Databases and GIS


Databases in Topoi

The networking of the sciences and humanities within the Excellence Cluster Topoi requires a common work and discussion platform, as well as data-sharing capabilities available online. This challenge is being faced by the administrative area “GIS and Databases”.

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Geographic Information System (GIS)

Topoi’s web-based Geographic Information System (WebGIS) is an online tool for spatial and geo-statistical data representation to explore geographically related data acquired and analyzed in projects conducted in the first funding phase of Topoi (Topoi 1). It presents interim results of spatial studies in ancient periods by using a static web mapping service.
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IT Courses and Workshops

Workshops for Hardware and Analysis-Software GIS in Topoi

The constant endeavor to teach researchers new EDP abilities results in numerous IT courses.
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Research Equipment

Research Equipment in Topoi

Topoi selectively invests in areas outside the work of the Cluster, thereby yielding sustained added value at highly diverse levels. For the protection of materials through digitalisation, and the long-term securing and archiving of objects of research, Topoi has, for example, invested in two pieces of equipment.
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