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ISBN : 9781632405326

Publisher :   mlbooksinternational

Language :   English

Category :   Engineering and Technology

Publication Year :   2016

Price : USD  152.95

Description :  Geographic information science is a field of research that redefines geographic information by studying data and using different computational techniques. It gathers, interprets and analyses data to provide important and meaningful information. Geographic information systems on the other hand are the software used by this discipline. This book consists of various important and pivotal topics such as spatial analysis, data mining, data structures and algorithms, etc. This book delves into the techniques and technology employed in this field along with its latest applications. From theories to research to practical applications, case studies related to all contemporary topics of relevance to this discipline have been included in this book. It is a vital tool for all researching and studying geographic information science and systems.

Author/Editor :  Marina De Lima

Author's Description :  Marina De Lima is a post graduate in Engineering and Technology from the University of Buea, Cameroon. She is passionate about map designing, geography and geospatial information systems. She has contributed to a wide range of GIS projects in the European Continent. She has guest blogged for technological websites. She has also been a panelist for various technical societies. Marina has written various articles and book chapters on map designing and spatial planning.