The Resource Mathematical techniques in GIS, Peter Dale

Mathematical techniques in GIS, Peter Dale

Label
Mathematical techniques in GIS
Title
Mathematical techniques in GIS
Statement of responsibility
Peter Dale
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explaining the fundamentals that support the manipulation and display of geographic information, this book focuses on basic mathematical techniques and reviews the characteristics of geographic information. The new edition contains end-of-chapter summaries, thorough revisions to every chapter, expanded information on computer graphics and spatial analysis, and an expanded section on vectors. It gives GIS professionals the tools they need to advise others of the integrity of results, the quality of the information, and the safety of using it
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
910.285
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
G70.23
LC item number
.D35 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Mathematical techniques in GIS, Peter Dale
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revised edition of: Introduction to mathematical techniques used in GIS
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Contents; Preface to Second Edition; Preface to First Edition; The Author; List of Tables; List of Illustrations; List of Boxes; List of Examples; Chapter 1: Characteristics of Geographic Information; Chapter 2: Numbers and Numerical Analysis; Chapter 3: Algebra: Treating Numbers as Symbols; Chapter 4: The Geometry of Common Shapes; Chapter 5: Plane and Spherical Trigonometry; Chapter 6: Differential and Integral Calculus; Chapter 7: Matrices and Determinants; Chapter 8: Vectors; Chapter 9: Curves and Surfaces; Chapter 10: 2D/3D Transformations; Chapter 11: Map Projections
  • Chapter 12: Basic StatisticsChapter 13: Correlation and Regression; Chapter 14: Best-Fit Solutions; Further Reading; Back Cover
Control code
ocn880455884
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 331 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466595552
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, tables
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34209104
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)880455884
  • ebl1466595558

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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