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Conference Papers, Presentations and Abstracts and Keynote Presentations

Dahlhaus P., & MacLeod A. (2017) Towards data democracy in groundwater science. Australian Groundwater Conference, 11–13 July 2017, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

Mendes de Jesus J., Ribeiro E., Medyckyj-Scott D., Ritchie A., Wilson P., Dahlhaus P., Gregory L., MacLeod A. & Simons B. (2017) SoilML data exchange format and soil web services. Pedometrics 2017, 26 June–1 July 2017, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

Schaap B., Mendes de Jesus J., Ribeiro E., van Egmond F., Dedyckyj-Scott D., Ritchie A., Wilson P., Baritz R., Dahlhaus P., Gregory L., MacLeod A. & Simons B. (2017) Towards global soil data interoperability: Godan Soil Data WG and Soilml (open) data exchange format. Wageningen Soil Conference, 26 June–1 July 2017, Wageningen, The Netherlands.

You G., Al Mandalawi M., Soliman A., Dowling K., Dahlhaus P. (2017) Finite element analysis of rock slope stability using shear strength reduction method. GeoMEast 2017 International Conference, 'Sustainable civil infrastructures: innovative infrastructure geotechnology', 15–19 July 2017, Sharm El-Sheik, Egypt.

Thoms M., Reid M., Gell P., Thompson H., Dahlhaus P., Fabbro L., Flint N., Chapman J., Baldwin C., Clark C., Sullivan C. & Mushtaq S. (2016). A Regional Universities Network water flagship. RUN Regional Futures Conference – ‘Working together to build strong regional futures’, 21–24 June 2016. Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Australia.

Steel K., Thompson H. & Wright W. (2016). Access to research data: effective collaborations between academics, librarians and eReserach. eResearch Australasia 2016, 10–14 October 2016. Melbourne, Australia.

Singh H. (2016). Geospatial analysis of sports and leisure injury hospitalisations in Victoria, Australia. 2016 Safety World Conference, 16–18 September 2016, Tempere, Findland.

Murphy A., Thompson H. & Dahlhaus P. (2016). Making intangibles tangible: visualisation informing, engaging and empowering community for embedding cultural heritage within the public domain. EVAA 2016: Electronic Visualisation and the Arts Australasia, 5–6 March, 2016, Canberra, Australia.

Murphy A., Dahlhaus P. & Thompson H. (2016). Historic Urban Landscapes and Visualising Ballarat: citizen participation for sustainable urban planning and design, Locate 16: Disruptive Technology for a Smarter Society, 12–14 April 2016, Melbourne, Australia.

Milne R. & Hansen B. (2016). Engaging communities for prioritising natural resource management and biodiversity conservation actions, Locate 16 Conference: Disruptive Technology for a Smarter Society, 12–14 April 2016, Melbourne, Australia.

Milne R. (2016). Online Farm Trials – a national grains research information resource. Grains Research and Development Corporation research update conference. 9 February 2016, Adelaide, Australia.

Hansen B., Pitfield C., MacLeod A., Novak C., Nilsson K., Dahlhaus P. & Thompson H. (2016). South West Climate Change Portal: using internet knowledge sharing and novel visualisations to engage community with climate science. Climate Adaptation 2016, 5–7 July 2016, Adelaide, Australia.

Hansen B., Fuller R., Watkins D., Rogers D., Clemens R., Newman M., Woehler E. & Weller D. (2016). Revision of the East Asian-Australasian flyway population estimates for 37 listed migratory shorebird species. Australasian Shorebird Conference, 1–2 October 2016, Auckland, New Zealand.

Hansen B., Feely P., Abeywickrema S., Plucinski P., Gillett H. & MacLeod A. (2016). WaterWatch and EstuaryWatch portals: a collaborative research partnership to develop online tools to enhance citizen science, data collection and provision, and information sharing. Australian Society for Limnology Conference, 26–30 September 2016, Ballarat, Australia.

Ebbs D., Kandra H. & Dahlhaus P. (2016). The journey to a Water Sensitive City – a case study of Ballarat, Victoria, Australia. Water Infrastructure & the Environment, 56th New Zealand Hydrological Society, 37th Australian Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium and 7th IPENZ Rivers Group, 28 November–2 December 2016, Queenstown, New Zealand.

Ebbs D., Dahlhaus P. & Kandra H. (2016). Ballarat’s journey to a water sensitive city. RUN Regional Futures Conference – ‘Working together to build strong regional futures’, 21–24 June 2016. Central Queensland University, Rockhampton, Australia.

