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International Conference on Future Computer and Communication, 3rd (ICFCC 2011)

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Xunhua-Guide area is located in the middle-east part of the northeast Tibetan Plateau, and its relief is characterized by step-shaped low-relief at different elevation. In this paper, we argue the optimum filter window size of local relief which is 450m×450m, and discuss the geomorphological characteristics of Xunhua-Guide district based on numerical analysis of a digital elevation model (DEM), such as mean elevation, summit and base, as well as local relief and mean slope, from a high quality digital elevation model data. The largest relief is localized along the plateau's mountain rim, and mainly associated with active faults. It is characterized...

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1. Introduction
2. Morphological Characteristics
3. Comparison of Morphometric Parameters
4. Summary and Discussion
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