Robert Weibel — Publications


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Monographs and Books

  1. Weibel, R. (1989, ed.). Contributions to Digital Terrain Modeling and Display. Geoprocessing Series, Department of Geography, University of Zurich, 12, 98 pgs.

  2. Weibel, R. (1989). Konzepte and Experimente zur Automatisierung der Reliefgeneralisierung. Geoprocessing Series, Department of Geography, University of Zurich, 15, 274 pgs. (Dissertation)

  3. Muller, J-C., Lagrange, J.-P. & Weibel, R. (1995, eds.). GIS and Generalization: Methodology and Practice. London: Taylor & Francis.

  4. Weibel, R. (1995, guest ed.). Special Issue on Automated Map Generalization, Cartography and Geographic Information Systems, 22(4).

  5. Weibel, R. & Jones, C.B. (1998, guest eds.). Special Issue on Map Generalization, GeoInformatica, 2(4).

  6. Yang, B. & Weibel, R. (2009). Special Issue on “Progressive Transmission of Spatial Datasets in the Web Environment”. Computers & Geosciences, 35(11).

  7. Purves, R.S. & Weibel, R. (2010). Extended Abstracts Volume. Online Proceedings of GIScience 2010. link

  8. Weibel, R., Ahearn, S., Buchin, M., Dodge, S., Miller, J. (2016): Special Issue on “Analysis of Movement Data”. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, appeared as 30(5). link


Refereed Papers (full paper review)

  1. Weibel, R. & Herzog, A. (1988). Automatische Konstruktion panoramischer Ansichten aus digitalen Geländemodellen. Nachrichten aus dem Karten- und Vermessungswesen, Reihe I, Heft 100: 49-84.

  2. Brassel, K.E. & Weibel, R. (1988). A Review and Framework of Automated Map Generalization. Int. Journal of Geographical Information Systems, 2(3): 229-244.

  3. Selected as one of the “Classics from IJGIS” in Fisher, P.F. (2006, ed.). Classics from IJGIS. London: Taylor & Francis.
  4. Weibel, R. (1990). Verarbeitung und Anwendung digitaler Geländemodelle im Bereich der Geographie. Geographica Helvetica, 45(4): 145-153.

  5. Weibel, R. (1991). Entwurf und Implementation einer Strategie für die rechnergestützte Reliefgeneralisierung. Kartographische Nachrichten, 41(3): 94-103.

  6. Weibel, R. (1991). Amplified Intelligence and Knowledge-Based Systems. In: Buttenfield, B.P. and McMaster, R.B. (eds.). Map Generalization: Making Rules for Knowledge Representation. London: Longman, 172-186.

  7. Weibel, R. & Heller, M. (1991). Digital Terrain Modeling. In: Maguire, D.J., Goodchild, M.F. and Rhind, D.W. (eds.). Geographical Information Systems: Principles and Applications. London: Longman, 269-297.

  8. Weibel, R. (1992). Models and Experiments for Adaptive Computer-Assisted Terrain Generalization. Cartography and Geographic Information Systems. 19(3): 133-153.

  9. Weibel, R. & Buttenfield, B.P. (1992). Improvement of GIS Graphics for Analysis and Decision Making. International Journal of Geographical Information Systems. 6(3): 223-245.

  10. Weibel, R. (1995). Three Essential Building Blocks for Automated Generalization. In: Muller, J-C., Lagrange, J.-P. and Weibel, R. (eds.). GIS and Generalization: Methodology and Practice. London: Taylor & Francis, 56-69.

  11. Muller, J.-C., Weibel, R., Lagrange, J.-P., & Salgé, F. (1995). State of the Art and Issues. In: Muller, J-C., Lagrange, J.-P. and Weibel, R. (eds.). GIS and Generalization: Methodology and Practice. London: Taylor&Francis, 3-17.

  12. Weibel, R. (1995). Geographische Informationsverarbeitung und digitale Geländemodellierung. Vierteljahresschrift der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Zürich, 140(1): 19-29.

  13. Weibel, R. (1995). Le carte oltre l'immagine. Sistema Terra, 4(2): 52-55. (translated from English manuscript)

  14. Weibel, R. & Brändli, M. (1995). Adaptive Methods for the Refinement of Digital Terrain Models for Geomorphometric Applications. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, Supplementband 101: 13-30.

  15. Weibel, R., Keller, St. & Reichenbacher, T. (1995). Overcoming the Knowledge Acquisition Bottleneck in Map Generalization: The Role of Interactive Systems and Computational Intelligence. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (COSIT '95), Berlin: Springer-Verlag, Vol. 988: 139-156.

  16. Weibel, R. (1995). Map Generalization in the Context of Digital Systems. Cartography and Geographic Information Systems, 22(4): 3-10.

  17. Weibel, R. (1996). A Typology of Constraints to Line Simplification. In: Kraak, M.J. and Molenaar, M. (eds.): Advances in GIS Research II (7th International Symposium on Spatial Data Handling). London: Taylor & Francis, 533-546.

  18. Weibel, R. (1997). Generalization of Spatial Data – Principles and Selected Algorithms. In: Van Kreveld, M., Nievergelt, J., Roos, Th. and Widmayer, P. (eds.): Algorithmic Foundations of GIS. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Berlin: Springer-Verlag, Vol. 1340: 99-152.

  19. Weibel, R. & Dutton, G. (1998): Constraint-Based Automated Map Generalization. 8th International Symposium on Spatial Data Handling 1998: 214-224.

