Focus and Scope

Geosfera Indonesia  welcomes  high quality empirical original research papers written by researchers, academicians, professional, and practitioners from all over the world about  :

1. Geography Education

  • Collaborative learning 
  • Comparative Learning
  • Curriculum
  • e-learning 
  • Instructional technology 
  • Learning community 
  • Life skills 
  • Remedial Teaching
  • Taxonomy of Educational Objectives (Bloom's Taxonomy)
  • New Technology
  • Industry and Education : A Continous Collaboration 
  • Blended Learning 
  • Character
  • Constructivist Learning
  • Disrupting Innovation 
  • Expeditionary Learning 
  • Flexible Learning
  • Flipped Classroom 
  • Flipped Learning 
  • Gamification 
  • Global View 
  • Ground Up Diversity 
  • High-Quality Teachers 
  • Hip-Hop Education (HipHopEd) 
  • Lesson Study 
  • Mobile Education
  • Problem Based Learning
  • Process Oriented Guided Inquiry Lessons (POGIL) 
  • Project Based Learning (PBL) 
  • Start-up 
  • Student Centred Learning 
  • Autodidacticism (Self-teaching)
  • Informal learning
  • Unschooling or homeschooling
  • PISA Task

2. Physical Geography

  • tectonics and regional structure
  • glacial processes and landforms
  • fluvial sequences
  • fluvial processes and landforms
  • mass movement
  • hillslopes and soil erosion
  • slopes  processes
  • karst processes and landforms
  • aeolian processes and landforms
  • coastal dunes and arid landforms
  • coastal and marine processes
  • theoretical and quantitative geomorphology
  • climatology 
  • hydrology 
  • oceanography 
  • biogeography
  • hydrogeology 
  • geology
  • sedimentology
  • stratigraphy
  • soil geomorphology

3. Human Geography

  • Cultural Geography
  • Political Geography
  • Social Geography
  • Population Geography
  • Urban Geography

4. Geographic Information System (GIS)

  • data collection and acquisition
  • data structures and algorithms
  • spatio-temporal databases
  • spatial analysis, data mining, and decision support systems
  • cartography
  • location based services
  • uncertainty handling in spatial data
  • topology
  • geo-computation
  • geo-telematics
  • spatial information infrastructures
  • interoperability and open systems
  • applications of geoinformation technology (all possible domains)

5. Remote Sensing

  • Multi-spectral and hyperspectral remote sensing
  • Active and passive microwave remote sensing
  • Lidar and laser scanning
  • Geometric reconstruction
  • Physical modeling and signatures
  • Change detection
  • Image processing and pattern recognition
  • Data fusion and data assimilation
  • Dedicated satellite missions
  • Operational processing facilities
  • Spaceborne, airborne and terrestrial platforms
  • Remote sensing applications

6. Environmental Science

  • Environmental Geography
  • Environmental Education
  • Climate Change
  • land use and cover change
  • pollution
  • natural resources management
  • conservation
  • Management and valorisation of waste
  • Development of methods for environmental quality management 
  • Environmental system modelling and optimization
  • Environmental analysis and assessment
  • Social, economic and policy aspects of environmental management

7. Disaster Risk Reduction

  • Risk awareness and assessment including hazard analysis and vulnerability/capacity analysis.
  • Knowledge development including education, training, research and information.
  • Public commitment and institutional frameworks, including organisational, policy, legislation and community action.