Earth Science Satellite Remote Sensing

Editors: Qu, J.J., Gao, W., Kafatos, M., Murphy, R.E., Salomonson, V.V. (Eds.)

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Satellite remote sensing for Earth science data has been rapidly expanding during the last decade. Volume 1 of this two volume monograph covers missions/sensors, such as Sea-viewing Wide Field-of-view Sensor (SeaWiFS), Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM), Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer (TOMS), Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS), and Advanced Microwave Sounding Unit (AMSU). It also discusses the NPOESS and NPP missions. Emphasis was placed on the recently launched Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on board of both Terra and Aqua. Some key MODIS science team members were invited to contribute several chapters. The core of this monograph arose from the workshop for Earth Science Satellite Remote Sensing held at George Mason University (GMU) in October 2002. Both volumes are designed to give scientists and graduate students with limited remote sensing background a thorough introduction to current and future NASA, NOAA and other Earth science remote sensing missions.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Earth Science Satellite Remote Sensing
Editors
  • John J. Qu
  • Wei Gao
  • Menas Kafatos
  • Robert E. Murphy
  • Vincent V. Salomonson
Copyright
2006
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights for China: Tsinghua University Press
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-37296-7
Special Cover Type ISBN
978-3-540-35837-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XLVI, 1020
Additional Information
Jointly published with Tsinghua University Press
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