  20. Weibel, R. & Jones, C.B. (1998). Computational Perspectives on Map Generalization. GeoInformatica, 2(4): 307-314.

  21. Weibel, R. & Dutton, G. (1999). Generalizing Spatial Data and Dealing with Multiple Representations. In: Longley, P., Goodchild, M.F., Maguire, D.J. and Rhind, D.W. (eds.): Geographical Information Systems: Principles, Techniques, Management and Applications, Second Edition. Chichester: John Wiley, 125-155.

  22. Bernhard, L. & Weibel, R. (1999). Modelling Snowmelt Using a Digital Terrain Model and GIS-Based Techniques. In: Dikau, R. and Sauer (eds.): GIS for Earth Surface Systems. Berlin: Gebrüder Borntraeger, 25-46.

  23. Cecconi, A., Shenton, C. & Weibel, R. (2000): Verwendung von Java für die kartographische Visualisierung von statistischen Daten auf dem Internet. Kartographische Nachrichten, 50(4), 151-162.

  24. Cecconi, A. & Weibel, R. (2001): Map Generalization for On-demand Mapping. GIM International, Magazine for Geomatics, 15(5), 12-15.

  25. Brassel, K. & Weibel, R. (2001): Cartographic Generalisation. In: Anson, R.W. and Ormeling, F.J. (eds.): Basic Cartography. Vol. 2. Elsevier Science.

  26. Cecconi, A., Weibel, R. & Barrault, M. (2002). Improvement of Automated Generalization for On-demand Mapping by Multiscale Databases. In: Richardson, D, and van Oosterom, P. (eds., 2002), Advances in Spatial Data Handling, Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 515-532.

  27. Galanda, M. & Weibel, R. (2002). An Agent-based Framework for Polygonal Subdivision Generalization. In: Richardson, D, and van Oosterom, P. (eds., 2002), Advances in Spatial Data Handling, Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 121-136.

  28. Galanda, M. & Weibel, R. (2002). Algorithmes de généralisation des données catégorielles. In: Ruas, A. (ed.), Généralisation et représentation multiple. Paris: Hermès Science Publications, 273 - 286.

  29. Weibel, R., Bernier, E., Bédard, Y. & Cecconi, A. (2002). La généralisation à la volée. In: Ruas, A. (ed.), Généralisation et représentation multiple. Paris: Hermès Science Publications, 319-335.

  30. Burghardt, D., Edwardes, A. & Weibel, R. (2003). WebPark: Entwicklung eines mobilen Informationssystems für Erholungs- und Naturschutzgebiete. Kartographische Nachrichten, 53(2), 58-64.

  31. Galanda, M. & Weibel, R. (2003). Using an Energy Minimization Technique for Polygon Generalization. Cartography and Geographic Information Science, 30(3): 259-275.

  32. Hurni, L., Weibel, R. & Feldmann, H.-U. (2003). Journeys of Discovery: From Paper Maps to Explorative Multimedia Cartographic Visualization. Geographica Helvetica, 58(3): 274-282.

  33. Müller-Böker, U., Haeberli, W., Elsasser, H., Brassel, K., Itten, K.I. Schmidt, M.W.I. & Weibel, R. (2003). The Earth in Accelerated Change: Living Space in the 21st Century. Geographica Helvetica, 58(3): 184-196.

  34. Weibel, R. (2004). Modellgeneralisierung und kartographische Generalisierung – Stand und Entwicklung. Kartographische Nachrichten, 54(4): 150-152.

  35. Weibel, R. (2004). Bausteine für einen virtuellen Campus zur akademischen Ausbildung in Geoinformation in der Schweiz. In: Plümer, L. & Asche, H. (eds.). Geoinformation – Neue Medien für eine neue Disziplin. Heidelberg: Wichmann Verlag, 131-141.

  36. Bader, M., Barrault, M. & Weibel, R. (2005). Building Displacement by Means of a Ductile Truss. Int. Journal of Geographical Information Science, 19(8/9): 915-936.

  37. Burghardt, D., Edwardes, A., Purves, R., & Weibel, R. (2005). Automatische Generalisierung dynamisch generierter Karten für mobile Endgeräte. Kartographische Nachrichten, 55(3), 119-125.

  38. Burghardt, D., Neun, M. & Weibel, R. (2005). Generalization Services on the Web – Classification and an Initial Prototype Implementation. Cartography and Geographic Information Science 32(4): 257-268.

  39. Cecconi, A., Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2005). Integration von Multirepräsentationsdatenbanken in den Generalisierungsprozess für die Internetkartografie. Kartographische Nachrichten 55(1): 11-17.

  40. Edwardes, A., Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2005). Portrayal and Generalisation of Point Maps for Mobile Information Services. In: Meng, L., Zipf, A. & Reichenbacher, T. (eds.). Map-based Mobile Services – Theories, Methods and Implementations. Springer-Verlag.

  41. Edwardes, A., Burghardt, D., Dias, E., Purves, R.S. & Weibel, R. (2005). Geo-Enabling Spatially Relevant Data for Mobile Information Use and Visualisation. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag, 3833: 78-92. (5th Intl. Workshop on Web and Wireless GIS, W2GIS 2005).

  42. Haller, R., Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2005). WebPark – neue Wege mit mobilen Lösungen in Tourismusgebieten. Geomatik Schweiz, 5.

  43. Isenegger, D., Price, B., Wu, Y., Fischlin, A., Frei, U., Weibel, R. & Allgöwer, B. (2005): IPODLAS – A Software Architecture for Coupling Simulation Systems, VR and GIS. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 60(1): 34-47.

  44. Laube, P., Imfeld, S. & Weibel, R. (2005). Discovering Relative Motion Patterns in Groups of Moving Point Objects. Int. Journal of Geographical Information Science, 19(6): 639-668.

