Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI

Web and Wireless Geographical Information Systems

8th International Symposium, W2GIS 2008, Shanghai, China, December 11-12, 2008. Proceedings

Editors: Bertolotto, Michela, Ray, Cyril, Li, Xiang (Eds.)

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Web and Wirelsss Geographical Information Systems, W2GIS 2008, held in Shanghai, China, in December 2008. The 14 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 38 submissions.

The papers span a wide area including but not limited to Conceptual and logical models, Data management and retrieval, Geographical search engines, Web services, Query languages and interfaces, 2D and 3D information visualization, Exploratory cartography and interfaces, Data mining, Security and usability, Location-based services, Peer-to-peer computing, Cyber-geography, Semantic geo-spatial web, Mobile & Wireless GIS, Telematics and GIS Applications, Ubiquitous GIS, Personalization and adaptation as well as Wayfinding and navigation.

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"This book is the post-symposium proceedings, comprising 14 selected and peer-reviewed papers from the 8 International Symposium on Web and Wireless Geographical Information Systems (W2GIS 2008). The proceedings review the state-of-the-art development of web and wireless GIS. … For researchers and GIS software programmers, the book provides a good reference to system design, software implementations, and the trends in web and wireless GIS research." (Steve Liang, Geomatica, Vol. 63 (3), 2009)


Table of contents (15 chapters)

Table of contents (15 chapters)
  • Indoor Space: A New Notion of Space

    Pages 1-3

    Li, Ki-Joune

  • HyperSmooth: A System for Interactive Spatial Analysis Via Potential Maps

    Pages 4-16

    Plumejeaud, Christine (et al.)

  • SVG-Based Spatial Information Representation and Analysis

    Pages 17-26

    Huang, Haosheng (et al.)

  • Design and Implementation of GeoBrain Online Analysis System (GeOnAS)

    Pages 27-36

    Han, Weiguo (et al.)

  • Semantic Analysis for the Geospatial Web – Application to OWL-DL Ontologies

    Pages 37-49

    Miron, Alina-Dia (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Web and Wireless Geographical Information Systems
Book Subtitle
8th International Symposium, W2GIS 2008, Shanghai, China, December 11-12, 2008. Proceedings
Editors
  • Michela Bertolotto
  • Cyril Ray
  • Xiang Li
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
5373
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-89903-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-540-89903-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-540-89902-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 179
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