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Geographical information systems (GIS) & remote sensing books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Geographical information systems (GIS) & remote sensing category. Presented with a red border are the Geographical information systems (GIS) & remote sensing books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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The Routledge Companion to Spatial History by Ian (Lancaster University, UK) Gregory The Routledge Companion to Spatial History
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Explores the full range of ways in which GIS can be used to study the past, considering key questions such as what types of new knowledge can be developed solely as a consequence of using GIS and how effective GIS...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/11/2017

Remote Sensing Geology by Ravi P. Gupta Remote Sensing Geology

For the third edition, this widely acclaimed book has been fully revised, expanded and updated. It covers remote sensing techniques, sensors and data interpretation in a wide range of optical, thermal and microwave wavelengths and their geologic applications, including sample...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/11/2017

Small Flying Drones Applications for Geographic Observation by Gianluca Casagrande Small Flying Drones Applications for Geographic Observation

This book focuses on small flying drones and their applications in conducting geographic surveys. Scholars and professionals will discover the potential of this tool, and hopefully develop a conceptual and methodological framework for doing the following things: a) Translate their...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/11/2017

Comprehensive Remote Sensing by Shunlin (Department of Geographical Sciences, University of Maryland, USA) Liang Comprehensive Remote Sensing
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Comprehensive Remote Sensing covers all aspects of the topic, with each volume edited by well-known scientists and contributed to by frontier researchers. It is a comprehensive resource that will benefit both students and researchers who want to further their understanding...
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 15/11/2017

Geovalue The Socioeconomic Value of Geospatial Information by Jamie (East Carolina University Greenville North Carolina USA) Kruse Geovalue The Socioeconomic Value of Geospatial Information

The GEOValue community is a community of experts from a wide range of disciplines committed to refine and advance standards of practices for consistent, replicable and reliable measurement of social and economic benefits that stem from geospatial information. This book...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Trends in Spatial Analysis and Modelling Decision-Support and Planning Strategies by Martin Behnisch Trends in Spatial Analysis and Modelling Decision-Support and Planning Strategies

This book summarizes current knowledge and outlines directions for the future on how to improve the art of diagnosing colorectal cancer with emphasis on timeliness, one of the most vital issues in cancer management.
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/11/2017

Satellite Altimetry Over Oceans and Land Surfaces by Anny Cazenave Satellite Altimetry Over Oceans and Land Surfaces

Satellite remote sensing, in particular by radar altimetry, is a crucial technique for observations of the ocean surface and of many aspects of land surfaces, and of paramount importance for climate and environmental studies. This book provides a state-of-the-art overview...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/10/2017

Agent-Based Models and Complexity Science in the Age of Geospatial Big Data Selected Papers from a workshop on Agent-Based Models and Complexity Science (GIScience 2016) by Liliana Perez Agent-Based Models and Complexity Science in the Age of Geospatial Big Data Selected Papers from a workshop on Agent-Based Models and Complexity Science (GIScience 2016)

This book contains a selection of papers presented during a special workshop on Complexity Science organized as part of the 9th International Conference on GIScience 2016. Expert researchers in the areas of Agent-Based Modeling, Complexity Theory, Network Theory, Big Data,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/10/2017

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Geogames and Geoplay Game-based Approaches to the Analysis of Geo-Information by Ola Ahlqvist Geogames and Geoplay Game-based Approaches to the Analysis of Geo-Information

This book brings together contributions from researchers, GIS professionals and game designers to provide a first overview of this highly interdisciplinary field. Its scope ranges from fundamentals about games and play, geographic information technologies, game design and culture, to current...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/11/2017

Advances in Planetary Information Systems by Stephan van Gasselt Advances in Planetary Information Systems

With numerous step-by-step tutorials to help readers grasp the topics and a special chapter on next-generation Flash, this volume is made up of innovative contributions from researchers and users alike, covering a wide range of relevant subjects.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/11/2017

Land-Atmospheric Research Applications in South and Southeast Asia by Krishna Prasad Vadrevu Land-Atmospheric Research Applications in South and Southeast Asia

This edited volume sheds new light on the impact of rapid Land Use/Cover Changes (LU/CC) on greenhouse gases (GHG) and aerosol emissions in South and Southeast Asia. Several countries in South/Southeast Asia have the highest population growth rate which is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/12/2017

Object and Pattern Recognition in Remote Sensing by Stefan Hinz Object and Pattern Recognition in Remote Sensing

A comprehensive account of the subject covering both concepts and applications. Written by a team of international experts.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2018

Using Historical Maps in Scientific Studies Challenges and Best Practices by Yao-Yi Chiang, Weiwei Duan Using Historical Maps in Scientific Studies Challenges and Best Practices
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Finally, this SpringerBrief discusses the current trend and outlook in making large numbers of historical maps searchable by location, time, and content and make their content machine-understandable and available to everyone everywhere.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/02/2018

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Application of Geographical Information Systems and Soft Computation Techniques in Water and Water Based Renewable Energy Problems by Mrinmoy Majumder Application of Geographical Information Systems and Soft Computation Techniques in Water and Water Based Renewable Energy Problems