  45. Leyk, S., Boesch, R. & Weibel, R. (2005). A Conceptual Framework for Uncertainty Investigation in Map-based Land Cover Change Modelling. Transactions in GIS, 9(3): 291-322.

  46. Weibel, R. & Dutton, G. (2005). Generalizing Spatial Data and Dealing with Multiple Representations. In: Longley, P., Goodchild, M.F., Maguire, D.J. and Rhind, D.W. (eds.): Geographical Information Systems: Principles, Techniques, Management and Applications, Second Edition (Abridged Edition). John Wiley.

  47. Bobzien, M., Burghardt, D., Petzold, I. & Weibel, R. (2006). Ableitung von digitalen Vektormodellen – Ergebnisse des Projekts DRIVE. Kartographische Nachrichten, 56(5): 254-262.

  48. Fisler, J., Bleisch, S. & Weibel, R. (2006). Das e-Learning-Projekt GITTA: Frei zugängliche Inhalte für die akademische Ausbildung in Geoinformation. In: T. Jekel, A. Koller und J. Strobl, (eds.). Lernen mit Geoinformation. Wichmann Verlag, 141-150.

  49. Laube, P., Purves, R., Imfeld, S. & Weibel, R. (2006). Analysing Point Motion with Geographic Knowledge Discovery Techniques. In: Drummond, J., Billen, R., Forrest, D. & João, E. (eds.). Dynamic and Mobile GIS: Investigating Change in Space and Time. London: Taylor & Francis, 263-286

  50. Leyk, S., Boesch, R. & Weibel, R. (2006). Saliency and Semantic Processing Ð Extracting Forest Cover from Historical Topographic Maps. Pattern Recognition, 39(5): 953-968.

  51. Steiniger, S., Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2006). Recognition of Island Structures for Map Generalization. ACM-GIS'06 (Intl. Symposium on Advances in Geographic Information Systems), Arlington (VA), 10-11 November: 67-74

  52. Harrie, L. & Weibel, R. (2007). Modelling the Overall Process of Generalisation. In: Mackaness, W.A., Ruas, A. & Sarjakoski, L.T. (eds.). Generalisation of Geographic Information: Cartographic Modelling and Applications. Elsevier Science, 67-87.

  53. Steiniger, S. & Weibel, R. (2007). Relations Among Map Objects in Cartographic Generalization. Cartography and Geographic Information Science, 34(3): 175-197.

  54. Yang, B., Purves, R. & Weibel, R. (2007). Efficient Transmission of Vector Data Over the Internet. Int. Journal of Geographical Information Science, 21(1-2): 215 - 237.

  55. Bobzien, M., Burghardt, D., Neun, M. & Weibel, R. (2008). Multi-Representation Databases with Explicitly Modeled Horizontal, Vertical and Update Relations. Cartography and Geographic Information Science, 35(1): 3-16.

  56. Dodge, S., Weibel, R. & Lautenschütz, A.-K. (2008): Taking a Systematic Look at Movement: Developing a Taxonomy of Movement Patterns. Workshop on Geovisualization of Dynamics, Movement, and Change, Girona (Spain), 5 May 2008.

  57. Dodge, S., Weibel, R. & Lautenschütz, A.-K. (2008): Towards a Taxonomy of Movement Patterns. Information Visualization, 7(3-4): 240-252.

  58. Lüscher, P., Weibel, R. & Mackaness, W.A. (2008): Where is the Terraced House? On the Use of Ontologies for Recognition of Urban Concepts in Cartographic Databases. In Ruas, A. & Gold, C. (eds.): Headway in Spatial Data Handling, Springer-Verlag, 449-466. (Proc. 13th International Symposium on Spatial Data Handling, Montpellier, France, 23-25 June 2008).

  59. Neun, M., Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2008). Web Service Approaches for Providing Structural Cartographic Knowledge to Generalisation Operators. Int. Journal of Geographical Information Science, 22(2): 133-165.

  60. Steiniger, S., Lange, T., Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2008). An Approach for the Classification of Urban Building Structures Based on Discriminant Analysis Techniques. Transactions in GIS, 12(1): 31-59.

  61. Weibel, R. & Burghardt, D. (2008). On-the-fly Generalization. In: Shekhar, S. & Xiong, H. (eds.). Encyclopedia of GIS, Springer-Verlag, 339-344.

  62. Yan, H., Weibel, R. & Yang, B. (2008). A Multi-parameter Approach to Automated Building Grouping and Generalization. GeoInformatica, 12(1): 73-89.

  63. Yan, H. & Weibel, R. (2008). An Algorithm for Point Cluster Generalization Based on the Voronoi Diagram. Computers & Geosciences, 34(8): 939-954.

  64. Yang, B., Purves, R. & Weibel, R. (2008). Variable-resolution Compression of Vector Data. GeoInformatica, 12(3): 357-376.

  65. Dodge, S., Weibel, R. Forootan, E. (2009). Revealing the Physics of Movement: Comparing the Similarity of Movement Characteristics of Different Types of Moving Objects. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 33(6): 419-434.

  66. Lüscher, P., Weibel, R. Burghardt, D. (2009). Integrating ontological modelling and Bayesian inference for the recognition of urban concepts in cartographic vector data. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 33(5): 363-374.

  67. Neun, M., Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2009). Automated Processing for Map Generalization with Web Services. GeoInformatica, 13(4): 425-452.

  68. Niederhuber, M., Grossmann, T., Weibel, R. & Bleisch, S. (2009). Integration von GITTA-Lektionen in den Hochschulunterricht - Beispiele von Lehr- und Lernszenarien. In: T. Jekel, A. Koller, K. Donnert (eds.): Learning with Geoinformation IV - Lernen mit Geoinformatiin IV. Heidelberg et al.: Herbert Wichmann Verlag, 220-229.

