Books and Book Editorships

  1. T. Cova, H. Miller, K. Beard, A. Frank (ed.):
    "Geographic Information Science (Extended Abstracts) GIScience 2008";
    Springer, New York, Heidelberg, 2008, 333 pages. BibTeX,


  2. T. Cova, H. Miller, K. Beard, A. Frank (ed.):
    "Geographic Information Science · 5th International Conference, GIScience 2008";
    Springer, New York, Heidelberg, 2008, ISBN: 978-3-540-87472-0; 393 pages. BibTeX,


  3. D. Medak:
    "Lifestyles - A Paradigm for the Description of Spatiotemporal Databases";
    in series "Geoinfo Series", series editor: A. Frank; issued by: Department of Geoinformation and Cartography; GeoInfo Series, Wien, 2008, ISBN: 978-3-901716-39-3, 176 pages. BibTeX,


  4. G. Navratil:
    "Proceedings of the Colloquium for Andrew U. Frank's 60th Birthday";
    in series "Geoinfo Series", series editor: A. Frank; issued by: Institute for Geoinformation and Cartography Vienna University of Technology; GeoInfo Series, Wien, 2008, ISBN: 978-3-901716-41-6, 129 pages. BibTeX,


Publications in Scientific Journals

  1. G. Fallahi, M. Mesgari, A. Rajabifard, A. Frank:
    "A Methodology Based on Ontology for Geo-Service Discovery";
    World Applied Sciences Journal, 3 (2008), 2. BibTeX, More information


  2. G. Fallahi, M. Mesgari, A. Rajabifard, A. Frank:
    "An Ontological Structure for Semantic Interoperability of GIS and Environmental Modeling";
    International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 10 (2008), 342 - 357. BibTeX, More information


  3. A. Frank:
    "Analysis of Dependence of Decision Quality on Data Quality";
    Journal of Geographical Systems, 10 (2008), 1; 71 - 88. BibTeX, More information


  4. A. Frank:
    "Shortest Path in a Multi-Modal Transportation Network";
    KI Künstliche Intelligenz, 3 (2008), 3; 14 - 18. BibTeX, More information


  5. G. Navratil:
    "Book review (3D Cadastre in an International Context)";
    International Journal of Geographical Information Science (invited), 22 (2008), 9; 1033 - 1034. BibTeX,


  6. G. Navratil:
    "Legal and Technical Aspects of Decisions on Property Boundaries --­ The Case of Austria";
    Nordic Journal of Surveying and Real Estate Research, 5 (2008), 1; 7 - 23. BibTeX, More information


  7. G. Navratil, A. Frank:
    "Expropriation in the Simple Cadastre";
    Nordic Journal of Surveying and Real Estate Research, 3 (2008), 3; 93 - 101. BibTeX, More information


  8. G. Navratil, M. Hackl:
    "Genauigkeit der von Laien durchgeführten horizontalen Seitenmessung";
    Österreichische Zeitschrift für Vermessung und Geoinformation (VGI), begutachteter Beitrag, 96 (2008), 1; 27 - 36. BibTeX, More information


  9. T. Shirabe:
    "Minimum Work Paths in Elevated Networks";
    Networks, 52 (2008), 2; 88 - 97. BibTeX, More information


  10. C. Twaroch, G. Muggenhuber:
    "Dynamisches Vermessungsrecht";
    Österreichische Zeitschrift für Vermessung und Geoinformation (VGI), 4 (2008), 4; 135 - 145. BibTeX,


Contributions to Books

  1. A. Frank:
    "A Case for Simple Laws";
    in: "The Mystery of Capital and the Construction of Social Reality", B. Smith, D. Mark, I. Ehrlich (ed.); Open Court, 2008, ISBN: 978-0812696158, 261 - 279. BibTeX, More information


  2. A. Frank:
    "COSIT Conference Series";
    in: "Encyclopedia of Geographic Information Science", K. Kemp (ed.); issued by: SAGE; SAGE Publications, Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore, 2008, (invited), ISBN: 978-1-4129-1313-3, 51 - 52. BibTeX,


