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Won Kim

Won Kim


School of Geographical Science
Arizona State University

Journal Articles


Myint, S. W., J. Franklin, M. Buenemann, W. K. Kim and C. P. Giri. 2014. Examining change detection approaches for tropical mangrove monitoring. Photogrammatic Engineerinfg & Remote Sensing 10:983-993. DOI: 10.14358/PERS.80.10.983. (link )

Wentz, E. A., A. J. Wills, W. K. Kim, S. W. Myint, P. Gober and R. C. Balling. 2014. Factors influencing water consumption in multifamily housing in Tempe, Arizona. The Professional Geographer 66(3):501-510. DOI: 10.1080/00330124.2013.805627. (link )


Myint, S. W., C. S. Galletti, S. Kaplan and W. K. Kim. 2013. Object versus pixel: A systmatic evaluation in urban environments. Geocarta International DOI: 10.1080/10106049.2013.776642. (link )


Darnall, N. and W. Kim. 2012. Which types of environmental management systems are related to greater environmental improvements?. Public Adminstration Review 72(3):351-365. DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-6210.2011.02503.x. (link )



Kim, W. K. and E. A. Wentz. 2011. Re-examining the definition of urban open space using fuzzy set theory. Tempe, AZ. Poster presented at the 12-13 January 2011 CAP LTER 13th Annual Poster Symposium and All Scientist Meeting, Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University. (link )

Kim, W. K., E. A. Wentz and S. W. Myint. 2011. Understanding and evaluating urban open spaces in an arid city. Poster presented February 20, 2011 at the Decision Making Under Uncertainty (DMUU) Session of the AAAS Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.


Kim, W. K. and E. A. Wentz. 2010. Understanding urban open spaces using a Green Index. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. Poster presented at the January 14, 2010 12th Annual Central Arizona-Phoenix Long-Term Ecological Research Poster Symposium, Global Institute of Sustainability.



Catlaw, T. J. and W. Kim. 2011. Philosophies of multiplicity and complexity sciences. Paper presented June 24, 2011 at Challenges of Making Public Administration and Complexity Theory (COMPACT) Work, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.


Kim, W. K. 2010. Mapping the quality of urban open spaces in an arid city using a green index with Quickbird satellite images and multiple classification methods. Presented November 18, 2010 at the ASPRS/CaGIS Specialty Conference, Geospatial Data and Geovisualization: Environment, Security, and Society, Orlando, FL.

Thesis (PhD)


Kim, W. K. 2011. Understanding open spaces in arid cities. PhD Dissertation defended October 17, 2011. Committee members Elizabeth Wentz (co-chair), Soe Myint (co-chair), Antho.

Kim, W. 2011. Understanding open spaces in an arid city. Ph.D. dissertation. Arizona State University. (link )