52°North Initiative for Geospatial Open Source Software GmbH, 2010 - ongoing: Research assistant in the EC FP7 Project GeoViQua.
Sensor Web, Web-based Geoprocessing, and Simulation Lab (SWSL), 2009/10: Work on an implementation of sensor catalogue services, combining SIR (Sensor Instance Registry) and CSW-ebRIM Catalogue Service in the EC Project GENESIS as a student assistant.
SensorWeb & Simulation Lab (SWSL), 2008/09: Work with the EC project OSIRIS as a student assistant. Implementation of a visualization for moving sensors in a forest fire szenario based on the 52°North products OX-Framework and SOSmobile.
Internship at Statistics Sweden (Statistiska Centralbyrån, department for regional and environmental statistics), the Swedish administrative agency for statistics: Project work on analysis and visualization of communal commuter data.
Internship at Carmenta AB (R&D dept.) in May and June 2009: Evaluation of OpenStreetMap and implementation of a converter for using the data in Carmenta Engine.
Foerster, T., Nüst, D., Bröring, A. & Jirka, S. (2011): Discovering the Sensor Web through Mobile Applications in: 8th International Symposium on Location-Based Services. Vienna, Austria. 21.-23. November 2011. Springer Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography, 2012, Section III, 211-224, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24198-7_14. Download.
Nüst, D.sos4R - Accessing Sensor Web Data from R, presentation at useR! 2011, University of Warwick, UK. Find all details here.
Bröring A., Maué P., Janowicz K., Nüst D., Malewski C. Semantically-Enabled Sensor Plug & Play for the Sensor Web. Sensors. 2011; 11(8):7568-7605. Download (OPEN ACCESS Journal).
Nüst, D., Stasch, C. & Pebesma, E. J. (2011): Connecting R to the Sensor Web in Geertman, S.; Reinhardt, W. & Toppen, F. (Eds.) Advancing Geoinformation Science for a Changing World, Springer Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography, 2011, 227 - 246. Download final draft.
Jirka, S., Nüst, D., Schulte, J. & Houbie, F. (2010): Integrating the OGC Sensor Web Enablement Framework into the OGC Catalogue at WebMGS 2010: 1st International Workshop on Pervasive Web Mapping, Geoprocessing and Services. 26.-27. August 2010. Como, Italy., 2010. Download.
Jirka S., Nuest D. (2010): OGC® Sensor Instance Registry Discussion Paper. Public Discussion Paper. Open Geospatial Consortium: 10-171. Download from OGC.
Jirka S., Broering, A., Nuest D. (2010): OGC® Sensor Observable Registry (SOR) Discussion Paper. Public Discussion Paper. Open Geospatial Consortium: 09-112r1. Download from OGC.
Daniel Nüst, Felix Bache, Arne Bröring, Christoph Stasch (all Institute for Geoinformatics, University of Münster, Germany), Simon Jirka (52° North Initiative for Geospatial Open Source Software) (2010): Visualizing the Availability of Temporally Structured Sensor Data at AGILE 2010: The 13th AGILE International Conference on Geographic Information Science, Short Papers. Download the paper and watch the presentation.
Houbie, F., Skivee F., Robin A., Jirka S., Broering, A., Nuest D. (2009): OGC® Catalogue Services Specification 2.0 - Extension Package for ebRIM Application Profile: SensorML. OGC Discussion Paper. Open Geospatial Consortium: 09-163. Download from OGC.
Handling and analyzing spatio-temporal data in R, Workshop, 21-22 March 2011, local organizing committee. Workshop website: http://opengeostatistics.org/.
ESRI Development Center at the Institute for Geoinformatics, University of Muenster, about the topic "Time & Space", 17-18 March 2011, attending and presenting sos4R. Workshop website (German only): EDC Entwicklerforum.
Winner of 52°North Student Innovation Prize for Geoinformatics 2010 with the proposal sos4R — Accessing a Sensor Observation Service from R. Check out the sos4R website for development blog and downloads.
Volunteer with GI@School, a project at IfGI where students visit schools to show them different aspects of geoinformatics in several project lessons (see links).
International exchange to Uppsala, Sweden, with an ERASMUS scholarship (2007/2008).
Member of the Fachschaftsrat Geoinformatik, the students representatives' organisation.
Member of the selection comitee for the "W3-Professur Geoinformatik" at IfGI (2007).
Geostatistics and Image Analysis (Prof. Edzer J. Pebesma): During this thematically broad seminar in 2008/09 I investigated R's abilities for handling large image data together with Hennig Bredel. See our report for details: PDF download.
R+OSGeo (R and open source for spatio-temporal geographic data): A block seminar during September 2009 held by Tomislav Hengl, Victor Olaya Ferrero and Edzer J. Pebesma. In the final project made an original contribution to the open source community by porting the Flow Map Layout algorithm by D. Phan to the free SEXTANTE algorithm library. See the project website for details!