  3. A. Frank:
    "Economics of Geographic Information";
    in: "Encyclopedia of Geographic Information Science", K. Kemp (ed.); issued by: SAGE; SAGE Publications, Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore, 2008, (invited), ISBN: 978-1-4129-1313-3, 120 - 122. BibTeX,


  4. A. Frank:
    "Ontology";
    in: "Encyclopedia of Geographic Information Science", K. Kemp (ed.); issued by: SAGE; SAGE Publications, Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore, 2008, (invited), ISBN: 978-1-4129-1313-3, 326 - 329. BibTeX,


  5. H. Rezayan, A. Frank, F. Karimipour, M. Delavar:
    "'Temporal Topological Relationships of Convex Spaces in Space Syntax Theory";
    in: "Advances in Spatio-Temporal Analysis", issued by: ISPRS; Taylor & Francis, London, 2008, ISBN: 978-0-203-93755-6, 85 - 101. BibTeX,


Talks and Poster Presentations (with Proceedings-Entry)

  1. F. Karimipour, A. Frank, M. Delavar:
    "An Operation-Independent Approach to Extend 2D Spatial Operations to 3D and Moving Objects";
    Talk: ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information, Irving, CA, USA; 2008-11-05 - 2008-11-07; in: "Proceedings of the 16th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM GIS 2008)", W. G. Aref et al. (ed.); The Association for Computing Machinery, Inc., (2008), ISBN: 978-1-60558323-5; 51 - 56. BibTeX, More information


  2. T. Shirabe:
    "A Variant of Shortest Path that Buys You Time to Decide Where to Go";
    Talk: 5th International Conference, GIScience 2008, Park City, Utah,; 2008-09-23 - 2008-09-25; in: "Geographic Information Science (Extended Abstracts)", T. Cova, H. Miller, K. Beard, A. Frank, M. Goodchild (ed.); Taylor and Francis, (2008), 160 pages. BibTeX,


  3. H. Hochmair, G. Navratil:
    "Computation of Scenic Routes in Street Networks";
    Talk: GI_Forum, Salzburg; 2008-07-02 - 2008-07-04; in: "Geospatial Crossroads @ GI_Forum", A. Car, G. Griesebner, J. Strobl (ed.); Wichmann Verlag, (2008), ISBN: 978-3-87907-465-5; 124 - 133. BibTeX,


  4. G. Navratil, E. Grillmayer:
    "Massenhafte räumliche Anpassungen in GIS";
    Talk: Agit 2008, Salzburg; 2008-07-02 - 2008-07-04; in: "Angewandte Geoinformatik 2008", J. Strobl, T. Blaschke, G. Griesebner (ed.); Wichmann Verlag, Heidelberg (2008), ISBN: 978-3-8-7907-464-8; 711 - 720. BibTeX,


  5. F. Karimipour, M. Delavar:
    "Extension of Spatial Operations for Multi-Dimensional GIS";
    Talk: Colloquium Andrew U. Frank 2008, Vienna; 2008-06-30 - 2008-07-01; in: "Proceedings of the Colloquium for Andrew U. Frank's Birthday 2008", G. Navratil (ed.); Geoinfo Series, 39 (2008), ISBN: 978-3-901716-41-6; 125 - 129. BibTeX, More information


  6. F. Karimipour, M. Delavar, A. Frank:
    "A Mathematical Tool to Extend 2D Spatial Operations";
    Talk: Iccsa 2008, Perugia, Italy; 2008-06-30 - 2008-07-02; in: "Computational Science and Its Applications - ICCSA 2008", O. Gervasi, B. Murgante, A. Laganà, D. Taniar, Y. Mun, M. Gavrilova (ed.); Springer, LNCS 5072 /Part 1/ Heldelberg (2008), ISBN: 978-3-540-69838-8; 153 - 164. BibTeX, More information


