5 edition of Remote sensing of earth from space found in the catalog.
by American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics in New York
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Roger A. Breckenridge.|
|Series||Progress in astronautics and aeronautics ;, v. 67|
|Contributions||Breckenridge, Roger A., American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.|
|LC Classifications||TL507 .P75 vol. 67, G70.6 .P75 vol. 67|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 505 p. :|
|Number of Pages||505|
|LC Control Number||79018200|
The technology of modern remote sensing began with the invention of the camera more than years ago. Although the first, rather primitive photographs were taken as "stills" on the ground, the idea and practice of looking down at the Earth's surface emerged in the s when pictures were taken from cameras secured to tethered balloons for purposes of topographic mapping. Remote sensing is obtaining information about an area or phenomenon through a device that does not touch the area or phenomenon under study. Your eyes are a good example of remote sensing instruments. Many remote sensing devices are onboard satellites that monitor the Earth from space. How is remote sensing helping us address planetary.
Remote sensing is a rapidly developing field with broad applications. Prof. Thayer's expertise is in active remote sensing and co-directs CU's Active Remote Sensing Lab (ARSENL). The active remote sensing techniques engage engineering concepts and solutions with an acute understanding of the scientific purpose. The Earth Science and Remote Sensing Unit provides operations and science team functions for handheld camera crew photography of Earth from the ISS, interacts with other ISS sensor teams and working groups, coordinates ISS remote sensing response to natural disasters and other dynamic events through interaction with the United States Geological Survey (USGS).
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Book Title Remote Sensing of the Earth from Space: Atmospheric Correction Authors. Kirill Y. Kondratyev; Vladimir V. Kozoderov; Oleg I.
Smokty; Copyright Publisher Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg Copyright Holder A. Kostrova, Moscow eBook ISBN DOI / Softcover ISBN Edition Number 1 Number of Pages.
Remote Sensing of the Earth from Space: Atmospheric Correction. Authors (view affiliations) Kirill Y. Kondratyev; on the atmospheric correction of satellite images as a part of thematic interpretation procedures while processing remote sensing data. For linguistic reasons a large section of the community may have been unaware of the.
The space sensor view of the earth provided users with an exact image on a grand scale and with the capability for routine observation of the earth on a global basis. Different space sensor systems have been designed for the earth observation from space.
Radiometer has been the most useful sensor in space remote sensing applications. Space radiometers have certain sensor. An interdisciplinary approach was adopted in this book in order to provide the reader with a broad understanding on the uses of remote sensing technologies.
The book therefore comprises management aspects (issues and priorities of security research, crisis response), applied methodologies and process chains (treaty monitoring, estimation of population densities and characteristics, border permeability models, damage assessment) and the latest developments in generic tools (feature.
Remote Sensing of Earth from Space: Role of "Smart Sensors". ISBN (print): eISBN: Book Home. Book Home. For. Principles Relating To Remote Sensing Of The Earth From Outer Space in Legal Aspects of Satellite The applications and uses of satellite remote sensing have burgeoned during the last decade and the associated legal aspects of satellite remote sensing have become increasingly important, however, the legal regime in this area is surprisingly.
Monitoring of water and land objects enters a revolutionary age with the rise of ubiquitous remote sensing and public access. Earth monitoring satellites permit detailed, descriptive, quantitative, holistic, standardized, global evaluation of the state of the Earth skin in a manner that our actual Earthen civilization has never been able to before.
The water monitoring topics covered in this. Book Description. In this new edition of an SPIE bestseller, R. Olsen examines the definition and uses of remote sensing from a military perspective. The book discusses the instruments and principles that support a wide range of systems: optical, thermal, and radar.
The text focuses on satellites-including power, data storage, and telemetry systems-because this knowledge is. Suggested Citation:"Appendix D: Public Law "National Research Council. Remote Sensing of the Earth From Space: A Program in gton, DC:. Remote sensing is the measurement of object properties on the Earth’s surface using data acquired from aircraft and satellites.
There are actually broader definitions, but we will not touch on them, because they do not belong to our topic—for example, echolocation of the seabed using sound waves, or x-ray examination of patients in the hospital. Nowadays, the innovation in space technologies creates a new trend for the Earth observation and monitoring from space.
This book contains high quality and compressive work on both microwave and optical remote sensing applications. This book is divided into five sections: (i) remote sensing for biomass estimation, (ii) remote sensing-based glacier studies, (iii) remote sensing for Cited by: 6. Remote sensing of the earth from space.
Berlin ; New York: Springer-Verlag, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: K I︠A︡ Kondratʹev; V V Kozoderov; O I Smoktiĭ.
The Remote Sensing of Tropospheric Composition from Space (Physics of Earth and Space Environments) th Edition by John P. Burrows (Editor), Ulrich Platt (Editor), Peter Borrell (Editor) & 0 moreBrand: Springer.
Principle I of the Principles Relating to Remote Sensing of the Earth from Outer Space states that “ The term “ remote sensing ” means the sensing of the Earth’s surface from space by making use of the properties of electromagnetic waves emitted, reflected or diffracted by the sensed objects, for the purpose of improving natural resources management, land use and the protection of.
This book, based on contributions from 40 leading experts, offers a comprehensive and authoritative overview of the methods, techniques and recent advances in applications of remote sensing of the cryosphere.
Examples of the topics covered include: • snow extent, depth, grain-size and impurities • surface and subsurface melting • glaciers. Suggested Citation:"The Earth Remote Sensing Program."National Research Council.
Remote Sensing of the Earth From Space: A Program in gton, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / The original definition for imaging spectrometry proposed by the author and others (Goetz et al., ) was given as “the acquisition of images in hundreds of contiguous, registered, spectral bands such that for each pixel a radiance spectrum can be derived.”That is still a precise way of defining the technique ().In particular, it sets this type of spectral remote sensing apart from.
This book presents cutting-edge remote sensing research, outlining the advanced use of European Space Agency (ESA) satellite data in the context of climate change.
The ESA, through its Support to Science Element (STSE) Programme, funds a network of young post-doc scientists pursuing 2-year cutting-edge research projects in the field of remote sensing. National Research Council (U.S.). Space Applications Board. Remote sensing of the Earth from space.
Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: National Research Council (U.S.).
Space Applications Board. OCLC Number: Notes. Space Remote Sensing Systems: An Introduction discusses the space remote sensing system, which is a modern high-technology field developed from earth sciences, engineering, and space systems technology for environmental protection, resource monitoring, climate prediction, weather forecasting, ocean measurement, and many other Edition: 1.
• Remote sensing: observing Earth from space. • GIS is a computer-based, data processing tool for gathering, manipulating, analyzing, and displaying geographic information. 33 Active and Passive Remote Sensing • Active remote-sensing systems direct a beam of energy at a surface and analyze the energy reflected back.
Andrew Johnston in his book, Earth from Space, provides a wonderful trip about Earth, seeing some of the best images available from this height. Their .The space station is a capable platform for Earth remote sensing with sufficient power and data infrastructure to support a variety of internal and external : Michael Johnson.