Recent literature in cartography and geographic information science.

Author:Firm, Michael P.


Ayat, B. 2013. "Wave Power Atlas of Eastern Mediterranean and Aegean Seas." Energy 54 (1): 251-262. doi: 10.1016/

Aydogan, B., B. Ayat, and Y. Yuksel. 2013. "Black Sea Wave Energy Atlas from 13 Years Hindcasted Wave Data." Renewable Energy 57: 436-447.

Baigent, E. 2013. "An Historical Atlas of Oxfordshire." Journal of Historical Geography 40: 117-118. doi: 10.1016/j.jhg.2013.01.013.

Blond, S. J. L. 2013. "The Trudaine Atlas: Government Road Mapping in Eighteenth-Century France." Imago Mundi: The International Journal for the History of Cartography 65 (1): 64-79.

Chacko, J., and A. A. M. Hatha. 2012. "World Atlas of Mangroves." International Journal of Environmental Studies 69 (6): 998-999.

Cullen-Unsworth, L. 2013. "Books of Note: The Atlas of Coasts and Oceans: Ecosystems, Threatened Resources, Marine Conservation." Environment 55 (1): 36.

Giambelluca, T. W., Q. Chen, A. G. Frazier, J. P. Price, Y.-L. Chen, P.-S. Chu, J. K. Eischeid, et al. 2013. "Online Rainfall Atlas of Hawai'i." Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 94 (3):313-316.

King, B. 2012. "Atlas of the Breeding Birds of Arabia." The Auk 129: 181-182.

Ogilvie, A. E. J. 2013. "Circumpolar Health Atlas." Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research 45: 154-156.

Pillot, B., M. Muselli, P. Poggi, P. Haurant, and I. Hared. 2013. "The First Disaggregated Solar Atlas of Djibouti: A Decision-Making Tool for Solar Systems Integration in the Energy Scheme." Renewable Energy 57: 57-69.

Waewsak, J., M. Landry, and Y. Gagnon. 2013. "High Resolution Wind Atlas for Nakhon Si Thammarat and Songkhla Provinces, Thailand." Renewable Energy 53: 101-110.

Winter, M. 2013. "Book Review: Natural Hazards Atlas of Jamaica." Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology 46 (2): 256-256.


Stauffer, A., and B. B. Buttenfield. 2012. "Interview with a Celebrity Cartographer: Dr. Barbara (Babs) Buttenfield." Cartographic Perspectives 72: 107-118.

Zupan, R., S. Frangesupan, and V. Posloncer-Petrid. 2012. "Contribution to Research with Regard to the Activities of Ruder Josip Boskovic as a Surveyor and Cartographer | Prilog Istrazivanju Aktivnosti Ruflera Josipa Boskovida Kao Geodeta I Kartografa." Kartografija I Geoinformacije 11 (18): 76-97.


Boschmann, E. E., and E. Cubbon. 2013. "Sketch Maps and Qualitative GIS: Using Cartographies of Individual Spatial Narratives in Geographic Research." Professional Geographer. doi: 10.1080/ 00330124.2013.781490.

Cano, R. G., G. Kunigami, C. C. de Souza, and P. J. de Rezende. 2013. "A Hybrid GRASP Heuristic to Construct Effective Drawings of Proportional Symbol Maps." Computers & Operations Research 40 (5): 1435-1447. doi:10.1016/j.cor.2012.09.007.

Dams, J., J. Dujardin, R. Reggers, I. Bashir, F. Canters, and O. Batelaan. 2013. "Mapping Impervious Surface Change from Remote Sensing for Hydrological Modeling." Journal of Hydrology 485: 84-95. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.09.045.

Dulanya, Z., J. M. Reed, and M. H. Trauth. 2013. "Mapping Changing Shorelines in the Malombe and Chiuta Lakes of Malawi - Environmental Effects of Recent Climatic Variations." CATENA 104: 111-119. doi: 10.1016/j.catena.2012.10.016.

