The SAGE Handbook of Remote Sensing

Written By Timothy A Warner
The SAGE Handbook of Remote Sensing
  • Publsiher : SAGE
  • Release : 18 June 2009
  • ISBN : 1446246140
  • Pages : 568 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1 reviews
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Download or read book entitled The SAGE Handbook of Remote Sensing by author: Timothy A Warner which was release on 18 June 2009 and published by SAGE with total page 568 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. 'A magnificent achievement. A who's who of contemporary remote sensing have produced an engaging, wide-ranging and scholarly review of the field in just one volume' - Professor Paul Curran, Vice-Chancellor, Bournemouth University Remote Sensing acquires and interprets small or large-scale data about the Earth from a distance. Using a wide range of spatial, spectral, temporal, and radiometric scales Remote Sensing is a large and diverse field for which this Handbook will be the key research reference. Organized in four key sections: • Interactions of Electromagnetic Radiation with the Terrestrial Environment: chapters on Visible, Near-IR and Shortwave IR; Middle IR (3-5 micrometers); Thermal IR ; Microwave • Digital sensors and Image Characteristics: chapters on Sensor Technology; Coarse Spatial Resolution Optical Sensors ; Medium Spatial Resolution Optical Sensors; Fine Spatial Resolution Optical Sensors; Video Imaging and Multispectral Digital Photography; Hyperspectral Sensors; Radar and Passive Microwave Sensors; Lidar • Remote Sensing Analysis - Design and Implementation: chapters on Image Pre-Processing; Ground Data Collection; Integration with GIS; Quantitative Models in Remote Sensing; Validation and accuracy assessment; • Remote Sensing Analysis - Applications: LITHOSPHERIC SCIENCES: chapters on Topography; Geology; Soils; PLANT SCIENCES: Vegetation; Agriculture; HYDROSPHERIC and CRYSOPHERIC SCIENCES: Hydrosphere: Fresh and Ocean Water; Cryosphere; GLOBAL CHANGE AND HUMAN ENVIRONMENTS: Earth Systems; Human Environments & Links to the Social Sciences; Real Time Monitoring Systems and Disaster Management; Land Cover Change Illustrated throughout, an essential resource for the analysis of remotely sensed data, the SAGE Handbook of Remote Sensing provides researchers with a definitive statement of the core concepts and methodologies in the discipline.

Introduction to Satellite Remote Sensing

Introduction to Satellite Remote Sensing
  • Author : William Emery,Adriano Camps
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2017-08-30
  • Total pages : 860
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : Introduction to Satellite Remote Sensing: Atmosphere, Ocean and Land Applications is the first reference book to cover ocean applications, atmospheric applications, and land applications of remote sensing. Applications of remote sensing data are finding increasing application in fields as diverse as wildlife ecology and coastal recreation management. The technology engages ...

The SAGE Handbook of Remote Sensing

The SAGE Handbook of Remote Sensing
  • Author : Timothy A Warner,M Duane Nellis,Giles M Foody
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2009-06-18
  • Total pages : 568
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : 'A magnificent achievement. A who's who of contemporary remote sensing have produced an engaging, wide-ranging and scholarly review of the field in just one volume' - Professor Paul Curran, Vice-Chancellor, Bournemouth University Remote Sensing acquires and interprets small or large-scale data about the Earth from a distance. Using a wide ...

Spatial Statistics for Remote Sensing

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  • Author : A. Stein,Freek D. van der Meer,Ben Gorte
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2006-04-18
  • Total pages : 284
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : This book is a collection of papers on spatial statistics for remote sensing. The book emerges from a study day that was organized in 1996 at the International Institute for Aerospace Survey and Earth Sciences, ITC, in Enschede, The Netherlands. It was by several means a memorable event. The beautiful new ...

An Introduction to Contemporary Remote Sensing

An Introduction to Contemporary Remote Sensing
  • Author : Qihao Weng
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2012-01-19
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : A PRACTICAL, FULL-COLOR GUIDE TO REMOTE SENSING Written by an internationally renowned expert in the field, An Introduction to Contemporary Remote Sensing introduces the latest developments in remote sensing and imaging science. This book covers basic principles and discusses essential technologies, such as aerial photography, radar, Lidar (light detection and ...

