Markus Schneider's Research Home Page

Welcome on my research home page! You will find information with respect to the following subjects:


Research Interests and Expertise

My general research interests relate to (i) databases in general, (ii) databases for new, emerging applications, and (iii) extensible databases. My focus is on data modeling aspects as well as the design and implementation of data structures and algorithms in a database context. I am in particular engaged in the following areas:


List of Publications

Books

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Mark McKenney & Markus Schneider. Map Framework: A Formal Model of Maps as a Fundamental Data Type in Information Systems. Springer-Verlag, 2016. [Springer] [Amazon]

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Christophe Claramunt, Markus Schneider, Raymond Chi-Wing Wong, Li Xiong, Woong-Kee Loh, Cyrus Shahabi & Ki-Joune Li (editors). 14th Int. Symp. on Advances in Spatial and Temporal Databases (SSTD), 2015. [Springer] [Amazon]

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Michael Gertz, Yan Huang, John Krumm, Jagan Sankaranarayanan & Markus Schneider (editors). 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Conf. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS), 2014. [ACM]

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Craig Knoblock, Peer Kröger, John Krumm, Markus Schneider & Peter Widmayer (editors). 21st ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Conf. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS), 2013. [ACM]

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Walid G. Aref, Mohamed F. Mokbel, Hanan Samet, Markus Schneider, Cyrus Shahabi & Ouri Wolfson (editors). 16th ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Conf. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS), 2008. [ACM]

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Hanan Samet, Markus Schneider & Cyrus Shahabi (editors). 15th ACM Int. Symp. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM GIS), 2007. [ACM]

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Ralf Hartmut Güting & Markus Schneider. Moving Objects Databases. Morgan Kaufmann Publishers, 2005. [Authors' Book Web Site] [Morgan Kaufmann] [Amazon]

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Markus Schneider. Implementation Concepts for Database Systems (in German: Implementierungskonzepte für Datenbanksysteme). Springer-Verlag, 2003. [Springer] [Amazon]

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Christian Jensen, Markus Schneider, Bernhard Seeger & Vassilis J. Tsotras (editors). 7th Int. Symp. on Advances in Spatial and Temporal Databases (SSTD). LNCS 2121, Springer-Verlag, 2001. [Springer] [Amazon]

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Markus Schneider. Spatial Data Types for Database Systems - Finite Resolution Geometry for Geographic Information Systems. LNCS 1288, Springer-Verlag, 1997. [Springer] [Amazon]

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Markus Schneider. Spatial Data Types for Database Systems. Doctoral Thesis, FernUniversität Hagen, 1995.

Special Journal Issues

Markus Schneider & Esteban Zimányi. Special Issue on Data Warehousing: From Occasional OLAP to Real-Time Business Intelligence. Int. Journal of Data Warehousing and Mining (IJDWM), 9(2), 2013.


Book Chapters

Markus Schneider. Spatial and Spatiotemporal Data Types as a Foundation for Representing Space-Time Data in GIS. Handbook of Research on Geographic Information Systems Applications and Advancements. IGI Global, Chapter 1, 1-28, 2017.

Markus Schneider. Spatial Databases. Int. Encyclopedia of Geography: People, the Earth, Environment, and Technology. 2014.

Markus Schneider. Soft Computing Techniques in Spatial Databases. Handbook of Research on Soft Computing Applications for Database Technologies: Techniques and Issues. IGI Global, 49-71, 2010. [pdf] [IGI Global] [Amazon]

Markus Schneider. Spatial and Spatio-Temporal Data Models and Languages. Encyclopedia of Database Systems. Springer-Verlag, 2009. [pdf] [Springer] [Amazon]

Markus Schneider. Spatial Data Types. Encyclopedia of Database Systems. Springer-Verlag, 2009. [pdf] [Springer] [Amazon]

Markus Schneider. Moving Objects in Databases and GIS: State-of-the-Art and Open Problems. Research Trends in Geographic Information Science. Springer-Verlag, 169-188, 2009. [pdf] [Springer] [Amazon]

