Proceedings 2011

The 14th AGILE International Conference on Geographic Information Science

Advancing Geoinformation Science for a Changing World

Editors: Stan Geertman, Wolfgang Reinhardt and Fred Toppen

ISBN: 978-90-816960-1-2


This page contains the short papers and poster abstracts of the AGILE 2011 conference in Utrecht, the Netherlands. All submissions were peer-reviewed.

The short papers and the poster abstracts are listed separately. The short papers are located according to the AGILE 2011 conference sessions.

The copyright of the full papers is owned by Springer-Verlag, thus the full papers cannot be found here. They are published in the Springer book Advancing Geoinformation Science for a Changing World, ISBN: 987-3-642-19788-8, which is part of the Springer series Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography.


Poster Abstracts

Multivariate Point Data Visualisation - Geographical Information Systems Developments to Aid in Water Quality Management
Michael Silberbauer

A method for the detection and description of changes of clusters in snapshots of a vector field
Eva Nuhn

Measuring the Performance of Urban Models
Mantelas A. Lefteris, Prastacos Poulicos

Investigating Similarity of Trajectories Through Physical Decomposition of Movement in a Space-Time Cube
Gavin McArdle, Urška Demšar

Quality assurance and the utilizability of dynamic geodata
Martin Treiblmayr, Christian Gaisbauer, Eva Peslova, Andrew U. Frank

Maps for faceted search
Angi Voss

Describing heterogeneous resources through Apache Tika and OSGeo FDO
Arturo Beltran, Carlos Granell, Joaquín Huerta

Spatial Monitor Flanders: more than just sharing spatial indicators
Bjorn Debecker, Thérèse Steenberghen, Paul Jacxsens

Accessing The History of Objects in OpenStreetMap
Peter Mooney, Padraig Corcoran

Geospatial Data Fusion for Water Resources Assessment
Mickaël Beaufils, Jean-Michel Follin

Managing marine data: Atlas of marine biodiversity in the Balearic Sea, Western Mediterranean
Salud Deudero, Maurici Ruiz, Margalida Obrador, Joan Vallespir, Alberto Aparicio, Xisco Alemany, Antonio Box, Aina Carbonell, M Luz Fernandez de Puelles, Raquel Goñi, Xavier Jansà, Jose Luis Lopez-Jurado, Enric Massutí, Guillem Mateu, Guillem Mateu-Vicens, Olga Reñones, Joan Moranta

Towards a Spatiotemporal Aggregation Service in the Sensor Web
Christoph Stasch, Christian Autermann, Theodor Foerster, Edzer Pebesma

A Real-Time Traffic Information Service for Efficient Navigation and Transport Management
Milos Roganovic, Dragan Stojanovic, Bratislav Predic

A Geospatial Decision Support System for climate change risk assessment and management
Rizzi Jonathan, Torresan Silvia, Zabeo Alex, Gallina Valentina, Critto Andrea, Giove Silvio, Marcomini Antonio

Modelling Spatial Diffusion of Carsharing Membership
Marius Thériault, Marie-Hélène Coll, Marie-Hélène Vandersmissen, Martin Lee-Gosselin

An Assessment and Categorisation of Quantitative Uncertainty Visualisation Methods for Geospatial Data
Hansi Senaratne, Lydia Gerharz

Generalize Geographic Information to combine IR Results
Damien Palacio, Christian Sallaberry, Mauro Gaio

Assessing the Relative Amenity Value of Accessibility and Neighbourhood Quality in Nanjing, China
Hong Hu, Stan Geertman, Pieter Hooimeijer


Paper Sessions

GEOSS Service Factory: Assisted Publication of Geospatial Content
Laura Díaz, Sven Schade

A Bottom-up Approach for the Identification of Requirements and ICT solutions for Environmental Information Sharing
Monica De Martino, Sergio Farruggia, Marina Monti, Nicole Ostlaender, Emanuele Roccatagliata, Robin S. Smith

Searching the New Grail: Inter-Disciplinary Interoperability
Stefano Nativi, Massimo Craglia, Lorenzino Vaccari, Mattia Santoro

Web Map Context Service For Adaptive Geospatial Data Visualization
Miloš Bogdanović, Danilo Vulović, Leonid Stoimenov 

