Remote Sensing of Coastal Aquatic Environments: Technologies, Techniques and Applications / Edition 1

Remote Sensing of Coastal Aquatic Environments: Technologies, Techniques and Applications / Edition 1

by Richard L. Miller
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1402030991

ISBN-13: 9781402030994

Pub. Date: 03/01/2007

Publisher: Springer Netherlands

This book provides extensive insight on remote sensing of coastal waters from aircraft and space-based platforms. The primary focus of the book is optical remote sensing using passive instruments, to measure and analyze the coastal aquatic environment. The authors have gathered information from a variety of sources, to help non-specialists grasp new techniques and

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This book provides extensive insight on remote sensing of coastal waters from aircraft and space-based platforms. The primary focus of the book is optical remote sensing using passive instruments, to measure and analyze the coastal aquatic environment. The authors have gathered information from a variety of sources, to help non-specialists grasp new techniques and technology, to quickly produce useful data

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402030994
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Publication date:
03/01/2007
Series:
Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing Series, #7
Edition description:
1st ed. 2005. 2nd printing 2007
Pages:
347
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

List of Contributors. Preface. Ch 1 - Introduction to Radiative Transfer - J. Ronald V. Zaneveld, Michael J. Twardowski, Andrew Barnard and Marlon R. Lewis. Ch 2 - An Introduction to Satellite Sensors, Observations and Techniques - Christopher W. Brown, Laurence N. Connor, John L. Lillibridge, Nicholas R. Nalli and Richard V. Legeckis. Ch 3 - Optical Airborne Remote Sensing - Jeffrey S. Myers and Richard L. Miller. Ch 4 - In-Water Instrumentation and Platforms for Ocean Color remote Sensing Applications - Michael J. Twardowski, Marlon R. Lewis, Andrew Barnard and J. Ronald V. Zaneveld. Ch 5 - The Color of the Coastal Ocean and Applications in the Solution of Research and Management Problems - Frank E. Muller-Karger, Chuanmin HU, Serge Andréfouët, Ramón Varela, and Robert Thunell. Ch 6 - Bio-Optical Properties of Coastal Waters - Eurico J. D’Sa and Richard L. Miller. Ch 7 - Remote Sensing of Organic Matter in Coastal Waters - Carlos E. Del Castillo. Ch 8 - Hyperspectral Remote Sensing - Zhongping Lee and Kendall L. Carder. Ch 9 - Computational Intelligence and Its Application in Remote Sensing - Habtom Ressom, Richard L. Miller, Padma Natarjan, and Wayne H. Slade. Ch 10 - Modeling and Data Assimilation - John R. Moisan, Arthur J. Miller, Emanuelle Di Lorenzo, and John Wilkin. Ch 11 - Monitoring Bottom Sediment Resuspension and Suspended Sediments in Shallow Coastal Waters - Richard L. Miller, Brent A. McKee, and Eurico J. D’Sa. Ch 12 - Remote Sensing of Harmful Algal Blooms - Richard P. Stumpf and Michelle C. Tomlinson. Ch 13 - Multi-Scale Remote Sensing of Coral Reefs - Serge Andréfouët, Eric J. Hochberg, Christophe Chevillon, Frank E. Muller-Karger, John C. Brock, and Chuanmin Hu. Ch 14 - Real-Time Use of Ocean Color Remote Sensing for Coastal Monitoring - Robert A. Arnone and Arthur Parsons.

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