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Jasper van Vliet is an Assistant Professor in land-use science. In his research he combines case study approaches and meta-study approaches with spatial analysis and spatial modeling tools in order to improve our understanding of land use change processes. Recent and ongoing work focuses on urbanization, food security, and biodiversity, and the interrelations between these. Jasper teaches a number of courses related to spatial analysis at the Bachelor and the Master level and regularly supervises related thesis projects.

Expertise

Land use, Land cover, Land-use change, Meta-study, Modelling, Validation.

Education

2013: PhD in Geo-Information Science, Wageningen University, the Netherlands

2007: MSc in Geo-Information Science, Wageningen University, the Netherlands

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Education/Academic qualification

Geo-information Science, PhD, Wageningen University

Geo-Information Science, Master, Wageningen University

Keywords

  • GE Environmental Sciences
  • Land use change
  • land systems
  • G Geography (General)
  • Land cover change
  • Modelling

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Research Output 2009 2018

An Exploration of Human-Environment Interactions that Shape the Earth's Surface

Eitelberg, D. A., 2018, 193 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
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A short presentation of CLUmondo

van Vliet, J. & Verburg, P. H., 2018, Geomatic Approaches for Modeling Land Change Scenarios. Olmedo, M. T. C., Paegelow, M., Mas, J-F. & Escobar, F. (eds.). Springer, p. 485-492 8 p. (Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography)

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

Direct and indirect loss of natural habitat due to built-up area expansion: A model-based analysis for the city of Wuhan, China

Ke, X., van Vliet, J., Zhou, T., Verburg, P. H., Zheng, W. & Liu, X., 2018, In : Land Use Policy. 74, p. 231-239

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

habitat
habitat loss
China
habitats
habitat destruction

Farmers’ participation in the development of land use policies for the Central Rift Valley of Ethiopia

Ariti, A. T., van Vliet, J. & Verburg, P. H., 1 Feb 2018, In : Land Use Policy. 71, p. 129-137 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

land policy
Ethiopia
rift zone
farmer
land use

GlobeLand30 shows little cropland area loss but greater fragmentation in China

Yu, Q., Hu, Q., van Vliet, J., Verburg, P. H. & Wu, W., Apr 2018, In : International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation. 66, p. 37-45 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

fragmentation
Conservation
landscape change
land cover
grassland

Activities 2013 2018

  • 2 Editorial work
  • 1 Lecture / Presentation

Regional Environmental Change (Journal)

van Vliet, J. (Member of editorial board)
2018

Activity: Peer review and Editorial workEditorial workAcademic

Journal of Land Use Science (Journal)

van Vliet, J. (Reviewer)
1 Jan 2017 → …

Activity: Peer review and Editorial workEditorial workAcademic

Comparison of EU-scale ecosystem service maps

Schulp, C. J. E. (Speaker), Verburg, P. H. (Speaker), van Vliet, J. (Speaker), B. Burkhard (Speaker), J. Maes (Speaker)
12 Sep 2013

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic