Farha Sattar


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Dr. Farha Sattar has completed a Doctorate degree in Geospatial Science focused on Spatial Mathematical Modelling for 3D Gully Mapping and Erosion Quantification within Geoinformatics Framework from the Charles Darwin University, Australia. Dr. Farha Sattar has more than twenty-four years teaching experience in teaching Geographic Information Systems, Spatial Mathematics and e-Learning technologies at undergraduate and postgraduate level. She has worked in several universities including University of the Punjab and University of Twente, the Netherlands. Dr. Farha has been working at Charles Darwin University, Australia since 2008. Prior to joining School of Education, she had worked as Lecturer GIS in the School of Environment, Charles Darwin University and Lecturer in GIS in the GIS Centre, University of the Punjab, and Project Manager GIS/LIS in the National Database and Registration Authority, Pakistan.

Dr. Farha is a certified drone pilot and aeronautical radio operator. She is well equipped with geospatial quantitative techniques and methods and has the experience to supervise research projects at postgraduate level. She had contributed to curriculum development of GIS, RS and Geography courses. Her research interests include Drone Technology, ICT in Geospatial Science, Spatial Mathematics education, GIS, and Remote Sensing.

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Research Output 2008 2019

Gully mapping and erosion volume calculation: a 3D approach using Cartosat-1 stereo imagery

Sattar, F., Nawaz, M. & Wasson, R., 21 Jul 2019, p. 101-101. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference paper presented at Conference (not in Proceedings)Researchpeer-review

Open Access
gully erosion
mapping method

Minerals and Rock-Forming Processes

Nawaz, M., Sattar, F. & Kundu, S. N., 23 Sep 2019, Sustainable Energy and Environment: An Earth System Approach. Kundu, S. N. & Nawaz, M. (eds.). 1st ed. Apple Academic Press Inc. , p. 39-72 44 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review


Weathering, Erosion, and Deposition

Sattar, F., Nawaz, M. & Kundu, S. N., 23 Sep 2019, Sustainable Energy and Environment: An Earth System Approach. Kundu, S. N. & Nawaz, M. (eds.). 1st ed. Apple Academic Press Inc. , p. 3-38 36 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review


Using the augmented reality sandbox for advanced learning in geoscience education

Kundu, S. N., Muhammad, N. & Sattar, F., 8 Jan 2018, Proceedings of 2017 IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment and Learning for Engineering, TALE 2017. Tai Po, Hong Kong: IEEE, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Vol. 2018-January. p. 13-17 5 p. 17486694

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference Paper published in ProceedingsResearchpeer-review

Augmented reality

Augmented Reality Sandbox and Constructivist Approach for Geoscience Teaching and Learning

Nawaz, M., Kundu, S. N. & Sattar, F., 2017, In : International Journal of Educational and Pedagogical Sciences . 11, 6, p. 1603-1605 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
learning process


Three dimensional gully mapping and erosion quantification within a geoinformatics framework

Author: Sattar, F., 2011

Supervisor: Pearson, D. (Supervisor), Boggs, G. S. (Supervisor) & Wasson, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - CDU