E. Lynn Usery

Prof. Eddy Lynn Usery

Center of Excellence for Geospatial Information Science, USA



1985 Ph.D., University of Georgia, Geography

1977 M.A., University of Georgia, Geography

1974 B.S., University of Alabama, Geography/Chemistry

Publications (selected)

1. Mozolin, M., J.C. Thill, and E.L. Usery, 1999. Trip Distribution Forecasting with Multilayer Perceptron Neural Networks: A Critical Evaluation. Transportation Research Part B, v. 34, p. 53-73.

2. Seong, J.C. and E.L. Usery, 2001. Fuzzy Image Classification for Continental-scale Multitemporal NDVI Series Using Invariant Pixels and Image Stratification Method, Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, v. 67, no. 3, p. 287-294. (Awarded Best Scientific Paper in Remote Sensing, 2001, by the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing).

3. Kazmi, S.J.H. and E.L. Usery, 2001. Application of Remote Sensing and GIS for the Monitoring of Diseases: A Unique Research Agenda for Geographers, Remote Sensing Reviews, v. 20, p. 45-70.

4. Seong, J.C. and E.L. Usery, 2001. Modeling Raster Representation Accuracy Using a Scale Factor Model, Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, v. 67, no. 10, p. 1185-1191.

5. Usery, E.L. and J.C. Seong, 2001. All Equal Area Map Projections are Created Equal, but Some are More Equal than Others, Cartography and Geographic Information Science, v. 28, p. 183-193.

6. Seong, J.C., K.A. Mulcahy, E.L. Usery, 2002. The Sinusoidal Projection: A New Meaning for Global Image Data, The Professional Geographer, v. 54, no. 2, p. 218-225.

7. Franklin, D.H., J.L. Steiner, M.L. Cabrera, and E.L. Usery, 2002. Distribution of Inorganic N and Stream Concentrations in Two Agricultural Southern Piedmont Watersheds, Journal of Environmental Quality, v. 31, p. 1910-1917.

8. Usery, E.L., M.P. Finn, J.D. Cox, T. Beard, S. Ruhl, and M. Bearden, 2003. Projecting Global Datasets to Achieve Equal Areas, Cartography and Geographic Information Science, v. 30, 69-79.

9. Choi, J. and E.L. Usery, 2004. System Integration of GIS and Rule-Based Expert System for Urban Mapping, Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, v. 70, no. 2, p. 217-224.

10. Suttles, J.B., G. Vellidis, D.D. Bosch, R. Lowrance, J.M. Sheridan, and E.L. Usery, 2004. Watershed-Scale Simulation of Sediment and Nutrient Loads in Georgia Coastal Plain Streams Transactions of the ASAE, v. 46, no. 5 (Awarded ASAE Superior Paper Award, 2004)

11. Usery, E.L., M.P. Finn, Douglas J. Scheidt, S. Ruhl, T. Beard, and M. Bearden, 2004. Geospatial Data Resampling and Resolution Effects on Watershed Modeling: A Case Study using the Agri-cultural Non-Point Source Pollution Model, Journal of Geographical Systems, v. 6, p. 286-309.

12. I B. Arpinar, A. Sheth, C. Ramakrishnan, E.L. Usery, M. Azami, M. Kwan, 2006. Geospatial Ontology Development and Semantic Analytics, Transactions in GIS, v. 10, no. 4, p. 551-576.

13. Ling, Y., M. Ehlers, E.L. Usery, and M. Madden, 2006. Enhanced IHS Transform Methods for Fusing Commercial High Resolution Satellite Images, ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, v. 61, no. 6, p. 381-392.

14. Finn, M.P., E.L. Usery D.J. Scheidt, G.M. Jaromack, and T.D. Krupinski, 2006. An Interface between the Agricultural Non-Point Source (AGNPS) Pollution Model and the ERDAS Imagine Geographic Information System, Geographic Information Sciences, v. 12, no. 1, p. 10-20.

15. Ling, Y, E.L. Usery, M. Ehlers, M. Madden, 2008. Effects of Spatial Resolution in Image Fusion, International Journal of Remote Sensing, v. 29, no. 7, pp. 2157-2167.

16. Choi, J., J.C. Seong, B. Kim, E.L. Usery, 2008. Innovations in Individual Feature History Management -- The Significance of Feature-based Temporal Model, Geoinformatica, 12:1–20.

17. Giraldo, M.A., D. Bosch, M. Madden, E.L. Usery, and C. Kvien, 2008, Landscape complexity and soil moisture variation in South Georgia, USA, for remote sensing applications, Journal of Hydrology, v. 357, pp. 405-420.

18. Wu, S., X. Qiu, E.L. Usery, L. Wang, 2008. Using Geometrical, Textural, and Contextual Information of Land Parcels for Classification of Detailed Urban Land Use, Annals of the Association of American Geographers, v. 99, no. 1, pp. 76-98.

19. Fleming, S., T. Jordan, M. Madden, E.L. Usery, and R. Welch, 2009. GIS Applications for Military Operations in Coastal Zones, ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, v. 64, p. 213-222.

20. Wu, S., E.L. Usery, M.P. Finn, and D. Bosch, 2009. An Assessment of the Effects of Cell Size on AGNPS Modeling of Watershed Runoff, Cartography and Geographic Information Science, v. 35, no. 4, p. 265-278.

21. Usery, E.L., (ed.) 2010. AutoCarto Research Symposium Proceedings, Cartography and Geographic Information Science, v. 38, n. 2, p. 71-243.

22. Usery, E.L., 2011. The Digital Transition in Cartography: USGS Data Innovations, 1970s, Liebenberg, E. and I. Demhardt, eds., History of Cartography. International Symposium of the ICA Commission, 2010, Berlin, Springer Verlag. pp 113-126.

23. Usery, E.L., 2011. The U.S. Geological Survey Cartographic and Geographic Information Science Research Activities 2006-2010, Cartography and Geographic Information Science, v. 38. n. 3, p. 302-209.

24. Usery, E.L., 2013, Center of Excellence for Geospatial Information Science research plan 2013–18: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013–1189, 50 p.,

25. Usery, E.L., 2013, Geospatial semantics for topographic data, Proceedings, International Cartographic Conference, Dresden, Germany.

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