Dahlhaus P., Nicholson C., Ryan B., MacLeod A. & Milne R. (2016). Liberating soil data for profitable agriculture and catchment health in the Corangamite region, Australia. 'Soil, a balancing act downunder'. A joint conference of the New Zealand Society of Soil Science and Soil Science Australia, 12–16 December 2016, Queenstown, New Zealand.

Dahlhaus P., Milne R., Nicholson C., Midwood J., Breust P. & Limmer S. (2016). Soil sensor data for profitable agriculture. 'Soil, a balancing act downunder'. A joint conference of the New Zealand Society of Soil Science and Soil Science Australia, 12–16 December 2016, Queenstown, New Zealand.

Dahlhaus P., MacLeod A. & Thompson, H. (2016). Discovering the known unknowns: interoperably federating data to reduce the risk of past mistakes. EcoForum conference and exhibition (Australasian Land and Groundwater Association), 25–28 October 2016, Freemantle, Australia.

Dahlhaus P., Grellet S., Brodaric B., Boisvert E., Simons B., Kmoch A., Lucido J., Wagner B., Letourneau F. & MacLeod A. (2016). The Groundwater Interoperability Experiment 2: developing an international groundwater data exchange standard. 43rd IAN International Congress 'Groundwater and society: 60 years of IAH', 25–29 September 2016, Montpellier, France.

Dahlhaus P. (2016). Smart cities and smart regions: empowering citizens with data democracy. Newtech Ballarat – Preserving heritage in a Smart City (SIBA and DELWP), 25 October 2016, Ballarat, Australia.

Bann G., Rengasamy P. & Dahlhaus P. (2016). Apparent dryland salinity on the Australian uplands: causes, mechanisms, effects, mapping and management. 35th International Geological Congress, 27 August–4 September 2016, Cape Town, South Africa.

Thompson H., Dahlhaus P., Milne R., Hansen B. & MacLeod A. (2015). The NRM planning portal: matching regional and local priorities to identify partnership opportunities in catchment management. Australian citizen science conference 2015. Maximising the capacity of citizen science for science and society, 23–24 July 2015, Canberra, Australia.

Simons B., Nation E. & Dahlhaus P. (2015). Improving access to groundwater data using GroundWaterML2. 36th Hydrology and water resources symposium, 7–10 December, 2015, Hobart, Australia.

Hansen B., Jones C. & Pearson H. (2015). Does riparian condition influence breeding success in woodland birds in highly modified landscapes? Goulburn Broken CMA Research Forum. 21 May 2015, Shepparton, Australia.

Hansen B., Honan J. & Stewart D (2015). What is the relative importance of urban wetlands for Latham’s snipe in south-west Victoria? Australasian Ornithological Conference, 25–29 November, Adelaide, Australia.

Dahlhaus P.G., Murphy A., MacLeod A., Thompson H. & McKenna K. (2015). Changing practices: the impact of making groundwater data visible through an interoperative web portal in Victoria, Australia. AQUA2015, 42nd IAH Congress, September 13–18, 2015, Rome, Italy.

Jayasooriya M., Barton A., Dahlhaus P. & Gell P. (2015). An assessment of the monitoring methods for inflow and infiltration in sewer networks. 36th Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium, 7–10 December, 2015, Hobart.

Simons B., Nation E. & Dahlhaus P. (2015). Improving access to groundwater data using GroundWaterML2. 36th Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium, 7–10 December, 2015, Hobart.

Thompson H., Dahlhaus P.G. & MacLeod A. (2014). The hype and the hope: progressing towards big data insights for regional communities. Digital Rural Futures, Regional Futures - Agricultural Futures - Digital Futures, 25–27 June University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia.

Shugg A. & Dahlhaus P. (2014). A model for the origin of carbonated mineral waters of Central Victoria. Mineral waters: genesis, exploitation, protection and valorisation.  Abstracts, MinWat2014, International Multidisciplinary Conference on Mineral Waters, 8–11 September 2104, Karlovy Vary (Carlsbad), Czech Republic.

Milne R., Dahlhaus P.G., Nicholson C., Thompson H., MacLeod A., Feely P., McCue T., Gillett H. & Corbett J. (2014). On-line farm trials: a research repository for Australian grain grower, Digital Rural Futures, Regional Futures – Agricultural Futures - Digital Futures, 25–27 June 2014, University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia.

Fong G., Lindsay J., Thompson H., Judd W., Green A., Radoll P. & Paton A. (2014). Internet access and delivery of services to regional and rural communities. Australian Internet Governance Forum, 26–27 August 2014, Crown Promenade, Melbourne, Australia.