  7. A. Frank:
    "Data Quality - What Can an Ontological Analysis Contribute?";
    Talk: 8th International Symposium on Spatial Accuracy Assessment in Natural Resources and Environment Sciences, Shanghai, China; 2008-06-25 - 2008-06-27; in: "Spatial Uncertainty", J. Zhang, M. Goodchild (ed.); World Academy Union, Vol. 1 (2008), ISBN: 978-1-84626-170-1; 393 - 397. BibTeX, More information


  8. A. Frank:
    "Information Processes Produce the Imperfection in the Data - The Information Infrastructure Compensate for Them";
    Talk: Spatial Data Handling 2008, Montpellier France; 2008-06-23 - 2008-06-25; in: "Headway in Spatial Data Handling", A. Ruas, C. Gold (ed.); Springer, LNG&C (2008), ISBN: 978-3-540-68565-4; 467 - 486. BibTeX, More information


  9. B. Hofer, A. Frank:
    "Towards a Method to Generally Describe Physical Spatial Processes";
    Talk: Spatial Data Handling 2008, Montpellier France; 2008-06-23 - 2008-06-25; in: "Headway in Spatial Data Handling", A. Ruas, C. Gold (ed.); Springer, LNG&C (2008), ISBN: 978-3-540-68565-4; 217 - 232. BibTeX, More information


  10. H. Rezayan, M. Delavar, A. Frank, M. Mansouri:
    "Spatial Rules Generate Urban Patterns: Emergence of the Small-World Network";
    Talk: Spatial Data Handling 2008, Montpellier France; 2008-06-23 - 2008-06-25; in: "Headway in Spatial Data Handling", A. Ruas, C. Gold (ed.); Springer, (2008), ISBN: 978-3-540-68565-4; 533 - 555. BibTeX,


  11. A. Frank:
    "Semantically Valid Alignment in the "Semantic Web": The Problem of Grounding";
    Talk: AGILE Worshop 2008, Girona, Spain; 2008-05-05 - 2008-05-08; in: "Pre-AGILE Workshop", M. Aufaure, E. Klien (ed.); (2008), 9 pages. BibTeX, More information


  12. C. Gaisbauer, A. Frank:
    "Wayfinding Model for Pedestrian Navigation";
    Talk: AGILE 2008, Girona, Spain; 2008-05-05 - 2008-05-08; in: "11th AGILE International Conference on Geographic Information Science 2008", L. Bernard, A. Friis-Christensen, H. Pundt, I. Compte (ed.); (2008), ISBN: 978-3-540-78945-1; Paper ID 59, 9 pages. BibTeX, More information


  13. G. Navratil, F. Karimipour, A. Frank:
    "Lifting Imprecise Values";
    Talk: AGILE 2008, Girona, Catalonia, Spain; 2008-05-05 - 2008-05-08; in: "The European Information Society Taking Geoinformation Science One Step Further", L. Bernard, A. Friis-Christensen, H. Pundt (ed.); (2008), ISBN: 978-3-540-78945-1; 79 - 94. BibTeX, More information


  14. A. Frank:
    "Requirements for 3D in Geographic Informations Systems Applications";
    Talk: 3D Geoinfo 07, Delft (invited); 2007-12-12 - 2007-12-14; in: "Advances in 3D Geoinformation Systems", P. van Oosterom, S. Zlatanova, F. Penninga, E. Fendel (ed.); Springer, (2008), ISBN: 978-3-540-72134-5; 419 - 423. BibTeX,


Talks and Poster Presentations (without Proceedings-Entry)

  1. A. Frank:
    "Comments from Invited Panelists and Discussants, General Plenary Discussion";
    Talk: NCGIA International Symposium on Geographic Information Science, Santa Barbara, USA (invited); 2008-12-10 - 2008-12-13. BibTeX,


  2. A. Frank:
    "Wie beurteilt man die Wirtschaftlichkeit von GIS Anwendung";
    Talk: VoGIS-Fachforum, Feldkirch, Vorarlberg (invited); 2008-11-20. BibTeX,


