CHGIS Papers and Presentations

Slides: We Can Get There From Here: Orienting Big Data with the Digital Humanities
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Doing the History of Technology in the 21st Century, SHOT Preconference Workshop, MIT Museum, Oct 9th, 2013

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Slides: Origins and Development of the China Historical GIS
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Pelagios 3 Gazetteer Technical Workshop, Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, NYC, Sep 12th, 2013

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Slides: Modeling Time, Dates, and Periods for Historical Geographic Data
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Digital Humanties 2013, Lincoln NE, 19 Jul 2013

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Slides: WorldMap and Chinamap (in Chinese)
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
CGA Seminar Series, Application of GIS in China Research (in Chinese), 27 Jun 2013

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Slides: Asian Geodata at Harvard
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Workshop on Computational Tools and Digital Resources for Chinese History and Literatrue, AAS San Diego, 23 Mar 2013.

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PDF (24 MB)


Slides: +gis +time +web
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Advanced GIS Workshop, Harvard Government Dept, Course 1009, 4 Mar 2013.

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PDF (7 MB)


Slides: East Asian Geographic Data Resources at Harvard
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
presented to Ash Center Visiting Scholars, Jan 2013.

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Slides PDF (35 MB) - URLs List PDF


Slides: Utilizing GPU for CyberGIS
Authors: Todd Mostak and Lex Berman
presented at CyberGIS 2012 Univ Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Aug 2012.

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PDF (676 KB) Youtube (9:27)


Paper: Historical Gazetteer Development and Integration
Authors: Merrick Lex Berman and Johan Ă…hlfeldt
presented at Working Digitally with Historical Maps AAG NYC, Feb 2012.

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PDF (450 KB)


Paper: On historical gazetteers
Authors: Humphrey Southall, Ruth Mostern and Merrick Lex Berman
International Journal of Humanities and Arts Computing 5.2(2011)127-145

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PDF (150 KB)


Slides: China Data Sources: Intro to HGL and WorldMap
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at the Harvard MIT Chinese Politics Research Workshop, 21 Apr 2011.

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PDF (20 KB)


Slides: GIS Data Portals & Working with Time in GIS
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at the Harvard Extension School - Geographic Communication Today DCE ISMT-E155, 20 Apr 2011.

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PDF (3 MB)


Slides: Working with Time in a World Historical Context
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at the World Historical Dataverse Workshop, University of Pittsburgh, Feb 2011.

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Paper: Temporal Referencing for Historical Gazetteers
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at AAG Annual Meeting, Washington DC, April 2010.

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Slides: Historical Data in GIS and Spatio-Temporal GIS
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Advanced GIS Workshop, Harvard Government Dept, Course 1009, 9 Mar 2010.

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PDF (7 MB)


Paper: Spatio-temporal Visualization using GeoTime Software
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Evaluation screenshots, videos, paper, & slides for CGA, Harvard, Dec 2009.

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PPT (35 MB)     PDF (6 MB)     misc


Slides: Historical Data in GIS
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at the Summer GIS Institute, Center for Geographic Analsyis, Harvard University, May 2009.

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PPT (35 MB)        


Paper: Modeling and Visualizing Historical GIS Data
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at the Spatio-Temporal Workshop, Harvard University, Apr 2009.

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Paper: Georeferencing Historical Placenames and Tracking Changes Over Time
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at the Georeferencing Workshop, Harvard University, Mar 2008.

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Paper: Modeling Spatio-Temporal Networks with CHGIS
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at 2nd International Workshop on Monies, Markets, and Finance in China and East Asia, 1600-1900, Ruhr-University Bochum, Oct 2007.

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Paper: China Historical GIS (CHGIS) Choices Faced, Lessons Learned
Author: Peter Bol
Presented at Conference on Historical Maps and GIS, Nagoya University, Aug 2007.

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Slides: Geographic Information Sharing Tool [GIST]
Author: Merrick Lex Berman and Bill Hays
Presented at ABCD-GIS Seminar, Harvard University, Nov 2006.

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Paper: Persistence or Transience? Tracking the evolution of places over time with historical Geographic Information Systems [GIS]
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at Hist2006 - Geschichte im Netz Conference, Berlin, Feb 2006.

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Slides: Places in the Past: What's in a Name?
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at PACSL GeoHistory Network Conference, Philadelphia, Dec 2005.

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Slides: Persistence and Scale in Historical Gazetteers
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at ECAI PNC Annual Meeting, Honolulu, Nov 2005.