Dahlhaus P.G., MacLeod A., McKenna K. & Thompson H. (2014). Creating virtual groundwater research laboratories through interoperable technologies. 41st IAH Congress on Groundwater: Challenges and Strategies, 15–19 September 2014, Marrakech, Morocco.

Dahlhaus P.G., MacLeod A., McKenna K., Milne R. & Thompson H. (2014). Online information to maximise soil health. Digital Rural Futures, Regional Futures - Agricultural Futures – Digital Futures, 25–27 June 2014, University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Australia.

Dahlhaus P.G., Currell M., Ii H. & McKenna K. (2014). Groundwater dependence of lakes in southwest Victoria, Australia. Groundwater: challenges and strategies, 41st IAH congress, 15–19 September 2014, Marakech, Morocco.

Almandalawi M., You G., Dahlhaus P., Dowling K. & Sabry M. (2014). Slope stability and rockfall hazard analysis in an open pit zinc mine. GEOMATE2014 – 4th international conference on geotechnique, construction materials and environment, 19–21 November University of Southern Queensland, Australia.

Corcoran J., Dahlhaus P. & Thompson H. (2013). It’s all about the data – a 21st Century value proposition. Paper presented at the 40th IAH Congress on solving the groundwater challenges of the 21st Century, 15–20 September 2013, Perth, WA, Australia.

Dahlhaus P., MacLeod A. & Thompson H. (2013). Addressing the limitations of federated groundwater bore data. Paper presented at the 40th IAH Congress on solving the groundwater challenges of the 21st Century, 15–20 September 2013, Perth, WA, Australia.

Dahlhaus P., Thompson H, & MacLeod A. (2013). Interoperable data – a researcher's dream? Paper presented at the Digital rural futures conference on smart farms smart regions, 26–28 June 2013. University of New England, Armidale, NSW, Australia.

Eime R., Harvey J., Thompson H. & Feely P. (2013). Sport and recreation spatial: development of a national geographical information system for the sport and recreation sector. Paper presented at Asics conference of Science and Medicine in sport, 22–25 October 2013, Phuket, Thailand.

Fairnie C. & MacLeod A.D. (2013). A collaborative approach to web-mapping services. Paper presented at Department of Sustainability and Environment Newtech Conference, 21 March 2013, Colac, Victoria, Australia.

MacLeod A.D. (2013). GIS collaboration initiatives in the SW: 1. Corangamite Landslide Database. 2. Visualising Victoria’s Groundwater. 3. Spatially enabling sports and recreation data. Presented at the Local Government Information and Communications Technology Group Forum (LGICT) on Strategy, Data and Opportunities, 22 March 2013, Barongarook, Victoria, Australia.

MacLeod A., Dahlhaus P. & Thompson H. (2013). Federating groundwater data for Victoria – the challenge of interoperability. Presented at Digital rural futures conference on smart farms – smart regions, 26–28 June 2013. University of New England, Armidale, NSW, Australia.

MacLeod A., Dahlhaus P., Thompson H., James A. & Cox M. (2013). Web-based visualisation of 3D groundwater models. Paper presented at the 40th IAH Congress on solving the groundwater challenges of the 21st Century, 15–20 September 2013, Perth, WA, Australia.

MacLeod A.D., Feely P. & Thompson H.C. (2013). Spatial representation and visualisation of big data. Workshop presented at Business intelligence (BI) and big data conference on strategy to execution: making data work for you by CeBIT Australia, 30 May 2013, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

Thompson H.C. (2013). Quality data capture and sharing of large datasets for public access. Presented at Digital information management and security conference, 20–21 February 2013, Canberra, ACT, Australia.

Thompson H.C. (2013). Applied research projects utilising spatial technology. Paper presented at Department of Sustainability and Environment Newtech Conference, 21 March 2013, Colac, Victoria, Australia.

Thompson H.C. (2013). Sustaining rural and regional knowledge through strong partnerships and new technology. Presentation delivered at Digital rural futures conference on smart farms smart regions, 26–28 June, University of New England, Armidale, NSW, Australia.

Dahlhaus P.G., MacLeod A.D. & Thompson H.C. (2012). An interoperable federation of hydrogeological research data for Victoria, Australia. Paper presented at the 39th IAH Congress on confronting global change, 16–21 September 2012, Niagara Falls, Canada.

Dahlhaus P.G., MacLeod A.D. & Thompson H.C. (2012). Federating hydrogeological data to visualise Victoria’s groundwater. In 34th International geological congress. Proceedings abstract #1382. p. 592. (Eds I Lamber and AC Gordon) 5–10 August 2012. (Australian Geoscience Council: Brisbane, Australia).