Alejandro Pauly & Markus Schneider. Querying Vague Spatial Objects in Databases with VASA. Quality Aspects in Spatial Data Mining. CRC Press, 3-14, 2009. [pdf] [CRC Press] [Amazon]

Markus Schneider. Fuzzy Spatial Data Types for Spatial Uncertainty Management in Databases. Handbook of Research on Fuzzy Information Processing in Databases. Information Science Reference, 490-515, 2008. [pdf] [Information Science Reference] [Amazon]

Alejandro Pauly & Markus Schneider. Vague Spatial Data Types. Encyclopedia of GIS. Springer-Verlag, 1213-1217, 2008. [pdf] [Springer] [Amazon]

Joachim Hammer & Markus Schneider. Data Structures for Databases. The Handbook of Data Structures and Applications. CRC Press, 60-1 - 60-22, 2005. [pdf] [CRC] [Amazon]

Markus Schneider. Fuzzy Spatial Data Types and Predicates: Their Definition and Integration into Query Languages. Spatio-Temporal Databases: Flexible Querying and Reasoning. Springer-Verlag, 265-293, 2004. [pdf] [Springer] [Amazon]

Ralf Hartmut Güting, Michael H. Böhlen, Martin Erwig, Christian S. Jensen, Nikos Lorentzos, Enrico Nardelli, Markus Schneider & Jose R. R. Viqueira. Spatio-Temporal Models and Languages: An Approach Based on Data Types. Spatio-Temporal Databases: The CHOROCHRONOS Approach, LNCS 2520, Springer-Verlag, Chapter 5, 117-176, 2003. [Springer] [Amazon]

Martin Erwig & Markus Schneider. STQL-A Spatio-Temporal Query Language. Mining Spatio-Temporal Information Systems. The Kluwer International Series in Engineering and Computer Science, vol. 669, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Chapter 6, 105-126, 2002. [pdf] [Kluwer (Springer)] [Amazon]

Markus Schneider. Modelling Spatial Objects with Undetermined Boundaries Using the Realm/ROSE Approach. Geographic Objects with Indeterminate Boundaries, GISDATA Series, vol. 2, Taylor & Francis, Chapter 10, 141-152, 1996. [pdf] [Taylor & Francis] [Amazon]

 

Refereed Journal Papers

Ganesh Viswanathan & Markus Schneider. User-Centric Spatial Data Warehousing: A Survey of Requirements & Approaches. Int. Journal of Data Mining, Modelling and Management (IJDMMM), 6(4), 369-390, 2014. [pdf]

Ganesh Viswanathan & Markus Schneider. Querying Cardinal Directions between Complex Objects in Data Warehouses. Fundamenta Informaticae (FI), 132(2), 177-202, 2014. [pdf]

Markus Schneider. Spatial Plateau Algebra for Implementing Fuzzy Spatial Objects in Databases and GIS: Spatial Plateau Data Types and Operations. Applied Soft Computing (ASOC), 16(3), 148-170, 2014. [pdf]

Cristina Ciferri, Ricardo Ciferri, Leticia Gómez, Markus Schneider, Alejandro Vaisman & Esteban Zimányi. Cube Algebra: A Generic User-Centric Model and Query Language for OLAP Cubes. Int. Journal of Data Warehousing and Mining (IJDWM), 9(2), 39-65, 2013. [pdf]

Markus Schneider, Tao Chen, Ganesh Viswanathan & Wenjie Yuan. Cardinal Directions between Complex Regions. ACM Transactions on Database Systems (TODS), 37(2), 8:1-8:40, 2012. [pdf]

Hechen Liu & Markus Schneider. Detecting the Topological Development in a Complex Moving Region. Journal of Multimedia Processing and Technologies (JMPT), 1(3), 160-180, 2010. [pdf]

Virupaksha Kanjilal & Markus Schneider. Modeling and Querying Spatial Networks in Databases. Journal of Multimedia Processing and Technologies (JMPT), 1(3), 142-159, 2010. [pdf]

