E-books: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Land Tenure, Boundary Surveys, and Cadastral Systems book cover

    Land Tenure, Boundary Surveys, and Cadastral Systems

    1st Edition

    By George M. Cole, Donald A. Wilson

    Land is important to all aspects of human life and has a key role in the economic well-being of society therefore, land tenure, land ownership, and real property law is a critical part of any developed nation. Together, the processes of how land parcels are held; how they are defined, measured, and…

    eBook – 2016-08-05
    CRC Press

  • The Geography of Names: Indigenous to post-foundational book cover

    The Geography of Names

    Indigenous to post-foundational, 1st Edition

    By Gwilym Lucas Eades

    This book examines geographical names, place-names, and toponymy from philosophical and cultural evolutionary perspectives. Geographical name-tracking-networks (Geo-NTNs) are posited as tools for tracking names through time and across space, and for making sense of how names evolve both temporally…

    eBook – 2016-07-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • GIS for Environmental Applications: A practical approach book cover

    GIS for Environmental Applications

    A practical approach, 1st Edition

    By Xuan Zhu

    GIS for Environmental Applications provides a practical introduction to the principles, methods, techniques and tools in GIS for spatial data management, analysis, modelling and visualisation, and their applications in environmental problem solving and decision making. It covers the fundamental…

    eBook – 2016-05-26
    Routledge

  • Cartographies of Exile: A New Spatial Literacy book cover

    Cartographies of Exile

    A New Spatial Literacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Elizabeth Bishop

    This book proposes a fundamental relationship between exile and mapping. It seeks to understand the cartographic imperative inherent in the exilic condition, the exilic impulses fundamental to mapping, and the varied forms of description proper to both. The vital intimacy of the relationship…

    eBook – 2016-04-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Geomatics Engineering: A Practical Guide to Project Design book cover

    Geomatics Engineering

    A Practical Guide to Project Design, 1st Edition

    By Clement Ogaja

    Traditionally, land surveyors experience years of struggle as they encounter the complexities of project planning and design processes in the course of professional employment or practice. Giving beginners a leg up and working professionals added experience, Geomatics Engineering: A Practical Guide…

    eBook – 2016-04-19
    CRC Press

  • Mathematical Morphology in Geomorphology and GISci book cover

    Mathematical Morphology in Geomorphology and GISci

    1st Edition

    By Behara Seshadri Daya Sagar

    Mathematical Morphology in Geomorphology and GISci presents a multitude of mathematical morphological approaches for processing and analyzing digital images in quantitative geomorphology and geographic information science (GISci). Covering many interdisciplinary applications, the book explains how…

    eBook – 2016-04-19
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Geographic Information Systems in Water Resources Engineering book cover

    Geographic Information Systems in Water Resources Engineering

    1st Edition

    By Lynn E. Johnson

    State-of-the-art GIS spatial data management and analysis tools are revolutionizing the field of water resource engineering. Familiarity with these technologies is now a prerequisite for success in engineers' and planners' efforts to create a reliable infrastructure.GIS in Water Resource…

    eBook – 2016-04-19
    CRC Press

  • Linked Data: A Geographic Perspective book cover

    Linked Data

    A Geographic Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Glen Hart, Catherine Dolbear

    Geographic Information has an important role to play in linking and combining datasets through shared location, but the potential is still far from fully realized because the data is not well organized and the technology to aid this process has not been available. Developments in the Semantic Web…

    eBook – 2016-04-19
    CRC Press

  • GIS-based Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences book cover

    GIS-based Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences

    1st Edition

    Edited by Atsuyuki Okabe

    Studies in the humanities and the social sciences can be enhanced through the use of geographic information systems (GIS). However, this computer-aided method of analysis is worthless unless researchers can devote the time necessary to learn what it is, what it can do, and how to use it.Resulting…

    eBook – 2016-04-19
    CRC Press

  • Advanced Location-Based Technologies and Services book cover

    Advanced Location-Based Technologies and Services

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hassan A. Karimi

    Due to the rapid increase in the number of mobile device users worldwide, location-based services (LBSs) have become pervasive, and the demand for them will continue to grow. Exploring recent changes in the technology and its uses, Advanced Location-Based Technologies and Services takes an in-depth…

    eBook – 2016-04-19
    CRC Press

  • Fundamentals of Satellite Remote Sensing: An Environmental Approach, Second Edition book cover

    Fundamentals of Satellite Remote Sensing

    An Environmental Approach, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Emilio Chuvieco

    Fundamentals of Satellite Remote Sensing: An Environmental Approach, Second Edition is a definitive guide to remote sensing systems that focuses on satellite-based remote sensing tools and methods for space-based Earth observation (EO). It presents the advantages of using remote sensing data for…

    eBook – 2016-02-24
    CRC Press

  • Principles of Synthetic Aperture Radar Imaging: A System Simulation Approach book cover

    Principles of Synthetic Aperture Radar Imaging

    A System Simulation Approach, 1st Edition

    By Kun-Shan Chen

    Principles of Synthetic Aperture Radar Imaging: A System Simulation Approach demonstrates the use of image simulation for SAR. It covers the various applications of SAR (including feature extraction, target classification, and change detection), provides a complete understanding of SAR principles,…

    eBook – 2016-01-05
    CRC Press

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