  69. Weibel, R., Bleisch, S., Nebiker, S., Fisler, J., Grossmann, T., Niederhuber, M. & Hurni, L. (2009). Achieving Sustainability in e-Learning for GIScience – Experiences from the GITTA Project. Geomatica., 63(2): 109-118

  70. Yang, B. & Weibel, R. (2009). Some Thoughts on Progressive Transmission of Spatial Datasets in the Web Environment. Computers & Geosciences, 35(11): 2175-2176.

  71. Steiniger, S., Taillandier, P. & Weibel, R. (2010). Utilising Urban Context Recognition and Machine Learning to Improve the Generalisation of Buildings. Int. Journal of Geographical Information Science, 24(2): 253-282.

  72. Steiniger, S. & Weibel, R. (2010). GIS Software. In: Warf, B. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Geography, SAGE Publications. link

  73. Dodge, S., Laube, P. & Weibel, R. (2012). Movement Similarity Assessment Using Symbolic Representation of Trajectories. International Journal of Geographical Information Science. 26(9): 1563-1588

  74. Neun, M., Regnauld, N. & Weibel, R. (2012): WebGen: des services web pour partager des outils de généralisation cartographique. In: Bucher, B. & Le Ber, F. (eds.): Développements logiciels en géomatique – innovations et mutualisation. Cachan, France: Lavoisier, 239-260.

  75. Neun, M., Regnauld, N. & Weibel, R. (2012): WebGen: Web Services to Share Cartographic Generalization Tools. In: Bucher, B. & Le Ber, F. (eds.): Innovative Software Developments in GIS. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley, 257-280.

  76. Weibel, R., Lüscher, P., Niederhuber, M., Grossmann, T. & Bleisch, S. (2012): Delivering GIScience education via blended learning: The GITTA experience. In: Unwin, D., Foote, K., Tate, N. & DiBiase, D. (eds.): Teaching Geographic Information Science and Technology in Higher Education. Wiley-Blackwell, 405-420

  77. Bart, G., Glaser, E., Sibler, P. & Weibel, R. (2013): Analysis of Swiss German Syntactic Variants Using Spatial Statistics. In: Álvarez Pérez, X.A., Carrilho, E. & Magro, C. (eds.): Current Approaches to Limits and Areas in Dialectology. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 143-169.

  78. Bereuter, P. & Weibel, R. (2013): Real-time generalization of point data in mobile and web mapping using quadtrees. Cartography and Geographic Information Science. 40(4): 271-281

  79. Bereuter, P., Weibel, R., & Burghardt, D. (2013): Content zooming and information exploration for mobile maps. International Journal of Geomatics and Spatial Analysis / Revue internationale de géomatique, 23(3-4): 295-321.

  80. Lacroix, P., Herzog, J., Eriksson, D. & Weibel, R. (2013): Methods for Visualizing the Explosive Remnants of War. Applied Geography, 41: 179-194.

  81. Lüscher, P. & Weibel, R. (2013). Exploiting Empirical Knowledge for Automatic Delineation of City Centres from Large-scale Topographic Databases. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems., 37(1): 18-34.

  82. Benz, S. & Weibel, R. (2014): Road network selection for medium scales using an extended stroke-mesh combination algorithm. Cartography and Geographic Information Science, 41(4): 323-339.

  83. Soleymani, A., Cachat, J., Robinson, K., Dodge, S., Kalueff, A.V. & Weibel, R. (2014): Integrating cross-scale analysis in the spatial and temporal domains for classification of behavioral movement. Journal of Spatial Information Science, 8: 1-25. (pdf)

  84. Venkateswaran, R., Weibel, R. & Purves, R.S. (2014). Exploring and visualising differences in geographic and linguistic web coverage. Transactions in GIS, 18(6): 852-876. DOI: 10.1111/tgis.12071.

  85. Weiss, R. & Weibel, R. (2014): Road Network Selection for Small-Scale Maps Using an Improved Centrality-based Algorithm. Journal of Spatial Information Science, 9: 71-99. (pdf)

  86. Akbari, M., Samadzadegan, F. & Weibel, R. (2015): Generic Regional Spatio-Temporal Co-occurrence Pattern Mining Model: A Case Study for Air Pollution. Journal of Geographical Systems, 17: 249-274. DOI: 10.1007/s10109-015-0216-4

  87. Demsar, U., Buchin, K., Cagnacci, F., Safi, K., Speckmann, B., Van de Weghe, N., Weiskopf, D. & Weibel, R. (2015): Analysis and visualisation of movement: an interdisciplinary review. Movement Ecology, 3(5). DOI:10.1186/s40462-015-0032-y.

  88. Soleymani, A., Pennekamp, F., Petchey, O.L. & Weibel, R. (2015): Developing and Integrating Advanced Movement Features Improves Automated Classification of Ciliate Species. PLoS ONE, 10(12): e0145345. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0145345.

  89. Technitis, G., Othman, W., Safi, K. & Weibel, R. (2015): From A to B, randomly: A point-to-point random trajectory generator for animal movement. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 29(6): 912-934. DOI: 10.1080/13658816.2014.999682.

  90. Dodge, S., Weibel, R., Ahearn, S., Buchin, M. & Miller, J. (2016): Analysis of Movement Data. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 30(5): 825-834. DOI: 10.1080/13658816.2015.1132424

  91. Karsznia, I. & Weibel, R. (2017): Improving Settlement Selection for Small-scale Maps Using Data Enrichment and Machine Learning. Cartography and Geographic Information Science. DOI: 10.1080/15230406.2016.1274237


Papers in Proceedings/Monographs

  1. Weibel, R. (1986). Automated Cartographic Generalization. In: Sieber, R. and Brassel, K. (eds.). A Selected Bibliography on Spatial Data Handling: Data Structures, Generalization, and Three-Dimensional Mapping, Geoprocessing Series, Department of Geography, University of Zurich, 6: 20-35.

  2. Weibel, R. (1986). A New Methodology for Automated Generalization of Digital Elevation Models. Poster, Auto-Carto London.

  3. Brassel, K.E. & Weibel, R. (1987). Map Generalization. Research and Development Report 1987, Standing Commission on Advanced Technology of the International Cartographic Association (ICA).

  4. Herzog, A., L'Eplattenier, R., Weibel, R. & Brassel, K. (1987). Experimental Spatial Data Displays. 13th Intl. Cartographic Conference, Morelia, Mexico, 4: 121-133.

  5. Weibel, R. (1987). Automated Shaded Relief Display and Analytically Extracted Structure Lines. In: Swiss Society of Cartography (ed.). Cartography in Switzerland 1984-1987. National Report for the ICA, Kartographische Publikationsreihe, 8.

  6. Herzog, A. & Weibel, R. (1987). Panoramic View of a Digital Elevation Model (DEM). In: Swiss Society of Cartography (ed.). Cartography in Switzerland 1984–1987. National Report for the ICA, Kartographische Publikationsreihe, 8.

  7. Weibel, R., Heller, M., Herzog, A. & Brassel, K. (1987). Approaches to Digital Surface Modeling. First Latin American Conference on Computers in Geography, San José, Costa Rica, 143-163.

  8. Weibel, R. (1987). An Adaptive Methodology for Automated Relief Generalization. Auto-Carto 8, Baltimore MD: 42-49.

  9. Weibel, R. (1987). Verarbeitung von digitalen Geländemodellen. Annual Meeting, Swiss Computer Graphics Association.

  10. Weibel, R. & Delotto, J.S. (1988). Automated Terrain Classification for GIS Modeling. GIS/LIS '88, San Antonio, TX (USA): 618-627.

  11. Weibel, R. & Buttenfield, B.P. (1988). Map Design for Geographic Information Systems. GIS/LIS '88, San Antonio, TX (USA): 350-359.

  12. Weibel, R. (1989). Multiple Representations of What? or The Fuzzy Nature of Spatial Data. In: Buttenfield, B.P. and DeLotto, J.S. (eds.). Multiple Representations: Scientific Report for the Specialist Meeting, National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis, Technical Paper Series, 89-3: 80-87.

  13. Weibel, R. (1989). A Strategy for Adaptive Computer-Assisted Terrain Generalization. 14th International Cartographic Conference, Budapest, 17.–24.8. 1989.

  14. Weibel, R. & Herzog, A. (1989). Cylindrical and Circular Panoramic Views of Central Switzerland. In: Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Kartographie (ed.). Cartography in Switzerland 1987–1989. Landesbericht an die IKV (ICA), Kartographische Publikationsreihe, Bd. 9, Zürich.

  15. Weibel, R. & Herzog, A. (1989). Automated Construction of Panoramic Views from Digital Terrain Models. In: Weibel, R. (ed.). Contributions to Digital Terrain Modeling and Display, Geoprocessing Series, Department of Geography, University of Zurich, 12: 67-98.

  16. Weibel, R. (1989). Design and Implementation of a Strategy for Adaptive Computer-Assisted Terrain Generalization. In: Weibel, R. (1989, ed.). Contributions to Digital Terrain Modeling and Display, Geoprocessing Series, Department of Geography, University of Zurich, 12: 51-65.

  17. Weibel, R. & Delotto, J.S. (1989). Automated Terrain Classification for GIS Modeling. In: Weibel, R. (ed.). Contributions to Digital Terrain Modeling and Display, Geoprocessing Series, Department of Geography, University of Zurich, 12: 25-50.

  18. Weibel, R. (1990). Amplified Intelligence and Knowledge-Based Systems for Map Generalization. Symposium «Towards a Rule Base for Map Generalization», Syracuse, NY (USA), 15.–18.4. 1990.

  19. Weibel, R. & Heller, M. (1990). A Framework for Digital Terrain Modeling. Fourth International Symposium on Spatial Data Handling, Zürich, 1: 219-229.

  20. Weibel, R. (1991). Specifications for a Platform to Support Research in Map Generalization. Special Session on Cartographic Generalization, 15th International Cartographic Conference, Bournemouth, 23.9.–1.10. 1991.

  21. Weibel, R. (1993). Knowledge Acquisition for Map Generalization: Methods and Prospects. Specialist Meeting on Formalizing Cartographic Knowledge, Buffalo, NY, 23.–27.10. 1993, 223-232.

  22. Weibel, R. (1993). On the Integration of Digital Terrain and Surface Modeling into Geographic Information Systems. Auto-Carto 11, Minneapolis, MN, 30.10.–1.11. 1993, 257-266.

  23. Muller, J.-C., Weibel, R., Lagrange, J.-P. & Salgé, F. (1993). Generalization: State of the Art and Issues. Specialist Meeting on Generalisation, ESF GISDATA Programme, Compiègne (F), 15.–19.12. 1993.

  24. Weibel, R. (1993). Critical Components of Automated Generalization. Specialist Meeting on Generalisation, ESF GISDATA Program, Compiègne (F), 15.–19.12. 1993.

  25. Werschlein, Th. & R. Weibel (1994). Use of Neural Networks in Line Generalization. EGIS '94, Paris, 30.3. – 1.4. 1994: 76-85.

