By J.-C. Thill
Computer-based transportation functions and databases were a truth of existence for numerous many years. Transportation info, in spite of the fact that, has usually now not been obtainable in a uncomplicated demeanour, and integrating facts from various resources has too frequently been a problem in itself. Geographic info platforms (GIS) have revolutionized spatial making plans and determination making through the use of the spatial size of the depicted international as a standard thread in response to which all details should be referenced. the appliance of GIS to transportation learn (GIS-T) is readily turning into a mature area of program of the GIS know-how and has won complete attractiveness between transportation practitioners and teachers. This publication fills a void via delivering an outline of the state of the art of GIS for transportation, from information administration concerns, to facts manipulation and research, together with issues delivered to the vanguard via real-time and cellular computing. The twenty-two unique contributions by way of across the world acclaimed authors could be a key reference for practitioners, scholars and students.
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