Journal Papers


  • J. Nowosad and T.F. Stepinski (2018). Spatial association between regionalizations using the information-theoretical V-measure. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, DOI: 10.1080/13658816.2018.1511794. paper, preprint
  • J. Jasiewicz, T. F. Stepinski, J. Niesterowicz (2018) Multi-scale segmentation algorithm for pattern-based partitioning of large categorical rasters, Computer & Geosciences 118, pp. 122-130. paper, preprint
  • J. Nowosad and T. F. Stepinski (2018) Towards machine ecoregionalization of Earth's landmass using pattern segmentation method, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 69, pp. 110-118. paper, preprint, data
  • P. Netzel and T. F. Stepinski (2018) Climate Similarity Search - GeoWeb Tool for Exploring Climate Variability, Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. paper (open access)
  • J. Nowosad and T. F. Stepinski (2018) Global inventory of landscape patterns and latent variables of landscape spatial configuration, Ecological Indicators 89, pp. 159-167. paper , preprint , data
  • A. Dmowska and T. F. Stepinski (2018) Spatial approach to analyzing dynamics of racial diversity in large U.S. cities: 1990–2000–2010, Computers, Environment and Urban Systems 68, pp. 89-96 paper, preprint
  • E. Allender and T.F. Stepinski (2018) Global analysis of gully composition using manual and automated exploration of CRISM imagery. Icarus 302, pp. 319-329. paper, preprint


  • J. Niesterowicz and T. F. Stepinski (2017) Pattern-based, multi-scale segmentation and regionalization of EOSD land cover. Int. J. Appl. Earth Obs. Geoinformation 62, pp. 192-200. paper, preprint
  • A. Dmowska, T. F. Stepinski, P. Netzel (2017) Comprehensive framework for visualizing and analyzing spatio-temporal dynamics of racial diversity in the entire United States, PLoS ONE 12 (3): e0174993. paper (open access), data
  • E. Allender and T.F.  Stepinski (2017) Automatic, exploratory mineralogical mapping of CRISM imagery using summary product signatures. Icarus 281, pp. 151-161. paper, preprint
  • A. Dmowska and T. F. Stepinski (2017) A high resolution population grid for the conterminous United States: The 2010 edition. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems 61, pp. 13-23. paper, preprint, data


  • P. Netzel and T. F. Stepinski (2016) On using a clustering approach for global climate classification. J. Climate 29(9), pp. 3387–3401. paper, preprint
  • A. Dmowska and T. F. Stepinski (2016) Mapping changes in spatial patterns of racial diversity across the entire United States with application to a 1990–2000 period. Applied Geography 68, pp. 1-8. paper, preprint
  • Luo, W., J. Jasiewicz, T. Stepinski, J. Wang, C. Xu, and X. Cang (2016) Spatial association between dissection density and environmental factors over the entire conterminous United States. Geophys. Res. Lett. 43(2), pp. 692-700. paper
  • J. Niesterowicz and T.F. Stepinski (2016) On using landscape metrics for landscape similarity search. Ecological Indicators 64, pp. 20-30. paper, preprint
  • J. Niesterowicz, T.F. Stepinski, J. Jasiewicz (2016) Unsupervised regionalization of the United States into landscape pattern types. International Journal of Geographical Information Science 30(7), pp. 1450-1468.  paper, preprint


  • J.Jasiewicz, P. Netzel, T.F. Stepinski (2015) GeoPAT: A toolbox for pattern-based information retrieval from large geospatial databases. Computers & Geosciences 80, pp. 62-73. paper, preprint
  • P. Netzel and T.F. Stepinski (2015) Pattern-based assessment of land cover change on continental scale with application to NLCD 2001-2006. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 53(4), pp. 1773-1781. paper, preprint, data
  • TF Stepinski, J Niesterowicz, J Jasiewicz (2015) Pattern-based regionalization of large geospatial datasets using complex object-based image analysis. Procedia Computer Science 51, pp. 2168–2177. paper


  • T.F. Stepinski and J.P. Cohen (2014) Comparing semantically-blind and semantically-aware landscape similarity measures with application to query-by-content and regionalization. Ecological Informatics 24, pp. 69-77. paper, preprint
  • A. Dmowska and T.F. Stepinski (2014) High resolution dasymetric model of U.S demographics with application to spatial distribution of racial diversity. Applied Geography 53, pp. 417-426. paper, preprint, data
  • J. Jasiewicz, P. Netzel, T.F. Stepinski (2014) Landscape similarity, retrieval, and machine mapping of physiographic units. Geomorphology 221, pp. 104-112. paper, preprint
  • T.F. Stepinski, P. Netzel, J. Jasiewicz (2014) LandEx - A GeoWeb tool for query and retrieval of spatial patterns in land cover datasets. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing 7(1), pp. 257-266. paper, preprint


  • J. Niesterowicz and T.F. Stepinski (2013) Regionalization of multi-categorical landscapes using machine vision methods. Applied Geography 45, pp. 250-258. paper, preprint, data
  • P. Netzel and T.F. Stepinski (2013) Connected Components Labeling for Giga-Cell Multi-Categorical Rasters. Computers and Geosciences 59, pp. 24-30. paper, preprint.
  • J. Jasiewicz and T.F Stepinski (2013) Geomorphons - a pattern recognition approach to classification and mapping of lanforms. Geomorphology 182, pp. 147-156. paper, preprint
  • J. Jasiewicz and T.F. Stepinski (2013) Example-Based Retrieval of Alike Land-Cover Scenes From NLCD2006 Database. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters 10(1), pp. 155-159. paper, preprint


Published on  September 5th, 2018