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Survey of remote sensing techniques for wave measurement

Survey of remote sensing techniques for wave measurement

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration in [Washington, DC? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water waves.,
  • Ocean -- Remote sensing.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNorden E. Huang.
    SeriesNASA TM -- 84429., NASA technical memorandum -- 84429.
    ContributionsUnited States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14663144M

    Some geophysical methods, such as gamma-ray spectrometry and remote sensing, measure surface attributes; others, such as thermal and some electrical methods are limited to detecting relatively shallow features but may help identify features at greater depth. Secondary effects of deeper features, such as geochemical haloes, can often be. Taking a detailed, non mathematical approach to two broad areas of principles and applications, this book progresses from the physical principles on which remote sensing is based - equipment, techniques and data analysis -through to the application of remote sensing to both physical phenomena and events, and to human activies and man-made landscapes.

    Microwave Remote Sensing of Land Surface: Techniques and Methods brings essential coverage of the space techniques of observation on continental surfaces. The authors explore major applications and provide detailed chapters on physical principles, physics of measurement, and data processing for each technique, bringing readers up-to-date descriptions of techniques used by leading scientists in. • Push Technologies and Measurement Techniques Summary Tables • Interdependencies between SIOSS Technology and other Technology Assessment Areas The roadmaps for Remote Sensing Instruments/ Sensors (), Observatory (), and In-Situ In-struments/Sensors () were merged into an over-all Technology Area Strategic Roadmap (TASR).

      Remote Sensing -II: Energy resources, energy interactions with earth surface features and atmosphere, resolution, sensors and satellite visual interpretation techniques, basic elements, converging evidence, interpretation for terrain evaluation, spectral properties of water bodies, introduction to digital data analysis/5(23). Remote sensing is the acquisition of information about an object or phenomenon without making physical contact with the object and thus in contrast to on-site observation, especially the Earth. Remote sensing is used in numerous fields, including geography, land surveying and most Earth science disciplines (for example, hydrology, ecology, meteorology, oceanography, glaciology, geology); it.


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