  26. Weibel, R. (1994). Geographic Information Systems and Visualization. In: Giertsen, C. and P.A. Fevang (eds.) Eurographics '94 State of the Art Reports (ISSN 1017-4656): 1-31.

  27. Lukas, K. & Weibel, R. (1995). Assessment and Improvement of Methods for Analytical Hillshading. 17th International Cartographic Conference, Barcelona (E): 2231-2240.

  28. Schlegel, A. & Weibel, R. (1995). Extending a General-Purpose GIS for Computer-Assisted Generalization. 17th International Cartographic Conference, Barcelona (E): 2211-2220.

  29. Weibel, R. (1996): Generalization of Spatial Data. Course Notes, Advanced School on Algorithmic Foundations of Geographical Information Systems. Udine (I), 16.-20.9.1996, 44 S.

  30. Weibel, R. (1997): Digital Terrain Modelling for Environmental Applications – A Review of Techniques and Future Trends. Proceedings Joint European Conference on Geographic Information (JEC-GI), Wien (A), 464-474.

  31. Weibel, R. (1997): Digital Terrain Modelling – A Review of Techniques and Trends. Course Notes, Progress Seminar «Developments and Applications of Digital Elevation Models in Environmental Modelling, JEC-GI, Wien (A), 15 pgs.

  32. Bader, M. & Weibel, R. (1997): Detecting and Resolving Size and Proximity Conflicts in the Generalization of Polygonal Maps. Proceedings 18th International Cartographic Conference, Stockholm (S), 1525-1532.

  33. Peter, B. & Weibel, R. (1999). Using Vector and Raster-based Techniques in Categorical Map Generalization. Third Workshop on Progress in Automated Map Generalization, Ottawa.

  34. Cecconi, A., Shenton, C. & Weibel, R. (1999). An Interoperable Approach to Cartographic Visualization of Statistical Data on the Internet. 19th Int. Cartographic Conference, Ottawa, 59-69.

  35. Lamy, S., Ruas, A., Demazeau, Y., Jackson, M., Mackaness, W.A. & Weibel, R. (1999). The Application of Agents in Automated Map Generalisation. 19th Int. Cartographic Conference, Ottawa, 160-169.

  36. Peter, B. & Weibel, R. (1999). Integrating Raster and Vector-based Techniques for the Generalization of Categorical Maps. 19th Int. Cartographic Conference, Ottawa, 74-84.

  37. Barrault, M., Bader, M. & Weibel, R. (2000). Topology Preserving Conflict Removal between Symbolized Roads in Cartographic Generalization: Extending Snakes Methods. GIScience 2000, Savannah (GA, USA).

  38. Cecconi, A. & Weibel, R. (2000). Map Generalization for On-demand Web Mapping. GIScience 2000, Savannah (GA, USA).

  39. Barrault, M. & Weibel, R. (2001). Road Network Generalization: A Framework Using a Multi-agent Approach. Proceedings GISRUK 2001, Glamorgan UK, 321-324.

  40. Barrault, M., Regnauld, N., Duchne, C., Haire, K., Baeijs, C., Demazeau, Y., Hardy, P., Mackaness, W., Ruas, A., & Weibel, R. (2001). Integrating Multi-agent, Object-oriented, and Algorithmic Techniques for Improved Automated Map Generalization. Proc. 20th Intl Cartographic Conference, Beijing, 2210-2216.

  41. Jones, C.B., Purves, R., Ruas, A., Sanderson, M., Sester, M., van Kreveld, M. & Weibel, R. (2002). Spatial Information retrieval and Geographical Ontologies: An Overview of the SPIRIT Project. Proc. ACM SIGIR Conference.

  42. Edwardes, A., Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2003). WebPark: Location Based Services for Species Search in Recreation Areas. Proceedings 21st International Cartographic Conference, Durban, South Africa.

  43. Edwardes, A., Burghardt, D., Bobzien, M., Harrie, L., Lehto, L., Reichenbacher, T., Sester, M. & Weibel, R. (2003). Map Generalisation Technology: Addressing the Need for a Common Research Platform. Proceedings 21st International Cartographic Conference, Durban, South Africa.

  44. Weibel, R. & Lorup, E. (2003). Project GITTA: Building a Virtual Campus For Higher Education in Geographic Information Technology. Proceedings Optical 3-D Measurement Techniques VI, Zurich, Switzerland.

  45. Galanda, M. & Weibel, R. (2003). Ein Multiagentensystem zur Generalisierung von Polygonmosaiken in thematischen Karten. In: Koch, A. & Mandl, P. (eds). Multi-Agenten-Systeme in der Geographie. Klagenfurter Geographische Schriften, 23: 139-166.

  46. Neun, M. Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2004). Data Enrichment for Adaptive Generalisation. Sixth Workshop on Progress in Automated Map Generalization, Leicester (UK), 20-21 August 2004.

  47. Purves, R.S., Mackaness, W.A., Medyjckyi-Scott, D.J. & Weibel, R. (2004). Learning from Difference: GITTA and e-MapScholar – Contrasting Experiences on Developing E-Learning for GIScience. Proceedings 4th European GIS Education Seminar (EUGISES), Villach, Austria.

  48. Yang, B.S., Purves, R.S. & Weibel, R. (2004). Implementation of Progressive Transmission Algorithms for Vector Map Data in Web-based Visualization. International Archives of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (Proc. ISPRS Conference 2004, Istanbul).

  49. Burghardt, D., Neun, M. & Weibel, R. (2005). Generalization Services on the Web – A Classification and an Initial Prototype Implementation. Proceedings Auto-Carto 2005, Las Vegas (USA), 21-23 March 2005. CD-ROM.

