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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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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: 18/09/2017

Understanding GIS An ArcGIS Pro Project Workbook by Christian Harder, Tim Ormsby Understanding GIS An ArcGIS Pro Project Workbook
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The first single-project GIS textbook on the market, Understanding GIS: An ArcGIS(R) Pro Project Workbook is an excellent resource for students and educators.
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/09/2017

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: 12/09/2017

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: 30/08/2017

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

This is a hands-on book about ArcGIS that you work with as much as read. By the end, using Learn ArcGIS lessons, you'll be able to say you made a story map, conducted geographic analysis, edited geographic data, worked in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/08/2017

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: 22/08/2017

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: 09/08/2017

Hyperspectral Remote Sensing Fundamentals and Practices by Ruiliang Pu Hyperspectral Remote Sensing Fundamentals and Practices

Advanced imaging spectral technology and hyperspectral analysis techniques for multiple applications are the key features of the book. This book will present in one volume complete solutions from concepts, fundamentals, and methods of acquisition of hyperspectral data to analyses and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/07/2017

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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: 04/10/2017

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: Hardback - Released: 04/10/2017

Flood Monitoring through Remote Sensing by Alberto Refice Flood Monitoring through Remote Sensing

This volume details the latest remote sensing techniques for flood monitoring and mapping, including use of optical data from geostationary sensors and LEO spacecraft, synthetic aperture radar (SAR) data analysis, and data fusion.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2017

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: 26/10/2017

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

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: 06/11/2017

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

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: 30/11/2017

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Hyperspectral Remote Sensing Fundamentals and Practices by Ruiliang Pu Hyperspectral Remote Sensing Fundamentals and Practices

Advanced imaging spectral technology and hyperspectral analysis techniques for multiple applications are the key features of the book. This book will present in one volume complete solutions from concepts, fundamentals, and methods of acquisition of hyperspectral data to analyses and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/07/2017

Renewing Local Planning to Face Climate Change in the Tropics by Maurizio Tiepolo Renewing Local Planning to Face Climate Change in the Tropics

This book is open access under a CC BY 4.0 license. This book aims to inspire decision makers and practitioners to change their approach to climate planning in the tropics through the application of modern technologies for characterizing local climate...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/07/2017

Information Fusion and Intelligent Geographic Information Systems (IF&IGIS'17) New Frontiers in Information Fusion and Intelligent GIS: From Maritime to Land-based Research by Vasily Popovich Information Fusion and Intelligent Geographic Information Systems (IF&IGIS'17) New Frontiers in Information Fusion and Intelligent GIS: From Maritime to Land-based Research

This book presents the proceedings of the 8th international Symposium Information Fusion and Intelligent Geographic Information Systems 2017 (IF&ICIS'2017), which took place at Shanghai Maritime University, China, from May 10 to 12, 2017. The goal of the symposium was to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/07/2017

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: 17/07/2017

Wastewater Treatment by a Natural Wetland: the Nakivubo Swamp, Uganda by Frank Kansiime Wastewater Treatment by a Natural Wetland: the Nakivubo Swamp, Uganda

Uganda's Nakivubo swamp has been receiving wastewater from Kampala for over 30 years and consists of a floating root mat. It's potential to remove nutrients and pathogens from wastewater in a sustainable way, while maintaining ecological quality and biodiversity, is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/07/2017

Geographical Information Systems Theory, Applications and Management Second International Conference, GISTAM 2016, Rome, Italy, April 26-27, 2016, Revised Selected Papers by Cedric Grueau Geographical Information Systems Theory, Applications and Management Second International Conference, GISTAM 2016, Rome, Italy, April 26-27, 2016, Revised Selected Papers

This book constitutes extended, revised and selected contributions from the Second International Conference on Geographical Information Systems Theory, Applications and Management, GISTAM 2016, held in Rome, Italy, in April 2016. The 10 papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/07/2017

New Advanced GNSS and 3D Spatial Techniques Applications to Civil and Environmental Engineering, Geophysics, Architecture, Archeology and Cultural Heritage by Raffaela Cefalo New Advanced GNSS and 3D Spatial Techniques Applications to Civil and Environmental Engineering, Geophysics, Architecture, Archeology and Cultural Heritage

This book provides the latest research on and applications of advanced GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) and 3D spatial techniques in the fields of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Geophysics, Architecture, Archaeology and Cultural Heritage. It offers an updated reference guide...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/07/2017

GIS and Environmental Monitoring Applications in the Marine, Atmospheric and Geomagnetic Fields by Stavros Kolios, Andrei V. Vorobev, Gulnara R. Vorobeva, Chrysostomos Stylios GIS and Environmental Monitoring Applications in the Marine, Atmospheric and Geomagnetic Fields
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This book constitutes a notable contribution to investigate and present the capabilities of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and their applicability and usefulness in environmental-related applications and sciences. The focus is on the design, creation, development and operation of integrated Web-based...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/06/2017

Advances in Cartography and GIScience Selections from the International Cartographic Conference 2017 by Michael P. Peterson Advances in Cartography and GIScience Selections from the International Cartographic Conference 2017

This book presents a selection of manuscripts submitted to the 2017 International Cartographic Conference held in Washington, DC at the beginning of July and made available at the conference. These manuscripts have been selected by the Scientific Program Committee and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/05/2017

Springer Handbook of Global Navigation Satellite Systems by Peter Teunissen Springer Handbook of Global Navigation Satellite Systems

This Handbook presents a complete and rigorous overview of the fundamentals, methods and applications of the multidisciplinary field of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS), providing an exhaustive, one-stop reference work and a state-of-the-art description of GNSS as a key technology...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/05/2017

Spatial Modeling and Assessment of Urban Form Analysis of Urban Growth from Sprawl to Compact Using Geospatial Data by Biswajeet Pradhan Spatial Modeling and Assessment of Urban Form Analysis of Urban Growth from Sprawl to Compact Using Geospatial Data

This book discusses the application of Geospatial data, Geographic Information System (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) technologies in analysis and modeling of urban growth process, and its pattern, with special focus on sprawl and compact form of urban development. The...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/05/2017

Pinpoint How GPS is Changing Technology, Culture, and Our Minds by Greg Milner Pinpoint How GPS is Changing Technology, Culture, and Our Minds

One of the most mesmerizing and exhilarating, yet alarming modern technology books ... an extraordinary tale. -Gillian Tett, Financial Times
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/05/2017

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