Research focus:

  • geographic information systems as tool for landscape analysis
  • interpolation and geomorphometric analysis, digital terrain modelling
  • soil erosion modelling
  • solar irradiation modelling
  • cultural landscape and its changes
  • renewable resources
  • open-source GIS software development and coding (GRASS GIS)
 
Current projects
Period Project ID and title
Position
2016-20 UrbanHist (grant programu EÚ Horizon 2020 výzva Inovative Training Networks, MSCA-ITN)

co-investigator

2016-18 SURGE: : Simulating the cooling effect of urban greenery based on solar radiation modelling and a new generation of ESA sensors (contract with the European Space Agency) principal investigator
2017-19 VEGA 1/0963/17: Landscape dynamics in high resolution principal investigator deputy
2016-18 VEGA 1/0474/16: Simulation and dynamic visualization of geospatial processes principal investigator
2013-17 APVV-0176-12: New methods of spatial modeling with laser scanning data and 3-D GIS (SPATIAL3D) principal investigator
2013-15

University research park TECHNICOM for inovative applications with the support of knowledge technologies

co-investigator
     
Finished projects
2012-14 VEGA 1/0272/12: Spatial analyses and modelling for 3D GIS principal investigator
2012-14 KEGA 002PU-4/2012: University level text book of Geographic Information Science for geographic study courses principal investigator
2009-12 COST TU0801: Semantic enrichment of 3D city models for sustainable urban development. COST Action TU0801. Projekt medzinárodnej vedecko-technickej spolupráce ESF-COST European Project (European Cooperation in the field of Scientific and Technical Research).  co-investigator
2009-11 VEGA 1/0355/09: Modelling distribution of solar irradiation in urban areas and the potential of its use principal investigator
2010-11 VEGA 1/0558/10: Protection and exploitation of landscape with regard to land modification for landscape management co-investigator
2007-09 TREN/07/FP6EN/S07.69067/038655: Management and Exploitation of Solar Resource (MESoR). 6th Framework programme of the EU. co-investigator
2007-08 APVV COST-0016-06: Cultural landscape in Slovakia - regionalization, protection and planning principal investigator
2006-08   VEGA 1/3049/06: Potenciál využívania obnoviteľných zdrojov energie na území Slovenska principal investigator
2004-08 COST A27: Understanding pre-industrial structures in rural and mining landscapes (LANDMARKS). Projekt medzinárodnej vedecko-technickej spolupráce ESF-COST European Project (European Cooperation in the field of Scientific and Technical Research). co-investigator
2004-06 KEGA 3/2266/04: Educational concept and textbook for "Regional development and regional policy for geographers" co-investigator