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By Weng Q. (ed.)

ISBN-10: 1420091751

ISBN-13: 9781420091755

"Featuring individuals from 17 nations, this publication systematically offers contemporary advances in environmental distant sensing. First, the textual content offers the newest advancements in distant sensing info and sensor structures, paying targeted realization to LIDAR, excessive spatial-resolution sensing, hyperspectral sensing, and knowledge fusion of varied sensors. subsequent, authors learn state of the art algorithms and methods for the detection, interpretation, characterization, and modeling of Earth floor good points. the ultimate part explores functions of present facts, sensors, algorithms, and methods to the distant sensing of land, crops, water, and air."--Provided through publisher."1. goals and Scope the most goal of compiling this type of publication is to supply an authoritative supplementary textual content for higher department undergraduate and graduate scholars, who can have selected a textual content publication from quite a few selection out there. This ebook collects different types of articles: (1) finished assessment articles from prime gurus to check the advancements in strategies, equipment, strategies, and functions in a sub-field of environmental distant sensing; and (2) targeted evaluate articles in admire of the newest advancements in a scorching subject region with one to 2 concise case reports. due to the nature of articles accumulated, this booklet may also function a great reference e-book for researchers, scientists, engineers, and policy-makers who desire to stay alongside of new advancements in environmental distant sensing"--Provided by means of 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 components: theoretical backgrounds and case stories / Qihao Weng -- Atmospheric correction equipment for optical distant sensing imagery of land / Rudolf Richter -- third-dimensional geometric correction of Earth remark satellite tv for pc facts / Thierry Toutin -- distant sensing picture class / 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 stay gas moisture / Stephen R. Yool -- wooded area swap research utilizing time-series landsat observations / Chengquan Huang -- Satellite-based modeling of gross basic construction 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 overview 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 via 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 20 years / George Xian, Collin Homer, and Limin Yang

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