Rachel Whitsed

PhD, Head of School, School of Environmental Sciences and Lecturer in Spatial Sciences

  • 209 Citations
  • 4 h-Index
19992020

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Research Output

2020
1 Citation (Scopus)
2019

How walkable are our regional and rural towns for older Australians?

Horta, A. & Whitsed, R., 2019.

Research output: Other contribution to conferencePresentation only

2018

An uncertainty-based approach to quantify the spatial representativeness of local health datasets

Whitsed, R., Horta, A., Soares, A. & Jelinek, H., 2018.

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

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: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Better rural city park planning and measuring walkability to improve older people's health and well-being

Whitsed, R., 2018.

Research output: Other contribution to conferencePresentation only

2 Citations (Scopus)

Post-reintroduction distribution and habitat preferences of a spatially limited island bird species

Massaro, M., Chick, A., S. Kennedy, E. & Whitsed, R., Feb 2018, In : Animal Conservation. 21, 1, p. 54-64 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Refining the environmental weed risk assessment for non-indigenous plants which may have agricultural potential

Munday, C., Moore, G., Whitsed, R., Byrne, M. & Revell, C., 2018, 21st Australasian Weeds Conference (2018): Weed Biosecurity - Protecting Our Future. Johnson, S., Weston, L., Wu, H. & Auld, B. (eds.). Weed Society of NSW, p. 72-76 5 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

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2017
6 Citations (Scopus)

Better rural city park planning to improve older people’s health and well-being

Whitsed, R., Black, R., Knight, A. & Harvey, R., 2017. 1 p.

Research output: Other contribution to conferenceAbstract

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: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Open Access
2016

Better Parks for People: A tool to improve park planning for older people: The better parks for people project

Whitsed, R., Black, R., Harvey, R., Knight, A., Watkins, S. & Armstrong, D., 2016, In : Australasian Parks and Leisure. Summer, p. 38-39 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Failing forward in research around technology enhanced learning

Sankey, M. D. & Whitsed, R., 2016, Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE 2016). Australia: Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education, p. 540-544 5 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Levelling the playing field: Student and staff experiences of a curated, self-assessed, self-paced multimedia resource

Whitsed, R. & Parker, J., 2016, Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education (ASCILITE 2016). Tugun QLD, Australia: Australasian Society for Computers in Learning in Tertiary Education, p. 633-641 9 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

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6 Downloads (Pure)
2015

SkillBox: a pilot study

Whitsed, R. & Parker, J., 2015, Globally connected, digitally enabled. Curtin University: Australasian Society for Computers in Learning and Tertiary Education, p. 599-603 5 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

2014

Uncertainty in a cellular automata model for vegetation change

Whitsed, R. & Smallbone, L., Jul 2014, In : Journal of Spatial Science. 59, 2, p. 253-268 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2013

Remote Assessment Factors Influencing Housing Thermal Efficiency in NSW using GIS and Aerial Photography

Whitsed, R. & Davidson, P., 2013, In : Urban Policy and Research. 31, 4, p. 473-492 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Sources of uncertainty in a Cellular Automata for vegetation change

Whitsed, R. & Smallbone, L., 2013, Joint Proceedings: Celebrating the past - Redefining the future. Moore, T. (ed.). New Zealand: New Zealand Institute of Surveyors, p. 159-163 5 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

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10 Downloads (Pure)
2012

A model to predict ordinal suitability using sparse and uncertain data

Whitsed, R., Corner, R. & Cook, S., Mar 2012, In : Applied Geography. 32, 2, p. 401-408 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)
16 Downloads (Pure)
2010

Virtual Flyover of the Murray River 2010

Duffy, D. & Whitsed, R., 2010

Research output: Non-textual outputs, including Creative WorksCreative Works - Recorded or Rendered works

2009

Socio-economics and vegetation change in urban ecosystems: patterns in space and time

Luck, G., Smallbone, L. & Whitsed, R., 2009, In : Ecosystems. 12, 4, p. 604-620 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

159 Citations (Scopus)
2006

Spatial Driving Factor Analysis for Specialty Crops

Whitsed, R., 2006, SIRC 2006: Interactions and Spatial Processes. Whigham, P. A. (ed.). Dunedin, New Zealand: University of Otago, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

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2005

Selection of Forages for the Tropics (SoFT): a Database and Selection Tool for Identifying Forages Adapted to Local Conditions in the Tropics and Subtropics

Pengelly, B. C., Cook, B. G., Partridge, I. J., Eagles, D. A., Peters, M., Hanson, J., Brown, S. D., Donnely, J. L., Mullen, B. F., Schultze-Kraft, R., Franco, A. & Whitsed, R., 2005, XX International Grasslands Conference. Boland, T. M. (ed.). Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 975 1 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

2004

Using site-specific information to encourage safe and essential agricultural development

Cook, S., Oberthur, T., Whitsed, R. & White, D., 2004, 7th International Conference on Precision Agriculture and Other Precision Resources Management.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Water Quality and Quantity Modeling for Hydrologic and Policy Decision Making

Rubiano, J., Giron, E., Quintero, M. & Whitsed, R., 2004, American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2004,. USA: American Geophysical Union, Vol. 85.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

2003

Is Precision Agriculture relevant to developing countries?

Cook, S., Whitsed, R., Corner, R., Oberthur, T., Stafford, J. & Werner, A., 2003, 4th European Conference on Precision Agriculture. Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 115-119 5 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

Targeting forages to farming systems at farm scale using GIS, socio-economic data and expert knowledge

Whitsed, R., Cook, S., Peters, M., Corner, R. & Robert, P. C., 2003, 6th International Conference on Precision Agriculture and other Precision Resource Management. American Society of Agronomy, p. 1751-1762 12 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

2002

A GIS-based decision support tool for targeting biophysical and socio-economic niches in tropical agriculture

Whitsed, R., Corner, R., Peters, M. & Cook, S., 2002, 14th Annual Colloquium of the Spaital Information Research Centre. p. 111-120 10 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper

2001

Bank Branch Closures in New Zealand: the application of a spatial interaction model

Morrison, P. & Whitsed, R., 2001, In : Applied Geography. 21, 4, p. 301-330 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)
1999

GIS techniques for developing a habitat classification for rivers

Whitsed, R., 1999, 11th Annual Colloquium of the Spatial Information Research Centre. p. 283-289 7 p.

Research output: Book chapter/Published conference paperConference paper