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id caadria2012_031
authors Ji, Guohua; Ying Xu and Ying Wang
year 2012
title 3D urban space information system: A preliminary prototype based on Google Earth plugin
source Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia / Chennai 25-28 April 2012, pp. 359368
summary 2D GIS has shown its limitations in many situations, especially when its applied in urban design. Many studies have been carried out to deal with the problem. Some attempted to link 3D visualisation to data stored within 2D GIS, and others tried to combine GIS, CAD and visualisation together. They all aim to meliorate current GIS for 3D applications. The authors of this paper developed a preliminary prototype of a 3D urban space information system based on Google Earth Plugin. It sets up a server to store and offer specific urban space information. With the desktop application that embeds Google Earth Plugin, user can upload and download models on the server, view them in the virtual 3D environment of Google earth, and make models directly in the 3D environment. A server-side database plays the role of managing information. This paper introduces the key ideas and methods of the system development, including system structure, set-up of the serve, server side information management, and interactive modelling functions.
keywords GIS; urban design; Google Earth plugin; VB.Net
series CAADRIA
email jgh3020@yahoo.com.cn
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