Advances in Spatial Data Handling and GIS

14th International Symposium on Spatial Data Handling

  • Anthony G.O. Yeh
  • Wenzhong Shi
  • Yee Leung
  • Chenghu Zhou
Conference proceedings

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-25926-5

Part of the Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography book series (LNGC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Modeling Space and Time

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Spatial Analysis and Mining

  4. Generalization and Indexing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
  5. Generalization and indexing

  6. Pattern Recognition and Object Extraction

  7. Location-Based Service

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 167-167

About these proceedings

Introduction

This book provides a cross-section of cutting-edge research areas being pursued by researchers in spatial data handling and geographic information science (GIS). It presents selected papers on the advancement of spatial data handling and GIS in digital cartography, geospatial data integration, geospatial database and data infrastructures, geospatial data modeling, GIS for sustainable development, the interoperability of heterogeneous spatial data systems, location-based services, spatial knowledge discovery and data mining, spatial decision support systems, spatial data structures and algorithms, spatial statistics, spatial data quality and uncertainty, the visualization of spatial data, and web and wireless applications in GIS.

Keywords

GIS Geoinformatics Spatial Analysis Spatial Data Handling

Editors and affiliations

  • Anthony G.O. Yeh
    • 1
  • Wenzhong Shi
    • 2
  • Yee Leung
    • 3
  • Chenghu Zhou
    • 4
  1. 1., Centre of Urban Studies and PlanningUniversity of Hong KongHong Kong SARChina, People's Republic
  2. 2.Hung Hom, Dept. of Land Surveying andThe Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHong Kong SARChina, People's Republic
  3. 3., Dept. of GeographyThe Chinese University of Hong KongHong Kong SARChina, People's Republic
  4. 4., Institute of Geographical SciencesChinese Academy of SciencesBejingChina, People's Republic

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-25925-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-25926-5
  • Series Print ISSN 1863-2246
  • Series Online ISSN 1863-2351