Geography: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Virtual Reality in Geography book cover

    Virtual Reality in Geography

    1st Edition

    By Peter Fisher, David Unwin

    The ideas and techniques of virtual reality are now being made available for the creation of artificial or virtual geographies (a virtual geography refers to the creation of artificial geographies for use in research and teaching, using ideas and techniques from the field of virtual reality (VR)).…

    Paperback – 2019-09-16
    CRC Press

  • Remotely-Sensed Cities book cover

    Remotely-Sensed Cities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Victor Mesev

    New urban applications are emerging for remote sensing, in particular with the use of high-resolution data for measuring, monitoring and analysis. This comes through the use of high spatial resolution imaging, such as for precision mapping of cities; new techniques for population mapping;…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    CRC Press

  • BIM and Urban Land Administration book cover

    BIM and Urban Land Administration

    1st Edition

    By Abbas Rajabifard, Behnam Atazadeh, Mohsen Kalantari

    Rapid urbanization has created an unprecedented pressure on the use of land in cities around the world, resulting in physical and legal complexities. This book explains the theoretical basis and practicality of connecting urban land administration practices with the 3D digital data environment of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-24
    CRC Press

  • Cartographic Abstraction in Contemporary Art: Seeing with Maps book cover

    Cartographic Abstraction in Contemporary Art

    Seeing with Maps, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04
    Routledge

  • Working with Map Projections: A Guide to their Selection book cover

    Working with Map Projections

    A Guide to their Selection, 1st Edition

    By Fritz Kessler, Sarah Battersby

    A map projection fundamentally impacts the mapmaking process. Working with Map Projections: A Guide to Their Selection explains why, for any given map, there isn’t a single "best" map projection. Selecting a projection is a matter of understanding the compromises and consequences of showing a 3-D…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21
    CRC Press

  • Optical Remote Sensing of Ocean Hydrodynamics book cover

    Optical Remote Sensing of Ocean Hydrodynamics

    1st Edition

    By Victor Raizer

    Optical Remote Sensing is one of the main technologies used in sea surface monitoring. Optical Remote Sensing of Ocean Hydrodynamics investigates and demonstrates capabilities of optical remote sensing technology for enhanced observations and detection of ocean environments. It provides extensive…

    Hardback – 2019-03-15
    CRC Press

  • Model-based Geostatistics for Global Public Health: Methods and Applications book cover

    Model-based Geostatistics for Global Public Health

    Methods and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Peter J. Diggle, Emanuele Giorgi

    Model-based Geostatistics for Global Public Health: Methods and Applications provides an introductory account of model-based geostatistics, its implementation in open-source software and its application in public health research. In the public health problems that are the focus of this book, the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

  • The Virtual and the Real in Planning and Urban Design: Perspectives, Practices and Applications book cover

    The Virtual and the Real in Planning and Urban Design

    Perspectives, Practices and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claudia Yamu, Alenka Poplin, Oswald Devisch, Gert De Roo

    The Virtual and the Real in Planning and Urban Design: Perspectives, Practices and Applications explores the merging relationship between physical and virtual spaces in planning and urban design. Technological advances such as smart sensors, interactive screens, locative media and evolving…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Urban Expansion, Land Cover and Soil Ecosystem Services book cover

    Urban Expansion, Land Cover and Soil Ecosystem Services

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ciro Gardi

    More than half of the world population now lives in cities, and urban expansion continues as rural people move to cities. This results in the loss of land for other purposes, particularly soil for agriculture and drainage. This book presents a review of current knowledge of the extension and…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urban Ecology

  • Remote Sensing the Mekong book cover

    Remote Sensing the Mekong

    1st Edition

    Edited by Claudia Kuenzer, Patrick Leinenkugel, Stefan Dech

    The Mekong Basin in Southeast Asia is one of the largest international river basins in the world. Its abundant natural resources are shared by six riparian countries and provide the basis for the livelihoods of more than 75 million people. However, ongoing socio-economic growth and related…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • Advanced Spatial Modeling with Stochastic Partial Differential Equations Using R and INLA book cover

    Advanced Spatial Modeling with Stochastic Partial Differential Equations Using R and INLA

    1st Edition

    By Elias T. Krainski, Virgilio Gómez-Rubio, Haakon Bakka, Amanda Lenzi, Daniela Castro-Camilo, Daniel Simpson, Finn Lindgren, Håvard Rue

    Modeling spatial and spatio-temporal continuous processes is an important and challenging problem in spatial statistics. Advanced Spatial Modeling with Stochastic Partial Differential Equations Using R and INLA describes in detail the stochastic partial differential equations (SPDE) approach for…

    Hardback – 2018-12-19
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Geospatial Applications for Climate Adaptation Planning book cover

    Geospatial Applications for Climate Adaptation Planning

    1st Edition

    By Diana Mitsova, Ann-Margaret Esnard

    Climate adaptation is a timely yet complex topic that does not fit squarely into any one disciplinary realm. Geospatial Applications for Climate Adaptation Planning presents an overview of the range of strategies, tools, and techniques that must be used to assess myriad overlapping vulnerabilities…

    Hardback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge

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