AutoCarto Proceedings Papers 2010

The Cartographic and Geographic Information Society is proud to present this record of AutoCarto 2010, a CaGIS Research Symposium, held in Orlando, Florida, USA. AutoCarto 2010 was a part of Special Joint Symposium of International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing Commission IV held in conjunction with the American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing on "Geospatial Data and Geovisualization: Environment, Security, and Society."

Contents © 2010, 2011 by the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, and Cartography and Geographic Information Society. All rights reserved.

E. Lynn Usery, AutoCarto 2010 Conference Chair and Director, Center of Excellence in Geospatail Information Science, U. S. Geological Survery,

Suggested Citation:
Madden, Marguerite, and E. Lynn Usery, Editors (2011) ISPRS Archives – Volume XXXVIII Part 4, Geospatial Data and Geovisualization: Environment, Security, and Society, Special Joint Symposium of ISPRS Commission IV and AutoCarto 2010 in conjunction with ASPRS, Orlando, Florida, USA, November 15-19. ISBN 1-57083-094-0. Internet at


Handheld Data Collection and Its Effects on Mapping by Elise Alkire

Identifying Vector Feature Textures Using Fuzzy Sets by Chris Anderson-Tarver, S. Leyk, Barbara P. Buttenfield

Web Mapping with Google Maps Mashups: Overlaying Geodata  by Ibrahim Bildirici, N.N. Ulugtekin 

Advances in Desktop 3D-Stereoscopic Visualization of Geospatial Data  by Barry Bitters 

Looking Back and Ahead: A History of Cartography at the Census Bureau and What the Future Holds  by Kaile Bower 

Performance of Map Symbol and Label Design with Format And Display Resolution Options Through Scale for the National Map  by Cynthia Brewer, C.L. Hanchett, Barbara P. Buttenfield, E.L. Usery 

Visualisation of Health Data Through SVG Maps  by Otakar Cerba 

Automatic Selection of the Roads Using Network Structure In Transportation Generalization  by O. Nuri Çobankaya, Serdar Aslan, Özlem Simav 

Creation of Next Generation U.S. Geological Survey Topographic Maps  by Kari Craun 

Us Census Bureau Maf/Tiger Product Database: Implementation In The Redesigned Maf/Tiger System Environment  by A.A. Danso 

Affecting Decision Making: Eliciting Emotional Responses During Map Reading Through Music  by Robert Edsall 

Shape Assessment of Generalized Building Footprints  by Yevgeniya Filippovska, Martin Kada 

A Cartographic Presentation Model For Navigation and Location-Based Applications  by Dariusz Gotlib 

Geovisualization of Planned and Executed Routes for Land Navigation Training with Pen Based and Gps Technology  by Michael Hendricks, James Merlo, John Puryear, Justin Smith 

Compromising Contextual Constraints and Cartographic Rules: Application to Sustainable Maps  by Charlotte Hoarau 

A New Construction Method for Circle Cartograms and Its Application  by Ryo Inoue 

Publication of Land Price Information Through the Comparison Of Interpolated Appraised Prices and Transaction Prices  by Ryo Inoue, W. Nakanishi, A. Sugiura, T. Nakano, S. Yoneyama 

Terrain Generalization with Multi-Scale Pyramids Constrained By Curvature  by Bernhard Jenny, L. Hurni 

Aggregation of 3D Buildings with a Hybrid Data Model  by Martin Kada 

Korean Atlas Program for Coastal Pollution Response  by Hye-Jin Kim, Moonjin Lee, Seung-Hyun Lee 

Visualizing Natural Hazard Data and Uncertainties – Customization Through a Web-Based Cartographic Information System  by Melanie Kunz, Adrienne Grêt-Regamey, Lorenz Hurnia 

Completing Fragmentary River Networks Via Induced Terrain  by Tsz-Yam Lau, W. Randolph Franklin 

Visualization of Dynamics in Linear Referenced Transportation Data  by Yanfen Le 

The Impact of Hurricanes on Crime in the City of Houston, Tx: A Spatio-Temporal Analysis  by Michael Leitner, M. Helbich 

Diarrheal Mortality of Children In Association with Hydrography in Brazil  by Stefan Leyk, T.P. Phillips, J.M. Smith, J.R. Nuckols 

Post-Event Flood Documentation and Communication Using a Hydrological Map Information System  by Christophe Lienert, R. Weingartner, L. Hurni 

Consistency in Maps with Altering Scales - A Cartographic Experiment by the Use of Mobile Phones  by Terje Midtbo 

A Visual Art Interface to Multi-Temporal Maps  by Antoni Moore, Diana Marinescu, Robert Tenzer 

Supporting Automated Pen and Ink Style Surface Illustration With B-Spline Models  by James E. Mower 

Indoortubes A Novel Design for Indoor Maps  by Alexander Nossum 

Smooth Transition Between 2D and 3D Digital Atlas Visualization Using Computer Game Technology  by Lorenzo Oleggini, S. Nova, I. Orvieto, L. Hurni 

Analysing Eye Movement Patterns to Improve Map Design  by Kristien Ooms, Philippe De Maeyer, Veerle Fack 

Indoor Navigation and Modeling Using Photographed Evacuation Plans and MEMS IMU  by Michael Peter, Norbert Haala, Markus Schenk, Tim Otto 

Piece by Piece: A Method of Cartographic Line Generalization Using Regular Hexagonal Tessellation  by Paulo Raposo 

The Card Sorting Method for Map Symbol Design  by Robert Roth, B.G. Finch, J.I. Blanford, A. Klippel, A.C. Robinson, A. M. MacEachren 

Producing Millions of Maps for the United States' 2010 Decennial Census  by Matthew Schell, S. Spahlinger 

Designing a Cartographic Ontology for Use with Expert Systems  by Richard Smith 

Hydrographic Feature Generalization in Dry Mountainous Terrain  by Lawrence Stanislawski, Barbara P. Buttenfield 

Establishing Classification and Hierarchy in Populated Place Labeling for Multiscale Mapping for the National Map  by Wesley Stroh, S.J. Butzler, C.A. Brewer 

Planning for the Future: The Geographic Support System Initiative For the U.S. Census Bureau  by Timothy Trainor 

Topographic Base Maps for Physical Planning Maps: User Research for Generalization  by Corne P.J.M. van Elzakker, W.P.E. van de Berg 

Object-Relational Datamodel Components for Geologic Mapping Conduct  by Stephan van Gasselt, Andea Nass 

Complex Topographic Feature Ontology Patterns  by Dalia Varanka, Thomas J. Jerris 

An Open Source Web Application For Historic Air Photo Display and Distribution in Wisconsin  by Howard Veregin, P.C. Gorman, J. Stoltenberg, A.J. Wortley, M. Bricknell 

Application of the Radical Law in Generalization of National Hydrography Data for Multiscale Mapping  by James Wilmer, C.A. Brewer 

Architectures for Business-Critical Mobile Mapping  by Paul M. Wilson 

5D-Odetlap: A Novel Five-Dimensional Compression Method on Time-Varying Multivariable Geospatial Dataset  by You Li, Tsz-Yam Lau, Peter Fox, W. Randolph Franklin