Alejandro Pauly & Markus Schneider. VASA: An Algebra for Vague Spatial Data in Databases. Informations Systems, 35(1), 111-138, 2010. [pdf]

Reasey Praing & Markus Schneider. Topological Feature Vectors for Exploring Topological Relationships. Int. Journal on Geographical Information Science (IJGIS), 23(3), 319-353, 2009. [pdf]

Reasey Praing & Markus Schneider. Efficient Implementation Techniques for Topological Predicates on Complex Spatial Objects. GeoInformatica, 12(3), 313-356, 2008. [pdf]

Markus Schneider & Thomas Behr. Topological Relationships Between Complex Spatial Objects. ACM Transactions on Database Systems (TODS), 31(1), 39-81, 2006. [pdf]

William G. Farmerie, Joachim Hammer, Li Liu, Anuj Sahni & Markus Schneider. Biological Workflow with BlastQuest. Data and Knowledge Engineering (DKE), 53(1), 75-97, 2005. [pdf]

Joachim Hammer & Markus Schneider. The GenAlg Project: Developing a New Integrating Data Model, Language, and Tool for Managing and Querying Genomic Information. SIGMOD Record, 33(2), 45-50, 2004. [pdf]

Jose Antonio Cotelo Lema, Luca Forlizzi, Ralf Hartmut Güting, Enrico Nardelli & Markus Schneider. Algorithms for Moving Objects Databases. The Computer Journal, 46(6), 680-712, 2003. [pdf] [Runner-up paper of The Computer Journal for the year 2003 (vol. 46)]

Martin Erwig & Markus Schneider. A Visual Language for the Evolution of Spatial Relationships and its Translation into a Spatio-Temporal Calculus. Journal of Visual Languages and Computing (JVLC), 14(2), 181-211, 2003. [pdf]

Markus Schneider. Design and Implementation of Finite Resolution Crisp and Fuzzy Spatial Objects. Data & Knowledge Engineering (DKE), 44(1), 81-108, 2003. [pdf]

Joachim Hammer & Markus Schneider. Going Back to Our Database Roots for Managing Genomic Data. OMICS - A Journal of Integrative Biology, 7(1), 117-119, 2003. [pdf]

Martin Erwig & Markus Schneider. Spatio-Temporal Predicates. IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE), 14(4), 881-901, 2002. [pdf]

Ralf Hartmut Güting, Michael H. Böhlen, Martin Erwig, Christian S. Jensen, Markus Schneider, Nikos A. Lorentzos & Michalis Vazirgiannis. A Foundation for Representing and Querying Moving Objects. ACM Transactions on Database Systems (TODS), 25(1), 1-42, 2000. [pdf]

Martin Erwig, Ralf Hartmut Güting, Markus Schneider & Michalis Vazirgiannis. Spatio-Temporal Data Types: An Approach to Modeling and Querying Moving Objects in Databases. GeoInformatica, 3(3), 269-296, 1999. [pdf]

Ralf Hartmut Güting & Markus Schneider. Realm-Based Spatial Data Types: The ROSE Algebra. VLDB Journal, 4(2), 243-286, 1995. [pdf]

 

Refereed Conference Papers

Anderson Carniel and Markus Schneider. Fuzzy Inference on Fuzzy Spatial Objects (FIFUS) for Spatial Decision Support Systems. IEEE Int. Conf. on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE), 2017.

Anderson Carniel and Markus Schneider. Coverage Degree-Based Fuzzy Topological Relationships for Fuzzy Regions. 12th Int. Conf. on Flexible Query Answering Systems (FQAS), 112-123, 2017.

Anderson Carniel and Markus Schneider. A Conceptual Model of Fuzzy Topological Relationships for Fuzzy Regions. IEEE Int. Conf. on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE), 2271 - 2278, 2016.

Lin Qi, Huiyuan Zhang & Markus Schneider. SNAL: Spatial Network Algebra for Modeling Spatial Networks in Database Systems. 2nd Int. Conference on Geographical Information Systems Theory, Applications and Management (GISTAM), 2016.