Fedman, D., and C. Karacas. 2012. "A Cartographic Fade to Black: Mapping the Destruction of Urban Japan During World War II." Journal of Historical Geography 38 (3): 306-328.

Fernandez-Martinez, E., and I. Fuertes-Gutierrez. 2012. "Mapping Geosites for Geoheritage Management: A Methodological Proposal for the Regional Park of Picos De Europa (Leon, Spain)." Environmental Management 50 (5): 789-806.

Kitchin, R., and M. Dodge. 2013. "Crowdsourced Cartography: Mapping Experience and Knowledge." Environment & Planning A 45 (1): 19-36.

Kitehin, R., J. Gleeson, and M. Dodge. 2012. "Unfolding Mapping Practices." Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers. doi: 10.1111/j. 1475-5661.2012. 00540.x/abstract.

Pavlovskaya, M., and J. Bier. 2012. "Mapping Census Data for Difference: Towards the Heterogeneous Geographies of Arab American Communities of the New York Metropolitan Area." Geoforum 43 (3): 483-496.

Petrov, A. 2012. "One Hundred Years of Dasymetric Mapping: Back to the Origin." Cartographic Journal 49 (3): 256.

Smallwood, T. M. 2012. "The Making of the Gough Map Reconsidered: A Personal View." Imago Mundi: The International Journal for the History of Cartography 64 (2): 169. doi:10.1080/03085694.2012.673761.

Solopova, E. 2012. "The Making and Re-Making of the Gough Map of Britain: Manuscript Evidence and Historical Context." Imago Mundi: The International Journal for the History of Cartography 64 (2): 155. doi: 10.1080/03085694.2012.673758.

Stumpf, A., J.-P. Malet, N. Kerle, U. Niethammer, and S. Rothmund. 2013. "Image-Based Mapping of Surface Fissures for the Investigation of Landslide Dynamics." Geomorphology 186: 12-27.

Tang, W. 2013. "Parallel Construction of Large Circular Cartograms Using Graphics Processing Units." International Journal of Geographical Information Science: 1-25. doi:10.1080/13658816.2013.778413.

Veres, M.-V. 2012. "Putting Transylvania on the Map: Cartography and Enlightened Absolutism in the Habsburg Monarchy." Austrian History Yearbook 43: 141-164.

Volpi, M., G. P. Petropoulos, and M. Kanevski. 2013. "Flooding Extent Cartography with Landsat TM Imagery and Regularized Kernel Fisher's Discriminant Analysis." Computers & Geosciences 57: 24-31.

Education (Cartography & GIScience)

Hofierka, J. 2012. "GIScience as an Interdisciplinary Scientific Field and Its Relationship to Geography | Geoinformatika Ako Interdisciplinarna Vedna Oblast' a Jej Vzt'ah Ku Geografii." Geograficky Casopis 64 (2): 121-132.

Hurst, R, and P. Clough. 2013. "Will We Be Lost Without Paper Maps in the Digital Age?". Journal of Information Science 39 (1): 48-60.

Lautenschuetz, A.-K. 2012. "Map Readers' Assessment of Path Elements and Context to Identify Movement Behaviour in Visualisations." Cartographic Journal 49 (4): 337.

Winter, C. 2013. "Geography and Education III: Update on the Development of School Geography in England Under the Coalition Government." Progress in Human Geography 37 (3): 442-451.


Duehene, C., A. Ruas, and C. Cambier. 2012. "The CartACom Model: Transforming Cartographic Features into Communicating Agents for Cartographic Generalisation." International Journal of Geographical Information Science 26 (9): 1533-1562.

Huot-Vezina, G., R. Boivin, A. Smirnoff, and S. J. Paradis. 2012. "GeoSCALER; Generalization Tool (with a Supplementary User Guide in French)." Open-File Report--Geological Survey of Canada 6231.

Parker, J. K., and J. A. Downs. 2013. "Footprint Generation Using Fuzzy-Neighborhood Clustering." GeoInformatica 17 (2): 285.

