A propos / Bio
Mohammed Aljoufie (Corresponding author) is an urban planner by training. Currently he is lecturer at Department of Urban and Regional Planning, College of environmental Design, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; and PhD candidate at Department of urban planning and Management, Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC), University of Twente in the Netherlands. In 2008 he earned his MSc form the Department of urban planning and Management at International Institute for Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation in the Netherlands. His main focus involves the use of urban dynamic modelling, Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) in urban transport planning. Currently in his PhD research he attempts to understand the reciprocal relationship between transport and urban growth in by utilizing Remote Sensing, GIS and urban dynamic modeling (cellular automat approach in particular).