Essays about: "web maps"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 54 essays containing the words web maps.

  1. 1. Optimization Methods for Direct Volume Rendering on the Client Side Web

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Informationskodning

    Author : Tobias Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Volume Visualization; Ray Casting; Optimization; GPU; Web;

    Abstract : Volume visualization has been made available on the web using the Direct Volume Rendering (DVR) technique, powered by the WebGL 1 API. While the technique produces visually pleasing output, the performance of the prototypes that implement this leave much desired. 2017 saw the release of the next version of WebGL, WebGL 2. READ MORE

  2. 2. Understanding and Improving the Utilization of Web and Mobile GIS Solutions for Outdoor Environment Management

    University essay from KTH/Geoinformatik

    Author : Lea Zuna; [2019]
    Keywords : GIS; web- and mobile GIS; outdoor environment management; contextual design; user-centered design;

    Abstract : Trees, plants, water,playgrounds, green areas and benches are just a few out of many components thatforms a pleasant outdoor environment. Not only are management and maintenancenecessary to keep the environment clean and nice for everybodys well-being, butalso documentation and records of geographic data representing the outdoorenvironment. READ MORE

  3. 3. Communicating climate change and health: Which messages best motivate engagement in climate change advocacy?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Taryn Sadler; [2018]
    Keywords : framing; frame analysis; climate change; health; advocacy; civil society;

    Abstract : In recent years the public health frame has emerged as a potentially powerful lens through which to communicate the issue of climate change. However, Australian civil society groups have not yet identified which messages about climate change and health best motivate broader and deeper engagement with climate change advocacy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Incorporating GIS in urban planning : Quantifying accessibility to sociotopic user values for use in urban planning and citizen dialogue – a case study of Årstafältet, Stockholm.

    University essay from KTH/Geoinformatik

    Author : Anna Nordlöv; [2018]
    Keywords : GIS; Urban planning; Urban design; Citizen dialogue; Bivariate maps; Web-GIS; Network distance; Sociotope;

    Abstract : There exists a debate regarding where to build new housing in increasingly denser cities today. Often it is the green spaces that must be sacrificed which lead to conflicts among decision makers and citizens. Although, some sources claim (Byrne et al. READ MORE

  5. 5. An open source web GIS tool for analysis and visualization of elephant GPS telemetry data, alongside environmental and anthropogenic variables

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Patrick Kabatha; [2018]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; web GIS; web mapping; open source; wildlife; elephant; ecology; time series; GPS telemetry; Biology and Life Sciences; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The movement and distribution of ecologically important herbivores such as elephants are of great significance to conservation biologist seeking to understand the fundamental triggers that influence their mobility and the extent to which these parameters affect how they utilize their immediate and surrounding resources. The recent advancement in animal tracking technology coupled with the availability of moderate to high-resolution satellite data, permits scientists to develop elephant cognitive maps of their adjacent environment, thus offering novel opportunities for research in the fields of wildlife movement ecology and the wider conservation biology. READ MORE