Introduction

  1. Shunlin Liang

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/047172372X.ch1

Quantitative Remote Sensing of Land Surfaces

Quantitative Remote Sensing of Land Surfaces

How to Cite

Liang, S. (2005) Introduction, in Quantitative Remote Sensing of Land Surfaces, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/047172372X.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 1 DEC 2003

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Remote Sensing

Book Series Editors:

  1. Jin Au Kong

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471281665

Online ISBN: 9780471723721

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Keywords:

  • optimal remote sensing (ORS);
  • digital numbers;
  • irradiance;
  • modulation transfer function (MTF);
  • land surface

Summary

This chapter includes the following topics:

  • Quantitative Models in Optical Remote Sensing

  • Basic Concepts

  • Remote Sensing Modeling System

  • Summary