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  • GIS in Sustainable Urban Planning and Management

    A Global Perspective

    The Open Access version of this book, available at http://www.tandfebooks.com/doi/view/10.1201/9781315146638, has been made available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-No Derivatives 3.0 license.GIS is used today to better understand and solve urban problems. GIS in Sustainable Urban Planning and Management: A Global Perspective, explores and illustrates the capacity that geo ... Read more

    Free

  • Geospatial Intelligence

    Origins and Evolution

    Geospatial Intelligence: Origins and Evolution tells the story of how the current age of geospatial knowledge evolved from its ancient origins to become ubiquitous in daily life across the globe, weaving a tapestry of stories about the people, events, ideas, and technologies that affected the trajectory of what has become known as GEOINT. ... Read more

    $65.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Applied Geostatistics with SGeMS

    A User's Guide

    The Stanford Geostatistical Modeling Software (SGeMS) is an open-source computer package for solving problems involving spatially related variables. It provides geostatistics practitioners with a user-friendly interface, an interactive 3-D visualization, and a wide selection of algorithms. This practical book provides a step-by-step guide to using SGeMS algorithms. It explains the underlying ... Read more

    $54.99 AUD

  • Thinking About GIS

    Geographic Information System Planning for Managers

    Book 5 - Thinking About GIS
    Thinking About GIS: Geographic Information System Planning for Managers presents a planning model for designing data and technology systems that will meet any organization’s specific needs. Designed for two primary audiences, senior managers who oversee information technologies and technical specialists responsible for system design, this book provides a common platform on which to conduct GIS ... Read more

    $27.99 AUD

  • Counteracting Urban Heat Island Effects in a Global Climate Change Scenario

    Urban heat islands are a new type of microclimatic phenomenon that causes a significant increase in the temperature of cities compared to surrounding areas. The phenomenon has been enforced by the current trend towards climate change. Although experts consider urban heat islands an urgent European Union public health concern, there are too few policies that address it. The EU carried out a project ... Read more

    Free

  • Location-Based Information Systems

    Developing Real-Time Tracking Applications

    Drawing on the authors' more than six years of R&D in location-based information systems (LBIS) as well as their participation in defining the Java ME Location API 2.0, Location-Based Information Systems: Developing Real-Time Tracking Applications provides information and examples for creating real-time LBIS based on GPS-enabled cellular phones ... Read more

    Free

  • Critical Infrastructures: Risk and Vulnerability Assessment in Transportation of Dangerous Goods

    Transportation by Road and Rail

    Book 31 - Topics in Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality
    This book addresses a key issue in today’s society: the safer transport of dangerous goods, taking into account people, the environment and economics. In particular, it offers a potential approach to identifying the issues, developing the models, providing the methods and recommending the tools to address the risks and vulnerabilities involved. We believe this can only be achieved by assessing ... Read more

    $170.99 AUD

  • Python For ArcGIS

    This book introduces Python scripting for geographic information science (GIS) workflow optimization using ArcGIS. It builds essential programming skills for automating GIS analysis. Over 200 sample Python scripts and 175 classroom-tested exercises reinforce the learning objectives. Readers will learn to: • Write and run Python in the ArcGIS Python Window, the PythonWin IDE, and the PyScripter IDE ... Read more

    $143.99 AUD

  • Remote Sensing Digital Image Analysis

    An Introduction

    Possibly the greatest change confronting the practitioner and student of remote sensing in the period since the first edition of this text appeared in 1986 has been the enormous improvement in accessibility to image processing technology. Falling hardware and software costs, combined with an increase in functionality through the development of extremely versatile user interfaces, has meant that ... Read more

    $116.99 AUD

  • DIY Satellite Platforms

    Building a Space-Ready General Base Picosatellite for Any Mission

    by Sandy Antunes ...
    Want to build your own satellite and launch it into space? It’s easier than you may think. The first in a series of four books, this do-it-yourself guide shows you the essential steps needed to design a base picosatellite platform—complete with a solar-powered computer-controlled assembly—tough enough to withstand a rocket launch and survive in orbit for three months.Whether you want to conduct ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • GIS Research Methods

    Incorporating Spatial Perspectives

    GIS Research Methods: Incorporating Spatial Perspectives shows researchers how to incorporate spatial thinking and geographic information system (GIS) technology into research design and analysis. Topics include research design, digital data sources, volunteered geographic information, analysis using GIS, and how to link research results to policy and action. The concepts presented in GIS Research ... Read more

    $93.99 AUD

  • Small and Short-Range Radar Systems

    Radar Expert, Esteemed Author Gregory L. Charvat on CNN and CBSAuthor Gregory L. Charvat appeared on CNN on March 17, 2014 to discuss whether Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 might have literally flown below the radar. He appeared again on CNN on March 20, 2014 to explain the basics of radar, and he explored the hope and limitations of the technology i ... Read more

