The 13th AGILE International Conference on Geographic Information Science

Geospatial Thinking

Editors: Marco Painho, Maribel Yasmina Santos and Hardy Pundt

ISBN: 978-989-20-1953-6

 

This page contains the short papers and poster abstracts of the AGILE 2010 conference in Guimarães, Portugal. All submissions were peer-reviewed.

The short papers and the poster abstracts are listed separately. The short papers are located according to the AGILE 2010 conference sessions.

The copyright of the full papers is owned by Springer-Verlag, thus the full papers cannot be found here. They are published in the Springer book Geospatial Thinking, ISBN: 978-3-642-12325-2, which is part of the Springer series Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography.

 

Poster Abstracts 

Basic Territory Risk Units as a Mean to Approach the Territory Risk Scenarios
Maria Augusta Fernández Moreno and Gloria Gonçalves

A workflow to improve the availability of routable data (OSM) for logistics in agriculture using data from telematics systems and community-based quality management
Johannes Lauer and Alexander Zipf

Requirements and implementation issues for a topology component in 3D geo-databases
Edgar Butwilowski and Martin Breunig

Optimization of snowmaking in high mountains ski resorts
Jean Christophe Loubier, Mikhail Kanevski, Michael Schumacher, Vadim Timoni, Stephane Claret, Adrien Zieba and Marut Doctor

Extracting urban environment quality indicators using georeferenciated data and image processing techniques
Claudio Carneiro, Eugenio Morello, Gilles Desthieux and Francois Golay

Analysis of Vulnerability of Road Networks on the Basis of Graph Topology and Related Attribute Information
Zhe Zhang and Kirsi Virrantaus

GeoGraphLab: a tool for exploring structural characteristics of transportation network
Eric Mermet and Anne Ruas

GGL: A geo-processing definition language that enhance spatial SQL with parameterization
Fernando González Cortés and Thomas Leduc

Understanding Human Movement Patterns Shaped by the Underlying Street Structure
Bin Jiang and Tao Jia

Attitude Of Undergraduate And Graduate Students Towards Free And Open Source Software For Geomatics In A Supervised Self-Study Context
Jos Van Orshoven, Klaartje Verbeeck and Stien Heremans

WMS Integrator: continuous access to neighboring WMS
Miguel Angel Manso Callejo, María Teresa Manrique Sancho and Paloma Abad Power

Rapid GIS Development: a model-based approach focused on interoperability
Rui Cavaco, Rui Sequeira, Mário Araújo and Miguel Calejo

A scalable data support model for traffic simulation in GIS
José Ramón García Alvarado, José Luis Ferrás Pereira and Rosaldo José Fernandes Rossetti

Comparing Different Search Techniques for Location-Dependent Document Retrieval
Rolf Grütter and Bettina Waldvogel

People with Difficulty in Returning Home after a Devastating Earthquake
Toshihiro Osaragi and Satoshi Tanaka

Symbology Encoding Repository
Milos Bogdanovic, Danilo Vulovic and Leonid Stoimenov

Detection of Earthquake Precursors in GIS GeoTime
Alexander Derendyaev, Valeri Gitis and Pavel Metrikov

GIS Learning Objects: Approach to Content Aggregation
Michael Govorov

Social segregation in urban areas - an exploratory data analysis using geographically weighted regression analysis
Christian Levers, Maria Brückner and Tobia Lakes

CSW2WxS - Chaining OGC Catalogs to Map and Feature Services
Barend Köbben

Distance Estimation in Virtual Reality: The Effects of Overview Maps
Adam Rousell, Claire Jarvis, Chris Brunsdon and Jen Dickie

Multi-scale pattern analysis of geographic entities
Clemens Eisank and Lucian Dragut

Research Of Fluctuation Of Glacier Kashkatash
Irina Bushueva and Olga Solomina

A support vector machine approach to model urban growth in the greater Tirana region, Albania
Tobia Lakes, Isabelle John, Daniel Müller, Carsten Krueger and Andreas Rabe

Floral Monitoring and Biophysics parameters as a tool to beekeepers installation decision
Ofélia Anjos, Natália Roque, Eurico Lidónio, Teresa Albuquerque, Fátima Peres and Margarida Antunes

Comparison of Different Interpolation Techniques to Map Temperature in the Southern Region of Eritrea
Mussie G. Tewolde, Teshome A. Beza, Ana Cristina Costa and Marco Painho

Modelling of land cover change using support vector machine
Katarzyna Ostapowicz, Tobia Lakes and Jacek Kozak

Driving forces of land-use change in the Taita Hills, Kenya
Eduardo Eiji Maeda, Barnaby Clark, Petri Pellikka and Mika Siljander

 

Paper Sessions

Conflation Services within Spatial Data Infrastructures
Stefan Wiemann and Lars Bernard

Linked Data in SDI or How GML is not about Trees
Sven Schade and Simon Cox

OGC Schemas Browser: Visualizing OWS' XML Schemas
Alain Tamayo, Carlos Granell and Joaquín Huerta

