Combining Spatial and Lattice-Based Information Landscapes

  • Jon Ducrou
  • Peter Eklund
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3403)


In this paper we report on practical information visualization aspects of Conceptual Knowledge Processing (CKP), realizing and illustrating Wille’s “conceptual landscapes” in the context of developing a conceptual information system to determine surfing conditions on the South Coast of New South Wales, Australia. This novel application illustrates some (if not all) of Wille’s CKP tasks: exploring, searching, recognizing, identifying, analyzing, investigating, deciding, restructuring and memorizing (all but improving). It does this by concentrating on combining an information landscape with maps of the physical world.


Formal Concept Concept Lattice Formal Context Formal Concept Analysis Query Processor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jon Ducrou
    • 1
  • Peter Eklund
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Information Technology and Computer ScienceThe University of WollongongWollongongAustralia

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