Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Geospatial Analyses of Earth Observation (EO) data

Edited by Antonio Pepe

Institute for the Electromagnetic Sensing of the Environment

Co-editor:

Qing Zhao

East China Normal University

Earth Observation and Geospatial Analysis presents current research related to the observation of Earth with sensors operating at various wavelengths. The book describes the use of remote sensing technologies for detecting and monitoring Earth's environmental changes (including surface and atmosphere) and its modifications over time. Chapters cover different research aspects in the framework of remote sensing with a particular emphasis on the use of hyperspectral and optical imageries. The presented experiments concern the study of soil properties, the analysis of land use/land changes, the analysis of bio-aerosols as well as the color of water, the investigation of the scar and samples of a cosmic meteoritic impact, and the theoretical treatment of the operation of spatial coordinate transformation in noisy environments. Overall, this book provides an overview of the adopted methodologies for the accomplishment of geospatial analyses to identify environmental changes due to climate change and natural phenomena.

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Geospatial Analyses of Earth Observation (EO) dataEdited by Antonio Pepe

Published: November 27th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.74888

ISBN: 978-1-78984-585-3

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-584-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-934-1

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

1245 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

2 Dimensions Citations

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1. Application of Topographic Analyses for Mapping Spatial Patterns of Soil Properties

By Xia Li and Gregory W. McCarty

339

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2. Clay Minerals Mapping from Imaging Spectroscopy

By Gilles Grandjean, Xavier Briottet, Karine Adeline, Anne Bourguignon and Audrey Hohmann

198

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3. The Impact of Land Use and Land Cover Changes on the Nkula Dam in the Middle Shire River Catchment, Malawi

By Maureen Kapute Mzuza, Weiguo Zhang, Fanuel Kapute and Xiaodao Wei

231

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4. Advanced Methods for Spatial Analysis of Bioaerosol Long-Range Transport Processes

By Daniel A. Pickersgill, Hartmut Müller and Viviane R. Després

109

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5. The Color of Water from Space: A Case Study for Italian Lakes from Sentinel-2

By Claudia Giardino, Kerttu-Liis Kõks, Rossano Bolpagni, Giulia Luciani, Gabriele Candiani, Moritz K. Lehmann, Hendrik Jan Van der Woerd and Mariano Bresciani

220

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6. Bacubirito: An Outstanding Cosmic Sample on Earth

By Emiliano Terán

46

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7. Spatial Coordinate Transformations with Noisy Data

By Christopher Kotsakis

106

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