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The Resource Encyclopedia of GIS, Shashi Shekhar, Hui Xiong (eds.)

Encyclopedia of GIS, Shashi Shekhar, Hui Xiong (eds.)

Label
Encyclopedia of GIS
Title
Encyclopedia of GIS
Statement of responsibility
Shashi Shekhar, Hui Xiong (eds.)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Entries explain the key software, data sets, and processes used by geographers and computational scientists. Includes major overviews on topics, such as geoinformatics, spatial cognition, and location-based services. Shorter entries define specific terms and concepts, such as the global positioning system, digital elevation/terrain model, and remote sensing
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
910.285
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
G70.212
LC item number
.E534 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Shekhar, Shashi
  • Xiong, Hui
Series statement
Springer reference
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geographic information systems
  • Informatique
  • Geographic information systems
Label
Encyclopedia of GIS, Shashi Shekhar, Hui Xiong (eds.)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 1279-1353)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From the contents Preface -- Active Database Technology -- Computational Geometry -- Critical Evaluation of Standards Proposals -- Data Semantics and Models -- Geoinformatics -- Geoprivacy -- Geosecurity.-Geospatial Data Versioning -- Graphical Aspects -- Human Spatial Reasoning -- Image Databases -- Interoperability and Standards -- Languages for Metadata Management -- Management of Raster and Vector Data -- Middleware Architectures -- Practical Approaches from Computational Geometry -- Real-Time Spatio-Temporal Databases -- Spatial Aspects of Bioinformatics -- Spatial Aspects of Mobile Computing -- Spatial Cognition -- Spatial Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery -- Spatial Extensibility of O-R DBMSs -- Systems Architectures -- Technology Forecasting and Transfer -- Traffic Management System -- Uncertainty and Imprecision -- Virtual Reality and 3D -- Visual Query Languages -- Wireless Networks -- Index
Control code
233971247
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxix, 1,370 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387308586
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-0-387-35973-1
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-0-387-30858-6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)233971247
Label
Encyclopedia of GIS, Shashi Shekhar, Hui Xiong (eds.)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 1279-1353)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From the contents Preface -- Active Database Technology -- Computational Geometry -- Critical Evaluation of Standards Proposals -- Data Semantics and Models -- Geoinformatics -- Geoprivacy -- Geosecurity.-Geospatial Data Versioning -- Graphical Aspects -- Human Spatial Reasoning -- Image Databases -- Interoperability and Standards -- Languages for Metadata Management -- Management of Raster and Vector Data -- Middleware Architectures -- Practical Approaches from Computational Geometry -- Real-Time Spatio-Temporal Databases -- Spatial Aspects of Bioinformatics -- Spatial Aspects of Mobile Computing -- Spatial Cognition -- Spatial Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery -- Spatial Extensibility of O-R DBMSs -- Systems Architectures -- Technology Forecasting and Transfer -- Traffic Management System -- Uncertainty and Imprecision -- Virtual Reality and 3D -- Visual Query Languages -- Wireless Networks -- Index
Control code
233971247
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxix, 1,370 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780387308586
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-0-387-35973-1
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-0-387-30858-6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)233971247

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