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Encyclopedia of GIS

Author: Shashi Shekhar; Hui Xiong; Xun Zhou
Publisher: Cham Springer International Publishing 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Second editionView all editions and formats

New In This Edition: This second edition of the Encyclopedia of GIS includes 30% to 50% new content.


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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shashi Shekhar; Hui Xiong; Xun Zhou
ISBN: 9783319178851 3319178857
OCLC Number: 1002891121
Description: 1 Online-Ressource
Contents: Basic Concepts.- Basic Storage and Retrieval Structure.- Cartography and Visualization.- Commercial GIS.- Commercial Spatial Databases.- Critical Evaluation of Standard Proposals.- Data Exchange and Interoperability.- Digital Road Map.- Emergency Evacuations.- Evacuation Planning and Operations.- GeoSensor Networks.- Geospatial Semantic Web.- GIS in Business Intelligence.- Routing.- GIS Issues and Applications.- Indoor Positioning.- Information Collection Using Sensor Network.- Open Source GIS Software.- Photogrammetry.- Representation of Inexact Spatial Information.- Road Network Databases.- Security and Privacy in Geospatial Information Systems.- Spatial Analysis.- Spatial Aspects of Bioinformatics.- Spatial Aspects of Distributed Computing.- Spatial Aspects of Mobile Computing.- Spatial Association Discovery.- Spatial Colocation Rule Mining.- Spatial Constraint Databases.- Spatial Data Warehousing and Decision Support.- Spatial Database Modeling for Applications.- Spatial Indexing.- Spatial Outlier Detection.- Spatial Prediction.- Spatial Thinking.- Spatial Time Series.- Spatial Uncertainty and Imprecision.- Spatio-Temporal Data Modeling.- Spatio-Temporal Databases.- Statistical Modeling for Spatial Data.- Tesselation Data Models.- Use of Spatial Data for Simulation.- Qualitative Volunteered Data and Next-Generation Sensor Measurement.- Spatio-Temporal Prediction.- Synthesizing Multiple Viewpoints of Past, Present, and Future.- Spatial and Spatio-Temporal Computing Standards.- Spatial Computing Infrastructure.- Augmented Reality.- Collection, Fusion, and Curation of Sensing Data.- Computational issues for Spatial Big Data.- Spatial Cognitive Assistance.- Spatial Computing for Human-Human Interaction/Collaboration.- Context-aware Spatial Computing.- Improving Spatial Abilities and Skills Developing Spatial Abilities and Talent in US Students?- Ubiquitous Computing.- Persistent Sensing and Monitoring.- Trustworthy Localization and Transportation Systems.- Understanding Geo-Privacy Concerns.
Responsibility: edited by Shashi Shekhar, Hui Xiong, Xun Zhou.


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