GeoSpatial Semantics

Third International Conference, GeoS 2009, Mexico City, Mexico, December 3-4, 2009. Proceedings


ISBN: 978-3-642-10435-0 (Print) 978-3-642-10436-7 (Online)
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Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

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  2. Keynotes

    1. Book Chapter

      Pages 1-8

      Multi-cultural Aspects of Spatial Knowledge

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 9-25

      Towards Reasoning Pragmatics

  3. Foundations of Geo-semantics

    1. Book Chapter

      Pages 26-43

      A Functional Ontology of Observation and Measurement

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 44-62

      The Case for Grounding Databases

  4. Formal Representation of Geospatial Data

    1. Book Chapter

      Pages 63-82

      Towards a Semantic Representation of Raster Spatial Data

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 83-102

      Bottom-Up Gazetteers: Learning from the Implicit Semantics of Geotags

  5. Semantics-Based Information Retrieval and Recommender Systems

    1. Book Chapter

      Pages 103-121

      Ontology-Based Integration of Sensor Web Services in Disaster Management

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 122-139

      A Spatial User Similarity Measure for Geographic Recommender Systems

  6. Integration of Semantics into Spatial Query Processing

    1. Book Chapter

      Pages 140-158

      SPARQL Query Re-writing Using Partonomy Based Transformation Rules

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 159-174

      iRank: Ranking Geographical Information by Conceptual, Geographic and Topologic Similarity

  7. Geo-ontologies and Applications

    1. Book Chapter

      Pages 175-187

      Towards an Ontology for Reef Islands

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 188-203

      Narrative Geospatial Knowledge in Ethnographies: Representation and Reasoning

  8. Back Matter

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