Anderson Carniel, Markus Schneider & Ricardo Ciferri.FIFUS: A Rule-Based Fuzzy Inference Model for Fuzzy Spatial Objects in Spatial Databases and GIS. 23rd ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Conf. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS), 2015. [pdf]

Lin Qi, Huiyuan Zhang & Markus Schneider. Design and Representation of Complex Objects in Database Systems. 23rd ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Conf. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS), 2015. [pdf]

Lin Qi & Markus Schneider. Trafforithm: A Traffic-aware Shortest Path Algorithm in Real Road Networks with Traffic Influence Factors. 1st Int. Conference on Geographical Information Systems Theory, Applications and Management (GISTAM), 105-112, 2015. [pdf]

Lin Qi & Markus Schneider. Realtime Response of Shortest Path Computation. 7th ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Workshop on Computational Transportation Science (IWCTS), 41-46, 2014. [pdf]

Anderson Carniel, Markus Schneider, Ricardo Ciferri & Cristina Ciferri. Modeling Fuzzy Topological Predicates for Fuzzy Regions. 22nd ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Conf. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS), 529-532, 2014. [pdf]

Hechen Liu & Markus Schneider. Similarity Measurement of Moving Object Trajectories. 3rd ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Workshop on GeoStreaming (IWGS), 19-22, 2012. [pdf]

Lin Qi & Markus Schneider. MONET: Modeling and Querying Moving Objects in Spatial Networks. 3rd ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Workshop on GeoStreaming (IWGS), 48-57, 2012. [pdf]

Virupaksha Kanjilal & Markus Schneider. User View of Spatial Networks in Spatial Database Systems. 6th Int. Workshop on Semantic and Conceptual Issues in GIS (SeCoGIS), 261-272, 2012. [pdf]

Hechen Liu & Markus Schneider. Balloon: Representing and Querying the Near Future Movement of Predictive Moving Objects. 1st ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Workshop on Spatial Semantics And Ontologies (SSO), 9-16, 2011. [pdf]

Hechen Liu, Ling-Yin We, Yu Zheng, Markus Schneider & Wen-Chih Peng. Route Discovery from Mining Uncertain Trajectories. IEEE Int. Conf. on Data Mining (ICDM), 1239-1242, 2011. [pdf]

Tao Chen & Markus Schneider. The Neighborhood Configuration Model: A Framework To Distinguish Topological Relationships between Complex Volumes. 5th Int. Workshop on Semantic and Conceptual Issues in GIS (SeCoGIS), 251-260, 2011. [pdf]

Ganesh Viswanathan & Markus Schneider. OLAP Formulations for Supporting Complex Spatial Objects in Data Warehouses. 13th Int. Conf. on Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery (DaWaK), 39-50, 2011. [pdf]

Tao Chen, Hechen Liu & Markus Schneider. Computing the Cardinal Direction Development between Moving Points in Spatio-temporal Databases. 12th Int. Symp. on Spatial and Temporal Databases (SSTD), 261-278, 2011. [pdf]

Ganesh Viswanathan & Markus Schneider. CAL: A Generic Textual Analysis Language for Multidimensional Data. 20th Int. Conf. on Software Engineering and Data Engineering (SEDE), 18-23, 2011. [pdf]

Markus Schneider, Shen-Shyang Ho, Malvika Agrawal, Tao Chen, Hechen Liu & Ganesh Viswanathan. A Moving Objects Database Infrastructure for Hurricane Research: Data Integration and Complex Object Management. NASA Earth Science Technology Forum (ESTF), 2011. [pdf]

Wenjie Yuan & Markus Schneider. 3D Indoor Route Planning for Arbitrary-Shape Objects. 1st Int. Workshop on Spatial Information Modeling, Management and Mining (SIM3), 120-131, 2011. [pdf]

Ganesh Viswanathan & Markus Schneider. On the Requirements for User-Centric Spatial Data Warehousing and SOLAP. 1st Int. Workshop on Spatial Information Modeling, Management and Mining (SIM3), 144-155, 2011. [pdf]

