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A Framework for Supporting the Application of Qualitative Spatiotemporal Reasoning
 

Summary: A Framework for Supporting the Application of Qualitative
Spatiotemporal Reasoning
Carl P.L. Schultz, Robert Amor
Department of Computer Science, The University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019, Auckland, New Zealand
csch050@ec.auckland.ac.nz, trebor@cs.auckland.ac.nz
Hans W. Guesgen
Institute of Information Sciences and Technology, Massey University
Private Bag 11222, Palmerston North, New Zealand
h.w.guesgen@massey.ac.nz
Abstract
Numerical approaches for representing and reasoning about
information are ineffective when data is too imprecise or
uncertain. People on the other hand cope very effectively
with vague information in daily life, for example when
using spatial or temporal information. This has motivated
the field of qualitative spatiotemporal reasoning (QSTR),
which focuses on coarse, qualitative distinctions between
spatial and temporal entities and relations. A substantial
body of work has emerged from the QSTR community,

  

Source: Amor, Robert - Department of Computer Science, University of Auckland

 

Collections: Computer Technologies and Information Sciences