Geography: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Wireless Sensor Networks: Deployment Strategies for Outdoor Monitoring book cover

    Wireless Sensor Networks

    Deployment Strategies for Outdoor Monitoring

    By Fadi Al-Turjman

    Wireless Sensor Networks overcome the difficulties of other monitoring systems. However, they require further efficiencies for Outdoor Environment Monitoring (OEM) applications due to their harsh operational conditions, huge targeted areas, limited energy budget, and required 3D setups. A…

    Hardback – 2018-01-29 
    CRC Press

  • Broadband Telecommunications and Regional Development book cover

    Broadband Telecommunications and Regional Development

    By Tony H. Grubesic, Elizabeth A. Mack

    Broadband is one of the most transformative technologies of the 21st century, yet our understanding of its regional impacts remains somewhat rudimentary. Not only are issues of broadband pricing and speed relevant in this context, but the overall quality of service for broadband can often dictate…

    Paperback – 2017-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • The Routledge Companion to Spatial History book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Spatial History

    Edited by Ian Gregory, Don DeBats, Don Lafreniere

    The Routledge Companion to Spatial History explores the full range of ways in which GIS can be used to study the past, considering key questions such as what types of new knowledge can be developed solely as a consequence of using GIS and how effective GIS can be for different types of research.…

    Hardback – 2017-12-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • Topographic Laser Ranging and Scanning: Principles and Processing, Second Edition book cover

    Topographic Laser Ranging and Scanning

    Principles and Processing, Second Edition

    Edited by Jie Shan, Charles K. Toth

    This book provides a comprehensive discussion of topographic LiDAR principles, systems, data acquisition, and data processing techniques. Ranging and scanning fundamentals, and broad, contemporary analysis of airborne LiDAR systems, as well as those situated on land and in space are covered. Also…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05 
    CRC Press

  • Cartographic abstraction in contemporary art: seeing with maps book cover

    Cartographic abstraction in contemporary art

    seeing with maps

    By Claire Reddleman

    In this book, Claire Reddleman introduces her theoretical innovation "cartographic abstraction"—a material modality of thought and experience that is produced through cartographic techniques of depiction. Reddleman closely engages with selected artworks (by contemporary artists such as Joyce…

    Hardback – 2017-12-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • GlobalSoilMap - Digital Soil Mapping from Country to Globe: Proceedings of the Global Soil Map 2017 Conference, July 4-6, 2017, Moscow, Russia book cover

    GlobalSoilMap - Digital Soil Mapping from Country to Globe

    Proceedings of the Global Soil Map 2017 Conference, July 4-6, 2017, Moscow, Russia

    Edited by Dominique Arrouays, Igor Savin, Johan Leenaars, Alex B. McBratney

    GlobalSoilMap: Digital Soil Mapping from Country to Globe contains contributions that were presented at the 2nd GlobalSoilMap conference, held 4-6 July 2017 in Moscow, Russian Federation. These contributions demonstrate new developments in the GlobalSoilMap project and digital soil mapping…

    Hardback – 2017-11-29 
    CRC Press

  • Real Estate Analysis in the Information Age: Techniques for Big Data and Statistical Modeling book cover

    Real Estate Analysis in the Information Age

    Techniques for Big Data and Statistical Modeling

    By Kimberly Winson-Geideman, Andy Krause, Clifford A. Lipscomb, Nick Evangelopoulos

    The creation, accumulation, and use of copious amounts of data are driving rapid change across a wide variety of industries and academic disciplines. This ‘Big Data’ phenomenon is the result of recent developments in computational technology and improved data gathering techniques that have led to…

    Paperback – 2017-11-21 
    Routledge

  • GEOValue: The Socioeconomic Value of Geospatial Information book cover

    GEOValue

    The Socioeconomic Value of Geospatial Information

    Edited by Jamie B. Kruse, Joep Crompvoets, Francoise Pearlman

    Quantifying the social and economic value that geospatial information contributes to modern society is a complex task. To construct reliable and consistent valuation measures requires an understanding of the sequence of processes that starts with data acquisition, and leads to decision-makers’…

    Hardback – 2017-11-15 
    CRC Press

  • Space and Spatial Cognition: A Multidisciplinary Perspective book cover

    Space and Spatial Cognition

    A Multidisciplinary Perspective

    By Michel Denis

    All living creatures inscribe their activity in space. Human beings acquire knowledge of this space by traversing it, listening to verbal descriptions, and looking at maps, atlases, and digital media. We memorize routes, compare distances mentally, and retrieve our starting place after a long…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge

  • Remote Sensing of Hydrometeorological Hazards book cover

    Remote Sensing of Hydrometeorological Hazards

    Edited by George P. Petropoulos, Tanvir Islam

    Extreme weather and climate change aggravate the frequency and magnitude of disasters. Facing atypical and more severe events, existing early warning and response systems become inadequate both in scale and scope. Earth Observation (EO) provides today information at global, regional and even basin…

    Hardback – 2017-11-08 
    CRC Press

  • Advances in Shipping Data Analysis and Modeling: Tracking and Mapping Maritime Flows in the Age of Big Data book cover

    Advances in Shipping Data Analysis and Modeling

    Tracking and Mapping Maritime Flows in the Age of Big Data

    Edited by César Ducruet

    Shipping flows – maritime ‘footprints’ – remain underexplored in the existing literature despite the crucial importance of freight transport for global trade and economic development. Additionally, decision-makers lack a comprehensive view on how shipping flows can be measured, analyzed, and mapped…

    Hardback – 2017-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Transport Analysis

  • Satellite Altimetry Over Oceans and Land Surfaces book cover

    Satellite Altimetry Over Oceans and Land Surfaces

    Edited by Detlef Stammer, Anny Cazenave

    Satellite remote sensing, in particular by radar altimetry, is a crucial technique for observations of the ocean surface and of many aspects of land surfaces, and of paramount importance for climate and environmental studies. This book provides a state-of-the-art overview of the satellite altimetry…

    Hardback – 2017-11-03 
    CRC Press
    Earth Observation of Global Changes

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