Kusay Jaara (Dr)

At COGIT team from 2010 to 2015

Contact : kusay.jaara(at)gmail.com

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Research topic in the laboratory COGIT :

  • Generalisation
  • data migration
  • spatial relations
  • DTM treatement
  • Contour lines

Education :

PhD in gis defended in 2015 (Université Paris-Est):
Towards cartographic Mashups generalisation: takking into account the interdependence between thematic and referential data in a generalisation automation process
Supervised by Anne Ruas, co-supervision : Cécile Duchêne

- Download the PhD thesis (in French)

  • 2000-2005 : Licence in software engineering, (University of Aleppo, Syria)
  • 2007-2008 : Master in computer science, (University of Paris-sud 11)
  • 2008-2009 : Master in Organisational Management (University of Paris-sud 11)
  • since 2011 : Phd student at COGIT laboratory. University of Paris-Est & IGN France

Professional experience :

  • May-September 2008 : research trainer at IGN France, Saint-Mandé for studying the extraction of cartographic contour lines from the digital terrain model(DTM)
  • April-September 2009 : developement trainer at IGN France, Saint-Mandé to implement the research work for the extraction of contour lines from the DTM
  • January-September 2010 : Software Analyst & developer at the French Mapping Agency (IGN France), responsable of contour line production from DTM data (new base map project) Saint-Mandé - France

Skills :

Computer sciences

  • software modelling : UML
  • programming languages : Java JSE, C, C++,PHP, C#,Visualbasic
  • markup languages : (X)HTML, XML
  • databases : SQL (MySQL, Oracle, MS Server)
  • webmapping: OpenLayers, Geoserver
  • GIS programs: ArcGis, Q-GIS

Languages

  • Arabic: mother language
  • French, English : good
  • German notions

Publications :

- All publications of Kusay Jaara

Teaching given at COGIT :

  • DEM Treatment,
    M2IG, ENSG. 2012.
  • Webmapping,
    M2IG & M2SIAW, ENSG, Université Marne-la-Vallée. 2011.
  • QGIS,
    Licence professionnelle géomatique et environnement, ENSG. 2010.
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