Dahlhaus P.G., MacLeod A.D. & Thompson H.C. (2011). UB Spatial – an interoperable groundwater database. In Abstracts from 11th Australasian environmental isotope conference and 4th Australasian Hydrogeology Research Conference (p. 131), 12–14 July 2011, Cairns, Queensland, Australia.

Major Reports

Brodaric B., Boisvert E., Lucido J., Simons B., Dahlhaus P., Grellet S., Chery L., Kmoch A. (2016). OGC WaterML 2: Part 4 - GroundWaterML 2 (GWML2).Open Geospatial Consortium. Document 16-032r2, Version 2.2. (Ed. B Brodaric). Available at http://www.opengeospatial.org/standards/gwml2

Dahlhaus P., Thompson H. (2016). Visualising Victoria's environment: collaborative development of online tools for State of Environment reporting.  Discussion paper. Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation, Federation University Australia, Ballarat, Australia.

Dahlhaus P., Thompson H., Murphy A. and Hansen B. (2016). Waterwatch and EstuaryWatch portals: a collaborative research partnership to develop online tools to enhance citizen science, data collection and provision and information sharing. Discussion paper. Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation, Federation University Australia, Ballarat, Australia.

Murphy A., McKenna K., Milne R., Taylor M., Corbett J., Dahlhaus P. & Thompson H. (2016). Online Farm Trials (OFT) impact research: eResearch (first wave) extended timeframe research study. Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation, Federation University Australia (Ballarat). 107p.

Thompson H., Corbett J. & Fong G. (2016). Great South Coast Digital Strategy. Final report. Prepared by the Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation and Lateral Plains. Federation University Australia (Ballarat). 54p.

Dahlhaus P.G. (2015). Corangamite soil health research project: literature review and gap analysis. Research report for the Corangamite Catchment Management Authority. Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation, Federation University Australia (Ballarat). 57p.

Dahlhaus P.G. & Thompson H. (2015). Cotton Research and Development Corporation - eResearch Knowledge Base: Online data and tools to enhance Australian cotton research. Discussion Paper. Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation. Federation University Australia. 15p.

Dahlhaus P.G. & Thompson H. (2015). Water for Australian Agriculture: Short Concept Proposal: Visualising Australia’s Groundwater. Prepared for Minderoo Group, Dalkeith, Western Australia. Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation. Federation University Australia. 14p.

Elliott C. & Freeland, L. (2015). Climate Ready Community Focus Groups: Overview of Outcomes. Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation. Federation University Australia. 20p.

Murphy A., Dahlhaus P., MacLeod A., Thompson H., McKenna K., Ollerenshaw A., Corbett J.& McDonald K. (2015). Visualising Victoria’s Groundwater: researching and analysing Impact. Phase 1, first wave research report prepared for the Collaborative Internet Innovation Fund.

Murphy A., Dahlhaus P., MacLeod A., Thompson H., McKenna K., Tsilemanis A., Ollerenshaw A. & Corbett J. (2015). Historic Urban Landscape (HUL) and Visualising Ballarat – eResearch (First Wave) extended timeframe research study. Report prepared for City of Ballarat and UNESCO.

Ollerenshaw A., Murphy A., McDonald K. & Thompson H. (2015). Western BACE Partnership Research Report 2015. Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation. Federation University Australia. 57p.

Ollerenshaw A., Thompson H., & McDonald K. (2015). Western BACE Community Survey: Research Report 2015. Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation. Federation University Australia. 34p.

Ollerenshaw A., Thompson H., & McDonald K. (2015). Western BACE Research, Monitoring and Evaluation: Business Innovation Survey Report 2015. Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation. Federation University Australia. 23p.

Trewarn A., Graymore M., Reeves J. (2015). Environmental Scan and Literature Review for Gippsland Lakes Feasibility Study. Report to East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority. School of Applied and Biomedical Sciences and Centre for eResearch and Digital Information, Federation University Australia.

Dahlhaus P.G. & Thompson H. (2014). Corangamite eResearch. A collaborative research partnership to develop online tools that will enhance community engagement in catchment management in the Corangamite region. Discussion Paper. Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation. Federation University Australia. 13p.

Dahlhaus P.G. & Thompson H. (2014). GRDC eResearch. Online knowledge base, research data and tools to enhance Australian grains research. Discussion Paper. Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation. Federation University Australia. 12p.

Dahlhaus P.G. & Thompson H. (2014). Visualising Ballarat – past, present, future. A collaborative research proposal to develop online tools to support Ballarat's Historic Urban Landscape program. Discussion Paper. Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation. Federation University Australia. 11p.

