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Last week our GIScience team member Dr. Andreas Reimer successfully defended his PhD at TU Eindhoven (Promotor: Prof. Dr. Bettina Speckmann, Eindhoven and Co-promotor: Prof. Dr. W.A. Mackaness, Edinburgh).
The topic of the PhD thesis was “Cartographic modelling for automated map generation” and includes a range of fascinating research on cartography, ranging from schematizing and [...]

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SUCAP is go!

With all contracts signed, the Strategi urban-area carricature and aggregation project SUCAP is about to start.

One of the world’s leaders in automated generalization, Ordnance Survey and the Heidelberg University GIScience Research Group have teamed up to bring some polgyons into shape.

The projects goal is to investigate new and efficient ways of automatically generalizing urban-areas for [...]

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