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Remote sensing of the oceans

Institute of Oceanographic Sciences.

Remote sensing of the oceans

the potential benefit of satellite systems to marine science and applications

by Institute of Oceanographic Sciences.

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Published by Archway Press in Poole .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementInstitute of Oceanographic Sciences ; Natural Environmental Research Council.
ContributionsNatural Environmental Research Council.
The Physical Object
Pagination10p. :
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16730511M

Fully updated, with significant new coverage of advances in satellite oceanography and results from new satellite missions, the second edition of this popular textbook introduces students to how remote sensing works, how to understand observations from Earth-observing systems, and the observations' importance to physical and biological oceanography. It provides full explanations of radiative. Satellite remote sensing of the oceans plays a critical role in many aspects from weather forecast, marine traffic, coastlines monitoring, fisheries, etc. However, remote sensors do not penetrate in the water, and if some of them do in some bands of the visible spectrum, it is in very particular conditions and up to a few tenths of meters.

Book Description. Effectively Manage Wetland Resources Using the Best Available Remote Sensing Techniques. Utilizing top scientists in the wetland classification and mapping field, Remote Sensing of Wetlands: Applications and Advances covers the rapidly changing landscape of wetlands and describes the latest advances in remote sensing that have taken place over the past 30 years for use in. PROCEEDINGS VOLUME Remote Sensing of the Ocean, Sea Ice, Coastal Waters, and Large Water Regions

Remote sensing science is one of the most modern approaches for studying oceans, littoral regions, seas and large lakes, as well as sea ice covered regions. An important aspect of remote sensing science is the ability to monitor complex environmental media (air, land, water) and their interfaces (water surface wave, air-sea interaction, water. 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.


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