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Mark Birkin Prof Mark Birkin

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School of Geography
University of Leeds
University Road
Leeds LS2 9JT   UK

Email:
m.h.birkin

Telephone:
+44 (0) 113 34 36838

Student hours:
Monday 10:30 - 12:30, Thursday 2:00 - 4:00

Publications

Papers

Books

  • Birkin M; Clarke G; Clarke M (2017) Retail location planning in an era of multi-channel growth, pp.1-246. doi: 10.4324/9781315605937
  • Birkin MH; Clarke GP; Clarke MC (2002) Retail geography and intelligent network planning, John Wiley & Sons Ltd., pp.296 p..
  • Birkin MH; Clarke GP; Clarke MC; Wilson AG (1996) Intelligent Geographical Information Systems, GeoInformation International, Cambridge, pp.292p.

Book Chapters

  • Clark S; Birkin M; Heppenstall A; Rees P (2017) Using 2011 Census data to estimate future elderly health care demand, In: Stillwell J (Ed) The Routledge Handbook of Census Resources, Methods and Applications: Unlocking the UK 2011 Census, Routledge Handbooks, Routledge, pp.305-319.
  • Birkin M; Malleson N (2014) An investigation of the sensitivity of a dynamic microsimulation model of urban neighbourhood dynamics, New Pathways in Microsimulation, pp.305-321.
  • Birkin M; Khawaldah H; Clarke M; Clarke G (2014) Applied spatial interaction modelling in economic geography: An example of the use of models for public sector planning, Handbook of Research Methods and Applications in Economic Geography, pp.491-510. doi: 10.4337/9780857932679.00031
  • Kavroudakis D; Ballas D; Birkin MH (2013) SimEducation: A Dynamic Spatial Microsimulation Model for Understanding Educational Inequalities, In: Tanton R; Edwards K (Ed) Handbook of Spatial Microsimulation, Ashgate, pp.209-222.
  • Birkin MH (2013) Dynamic Spatial Microsimulation, In: Tanton R; Edwards K (Ed) Handbook of Spatial MIcrosimulation, Ashgate, pp.223-246.
  • Wu B; Birkin MH (2013) Moses: A dynamic spatial microsimulation model for demographic planning, In: Tanton R; Edwards K (Ed) Handbook of Spatial Microsimulation, Ashgate, pp.171-194.
  • Lambert P; Birkin MH (2013) Occupation, education and social inequalities: a case study linking survey data sources to an urban microsimulation analysis, In: Pagliara F; Simmonds D; de Bok M; Wilson A (Ed) Advances in Employment Modelling, Springer, pp.203-222.
  • Birkin MH; Zuo C; Clarke G; McEvoy F; Bloodworth A (2013) Spatial modelling, GIS and network analysis for improving the sustainability of transporting aggregates in the UK, In: Stimson R; Haynes K (Ed) Studies in Applied Geography and Spatial Analysis, Edward Elgar, pp.55-78.
  • Jordan R; Birkin MH; Evans A (2012) Agent-based Modelling of Residential Mobility, Housing Choice and Regeneration, In: Heppenstall A; Crooks A; See L; Batty M (Ed) Spatial Agent-based Models: Principles, Concepts and Applications, Springer, pp.511-524.
  • Birkin MH; Wu B (2012) A Review of Microsimulation and Hybrid Agent-based Approaches, In: Heppenstall A; Crooks A; See L; Batty M (Ed) Spatial Agent-based Models: Principles, Concepts and Applications, Springer, pp.51-68.
  • Wu B; Birkin MH (2012) Agent-based extensions to a Spatial Microsimulation Model of Demographic Change, In: Heppenstall A; Crooks A; See L; Batty M (Ed) Spatial Agent-based Models: Principles, Concepts and Applications, Springer, pp.347-360.
  • Zuo C; Birkin M; Clarke G; McEvoy F; Bloodworth A (2012) Spatial modelling, gis and network analysis for improving the sustainability of transporting aggregates in the Uk, Studies in Applied Geography and Spatial Analysis: Addressing Real World Issues, pp.55-78. doi: 10.4337/9781781007969.00009
  • Birkin M; Clarke MC (2011) Spatial Microsimulation Models: a review and glimpse of the future., In: Stillwell JCH; Clarke M (Ed) Population Dynamics and Projection Methods, UPTAP, 4, Springer, pp.193-208.
  • Birkin M; Clarke M (2010) Spatial microsimulation: challenges of dealing with demographics at the small area level, In: Stillwell J; Clarke M (Ed) Population Dynamics and Projection Methods: Essays in Honour of Philip Rees, Springer.