Validating a 3D topological structure of a 3D space partition
Bregje Brugman, Theo Tijssen, Peter van Oosterom

A Scalable Approach for Generalization of Land-Cover Data
Frank Thiemann, Hendrik Warneke, Monika Sester, Udo Lipeck

Relative Curve Orientation in the Alignment of Inconsistent Linear Datasets
David N. Siriba, Daniel Eggert, Monika Sester

3D-Sutras: A web based atlas of laser scanned Buddhist stone inscriptions in China
Michael Auer, Bernhard Höfle, Sandra Lanig, Arne Schilling, Alexander Zipf 

Damage Assessment from Storm Surge to Coastal Cities: Lessons from the Miami Area
Elisabetta Genovese, Stephane Hallegatte, Patrice Dumas

Mining sequential patterns from MODIS time series for cultivated area mapping
Yoann Pitarch, Elodie Vintrou, Fadi Badra, Agnes Begue, Maguelonne Teisseire

Constructing integrated models: a scheduler to execute coupled components
Oliver Schmitz, Derek Karssenberg, Kor de Jong, Jean-Luc de Kok 

Connecting R to the Sensor Web
Daniel Nüst, Christoph Stasch, Edzer J. Pebesma

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles as Mobile Multi-sensor Platforms
Matthes Rieke, Theodor Foerster, Arne Broering

Near Real-Time Geo-Analyses for Emergency Support: An Radiation Safety Exercise
Guenther Sagl, Michael Lippautz, Bernd Resch, Manfred Mittlboeck 

LandSpaCES: A spatial expert system for land consolidation
Demetris Demetriou, John Stillwell, Linda See

Towards a “typification” of the pedestrian surrounding space: Analysis of the Isovist Using Digital Processing Method
Thomas Leduc, Françoise Chaillou, Thomas Ouard

Spatial Prediction of Human Population Change
Branislav Bajat, Nikola Krunić, Milan Kilibarda, Mileva Samardžić-Petrović

Integration Of Spatial Agents And Markov Chain Model In Simulation Of Urban Sprawl
Jamal Jokar Arsanjani, Wolfgang Kainz 

Topologically Consistent Selective Progressive Transmission
Padraig Corcoran, Peter Mooney

Multi-Sketch Alignment in the Context of Volunteered Geographic Information
Malumbo Chipofya

“80% of All Information is Geospatially Referenced”??? Towards a Research Framework: Using the Semantic Web for (In)Validating this Famous Geo Assertion
Stefan Hahmann, Dirk Burghardt, Beatrix Weber

How little is enough? Evaluation of user satisfaction with maps generated by a progressive transmission scheme for geospatial data
Fangli Ying, Peter Mooney, Padraig Corcoran, Adam Winstanley 

Extension of Spatial Correlation Analysis Method to Road Network Spaces
Toshihiro Osaragi, Tomoyuki Naito

GIS-based Map-matching: Development and Demonstration of a Postprocessing Map-matching Algorithm for Transportation Research
Ron Dalumpines, Darren Scott

Modeling Micro-Movement Variability in Mobility Studies
Dirk Hecker, Christine Körner, Hendrik Stange, Daniel Schulz, Michael May

Automatic Pedestrian Network Generation
Miquel Ginard Ballester, Maurici Ruiz Pérez, John Stuiver 

Spatial interpolation in massively parallel computing environments
Katharina Henneböhl, Marius Appel, Edzer Pebesma

Spatial analyses and spatial data quality
Vaclav Talhofer, Alois Hofmann, Šarka Hošková-Mayerová, Petr Kubíček

Visualising User Interaction History to Identify Web Map Usage Patterns
Ali Tahir, Gavin McArdle, Michela Bertolotto

A Comparison of the Street Networks of Navteq and OSM in Germany
Ina Ludwig, Angi Voss, Maike Krause-Traudes 

Geotagging Aided by Topic Detection with Wikipedia
Rafael Odon Alencar, Clodoveu Augusto Davis Jr.

