E-books: GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography

  • Surveying Instruments and Technology book cover

    Surveying Instruments and Technology

    1st Edition

    By Leonid Nadolinets, Eugene Levin, Daulet Akhmedov

    With the advent of GPS/GNSS satellite navigation systems and Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) surveying profession is nowadays facing its transformative stage. Written by a team of surveying experts, Surveyor’s Instruments and Technology gives surveying students and practitioners profound…

    eBook – 2017-07-06
    CRC Press

  • Data Visualization for Design Thinking: Applied Mapping book cover

    Data Visualization for Design Thinking

    Applied Mapping, 1st Edition

    By Winifred E. Newman

    Data Visualization for Design Thinking helps you make better maps. Treating maps as applied research, you’ll be able to understand how to map sites, places, ideas, and projects, revealing the complex relationships between what you represent, your thinking, the technology you use, the culture you…

    eBook – 2017-06-26
    Routledge

  • Compressive Sensing of Earth Observations book cover

    Compressive Sensing of Earth Observations

    1st Edition

    Edited by C.H. Chen

    Future remote sensing systems will make extensive use of Compressive Sensing (CS) as it becomes more integrated into the system design with increased high resolution sensor developments and the rising earth observation data generated each year. Written by leading experts in the field Compressive…

    eBook – 2017-05-25
    CRC Press
    Signal and Image Processing of Earth Observations

  • Introduction to GIS Programming and Fundamentals with Python and ArcGIS® book cover

    Introduction to GIS Programming and Fundamentals with Python and ArcGIS®

    1st Edition

    By Chaowei Yang

    Combining GIS concepts and fundamental spatial thinking methodology with real programming examples, this book introduces popular Python-based tools and their application to solving real-world problems. It elucidates the programming constructs of Python with its high-level toolkits and demonstrates…

    eBook – 2017-04-25
    CRC Press

  • Urban Expansion, Land Cover and Soil Ecosystem Services book cover

    Urban Expansion, Land Cover and Soil Ecosystem Services

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ciro Gardi

    More than half of the world population now lives in cities, and urban expansion continues as rural people move to cities. This results in the loss of land for other purposes, particularly soil for agriculture and drainage. This book presents a review of current knowledge of the extension and…

    eBook – 2017-04-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Urban Ecology

  • Advances in Passive Microwave Remote Sensing of Oceans book cover

    Advances in Passive Microwave Remote Sensing of Oceans

    1st Edition

    By Victor Raizer

    This book demonstrates the capabilities of passive microwave technique for enhanced observations of ocean features, including the detection of (sub)surface events and/or disturbances while laying out the benefits and boundaries of these methods. It represents not only an introduction and complete…

    eBook – 2017-03-27
    CRC Press

  • Boundary Retracement: Processes and Procedures book cover

    Boundary Retracement

    Processes and Procedures, 1st Edition

    By Donald A. Wilson

    The survey and the transference are the distinctive and operative acts in the transmission of real property and, where they differ from each other, one must of necessity control the other. This book addresses the aforementioned concepts by external explanations in order to understand the…

    eBook – 2017-02-17
    CRC Press

  • Geoinformatics for Marine and Coastal Management book cover

    Geoinformatics for Marine and Coastal Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Darius Bartlett, Louis Celliers

    Geoinformatics for Marine and Coastal Management provides a timely and valuable assessment of the current state of the art geoinformatics tools and methods for the management of marine systems. This book focuses on the cutting-edge coverage of a wide spectrum of activities and topics such as…

    eBook – 2016-12-19
    CRC Press

  • Island Geographies: Essays and conversations book cover

    Island Geographies

    Essays and conversations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elaine Stratford

    Islands and their environs – aerial, terrestrial, aquatic – may be understood as intensifiers, their particular and distinctive geographies enabling concentrated study of many kinds of challenges and opportunities. This edited collection brings together several emerging and established…

    eBook – 2016-11-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Human Geography

  • Simple Statistical Tests for Geography book cover

    Simple Statistical Tests for Geography

    1st Edition

    By Danny McCarroll

    This book is aimed directly at students of geography, particularly those who lack confidence in manipulating numbers. The aim is not to teach the mathematics behind statistical tests, but to focus on the logic, so that students can choose the most appropriate tests, apply them in the most…

    eBook – 2016-11-03
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Hydrologic Remote Sensing: Capacity Building for Sustainability and Resilience book cover

    Hydrologic Remote Sensing

    Capacity Building for Sustainability and Resilience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yang Hong, Yu Zhang, Sadiq Ibrahim Khan

    Environmental remote sensing plays a critical role in observing key hydrological components such as precipitation, soil moisture, evapotranspiration and total water storage on a global scale. As water security is one of the most critical issues in the world, satellite remote sensing techniques are…

    eBook – 2016-10-26
    CRC Press

  • Remote Sensing Image Fusion: A Practical Guide book cover

    Remote Sensing Image Fusion

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Christine Pohl, John van Genderen

    Remote Sensing Image Fusion: A Practical Guide gives an introduction to remote sensing image fusion providing an overview on the sensors and applications. It describes data selection, application requirements and the choice of a suitable image fusion technique. It comprises a diverse selection of…

    eBook – 2016-10-03
    CRC Press

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