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The text focuses on the interpretation and analysis of remote sensing images and how they improve our understanding of environmental processes and their interaction with human activities. Cbuvieco, University of Toronto, Canada “… one of the most easy-to-follow, best-organised and accessible overviews of the topic. Fundamentals of Satellite Remote Sensing: The latter part of the book covers the integration of remote sensing with GIS for environmental analysis.

Jan Clevers, Laboratory of Geo-Information Science and Remote Sensing, Wageningen University, the Netherlands “… It is an absolutely essential read for undergraduate and postgraduate students who fundamentsls to get on top of the basics in image processing and classification. The discussion of visual criteria to extract interpretation from satellite images emphasizes differences and similarities with conventional photo-interpretation techniques.

Emilio ChuviecoAlfredo Huete. Exclusive web offer for individuals. Request an e-inspection copy. Learn More about Fundamentale Bookshelf. He is currently co-editor-in-chief of the journal Remote Sensing of Environment.

Fundamentals of Satellite Remote Sensing: An Environmental Approach, Second Edition

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Zatellite chapter on accuracy assessment and the connection between remote sensing and geographic information systems helps readers extend the interpretation of satellite images to a more operational, applications-oriented framework. All remote sensing aspects are described, from the physical basis to obtain information from a distance, to the operation of platform carrying out the sensor system, to the data acquisition, storage, and interpretation.


It could be through conference attendance, group discussion or directed reading to name just a few examples. We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to ejilio considering our books for course adoption. The country you have selected will result in the following: The Bookshelf application offers access: Please accept our apologies for emolio inconvenience this may cause. It then describes visual and digital image analysis, highlights various interpretation techniques, and outlines their applications to science and management.

Emilio Chuvieco Limited preview – It presents the advantages of using remote sensing data for studying and monitoring the planet, and emphasizes concepts that make the best use of satellite data. The book can be considered a valuable resource for environmental practitioners considering the use of satellite remote sensing as source of information. This will enable readers to gain insights as to how these techniques can be applied to their problems and their parts of the world.

For these readers the use of consistent example images fundamentzls the power of satellite remote sensing to extract a wide range of information. Chuvifco book begins with an introduction to the basic processes that ensure the acquisition of space-borne imagery and provides an overview of the main satellite observation systems. The authors discuss new fumdamentals approaches, including hyperspectral analysis, high-spatial resolution data, and radiative transfer models.

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The inclusion in this second edition of ample schematic examples and conceptual colour illustrations is very helpful in explaining the hard-to-grasp terminology that, more often than not, remote sensing textbooks fail to disentangle. Reviews “… this book comprehensively covers the fundamentals of satellite remote sensing, including radiation physics, atmospheric correction, spectral signatures of ground targets, sensors, image processing and analysis, and information retrieval.


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Summary Fundamentals of Satellite Remote Sensing: Fundamentals of Satellite Remote Sensing: Elias Symeonakis, School of Science and the Environment, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK “I value this book highly because it deals with the whole remote sensing chain in a systematic way.

For Instructors Request Inspection Copy. Already read this title? All instructor resources are now available on our Instructor Hub. An Environmental Approach, Second Edition details the tools that provide global, recurrent, and comprehensive views of the processes affecting the Earth and is a must-have for researchers, academics, students, and professionals involved in the field of environmental science.

It also includes enlightening chapters on the validation of satellite-retrieved information and the integration of remote sensing data with geographical information systems. Not only does the book discuss issues in a concise and clear way, but the graphics and imagery used are very informative and help to clarify potentially confusing concepts. The presentation includes an analysis of accuracy assessment satfllite and demonstrates how to integrate remote sensing results with geographic information systems.

There are a multitude of airborne sensing systems. Product pricing will be adjusted to match the corresponding currency. An extensive review of remote sensing principles with an emphasis on environmental applications, Fundamentals of Satellite Remote Sensing discusses a wide range of topics, from physical principles to data acquisition systems and on to visual and digital interpretation techniques.

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