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springeropen OGDSSThe Springer Open Verlag plans a special issue: Geospatial Sensor Web – Concepts, Technologies and Applications for its Journal of Open Geospatial Data, Software and Standards. This issue aims to provide a comprehensive overview of Sensor Web applications as well as advancements of Sensor Web technology.

Guest editors Dr. Simon Jirka and Dr. Christoph Stasch invite paper submissions covering but not limited to the following topics:

  • Sensor Web architectures
  • Sensor Web implementations
  • Application examples of Sensor Web technologies
  • Standardization and interoperability
  • Domain specific Sensor Web profiles
  • Access control to Sensor Web resources
  • Sensor data analysis
  • Quality of observations and measurements
  • Sensor Web for citizen science applications
  • Event detection and processing in sensor data streams
  • Visualization tools for the Sensor Web
  • Semantic Sensor Web and vocabularies for Sensor Web applications
  • Linked Data in the Sensor Web
  • Geospatial Internet of Things
  • Sensor and observation metadata
  • Discovery and catalogs in the Sensor Web
  • GIS and Sensor Web
  • Plug and play mechanisms for Sensor Webs

Articles accepted for publication can receive a publication fee waiver. To obtain this, send an email to guest editor (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) with the title and abstract of the article before November 1st, 2016.

Important dates

Deadline for requesting publication fee waiver: November 1st, 2016 (Requests should be made via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
Deadline for submission of full papers: November 30, 2016
Special Issue publication date: Early 2017

Download the call for papers.
More information is available here.

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