GeoComputational Analysis and Modeling of Regional Systems

ISBN: 978-3-319-59509-2 (Print) 978-3-319-59511-5 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

  2. General

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-6

      GeoComputational Research on Regional Systems

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      Pages 7-21

      Code as Text: Open Source Lessons for Geospatial Research and Education

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      Pages 23-35

      Considering Diversity in Spatial Decision Support Systems

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      Pages 37-54

      Parallel Computing for Geocomputational Modeling

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      Pages 55-74

      High-Performance GeoComputation with the Parallel Raster Processing Library

  3. Agent-based Systems and Microsimulations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-75

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      Pages 77-99

      ‘Can You Fix It?’ Using Variance-Based Sensitivity Analysis to Reduce the Input Space of an Agent-Based Model of Land Use Change

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      Pages 101-119

      Agent-Based Modeling of Large-Scale Land Acquisition and Rural Household Dynamics

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      Pages 121-141

      Spatial Agent-based Modeling to Explore Slum Formation Dynamics in Ahmedabad, India

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      Pages 143-165

      Incorporating Urban Spatial Structure in Agent-Based Urban Simulations

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      Pages 167-187

      The ILUTE Demographic Microsimulation Model for the Greater Toronto-Hamilton Area: Current Operational Status and Historical Validation

  4. Heuristics, Data Mining, & Machine Learning

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      Pages 191-213

      Machine Learning and Landslide Assessment in a GIS Environment

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      Pages 215-235

      Influence of DEM Uncertainty on the Individual-Based Modeling of Dispersal Behavior: A Simple Experiment

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      Pages 237-256

      A Semi-Automated Software Framework Using GEOBIA and GIS for Delineating Oil and Well Pad Footprints in Alberta, Canada

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      Pages 257-275

      Modeling Urban Land-Use Suitability with Soft Computing: The GIS-LSP Method

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      Pages 277-303

      An Algorithmic Approach for Simulating Realistic Irregular Lattices

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      Pages 305-324

      A Robust Heuristic Approach for Regionalization Problems

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      Pages 325-353

      iGLASS: An Open Source SDSS for Public School Location-Allocation

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      Pages 355-372

      A Space-Time Approach to Reducing Child Pedestrian Exposure to Motor-Vehicle Commuter Traffic

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      Pages 373-394

      Decomposing and Interpreting Spatial Effects in Spatio-Temporal Analysis: Evidences for Spatial Data Pooled Over Time

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      Pages 395-410

      An Open Source Spatiotemporal Model for Simulating Obesity Prevalence