Specifications for User Generated Spatial Content
Carmen Brando, Bénédicte Bucher, Nathalie Abadie

An Empirical Study on Relevant Aspects for Sketch Map Alignment
Jia Wang, Christoph Mülligann, Angela Schwering

A Conceptual Workflow For Automatically Assessing The Quality Of Volunteered Geographic Information For Crisis Management
Frank Ostermann, Laura Spinsanti 

Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Tehran’s Historical Earthquakes Trends
Mahdi Hashemi, AliAsghar Alesheikh

Tsunami Risk Analysis and Disaster Management by Using GIS: A Case Study in Southwest Turkey,Göcek Bay Area
Seda Şalap, Aykut Ayça, Zuhal Akyürek, Ahmet Cevdet Yalçıner

Methods of Semiautomatic GIS-based Mapping of Neotectonic Active Zones and Geomorphological Features
Boris V. Georgievskiy

Time dimension in e-goverment GI driven services
Raffaele De Amicis, Giuseppe Conti, Federico Prandi, Mauro Salvemini, Alessandro Cimbelli, Laura Berardi 

The SID Creator: A Visual Approach for Integrating Sensors with the Sensor Web
Arne Broering, Felix Bache, Thomas Bartoschek, Corné P.J.M. van Elzakker

An OGC compliant Sensor Observation Service for mobile sensors
Roland Müller, Manuel Fabrititus, Michael Mock

Empirical Study of Sensor Observation Services Server Instances
Alain Tamayo, Pablo Viciano, Carlos Granell, Joaquín Huerta

Qualitative Spatio-temporal Reasoning from Mobile Sensor Data using Qualitative Trigonometry
Juliane Brink 

Simulating land-use change in Portugal using an activity-based model
Jasper van Vliet, Hedwig van Delden

Urban DNA: exploring the biological metaphor of urban evolution with DG-ABC model
Ning Wu, Elisabete A. Silva

Measuring Perceived Accessibility to Urban Green Space: An Integration of GIS and Participatory Map
Fariba Sotoudehnia, Lex Comber 

A Workflow for Analyzing Interoperability of Geospatial Data Sets at Different Administrative Levels – A Case Study in Forest Fire Data
Kaori Otsu, Sven Schade, Laura Díaz

Integrated Environmental Modeling — An SDI-based Framework for Integrated Assessment of Agricultural Information
Muhammad Imran, Raul Zurita-Milla, Rolf A. de By

Building the IDECi-UIB: the Scientific Spatial Data Infrastructure Node for the Balearic Islands University
Llorenç J. Guasp Giner, Maurici Ruiz Pérez, H.J. (John) Stuiver

RESTful Web Processing Service
Theodor Foerster, Andre Brühl, Bastian Schäffer 

Detecting Symmetries in Building Footprints by String Matching
Jan-Henrik Haunert

Querying Vague Spatial Information in Geographic Data Warehouses
Thiago Siqueira, Rodrigo Mateus, Ricardo Ciferri, Valeria Times, Cristina Ciferri

A Hierarchal Approach toward Time-Dependent Topographic Visualization
Sagi Dalyot, Yerach Doytsher

St-Toolkit: A Framework for Trajectory Data Warehousing
Simone Campora, Jose Antonio Fernandes de Macedo, Laura Spinsanti 

Measuring the Development Patterns of Urban Villages in Shenzhen
Pu Hao, Stan Geertman, Pieter Hooimeijer, Richard Sliuzas

Integrating socio-economic and land-use models to support urban and regional planning
Hedwig van Delden, Garry McDonald, Yu-e Shi, Jelle Hurkens, Jasper van Vliet, Marjan van den Belt

In search of data alignment: When best available data overrides the real requirement
Nicholas Chrisman

Establishing a Publication Outlet Rating for GIScience
Werner Kuhn, Christoph Brox 

Communicating Uncertainty in Spatial Decision Support Systems: a Case Study of Bioenergy-Crop Potentials in Mozambique
Judith Anne Verstegen, Floor van der Hilst, Derek Karssenberg, André Faaij

Modeling Umwelten
Jens Ortmann, Henry Michels

Simultaneous & topologically-safe line simplification for a variable-scale planar partition
Martijn Meijers

Analysis of quantitative profiles of GI Education: towards an analytical basis for EduMapping
Frans Rip, Elias Grinias, Dimitris Kotzinos

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