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Dominik Kaim

Academic Education

2014 PhD degree in Geography, GIS Department, Institute of Geography and Spatial Management, Faculty of Biology and Earth Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Krakow

PhD thesis: Assessment of land cover changes in the Polish Carpathians with ground-based repeat photography

2007-2014 PhD studies, Institute of Geography and Spatial Management, Faculty of Biology and Earth Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Krakow

2007 MSc degree in Human Geography, GIS Department, Institute of Geography and Spatial Management, Faculty of Biology and Earth Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Krakow

Master thesis: Application of GIS and remote sensing to study changes in land use and land cover in the border regions on the example of the Male Pieniny Mts

Professional Experience

2014 - research assistant, Department of GIS, Cartography and Remote Sensing, Institute of Geography and Spatial Management, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland

2009-2014 - PhD student, Department of GIS, Cartography and Remote Sensing, Institute of Geography and Spatial Management, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland

2007-2009 Project assistant, Research and Development Unit, City Infrastructure Office, Municipality of Krakow

International Interships

FORECOM Project (2015), Research Unit Landscape Dynamics, Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL, Birmensdorf, Switzerland

CEEPUS (2008), Institute of Geomatics, Faculty of Geodesy, University of Zagreb, Croatia

Sokrates/Erasmus scholarship (2006), Department of Social Geography and Regional Development, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

Courses

Jagiellonian University, Faculty of Biology and Earth Sciences, Institute of Geography and Spatial Management (since 2007):

The Beskid Wysoki Mts (Mt Babia Góra)
Geoinformatics
GIS
GIS Application and Project Design

Other

Membership in scientific organisations

S4C Science for the Carpathians
European Society for Environmental History
Karpacka Rada Naukowa

Publications 

2017

Kolecka N., Kozak J., Kaim D., Dobosz M., Ostafin K., Ostapowicz K., Wężyk P., Price B., 2017, Understanding farmland abandonment in the Polish Carpathians, Applied Geography 88, 62-72, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeog.2017.09.002

Ostafin K., Iwanowski M., Kozak J., Cacko A., Gimmi U., Kaim D., Psomas A., Ginzler C., Ostapowicz K., 2017, Forest cover mask from historical topographic maps based on image processing, Geoscience Data Journal 4, 29-39, doi:10.1002/gdj3.46

Kaim D., 2017, Land Cover Changes in the Polish Carpathians Based on Repeat Photography, Carpathian Journal of Earth and Environmental Sciences 12, 485-498. [pdf]

Munteanu C., Kuemmerle T., Boltiziar M., Lieskovský J., Mojses M., Kaim D., Konkoly-Gyuró E., Mackovčin P., Műller D., Ostapowicz K., Radeloff V.C., 2017, Nineteenth-century land-use legacies affect contemporary land abandonment in the Carpathians, Regional Environmental Change 17, 2009-2222, doi:10.1007/s10113-016-1097-x

Munteanu C., Radeloff V., Griffiths P., Halada L., Kaim D., Knorn J., Kozak J., Kuemmerle T., Lieskovsky J., Müller D. and Ostapowicz K., Shandra O., Stych P., 2017, Land change in the Carpathian Region before and after major institutional changes [In] Gutman G., Radeloff V.R. (eds.) Land-Cover and Land-Use Changes in Eastern Europe after the Collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991 (pp. 57-90). Springer International Publishing.

Price B., Kaim D., Szwagrzyk M., Ostapowicz K., Kolecka N., Schmatz D.R., Wypych A., Kozak J., 2017, Legacies, socio-economic and biophysical processes and drivers: the case of future forest cover expansion in the Polish Carpathians and Swiss Alps, Regional Environmental Change 17, 2279-2291, doi:10.1007/s10113-016-1079-z

2016

Bednarczyk B., Kaim D., Ostafin K., 2016, Forest cover change or misinterpretation? On dependent and independent vectorisation approaches, Prace Geograficzne 146, 19–30, doi:10.4467/20833113PG.16.015.5545  

Price B., Kaim D., Szwagrzyk M., Ostapowicz K., Kolecka N., Schmatz D.R., Wypych A., Kozak J., available online, Legacies, socio-economic and biophysical processes and drivers: the case of future forest cover expansion in the Polish Carpathians and Swiss Alps, Regional Environmental Change, doi:10.1007/s10113-016-1079-z

Kozak J., Kaim D. (red.), 2016, FORECOM: Podręcznik użytkowanika, IGiGP UJ, Kraków. 

Kolecka N., Kozak J., Kaim D., Dobosz M., Ginzler C., Psomas A., 2016,Mapping Secondary Forest Succession On Abandoned Agricultural Land In The Polish Carpathians, The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Volume XLI-B8, doi:10.5194/isprsarchives-XLI-B8-931-2016

Kaim D., Kozak J., Kolecka N., Ziółkowska E., Ostafin K., Ostapowicz K., Gimmi U., Munteanu C., Radeloff V.C., 2016, Broad scale forest cover reconstruction from historical topographic maps, Applied Geography 67, 39-48.

2015

Munteanu C., Kuemmerle T., Keuler N.S., Müller D., Balázs P., Dobosz M., Griffiths P., Halada L., Kaim D., Király G., Konkoly-Gyuró E., Kozak J., Lieskovsky J., Ostafin K., Ostapowicz K., Shandra O., Radeloff V.C., 2015, Legacies of 19th century land use shape contemporary forest cover, Global Environmental Change 34, 83-94, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2015.06.015.

