MSc Theses

If not available below, PDFs of Masters' theses can be found in the library catalogue of the University of Zurich.

Ongoing MSc Theses

Eberli, Oliver
GEO
Mobility Behaviour and its Associations with Sleep and Metacognition in Older Adults: Results from GPS-based Measurement in the MOASIS study
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Dr. Christina Röcke
Dr. Eun-Kyeong Kim
Georgescu, Alexandra-Ioana
GEO
Optimising locations for future return carsharing services: case study of the Swiss carsharing cooperative Mobility
Dr. Cheng Fu
Dr. Michelle Fillekes
Martin Seifert
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Graf, Stefan
GEO
Modelling socio-spatial movement behaviour of orangutans (Pongo abelii).
Dr. Carolin Schuppli
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
He, Yuman
GEO
Comparison of Feature Engineering Methods and Classifiers for Recognizing Physical Activity Types in Older Adults Using Real-Life IMU and GPS Data
Dr. Eun-Kyeong Kim
Hoda Allahbakhshi
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Hirschhofer, Simon
GEO
The Alps – A real Barrier for Bird Migration?
Dr. Peter Ranacher
Dr. Felix Liechti
Dr. Baptiste Schmid
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Schnidrig, Patricia
GEO
Modeling spatio-temporal diffusion of complex linguistic structures in Spanish Twitter
Dr. Peter Ranacher
Prof. Dr. Carlota de Benito Moreno
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Specker, Martin
GEO
Gait Analysis of older adults: Filter
comparison and geographical context
Dr. Cheng Fu
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Thürig, Severin
GEO
Analysis of the Mobility of Healthy Older Adults: Trajectory Sequence Analysis and Detecting Patterns
Dr. Eun-Kyeong Kim
Christina Röcke
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Välimäki, Reetta
GEO
The relationship between visiting places and the health of the older adults: through spatial trajectory data
Dr. Cheng Fu
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel

Completed MSc Theses

2021
Brühwiler, Livio
GEO
Modelling Individuals’ Car Accident Risk by Trajectory, Driving Events, and Geographical Context: A Comparison Study with Multiple Machine Learning Models on Two Countries
Dr. Cheng Fu
Prof. Dr. Haosheng Huang
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Griffel, Pascal
GEO
Correlates of Older Adults’ Out-of-Home Behaviour: Linking Health and Cognition with Mobility Indicators Derived from GPS-Trajectories PDF
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Dr. Cheng Fu
Dr. Christina Röcke
2020
Balmer, Michael
GEO
Parking occupancy prediction based on historical parking data and geographic data PDF
Dr. Haosheng Huang
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Corti, Federica
GEO
Evaluating transportation mode
detection methods using multiple
datasets and sensors PDF
Dr, Lindsey Conrow
Hoda Allahbakhshi
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Ebert, Elena
GEO
Comparison of Stop-Move Detection Algorithms for GPS Data of Older Adults PDF
Dr. Eun-Kyeong Kim
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Grass, Christian
GEO
Identification of potential ride-sharing paths from GPS taxi trajectory data PDF
Dr. Pengxiang Zhao
Dominik Bucher
Dr. Haosheng Huang
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Guddal, Jan
GEO
Estimating the noise reduction effect of low-
noise asphalts as a function of their lifetime and environmental factors PDF
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Erik Bühlmann
Heiniger, Nathalie
GEO
Identifying Anthropogenic Feeding Sites from GPS Tracking Data: A Case Study for Red Kites (Milvus milvus) in Western Switzerland PDF
Dr. Martin Grüebler
Patrick Scherler
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Mathis, Thomas
GEO
"Choose your own route" - Supporting pedestrian navigation without restricting the user to a predefined route PDF
Dr. Haosheng Huang
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Prinz, Raphael
GEO
Inferring Urban Functional Zones from Crowdsourced Geographic Information: A Case Study Comparing Single- and Multi-Source Approaches in Manhattan (New York City, USA)
Dr. Haosheng Huang
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Schwitter, Philipp
GEO
Determinants of stopover sites of migrating Swiss red kites (Milvus milvus) PDF
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Martin Grüebler
Stephanie Witczak
Tian, Tian
GEO
Spatial and Temporal Variability of the Impact of Sociodemographic, Economic, and Health-Related Factors on Depression of Older Adults in South Korea PDF
Dr. Eun-Kyeong Kim
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Waldburger, Tim
GEO
Large-scale analysis of taxi drivers’ route choice behaviour in San Francisco, Shanghai, and Vienna PDF
Dr. Haosheng Huang
Anita Graser
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Werfeli, Mike
GEO
Inferring migration routes of individual nocturnal bird migrants PDF
Dr. Peter Ranacher
Dr. phil. ll Felix Liechti
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
2019
Bernhard, Nadja
GEO
Environmental factors affecting the nest site
choice of the northern wheatear. A case study about Oenanthe oenanthe in Val Piora, Switzerland. PDF
Dr. Christoph Meier
Dr. phil. II Felix Liechti
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Hubler, Loris
Spec. MA
Facility location modeling scenarios to optimize obstructive sleep apnoea health facilities in the East of England PDF
Dr. Lindsey Conrow
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Mardesic, Ivor
Spec. MA
Spatio-temporal accessibility analysis of service provision: A comparison of the cities Zurich and Winterthur
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Niklaus, Olivier
GEO
Predicting train arrival delays - evaluation of different input features PDF
Dr. Haosheng Huang
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
2018
Boog, Jaqueline
GEO
Spatio-temporal Analysis of the Influence of a Heterogeneous Environment on the Behaviour of Red Deer (Cervus elaphus) PDF
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Hannes Jenny
Flurin Filli
Andrea Baumann
Braun, Myriam
GEO
Statistische Analyse und Vergleich ausgewählter Methoden zur Segmentierung von Trajektorien anhand von Simulationen PDF
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Oliver Burkhard
Chloe Bracis
Chin, Kimberley
Spec. MA
Transport mode detection using Cellular Signaling Data
(Case study of Graz and Vienna, Austria)
PDF
Dr. Haosheng Huang
Christopher Horn
Ivan Kasanicky
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Graf, Anna Babetta
GEO
Towards Extracting Motivation from Mobile Learners’ Movement Trajectories
Christian Sailer
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Isler, Vera
GEO
Building and Using a Reference Dataset for Transportation Mode Detection PDF
Oliver Burkhard
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Mönkeberg, Hella
Spec. MA
The Impact of Geographical Isolation on Language Particularity PDF
Dr. Curdin Derungs
Rik van Gijn
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Mösinger, Leander
Post-processing urban semantic labels using OpenStreetMap roads
Prof. Dr. Devis Tuia
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Schumacher, Darryl
GEO
Do Taxi Drivers Take the Shortest Routes?
A Large-Scale Analysis Using GPS-based Floating Car Data in Vienna
PDF
Dr. Haosheng Huang
Anita Graser
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Steger, Benedikt
Spec. MA
Towards less dependence on locality through erasure coding PDF
Dr. Haosheng Huang
Prof. Dr. Michael Böhlen
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Täschler, Susanne
GEO
Analysis of geo referenced contact and GPS data of wild ranging animals PDF
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Francesca Cagnacci
Federico Ossi
Unterfinger, Merlin
Spec. MA
3-D Trajectory Simulation in Movement Ecology: Conditional Empirical Random Walk PDF
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Kamran Safi
George Technitis
Willimann, Melanie
GEO
Beurteilung von Netzwerkmodellen für die Indoor-Routenplanung PDF
Dr. Haosheng Huang
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
2017
Kälin, Fabiola
Global Analysis of the Influence of Geographical Factors on Contact-Induced Language Change PDF
Dr. Curdin Derungs
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Kissling, Julian
Modeling Carpooling für Multimodal Routing PDF
Dr. Haosheng Huang
Dominik Bucher
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Patrick, James
Exploring the Impact of Contextual Variables on the Temporal Variability of Grazing and Risk Avoidance Patterns of Red Deer (Cervus elaphus) in an Alpine Environment PDF
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Piveteau, Nadine
A Novel Approach to the Routing Problem of Overhead Transmission Lines PDF
Martin Raubal
Joram Schito
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Scherrer, Luca
Tourist or Commuter? User Characterization based on Spatio-Temporal Footprints in the Absence of Ground Truth PDF
Dr. Peter Ranacher
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Sieber, Christian
Einfluss von scharfen und unscharfen Grenzen auf syntaktische Dialektunterschiede in der deutschen Schweiz PDF
Dr. Curdin Derungs
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Zanda, Adriana
A map-based tool to measure older adults' life-space mobility: Development, usability and evaluation PDF
Michelle Fillekes
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
2016
Jakob, Simon
Analysing spatio-temporal behavior of shopping mall visitors using sequence alignment methods PDF
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Matzig, Michael
Spatio-temporal variation of lion and leopard home ranges in Botswana - How do predators react to changing prey availability? PDF
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
Wegmann, Annemarie
Evaluating visualisation types for pattern and anomaly discovery in large origin-destination data sets – a case study with global postal data PDF
Dr. Arzu Cöltekin
Prof. Dr. Robert Weibel
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