Geospatial Information Systems (GIS)

 
 

Volunteered Geographic Information - Mike Goodchild audio   3D Participatory Modeling

 

How mapping can increase disaster resilience

 

GIS Stack Exchange   OpenGeoSci   

 

For ESRI, analytics all about location, location, location      Amazing GIS work    

 

GeoDeepDive    Concept Map tools     Revolving Maps   Quantum GIS   PostGIS

 

Google Earth as a virtual globe tool for Earth science applications at the global scale: progress & perspectives

 

WW Euro Challenge - inspiring a more sustainable world!    How Google builds its maps


Geoinformatics: transforming data to knowledge for geosciences

 

The value of geoinformation for DRM (VALID): benfit analysis and stakeholder assessment

 

Automating emulator construction for geophysical hazard maps

 

GIS as integrating tool in sustainability and global change

 

Spatial cloud computing: how can the geospatial sciences use and help shape cloud computing

Enabling Digital Earth Simulation models using cloud computing or grid computing

Emerging architectures boost geospatial application performance

Debate: geological time conventions and symbols    Spatial thinking in the geosciences

UC Santa Barbara geographer charts the ' Next generation Digital Earth'

 

Crowd-soucing the nation: using volunteers for enhanced data collection 

 

The Geophysicist's Guide to Striking It Rich    3D visualizations in simulations of future land use

 

Analysis of built-up spatial pattern at different scales: can scattering affect map accuracy?

 

An open-source software environment for visualizing and refining plate tectonic reconstructions using high-res geological and geophysical data sets

 

Definitions     Spatial Data Integration (R Flowerdew)     IMSC data integration project   Pyxis Innovation

 

Enabling spatial data sharing through multi-source spatial data integration

 

Tool to measure economic development success

 

New interactive map aids US regional climate change adaptation planning

 

INSPIRE: Infrastructure for Spatial Information in the European Community

 

Galileo: Europe's version of GPS reaches key phase     Planning by postcode

 

EEA Urban Atlas    Digital Elevation Model over Europe     UK Ordnance Survey   

 

China to invest in Earth monitoring system     Beidou helps put region on the map

 

Australian state launches GIS-based emaergency response system

 

New virtual NAPSG center supplies mapping resources, expertise to public safety agencies US wide