Table of Contents


Preface 

1.   Introduction 
     Barry Boots, Atsuyuki Okabe and Richard Thomas
 

Part I: Statistical Models of Spatial Systems
 

SECTION A: SPATIAL STATISTICS

2.   Geographic Patterns of Urban Residential Development 
     Jay Lee

3.   Local Spatial Interaction Modelling based on the Geographically
     Weighted Regression Approach 
     Tomoki Nakaya

4.   Using Local Statistics for Boundary Characterization 
     Barry Boots
 

SECTION B: SPACE-TIME STATISTICS
 

5.   Understanding Activity Scheduling and Rescheduling Behaviour: Theory
     and Numerical Illustration 
     Chang-Hyeon Joh, Theo A. Arentze and Harry J.P. Timmermans

6.   A Geographical Model of Self-organizing Megalopolis with Time-Space Convergence 
      Isao Mizuno

7.   Epidemic Modelling of HIV/AIDS Transfers between Eastern and
     Western Europe 
     Phillip Smith and Richard Thomas
 

Part II: Computational Methods
 

SECTION A: SIMULATION MODELS
 

8.   A Spatial Microsimulation Model for Social Policy Evaluation 
     Dimitris Ballas, Graham P. Clarke and Ian Turton

9.   Analysis of the Effect of Land Use Patterns on the Anthropogenic Energy 
     Discharged from Air Conditioning and Hot Water Supply Using 
     a Modified CSU Mesoscale Model 
     Terushisa Wantanabe, Atsuyuki Okabe, Tekiki Izumi and Yukio Sadahiro

10.  Generalized Thhnen Model and Generalized Thhnen-Ricardo Model
      for Asian Land Use 
      Kazuyuki Konagaya
 

SECTION B: GIS MODELS
 

11.  Balancing Consensus and Conflict with a GIS-based Multi-participant, 
      Multi-criteria Decision Support Tool
      Robert D. Feick and G. Brent Hall

12.  Grid-based Population Distribution Estimates from Historical Japanese 
      Topographical Maps Using GIS 
      Yoshio Arai and Shiro Koike

13.  GIS Modelling for Rain-induced Debris-flow Hazards in a Small
      Watershed 
      Shipeng Zhao and Toshikazu Tamura
 

SECTION C: THE INTERNET
 

14.  A Geographical Interpretation of Cyberspace: Preliminary Analysis
      on the Scaling Tendency of Information Spaces 
      Narushige Shiode

15.  On Modelling Internet Transactions at a Time-dependent Random
      Walk: An Application of the Retail Aggregate Space-time Trip
     (RASTT) Model. 
      Robert G.V. Baker

16.  Development of Disaster Information Network System in the 
      Asian Region: Internet GIS for Disaster Information Management 
      Yujiro Ogawa, Hirotaka Suzuki, Bambang Rudyanto, Kiichi Hirono,
      Shigeya Yoshikawa and Masami Sugiura

17.  Geographical Conceptualization of Cyberplaces 
      Masanao Takeyama

Subject Index 

Contributors 
 


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