  3. G. Navratil:
    "Der österreichische Kadaster aus der Sicht der Universität";
    Talk: Sitzung der Österreichischen Geodätischen Kommission, Wien (invited); 2008-11-19. BibTeX,


  4. G. Navratil:
    "Visionen zu Forschung - Ausbildung - Berufsfeld";
    Talk: Sitzung der Österreichischen Geodätischen Kommission, Wien (invited); 2008-11-19. BibTeX,


  5. G. Wilke, A. Frank:
    "Spray Can Geometry";
    Poster: Junior Scientist Conference, Wien; 2008-11-16 - 2008-11-18. BibTeX, More information


  6. A. Frank:
    "Time and Process in GIS: What can ontology contribute?";
    Talk: Informatique Université de Pau et du Pays d'Adour, Pau, France (invited); 2008-11-14. BibTeX,


  7. A. Frank:
    "Ontology for Moving Points/Objects/Change... What can ontology contribute to our debate?";
    Talk: Representation, Analysis and Visualization of Moving Objects, Dagstuhl, Germany. (invited); 2008-11-02 - 2008-11-07. BibTeX,


  8. T. Shirabe:
    "Containing a Moving Object in a Network";
    Talk: Representation, Analysis and Visualization of Moving Objects, Dagstuhl, Germany.; 2008-11-02 - 2008-11-07. BibTeX, More information


  9. A. Frank:
    "Representation and Data Modeling";
    Talk: 5th International Conference, GIScience 2008, Park City, Utah; USA (invited); 2008-09-23 - 2008-09-27. BibTeX,


  10. A. Frank:
    "Metadata Quo Vadis? Time and Process: The Challenge for GIS and What Ontology Can Contribute";
    Keynote Lecture: StartAG, Maynooth, Ireland (invited); 2008-09-04 - 2008-09-05. BibTeX,


  11. A. Frank:
    "Digitale Karten als Grundlage für Navigationsanwendungen - Potential und Gefahren (vor allem für einen "Laien")";
    Talk: GALILEO - Mehrwert für Verkehr und Mobilität? FFG, Gmunden (invited); 2008-09-01 - 2008-09-02. BibTeX,


  12. A. Frank:
    "Formal Ontologies for GIS: Current State and Challenges";
    Keynote Lecture: GI_Forum, Salzburg (invited); 2008-07-01 - 2008-07-04. BibTeX, More information


  13. G. Navratil:
    "3D-Kataster";
    Talk: Lehrveranstaltung: Ausgewählte Kapitel aus Landmanagement und Landentwicklung, Wien (invited); 2008-05-26. BibTeX,


  14. A. Frank:
    "E-cadastre in Europe: about National Spatial Data Infrastructure";
    Talk: International Conference on e-Government, Prishtina, Kosovo (invited); 2008-05-12 - 2008-05-13. BibTeX,


  15. A. Frank:
    "Schweizer Lehrende in Österreich";
    Talk: Schweizer Botschaft, Wien (invited); 2008-04-15. BibTeX,


  16. A. Frank:
    "Öffentliche Geodaten und ihr Markt";
    Talk: EU Projekt ePSIplus, Wien; 2008-03-04. BibTeX,


  17. B. Hofer, A. Frank:
    "Eine Kategorisierung Physikalisch Räumlicher Prozesse";
    Talk: 17. Deutschsprachige Kolloquium für Theorie und Quantitative Methoden in der Geographie, Salzburg; 2008-02-28 - 2008-03-01. BibTeX,


  18. A. Frank:
    "Les Systemes d'Information Geographique Interets et Applications";
    Talk: Projet MASGEO-TEMPUS, Tanger, Marokko; 2008-02-25 - 2008-02-29. BibTeX,


  19. A. Frank:
    "Qualität und Preis von Geodaten";
    Keynote Lecture: Geodäsie Austria Symposium, Steyr (invited); 2008-01-24. BibTeX,


Habilitation Theses

  1. T. Shirabe:
    "Combinatorial Optimization in Geography";
    Fakultät für Mathematik und Geoinformation, 2008. BibTeX,