  50. Burghardt, D., Bobzien, M., Petzold, I. & Weibel, R. (2005). Cartographic Generalisation of Large Scale Maps with Axpand. International Symposium on Generalization of Information, Berlin, 14-16 September 2005. CD-ROM.

  51. Purves, R.S., Syed, A.K., Yang, B. & Weibel, R. (2005). A Cartographic Visualisation Interface for Spatial Information Retrieval. Proceedings 22nd International Cartographic Conference, La Coru–a (Spain), 11-16 July 2005. CD-ROM.

  52. Steiniger, S. & Weibel, R. (2005). A Conceptual Framework For Automated Generalization and its Application to Geologic and Soil Maps. Proceedings 22nd International Cartographic Conference, La Coru–a (Spain), 11-16 July 2005. CD-ROM.

  53. Steiniger, S. & Weibel, R. (2005). Relations and Structures in Categorical Maps. 7th Workshop on Generalization and Multiple Representation, La Coru–a (Spain), 7-8 July 2005. CD-ROM.

  54. Neun, M., Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2006). Spatial Structures as Generalisation Support Services. ISPRS Workshop on Multiple Representation and Interoperability of Spatial Data, Hannover, 22-24 February 2006. CD-ROM.

  55. Bobzien, M., Burghardt, D., Neun, M. & Weibel, R. (2006). Multi-Representation Databases with Explicitly Modelled Horizontal, Vertical and Update Relations. Proceedings Auto-Carto 2006, 25-26 June 2006 (CD-ROM).

  56. Weibel, R. & Brassel, K. (in press). Map generalisation – What a difference twenty years make. In: Fisher, P.F. (Ed.). Classics from IJGIS. London: Taylor & Francis.

  57. Fisler, J. & Weibel, R. (2006). GITTA: Open Content Material for GIS Education. Proceedings EUGISES 2006, 7-10 September 2006, Krakow, Poland (CD-ROM).

  58. Steiniger, S., Weibel, R. & Burghardt, D. (2006): Recognition of Large Island Structures for Map Generalization. In: M. Raubal, H. J. Miller, A. U. Frank and M. Goodchild (eds): Geographic Information Science 2006, 20-23 September 2006, IfGIprints 28.

  59. Lüscher, P., Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2007). Matching Road Data of Greatly Different Scales. Proceedings 23nd International Cartographic Conference, Moscow, 5-9 August 2007. CD-ROM.

  60. Lüscher, P., Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2007). Ontology-driven Enrichment of Spatial Databases. 9th Workshop on Generalization and Multiple Representation, Moscow, 2-3 August 2007. CD-ROM.

  61. Grossmann, T. & Weibel, R. (2008): Integration of GITTA e-Learning Content into the Curriculum of GIScience. 2nd International Conference on Cartography and GIS, Borovets, Bulgaria, 21-24 January 2008, CD-ROM.

  62. Grossmann, T., Weibel, R. & Fisler, J. (2008): Sustainability of E-Learning Projects – The GITTA Approach. The International Archives of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, (ISPRS Conference Beijing 2008), Vol. XXXVII, Part B6a, pp. 55-58.

  63. Schmid, S. Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2008): Wo steht die Kartenproduktion heute? – Eine vergleichende Evaluation im Rahmen von EuroSDR. GIS/SIT Konferenz, Zürich, 10-12 June 2008, CD-ROM.

  64. Lüscher, P., Weibel, R. & Burghardt, D. (2008): Alternative Options of Using Processing Knowledge to Populate Ontologies for the Recognition of Urban Concepts. 10th ICA Workshop on Generalization and Multiple Representation, Montpellier (F), 20-21 June 2008. CD-ROM.

  65. Foerster, T., Burghardt, D., Neun, M., Regnauld, N., Swan, J. & Weibel, R. (2008): Towards an Interoperable Web Generalisation Services Framework – Current Work in Progress. 10th ICA Workshop on Generalization and Multiple Representation, Montpellier (F), 20-21 June 2008. CD-ROM.

  66. Bereuter, P., Venkateswaran, R. & Weibel, R. (2009). The Use of Filters for Adaptive Mobile Mapping Scenarios. Proceedings of AGILE 2009 Workshop on Adaptation in Spatial Communication, June 2-5, 2009, 39-44.

  67. Venkateswaran, R., Bereuter, P., Burghardt, D. & Weibel, R. (2009). The GenW2 Framework: An Architecture for Mobile GIS and Mapping Scenario, AGILE 2009, Hannover, June 2-5, 2009.

  68. Bereuter, P. & Weibel, R. (2010): Generalisation of point data for mobile devices: A problem-oriented approach. 11th ICA Workshop on Generalization and Multiple Representation, Zurich, 12 - 13 September 2010. Available at http://ica.ign.fr

  69. Lüscher, P. & Weibel, R. (2010): Semantics Matters: Cognitively Plausible Delineation of City Centres from Point of Interest Data. 11th ICA Workshop on Generalization and Multiple Representation, Zurich, 12 - 13 September 2010. Available at http://ica.ign.fr

  70. Venkateswaran, R. & Weibel, R. (2010): A Study of the Web Coverage for Tourism in Switzerland. GIScience 2010, Extended Abstracts. Available at http://www.giscience2010.org

  71. Weibel, R. (2010): From Geometry, Statics and Oligarchy to Semantics, Mobility and Democracy: Some Trends in Map Generalization and Data Integration. Workshop on Generalization and Data Integration, Boulder (CO), USA, CD-ROM.

  72. Dodge, S., Weibel, R. & Laube, P. (2011). Trajectory Similarity Analysis in Movement Parameter Space. Proceedings, GIS Research in the UK (GISRUK 2011), 27-29 April 2011, Portsmouth, UK. CD-ROM, 8 pgs.