  • Birkin M; Clarke G (2009) Geodemographics, In: Kitchin R; Thrift N (Ed) International Encyclopaedia of Human Geography, Vol 4, Elsevier, pp.382-389.
  • Birkin M (2009) Geocomputation, In: Kitchin R; Thrift N (Ed) International Encyclopaedia of Human Geography, 4, Elsevier, pp.376-381.
  • Birkin M; Wu B; Rees P (2009) Moses: Dynamic Spatial Microsimulation with demographic interactions, In: Zaidi A; Harding A; Williamson P (Ed) New frontiers in microsimulation modelling, Ashgate, pp.53-78.
  • Heppenstall AJ; Birkin M; Evans AJ (2008) Extending spatial interaction models with agents for understanding relationships in a dynamic retail market, In: Bullock; S; Noble J; Watson R; Bedau MA (Ed) Artificial Life XI: Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on the Simulation and Synthesis of Living Systems, MIT Press.
  • Birkin MH; Chen H; Clarke M; Dew PM; Keen J; Rees P; Xu JD (2005) Moses: Modelling and Simulation for e-Social Science, In: Cox SJ; Walker DW (Ed) Proc of the UK e-Science All Hands Meeting 2005, EPSRC , Proc of the UK e-Science All Hands Meeting 2005, EPSRC , pp.534-537.
  • Heppenstall AJ; Evans AJ; Birkin MH; O'Sullivan D (2005) The Use of Hybrid Agent-Based Systems to Model Petrol Markets, In: Ternao T; Kita H; Kaneda AK; Deguchi H (Ed) Agent-Based Simulation: from Modelling Methodologies to Real-World Applications, Springer Series on Agent-Based Social Systems, 1, Agent-Based Simulation: from Modelling Methodologies to Real-World Applications, pp.154-162.
  • Stillwell JCH; Birkin MH; Ballas D; Kingston RP; Gibson PD (2004) Simulating the City and Alternative Futures, In: Unsworth R; Stillwell J (Ed) Twenty-first Century Leeds:Geographies of a Regional City, Leeds University Press, pp.435-364.
  • Birkin MH; Clarke GP; Clarke M; Culf R (2004) Using spatial models to solve difficult retail location problems, In: Stillwell J; Clarke GP (Ed) Applied GIS and spatial analysis, Wiley, Chichester, pp.35-54.
  • Birkin MH; Boden P; Williams J (2003) Spatial Decision Support Systems for Petrol Forecourts, In: Geertman JSS (Ed) Planning Support Systems in Practice, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, pp.291-314.
  • Birkin MH; Clarke GP; Clarke MC (1999) GIS for business and service planning, In: Longley; P; Goodchild; M; Maguire; D; Rhind; D (Ed) Geographical Information Systems, 2, Wiley, Chichester, pp.709-722.
  • Birkin MH (1996) Retail location modelling in GIS, In: Longley P; Batty M (Ed) Spatial Analysis: Modelling in a GIS Environment, GeoInformation International, Cambridge, pp.207-226.
  • Birkin MH; Clarke GP; Clarke MC (1996) Urban and regional modelling at the microscale, In: Clarke GP (Ed) Microsimulation for Urban and Regional Policy Analysis., Pion, London, pp.10-27.
  • Birkin MH; Clarke GP (1995) Using microsimulation methods to synthesise census data, Census User's Handbook, GeoInformation International, pp.363-387.
  • Birkin MH (1994) Understanding retail interaction patterns: the case of the missing performance indicators, Modelling the City: Performance, Policy and Planning, Routledge, pp.105-120.
  • Birkin MH (1994) Finding the right sites: the W H Smith Approach, Proceedings of GIS in Business '94 Europe, Proceedings of GIS in Business '94 Europe, pp.211-212.
  • Wilson AG; Birkin MH; Clarke GP; Clarke MC (1994) Applications of performance indicators in urban modelling: subsystems framework., In: Bertuglia CS; Clarke GP; Wilson AG (Ed) Modelling the city, Routledge, London, pp.121-150.
  • Birkin MH; Foulger F (1992) Sales performance and sales forecasting using spatial interaction modelling - the WH Smith approach, Locating Development Opportunities, Locating Development Opportunities.
  • Wilson AG; Birkin MH; Clarke GP; Clarke MC (1990) Elements of a model-based Geographic Information System for the evaluation of urban policy., In: Worrall L (Ed) Geographic Information Systems: developments and applications., Belhaven Press, London and New York, pp.133-162.
  • Wu B; Birkin M (Not yet published) Creating agents from a microsimulated population, In: Batty M; Heppenstall A; Crooks A (Ed) Agent-based models for spatial and social simulation, .

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