Doctor's Theses (authored and supervised)

  1. P. Loustau:
    "Interpretation automatique d'itinerairers des recits de voyages";
    Supervisor, Reviewer: M. Gaio, A. Frank; Laboratoire d'Informatique de l'Université de Pau de l'Adour, 2008; oral examination: 2008-11-14. BibTeX,


  2. A. Boin:
    "Exposing Uncertainty: Communicating spatial data quality via the Internet";
    Supervisor, Reviewer: G. Hunter, A. Frank; Department of Geomatics, 2008; oral examination: 2008-06-24. BibTeX,


  3. F. Penninga:
    "3D Topography A Simplicial Complex-Based Solution in a Spatial DBMS";
    Supervisor, Reviewer: P. van Oosterom, A. Frank; OTB Research Institute for Housing, Urban and Mobility Studies, 2008; oral examination: 2008-06-19. BibTeX,


  4. G. Fallahi:
    "Discovery of Field-Based Geo Services Based on Ontology";
    Supervisor, Reviewer: A. Rajabifard, M. Mesgari, A. Frank; K.N. Toosi University of Technology, 2008; oral examination: 2008-06-01. BibTeX,


  5. C. Achatschitz:
    "Preference-Based Visual Interaction Spatial Decision Support in Tourist Information Systems";
    Supervisor, Reviewer: A. Frank, H. Werthner; Institut für Geoinformation und Kartographie, 2008; oral examination: 2008-01-28. BibTeX,


Diploma and Master Theses (authored and supervised)

  1. J. Thiery:
    "Das Europäische Satellitennavigationssystem Finanzierbarer Auftrag für die Europäische Wirtschaft oder finanzieller Gau?";
    Supervisor: A. Frank; Institut für Geoinformation und Kartographie, 2008; final examination: 2008-11-27. BibTeX,


  2. P. Tokarczyk:
    "Automatization of Data Acquisition and Processing for Pedestrian Navigation System Purposes";
    Supervisor: A. Frank; Geodezja i kartografia, Krakau, Polen, 2008; final examination: 2008-10-14. BibTeX,


  3. R. Eggenhofer:
    "HOMER. Eine reale und virtuelle Schatzsuche";
    Supervisor: A. Frank; Institut für Geoinformation und Kartographie, 2008; final examination: 2008-10-01. BibTeX,


  4. B. Zeiler:
    "OpenGeoTag-- An Open Source Software for Localisation of Digital Amateur Photographs";
    Supervisor: A. Frank; Institut für Geoinformation und Kartographie, 2008; final examination: 2008-09-09. BibTeX,


  5. R. Novak:
    "Verwendung von Versionsmanagement - Werkzeuge für sicheres kooperatives Arbeiten mit CAD-Plänen";
    Supervisor: A. Frank; Institut für Geoinformation und Kartographie, 2008; final examination: 2008-09-07. BibTeX,


  6. P. Meixner:
    "Österreichischer Kataster und Grundbuch - Ein Exportprodukt Case Study Russland";
    Supervisor: G. Navratil; Institut für Geoinformation und Kartographie, 2008; final examination: 2008-06-16. BibTeX,


  7. M. Herren:
    "Data Quality in Navigation Systems - A new approach to define user groups";
    Supervisor: A. Frank; Institut für Geoinformation und Kartographie, 2008; final examination: 2008-05-21. BibTeX,


  8. R. Feucht:
    "Flächenangaben im österreischischen Kataster";
    Supervisor: C. Twaroch, G. Navratil; Institut für Geoinformation und Kartographie, 2008; final examination: 2008-04-21. BibTeX,


Scientific Reports

  1. E. Grillmayer, R. Weber, G. Navratil:
    "Empfehlung für die Hinterlegung von Gebrauchskoordinaten mit homogenen geozentrischen Koordinaten";
    2008; 3 pages. BibTeX,


  2. F. Karimipour, A. Frank:
    "Simplex-Based Spatial Operations";
    Report No. 6.6.5., 2008; 64 pages. BibTeX,




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