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Analysis of 3D structures in GIS

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Original title:Analysis of 3D structures in GIS
Authors:Lenka Kociánová, Rostislav Melichar
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Citation:KOCIÁNOVÁ, Lenka a Rostislav MELICHAR. Analysis of 3D structures in GIS. Mineralia Slovaca, 2012, roč. 2012, č. 44, s. 88. ISSN 1338-3523.Export BibTeX
@article{987929,
author = {Kociánová, Lenka and Melichar, Rostislav},
article_number = {44},
keywords = {structural data, trends, stereonet, density distribution, orientation analysis, GIS},
language = {eng},
issn = {1338-3523},
journal = {Mineralia Slovaca},
title = {Analysis of 3D structures in GIS},
url = {http://www.geology.sk/index.php?pg=min_slov.ms_12_1},
volume = {2012},
year = {2012}
}
Original language:English
Field:Geology and mineralogy
WWW:link to a new windowhttp://www.geology.sk/index.php?pg=min_slov.ms_12_1
Type:Article in Periodical
Keywords:structural data, trends, stereonet, density distribution, orientation analysis, GIS

New GIS orientation analysis tools are presented, which are capable to work with oriented geological data. In ArcGIS (ESRI) environment, where the geological map is created is now possible to analyse this kind of data - plot in stereonet, count the fold axis, count the density distribution, spatial averaging, map of fold axes or rose histograms. Results are in vector or raster format.