Abdulhakim Abdi

affiliated with the university, Degree of Doctor, PhD, Master of Science, Master of Science, Bachelor of Science

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Remote Sensing
  • Physical Geography
  • Environmental Sciences related to Agriculture and Land-use
  • Geosciences, Multidisciplinary
  • Climate Research
  • Human Geography

Professional work

• Geographic Information Specialist: Polar Geophysics Group, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University, New York, NY. 08/2010 – 10/2012. Supervisor: Dr. Robin E. Bell.

• Research Assistant: GIS/Remote Sensing Lab, Conservation Biology Institute, Smithsonian Institution, Front Royal, VA. 04/2010 – 08/2010. Supervisor: Dr. Peter Leimgruber.

• Project Geoscientist: Energy, Environment and Infrastructure Unit, Science Applications International Corporation, Hackensack, NJ, USA. 05/2007 – 08/2008. Supervisor: Mark Hasting.

• Geotechnician: Energy, Environment and Infrastructure Unit, Science Applications International Corporation, Hackensack, NJ, USA. 04/2005 – 05/2007. Supervisor: Jillian M. Loughlin.

Teaching

• Introduction to R Programming – Spatial Statistics - (Spring 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017)

• Introduction to GIS – Urban and Rural Systems and Sustainability - (Spring 2015, Spring 2016)

• Advanced Geographic Information Systems (Online) - (Fall 2014)

• GIS in Physical Planning (Online) - (Fall 2014)

• Introduction to Species Distribution Modeling - (Summer 2010) 

Supervised Theses

  • Deborah Bowyer (2015). Measuring Urban Growth, Urban Form and Accessibility as Indicators of Urban Sprawl in Hamilton, New Zealand. Master of Science in Geographical Information Sciences. Department of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science, Lund University.
  • Stefanos Georganos (2016). Exploring the spatial relationship between NDVI and rainfall in the semi-arid Sahel using geographically weighted regression. Master of Science in Geomatics. Department of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science, Lund University.
  • Abdalla Eltayeb (2016). Mapping woody canopy cover in the semi-arid Sahel: an approach using satellite remote sensing and Google Earth imagery. Master of Science in Geomatics. Department of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science, Lund University.

Outreach

Recent research outputs

Tagesson, T., Jonas Ardö, Cappelaere, B., Kergoat, L., Abdulhakim Abdi, Horion, S. & Fensholt, R. 2017 Mar 17 In : Biogeosciences. 14, 5, p. 1333-1348

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abdulhakim Abdi 2017 Feb Lund: Lund University, Faculty of Science, Department of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science. 180 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis (compilation)

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