Working Group V — Visualization — Position Paper: 3D Geo-Visualization

  • Marc van Kreveld
Part of the Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography book series (LNGC)


Due to new data collection techniques, more data storage and more computing power, we can make and visualize 3D models of the world. However, the quality and interaction capabilities of these reconstructions are limited. It may be only a matter of time until high-quality visualizations with walkthrough and other interactive possibilities are developed. Some of the applications that can benefit from 3D geo-visualization include city architecture, landscape planning, soil analysis, geology, groundwater analysis, and meteorology.


Landscape Planning Data Collection Technique Remote Sensing Symposium Spatial Data Mining Groundwater Analysis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marc van Kreveld
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  1. 1.Department of Information and Computing SciencesUtrecht Universitythe Netherlands

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