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GIS Infomobility for Travellers

  • Francesco Castelluccio
  • Gabriele D’Orso
  • Marco Migliore
  • Andrea Scianna
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9788)

Abstract

Geographical Information Systems (GIS) are essential systems to support decisions on territorial and environmental aspects. But they not always have been properly used for this purpose. Only in recent years GIS have been getting better used for the planning, management and control of the territory. The application of GIS to the transport sector has become relevant both for management and decision-making in support of Public Administration (PA) and citizens. GIS are particularly useful for roads and routing graphs management capabilities as well as for searching the most suitable path. The results achieved in this research activity aimed to evaluate different road graphs, proprietary and free ones, in order to compare calculated distances and travel times.

Keywords

Webgis Infomobility Travel time Road graph Routing application 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Francesco Castelluccio
    • 1
  • Gabriele D’Orso
    • 1
  • Marco Migliore
    • 1
  • Andrea Scianna
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Civil Environmental Aeronautics and Materials EngineeringUniversity of Palermo, Transport Research GroupPalermoItaly
  2. 2.ICAR-CNR, c/o GISLAB at Department of ArchitectureUniversity of PalermoPalermoItaly

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