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Buttenfield, Barbara P Professor


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research overview

  • Dr. Buttenfield is a GIScientist and research cartographer whose scholarly work focuses on map generalization, multiscale database design, terrain analysis in natural hazards science, uncertainty in environmental modeling, and temporal analysis of census demography. She has also published on spatial data infrastructures, adoption of geospatial technologies, and digital libraries.


  • Geographic Information Science, Data Generalization and Modeling, Multi-Scale Geospatial Databases, Terrain Analysis, Spatial Modeling and Uncertainty, Information Design, Census Demographic Modeling


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