© 2012

Geographic Information Science

7th International Conference, GIScience 2012, Columbus, OH, USA, September 18-21, 2012. Proceedings

  • Ningchuan Xiao
  • Mei-Po Kwan
  • Michael F. Goodchild
  • Shashi Shekhar
Conference proceedings GIScience 2012

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7478)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Amin Abdalla, Andrew U. Frank
    Pages 1-14
  3. Chris Anderson-Tarver, Mike Gleason, Barbara Buttenfield, Larry Stanislawski
    Pages 15-28
  4. Kevin Buchin, Bettina Speckmann, Sander Verdonschot
    Pages 29-42
  5. Maike Buchin, Somayeh Dodge, Bettina Speckmann
    Pages 43-56
  6. Yao-Yi Chiang, Craig A. Knoblock
    Pages 57-71
  7. Matthew P. Dube, Max J. Egenhofer
    Pages 72-86
  8. Julien Gaffuri
    Pages 87-101
  9. Carsten Keßler, Krzysztof Janowicz, Tomi Kauppinen
    Pages 102-115
  10. Silvia Nittel, Christopher Dorr, John C. Whittier
    Pages 146-159
  11. Thiago Luís Lopes Siqueira, Cristina Dutra de Aguiar Ciferri, Valéria Cesário Times, Ricardo Rodrigues Ciferri
    Pages 173-186
  12. Jan Oliver Wallgrün, Jinlong Yang, Alexander Klippel, Frank Dylla
    Pages 212-225
  13. Lisa A. Walton, Michael Worboys
    Pages 226-240

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Geographic Information Science, GIScience 2012, held in Columbus, OH, USA in September 2012. The 26 full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 57 submissions. While the traditional research topics are well reflected in the papers, emerging topics that involve new research hot-spots such as cyber infrastructure, big data, web-based computing also occupy a significant portion of the volume.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Ningchuan Xiao
    • 1
  • Mei-Po Kwan
    • 2
  • Michael F. Goodchild
    • 3
  • Shashi Shekhar
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of GeographyOhio State UniversityColumbusUSA
  2. 2.Department of GeographyUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUrbanaUSA
  3. 3.Department of GeographyUniversity of CaliforniaSanta BarbaraUSA
  4. 4.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of MinnesotaMinneapolisUSA

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