Kerry Schiel

Kerry Schiel

Research and Development Specialist

Faculty or Centre Faculty of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences
Department Department of Geography and Spatial Planning
Postal Address Université du Luxembourg
Maison des Sciences Humaines
11, Porte des Sciences
L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
Campus Office MSH, E02 15-090
Telephone (+352) 46 66 44 9664
Fax (+352) 46 66 44 39664

  GIS Analyst on projects in the urban and quantitative geography domain
  Research and Development Specialist, Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning, University of Luxembourg
  MSc Spatial Development and Analysis, University of Luxembourg 2012

  Research Interests

  • Geographic information systems / interactive mapping
  • Urban Sprawl
  • Geothermal heating
  • Urban Greenspace

Last updated on: Tuesday, 31 March 2020

Current Position

  • GIS Analyst in the Department of Geography, University of Luxembourg since 2012


  • 1993 - 1996: B.Sc. (Hons) Geology from the University of Cape Town
  • 2010 - 2012: Master in Spatial Development and Analysis from the University of Luxembourg

Professional Experience

  • 1997 - 1999: Council for Scientific and Industrial Research in Pretoria, South Africa
  • 1999 - 2001: TerraMare Environmental Consultancy in Cape Town, South Africa
  • 2001 - 2002: GeoInformation Group in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • 2012 - present: GIS Analyst at the University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Last updated on: 31 Mar 2020

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See detailThe provision of urban green space and its accessibility: Spatial data effects in Brussels
Le Texier, Marion; Schiel, Kerry; Caruso, Geoffrey

in PLoS ONE (2018), 13(10), 0204684

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See detailBee Species Richness in Europe
Schiel, Kerry; Caruso, Geoffrey; Vereecken, Nicolas

Cartographic material (2017)

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See detailGIS-based modelling of shallow geothermal energy potential for CO2 emission mitigation in urban areas
Schiel, Kerry; Baume, Olivier; Caruso, Geoffrey; Leopold, Ulrich

in Renewable Energy : An International Journal (2016), 86

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See detailMapping uncertainty from multi-criteria analysis of land development suitability, the case of Howth, Dublin
Quinn, Bernadette; Schiel, Kerry; Caruso, Geoffrey

in Journal of Maps (2014)

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See detailOn MAUP, neighbourhood definitions and the measure of urban sprawl
Schiel, Kerry; Schindler, Mirjam; Jaeger, Sofie; Caruso, Geoffrey

Scientific Conference (2013)

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See detailR code developed for the calculation of Shallow Geothermal Potential Energy per parcel
Schiel, Kerry; Baume, Olivier; Caruso, Geoffrey; Leopold, Ulrich

Computer development (n.d.)

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