Geography: Book Series

ISPRS Book Series

Series Editor:
  • Zhilin Li
    Dept. of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

The International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS) Book Series comprises significant scientific publications in photogrammetry and remote sensing, and related disciplines. Each volume in the series is prepared independently and focuses on a topical theme. Volumes are published on an occasional basis, according to the emergence of noteworthy scientific developments. The material included within each volume is peer-reviewed rigorously, ensuring strong scientific standards.

  • Laser Scanning

    An Emerging Technology in Structural Engineering, 1st Edition

    Edited by Belén Riveiro, Roderik Lindenbergh

    This book provides an overview on the evolution of laser scanning technology and its noticeable impact in the structural engineering domain. It provides an up-to-date synthesis of the state-of-the-art of the technology for the reverse engineering of built constructions, including terrestrial,…

    Hardback – 2019-11-08 
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • Planetary Remote Sensing and Mapping

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bo Wu, Kaichang Di, Jürgen Oberst, Irina Karachevtseva

    The early 21st century marks a new era in space exploration. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) of the United States, The European Space Agency (ESA), as well as space agencies of Japan, China, India, and other countries have sent their probes to the Moon, Mars, and other…

    Hardback – 2018-11-06
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • Advances in Spatio-Temporal Analysis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Xinming Tang, Yaolin Liu, Jixian Zhang, Wolfgang Kainz

    Developments in Geographic Information Technology have raised the expectations of users. A static map is no longer enough; there is now demand for a dynamic representation. Time is of great importance when operating on real world geographical phenomena, especially when these are dynamic. …

    Paperback – 2018-08-09
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • Advances in Web-based GIS, Mapping Services and Applications

    1st Edition

    Edited by Songnian Li, Suzana Dragicevic, Bert Veenendaal

    Advances in Web-based GIS, Mapping Services and Applications is published as part of ISPRS WG IV/5 effort, and aims at presenting (1) Recent technological advancements, e.g., new developments under Web 2.0, map mashups, neogeography and the like; (2) Balanced theoretical discussions and technical…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • Spatial Context

    An Introduction to Fundamental Computer Algorithms for Spatial Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Gold

    Many disciplines are concerned with manipulating geometric (or spatial) objects in the computer – such as geology, cartography, computer aided design (CAD), etc. – and each of these have developed their own data structures and techniques, often independently. Nevertheless, in many cases the object…

    Hardback – 2016-05-31
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • Environmental Tracking for Public Health Surveillance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stanley A. Morain, Amelia M. Budge

    Satellite imagery and data are widely used in public health surveillance to provide early warning of disease outbreaks and for averting pandemics. Convergence of these technologies began in the 1970s and has gained wide acceptance in the 21st Century. Environmental Tracking for Public Health…

    Hardback – 2012-09-25
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • Advances in Geo-Spatial Information Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wenzhong Shi, Michael Goodchild, Brian Lees, Yee Leung

    Advances in Geo-Spatial Information Science presents recent advances regarding fundamental issues of geo-spatial information science (space and time, spatial analysis, uncertainty modeling and geo-visualization), and new scientific and technological research initiatives for geo-spatial information…

    Hardback – 2012-06-12
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • Advances in Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences: 2008 ISPRS Congress Book

    1st Edition

    Edited by Zhilin Li, Jun Chen, Emmanuel Baltsavias

    Published on the occasion of the XXIst Congress of the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS) in Beiijng, China in 2008, Advances in Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences: 2008 ISPRS Congress Book is a compilation of 34 contributions from 62…

    Hardback – 2008-07-01
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • 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

  • 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

  • Post-Launch Calibration of Satellite Sensors

    Proceedings of the International Workshop on Radiometric and Geometric Calibration, December 2003, Mississippi, USA., 1st Edition

    By Stanley A. Morain, Amelia M. Budge

    Increasingly, in the field of earth observation imagery, there is a need for image quality to be assessable in traceable Standard International Units (SIU), and for the standardization of common mapping projections. These two needs, plus the increased usage of combinations of data and image types,…

    Hardback – 2004-07-15
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • Advances in Spatial Analysis and Decision Making

    Proceedings of the ISPRS Workshop on Spatial Analysis and Decision Making: Hong Kong, 3-5 December 2003, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zhilin Li, Q. Zhou, W. Kainz

    While traditional apsects of GIS have been growing rapidly in recent years, new developments have focused on the geographic information service and delivery, which will realise the benefits of spatial information to the community.  The analysis and application of spatial information for…

    Hardback – 2003-01-01
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series