Format: PPT
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Paper: Boundaries or Networks in Historical GIS: Concepts of Measuring Space and Administrative Geography in Chinese History
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Historical Geography, Vol33, Special Issue: Emerging Trends in Historical GIS, Baton Rouge, 2005.

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Slides: Historical Geodata for Pre-Modern China
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at IASSIST, Madison, May 2004.

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Paper: Key Issues in Compiling a Digital Gazetteer for China's Historical Religious Sites
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at ECAI Congress on Cultural Atlases, Berkeley, May 2004.

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Slides: Developing Historical GIS for Japan
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at AAS - CEAL Japan, San Diego, March 2004.

Format: PDF (Sample Maps in .ZIP)
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Paper: CHGIS Version 2.0 - Time Series
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at Harvard ABCD-GIS, Cambridge, December 2003.

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Paper: Semantic Interoperability and Cultural Specificity: Examples from Chinese, Japanese, Mongolian, Uighur
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at SSHA, Baltimore, November 2003.

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Paper: Methods for Space-Time Analysis: Examples from CHGIS
Author: Mark Henderson and Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at ESRI Users Conference, San Diego, July 2003.

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Paper: From Tibet to Altai: Russian Historical Maps of China
Author: Irina Merzliakova and Alexei Karimov
Presented at CAA-ECAI, Vienna, April 2003.

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Slides: Measuring Space and Fuzzy Boundaries in Chinese History
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at SSHA St. Louis, October 2002.

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Paper: Multilingual Feature Classification Index for China and Japan
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at PNC-ECAI Osaka, September 2002.

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Slides: Integrating CHGIS with other Gazetteer Standards
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at PNC-ECAI Guadalajara, December 2001.

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Paper: Gazetteer Development for CHGIS
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at SSHA Chicago, October 2001.

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Paper: Creating a GIS Spatial History of Tokyo
Author: Loren Siebert [Univ of Akron]
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Slides: GIS Reporting of Modern Population Distribution, from 1776-1953
Author: Wang Jun
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Paper: County Boundaries in Historical GIS
Author: John Long [Newberry Library, Chicago]
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Paper: Solution to the Parent-Child Problem in Implementing a Dynamic Spatio-Temporal Database for the CHGIS Songjiang Data
Author: Lawrence Crissman and Lin Pu [Griffith Univ, Australia]
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Slides: An Historical-GIS for 200 years of Belgian Territorial Structures (1796-2000)
Author: Martine DeMoor [Ghent Univ]
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Slides: Temporal GISes of changing administrative boundaries: European comparisons
Author: Ian Gregory [Queen's Univ, Belfast]
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Slides: English Historical Geography, Socio-Economic History and Historical GIS
Author: Humphrey Southall [Univ Portsmouth, UK]
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Slides: Interoperability and Distributed GIS Models
Author: Ian Johnson [Univ Sydney, Australia]
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Slides: Digital Gazetteer Development
Author: Ruth Mostern [Univ California, Merced]
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Slides: Integrating Contemporary Statistics into Historical GIS Context
Author: Bao Shuming [Univ Michigan]
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Slides: GIS Reconstruction of the "Daoist Grotto Heavens"
Author: Justin O'Jack [Univ California, Santa Barbara]
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Paper: Demonstration of Qing Dynasty (1820) CHGIS
Author: Zhimin Man [Fudan Univ, Shanghai]
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Paper: GIS Techniques for Cross-Time Analysis of China County Data
Author: Mark Henderson [Univ California, Berkeley]
Presented in absentia at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Slides: Web Implementation of CHGIS 1820 Datasets and Related Search Engines
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Slides: Mapserver for German Historical GIS
Author: Andreas Kunz [Univ of Mainz, Germany]
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Slides: A History of Russian Administrative Boundaries
Author: Irina Merzliakova and Alexei Karimov [Inst of Geography, Russian Acad of Sciences]
Presented at the CHGIS Intl Workshop on Historical GIS, August 2001.

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Paper: Toponyms and Feature Classifications for CHGIS
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Presented at PNC-ECAI Hong Kong, January 2001.

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Paper: Guobiao Code Extensions: A Method for Geocoding Sub-county Chinese Data
Author: Merrick Lex Berman
Feb 2000. The PNC Link version of this paper is missing sections.

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Paper: Introduction to Robert Hartwell's Historical GIS of China
Author: Peter K. Bol
January 2000.

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