The following papers describe the theoretical and experimental results that led to the development of Geophile.

PODS: ACM Principles of Database Systems

SIGMOD: ACM Special Interest Group on Management of Data.

SSD: International Symposium on Spatial Data

VLDB: International Conference on Very Large Databases

H. V. Jagadish: Linear Clustering of Objects with Multiple Atributes. SIGMOD Conference 1990: 332-342.

F. Manola, J. A. Orenstein: Toward a General Spatial Data Model for an Object-Oriented DBMS. VLDB 1986: 328-335.

J. A. Orenstein: An Algorithm for Computing the Overlay of k-Dimensional Spaces. SSD 1991: 381-400.

J. A. Orenstein: A Comparison of Spatial Query Processing Techniques for Native and Parameter Spaces. SIGMOD Conference 1990: 343-352.

J. A. Orenstein: Redundancy in Spatial Databases. SIGMOD Conference 1989: 294-305.

J. A. Orenstein: Strategies for Optimizing the Use of Redundancy in Spatial Databases. SSD 1989: 115-134.

J. A. Orenstein: Spatial Query Processing in an Object-Oriented Database System. SIGMOD Conference 1986: 326-336.

J. A. Orenstein: Multidimensional Tries Used for Associative Searching. IPL 14(4): 150-157 (1982).

J. A. Orenstein: Algorithms and Data Structures for the Implementation of a Relational Database System. Ph.D. dissertation, McGill University, (1982).

J. A. Orenstein, F. Manola: PROBE Spatial Data Modeling and Query Processing in an Image Database Application. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 14(5): 611-629 (1988).

J. A. Orenstein, T. H. Merrett: A Class of Data Structures for Associative Searching. PODS 1984: 181-190.