Renard, J., and C. Duchene. 2013. "Urban Structure Generalization in Multi-Agent Process by Use of Reactional Agents." Transactions in GIS. doi: 10.1111/tgis.12018.

Wang, X., Q. Guo, J. Weng, and Y. Long. 2012. "Quality Assessment of Scattered Polygon Generalization." Wuhan Daxue Xuebao (Xinxi Kexue Ban)/Geomatics and Information Science of Wuhan University 37 (9): 1112-1115.

Zaragozi, B., P. Gimenez, J. T. Navarro, P. Dong, and A. Ramon. 2012. "Development of Free and Opensource GIS Software for Cartographic Generalisation and Occupancy Area Calculations." Ecological Informatics 8: 48-54.

Geographic information

Ahmed, S., and M. F. Kaiser. 2013. "Optimal Thermal Water Locations Along the Gulf of Suez Coastal Zones, Egypt." Renewable Energy: An International Journal 55: 374-379.

Bedison, J. E., F. N. Seatena, and J. V. Mead. 2013. "Influences on the Spatial Pattern of Soil Carbon and Nitrogen in Forested and Non-Forested Riparian Zones in the Atlantic Coastal Plain of the Delaware River Basin." Forest Ecology and Management 30: 200-209.

Comber, A., L. See, S. Fritz, M. Van der Velde, C. Perger, and G. Foody. 2013. "Using Control Data to Determine the Reliability of Volunteered Geographic Information About Land Cover." International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 23: 37-48.

Downs, P. W., S. R. Dusterhoff, and W. A. Sears. 2013. "Reach-Scale Channel Sensitivity to Multiple Human Activities and Natural Events: Lower Santa Clara River, Califomia, USA." Geomorphology 189: 121-134. doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2013.01.023.

Fan, M., H. Fan, N. Chen, Z. Chen, and W. Du. 2013. "Active on-Demand Service Method Based on Event-Driven Architecture for Geospatial Data Retrieval." Computers & Geosciences 56:1-11.

Mankasingh, U., I. McKelvie, P. Worsfold, and A. Tappin. 2013. "Temporal Variability in Nutrient Concentrations and Loads in the River Tamar and Its Catchment (SW England) Between 1974 and 2004." Environmental Monitoring & Assessment 185 (6): 4791-4818.

Monsef, H. A.-E., A. S. H. Aguib, and S. E. Smith. 2013. "Locating Suitable Mangrove Plantation Sites Along the Saudi Arabia Red Sea Coast." Journal of African Earth Sciences 83: 1-9.

Pan, T., S. Wu, E. Dai, and Y. Liu. 2013. "Estimating the Daily Global Solar Radiation Spatial Distribution from Diurnal Temperature Ranges Over the Tibetan Plateau in China." Applied Energy 107: 384-393.

Pietsch, D. 2013. "Krotovinas; Soil Archives of Steppe Landscape History." Catena (Giessen) 104: 257-264.

Pomarico, S., and V. Ferretti. 2013. "An Integrated Approach for Studying the Land Suitability for Ecological Corridors Through Spatial Multicriteria Evaluations." Environment, Development & Sustainability 15 (3): 859-885.

Rulison, E. L., L. Luiselli, and R. L. Burke. 2012. "Relative Impacts of Habitat and Geography on Raccoon Diets." The American Midland Naturalist 168: 231-246.

Saud, T., M. Saxena, D. P. S. Saraswati, M. Dahiya, S. K. Sharma, A. Datta, R. Gadi, and T. K. Mandal. 2013. "Spatial Variation of Chemical Constituents from the Burning of Commonly Used Biomass Fuels in Rural Areas of the Indo-Gangetic Plain (IGP), India." Atmospheric Environment 71: 158-169.

Shanley, C. S., G. P. Kofinas, and S. Pyare. 2013. "Balancing the Conservation of...

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