From Science to Society

New Trends in Environmental Informatics

  • Benoît Otjacques
  • Patrik Hitzelberger
  • Stefan Naumann
  • Volker Wohlgemuth
Conference proceedings

Part of the Progress in IS book series (PROIS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Applications of Geographical Information Systems and Disaster Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Minh Nhat Thi Doan, Cong Thien Dao, Nam Ta Nguyen, Hang Thanh Thi Nguyen, Hang Le Thi Tran, Son Thanh Le et al.
      Pages 13-24
    3. Angela Santos, Margarida Queirós, Gabriele Montecchiari
      Pages 25-35
  3. Environmental Modelling and Simulation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. Andreas Kamilaris, Anton Assumpcio, August Bonmati Blasi, Marta Torrellas, Francesc X. Prenafeta-Boldú
      Pages 39-48
    3. Liselotte Schebek, Jan T. Mizgajski, Rüdiger Schaldach, Florian Wimmer
      Pages 49-59
    4. Trinh Hoai Thu, Nguyen Van Nghia, Tran Thi Thuy Huong, Do Van Thang, Nguyen Thi Hien
      Pages 83-92
  4. Energy Informatics and Environmental Informatics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 93-93
    2. Sasan Rafii-Tabrizi, Jean-Régis Hadji-Minaglou, Frank Scholzen, Florin Capitanescu
      Pages 107-116
    3. Christine Koppenhoefer, Jan Fauser, Dieter Hertweck
      Pages 117-128
    4. G. Desthieux, C. Carneiro, A. Susini, N. Abdennadher, A. Boulmier, A. Dubois et al.
      Pages 129-137
    5. Jordan Murkin, Ruzanna Chitchyan, David Ferguson
      Pages 139-151
  5. Software Tools and Environmental Databases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Guido van Capelleveen, Chintan Amrit, Devrim Murat Yazan
      Pages 155-169
    3. Ferdinand Vettermann, Christian Seip, Ralf Bill
      Pages 171-180
    4. Grit Behrens, Johannes Weicht, Klaus Schlender, Florian Fehring, Rouven Dreimann, Michael Meese et al.
      Pages 181-189
    5. Eric Braun, Alessa Radkohl, Christian Schmitt, Thorsten Schlachter, Clemens Düpmeier
      Pages 191-201
    6. Thorsten Schlachter, Eric Braun, Clemens Düpmeier, Hannes Müller, Martin Scherrer
      Pages 203-213
    7. Clayton Burger, Alexandra Pehlken
      Pages 215-224
    8. Martina Willenbacher, Christian Kunisch, Volker Wohlgemuth
      Pages 225-236
  6. Energy Aware Software-Engineering and Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 237-237
    2. Achim Guldner, Marcel Garling, Marlies Morgen, Stefan Naumann, Eva Kern, Lorenz M. Hilty
      Pages 251-261
    3. Volkan Gizli, Jorge Marx Gómez
      Pages 275-282
    4. Ola Mustafa, Jorge Marx Gómez, Mohamad Hamed, Hergen Pargmann
      Pages 283-294
  7. Sustainable Mobility

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 295-295
    2. Dominik Schöner, Richard Pump, Henrik Rüscher, Arne Koschel, Volker Ahlers
      Pages 297-307
    3. Johann Schütz, Dennis Schünke, Benjamin Wagner vom Berg, Christian Linder, Frank Köster
      Pages 309-318
    4. Alexander Sandau, Jorge Marx Gómez
      Pages 319-328

About these proceedings


This book presents the latest findings and ongoing research in connection with green information systems and green information & communication technology (ICT). It provides valuable insights into a broad range of cross-cutting concerns in ICT and the environmental sciences, and showcases how ICT can be used to effectively address environmental and energy efficiency issues. Offering a selection of extended contributions to the 31st International Conference EnviroInfo 2017, it is essential reading for anyone looking to expand their expertise in the area.


environmental management information systems green IS green information systems ICT for energy efficiency renewable energy and smart grids sustainability reporting computer science for environmental protection environmental informatics ICT and energy systems remote sensing earth observation environmental applications of geographical information systems

Editors and affiliations

  • Benoît Otjacques
    • 1
  • Patrik Hitzelberger
    • 2
  • Stefan Naumann
    • 3
  • Volker Wohlgemuth
    • 4
  1. 1.Environmental Research and InnovationLuxembourg Institute of Science and TechnologyEsch/AlzetteLuxembourg
  2. 2.Environmental Research and InnovationLuxembourg Institute of Science and TechnologyEsch/AlzetteLuxembourg
  3. 3.Institut für Softwaresysteme in Wirtschaft, Umwelt und VerwaltungHochschule Trier - Umwelt-Campus BirkenfeldBirkenfeld Germany
  4. 4.Environmental InformaticsUniversity of Applied SciencesBerlinGermany

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Management
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-65686-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-65687-8
  • Series Print ISSN 2196-8705
  • Series Online ISSN 2196-8713
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