From Maps to Models: Augmenting the Nation's Geospatial Intelligence Capabilities
Committee on Models of the World for the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Board on Mathematical Sciences and Their Applications; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
ITexLi | 2016 | ISBN: 030944991X 9780309449915 | 135 pages | PDF | 72 MB
This volume describes the types of models and analytical methods used to understand real-world systems, discusses what would be required to make these models and methods useful for geospatial intelligence. The book provides examples of models that have been used, describes how to go about a model-based investigation, and discusses models and methods that are relevant to NGA’s mission.