Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.


  • Book Chapter
    Tomlin, C.D. “Optimal routing of wide corridors.” Proceedings of the Fabos Conference on Landscape and Greenway Planning. University of Massachusetts, 2013.


  • Book Chapter
    Tomlin, C.D. “undamentals of geospatial algorithm designtion.” Foundations of Urban and Regional Information Systems and Geographic Information Systems and Science. URISA, 2012.


  • Book Chapter
    Tomlin, C.D. “Mapping what isn’t quite there.” Perspecta 44: The Yale Architectural Journal. MIT Press, 2011.
  • Book Chapter
    Tomlin, C.D. “Tomlin, C.D. Speaking of geodesign.” Peer Reviewed Proceedings Digital Landscape Architecture 2011: Teaching & Learning with Digital Methods & Tool. Ed. E. Buhmann, S. Ervin, J. Palmer, S. Pietsch, and D. Tomlin Anhalt University of Applied Sciences. Wichmann Verlag., 2011.


  • Journal Article
    Tomlin, C.D. “Modeling radial propagation in a grid.” International Journal of Geographic Information Science 24.9 (2010).


  • Book Chapter
    Tomlin, C.D. “Using map algebra to model urban heat.” PhillyDotMap. Ed. Tomlin, D. C. Branas, D. Culhane, and A. Hillier Scholarly Commons, 2009.


  • Book Chapter
    Tomlin, C.D. “The University of Pennsylvania’s Cartographic Modeling Lab.” GIS in Philadelphia. Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries, 2008.


  • Book Chapter
    Tomlin, C.D. “Prescriptive mapping.” Models. 306090 Books, Volume 11. Ed. E. Abruzzo, E. Ellingsen, and J. Solomon Princeton Architectural Press, 2007.
  • Book Chapter
    Tomlin, C.D. “Steps in the right direction: improving techniques for GIS-based greenway allocation.” Proceedings of the Fabos Landscape Planning and Greenway Symposium. University of Massachusetts, 2007.