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Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing

Remote Sensing Time Series

Revealing Land Surface Dynamics

Editors: Künzer, Claudia, Dech, Stefan, Wagner, Wolfgang (Eds.)

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  • Provides a comprehensive overview of remote sensing time series analyses, which enable to reveal past and current land surface dynamics
  • Treats both, the theory and application of time series analyses, containing numerous case studies for different regions on our planet; employing different types of optical and radar based Earth Observation satellite sensors
  • Enriches reader insights into the current challenges processing long term time series in times of a growing number of free satellite data archives and an ever growing number of sensors in orbit
  • Contains contributions from renowned remote sensing scientists from Europe, the USA and China
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This volume comprises an outstanding variety of chapters on Earth Observation based time series analyses, undertaken to reveal past and current land surface dynamics for large areas. What exactly are time series of Earth Observation data? Which sensors are available to generate real time series? How can they be processed to reveal their valuable hidden information? Which challenges are encountered on the way and which pre-processing is needed? And last but not least: which processes can be observed? How are large regions of our planet changing over time and which dynamics and trends are visible? These and many other questions are answered within this book “Remote Sensing Time Series Analyses – Revealing Land Surface Dynamics”. Internationally renowned experts from Europe, the USA and China present their exciting findings based on the exploitation of satellite data archives from well-known sensors such as AVHRR, MODIS, Landsat, ENVISAT, ERS and METOP amongst others. Selected review and methods chapters provide a good overview over time series processing and the recent advances in the optical and radar domain. A fine selection of application chapters addresses multi-class land cover and land use change at national to continental scale, the derivation of patterns of vegetation phenology, biomass assessments, investigations on snow cover duration and recent dynamics, as well as urban sprawl observed over time.  

Table of contents (20 chapters)

Table of contents (20 chapters)
  • Remote Sensing Time Series Revealing Land Surface Dynamics: Status Quo and the Pathway Ahead

    Pages 1-24

    Kuenzer, Claudia (et al.)

  • Time Series Analyses in a New Era of Optical Satellite Data

    Pages 25-41

    Hostert, Patrick (et al.)

  • Calibration and Pre-processing of a Multi-decadal AVHRR Time Series

    Pages 43-74

    Bachmann, Martin (et al.)

  • Analysis of Snow Cover Time Series – Opportunities and Techniques

    Pages 75-98

    Dietz, Andreas J. (et al.)

  • Global WaterPack: Intra-annual Assessment of Spatio-Temporal Variability of Inland Water Bodies

    Pages 99-117

    Klein, Igor (et al.)

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eBook 106,99 €
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Hardcover 155,99 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Remote Sensing Time Series
Book Subtitle
Revealing Land Surface Dynamics
Editors
  • Claudia Künzer
  • Stefan Dech
  • Wolfgang Wagner
Series Title
Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing
Series Volume
22
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-15967-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-15967-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-15966-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-35243-5
Series ISSN
1567-3200
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIII, 441
Number of Illustrations
44 b/w illustrations, 153 illustrations in colour
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