Geography: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces book cover

    Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces

    1st Edition

    Edited by Qihao Weng

    Remote sensing of impervious surfaces has matured using advances in geospatial technology so recent that its applications have received only sporadic coverage in remote sensing literature. Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces is the first to focus entirely on this developing field. It provides…

    Hardback – 2007-10-03
    CRC Press
    Remote Sensing Applications Series

  • Advances in Mobile Mapping Technology book cover

    Advances in Mobile Mapping Technology

    1st Edition

    Edited by C. Vincent Tao, Jonathan Li

    The growing market penetration of Internet mapping, satellite imaging and personal navigation has opened up great research and business opportunities to geospatial communities. Multi-platform and multi-sensor integrated mapping technology has clearly established a trend towards fast geospatial data…

    Hardback – 2007-02-08
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • The Visual Language of Spatial Planning: Exploring Cartographic Representations for Spatial Planning in Europe book cover

    The Visual Language of Spatial Planning

    Exploring Cartographic Representations for Spatial Planning in Europe, 1st Edition

    By Stefanie Dühr

    At a time when strategic spatial planning is undergoing a renaissance in Europe, The Visual Language of Spatial Planning makes a unique contribution to this rapidly growing area of teaching and research. Discussing the relevant theoretical perspectives on policy-making and planning, combined with…

    Paperback – 2006-12-14
    Routledge
    RTPI Library Series

  • Algorithmic Foundation of Multi-Scale Spatial Representation book cover

    Algorithmic Foundation of Multi-Scale Spatial Representation

    1st Edition

    By Zhilin Li

    With the widespread use of GIS, multi-scale representation has become an important issue in the realm of spatial data handling. However, no book to date has systematically tackled the different aspects of this discipline. Emphasizing map generalization, Algorithmic Foundation of Multi-Scale Spatial…

    Hardback – 2006-10-04
    CRC Press

  • 3D Cadastre in an International Context: Legal, Organizational, and Technological Aspects book cover

    3D Cadastre in an International Context

    Legal, Organizational, and Technological Aspects, 1st Edition

    By Jantien E. Stoter, Peter van Oosterom

    The increase in private property value, growth of underground and multilevel development, and the emergence of 3D technologies in planning and GIS drives the need to record 3D situations in cadastral registration. 3D Cadastre in an International Context: Legal, Organizational, and Technological…

    Hardback – 2006-02-28
    CRC Press

  • Learning and Teaching with Maps book cover

    Learning and Teaching with Maps

    1st Edition

    By Patrick Wiegand

    A comprehensive and authoritative account of how primary school children and teachers can use maps to enhance learning and deepen understanding of this essential skill. It includes all aspects of map use, such as reading and interpreting maps and using maps to find the way, covering…

    Paperback – 2006-01-26
    Routledge

  • GIS for Sustainable Development book cover

    GIS for Sustainable Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Campagna

    GIS for Sustainable Development examines how GIS applications can improve collaboration in decision making among those involved in promoting sustainable development. This volume reviews leading GIScience, providing an overview of research topics and applications that enable GIS newcomers and…

    Hardback – 2005-08-29
    CRC Press

  • Next Generation Geospatial Information: From Digital Image Analysis to Spatiotemporal Databases book cover

    Next Generation Geospatial Information

    From Digital Image Analysis to Spatiotemporal Databases, 1st Edition

    By Peggy Agouris, Arie Croituru

    With the turn of the century our ability to collect and store geospatial information has increased considerably. This has resulted in ever-increasing amounts of heterogeneous geospatial data, an issue that poses new challenges and opportunities. As these rich sources of data are made available,…

    Hardback – 2005-08-11
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • GIS Applications for Water, Wastewater, and Stormwater Systems book cover

    GIS Applications for Water, Wastewater, and Stormwater Systems

    1st Edition

    By U.M. Shamsi

    Professionals involved in the planning, design, operation, and construction of water, wastewater, and stormwater systems need to understand the productivity-enhancing applications of GIS. Inspired by an ASCE-sponsored continuing education course taught by the author, GIS Applications for Water,…

    Hardback – 2005-01-27
    CRC Press

  • GeoDynamics book cover

    GeoDynamics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Atkinson, Giles M. Foody, Steven E. Darby, Fulong Wu

    While remote sensing gives a surface depiction of the world, its recent convergence with GIS enables richer depictions that can be used to simulate physical processes, identify trends, and make more accurate predictions. GeoDynamics is based on specialized lectures from an international field of…

    Hardback – 2004-12-16
    CRC Press

  • Digital Terrain Modeling: Principles and Methodology book cover

    Digital Terrain Modeling

    Principles and Methodology, 1st Edition

    By Zhilin Li, Christopher Zhu, Chris Gold

    Written by experts, Digital Terrain Modeling: Principles and Methodology provides comprehensive coverage of recent developments in the field. The topics include terrain analysis, sampling strategy, acquisition methodology, surface modeling principles, triangulation algorithms, interpolation…

    Hardback – 2004-11-29
    CRC Press

  • Identification and Mitigation of Large Landslide Risks in Europe: Advances in Risk Assessment book cover

    Identification and Mitigation of Large Landslide Risks in Europe

    Advances in Risk Assessment, 1st Edition

    By C. Bonnard, F. Forlati, C. Scavia

    Large landslides affect many mountain valleys in Europe. They are characterised by a low probability of evolution into a catastrophic event but can have very large impacts on population, infrastructures and the environment. This impact is becoming more and more pronounced due to increasing tourism…

    Hardback – 2004-09-15
    CRC Press

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