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Currently Involved in research at Charles Sturt University.

Research Interests

Extensive experience in statistical and geostatistical data processing and modelling, contamination & environmental impact assessments, GIS, remote & proximal sensing, and environmental monitoring. Conducting applied research in geostatistical modelling algorithms and methodologies for environmental and health management

Education/Academic qualification

Environmental Engineering, PhD

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soil Earth & Environmental Sciences
hypertension Earth & Environmental Sciences
agricultural management Agriculture & Biology
soil pollution Agriculture & Biology
modeling Earth & Environmental Sciences
hydraulic property Earth & Environmental Sciences
spatial analysis Earth & Environmental Sciences
prediction Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 2000 2018

Assessing representativeness of a rural Australian clinical database using a spatial modelling approach

Whitsed, R., Horta, A. & Jelinek, H. F. 2018 EMBEC and NBC 2017 Conference Proceedings. Eskola , H., Väisänen, O., Viik, J. & Hyttinen, J. (eds.). Springer-Verlag London Ltd., Vol. 65, p. 932-935 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper


Macca’s in the Mannus, Macquarie perch refuge in the Upper Murray

Silva, L., Pearce, L., Mabon, S., Horta, A., Duffy, D., Kopf, S., Ning, N. & Baumgartner, L. J. 2018 Institute for Land, Water and Society Charles Sturt University. 67 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access

Site Selection for Hydropower Development: A GIS-Based Framework to Improve Planning in Brazil

Romanelli, J., Silva, L. G. M., Horta, A. & Picolli, R. 2018 In : Journal of Environmental Engineering, ASCE. 144, 7, 04018051

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geographic Information Systems
Plant Development
Decision Support Techniques

Spatial characterization of hypertension clusters using a rural Australian clinical database

Whitsed, R., Horta, A., Jelinek, H. & Marzbanrad, F. 2017 Proceedings of Computing in Cardiology 2017. Pickett, C., Corsi, C., Laguna, P. & MacLeod, R. (eds.). Rennes, France: Computing in Cardiology, Vol. 44, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference paper

Open Access
sensitivity analysis
spatial distribution

The INFOSOLO database as a first step towards the development of a soil information system in Portugal

Ramos, T. B., Horta, A., Gonçalves, M. C., Pires, F. P., Duffy, D. & Martins, J. C. 01 Nov 2017 In : Catena. 158, p. 390-412 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

information system
spatial distribution
environmental planning
soil degradation


Geoderma’s Best Review Award of 2015

Ana Horta (Recipient), 2015

Prize/Award: Other distinction

Activities 2017 2017

  • 1 Editorial activity

Geoderma (Journal)

Horta, A. (Reviewer)

Activity: Editorial activity