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Theoretical Computer Science and General Issues

Spatial Information Theory

11th International Conference, COSIT 2013, Scarborough, UK, September 2-6, 2013, Proceedings

Editors: Tenbrink, T., Stell, J., Galton, A., Wood, Z. (Eds.)

  • Proceedings of the International Conference on Spatial Information Theory 2013, COSIT 2013

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This book constitutes the proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Spatial Information Theory, COSIT 2013, held in Scarborough, UK, in September 2013. The 28 papers presented in this book were carefully reviewed and selected from 62 full paper submissions. The following topics are addressed: spatial change, wayfinding and assistance, representing spatial data, handling language data, spatial language and computation, spatial ontology, spatial reasoning and representation.

Table of contents (28 chapters)

  • Spatial Primitives from a Cognitive Perspective: Sensitivity to Changes in Various Geometric Properties

    Ishikawa, Toru

    Pages 1-13

  • Transitional Spaces: Between Indoor and Outdoor Spaces

    Kray, Christian (et al.)

    Pages 14-32

  • Representing and Reasoning about Changing Spatial Extensions of Geographic Features

    Campelo, Claudio E. C. (et al.)

    Pages 33-52

  • Trust and Reputation Models for Quality Assessment of Human Sensor Observations

    Bishr, Mohamed (et al.)

    Pages 53-73

  • Using Maptrees to Characterize Topological Change

    Worboys, Michael

    Pages 74-90

Buy this book

eBook $84.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-01790-7
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  • Included format: PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $109.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-01789-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Spatial Information Theory
Book Subtitle
11th International Conference, COSIT 2013, Scarborough, UK, September 2-6, 2013, Proceedings
Editors
  • Thora Tenbrink
  • John Stell
  • Anthony Galton
  • Zena Wood
Series Title
Theoretical Computer Science and General Issues
Series Volume
8116
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-01790-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-01790-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-01789-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 538
Number of Illustrations and Tables
182 b/w illustrations
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