Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation / Edition 6

Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation / Edition 6

by Thomas Lillesand, Ralph W. Kiefer, Jonathan Chipman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470052457

ISBN-13: 9780470052457

Pub. Date: 11/02/2007

Publisher: Wiley

From recent developments in digital image processing to the next generation of satellite systems, the sixth edition of this comprehensive text introduces students to the latest developments in the exciting field of remote sensing and image interpretation. The text examines the basics of analog image analysis while placing greater emphasis on digitally based systems

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Overview

From recent developments in digital image processing to the next generation of satellite systems, the sixth edition of this comprehensive text introduces students to the latest developments in the exciting field of remote sensing and image interpretation. The text examines the basics of analog image analysis while placing greater emphasis on digitally based systems and analysis techniques. The presentation is discipline neutral, so students in any field of study can gain a clear understanding of these systems and their virtually unlimited applications.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470052457
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/02/2007
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
804
Sales rank:
1,307,205
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

1. Concepts and Foundations of Remote Sensing.

2. Elements of Photographic Systems.

3. Basic Principles of Photogrammetry.

4. Introduction to Visual Image Interpretation.

5. Multispectral, Thermal and Hyperspectral Sensing.

6. Earth Resource Satellites Operating in the Opticak Spectrum.

7. Digital Image Interpretation and Analysis.

8. Microwave and Lidar Sensing.

Appendix A Radiometric Concepts, Terminology and Units.

Appendix B Remote Sensing Data and Information Resources.

Appendix C Sample Coordinate Transformation and Resampling Procedures.

Appendix D Radar Signal Concepts, Terminology and Units.

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