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Author Brazilian Symposium on GeoInformatics (8th : 2006 : Campos do Jordão, Brazil)

Title Advances in geoinformatics : VIII Brazilian Symposium on GeoInformatics, GEOINFO 2006, Campos do Jordão (SP), Brazil, November 19-22, 2006 / Clodoveu Augusto Davis, Jr., Antônio Miguel Vieira Monteiro (eds.)
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 315 pages) : illustrations, maps
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
Summary 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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Geographic information systems -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Davis, Clodoveu Augusto
Monteiro, Antonio Miguel Vieira.
LC no. 2007931902
ISBN 3540734139 (hbk.)
9783540734130 (hbk.)
Other Titles GEOINFO 2006