Space-Time Integration in Geography and GIScience: Research Frontiers in the US and China

  title={Space-Time Integration in Geography and GIScience: Research Frontiers in the US and China},
  author={Mei-po Kwan and Douglas B. Richardson and Donggen Wang and Chenghu Zhou},
  journal={Space-Time Integration in Geography and GIScience},
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Data-driven approach to characterize urban vitality: how spatiotemporal context dynamically defines Seoul’s nighttime
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