Books in category Technology & Engineering – Remote Sensing & Geographic Information Systems

  • International Perspectives on Maps and the Internet

    International Perspectives on Maps and the Internet
    Michael P. Peterson

    The Internet presents the map user with both a faster method of map distribution and different forms of mapping. This book provides an international perspective on this growing area of information dissemination.

  • Protecting Individual Privacy in the Struggle Against Terrorists

    Protecting Individual Privacy in the Struggle Against Terrorists
    National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Division on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Committee on National Statistics, Committee on Law and Justice, Committee on Technical and Privacy Dimensions of Information for Terrorism Prevention and Other National Goals

    The book urges Congress to re-examine existing privacy law to assess how privacy can be protected in current and future programs and recommends that any individuals harmed by violations of privacy be given a meaningful form of redress.

  • Hyperspectral Remote Sensing of Tropical and Sub Tropical Forests

    Hyperspectral Remote Sensing of Tropical and Sub-Tropical Forests
    Margaret Kalacska, G. Arturo Sanchez-Azofeifa

    Go Beyond the Basics to Actual Application Although it begins by touching on the basics, this book is not a tutorial in remote sensing, but a reference that illustrates the potential applications and analysis techniques that can be used …

  • Polarization Optics of Random Media

    Polarization Optics of Random Media
    Alexander Kokhanovsky

    In this book, the author presents for the first time the main results obtained in the field of polarization optics in a wide range of application areas.

  • Geo information for Disaster Management

    Geo-information for Disaster Management
    Peter van Oosterom, Siyka Zlatanova, Elfriede Fendel

    This book provides a broad overview of geo-information technology, software, systems needed, currently used and to be developed for disaster management.

  • Standard Based Data and Information Systems for Earth Observation

    Standard-Based Data and Information Systems for Earth Observation
    Liping Di, H. K. Ramapriyan

    CEOS was established under the auspices of the Economic Summit of Industrialized Nations in 1984 in response to a recommendation from a panel of experts in remote sensing within the Working Group on Growth, Technology and Employment (CEOS, …

  • Infrared Thermography

    Infrared Thermography
    Waldemar Minkina, Sebastian Dudzik

    This book is also of interest to senior undergraduate and postgraduate students across a range of disciplines such as electrical, mechanical and civil engineering, computer science, and biomedicine.

  • Statistical Analysis of Environmental Space Time Processes

    Statistical Analysis of Environmental Space-Time Processes
    Nhu D. Le, James V. Zidek

    This book provides a broad introduction to the subject of environmental space-time processes, addressing the role of uncertainty.

  • Machine Vision and Advanced Image Processing in Remote Sensing

    Machine Vision and Advanced Image Processing in Remote Sensing
    Ioannis Kanellopoulos, Graeme G. Wilkinson, Theo Moons

    Since 1994, the European Commission has undertaken various actions to expand the use of Earth observation (EO) from space in the Union and to stimulate value-added services based on the use of Earth observation satellite data.

  • Smart Home Hacks

    Smart Home Hacks
    Gordon Meyer

    Provides tips on home automation, covering such topics as home security, automating a sprinkler system, setting reminders on a cell phone or pager, and motorizing window blinds.

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