Full feature data model for spatial information network integration

  • Deng Ji-qiu Email author
  • Bao Guang-shu 


In allusion to the difficulty of integrating data with different models in integrating spatial information, the characteristics of raster structure, vector structure and mixed model were analyzed, and a hierarchical vector-raster integrative full feature model was put forward by integrating the advantage of vector and raster model and using the object-oriented method. The data structures of the four basic features, i. e. point, line, surface and solid, were described. An application was analyzed and described, and the characteristics of this model were described. In this model, all objects in the real world are divided into and described as features with hierarchy, and all the data are organized in vector. This model can describe data based on feature, field, network and other models, and avoid the disadvantage of inability to integrate data based on different models and perform spatial analysis on them in spatial information integration.

Key words

full feature model spatial information integration data structure 

CLC number

TP399 TP311.12 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Geoscience and Environmental EngineeringCentral South UniversityChangshaChina
  2. 2.School of Info-physics and Geomatics EngineeringCentral South UniversityChangshaChina

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