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Dr Dev Raj Paudyal

Dr Dev Raj Paudyal
Name Dev Raj Paudyal
Position Lecturer (Surveying and Spatial Science)
Section School of Civil Engineering and Surveying
Office Z429
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 2291
Extension 2291
Email
Qualifications BSc Tribhuvan , MSc ITC , PhD USQ
Languages Nepali (accredited translator)
Homepage http://www.usq.edu.au/users/paudyal
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Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Information Systems not elsewhere classified ( 080699 )
  • Geomatic Engineering not elsewhere classified ( 090999 )

Research interests
Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI)
Land Administration and Cadastre
Information System Management
Application of SDI for Natural Resource Management/ Catchment Management

Professional memberships
Member, Surveying and Spatial Science Institute (SSSI, Australia)
Founding Member, International Geospatial Society (IGS)
Member, the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
Life Member, Nepal Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society (NRSPS), Nepal

Currently teaching courses/programs
SVY 1102 Surveying A
SVY 1500 Spatial Science for Engineers
SVY 1901 Surveying Practice
SVY 2301 Automated Surveying Systems
SVY 3200 Land Administration
ENG 1101 Problem Solving

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
8 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
2 Years

Research most recent
Paudyal, DR, McDougall, K and Apan, A (2012) Exploring the Application of Volunteered geographic information (VGI) to Catchment Management: A Survey Approach, ISPRS Annals of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and the Spatial Information Sciences, XXII ISPRS Congress, Commission IV, Copernicus GmbH (Copernicus Publications), 2012.

Paudyal, DR, McDougall, K and Apan, A (2012) Spatially Enablement of NRM Communities through Spatial Knowledge and Information Network Development. In: Rajabifard, A and Coleman, D (eds) Spatially Enabling Government, Industry and Citizens: Research and Development Perspectives, GSDI Association Press, USA, pp 82-102, ISBN 978-0-9852444-0-8.

Paudyal, DR, McDougall, K and Apan, A (2011), Assessing Spatial Information Access, Use and Sharing for Catchment Management in Australia, Proceedings of the Surveying & Spatial Sciences Biennial Conference, 21-25 November 2011, Wellington, New Zealand.


Research most notable
Book Chapters:

Paudyal, DR, McDougall, K and Apan, A (2012) Spatially Enablement of NRM Communities through Spatial Knowledge and Information Network Development. In: Rajabifard, A and Coleman, D (eds) Spatially Enabling Government, Industry and Citizens: Research and Development Perspectives, GSDI Association Press, USA, pp 82-102, ISBN 978-0-9852444-0-8.

Paudyal, DR, McDougall , K and Apan, A (2011): Spatial data infrastructure convergence: building spatial data infrastructure bridges to address climate change at catchment scale. In: Joshi, P K, Joshi, A and Singh, TP(eds.) Geoinformatics for climate change studies. Teri Press, New Delhi, India, pp. 377-392. ISBN 8179934098.

Paudyal, DR, McDougall, K and Apan, A (2009). Building SDI Bridges for Catchment Management. In: van Loenen,B, Besemer, JWJ and Zevenbergen, JA, (eds.) Spatial Data Infrastructure Convergence: Research, Emerging Trends, and Critical Assessment. Netherlands Geodetic Commission, Delft, The Netherlands, pp. 265-279. ISBN 978 90 6132 310 5.


Publications in ePrints

Paudyal, D. R. and McDougall, K. and Apan, A. (2014) The impact of varying statutory arrangements on spatial data sharing and access in regional NRM bodies. ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, II-8. pp. 193-197. ISSN 2194-9042

Paudyal, Dev Raj and McDougall, Kevin and Apan, Armando (2013) Developing spatial information sharing strategies across natural resource management communities. In: Spatial Enablement in Support of Economic Development and Poverty Reduction: Research, Development and Education Perspectives. GSDI Association Press, Needham, MA, USA, pp. 141-168. ISBN 978-0-9852444-2-2

Paudyal, D. R. and McDougall, K. and Apan, A. (2012) Exploring the application of volunteered geographic information to catchment management: a survey approach. ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, I-4. pp. 275-280. ISSN 2194-9042

Paudyal, Dev Raj (2012) Spatial information sharing for catchment management in Australia. [Thesis (PhD/Research)]

Paudyal, Dev Raj and McDougall, Kevin and Apan, Armando (2012) Spatially enablement of NRM communities through spatial knowledge and information network development. In: Spatially enabling government, industry and citizens: research and development perspectives. GSDI Association Press, Needham, MA, United States, pp. 81-102. ISBN 978-0-9852444-0-8

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Information Systems not elsewhere classified ( 080699 )
  • Geomatic Engineering not elsewhere classified ( 090999 )