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Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Science, Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL)

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Projects 2015 2021

Research Output 2007 2017

  • 1232 Citations
  • 18 h-Index
  • 37 Article
  • 2 Conference contribution
  • 1 Working paper

Automated supervised classification of Ouagadougou built-up areas in Landsat scenes using OpenStreetMap

Forget, Y., Linard, C. & Gilbert, M. 10 May 2017 2017 Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event, JURSE 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7924571

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

image classification
built-up area

Sub-national mapping of population pyramids and dependency ratios in Africa and Asia

Pezzulo, C., Hornby, G. M., Sorichetta, A., Gaughan, A. E., Linard, C., Bird, T. J., Kerr, D., Lloyd, C. T. & Tatem, A. J. 19 Jul 2017 In : Scientific Data. 4, 170089

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Dependency ratio

The impact of urbanization and population density on childhood Plasmodium falciparum parasite prevalence rates in Africa

Kabaria, C. W., Gilbert, M., Noor, A. M., Snow, R. W. & Linard, C. 26 Jan 2017 In : Malaria Journal. 16, 1, 49

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plasmodium falciparum
Population Density

Clade-level Spatial Modelling of HPAI H5N1 Dynamics in the Mekong Region Reveals New Patterns and Associations with Agro-Ecological Factors

Artois, J. , Newman, S. H. , Dhingra, M. S. , Chaiban, C. , Linard, C. , Cattoli, G. , Monne, I. , Fusaro, A. , Xenarios, I. , Engler, R. , Liechti, R. , Kuznetsov, D. , Pham, T. L. , Nguyen, T. , Pham, V. D. , Castellan, D. , Von Dobschuetz, S. , Claes, F. , Dauphin, G. , Inui, K. & 1 others Gilbert, M. 25 Jul 2016 In : Scientific Reports. 6, 30316

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Influenza in Birds
Disease Outbreaks
H5N1 Subtype Influenza A Virus

Dynamic denominators: The impact of seasonally varying population numbers on disease incidence estimates

Zu Erbach-Schoenberg, E., Alegana, V. A., Sorichetta, A., Linard, C., Lourenço, C., Ruktanonchai, N. W., Graupe, B., Bird, T. J., Pezzulo, C., Wesolowski, A. & Tatem, A. J. 12 Oct 2016 In : Population Health Metrics. 14, 1, 35

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Activities 2015 2017

6th EUGEO Congress (Event)

Linard, C. (Member)
4 Sep 20177 Sep 2017

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

Agence Nationale de la Recherche (External organisation)

Linard, C. (Member)
2017 → …

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

Belgian Earth Observation Day

Linard, C. (Contributor)
8 Dec 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Big Data and Regional Policy

Linard, C. (Invited Speaker)
22 Nov 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Cartographier pour répondre aux crises humanitaires

Linard, C. (Invited speaker)
24 Nov 2016

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk


Forest cover impact on water related ecosystem services: Methods and application at the regional scale (Wallonia, Belgium)

Author: Brogna, D., 28 Aug 2017

Supervisor: Linard, C. (President), Dendoncker, N. (Supervisor), Vincke, C. (Co-Supervisor), Javaux, M. (Jury), Carvalho Dos Santos, C. (Jury) & Cernesson, F. (Jury)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Sciences


Press / Media

Taking the census, with cellphones

Renaud Lambiotte & Catherine Linard


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Expert Comment