Skip to main content

Spatial Relations between Classes as Integrity Constraints

Buy Article:

$51.00 plus tax (Refund Policy)

Abstract:

Abstract

The quality and integrity of spatial data is very important to support interoperability among different systems. To reach this aim integrity rules defined by the application play an important role (for example, constraints between object classes). In this article, we propose a methodology to define integrity constraints using user level spatial relations between classes of individuals. We will also provide mapping rules from user level relations to geometric level operators to allow the computation of relations. As a case study, we will define the constraints for the class of rivers and some of its specializations.

Keywords: User spatial relations; class relations; integrity constraints; spatial ontology

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9671.2008.01134.x

Affiliations: Department of Electrical and Information Engineering University of L’Aquila

Publication date: 2008-12-01

  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more