Remote Sensing of Geomorphology, Vol 23. Developments in Earth Surface Processes

  • ID: 4746032
  • Book
  • 300 Pages
  • Elsevier Science and Technology
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Remote Sensing of Geomorphology, Volume 23 discusses the new range of remote-sensing techniques (lidar, structure f+G26rom motion photogrammetry, advanced satellite platforms) that has led to a dramatic increase in terrain information, and as such provided new opportunities for a better understanding of surface morphology and related Earth surface processes. As several papers have been published (including paper reviews and special issues) on this topic, this book summarizes the major advances in remote sensing techniques for the analysis of Earth surface morphology and processes, also highlighting future challenges.

Useful for MSc and PhD students, this book is also ideal for scientists that want to have a single volume guideline to help them develop new ideas. In addition, technicians and private and public sectors working on remote sensing will find the information useful to their initiatives.

  • Provides a useful guideline for MSc and PhD students, scientists, technicians, and land planners on the use of remote sensing in geomorphology
  • Includes applications on specific case studies that highlight issues and benefits of one technique compared to others
  • Presents future trends in remote sensing and geomorphology
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1. Techniques
- Lidar
- SfM
- Radar methods
- TRMM or other climate data
2. Reproducibility
- Open data
- Reproducible methods
3. Applications
- Rivers
- Landslides
- Glaciers
- Volcanoes
- Ecology-landscape feedbacks
- Coastal areas
- Anthropogenic landscapes
4. Future Challenges
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