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  • Polar Remote Sensingby Dan Lubin; Robert Massom

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2006; US$ 419.00

    Presents a discussion of the applications of satellite remote sensing and advanced ground-based remote sensing as related to polar science and operations. This book discusses the various passive and active remote sensor types before concentrating on specific geophysical applications. It contains significant information on Earth's polar regions. more...

  • Mobility, Data Mining, and Privacyby Fosca Giannotti; Dino Pedreschi

    Springer 2008; US$ 139.00

    The technologies of mobile communications and ubiquitous computing pervade our society, and wireless networks sense the movement of people and vehicles, generating large volumes of mobility data. This is a scenario of great opportunities and risks: on one side, mining this data can produce useful knowledge, supporting sustainable mobility and intelligent... more...

  • Open Source GISby Markus Neteler; Helena Mitasova

    Springer 2007; US$ 129.00

    Including material relating to GRASS6, this third edition contains sections covering database management working with attributes and SQL, reflecting the substantial extension of GRASS capabilities for managing attributes stored in various database systems. more...

  • Proximity and Preferenceby Reginald G. Golledge

    University of Minnesota Press 1982; US$ 72.00

    How does one design experiments for collecting large volumes of data such as those needed for marketing surveys, studies of travel patterns, and public opinion polls? This is a common problem for social and behavioral scientists. The papers in this collection address the problems of working with large data sets primarily from the perspectives of geography... more...

  • Geographyby John A. Matthews; David T. Herbert

    Oxford University Press, UK 2008; US$ 9.99

    Modern Geography has come a long way from its roots in simply mapping and naming the regions of the world. Spanning both physical and human Geography, the discipline today is unique as a subject bridging the divide between the sciences and humanities, and between the environment and our society. This Very Short Introduction reveals why. - ;Modern Geography... more...

  • Spectral Sensing Research for Water Monitoring Applications and Frontier Science, and Technology for Chemical, Biological and Radiological Defenseby Dwight Woolard

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2008; US$ 237.00

    This book provides unique perspectives on both state-of-the-art hyperspectral techniques for the early-warning monitoring of water supplies against chemical, biological and radiological (CBR) contamination effects as well as the emerging spectroscopic science and technology base that will be used to support an array of CBR defense and security applications... more...

  • Encyclopedia of the World's Nations and Culturesby George Thomas Kurian

    Infobase Publishing 2006; US$ 456.00

    Provides objective descriptions of the dominant political, economic, social, and cultural systems of the countries of the world. This book features 193 country-by-country surveys in 40 separate categories, as well as tables, charts, and lists that are linked with narrative accounts of each nation's peoples, history, society, and culture. more...

  • Developments in 3D Geo-Information Sciencesby Tijs Neutens; Philippe Maeyer

    Springer 2009; US$ 209.00

    This book covers various aspects of 3D geoinformation regarding data acquisition, modeling, analysis, management, visualization and technology. In recent years, a wide range of 3D models have been developed including voxels, tetrahedral networks (TEN), constructive solid geometry (CSG) and boundary representation (B-rep), and new data collection techniques... more...

  • Exploring the Polar Regionsby Harry S. Anderson

    Infobase Publishing 2009; US$ 35.00

    Describes the explorations of the North and South Poles, including the expeditions of John Franklin, Roald Amundsen, Robert Peary, and Ernest Shackleton. more...

  • Images of the Northby Sverrir Jakobsson

    Editions Rodopi 2009; US$ 81.20

    This interdisciplinary volume seeks to examine and explore the various issues surrounding image construction, identity making and representations of the North, as well as the interconnectedness between those issues. The aim is to elucidate the multiple aspects of the idea of the North, both as a mythological space and a discursive system created and... more...