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Remote sensing and large-scale global processes

Remote sensing and large-scale global processes

proceedings of a symposium held during the third Scientific Assembly of IAHS at Baltimore,Md., May 1989 ...

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Published by IAHS in Wallingford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Albert Rango.
SeriesPublications -- no.186
ContributionsRango, Albert., International Association of Hydrological Sciences.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21916800M
ISBN 100947571221

Indian Remote Sensing Programme completed its 25 years of successful operations on Ma IRS data applications. Data from Indian Remote Sensing satellites are used for various applications of resources survey and management under the National Natural Resources Management System (NNRMS). Following is the list of those applications. The lectures do not follow the format of any single published remote sensing text book. No text books are required for the lab sections. Jensen, J.R., Remote sensing of the environment, an Earth Resource Perspective, , Prentice Hall, New Jersey, pp., (required).   He is currently a Principal Scientist at Remote Sensing Solutions, Inc, where his recent research has focused on large-scale flood inundation modelling and integration with remotely sensed data. Dr Schumann is also the CEO and Principal Scientist at RSS-Hydro in Luxembourg – an accredited Private Research Centre for PhD students and. A Strategy for Active Remote Sensing Amid Increased Demand for Spectrum describes the threats, both current and future, to the effective use of the electromagnetic spectrum required for active remote sensing. This report offers specific recommendations for protecting and making effective use of the spectrum required for active remote sensing.


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