Accession Number : ADA268385


Title :   An Automated Approach for Classifying Generic Terrain Features Using Digital Elevation Data


Corporate Author : ARMY TOPOGRAPHIC ENGINEERING CENTER FORT BELVOIR VA


Personal Author(s) : Graff, Linda H


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a268385.pdf


Report Date : 27 May 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 24


Abstract : The application of experimental SW to interface digital elevation data with knowledge representation and IP tools to automatically classify landforms. I will discuss classification theory, the terrain classification system I used in this work, the data and sites used to develop the classification method, the method itself, overall results, method limitations, and recommendations and finally conclusions.... Terrain features, Digital Elevation Data, Terrain Classification.


Descriptors :   *TERRAIN , *GEOMORPHOLOGY , *DIGITAL COMPUTERS , *ELEVATION , TOOLS , INTERFACES , MOUNTAINS , LANDFORMS , CLASSIFICATION , WORK , LIMITATIONS , THEORY , SITES


Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE