Advanced Geographic Information Systems

Edited by : Claudia Maria Bauzer Medeiros,

Instituto de Computaco, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP), Brazil

1. Spatio-Temporal Information Systems

Claudia Maria Bauzer Medeiros, Instituto de Computaco, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP), Brazil

Conceptual Modeling of Geographic Applications

Silvia Gordillo, LIFIA - University of la Plata, Argentina

Robert Laurini, Laboratory of Energy and Information Systems, Claude Bernard University of Lyon - INSA, France

Spatial Query Languages

Agne's Voisard, Computer Science Institute, Freie Universitat, Germany

Spatio-temporal data structures and indexing

Mario A. Nascimento, University of Alberta, Canada

Geographical Information Applications Over the Net

Fiona Lee, Department of Computer Science, School of Computing, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Cui Yu, Monmouth University, USA

Beng Chin Ooi, Department of Computer Science, School of Computing, National University of Singapore, Singapore

Precision Farming and Geographic Systems

Jansle Vieira Rocha, Geoprocessing Group, Faculty of Agricultural Engineering, State University of Campinas(UNICAMP), Brazil

Biodiversity Information Management

Régine Vignes-Lebbe, Laboratoire Informatique & Systématique, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France

Issues in Spatio-Temporal Databases Systems: Data Models, Lanquages and Moving Objects

Jose' Moreira, Departamento de informática, Universidade Portucalense, Portugal

Cristina Ribeiro, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, Portugal

Jean-Marc Saglio, Ecole Nationale Superieure de Telecommunications de Paris, France

Michel Scholl, Cedric,Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers de Paris & INRIA, Rocquencourt, France

2. Interacting with GIS- From Paper Cartography to Virtual Environments

Tiziana Catarci, Dipartemento di Informatica e Sistemistica, Universita' degli Studi di Roma "La Sapienza", Italy

Fabrizio D'Amore, Dipartemento di Informatica e Sistemistica, Universita' degli Studi di Roma "La Sapienza", Italy

Paul Janecek, Laboratoire de Bases de Données, Département d'Informatique, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne-EPFL, Switzerland

Stefano Spaccapietra, Laboratoire de Bases de Données, Département d'Informatique, Ecole Polytechnique

Fédérale de Lausanne-EPFL, Switzerland

Detail Filtering in Geographic Information Visualization

Laura Tarantino, Department of Electrical Engineering, University of L'Aquila, Italy

Human-Information Interaction: Technology and Theory

Peter Pirolli, Xerox Palo Alto Research Center, USA

Cartographic Generalization: Interface Issues

Clodoveu Augusto Davis Jr., Centro de Desenvolvimento e Estudos, Empresa de Informática e Informação do

Município de Belo Horizonte – PRODABEL, Brazil

Interaction Issues and Decision Support in Intelligent GIS

Emmanuel Stefanakis, Department of Geography, Harokopio University, Greece

Timos Sellis, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

3. Spatial Data Management

Gary J. Hunter, Department of Geomatics, University of Melbourne, Australia

GIS Project Planning and Implementation

Rebecca M. Somers, USA

Geographic Information Legal Issues

Harlan J. Onsrud, Department of Spatial Information Science and Engineering, National Center for Geographic

Information and Analysis, University of Maine, USA

Spatial Data Quality

Gary J. Hunter, Department of Geomatics, University of Melbourne, Australia

Simon D. Jones, Department of Geomatics, University of Melbourne, Australia

Arnold K. Bregt, Center for Geo-Information, Wagenningen University and Research Center, The Netherlands

Ewan G. Masters, School of Surveying and Spatial Information Systems, University of New South Wales, Australia

Spatial Data Standards

Henri J.G.L. Aalders, Delft University of Technology, Faculty of Geodetic Engineering (also jointly appointed to the Faculty of Engineering, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium), The Netherlands

Gary J. Hunter, Department of Geomatics, University of Melbourne, Australia

GIS and Society

William J. Craig, Center for Urban and Regional Affairs, University of Minnesota, USA

4. Introduction to Spatial Decision Support Systems

Piotr Jankowski, Geography Department, University of Idaho, USA

Timothy Nyerges, Department of Geography, University of Washington, USA

Spatial Decision Support Systems: an Overview

Piotr Jankowski, Geography Department, University of Idaho, USA

Web-Based Spatial Decision Support: Technical Foundations and Applications

Claus Rinner, Institute for Geoinformatics, University of Muenster, Germany

Piotr Jankowski, Geography Department, University of Idaho, USA

Integrative Data Structures For Collaborative Modeling and Visualisation in Spatial Decision Support Systems

Paul J. Densham, Center for Advanced Spatial Analysis and Department of Geography, University College London, UK

Marc P. Armstrong, Department of Geography and Program in Applied Mathematical and Computational Sciences,

The University of Iowa, USA

SDSS in the Management of Forest Resources

Alan T. Murray, Department of Geography, The Ohio State University, USA

Spatial Decision Support for Subsidized Housing Location and Residential Mobility

Michael P. Johnson, H. John Heinz School of Public Policy and Management, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

5. GIS Interoperability, from Problems to Solutions

Robert Laurini, Laboratory of Energy and Information Systems, Claude Bernard University of Lyon - INSA, France

K. Yetongnon, LE2I-Equipe Ingenierie Informatique, Universite de Bourgogne, France

D. Benslimane, Laboratory of Energy and Information Systems, Claude Bernard University of Lyon - INSA, France

Using Ontologies for Geographic Information Integration

Federico Torres Fonseca, School of Information Sciences and Technology, Spatial Information Science and Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, USA

Geospatial Interoperability: The OGC Perspective

Cliford A. Kottman, Open GIS Consortium, USA