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Modeling and Sharing Graphic Presentations of Geospatial Data

  • Stefan F. Keller
  • Hugo Thalmann
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1580)

Abstract

Digitally capturing and maintaining geospatial data is expensive. The consequence is that there is a need for the integration of geoprocessing software into mainstream computer technology and a demand to share geospatial data. This demand includes consequently the sharing of specific graphic views on it. In this paper an implementable framework is presented for defining graphic views on geospatial data. This is based on an existing geospatial data definition language and a transfer format, called INTERLIS.

Keywords

Geographic Information System Geospatial Data Graphic View Point Symbol Geospatial Model 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stefan F. Keller
    • 1
  • Hugo Thalmann
    • 2
  1. 1.Federal Office of TopographyCenter of Competence INTERLISWabernSwitzerland
  2. 2.a/m/t Software Service AGWinterthurSwitzerland

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