The Being and Non-being Generate Each Other, and the Virtual and the Real are Mutually Interactive-The Progress of Virtual Geographic Environments (VGE) Studies in Last 20 Years

2018/08/01

Journal: 《Acta Geodaetica et Cartographica Sinica》, 47(8) · September 2018

Cite as: LIN Hui,ZHU Qing,CHEN Min.The Being and Non-being Generate Each Other, and the Virtual and the Real are Mutually Interactive-The Progress of Virtual Geographic Environments (VGE) Studies in Last 20 Years[J].Acta Geodaetica et Cartographica Sinica, 2018, 47(8):1027-1030.DOI:10.11947/j.AGCS.2018.20180202.

Abstract:It has been 20 years since the conception of virtual geographic environments (VGE) was proposed.In this article, the development process of VGE is reviewed, the design concept and functional compositions of VGE are sketched, some of the currently achievements are introduced, and the further direction is pointed out.