Hechen Liu & Markus Schneider. Querying Moving Objects with Uncertainty in Spatio-temporal Databases. 16th Int. Conf. on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA), 357-371, 2011. [pdf]

Virupaksha Kanjilal & Markus Schneider. Spatial Network Modeling for Databases. 26th Symp. On Applied Computing (ACM SAC), 827-832, 2011. [pdf]

Hechen Liu & Markus Schneider. Tracking Continuous Topological Changes of Complex Moving Regions. 26th Symp. On Applied Computing (ACM SAC), 833-838, 2011. [pdf]

Arif Khan & Markus Schneider. Topological Reasoning Between Complex Regions in Databases with Frequent Updates. 18th ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Conf. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS), 380-389, 2010. [pdf]

Tao Chen, Hechen Liu & Markus Schneider. Evaluation of Cardinal Direction Developments between Moving Points. 18th ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Conf. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS), 430-433, 2010. [pdf]

Wenjie Yuan & Markus Schneider. Supporting 3D Route Planning in Indoor Space Based on the LEGO Representation. 2nd ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Workshop on Indoor Spatial Awareness (ISA), 16-23, 2010. [pdf]

Tao Chen, Arif Khan, Markus Schneider & Ganesh Viswanathan. iBLOB: Complex Object Management in Databases Through Intelligent Binary Large Objects. 3rd Int. Conf. on Objects and Databases (ICOODB), 85-99, 2010. [pdf]

Ganesh Viswanathan & Markus Schneider. The Objects Interactions Graticule for Cardinal Direction Querying in Moving Objects Data Warehouses. 14th East-European Conf. on Advances in Databases and Information Systems (ADBIS), 520-532, 2010. [pdf]

Shen-Shyang Ho, Wenqing Tang, W. Timothy Liu, and Markus Schneider. A Framework for Moving Sensor Data Query and Retrieval of Dynamic Atmospheric Events. 22nd Int. Conf. on Scientific and Statistical Database Management (SSDBM), LNCS 6187, 96-113, 2010. [pdf]

Virupaksha Kanjilal, Hechen Liu & Markus Schneider. Plateau Regions: An Implementation Concept for Fuzzy Regions in Spatial Databases and GIS. 13th Int. Conf. on Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems (IPMU), LNAI 6178, 624-633, 2010. [pdf]

Markus Schneider, Shen-Shyang Ho, Tao Chen, Arif Khan, Ganesh Viswanathan, Wenqing Tang & W. Timothy Liu. Moving Objects Database Technology for Ad-Hoc Querying and Satellite Data Retrieval of Dynamic Atmospheric Events. NASA Earth Science Technology Forum (ESTF), 2010. [pdf]

Ganesh Viswanathan & Markus Schneider. BigCube: A Metamodel for Managing Multidimensional Data. 19th Int. Conf. on Software Engineering and Data Engineering (SEDE), 237-242, 2010. [pdf]

Wenjie Yuan & Markus Schneider. Supporting Continuous Range Queries in Indoor Space. 11th Int. Conf. on Mobile Data Management (MDM), 209-214, 2010. [pdf]

Wenjie Yuan & Markus Schneider. iNav: An Indoor Navigation Model Supporting Length-Dependent Optimal Routing. 13th AGILE Int. Conf. on Geographic Information Science, in: Geospatial Thinking, LNG&C, Springer-Verlag, 299-314, 2010. [pdf]

Tao Chen, Markus Schneider, Ganesh Viswanathan & Wenjie Yuan. The Objects Interaction Matrix for Modeling Cardinal Directions in Spatial Databases. 15th Int. Conf. on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA),  218-232, 2010. [pdf]

Tao Chen & Markus Schneider. Modeling Cardinal Directions in the 3D Space with the Objects Interaction Cube Matrix. 25th Annual ACM Symp. on Applied Computing (ACM SAC), 906-910, 2010. [pdf]

Tao Chen & Markus Schneider. Data Structures and Intersection Algorithms for 3D Spatial Data Types. 17th ACM SIGSPATIAL Int. Conf. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM SIGSPATIAL GIS), 148-157, 2009. [pdf]

