Distribution Component of Raster-toVector Conversion: Detailed design. In EPCC-PAP-GIS-R2V-DD-SRB EPCC Pub No. CC94-10, EPCC and U. of Edinburgh Dept of Geography, Edinburgh
Hopkins, S., Mineter, M.J. and Harding, T.J. (1993) ~ector to Raster Conversion Functional Specification. In EPCC-PAP-GIS-V2R-FS EPCC Pub No. CC93-09, EPCC and University of Edinburgh Dept of Geography, Edinburgh

Return to previous page


Accessibility menu