This book highlights the application of Geographical Information System (GIS) and nature based algorithms to solve the problems of water and water based renewable energy resources.
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

Handbook of Research on Geospatial Science and Technologies by Joyce Maphanyane Handbook of Research on Geospatial Science and Technologies

Evaluates the current methodologies and trends in geospatial science, and how these insights provide society with more efficient and effective ways to manage natural resources. This volume features discussions on relevant topics such as cartography, geographical information systems, remotely sensed...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

GIS and the Social Sciences Theory and Applications by Dimitris (University of Sheffield, England) Ballas, Graham (University of Leeds, UK) Clarke, Rachel S. (Brown Univers Franklin GIS and the Social Sciences Theory and Applications
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GIS and the Social Sciences offers a uniquely social science approach on the theory and application of GIS with a range of modern examples. It explores how human geography can engage with a variety of important policy issues through linking...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/09/2017

GIS and the Social Sciences Theory and Applications by Dimitris (University of Sheffield, England) Ballas, Graham (University of Leeds, UK) Clarke, Rachel S. (Brown Univers Franklin GIS and the Social Sciences Theory and Applications
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GIS and the Social Sciences offers a uniquely social science approach on the theory and application of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) with a range of modern examples. It explores how human geog-raphy can engage with a variety of important policy...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/09/2017

ArcGIS for Environmental and Water Issues by William Bajjali ArcGIS for Environmental and Water Issues

This textbook is a step-by-step tutorial on the applications of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) in environmental and water resource issues. It provides information about GIS and its applications, specifically using the most advanced ESRI GIS technology and its extensions. Eighteen...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/09/2017

Proceedings of Workshops and Posters at the 13th International Conference on Spatial Information Theory (COSIT 2017) by Paolo Fogliaroni Proceedings of Workshops and Posters at the 13th International Conference on Spatial Information Theory (COSIT 2017)

This book presents the proceedings of Workshops and Posters at the 13th International Conference on Spatial Information Theory (COSIT 2017), which is concerned with all aspects of space and spatial environments as experienced, represented and elaborated by humans, other animals...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/09/2017

Understanding GIS An ArcGIS Pro Project Workbook by Christian Harder, Tim Ormsby Understanding GIS An ArcGIS Pro Project Workbook
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An excellent resource for students and educators seeking a guide for an advanced, single-project-based course that incorporates GIS across a wide range of disciplines. In this third edition, readers progress through nine lessons (35 exercises), using ArcGIS Pro software from...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/09/2017

Geomatic Approaches for Modeling Land Change Scenarios by Martin Paegelow Geomatic Approaches for Modeling Land Change Scenarios

This book provides a detailed overview of the concepts, techniques, applications, and methodological approaches involved in land use and cover change (LUCC) modeling, also known simply as land change modeling.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/08/2017

The ArcGIS Book 10 Big Ideas About Applying The Science of Where by Christian Harder The ArcGIS Book 10 Big Ideas About Applying The Science of Where

Provides access to hundreds of live maps from the worldwide ArcGIS user community. In this second edition of The ArcGIS Book: 10 Big Ideas about Applying Geography to Your World, each big idea in the title is a chapter in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/08/2017

Dissemination of Cartographic Knowledge 6th International Symposium of the ICA Commission on the History of Cartography, 2016 by Mirela Altic Dissemination of Cartographic Knowledge 6th International Symposium of the ICA Commission on the History of Cartography, 2016

This book gathers 22 papers which were presented at the 6th International Symposium of the ICA Commission on the History of Cartography in Dubrovnik, Croatia on 13-15 October 2016. The overall conference theme was `The Dissemination of Cartographic Knowledge: Production...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/08/2017

Dynamics in GIscience by Igor Ivan Dynamics in GIscience

This book is intended for researchers, practitioners and students who are interested in the current trends and want to make their GI applications and research dynamic. Time is the key element of contemporary GIS: mobile and wearable electronics, sensor networks,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/08/2017

Comprehensive Geographic Information Systems by Huang Bo Comprehensive Geographic Information Systems

Geographical Information Systems is a computer system used to capture, store, analyze and display information related to positions on the Earth's surface. It has the ability to show multiple types of information on multiple geographical locations in a single map,...
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 18/08/2017

Making Spatial Decisions Using Arcgis A Workbook by Kathryn Keranen, Robert Kolvoord Making Spatial Decisions Using Arcgis A Workbook
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Provides a broad overview of the capabilities of using ArcGIS Pro to use geospatial tools to solve real-world problems. This book takes full advantage of the integrative nature of ArcGIS Pro and its advanced capabilities to seamlessly unite cloud-based and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/08/2017

GeoComputational Analysis and Modeling of Regional Systems by Jean-Claude Thill GeoComputational Analysis and Modeling of Regional Systems

The contributed volume collects cutting-edge research in GeoComputational Analysis of Regional Systems. The contributions emphasize methodological innovations or substantive breakthroughs on many facets of the socio-economic and environmental reality of regional contexts.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2017

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