Department of Geology
Dr. Joseph P. Frizado
Education & Experience:
Specialty Areas of Interest:
GIScience Analysis Methods, Spatial Statistics
Current BGSU Courses:
Introduction to Geology, Earth Environments,
Continuing Education or Service Activities:
University participant in UCEAO (University Clean Energy Alliance of Ohio)
Recent and Current Research or Grants:
Coastal Ohio Wind (Project Manager), $1,200,000, DOE-NREL, 2008-2010
Recent Peer Reviewed Publications and Submissions:
Reid, N., Carroll, M., Smith, B. and Frizado, J., 2008 (in press), GIS and Economic Development, in Geotechnologies and the Environment: Socioeconomic and Planning Applications, Gatrell, J. and Jensen, R. (eds.) Springer-Verlag Heidelberg, 28 pp.
Carroll, M., Smith, B. and Frizado, J., 2008, Identification of Economic Clusters Using Local Indexes of Spatial Autocorrelation, in Globalizing Worlds: Geographical Perspectives on New Economic Perspectives, Ashgate Publishers, (accepted).
Frizado, J., Smith, B., Carroll, M., and Reid, N., 2008 (submitted), Impact of Polygon Geometry on the Identification of Economic Clusters, submitted to Letters in Spatial and Resource Sciences, 15 pp.
Sridhar, B., Chapin, T., Vincent, R., Axe, M and Frizado, J., 2008, Identifying the effects of different construction practices on the spectral characteristics of concrete, Cement and Concrete Research, Vol. 38, Issue 4, pages 538-542.
Frizado, J., Smith, B. and Carroll, M., 2007, Identification of Economic Clusters using ArcGIS Spatial Statistics, Proceedings 2007 ESRI International Users Conference, http://gis.esri.com/library/userconf/proc07/papers/papers/pap_1367.pdf, p. 1-28.