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Published by Tsinghua University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Earth Sciences - Geology,
  • Geophysics,
  • Remote Sensing,
  • EOS,
  • NASA,
  • NOAA,
  • Technology / Remote Sensing

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJohn J. Qu (Editor), Wei Gao (Editor), M. Kafatos (Editor), Robert E. Murphy (Editor), Vincent V. Salomonson (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages900
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9660716M
ISBN 103540358374
ISBN 109783540358374

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The core of this book arose from the workshop for Earth Science Satellite Remote Sensing held at George Mason University (GMU) in October Both volumes are designed to give scientists and graduate students with limited remote sensing background a thorough introduction to current and future NASA, NOAA and other Earth science remote sensing. Roger A. Pielke Sr., in International Geophysics, Satellite remote sensing is a technique that estimates geophysical parameters from the electromagnetic energy reflected or emitted from the Earth. With a-priori information of the unique scattering/absorbing characteristics of molecular, atmospheric particles and surface properties, scientists can estimate ocean/land surface. Earth Science Satellite Remote Sensing: Vol Data, Computational Processing, and Tools - Kindle edition by Qu, John J., Gao, Wei, Kafatos, Menas, Murphy, Robert E., Salomonson, Vincent V.. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Earth Science Satellite Remote Sensing: Vol Data Manufacturer: Springer. Satellite remote sensing for Earth science data has been rapidly expanding during the last decade. Volume 1 of this two volume monograph covers missions/sensors, such as Sea-viewing Wide Field-of-view Sensor (SeaWiFS), Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM), Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS), Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS), and Advanced Microwave Sounding .

Remote Sensing. Remote sensing is defined as the art, science and technology through which the characteristics of objects/targets either on, above or even below the Earth’s surface are identified, measured and analysed without direct contact existing between the sensors and the objects or events being observed (see, e.g. Lillesand et al., ; Richards, , etc. 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). Earth Science Satellite Applications Current and Future Prospects. Editors (view affiliations) We are not able to take complete advantage of the prolific amount of scientific output and remote sensing data that are emerging rapidly from satellite missions and convert them quickly into decision-making products for users. satellite data. Satellite distant sensing for Earth science data has been shortly growing over the previous decade. Amount 1 of this two amount monograph covers missions/sensors, just like Sea-viewing Huge Space-of-view Sensor (SeaWiFS), Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM), Full Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS), Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS), and Superior Microwave Sounding Unit (AMSU).

Buy Earth Science Satellite Remote Sensing Book by ISBN: 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. This book provides information on the Earth science remote sensing data information and data format such as HDF-EOS. It evaluates the current data processing approaches and introduces data searching and ordering from different public domains. The core of this monograph arose from the workshop for Earth Science Satellite Remote Sensing held at George Mason University (GMU) in October Both volumes are designed to give scientists and graduate students with limited remote sensing background a thorough introduction to current and future NASA, NOAA and other Earth science remote.