Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Antony Galton
    Pages 1-13
  3. Kathleen Homsby, Max J. Egenhofer
    Pages 15-33
  4. M. Andrea Rodríguez, Max J. Egenhofer
    Pages 35-52
  5. Martin Raubal, Max J. Egenhofer, Dieter Pfoser, Nectaria Tryfona
    Pages 85-102
  6. J. G. Stell, M. F. Worboys
    Pages 163-174
  7. Viet Hai Nguyen, Christine Parent, Stefano Spaccapietra
    Pages 175-192
  8. Cheng Tao, Martien Molenaar, Theo Bouloucos
    Pages 241-259
  9. Todd Federico, Nancy Franklin
    Pages 261-278
  10. Thomas Barkowsky, Christian Freksa
    Pages 347-361
  11. Susan L. Epstein
    Pages 373-388
  12. Martin Erwig, Markus Schneider
    Pages 389-407
  13. Peter Haunold, Stéphane Grumbach, Gabriel Kuper, Zoé Lacroix
    Pages 429-440
  14. Michael J. Almeida
    Pages 441-454
  15. Jean-Paul Cheylan, Thérèse Libourel, Cornelius Mende
    Pages 473-483
  16. Alicia Abella, John R. Kender
    Pages 497-498
  17. Itzhak Benenson, Juval Portugali
    Pages 501-502
  18. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 1997 International Conference on Spatial Information Theory, COSIT'97, held in Laurel Highlands, Pennsylvania, USA, in October 1997. The 31 revised full papers presented were carefully selected from a total of 66 submissions. Also included are seven posters. The volume is divided into sections on representations of change, structuring of space, boundaries and gradations, topological models of space, formal models of space, cognitive aspects of spatial acquisition, novel use of spatial information, wayfinding and map interpretation, representations of spatial concepts, new approaches to spatial information.


GIS Geoinformationssysteme classification data structures formal logic fuzzy geographic data information system information theory logic navigation ontology proving visualization

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-63623-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-69616-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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