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Arthur Getis

Arthur Getis

Professor Emeritus of Geography

Storm Hall 321
Department of Geography
San Diego State University

San Diego, CA 92182-4493
Office Phone: (619) 594-6639


  1. Ph.D., University of Washington, 1961
  2. M.S., The Pennsylvania State University, 1958
  3. B.A., The Pennsylvania State University, 1956
  1. Curriculum Vitae

Current Projects:

  • Entomological Assumptions of Dengue Fever (Peru) [NIH]
  • Dengue Virus Transmission (Thailand) [NIH]
  • Spatial Aspects of the Arab Fertility Transition (Egypt and Jordan) [NSF]
  • Specification of the Spatial Weights Matrix
  • Partitioning Large Spatial Datasets

Research Interests:

  • Spatial Statistics
  • Pattern Analysis
  • Urban Geography
  • Disease and Crime Clustering
  • Geographic Information Sciences

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