Mark McKenney, Reasey Praing & Markus Schneider. Deriving Topological Relationships between Simple Regions with Holes. 13th Int. Symp. on Spatial Data Handling (SDH ), in: Headway in Spatial Data Handling, LNG&C, Springer-Verlag, 521-532, 2008. [pdf]

Mark McKenney & Markus Schneider. Topological Relationships Between Map Geometries. 13th Int. Conf. on Database Systems for Advanced Applications (DASFAA), 110-125, 2008. [pdf]

Alejandro Pauly & Markus Schneider. Spatial Vagueness and Imprecision in Databases. 23rd Annual ACM Symp. on Applied Computing (ACM SAC), 875-879, 2008. [pdf]

Reasey Praing & Markus Schneider. Modeling Historical and Future Movements of Spatio-Temporal Objects in Moving Objects Databases. 16th ACM Conf. on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM), 183-192, 2007. [pdf]

Reasey Praing & Markus Schneider. Modeling Historical and Future Spatio-Temporal Relationships of Moving Objects in Databases. 1st Int. Workshop on Semantic and Conceptual Issues in Geographic Information Systems (SeCoGIS), 318-327, 2007. [pdf]

Mark McKenney, Alejandro Pauly, Reasey Praing & Markus Schneider. Ensuring the Semantic Correctness of Complex Regions. 1st Int. Workshop on Semantic and Conceptual Issues in Geographic Information Systems (SeCoGIS), 409-418, 2007. [pdf]

Mark McKenney & Markus Schneider. PLR Partitions: A Conceptual Model of Maps. 1st Int. Workshop on Semantic and Conceptual Issues in Geographic Information Systems (SeCoGIS), 368-377, 2007. [pdf]

Mark McKenney & Markus Schneider. Spatial Partition Graphs: A Graph Theoretic Model of Maps. 10th Int. Symp. on Spatial and Temporal Databases (SSTD), LNCS 4605, Springer-Verlag, 167-184, 2007. [pdf]

Mark McKenney, Alejandro Pauly, Reasey Praing & Markus Schneider. Local Topological Relationships for Complex Regions. 10th Int. Symp. on Spatial and Temporal Databases (SSTD), LNCS 4605, Springer-Verlag, 203-220, 2007. [pdf]

Markus Schneider & Alejandro Pauly. ROSA: An Algebra for Rough Spatial Objects in Databases. 2nd Int. Conf. on Rough Sets and Knowledge Technology (RSKT)), LNAI 4481, Springer-Verlag, 411-418, 2007. [pdf]

Reasey Praing & Markus Schneider. A Universal Abstract Model for Future Movements of Moving Objects.10th AGILE Int. Conf. on Geographic Information Science, 111-120, 2007. [pdf]

Alejandro Pauly & Markus Schneider. Querying Vague Spatial Objects in Databases with VASA. 5th Int. Symp. on Spatial Data Quality (ISSDQ), 2007. [pdf]

Mark McKenney, Alejandro Pauly, Reasey Praing & Markus Schneider. Preserving Local Topological Predicates. 14th ACM Int. Symp. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM GIS), 123-130, 2006. [pdf]

Reasey Praing & Markus Schneider. Efficient Evaluation Techniques for Topological Predicates on Complex Spatial Objects. 12th Int. Symp. on Spatial Data Handling (SDH), 305-320, 2006. [pdf]

Mark McKenney & Markus Schneider. Advanced Operations for Maps in Spatial Databases. 12th Int. Symp. on Spatial Data Handling (SDH), 495-510, 2006. [pdf]

Alejandro Pauly & Markus Schneider. Topological Reasoning for Identifying a Complete Set of Topological Predicates between Vague Spatial Objects. 19th Int. FLAIRS Conf. (FLAIRS), 731-736, 2006. [pdf]

Mark McKenney, Alejandro Pauly, Reasey Praing & Markus Schneider. Dimension-Refined Topological Predicates. 13th ACM Int. Symp. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM GIS), 240-249, 2005. [pdf]

