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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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Research Output 2000 2018

  • 127 Citations
  • 5 h-Index
  • 10 Article
  • 3 Chapter (peer-reviewed)
  • 2 Conference paper
  • 1 Comment/debate

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 - Joint Conference of the European Medical and Biological Engineering Conference EMBEC 2017 and the Nordic-Baltic Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics, NBC 2017. Springer-Verlag London Ltd., Vol. 65, p. 932-935 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewConference paper

Health
Statistics

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: Research - peer-reviewArticle

information system
soil
spatial distribution
modeling
comparison

Reply to "Comment on "Potential of integrated field spectroscopy and spatial analysis for enhanced assessment of soil contamination: A prospective review" by Horta et al"

Horta, A., Malone, B., Stockmann, U., Minasny, B., Bishop, T. F. A., McBratney, A. B., Pallasser, R. & Pozza, L. 01 Jun 2016 In : Geoderma. 271, p. 256-257 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewComment/debate

53 Citations

Potential of integrated field spectroscopy and spatial analysis for enhanced assessment of soil contamination: A prospective review

Horta, A., Malone, B., Stockmann, U., Minasny, B., Bishop, T. F. A., McBratney, A. B., Pallasser, R. & Pozza, L. Mar 2015 In : Geoderma. 241, p. 180-209 30 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Open Access
File
spatial analysis
spectroscopy
sampling
soil
contamination

Towards a space-time observation system for soil moisture

Wimalathunge, M. A. N., Bishop, T. & Horta, A. 2015 36th Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium: The art and science of water. Barton, ACT: Engineers Australia, p. 1465-1471 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewConference paper

Open Access
soil moisture
statistics
technological development
confluence
satellite imagery

Prizes

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)
20172021

Activity: Editorial activity