Department of Cartography and Geomatics

Department of Cartography and Geomatics
Faculty of Geographical and Geological Sciences
Institute of Physical Geography and Environmental Planning


Paweł Cybulski PhD Eng, Assistant Professor

PAWEŁ CYBULSKI, PhD Eng., Assistant Professor

room: 334; phone: +48 61 829 6251; e-mail:

Qualifications: 2017: PhD degree - Geographical Sciences, Cartography; 2013: Master's degree of geographical sciences - specialization Geoinformation; 2017: Geodesy and Cartography - Engineer

Major research interests: spatio-temporal visualization; change blindness in animated cartography; cartographic generalization

Guest editor of the special issue of ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information 'Multimedia Cartography'

Find me on: ORCID iD iconORCID: 0000-0002-5514-5720; SCOPUS ID: 56464176500; Web of Science; Google Scholar; ResearchGate

  • Lorek D., Dickmann F., Medyńska-Gulij B., Hannemann N., Cybulski P., Wielebski Ł., Horbiński T., 2018, Die kulturlandschaftliche Entwicklung polnischer und deutscher Industriezentren - Kulturowo-krajobrazowy rozwój polskich i niemieckich ośrodków przemysłowych - The cultural and landscape development of Polish and German industrial centeres, Bogucki Wydawnictwo Naukowe, Bochum-Poznań. ISBN 978-83-7986-195-8
  • Cybulski P., 2017, The Impact of Visual Suggestiveness on Noticing Changes by a user of the Animated Map (in Polish), Bogucki Wydawnictwo Naukowe, Poznań. ISBN 978-83-7986-159-0
  • Cybulski P., Horbiński T., 2020, User Experience in Using Graphical User Interfaces of Web Maps ISPRS Int. J. Geo-Inf. 9, 412. DOI: 10.3390/ijgi9070412
  • Cybulski P., Wielebski Ł., Medyńska-Gulij B., Lorek D., Horbiński T., 2020, Spatial visualization of quantitative landscape changes in an industrial region between 1827 and 1883. Case study Katowice, southern Poland, Journal of Maps, 16(1), 77-85. DOI: 10.1080/17445647.2020.1746416
  • Cybulski P., 2020, Spatial distance and cartographic background complexity in graduated point symbol map reading task, Cartography and Geographic Information Science, 47:3, 244-260. DOI:10.1080/15230406.2019.1702102.
  • Horbiński T., Cybulski P., Medyńska-Gulij B., 2020, Graphic design and placement of buttons in mobile map application, The Cartographic Journal. DOI:10.1080/00087041.2019.1631008
  • Cybulski P., Wielebski Ł., 2019, Effectiveness of dynamic point symbols in quantitative mapping, The Cartographic Journal, 56, 2, 146-160. DOI: 10.1080/00087041.2018.1507183.
  • Medyńska-Gulij B., Lorek D., Hannemann N., Cybulski P., Wielebski Ł., Horbiński T., Dickmann F., 2019, Die kartographische Rekonstruktion der Landschaftsentwicklung des Oberschlesischen Industriegebiets (Polen) und des Ruhrgebiets (Deutschland), KN - Journal of Cartography and Geographic Information. DOI: 10.1007/s42489-019-00018-y
  • Krassanakis, V., Cybulski, P., 2019, A review on eye movement analysis in map reading process: the status of the last decade, Geodesy & Cartography, 68, 1, 17-35, DOI:10.24425/gac.2019.126088.
  • Cybulski, P., Wyczałek, I. 2018, Trigonometric method in displacement surveys of brigde crossing of the urban heating network, Archiwum Instytutu Inżynierii Lądowej, 27, 61-74, DOI: 10.21008/j.1897-4007.2018.27.05.
  • Cybulski P., 2018, Comparison of the results of using of cartographic generalization algorithms to simplify the shoreline of selected surface waters from the BDOT10k database, Badania Fizjograficzne, Seria A, 69, 35-44.
  • Horbiński T., Cybulski P., 2018, Similarities of global web mapping services functionality in the context of responsive web design, Geodesy & Cartography, 67, 2, 2018, 159-177, DOI: DOI:
  • Cybulski P., Medyńska-Gulij B. 2018, Cartographic Redundancy in Reducing Change Blindness in Detecting Extreme Values in Spatio-Temporal Maps, ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information 7 (1), 8, DOI: 10.3390/ijgi7010008. DOI: 10.3390/ijgi7010008.
  • Cybulski P., 2016, Design rules and practices for animated maps online, Journal of Spatial Science 61 (2): 461-471, DOI: 10.1080/14498596.2016.1147394
  • Medyńska-Gulij B., Cybulski P., 2016, Spatio-temporal dependencies between hospital beds, physicians and health expenditure using visual variables and data classification in statistical table, Geodesy and Cartography. Volume 65: 67-80, DOI: 10.1515/geocart-2016-0002.
  • Cybulski P., 2014, Presentation of spatio-temporal data in the context of information capacity and visual suggestiveness, Geodesy and Cartography, Volume 63/2:147-159, DOI: 10.2478/geocart-2014-0011.
  • Cybulski P., 2014, Rotating Point Symbols on Animated Maps for the Presentation Quantitative Data, Kartographische Nachrichten, tom. 4, 198-203
  • Cybulski P., 2014, Presenting the Dynamics of the Concentration of the Total Phosphorus in the Benchmark Lakes in Poland in the Years 2000-2008 Using Animated Signatures, Badania Fizjograficzne, Seria A, 65: 85-94. DOI: 10.14746/bgf.2014.5.7
  • Cybulski P., 2013, Duration in frame-by-frame type temporal animations, Prace i studia kartograficzne, tom 4, 31-36
  • Tokio - 15-20.07.2019, 29th International Cartographic Conference
  • - Lorek D., Medyńska-Gulij B., Cybulski P., Horbiński T., Digital processing of old topographical maps for the reference base for quantitative and qualitative studies of landscape changes
  • - Medyńska-Gulij B., Smaczyński M., Lorek D., Halik Ł., Wielebski Ł., Horbiński T., Cybulski P., Teaching of geographical space relations for cartography - Academic Outdoor Station in Poznan (Poland)
  • - Horbiński T., Medyńska-Gulij B., Cybulski P., Graphic design and placement of map tools in mobile map application
  • - Horbiński T., Cybulski P., Functionality similarities of global web mapping services in the context of responsive map design
  • - Medyńska-Gulij B., Cybulski P., Wielebski Ł., Lorek D., Horbiński T., Statistical maps for comparative visualization of landscape changes for industrial centers from different countries
  • Poznań - 13-14.04.2018, State of the Map
  • Oral presentation: Geometric accuracy of OSM data compared to BDOT10k