Brian Weinrich & Markus Schneider. Use of Rational Numbers in the Design of Robust Geometric Primitives for Three-Dimensional Spatial Database Systems. 13th ACM Int. Symp. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM GIS), 163-172, 2005. [pdf]

Markus Schneider & Thomas Behr. Topological Relationships between Complex Lines and Complex Regions. 24th Int. Conference on Conceptual Modeling (ER), LNCS 3716, 483-496, 2005. [pdf]

Alejandro Pauly & Markus Schneider. Topological Predicates between Vague Spatial Objects. 9th Int. Symp. on Spatial and Temporal Databases (SSTD), 418-432, 2005. [pdf]

Markus Schneider. Evaluation of Spatio-Temporal Predicates on Moving Objects. 21st Int. Conf. on Data Engineering (ICDE), 516-517, 2005. [pdf]

Alejandro Pauly & Markus Schneider. Identifying Topological Predicates for Vague Spatial Objects. 20th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (ACM SAC), 587-591, 2005. [pdf]

Markus Schneider & Brian Weinrich. An Abstract Model of Three-Dimensional Spatial Data Types. 12th ACM Int. Symp. on Advances in Geographic Information Systems (ACM GIS), 67-72, 2004. [pdf]

Alejandro Pauly & Markus Schneider. Vague Spatial Data Types, Set Operations, and Predicates. 8th East-European Conf. on Advances in Databases and Information Systems (ADBIS), 379-392, 2004. [pdf]

Markus Schneider. Computing the Topological Relationship of Complex Regions. 15th Int. Conf. on Database and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA), 844-853, 2004. [pdf]

Markus Schneider. Vague Topological Predicates for Crisp Regions through Metric Refinements. 11th Int. Symp. on Spatial Data Handling (SDH), 149-162, 2004. [pdf]

Markus Schneider. Vague Spatial Data Types. 3rd Int. Symp. on Spatial Data Quality (ISSDQ), 83-97, 2004. [pdf]

William G. Farmerie, Joachim Hammer, Li Liu & Markus Schneider. Having a BLAST: Analyzing Gene Sequence Data with BlastQuest. 1st Int. Workshop on Biological Data Management (BIDM), 37-41, 2003. [pdf]

Joachim Hammer & Markus Schneider. Genomics Algebra: A New, Integrating Data Model, Language, and Tool for Processing and Querying Genomic Information. 1st Biennial Conf. on Innovative Data Systems Research (CIDR), 176-187, 2003. [pdf]

Markus Schneider. Implementing Topological Predicates for Complex Regions. 10th Int. Symp. in Spatial Data Handling (SDH), 313-328, 2002. [pdf]

Thomas Behr & Markus Schneider. Topological Relationships of Complex Points and Complex Regions. 20th Int. Conf. on Conceptual Modeling (ER), 56-69, 2001. [pdf]

Markus Schneider. A Design of Topological Predicates for Complex Crisp and Fuzzy Regions. 20th Int. Conf. on Conceptual Modeling (ER), 103-116, 2001. [pdf]

Markus Schneider. Fuzzy Topological Predicates, Their Properties, and Their Integration into Query Languages. 9th ACM Symp. on Geographic Information Systems (ACM GIS), 9-14, 2001. [pdf]

Markus Schneider. Metric Operations on Fuzzy Spatial Objects in Databases. 8th ACM Symp. on Geographic Information Systems (ACM GIS), 21-26, 2000. [pdf]

Markus Schneider. Finite Resolution Crisp and Fuzzy Spatial Objects. 9th Int. Symp. on Spatial Data Handling (SDH), 5a.3-17, 2000. [pdf]

Martin Erwig & Markus Schneider. Formalization of Advanced Map Operations. 9th Int. Symp. on Spatial Data Handling (SDH), 8a.3-17, 2000. [pdf]

Luca Forlizzi, Ralf Hartmut Güting, Enrico Nardelli & Markus Schneider. A Data Model and Data Structures for Moving Objects Databases. ACM SIGMOD Int. Conf. on Management of Data (SIGMOD), 319-330, 2000. [pdf]

