Friday, December 4, 2015

Winter Remote Sensing Course

Please consider this new course in Advanced Remote Sensing and Earth Observation, offered in Winter by David Butman - SEFS 521 E / CEE 599 Q

Interested in the theory and application of satellite remote sensing as a tool for environmental science?

Want to know the fundamentals of electromagnetic radiation, reflection and absorption, black body radiation, use of the Plank Function, satellite and sensor technology, map projections, integration of GIS data, and digital image analysis?

Curious about measuring atmospheric trace gasses, and cloud temperatures from space?

Want to quantitatively measure land cover change across landscapes?

Interested to learn ENVI image processing software?

The SEFS section is offered to both upper-level undergraduate students and graduate students (no pre-requisites but physics and GIS are helpful).