Geographic Information System (GIS) and Data Visualization

TitleGeographic Information System (GIS) and Data Visualization
Publication TypeBook Chapter
Year of Publication2022
AuthorsSritart, H, Miyazaki, H
EditorKanbara, S, Miyagawa, S, Miyazaki, H
Book TitleDisaster Nursing, Primary Health Care and Communication in Uncertainty
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
ISBN Number978-3-030-98297-3

This chapter is to understand the functionality of GIS focusing on disaster nursing operations, comprising (1) data acquisition, (2) data analysis, (3) data visualization, and (4) data management and sharing. The reader will understand the conceptual basics of GIS, which is useful for designing GIS-based information management systems and applications. By reading and understanding this chapter, the readers will start GIS applications in finding their projects and activities.