Kartografické listy, Časopis Kartografickej spoločnosti Slovenskej republiky

Časopis Kartografickej spoločnosti

Slovenskej republiky

ISSN 1336-5274 (tlačené vydanie)
ISSN 2729-8094 (online)

Úvod > Archív > KL15

Magdaléna BARANOVÁ, Václav ČADA, Otakar ČERBA

Kartografická část Atlasu mezinárodních vztahů

Baranová, M., Čada, V., Čerba, O.: Cartographic part of Atlas of international relations. Kartografické listy, 2007, 15, 3 figs., 2 tabs., 10 refs.

Abstract: Presented paper is focused on methods for the creating maps for the Atlas of International Relations which were generated through XML (eXtensible Markup Language). First section of this article deals with maps of the atlas, used methods of cartographical interpretation (cartograms, cartodiagrams, colour scales etc.) and characteristics of chosen map projections (Times projection, stereographic projection). Second part discusses technologies, format, speci-fications and software resources used for map production. The most important part of this paper contains analyses of proposed method and above all proposals for an improvement and optimisation of part of the map generation system.

Keywords: atlas, digital cartography, Times projection, map generation, XML technologies, stylesheet languages, transformation languages, methods of cartographic interpretation