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Geographic information system

Known as: Geographic information systems software, Geographical Information System, Geospatial Information Systems 
A geographic information system or (GIS) is a system designed to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage, and present spatial or geographical… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Today, there is a huge amount of data gathered about the Earth, not only from new spatial information systems, but also from new… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Keywords: information handling ; geostatistics ; fuzzy logic Reference Record created on 2005-06-20, modified on 2016-08-08 
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Review
1996
Review
1996
UNIT 1. INTRODUCTION. Chapter 1. Introduction to Digital Geography. Learning Objectives. Why Geographic Information Systems? What… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Abstract Many spatial decision-making problems, such as site selection or land use allocation require the decision-maker to… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Abstract. Research papers at conferences such as EGIS and the International Symposia on Spatial Data Handling address a set of… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
  • S. Carver
  • Int. J. Geogr. Inf. Sci.
  • 1991
  • Corpus ID: 35012517
Abstract Geographical information systems (GIS) provide the decision-maker with a powerful set of tools for the manipulation and… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
1 Introduction2 Coordinate Systems3 Georelational Vector Data Model4 Object-Based Vector Data Model5 Raster Data Model6 Data… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
  • H. Miller
  • Int. J. Geogr. Inf. Sci.
  • 1991
  • Corpus ID: 35038616
Abstract The space-time Of time geographical framework is a powerful perspective from which to analyse human behaviour. One of… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
Geographical information systems could be improved by adding procedures for geostatistical spatial analysis to existing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
By reading, you can know the knowledge and things more, not only about what you get from people to people. Book will be more… Expand