Web and Wireless Geographical Information Systems

8th International Symposium, W2GIS 2008, Shanghai, China, December 11-12, 2008. Proceedings

  • Michela Bertolotto
  • Cyril Ray
  • Xiang Li
Conference proceedings W2GIS 2008

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5373)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Ki-Joune Li
    Pages 1-3
  3. Christine Plumejeaud, Jean-Marc Vincent, Claude Grasland, Sandro Bimonte, Hélène Mathian, Serge Guelton et al.
    Pages 4-16
  4. Haosheng Huang, Yan Li, Georg Gartner
    Pages 17-26
  5. Weiguo Han, Liping Di, Peisheng Zhao, Yaxing Wei, Xiaoyan Li
    Pages 27-36
  6. Alina-Dia Miron, Jérôme Gensel, Marlène Villanova-Oliver
    Pages 37-49
  7. Chao-Yang Fang, Hui Lin, Qing Xu, Dan-Ling Tang, Wong-Chiu Anthony Wang, Jun-Xian Zhang et al.
    Pages 63-74
  8. Susana Ladra, Miguel R. Luaces, Oscar Pedreira, Diego Seco
    Pages 75-85
  9. Shaoqing Shen, Xiao Cheng, Peng Gong
    Pages 86-95
  10. Mathieu Petit, Christophe Claramunt, Cyril Ray, Gaëlle Calvary
    Pages 96-106
  11. Stephan Winter, Yunhui Wu
    Pages 107-123
  12. Taro Tezuka, Hiroyuki Kondo, Katsumi Tanaka
    Pages 124-139
  13. Martin Redoutey, Eric Scotti, Christian Jensen, Cyril Ray, Christophe Claramunt
    Pages 140-151
  14. Vincenzo Del Fatto, Luca Paolino, Monica Sebillo, Giuliana Vitiello, Genoveffa Tortora
    Pages 152-163
  15. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Web and Wirelsss Geographical Information Systems, W2GIS 2008, held in Shanghai, China, in December 2008. The 14 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 38 submissions.

The papers span a wide area including but not limited to Conceptual and logical models, Data management and retrieval, Geographical search engines, Web services, Query languages and interfaces, 2D and 3D information visualization, Exploratory cartography and interfaces, Data mining, Security and usability, Location-based services, Peer-to-peer computing, Cyber-geography, Semantic geo-spatial web, Mobile & Wireless GIS, Telematics and GIS Applications, Ubiquitous GIS, Personalization and adaptation as well as Wayfinding and navigation.


Cartography GIS GeOnAS Geoinformationssysteme embedded computing geospatial web information visualization natural language remote sensing sensor networks sensor web visualization wps standard

Editors and affiliations

  • Michela Bertolotto
    • 1
  • Cyril Ray
    • 2
  • Xiang Li
    • 3
  1. 1.University College DublinIreland
  2. 2.Naval Academy Research InstituteBrest NavalFrance
  3. 3.Department of GeographyEast China Normal UniversityShanghaiChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-89902-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-89903-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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