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Encyclopedia of GIS

Author: Shashi Shekhar; Hui Xiong
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Encyclopedia of GIS provides a comprehensive and authoritative guide, contributed by experts and peer-reviewed for accuracy, and alphabetically arranged for convenient access. The reference will  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Encyclopédies
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Shashi Shekhar; Hui Xiong
ISBN: 9780387359755 0387359753 9780387308586 038730858X
OCLC Number: 173498945
Description: xxxix, 1370 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
Contents: 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
Other Titles: Encyclopedia of geographic information systems
Responsibility: Shashi Shekhar, Hui Xiong (eds.).
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