Luc M., Kozak J., Ostafin K., Kolecka N., Kaim D., Trzepacz P., Historia dwóch map [Story of two maps]. W: Bilska Wodecka E., Sołjan I. (red.) 2015, Geografia na przestrzeni wieków. Tradycja i współczesność. IGiGP UJ, Kraków, Polska, 225-236.

Kolecka N., Kozak J., Kaim D., Dobosz M., Ginzler C., Psomas A., 2015, Mapping Secondary Forest Succession on Abandoned Agricultural Land with LiDAR Point Clouds and Terrestrial Photography, Remote Sensing 7(7), 8300-8322; doi:10.3390/rs70708300.

2014

Kaim D., Kozak J., Gimmi U., Ostafin K., Dobosz M., Ostapowicz K., Kolecka N., 2014, Uncertainty in historical land-use reconstructions with topographic maps, Quaestiones Geographicae 33 (3), 55–63.

Munteanu C., Kuemmerle T., Boltiziar M., Butsic V., Gimmi U., Halada L., Kaim D., Király G., Konkoly-Gyuró É. , Kozak J., Lieskovský J., Mojses M., Müller D., Ostafin K., Ostapowicz K., Shandra O., Štych P., Walker S., Radeloff V.C., 2014, Forest and agricultural land change in the Carpathian region—A meta-analysis of long-term patterns and drivers of change, Land Use Policy 38, 685–697.

Harvey F., Kaim D., Gajda A., 2014, Analysis Of Historical Change Using Cadastral Materials In The Carpathian Foothills, European Journal of Geography 5 (3), 6-21.

2013

Chmiel M., Gołębiewski M., Poznański R., Prociak A., Stuglik P., Sura K., Wicher K., Dec M., Kaszta Ż., Korzeniowska K., Podsada A., Sobczyszyn-Żmudź S., Wójtowicz A., Zimna E., Kaim D., Ostafin K., Ostapowicz K., 2013, Zmiany pokrycia terenu i użytkowania ziemi w wybranych gminach karpackich, Kalejdoskop GIS t. 2, ESRI Polska, Warszawa, 94–95.

2011

Kaim D., Kołoś A., Luc M., Trzepacz P., 2011, Osadnictwo [w:] Kozak J., Pyka K. (red.) Zdjęcia lotnicze. Atlas fotointerpretacyjny, MGGP Aero, Tarnów, 117–147.

Chormański J., Kaim D., Kołoś A., Kozak J., Troll M., Trzepacz P., 2011, Przemysł i infrastruktura [w:] Kozak J., Pyka K. (red.) Zdjęcia lotnicze. Atlas fotointerpretacyjny, MGGP Aero, Tarnów, 149–189.

2010

Hostert P., Kozak J., Kaim D., Kuemmerle T., Mueller D., Ostapowicz K., 2010, Land use and land cover change in the Carpathians after 1989. [In:] Europe's ecological backbone: recognizing the true value of our mountains. EEA Report 6/2010, 120-122

Kaim D., Kolecka N., 2010, Zmiany pokrycia terenu w Tatrach Polskich określone na podstawie powtórzonej fotografii naziemnej [Land cover changes in the Polish Tatra Mountains using ground-based repeat photography], Prace Geograficzne UJ 123, 31-45.

Kaim D., 2010, Przegląd archiwalnych materiałów kartograficznych dla obszaru Pienin [Archival maps of the Pieniny Mts. - a short overview], Pieniny - Przyroda i Człowiek 11, 119-129.

2009

Kaim D., 2009, Zmiany pokrycia terenu na pograniczu polsko-słowackim na przykładzie Małych Pienin [Land use changes in cross-border regions: Małe Pieniny Mts. case study], Przegląd Geograficzny 81, 93-106.

Ostapowicz K., Troll M., Depta J., Kaim D., Kolecka N., Kozak J., Sitko I., Szablowska-Midor A., 2009, Land Cover, Land Use and Landscape Changes in the Carpathians: Research of the Department of GIS, Cartography and Remote Sensing, Institute of Geography and Spatial Management, Jagiellonian University, [w:] K. Ostapowicz, I. Sitko (red.), 2009, Science for the Carpatians. Strategy Development and Networking Workshop, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland, 27 to 28 May 2008. Workshop Report. Bern, Switzerland, pp. 36-37.

2008

Kaim D., 2008, Wspomaganie monitoringu bezpieczeństwa ruchu drogowego [Road traffic safety monitoring aid], Transport Miejski i Regionalny 7/8, 9-11

Kaim D., 2008, Problem dostaw towarów w obszarze Rynku Głównego w Krakowie - wyzwanie logistyki miejskiej [Problem of goods delivery in the area close to the Main Market Square in Krakow - challenge for urban logistics], Transport Miejski i Regionalny 7/8, 33-35

Kaim D., 2008, Land Use Changes in Cross-Border Regions: Małe Pieniny Mts. Case Study, COST Strategic Workshop "Global Change and Sustainable Development in Mountain Regions, Innsbruck, Austria, 24-24. (conf.mat.)

Kaim D., Kolecka N., 2008, Odtworzenie stanowiska fotografowania w badaniach zmian użytkowania ziemi metodą powtarzalnej fotografii, Ogólnopolskie Sympozjum Naukowe "Geoinformacja obrazowa w świetle aktualnych potrzeb". Streszczenia referatów. Międzyzdroje, 15-17 października 2008 r., 33-33. (conf. mat.)

Ostapowicz K., Depta J., Kaim D., Kozak J., Sitko I., Troll M., 2008, Forest cover changes in the northern Carpathians in the 20th century, rates, factors and consequences, Mountain GIS e-Conference: Promoting Geographic Information and Earth Observation, Applications for the Sustainable Development of the Hindu Kush-Himalayan Region.

 

 
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