Comprehensive Remote Sensing by Shunlin LiangComprehensive Remote Sensing by Shunlin Liang

Comprehensive Remote Sensing

byShunlin Liang

Hardcover | November 8, 2017

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Comprehensive Remote Sensingcovers all aspects of the topic, with each volume edited by well-known scientists and contributed to by frontier researchers. It is a comprehensive resource that will benefit both students and researchers who want to further their understanding in this discipline. The field of remote sensing has quadrupled in size in the past two decades, and increasingly draws in individuals working in a diverse set of disciplines ranging from geographers, oceanographers, and meteorologists, to physicists and computer scientists.

Researchers from a variety of backgrounds are now accessing remote sensing data, creating an urgent need for a one-stop reference work that can comprehensively document the development of remote sensing, from the basic principles, modeling and practical algorithms, to various applications.

  • Fully comprehensive coverage of this rapidly growing discipline, giving readers a detailed overview of all aspects of Remote Sensing principles and applications
  • Contains Layered content', with each article beginning with the basics and then moving on to more complex concepts
  • Ideal for advanced undergraduates and academic researchers
  • Includes case studies that illustrate the practical application of remote sensing principles, further enhancing understanding
Dr. Liang received the Ph.D. degree in remote sensing and GIS from Boston University, Boston, MA. He was a Postdoctoral Research Associate with Boston University from 1992 to 1993 and a Validation Scientist with the NOAA/NASA Pathfinder AVHRR Land Project from 1993 to 1994. He is currently a Professor. His main research interests focus...
Title:Comprehensive Remote SensingFormat:HardcoverDimensions:3134 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:November 8, 2017Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0128032200

ISBN - 13:9780128032206

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Table of Contents

Remote Sensing Missions and Sensors Remote Sensing Data Processing and Analysis Methodology Remote Sensing of Terrestrial Ecosystem Remote Sensing of Hydrological Cycle Remote Sensing of Earth Energy Budget Mapping Land Surface Types and Changes Atmospheric Remote Sensing Ocean Remote Sensing Remote Sensing Applications for Societal Benefits