E-books: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Urban Remote Sensing book cover

    Urban Remote Sensing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Qihao Weng, Dale A. Quattrochi

    Driven by advances in technology and societal needs, the next frontier in remote sensing is urban areas. With the advent of high-resolution imagery and more capable techniques, the question has become "Now that we have the technology, how do we use it?" The need for a definitive resource that…

    eBook – 2018-10-08
    CRC Press
    Remote Sensing Applications Series

  • Land Use and Land Cover Semantics: Principles, Best Practices, and Prospects book cover

    Land Use and Land Cover Semantics

    Principles, Best Practices, and Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ola Ahlqvist, Dalia Varanka, Steffen Fritz, Krzysztof Janowicz

    Explore the Important Role that the Semantics of Land Use and Land Cover Plays within a Broader Environmental Context Focused on the information semantics of land use and land cover (LULC) and providing a platform for reassessing this field, Land Use and Land Cover Semantics: Principles, Best…

    eBook – 2018-10-08
    CRC Press

  • Image Processing and Data Analysis with ERDAS IMAGINE® book cover

    Image Processing and Data Analysis with ERDAS IMAGINE®

    1st Edition

    By Stacy A.C. Nelson, Siamak Khorram

    Remotely sensed data, in the form of digital images captured from spaceborne and airborne platforms, provide a rich analytical and observational source of information about the current status, as well as changes occurring in, on, and around the Earth’s surface. The data products, or simply images…

    eBook – 2018-10-03
    CRC Press

  • GIS Fundamentals book cover

    GIS Fundamentals

    2nd Edition

    By Stephen Wise

    With GIS technology increasingly available to a wider audience on devices from apps on smartphones to satnavs in cars, many people routinely use spatial data in a way which used to be the preserve of GIS specialists. However spatial data is stored and analyzed on a computer still tends to be…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    CRC Press

  • Artistic Approaches to Cultural Mapping: Activating Imaginaries and Means of Knowing book cover

    Artistic Approaches to Cultural Mapping

    Activating Imaginaries and Means of Knowing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy Duxbury, W.F. Garrett-Petts, Alys Longley

    Making space for imagination can shift research and community planning from a reflective stance to a "future forming" orientation and practice. Cultural mapping is an emerging discourse of collaborative, community-based inquiry and advocacy. This book looks at artistic approaches to cultural…

    eBook – 2018-09-03
    Routledge Research in Culture, Space and Identity

  • GPS Tracking with Java EE Components: Challenges of Connected Cars book cover

    GPS Tracking with Java EE Components

    Challenges of Connected Cars, 1st Edition

    By Kristof Beiglböck

    GPS Tracking with Java EE Components: Challenges of Connected Cars highlights how the self-driving car is actually changing the automotive industry, from programing embedded software to hosting services and data crunching, in real time, with really big data. The book analyzes how the challenges of…

    eBook – 2018-08-06
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Re-Mapping Archaeology: Critical Perspectives, Alternative Mappings book cover

    Re-Mapping Archaeology

    Critical Perspectives, Alternative Mappings, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Gillings, Piraye Hacıgüzeller, Gary Lock

    Maps have always been a fundamental tool in archaeological practice, and their prominence and variety have increased along with a growing range of digital technologies used to collect, visualise, query and analyse spatial data. However, unlike in other disciplines, the development of archaeological…

    eBook – 2018-07-27

  • Advanced Remote Sensing Technology for Tsunami Modelling and Forecasting book cover

    Advanced Remote Sensing Technology for Tsunami Modelling and Forecasting

    1st Edition

    By Maged Marghany

    The innovation in space technologies has generated a new method for observing and monitoring tsunamis from space. Most tsunami remote sensing studies focus on using classical image processing tools or conventional edge detection procedures. However, these methods do not use modern physics, applied…

    eBook – 2018-07-04
    CRC Press

  • High Spatial Resolution Remote Sensing: Data, Analysis, and Applications book cover

    High Spatial Resolution Remote Sensing

    Data, Analysis, and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yuhong He, Qihao Weng

    High spatial resolution remote sensing is an area of considerable current interest and builds on developments in object-based image analysis, commercial high-resolution satellite sensors, and UAVs. It captures more details through high and very high resolution images (10 to 100 cm/pixel). This…

    eBook – 2018-06-27
    CRC Press
    Imaging Science

  • Routledge Handbook of Health Geography book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Health Geography

    1st Edition

    Edited by Valorie A. Crooks, Gavin J. Andrews, Jamie Pearce

    The places of our daily life affect our health, well-being, and receipt of health care in complex ways. The connection between health and place has been acknowledged for centuries, and the contemporary discipline of health geography sets as its core mission to uncover and explicate all facets of…

    eBook – 2018-06-14

  • Codify: Parametric and Computational Design in Landscape Architecture book cover


    Parametric and Computational Design in Landscape Architecture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bradley Cantrell, Adam Mekies

    Codify: Parametric and Computational Design in Landscape Architecture provides a series of essays that explore what it means to use, modify and create computational tools in a contemporary design environment. Landscape architecture has a long history of innovation in the areas of computation…

    eBook – 2018-05-01

  • Map ProjectionsTheory and Applications book cover

    Map ProjectionsTheory and Applications

    1st Edition

    By Frederick Pearson,II

    About the Author: Frederick Pearson has extensive experience in teaching map projection at the Air Force Cartography School and Virginia Polytechnic Institute. He developed star charts, satellite trajectory programs, and a celestial navigation device for the Aeronautical Chart and Information…

    eBook – 2018-04-27

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