Editor: Ana Cláudia Teodoro

Series Title: Frontiers in Information Systems

GIS – An Overview of Applications

Volume 1

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ISSN: 2589-3785 (Print)
ISSN: 2589-3793 (Online)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-612-5 (Print)
ISBN: 978-1-68108-611-8 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2018
DOI: 10.2174/97816810861181180101

Introduction

GIS – An Overview of Applications is a compilation of reviews that give an overview of the latest advances in Geographic Information System (GIS) technology. The multidisciplinary nature of the book gives readers perspectives in research fields as diverse as forest management, land use and cover, tourism, environment impact assessment, climate change studies, biodiversity and health care and mobility studies.

The book is a suitable reference for graduates involved in data engineering and GIS courses as well as working professionals in the field of data engineering, analysis and management.

Contributors

Editor(s):
Ana Cláudia Teodoro
Department of Geosciences, Environment and Land Planning
Faculty of Science, University of Porto
Rua Campo Alegre 4169-007 Porto
Portugal




Contributor(s):
Alexandre Lima
ICT – Polo Porto
Porto
Portugal


Ana Cláudia Moreira Teodoro
Earth Sciences Institute (ICT), Faculty of Sciences
Porto
Portugal


Cândida G. Vale
CIBIO Research Centre in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources, InBIO, Campus Agrário de Vairão, Rua Padre Armando Quintas, No 7. 4485-661 Vairão,
Vila do Conde
Portugal


Carlos Silva Neto
Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning
Lisboa
Portugal


Charles Gumiaux
ISTO, UMR 7327, 1A rue de la Férollerie
Orléans
France


Christian Evans
Physical Therapy
Downers Grove IL
USA


David Silva
DGAOT
687, R. Campo Alegre
Portugal


Domingo Santos Juan Manuel
Departamento de Ciencias Agroforestales
E-21819 Palos de la Frontera
Spain


Eric Gloaguen
BRGM, ISTO
45060 Orléans
France


Eusébio Joaquim Marques dos Reis
Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning
Lisboa
Portugal


Fernando Noronha
ICT – Polo Porto
Porto
Portugal


Fernández de Villarán San Juan, Rubén
Departamento de Ciencias Agroforestales
E-21819 Palos de la Frontera
Spain


Francisco Reis Sacramento Gutierres
Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning
Lisboa
Portugal


Inês Boavida-Portugal
Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning
Lisbon
Portugal


Carlos Cardoso Ferreira Jorge Rocha
Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning
Lisbon
Portugal


José Alberto Álvares Pereira Gonçalves
Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research (CIIMAR)
Porto
Portugal


José Luís Zêzere
Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning
Lisbon
Portugal


Lia Bárbara Cunha Barata Duarte
Department of Geosciences, Environment and Land Planning, Faculty of Sciences
Porto
Portugal
/
Earth Sciences Institute (ICT), Faculty of Sciences
Porto
Portugal


Neftalí Sillero
CICGE, Centro de Investigação em Ciências Geo-Espaciais, Faculdade de Ciências da
Vila Nova de Gaia
Portugal


Paulo Jorge Zuzarte de Mendonça Godinho-Ferreira
Strategic Unit for Research and Services of Agrarian and Forest Systems & Plant Health
Oeiras
Portugal


Sarah Deveaud
BRGM, ISTO
45060 Orléans
France


Sungsoon Hwang
Department of Geography
Chicago, IL
USA


Timothy Hanke
Physical Therapy
Downers Grove IL
USA


Wouter Beukema
Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Salisburylaan 133, 9820, Merelbeke
Belgium




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