E-books: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Spatial Context: An Introduction to Fundamental Computer Algorithms for Spatial Analysis book cover

    Spatial Context

    An Introduction to Fundamental Computer Algorithms for Spatial Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Gold

    Many disciplines are concerned with manipulating geometric (or spatial) objects in the computer – such as geology, cartography, computer aided design (CAD), etc. – and each of these have developed their own data structures and techniques, often independently. Nevertheless, in many cases the object…

    eBook – 2018-04-17
    CRC Press
    ISPRS Book Series

  • Remote Sensing Time Series Image Processing book cover

    Remote Sensing Time Series Image Processing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Qihao Weng

    Today, remote sensing technology is an essential tool for understanding the Earth and managing human-Earth interactions. There is a rapidly growing need for remote sensing and Earth observation technology that enables monitoring of world’s natural resources and environments, managing exposure to…

    eBook – 2018-04-17
    CRC Press
    Imaging Science

  • Advances and Trends in Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics: Proceedings of the 10th International Scientific and Professional Conference on Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (GCG 2017), October 10-13, 2017, Demänovská Dolina, Low Tatras, Slovakia book cover

    Advances and Trends in Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics

    Proceedings of the 10th International Scientific and Professional Conference on Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics (GCG 2017), October 10-13, 2017, Demänovská Dolina, Low Tatras, Slovakia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Soňa Molčíková, Viera Hurčíková, Vladislava Zelizňaková, Peter Blišt'an

    The International Scientific and Professional Conference on Geodesy, Cartography and Geoinformatics 2017 (GCG 2017) was organized under the auspices of the Faculty of Mining, Ecology, Process Control and Geotechnologies, Technical University of Košice (SK), Pavol Jozef Šafárik University in Košice…

    eBook – 2018-04-17
    CRC Press

  • Exploring Natural Hazards: A Case Study Approach book cover

    Exploring Natural Hazards

    A Case Study Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Darius Bartlett, Ramesh Singh

    The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015–2030 has identified four priority areas for Disaster Risk Reduction: understanding disaster risk; strengthening disaster risk governance to manage disaster risk; investing in disaster risk reduction for resilience and enhancing disaster…

    eBook – 2018-04-09
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Geospatial Applications for Natural Resources Management book cover

    Geospatial Applications for Natural Resources Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chander Kumar Singh

    Shelving Guide: This book will present new research regarding the interdisciplinary applications of spatial information sciences for identification, assessment, monitoring, and modeling issues related to natural resources and environmental management. It will focus on the creation, collection,…

    eBook – 2018-03-29
    CRC Press

  • Natural Hazards: Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Landslides book cover

    Natural Hazards

    Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Landslides, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ramesh Singh, Darius Bartlett

    Over the years, the interactions between land, ocean, biosphere and atmosphere have increased, mainly due to population growth and anthropogenic activities, which have impacted the climate and weather conditions at local, regional and global scales. Thus, natural hazards related to climate changes…

    eBook – 2018-03-22
    CRC Press

  • The Vulnerable Andaman and Nicobar Islands: A Study of Disasters and Response book cover

    The Vulnerable Andaman and Nicobar Islands

    A Study of Disasters and Response, 1st Edition

    By Poonam Tripathi

    This first full-length book addresses disasters in the context of vulnerability of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands that comprise 572 islands in the Bay of Bengal. It looks at the disasters that the islands have experienced in the last 200 years and analyzes major disasters since colonization by the…

    eBook – 2018-03-14
    Routledge India

  • Virtual Reality and the Built Environment book cover

    Virtual Reality and the Built Environment

    2nd Edition

    By Jennifer Whyte, Dragana Nikolić

    Like the first edition, the central question this book addresses is how virtual reality can be used in the design, production and management of the built environment. The book aims to consider three key questions. What are the business drivers for the use of virtual reality? What are its…

    eBook – 2018-02-21
    Routledge

  • Multisensor Data Fusion and Machine Learning for Environmental Remote Sensing book cover

    Multisensor Data Fusion and Machine Learning for Environmental Remote Sensing

    1st Edition

    By Ni-Bin Chang, Kaixu Bai

    In the last few years the scientific community has realized that obtaining a better understanding of interactions between natural systems and the man-made environment across different scales demands more research efforts in remote sensing. An integrated Earth system observatory that merges…

    eBook – 2018-02-21
    CRC Press

  • Urban Remote Sensing book cover

    Urban Remote Sensing

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Qihao Weng, Dale Quattrochi, Paolo E. Gamba

    Urban Remote Sensing, Second Edition assembles a team of professional experts to provide a much-needed update on the applications of remote sensing technology to urban and suburban areas. This book reflects new developments in spaceborne and airborne sensors, image processing methods and techniques…

    eBook – 2018-02-20
    CRC Press
    Remote Sensing Applications Series

  • Topographic Laser Ranging and Scanning: Principles and Processing, Second Edition book cover

    Topographic Laser Ranging and Scanning

    Principles and Processing, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jie Shan, Charles K. Toth

    Topographic Laser Ranging and Scanning, Second Edition, provides a comprehensive discussion of topographic LiDAR principles, systems, data acquisition, and data processing techniques. This edition presents an introduction and summary of various LiDAR systems and their principles and addresses the…

    eBook – 2018-02-19
    CRC Press

  • Sea Ice Image Processing with MATLAB® book cover

    Sea Ice Image Processing with MATLAB®

    1st Edition

    By Qin Zhang, Roger Skjetne

    Sea Ice Image Processing with MATLAB addresses the topic of image processing for the extraction of key sea ice characteristics from digital photography, which is of great relevance for Artic remote sensing and marine operations. This valuable guide provides tools for quantifying the ice environment…

    eBook – 2018-02-13
    CRC Press
    Signal and Image Processing of Earth Observations

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