    $164.99 AUD

  • The Five Elements First Grade Geography Series

    1st Grade Books

    series Children's How Things Work Books
    Geography can be a tough nut to crack if introduced ineffectively. Children at fifth grade still need as much as visual as possible. They easily get bored with textbooks filled with writings. A splash of color and illustration will facilitate for better memory and the more effective absorption of geographic information. Hence, your child needs this book. Grab a copy today! ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Green Infrastructure

    Map and Plan the Natural World with GIS

    To conserve our natural assets—our green infrastructure—we need to map them, and plan for their protection.Every day, decisions about land development are made—often without consideration to the natural features and functions already there. The placement of housing on rich soil, paving over aquifer recharge zones, or disconnecting wildlife corridors are mistakes easily avoided if we start to ... Read more

    $58.99 AUD

  • Getting to Know Web GIS

    by Pinde Fu ...
    series Getting to Know
    Getting to Know Web GIS, a workbook with detailed, step-by-step exercises, teaches readers how to share resources online and build web GIS applications easily and quickly. It covers Esri’s suite of web GIS technologies including ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS for Server, web app templates, WebApp Builder, API for JavaScript, mobile GIS apps, mobile SDKs, CityEngine, and 3D web maps.Holistic Approach: ... Read more

    $70.99 AUD

  • Women and GIS

    Mapping Their Stories

    by ESRI Press ...
    Twenty-three stories about how ordinary girls with very different passions have become extraordinary women and made significant contributions to our worldWomen look to other women as role models and for inspiration. Seeing confidence, leadership, and accomplishments in other women helps a young woman envision herself with those qualities. Women and GIS: Mapping Their Stories tells the tales of how ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • Strategic GIS Planning and Management in Local Government

    This "how-to" book on planning and managing GIS within local government describes and details the key components of a successful enterprise, sustainable and enduring GIS. It describes the strategic planning process an organization must undertake prior to GIS implementation. The heart of the book is the formula for success that offers a systematic methodology for examining and benchmarking a GIS ... Read more

    $113.99 AUD

  • Using R for Digital Soil Mapping

    series Progress in Soil Science
    This book describes and provides many detailed examples of implementing Digital Soil Mapping (DSM) using R. The work adheres to Digital Soil Mapping theory, and presents a strong focus on how to apply it. DSM exercises are also included and cover procedures for handling and manipulating soil and spatial data in R. The book also introduces the basic concepts and practices for building spatial soil ... Read more

    $143.99 AUD

  • Precision Agriculture Technology for Crop Farming

    This book provides a review of precision agriculture technology development, followed by a presentation of the state-of-the-art and future requirements of precision agriculture technology. It presents different styles of precision agriculture technologies suitable for large scale mechanized farming; highly automated community-based mechanized production; and fully mechanized farming practices ... Read more

    Free

  • Esri ArcGIS Desktop Associate Certification Study Guide

    For 10.5

    The Esri ArcGIS Desktop Associate Certification Study Guide for 10.5 is tailored to meet the preparation needs of candidates taking the ArcGIS Desktop Associate exam. For each exam objective, the study guide includes the following components: Prepare—topics in the ArcGIS documentation candidates need to know for the exam; Practice—tasks to perform, or links to resources, including web courses, to ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD

  • Getting to Know ArcGIS Pro 2.6

    Continuing the tradition of the best-selling Getting to Know series, Getting to Know ArcGIS Pro 2.6 teaches new and existing GIS users how to get started solving problems using ArcGIS Pro. Using ArcGIS Pro for these tasks allows you to understand complex data with the leading GIS software that many businesses and organizations use every day.Getting to Know ArcGIS Pro 2.6 introduces the basic tools ... Read more

    $126.99 AUD

  • Building a Smarter Community

    GIS for State and Local Government

    Book 3 - Applying GIS
    Provide open data, balance decisions and initiatives, and create equitable policies.Smart communities don’t wait for someone to deem them smart; they take action. State and local governments worldwide have taken that first step using geographic information system (GIS) technology. Applying GIS to planning and urban design, public works operations, and racial equity and social justice has helped ... Read more

    $28.99 AUD

  • Resilient Communities across Geographies

    What makes a community resilient? How do we ensure its sustainable future?Resilience—the unique ability to positively adapt to changing physical and social environments—is essential for populations of all sizes and locales in today's world of unexpected changes and increasing instances of environmental change. Communities around the globe possess unique combinations of culture, skills, and ... Read more

    $49.99 AUD

  • Drones: Unmanned Vehicles, UFO's and Government Use

    by Brenda Foster ...
    Drones and Personal Unmanned Aircraft! - NEWLY UPDATED 2nd EDITION - now in paperback! New content added at no additional charge!THE TRUTH ABOUT DRONES!Don't Be In The Dark Any Longer!Are you Being Spied On? Is Your Privacy At Risk? Are You Safe? Find Out NOW! Purchase your copy today!Are drones flying near your home? Is your privacy at risk? Is your safety a concern? Are you being spied on? Is it ... Read more

    $4.22 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus