Advances in Geoinformatics: Viii Brazilian Symposium On Geoinformatics, Geoinfo 2006, Campos Do Jordao (sp), Brazil, November 1

byClodoveu Augusto DavisEditorAntonio M. V. Monteiro

Paperback | October 19, 2010

Advances in Geoinformatics: Viii Brazilian Symposium On Geoinformatics, Geoinfo 2006, Campos Do Jordao (sp), Brazil, November 1 by Clodoveu Augusto Davis
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The GeoInfo series of scientific conferences is an annual forum for exploring research, development and innovative applications in geographic information science and related areas. This book provides a privileged view of what is currently happening in the field of geoinformatics as well as a preview of what could be the hottest developments and research topics in the near future.

Title:Advances in Geoinformatics: Viii Brazilian Symposium On Geoinformatics, Geoinfo 2006, Campos Do Jor...Format:PaperbackProduct dimensions:315 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 inShipping dimensions:315 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 inPublished:October 19, 2010Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642092470

ISBN - 13:9783642092473

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Table of Contents

Computational Geometry and Visualization.- Consistent Handling of Linear Features in Polyline Simplification.- Cartographical Data Treatment Analysis for Real Time Three-Dimensional Terrain Visualization.- A More Efficient Method for Map Overlay in Terralib.- Spatial Databases.- Exploiting Type and Space in a Main Memory Query Engine.- Approximate Query Processing in Spatial Databases Using Raster Signatures.- A Rule-Based Optimizer for Spatial Join Algorithms.- Spatial Query Broker in a Grid Environment.- TerraHS: Integration of Functional Programming and Spatial Databases for GIS Application Development.- Spatial Ontologies and Interoperability.- An Algorithm and Implementation for GeoOntologies Alignment.- Querying a Geographic Database using an Ontology-Based Methodology.- A Method for Defining Semantic Similarities between GML Schemas.- Interoperability among Heterogeneous Geographic Objects.- Distributed GIS / GIS and the Internet.- Web Service for Cooperation in Biodiversity Modeling.- Evaluation of OGC Web Services for Local Spatial Data Infrastructures and for the Development of Clients for Geographic Information Systems.- Towards Gazetteer Integration through an Instance-based Thesauri Mapping Approach.- WS-GIS: Towards a SOA-Based SDI Federation.- Geostatistics, Spatial Statistics and Spatial Analysis.- Electricity Consumption as a Predictor of Household Income: a Spatial Statistics Approach.- Shiryaev-Roberts Method to Detect Space-Time Emerging Clusters.- Testing association between origin-destination spatial locations.- Applications.- GIS Development for Energy Distribution Network Restoration with an Integrated Interface.

Editorial Reviews

From the reviews: "Advances in Geoinformatics benefits not only professionals in geoinformatics but also those who are interested in new research works and ideas in the geospatial information science community in its broadest sense. . The book editors . have provided a well-organized set of individual papers to grasp recent developments and efforts in the field of geoinformatics. . it would be enjoyable read for those who are interested in computational science and software engineering aspects of geospatial information science and the latest innovative approaches to them." (Dong Han Kim, Applied Spatial Analysis and Policy, Vol. 2 (3), October, 2009)