© 2013

Spatial Information Theory

11th International Conference, COSIT 2013, Scarborough, UK, September 2-6, 2013. Proceedings

  • Thora Tenbrink
  • John Stell
  • Antony Galton
  • Zena Wood
Conference proceedings COSIT 2013

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8116)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Spatial Change

    1. Christian Kray, Holger Fritze, Thore Fechner, Angela Schwering, Rui Li, Vanessa Joy Anacta
      Pages 14-32
  3. Wayfinding and Assistance

  4. Representing Spatial Data

    1. Johannes Trame, Carsten Keßler, Werner Kuhn
      Pages 205-223
    2. Anastasia Petrenko, Scott Bell, Kevin Stanley, Winchel Qian, Anton Sizo, Dylan Knowles
      Pages 224-242
    3. Alexis Comber, Chris Brunsdon, Linda See, Steffen Fritz, Ian McCallum
      Pages 243-260
  5. Handling Language Data

    1. Curdin Derungs, Flurina Wartmann, Ross S. Purves, David M. Mark
      Pages 261-278
    2. Kristin Stock, Robert C. Pasley, Zoe Gardner, Paul Brindley, Jeremy Morley, Claudia Cialone
      Pages 279-298
  6. Spatial Language and Computation

    1. Maria Vasardani, Sabine Timpf, Stephan Winter, Martin Tomko
      Pages 299-319
    2. Lamia Belouaer, David Brosset, Christophe Claramunt
      Pages 338-357

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Spatial Information Theory, COSIT 2013, held in Scarborough, UK, in September 2013. The 28 papers presented in this book were carefully reviewed and selected from 62 full paper submissions. The following topics are addressed: spatial change, wayfinding and assistance, representing spatial data, handling language data, spatial language and computation, spatial ontology, spatial reasoning and representation.


crowdsourcing geospatial data knowledge management knowledge representation topology

Editors and affiliations

  • Thora Tenbrink
    • 1
  • John Stell
    • 2
  • Antony Galton
    • 3
  • Zena Wood
    • 3
  1. 1.School of Linguistics & English LanguageBangor UniversityBangorUK
  2. 2.School of ComputingUniversity of LeedsLeedsUK
  3. 3.College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical SciencesUniversity of ExeterExeterUK

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Spatial Information Theory
  • Book Subtitle 11th International Conference, COSIT 2013, Scarborough, UK, September 2-6, 2013. Proceedings
  • Editors Thora Tenbrink
    John Stell
    Anthony Galton
    Zena Wood
  • Series Title Lecture Notes in Computer Science
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-01789-1
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-01790-7
  • Series ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series E-ISSN 1611-3349
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIV, 538
  • Number of Illustrations 182 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Database Management
    Geographical Information Systems/Cartography
    Artificial Intelligence
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