Martin Erwig & Markus Schneider. Query-By-Trace: Visual Predicate Specification in Spatio-Temporal Databases. 5th IFIP 2.6 Working Conf. on Visual Database Systems (VDB), 2000. [pdf]

Martin Erwig & Markus Schneider. Visual Specifications of Spatio-Temporal Developments. 15th IEEE Symp. on Visual Languages (VL), 187-188, 1999. [pdf]

Martin Erwig & Markus Schneider. The Honeycomb Model of Spatio-Temporal Partitions. Int. Workshop on Spatio-Temporal Database Management (STDBM), LNCS 1678, Springer Verlag, 39-59, 1999. [pdf]

Martin Erwig & Markus Schneider. Developments in Spatio-Temporal Query Languages. IEEE Int. Workshop on Spatio-Temporal Data Models and Languages (STDML), 441-449, 1999. [pdf]

Markus Schneider. Uncertainty Management for Spatial Data in Databases: Fuzzy Spatial Data Types. 6th Int. Symp. on Advances in Spatial Databases (SSD), LNCS 1651, Springer Verlag, 330-351, 1999. [pdf]

Martin Erwig, Markus Schneider & Ralf Hartmut Güting. Temporal Objects for Spatio-Temporal Data Models and a Comparison of Their Representations. Advances in Database Technologies (ER '98 Workshop on Spatio-Temporal Data Management), LNCS 1552 (1999), Springer Verlag, 454-465, 1998. [pdf]

Martin Erwig, Ralf Hartmut Güting, Markus Schneider & Michalis Vazirgiannis. Abstract and Discrete Modeling of Spatio-Temporal Data Types. 6th ACM Symp. on Geographic Information Systems (ACM GIS), 131-136, 1998. [pdf]

Markus Schneider, Ralf H. Güting, and Thomas de Ridder. Computational Geometry on the Grid: Traversal and Plane-Sweep Algorithms for Spatial Applications. 10th Canadian Conf. on Computational Geometry (CCCG), 1998. [pdf]

Martin Erwig & Markus Schneider. Partition and Conquer. 3rd Int. Conf. on Spatial Information Theory (COSIT), LNCS 1329, Springer Verlag, 389-408, 1997. [pdf]

Martin Erwig & Markus Schneider. Vague Regions. 5th Int. Symp. on Advances in Spatial Databases (SSD), LNCS 1262, Springer Verlag, 298-320, 1997. [pdf]

Ralf Hartmut Güting, Thomas de Ridder & Markus Schneider. Implementation of the ROSE Algebra: Efficient Algorithms for Realm-Based Spatial Data Types. 4th Int. Symp. on Advances in Spatial Databases (SSD), LNCS 951, Springer Verlag, 216-239, 1995. [pdf]

Ralf Hartmut Güting & Markus Schneider. Realms: A Foundation for Spatial Data Types in Database Systems. 3rd Int. Symp. on Advances in Spatial Databases (SSD), LNCS 692, Springer Verlag, 14-35, 1993. [pdf]

 

Technical Reports

Reasey Praing & Markus Schneider. Efficient Implementation Techniques for Topological Predicates on Complex Spatial Objects: The Evaluation Phase. University of Florida, Department of Computer & Information Science & Engineering, Technical Report, 2007. [pdf]

Markus Schneider & Reasey Praing. Efficient Implementation Techniques for Topological Predicates on Complex Spatial Objects: The Exploration Phase. University of Florida, Department of Computer & Information Science & Engineering, Technical Report, 2007. [pdf]

Mark McKenney, Alejandro Pauly, Reasey Praing & Markus Schneider. Structured Large Objects in Databases. University of Florida, Department of Computer & Information Science & Engineering, Technical Report, 2006. [pdf]

Markus Schneider & Thomas Behr. Topological Relationships between Complex Spatial Objects. University of Florida, Department of Computer & Information Science & Engineering, Technical Report, 2004. [pdf]


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Last update: November 1, 2016.
Markus Schneider (mschneid@cise.ufl.edu)