  73. Bereuter, P. & Weibel, R. (2011). A Diagnostic Toolbox for Assessing Point Data Generalisation Algorithms. Proceedings, 25th Intl. Cartographic Conference, Paris, 3-8 July 2011. CD-ROM, 10 pgs.

  74. Bereuter, P. & Weibel, R. & Burghardt, D. (2012). Content zooming and exploration for mobile maps. Proceedings AGILE 2012, 25-27 April 2012, Avignon (F).

  75. Bereuter, P. & Weibel, R. (2012): Towards task-oriented on-the-fly generalization of point data using spatial indexes. Proceedings AutoCarto 2012, Columbus (OH, USA), 16-18 Sept. 2012.

  76. Scharrenbach, T., Bischof, S., Fleischli, S. & Weibel, R. (2012): Linked Raster Data. GIScience 2012, Extended Abstracts. Columbus OH (USA), 19-21 September 2012. Digital proceedings, 4 pgs.

  77. Sibler, P., Weibel, R., Glaser, E. & Bart, G. (2012): Methods for Cartographic Visualization of Linguistic Data in Support of Area Formation in Dialectology. Proceedings AutoCarto 2012, Columbus (OH, USA), 16-18 Sept. 2012.

  78. Technitis, G. & Weibel, R. (2012): A Hybrid Geospatial Simulation Model for Moving Objects. Proceedings AutoCarto 2012, Columbus (OH, USA), 16-18 Sept. 2012.

  79. Benz, S. & Weibel, R. (2013): Road Network Selection Using an Extended Stroke-Mesh Combination Algorithm. 16th ICA Workshop on Generalization and Multiple Representation, Dresden, 23-24 August 2013.

  80. Bereuter, P. & Weibel, R. (2013): Assessing Real-time Map Generalisation of Point Data. 16th ICA Workshop on Generalization and Multiple Representation, Dresden, 23-24 August 2013.

  81. Weibel, R. (2013): GITTA: E-Learning für die akademische Ausbildung in GIS-Technologie in der Schweiz und weltweit. Geomatik Schweiz, 5/2013: 254-256.

  82. Weiss, R. & Weibel, R. (2013): Generalisation of Road Networks for Small-scale Maps Using an Improved Centrality Approach. 16th ICA Workshop on Generalization and Multiple Representation, Dresden, 23-24 August 2013.

  83. Jeszenszky, P. & Weibel, R. (2014): Correlating morphosyntactic dialect variation with geographic distance: Local beats global. GIScience 2014, 24-26 September 2014, Vienna, 6 pgs.

  84. Scheurer, T., Rehsteiner, U., Weibel, R. & Baur, B. (2014): Forschung für den Nationalpark. In: Baur, B. & Scheurer, T. (eds.): Wissen schaffen – 100 Jahre Forschung im Schweizerischen Nationalpark. Haupt Verlag, 355-379.

  85. Soleymani, A., van Loon, E. & Weibel, R. (2014): Capability of movement features extracted from GPS trajectories for the classification of fine-grained behaviors. AGILE 2014, 3-6 June 2014, Castellón, Spain, 6 pgs.

  86. Soleymani, A. & Weibel, R. (2014): Extraction of movement features for cross-scale behavioral classification. Workshop on Analysis of Movement Data (AMD14), 23 September 2014, Vienna, Austria, 5 pgs.

  87. Technitis, G. & Weibel, R. (2014): An Algorithm for Random Trajectory Generation Between Two Endpoints, Honoring Time and Speed Constraints. GIScience 2014, 24-26 September 2014, Vienna, 5 pgs.

  88. Jeszenszky, P. & Weibel, R. (2015): Measuring Intralinguistic Boundaries. AGILE 2015, 9-12 June 2015, Lisbon, Portugal, 5 pgs.

  89. Fuchs, S., Weibel, R. & Rehnus, M. (2015): Wanderlust - Erfahrungen aus vier Jahrzehnten «Rehkitzmarkierung Schweiz» 1971‐2013. Schweizer Jäger, 2015(9): 2-6.

  90. Aliakbarian, M. & Weibel, R. (2016): Integration of folksonomies into the process of map generalization. 19th ICA Workshop on Generalization and Multiple Representation, 14 June 2016, Helsinki, Finland. Digital proceedings, 6 pgs.

  91. Bereuter, P., Fillekes, M. & Weibel, R. (2016): Analyzing GPS and Accelerometer Data in the Study of the Mobility, Activity and Social Interaction of Older Adults. Workshop on Visually-Supported Computational Movement Analysis, 14 June 2016, Helsinki, Finland. Digital proceedings, 6 pgs.

  92. Fillekes, M., Bereuter, P. & Weibel, R. (2016): Comparing GPS-based Indicators of Spatial Activity to the Life-Space Questionnaire (LSQ) in Research on Health and Aging. Workshop on Analysis of Movement Data (AMD16), 27 September 2016, Montréal. Digital proceedings, 6 pgs.

  93. Jeszenszky, P. & Weibel, R. (2016): Modeling transitions between syntactic variants in the dialect continuum. AGILE 2016, 15–17 June 2016, Helsinki, Finland. Digital proceedings, 7 pgs.

  94. Sayidov, A. & Weibel, R. (2016): Constraint-based approach in geological map generalization. 19th ICA Workshop on Generalization and Multiple Representation, 14 June 2016, Helsinki, Finland. Digital proceedings, 8 pgs.

  95. Technitis, G., Weibel, R., Kranstauber, B. & Safi, K. (2016): An Algorithm for Empirically Informed Random Trajectory Generation Between Two Endpoints. GIScience 2016, 27–30 September 2016, Montréal. Digital proceedings, 4 pgs.


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