Distortions in geographical judgment: The relationship between hierarchical organization and rotation
Itzhak Omer

Geomorphic Analysis of the low quality digital elevation model
Tomaz Podobnikar 

Clustering of environmental data using a Multi-agent System
Christian Stern 

Density calculation for moving points
Stefan Peters and Jukka Krisp

Mapping 16th century trade networks: a GIS application for historical data sources
Sara Pinto, Miguel Nogueira, Monica Wachowicz and Amélia Polónia 

A characterization of Volunteered Geographic Information
Watse Castelein, Lukasz Grus, Joep Crompvoets and Arnold Bregt

A Comparative Study of Proprietary Geodata and Volunteered Geographic Information for Germany
Dennis Zielstra and Alexander Zipf

Quality in User Generated Spatial Content: A matter of specifications
Carmen Brando and Bénédicte Bucher

Robustness of Spatial Databases against Intentional Attacks and Random Errors
Finn Hedefalk and Anders Östman 

Learning Actors in Spatial Planning: Incorporating Bayesian Networks in an Agent Based Model
Judith Anne Verstegen, Arend Ligtenberg and Monica Wachowicz

Storytelling, Spatial Standards and Cultural Heritage Management
Eleni Gadolou, Haroula Papadaki, Emmanuel Stefanakis, Georgios Kritikos, Yiwei Cao, Anna Hannemann, Ralf Klamma and Dejan Kovachev

A comparison of different semantic methods for integrating thematic geographical information: the example of land cover
Alexis Comber, Andy Lear and Richard Wadsworth

Simulation of urban blocks densification
Florence Curie, Julien Perret and Anne Ruas 

Crowdsourcing Sensor Tasks to a Socio-Geographic Network
Damian Lasnia, Arne Broering, Simon Jirka and Albert Remke

GinisSense - Applying OGC Sensor Web Enablement
Natasa Veljkovic, Sanja Bogdanovic-Dinic and Leonid Stoimenov

Visualizing the Availability of Temporally Structured Sensor Data
Daniel Nüst, Felix Bache, Arne Bröring, Christoph Stasch and Simon Jirka 

Poverty and environmental justice: a GIS analysis of urban greenspace accessibility for different economic groups
Fariba Sotoudehnia and Alexis Comber

A GIS-assisted method for defining an integrated vision of a climate proof Groningen
Chris Jacobs and Eric Koomen 

Population Distribution Modelling for Calibration of Multi-Agent Traffic Simulation
Christian Kaiser and Mikhail Kanevski

What is to be expected from broad-scale population data? Showcase accessibility model validation using high-resolution census information
Christoph Aubrecht, Greg Yetman, Deborah Balk and Klaus Steinnocher

Explaining land-use change in Portugal 1990-2000
Vasco Diogo and Eric Koomen 

Spatial Analysis of Trace Fossils for Paleogeographic Studies
Paula Redweik, Joel Dinis, Edgar Barreira, Mário Cachão, Cristina Catita, Ana Santos, Eduardo Mayoral, Carlos M. da Silva and Wilfried Linder

A Generalisation-based Approach to Anonymising Movement Data
Gennady Andrienko, Natalia Andrienko, Fosca Gianotti, Anna Monreale, Dino Pedreschi and Salvatore Rinsivillo

Three-dimensional Visualization, Interactive Analysis and Contextual Mapping of Space-time Cancer Data
Pierre Goovaerts 

Efficient Conceptual Schema Translation for Geographic Vector Data Sets
Thorsten Reitz and Daniel Fitzner

Designing a Web Processing Service Application Profile for Spatial Analysis in Business Marketing
Georg Walenciak and Alexander Zipf 

Assignment of positionally uncertain point events to regions
Tonio Fincke, Jochen Schiewe and Karl-Peter Traub 

The use of GIS in modeling accessibility and its impacts on the growth of West London
Kiril Stanilov

Geospatial Learning @ Primary School
Thomas Bartoschek, Henning Bredel, Johannes Schlüter, Martina Forster, Albert Remke, Peter Konopatzky and Catharina Riedemann

Principal Components Analysis: for Global to Local
Martin Charlton, Chris Brunsdon, Urska Demsar, Paul Harris and Stewart Fotheringham

Land Evaluation Techniques Comparing Fuzzy AHP with TOPSIS methods
Mukhtar Elaalem, Alexis Comber and Pete Fisher  

Automatic Mapping of Urban Area in High Resolution with LLGC and Integration with Existing Urban Area Maps
Hiroyuki Miyazaki, Xiaowei Shao, Koki Iwao and Ryosuke Shibasaki

Integration of the MOLAND Model with GeoChoicePerspectives Spatial Decision Support Software for Scenario Evaluation
Harutyun Shahumyan and Piotr Jankowski

Methods for delineation of functional regions using data on commuters
Miha Konjar, Anka Lisec and Samo Drobne

Multi-agent Simulation for Modeling Urban Sprawl In the Greater Toronto Area
Yikang Rui and Yifang Ban