Dr. Edward Eric Duncan

ACADEMIC DEGREES EARNED
  1. PhD, Geoinformatics, Malaysia, 2014

  2. MSc, Surveying (Topographic Science), 2000

  3. BSc(Hons), Geodetic Engineering, 1990

 
INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED
  1. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, (2010 - 2014)

  2. University of Glasgow, (1999 - 2000)

  3. Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, (1986 - 1990)

 
PROFESSIONAL BODY MEMBERSHIP
  1. Ghana Institution of Surveyors (GhIS), (2009 - date)

  2. African Association of Remote Sensing and the Environment (AARSE), (2008 - date)

  3. Member, FIG, (2001 - date)

 
AWARDS
  1. GetFund, 2010

  2. UK-DFID Scholarship, 1999

 
ACADEMIC RANKS HELD
  1. Senior Lecturer (2010 - date)

  2. Lecturer (2001 - 2010)

 
SUBJECTS TAUGHT
  1. Geographic Information Systems

  2. Global Positioning Systems

  3. Remote Sensing

  4. Photogeology and Remote Sensing

  5. Mine Cartography

 
SUPERVISION OF STUDENTS PROJECT WORK/THESIS/RESEARCH
  1. 6 Postgraduate Project Thesis, (MSc/MPhil)

  2. 40 Undergraduate Project Works, (BSc)

 
 
RESEARCH CONDUCTED
  1. 3D GIS-integration of a unified spatial model (2010 - date)

  2. Research in Geoinformation Education (2004 - date)

  3. GIS related applications (2001 - date)

  4. GIS and Remote Sensing Applications for Mining and Mineral exploration (2001 - date)

  5. Global Positioning Systems research for Mining applications and cadastre work (2001 - date)

 
JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
  1. E. E. Duncan, and A. Abdul Rahman (2013), "3D GIS for Mine Development Integrated Concepts", International Journal of Exploration, Mining and Environment.(Taylor and Francis), 1, 1, 17-Jan

  2. Baffoe, P. E. and Duncan, E. E. (2013), "Simplified Multiple Representation of 3D Urban Features using Attribution Strategy: A Case Study", Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Computers in Urban Planning and Urban Management, July 2nd to 5th 2013, Utrecht, Netherlands., , ,

  3. Mensah, A A, Duncan, E E and Annku, M F (2010), "Enhanced Land Documentation For Farmland Compensation -A case Study of UMaT Lands, Postulated Challenges and Solutions", EJISDC, 42, 5, 7-Jan

  4. Duncan E. E., Kuma, J. S., Frimpong, S. (2008), "Land Use Changes Withinh the Bogoso Prestea Concession, South West Ghana", Ghana Mining Journal, 10, 1, 8-Jan

  5. Duncan E. E. and Mensah. F. (2007), "The Use of RTK GPS in Open Pit Survey A Case Study at Goldfields Ghana Limited", Ghana Mining Journal, 9, 1, 7-Jan

 
CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS
  1. E. E. Duncan and A. Abdul Rahman (2013), "GIS Ostrava 2013,", Geoinformation for City Transformation, http://gis.vsb.cz/GIS_Ostrava/GIS_Ova_2013/proceed

  2. E. E. Duncan and A. Abdul Rahman (2012), ""?.FIG Working Week 2012, Rome, Italy", An Amalgamation of 3D Spatial Data Model for Surface and Subsurface Spatial Objects, www.fig.net/proceedings

  3. Duncan E. E (2006), "A GIS Approach of Disaster Management", GIS Development-Africa, Vol1 pp 26-29

  4. Duncan E. E. & Djaba Stephen (2005), "Geomatics Education at UMaT", Proceedings of the XXII FIG International Congress in September 23-26 2002, Cairo, Egypt, 12pp

  5. Duncan E. E, (2004), "Geomatics Education in Ghana", Proceedings of the XII FIG International conference in May 22-24, 2004, Athens, Greece, 6pp

  6. Duncan E. E., Baffoe P. E (2002), "GIS-Training and applications for sustainable development", Proceedings of the XII FIG International Conference in September 23-26, 2002, Istanbul, Turkey, 6pp

  7. Duncan E. E, Mensah A. A. (2002), "Accuracy of horizontal distance measurement with electromagnetic distance measuring instruments", Proceedings of the XII FIG International Conference in September 23-26, 2002, Istanbul, Turkey, 8pp

  8. Duncan E. E., Baffoe P. E, Bilson-Darku F. (2001), "The evolution of the two standards of measure to the present day Electromagnetic Distance Measurements (EDM)", Proceedings of the XXII FIG International Conference in April 22-26,2001,USA, 8pp

 
BOOK CONTRIBUTIONS/ REVIEWS
  1. "? Baig, S. U., Abdul Rahman, A. and Duncan, E. E. (2013), "Developments in Multidimensional Spatial Models, Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography", A Review and Conceptual Framework for Generalization of Maps, 191- 211

 
 
RECORD OF SERVICE
  1. Panel Assessor, National Accreditation Board (2007 - 2007)

  2. Head of Geomatic Engineering (2006 - 2008)

  3. Departmental Examinations Officer (2001 - 2006)

  4. Consultant, ST Jude Resources (1997 - 2001)