Geography: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Digital Soil Assessments and Beyond: Proceedings of the 5th Global Workshop on Digital Soil Mapping 2012, Sydney, Australia book cover

    Digital Soil Assessments and Beyond

    Proceedings of the 5th Global Workshop on Digital Soil Mapping 2012, Sydney, Australia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Budiman Minasny, Brendan P. Malone, Alex B. McBratney

    Digital soil assessments and beyond contains papers presented at the 5th Global Workshop on Digital Soil Mapping, held 10-13 April 2012 at the University of Sydney, Australia. The contributions demonstrate the latest developments in digital soil mapping as a discipline with a special focus on the…

    Pack - Book & CD – 2012-07-24
    CRC Press

  • High Resolution Optical Satellite Imagery book cover

    High Resolution Optical Satellite Imagery

    1st Edition

    By Ian Dowman, Karsten Jacobsen, Gottfried Konecny, Rainer Sandau

    This is a comprehensive guide to the characteristics and use of high resolution optical images from satellite-borne sensors, concentrating on sensors designed for mapping. It considers in detail the SPOT series of satellites and sensors with a ground sample distance (GSD) of less than 15m,…

    Hardback – 2012-07-11
    Whittles Publishing

  • A Methodology for Processing Raw LIDAR Data to Support Urban Flood Modelling Framework: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis book cover

    A Methodology for Processing Raw LIDAR Data to Support Urban Flood Modelling Framework

    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis, 1st Edition

    By Ahmad Fikri Bin Abdullah

    The consequences of recent floods and flash floods in many parts of the world have been devastating. One way to improving flood management practice is to invest in data collection and modelling activities which enable an understanding of the functioning of a system and the selection of…

    Paperback – 2012-04-15
    CRC Press

  • Urban and Regional Data Management: UDMS Annual 2011 book cover

    Urban and Regional Data Management

    UDMS Annual 2011, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sisi Zlatanova, Hugo Ledoux, Elfriede M. Fendel, Massimo Rumor

    Human activities as well as various natural phenomena change the environment and impact on the quality of life. Analysis of those dynamics is required for a better understanding of urban modifications, and to facilitate urban growth and development. Research related to the management of urban data…

    Hardback – 2011-09-05
    CRC Press

  • Rethinking Maps: New Frontiers in Cartographic Theory book cover

    Rethinking Maps

    New Frontiers in Cartographic Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Dodge, Rob Kitchin, Chris Perkins

    Maps are changing. They have become important and fashionable once more. Rethinking Maps brings together leading researchers to explore how maps are being rethought, made and used, and what these changes mean for working cartographers, applied mapping research, and cartographic scholarship. It…

    Paperback – 2011-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Islamic Area Studies with Geographical Information Systems book cover

    Islamic Area Studies with Geographical Information Systems

    1st Edition

    Edited by Atsuyuki Okabe

    In this volume the contributors use Geographical Information Systems (GIS) to reassess both historic and contemporary Asian countries and traditionally Islamic areas. This highly illustrated and comprehensive work highlights how GIS can be applied to the social sciences. With its description of how…

    Paperback – 2011-02-28
    Routledge
    New Horizons in Islamic Studies

  • Local Models for Spatial Analysis book cover

    Local Models for Spatial Analysis

    2nd Edition

    By Christopher D. Lloyd

    Written in recognition of developments in spatial data analysis that focused on differences between places, the first edition of Local Models for Spatial Analysis broke new ground with its focus on local modelling methods. Reflecting the continued growth and increased interest in this area, the…

    Hardback – 2010-10-13
    CRC Press

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

    Geomatics Engineering

    A Practical Guide to Project Design, 1st Edition

    By Clement A. 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…

    Hardback – 2010-09-27
    CRC Press

  • GIS, Environmental Modeling and Engineering book cover

    GIS, Environmental Modeling and Engineering

    2nd Edition

    By Allan Brimicombe

    Spatial dimensions need to be properly captured if modeling and engineering techniques are to be successfully applied in addressing environmental problems. The links between the geographical information systems (GIS) that capture this data, simulation modeling, and engineering offer tremendous…

    Hardback – 2009-12-23
    CRC Press

  • Cartography: Visualization of Spatial Data book cover

    Cartography

    Visualization of Spatial Data, 3rd Edition

    By Menno-Jan Kraak, F.J. Ormeling

    This revised and updated edition integrates the latest in modern technology with traditional cartographic principles. While providing a solid conceptual foundation in cartographic methodology, the text also introduces the very latest advances that have greatly influenced cartographic techniques.…

    Paperback – 2009-11-19
    Routledge

  • Principles of Modeling Uncertainties in Spatial Data and Spatial Analyses book cover

    Principles of Modeling Uncertainties in Spatial Data and Spatial Analyses

    1st Edition

    By Wenzhong Shi

    When compared to classical sciences such as math, with roots in prehistory, and physics, with roots in antiquity, geographical information science (GISci) is the new kid on the block. Its theoretical foundations are therefore still developing and data quality and uncertainty modeling for spatial…

    Hardback – 2009-09-30
    CRC Press

  • Urban and Regional Data Management: UDMS 2009 Annual book cover

    Urban and Regional Data Management

    UDMS 2009 Annual, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alenka Krek, Massimo Rumor, Sisi Zlatanova, Elfriede M. Fendel

    Natural and human activities change the environment we are living in and consequently impact the quality of life. Analysing these dynamics leads to a better understanding of urban change and facilitates urban development. Research related to the management of urban data has a long tradition.…

    Hardback – 2009-06-02
    CRC Press

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