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Vienna University of Technology
Geoinformation and Cartography

 Contact data
StreetGusshausstr. 27-29 
ZIP, City, Region 1040 - Vienna (Vienna) 
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 Contact person

Dr. Gerhard Navratil (Deputy)
 Employees (Total)
Total: 11-50  number of researches: 8

 Central aim of organisation
Providing a theoretical basis in geographic information science.

 Briefly describe your organisation
The Department of Geoinformation is one of the leading institutions in theoretical aspects of geoinformation science worldwide. Research topics range from economic aspects and problems of data quality to the perception of space. The team consists of researchers with various backgrounds (geodesy, geography, planning, computer science).

The department has strong connections to the research community and the members regularly present their work on international conferences. Recent projects deal with revision of geographic data, 3D-aspects of GIS, and navigation of pedestrians.

 Core Competency

Research & Development

 ICT sectors:
   - E-Government     
   - ICT Applications for Tourism     
   - Geographical Information Systems (GIS)     
   - Databases, Database Management     
   - Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), Middleware     
   - Usability Engineering     
   - Internet Technologies     
   - Data Mining     
 RTD Experiences & Publications

 My organisation has been involved in projects funded by the following EU-programmes
  Coordinator  Partner 
EU Framework Programme (FP)
Other international co-operative research

 Austrian Research and Development Projects
  Coordinator  Partner 
Cooperative Projects

 RTD Experience


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2004-12-06 / 2009-01-14