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Generalization of coastlines and contours.

A. J. Pannekoek

Generalization of coastlines and contours.

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Published by [International Yearbook of Cartography] .
Written in English


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Pagination19p. ;
Number of Pages19
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A contour line (also isoline, isopleth, or isarithm) is a line on a map joining points of equal height or depth above or below a level, usually mean sea level. It is often just called a “contour”.

Each contour is a closed curve (Veregin; Cheung and Shi ).Author: Haowen Yan. This chapter reviews recent development in terrain generalisation. We focus on issues of aesthetics and legibility in the application of cartographic generalisation.

Generalisation methods are relevant to traditional terrain representations (spot heights, contours, hypsometric colours, shaded relief) and to grid and triangulated surface generalisation. GRADUAL GENERALIZATION OF NAUTICAL CHART CONTOURS WITH A B-SPLINE SNAKE METHOD BY DANDAN MIAO BS in Geographic Information Systems, Wuhan University, THESIS Submitted to the University of New Hampshire in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Science in Ocean Engineering September, File Size: 3MB.

Coastline generalization. Coastlines are a peculiar feature in maps – while other elements of nature are occasionally omitted depending on the purpose of the map the distinction of land and water is nearly always displayed.

Method for coast line generalization, based on medial axis transformation [29] 2 maps of contour lines toscale Method for contour line generalization These lines could be. The sensitivity to possible generalization errors in coastline generalization is of great importance to coastline generalization’s shape similarity assessment methods.

To test this property, four different generalization schemes on Coastline 4 are done manually to generate four different coastlines, as is shown in Figure : Zhaoxing Li, Jingsheng Zhai, Fang Wu. Section 08 Generalization Généralisation Automated Cartographic Generalization: Approach and Methods A System for Automated Generalisation of Contour Lines Zhilin Li, Haigang Sui and Jianya Gong Beat Peter and Robert Weibel Raster-based generalisation of polygon data, with special reference to coastlines Allan Brown.

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