By Weng Q. (ed.)

ISBN-10: 1420091751

ISBN-13: 9781420091755

"Featuring members from 17 international locations, this booklet systematically offers contemporary advances in environmental distant sensing. First, the textual content offers the newest advancements in distant sensing information and sensor platforms, paying certain recognition to LIDAR, excessive spatial-resolution sensing, hyperspectral sensing, and information fusion of varied sensors. subsequent, authors study state-of-the-art algorithms and methods for the detection, interpretation, characterization, and modeling of Earth floor positive factors. the ultimate part explores purposes of present info, sensors, algorithms, and methods to the distant sensing of land, crops, water, and air."--Provided via publisher."1. goals and Scope the most function of compiling any such ebook is to supply an authoritative supplementary textual content for top department undergraduate and graduate scholars, who can have selected a textual content publication from quite a few selection out there. This booklet collects varieties of articles: (1) accomplished evaluation articles from top gurus to envision the advancements in strategies, equipment, thoughts, and purposes in a sub-field of environmental distant sensing; and (2) targeted assessment articles in appreciate of the newest advancements in a sizzling subject region with one to 2 concise case stories. as a result of nature of articles amassed, this ebook may also function a superb reference booklet for researchers, scientists, engineers, and policy-makers who desire to stay alongside of new advancements in environmental distant sensing"--Provided via writer.  Read more... distant sensing of plants with landsat imagery / Conghe track, Joshua M. grey, and Feng Gao -- overview of chosen moderate-resolution imaging spectroradiometer algorithms, info items, and purposes / Yang Shao, Gregory N. Taff, and Ross S. Lunetta -- Lidar distant sensing / Sorin C. Popescu -- Impulse artificial aperture radar / Giorgio Franceschetti and James Z. Tatoian -- Hyperspectral distant sensing of crops bioparameters / Ruiliang Pu and Peng Gong -- Thermal distant sensing of city parts: theoretical backgrounds and case reports / Qihao Weng -- Atmospheric correction equipment for optical distant sensing imagery of land / Rudolf Richter -- three-d geometric correction of Earth statement satellite tv for pc info / Thierry Toutin -- distant sensing snapshot category / Dengsheng Lu ... [et al.] -- Object-based photo research for crops mapping and tracking / Thomas Blaschke, Kasper Johansen, and Dirk Tiede -- Land-use and land-cover switch detection / Dengsheng Lu ... [et al.] -- distant sensing of environment constitution and serve as / Alfredo R. Huete and Edward P. Glenn -- distant sensing of reside gasoline moisture / Stephen R. Yool -- wooded area switch research utilizing time-series landsat observations / Chengquan Huang -- Satellite-based modeling of gross fundamental creation of terrestrial ecosystems / Xiangming Xiao ... [et al.] -- worldwide croplands and their water use from distant sensing and nonremote sensing views / Prasad S. Thenkabail ... [et al.] -- distant sensing of aerosols from area: a assessment of aerosol retrieval utilizing the moderate-resolution imaging spectroradiometer / guy Sing Wong and Janet Nichol -- distant estimation of chlorophyll-a focus in inland, estuarine, and coastal waters / Anatoly A. Gitelson ... [et al.] -- Retrievals of turbulent warmth fluxes and floor soil water content material by way of distant sensing / George P. Petropoulos and Toby N. Carlson -- distant sensing of city biophysical environments / Qihao Weng -- improvement of the USGS nationwide Land-Cover Database over twenty years / George Xian, Collin Homer, and Limin Yang

Show description

Read Online or Download Advances in environmental remote sensing : sensors, algorithms, and applications PDF

Best remote sensing & gis books

Pocket Radar Guide - Key Radar Facts, Equations, and Data

This ebook is a concise choice of key radar proof and demanding radar information that gives the reader with helpful radar details while clear of the place of work or references. It contains statements and reviews on radar layout, operation, and function; equations describing the features and function of radar platforms and their parts; and tables with info on radar features and key functionality matters.

Open Source Geospatial Tools: Applications in Earth Observation

This ebook specializes in using open resource software program for geospatial research. It demonstrates the effectiveness of the command line interface for dealing with either vector, raster and 3D geospatial facts. applicable open-source instruments for information processing are truly defined and discusses how they are often used to unravel daily projects.

Thermal Remote Sensing of Active Volcanoes: A User's Manual

Encapsulating over 100 years of analysis advancements, this e-book is a finished handbook for measurements of Earth floor temperatures and warmth fluxes, allowing higher detection and dimension of volcanic job. With a specific concentrate on volcanic scorching spots, the booklet explores methodologies and ideas used with satellite-, radiometer- and thermal-camera info.

Error propagation in environmental modelling with GIS

GIS clients and pros are conscious that the accuracy of GIS effects can't be naively according to the standard of the graphical output. info saved in a GIS can have been accumulated or measured, categorised, generalised, interpreted or anticipated, and in all situations this enables the creation of error.

Additional info for Advances in environmental remote sensing : sensors, algorithms, and applications

Example text

Woodcock, C. , and Li, X, The spectral/ temporal manifestation of forest succession in optical imagery: The potential of multitemporal imagery, 285–302. 5 Modeled temporal trajectories with GORT-ZELIG for tasseled cap brightness, greenness, and wetness associated with forest succession from young to old-growth stages for a typical stand in the H. J. Andrews Experimental Forest. , Schroeder, T. , and Cohen, W. , Predicting temperate conifer forest successional stage distrubtions with multitemporal Landsat Thematic Mapper imagery, 228–237.

Comparison of methods of estimating leaf-area index in oldgrowth Douglas-fir.

And C. E. Woodcock. 1996. An assessment of several linear change detection techniques for mapping forest mortality using multitemporal Landsat TM data. Remote Sens Environ 56(1):66–77. , D. Bellingeri, D. Faolini, and C. M. Marino. 2003. Retrieval of leaf area index in different vegetation types using high resolution satellite data. Remote Sens Environ 86(1):120–31. Crist, E. , and R. C. Cicone. 1984. A physically-based transformation of Thematic Mapper data: The TM Tasseled Cap. IEEE Trans Geosci Remote Sens GE-22(3):256–63.

Download PDF sample

Download Advances in environmental remote sensing : sensors, by Weng Q. (ed.) PDF
Rated 4.50 of 5 – based on 26 votes
[an error occurred while processing the directive]