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Fundamentals of Satellite Remote Sensing
  • Author : Emilio Chuvieco
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-01-22
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : Fundamentals of Satellite Remote Sensing: An Environmental Approach, Third Edition, is a definitive guide to remote sensing systems that focuses on satellite-based remote sensing tools and methods for space-based Earth observation (EO). It presents the advantages of using remote sensing data for studying and monitoring the planet, and emphasizes concepts ...

Remote Sensing of Vegetation

Remote Sensing of Vegetation
  • Author : Hamlyn G Jones,Robin A Vaughan
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-07-15
  • Total pages : 353
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : An accessible yet rigorous introduction to remote sensing and its application to the study of vegetation for advanced undergraduate and graduate students. The underlying physical and mathematical principles of the techniques disucussed are explained in a way readily understood by those without a strong mathematical background....

Fundamentals of Remote Sensing

Fundamentals of Remote Sensing
  • Author : George Joseph
  • Publisher : Universities Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 486
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : This book presents the fundamental concepts covering various stages of remote sensing from data collection to end utilization, so that it can be appreciated irrespective of the discipline in which the reader has graduated. The physical principles on which remote sensing are based has been explained without getting into complicated ...

Remote Sensing of Vegetation

Remote Sensing of Vegetation
  • Author : Christian Julian Bödinger
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-01-24
  • Total pages : 108
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : How is the vegetation distribution influencing the erosion and surface formation in the different eco zones of Chile? To answer this question, it is mandatory to possess fundamental knowledge about plant species habitats, occurrence and their dynamics. In his study Christian Bödinger utilizes satellite imagery in combination with machine ...

Remote Sensing and GIS for Ecologists

Remote Sensing and GIS for Ecologists
  • Author : Martin Wegmann,Benjamin Leutner,Stefan Dech
  • Publisher : Pelagic Publishing Ltd
  • Release Date : 2016-02-08
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : This is a book about how ecologists can integrate remote sensing and GIS in their daily work. It will allow ecologists to get started with the application of remote sensing and to understand its potential and limitations. Using practical examples, the book covers all necessary steps from planning field campaigns ...

Satellite Remote Sensing for Archaeology

Satellite Remote Sensing for Archaeology
  • Author : Sarah H. Parcak
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2009-03-31
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : This handbook is the first comprehensive overview of the field of satellite remote sensing for archaeology and how it can be applied to ongoing archaeological fieldwork projects across the globe. It provides a survey of the history and development of the field, connecting satellite remote sensing in archaeology to broader ...

Limnology and Remote Sensing

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  • Author : K.Ya. Kondratyev,Nikolai Filatov
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 1999-05-01
  • Total pages : 406
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : Diminishing water resources are becoming of increasing concern because in many countries the sources of drinking water are close to being exhausted. Therefore, there is an urgent need to study and assess the various components of global water resources, of which freshwater lakes are one of the most important. This ...

Remote Sensing

Remote Sensing
  • Author : Siamak Khorram,Frank H. Koch,Cynthia F. van der Wiele,Stacy A.C. Nelson
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-02-27
  • Total pages : 134
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : Remote Sensing provides information on how remote sensing relates to the natural resources inventory, management, and monitoring, as well as environmental concerns. It explains the role of this new technology in current global challenges. "Remote Sensing" will discuss remotely sensed data application payloads and platforms, along with the methodologies involving ...

Remote Sensing and Its Applications

Remote Sensing and Its Applications
  • Author : L. R. A. Narayan
  • Publisher : Universities Press
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 215
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : With reference to India....

Essential Image Processing and GIS for Remote Sensing

Essential Image Processing and GIS for Remote Sensing
  • Author : Jian Guo Liu,Philippa J. Mason
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-04-10
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : Essential Image Processing and GIS for Remote Sensing is an accessible overview of the subject and successfully draws together these three key areas in a balanced and comprehensive manner. The book provides an overview of essential techniques and a selection of key case studies in a variety of application areas. ...

Integrating Scale in Remote Sensing and GIS

Integrating Scale in Remote Sensing and GIS
  • Author : Dale A. Quattrochi,Elizabeth Wentz,Nina Siu-Ngan Lam,Charles W. Emerson
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-01-06
  • Total pages : 402
  • ISBN : 1446246140
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Summary : Integrating Scale in Remote Sensing and GIS serves as the most comprehensive documentation of the scientific and methodological advances that have taken place in integrating scale and remote sensing data. This work addresses the invariants of scale, the ability to change scale, measures of the impact of scale, scale as ...