Incorporating TimeML into a GIS

Guerrero Nieto, Marta and García Rodríguez, María José and Urrutia Zambrana, Adolfo and Siabato Vaca, Willington Libardo and Bernabe Poveda, Miguel Angel (2010). Incorporating TimeML into a GIS. "International Journal of Computational Linguistics and Applications", v. 1 (n. 1-2); pp. 269-283. ISSN 2180-1266.


Title: Incorporating TimeML into a GIS
  • Guerrero Nieto, Marta
  • García Rodríguez, María José
  • Urrutia Zambrana, Adolfo
  • Siabato Vaca, Willington Libardo
  • Bernabe Poveda, Miguel Angel
Item Type: Article
Título de Revista/Publicación: International Journal of Computational Linguistics and Applications
Date: October 2010
Volume: 1
Faculty: E.T.S.I. en Topografía, Geodesia y Cartografía (UPM)
Department: Ingeniería Topográfica y Cartografía [hasta 2014]
Creative Commons Licenses: Recognition - No derivative works - Non commercial

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This study approaches a methodology for the integration of temporal information belonging to a historical corpus in a Geographic Information System (GIS), with the purpose of analyzing and visualizing the textual information. The selected corpus is composed of business letters of the Castilian merchant Simón Ruiz (1553-1597), in the context of the DynCoopNet Project (Dynamic Complexity of Cooperation-Based Self-Organizing Commercial Networks in the First Global Age), that aims to analyze the dynamic cooperation procedures of social networks. The integration of historical corpus into a GIS has involved the following phases: (1) recognition and normalization of temporal expressions and events in 16th century Castilian following the TimeML annotation guidelines and (2) storage of tagged expressions into a Geodatabase. The implementation of this process in a GIS would allow to later carrying out temporal queries, dynamic visualization of historical events and thus, it addresses the recognition of human activity patterns and behaviours over time

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