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Advances in Cartography and Geographic Information Engineering

Editors: Wang, Jiayao, Wu, Fang (Eds.)

  • Presents comprehensively the progress of cartography and Geo-information Science in China over the past 60 years
  • Covers a wide spectrum of research areas of cartography and Geo-information Science
  • Shares ample bibliographies of cartography and GIS
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About this book

This book reviews and summarizes the development and achievement in cartography and geographic information engineering in China over the past 60 years after the founding of the People's Republic of China. It comprehensively reflects cartography, as a traditional discipline, has almost the same long history with the world's first culture and has experienced extraordinary and great changes. The book consists of nineteen thematic chapters. Each chapter is in accordance with the unified directory structure, introduction, development process, major study achievements, problem and prospect, representative works, as well as a lot of references. It is useful as a reference both for scientists and technicians who are engaged in teaching, researching and engineering of cartography and geographic information engineering. 

About the authors

Jiayao Wang is Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, Professor of Henan University, President of Henan Spatio-Temporal Big Data Industry Technology Research Institute, Managing Director of China Society of Surveying and Mapping and Director of border and sea map working group. He has been engaged in cartography theory, cartographic generalization, geographic information system, space-time big data and smart city theory and method research for a long time. He has published more than 200 academic papers and 16 books and won the title of national excellent scientific and technological workers and the major contribution award of professional technology of the whole army.

Fang Wu is Professor, School of Surveying and Mapping, Information Engineering University. Her research interests are map generalization, map data updating and spatial big data mining. She published more than 200 academic papers and 10 academic books.

 

Table of contents (17 chapters)

Table of contents (17 chapters)
  • Overview

    Pages 1-39

    Wang, Jiayao

  • Cartographic Theory

    Pages 41-73

    Chen, Yufen

  • Map Projection

    Pages 75-105

    Lv, Xiaohua

  • Map Design

    Pages 107-149

    Wang, Guangxia

  • Cartographic Generalization

    Pages 151-211

    Wu, Fang (et al.)

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eBook 128,39 €
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Hardcover 166,39 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Cartography and Geographic Information Engineering
Editors
  • Jiayao Wang
  • Fang Wu
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Surveying and Mapping Press
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights for print book in China(Mainland):Surveying and Mapping Press
eBook ISBN
978-981-16-0614-4
DOI
10.1007/978-981-16-0614-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-16-0613-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIV, 638
Number of Illustrations
16 b/w illustrations
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