An introductory course in digital remote sensing and satellite imagery analysis. The goal of this course is to introduce the fundamental principles of remote sensing with an emphasis on the theoretical and applied realms of the discipline. Topics include physics of electromagnetic radiation, digital photogrammetry, image interpretation, spatial resolution, airborne and space-borne sensors and image classification. All topics discussed in lecture are reinforced through laboratory exercises and field work. Prerequisite: GEOG 216 Introduction to Geographical Information Systems.
Spring 2019, Spring 2018, Spring 2017, Spring 2016