Dahlhaus P.G., Thompson H., McKenna K. & Milne R. (2014). Building resilience in farming and agribusiness – Victorian adaptation sustainability partnerships. Literature review and gap analysis. Final Report. Centre for eCommerce and Communications. Federation University Australia. 36p.

McDonald K., Ollerenshaw A. & Thompson H. (2014). Western BACE review of regional demographics. Unpublished Report. Federation University Australia.

Ollerenshaw A., Dahlhaus P.G., McDonald K., Courvisanos J., Graymore M., Thompson H., Sheil H., Miner A. & Corbett J. (2014). Understanding the 2011 Grampians natural disaster, addressing the risk and resilience. Final Report. Centre for eCommerce and Communications, Federation University Australia. 131p.

Ollerenshaw A. & McDonald K. (2014). Western BACE research, monitoring and evaluation: community research: development and infrastructure (Atherstone Estate). Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation, Federation University Australia. 12p.

Thompson H. & Ollerenshaw A. (2014). Year 2 research monitoring and evaluation for the Western Business Accelerator and Centre for Excellence (BACE). Centre for eResearch and Digital Innovation. Federation University Australia. 24p.

Thompson H. (2013). Central highlands agribusiness forum: green monitor energy and environmental monitoring and management system evaluation.

Thompson H. & Ollerenshaw A. (2013). Centre of Excellence Research Group: Western Business Accelerator and Centre for Excellence Research and Evaluation Plan, Melton City. 32p.

Murphy A., Ollerenshaw A. & Gregory R. (2012). The school-community nexus: examining the school/community link across four regional school communities. Report published for the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, Grampians Region.

Thompson H. (2012). Birchip Cropping Group wildlife ponds scheme – Web 2.0 Tools for emerging technologies supporting engagement and monitoring or enhanced biodiversity values. Final Report, 29p.

Thompson H. (2011). Wimmera eMentoring feasibility study. Final Report. Centre for eCommerce and Communications. University of Ballarat. 26p.

Thompson H., Eime R. & Corbett J. (2011). Australian Sports Commission sport eLearning survey results. Centre for eCommerce and Communications and School of Health Sciences, University of Ballarat. 113p.

Thompson H., Fong G. & Corbett J. (2011). Great South Coast Regional Communication Strategy: getting connected to the NBN. Centre for eCommerce and Communications and Lateral Plains. 50p.

Thompson H., Fong G., Corbett J., Feely P., Fong B., Turville K. & Taylor M. (2011). Yarra Ranges opportunity assessment for economic and community growth through the broadband economy: broadband economy survey results. Centre for eCommerce and Communications and Lateral Plains. 104p.

Thompson H., Fong G., Corbett J., Feely P., Fong B., Turville K. & Taylor M. (2011). Broadband economy report 2011: Yarra Ranges opportunity assessment for economic and community growth through the broadband economy. Centre for eCommerce and Communications and Lateral Plains. 42p.

Thompson H., Fong G., Corbett J., Feely P., Fong B., Turville K. & Taylor M. (2011). Yarra Ranges opportunity assessment for economic and community growth through the broadband economy: broadband economy survey results. Centre for eCommerce and Communications and Lateral Plains. 104p.

Thompson H., Fong G., Corbett J. & Fong B. (2011). Wimmera Southern Mallee ICT study. Lateral Plains and Centre for eCommerce and Communications. 53p.

Thompson H., Fong G., Corbett J. & Fong B. (2011). Wimmera Southern Mallee ICT survey results. Lateral Plains and Centre for eCommerce and Communications. 85p.

Thompson H., MacLeod A., Feely P. & Corbett J. (2011). City of Ballarat and Golden Plains Shire GIS strategic planning: Consultation outputs. Centre for eCommerce and Communications. University of Ballarat. 46p.

Thompson H. (2010) GippsLink project: strategic plan for Gippsland Regional Geographical Information System (GIS), Centre for eCommerce and Communications, University of Ballarat, 28p.

Thompson H., Fong G., Corbett J. & Fong B. (2010). Central Highlands ICT study. Lateral Plains and Centre for eCommerce and Communications. 55p.

Thompson H., Fong G., Corbett J. & Fong B (2010). Central Highlands ICT survey results. Lateral Plains and Centre for eCommerce and Communications. 85p.

Thompson H., Fong G. & Fong B. (2010). Moorabool community broadband and telecommunications strategy. Lateral Plains and Centre for eCommerce and Communications. 37p.

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