Accession Number:

ADD020391

Title:

Geospatial Prioritized Data Acquisition Analysis and Presentation

Descriptive Note:

Patent application, Filed 27 Jul 2007

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2007-07-27

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

The invention as disclosed is a method to identify and monitortrack ships as they traverse waterways. The earths surface is partitioned into geospatial regions with attributes of each region being stored. A priority is assigned to each partitioned region. A variety of data sources are used to collect data about ships in the geospatial regions. The data is merged and presented in geospatial or tabular formats on a graphical user interface, where the data itself, the data accuracy, and the age of the data can be visually determined graphically and chromatically from the display.

Subject Categories:

  • Underwater and Marine Navigation and Guidance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE