Geographic Information Systems Products

  • Watershed Hydrology, Management and Modeling

    1st Edition

    Edited by Abrar Yousuf, Manmohanjit Singh

    The book provides a comprehensive insight into watersheds and modeling of the hydrological processes in the watersheds. It covers the concepts of watershed hydrology and watershed management in depth. The basic types, of soil erosion and its measurement and estimation of runoff and soil loss from…

    Hardback – 2019-11-11
    CRC Press

  • GIS and the Social Sciences

    Theory and Applications, 1st Edition

    By Dimitris Ballas, Graham Clarke, Rachel S. Franklin, Andy Newing

    GIS and the Social Sciences offers a uniquely social science approach on the theory and application of GIS with a range of modern examples. It explores how human geography can engage with a variety of important policy issues through linking together GIS and spatial analysis, and demonstrates the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12

  • GIS for Environmental Applications

    A practical approach, 1st Edition

    By Xuan Zhu

    GIS for Environmental Applications provides a practical introduction to the principles, methods, techniques and tools in GIS for spatial data management, analysis, modelling and visualisation, and their applications in environmental problem solving and decision making. It covers the fundamental…

    Paperback – 2016-06-07

  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Disaster Management

    1st Edition

    By Brian Tomaszewski

    Geographic Information Systems (GIS) provide essential disaster management decision support and analytical capabilities. As such, homeland security professionals would greatly benefit from an interdisciplinary understanding of GIS and how GIS relates to disaster management, policy, and practice.…

    Hardback – 2014-12-19

  • GeoComputation

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Robert J. Abrahart, Linda M. See

    A revision of Openshaw and Abrahart’s seminal work, GeoComputation, Second Edition retains influences of its originators while also providing updated, state-of-the-art information on changes in the computational environment. In keeping with the field’s development, this new edition takes a broader…

    Hardback – 2014-06-23
    CRC Press

  • Advanced Location-Based Technologies and Services

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hassan A. Karimi

    Due to the rapid increase in the number of mobile device users worldwide, location-based services (LBSs) have become pervasive, and the demand for them will continue to grow. Exploring recent changes in the technology and its uses, Advanced Location-Based Technologies and Services takes an in-depth…

    Hardback – 2013-05-24
    CRC Press

  • Noise Mapping in the EU

    Models and Procedures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gaetano Licitra

    Noise mapping is the first tool to effectively assess noise exposure, communicating information to citizens, and defining effective action plans for protecting citizens from high noise levels and preserving quiet areas in urban European Community environments. Indeed, strategic noise maps are now…

    Hardback – 2012-09-06
    CRC Press

  • 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

  • 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

  • Spatial Data Quality

    From Process to Decisions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rodolphe Devillers, Helen Goodchild

    Producing maps that depict the real world accurately has been a major concern of cartographers for centuries. This is especially true today as escalating access to geospatial data and the subsequent increase in user-generated content provided by Web 2.0 have significantly altered the typical…

    Hardback – 2009-06-23
    CRC Press

  • Geographic Information Systems in Water Resources Engineering

    1st Edition

    By Lynn E. Johnson

    State-of-the-art GIS spatial data management and analysis tools are revolutionizing the field of water resource engineering. Familiarity with these technologies is now a prerequisite for success in engineers’ and planners’ efforts to create a reliable infrastructure. GIS in Water Resource…

    Hardback – 2008-12-17
    CRC Press

  • Modelling Urban Development with Geographical Information Systems and Cellular Automata

    1st Edition

    By Yan Liu

    Urban development and migration from rural to urban areas are impacting prime agricultural land and natural landscapes, particularly in the less developed countries. These phenomena will persist and require serious study by those monitoring global environmental change. To address this need, various…

    Hardback – 2008-12-10
    CRC Press

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