  • Wrocław - 19-20.09.2017, XL National Cartographic Conference
  • Oral presentation: Animated maps on the Internet - design theory and dominant practice

  • Waszyngton - 02.07.2017, 28th International Cartographic Conference
  • Oral presentation: Highlighting the spatio-temporal information on maps with dynamic variables

  • Poznań - 07.05.2016, Spring in geodesy and cartography
  • Oral presentation: Measurements of deformations of the CO bridge crossing the Warta

  • Wiedeń - 10-12.11.2015, ICA European Symposium on Cartography
  • Oral presentation: Visual Suggestiveness and Change Blindness in Dynamic Cartographic Visualizations

  • Lublin - 17-21.06.2015, Polish Geographers Congress
  • Oral presentation: Challenges and possibilities of cartographic visualization - research projects at the Department of Cartography and Geomatics

  • Toruń - 23-24.10.2014, XXXVII National Cartographic Conference
  • Oral presentation: Visualization of spatial data dynamics using "rotation" of point symbols

  • Poznań - 25-26.10.2012, XXXV National Cartographic Conference
  • Oral presentation: Dynamic variables of cartographic animations in the presentation of unemployment in the Wielkopolska Region
  • 2013: 2-nd place in V National Master Thesis Competition in the field of Cartography and Geoinformation
Department of Cartography and Geomatics - 2020