AGOG 484/ AGOG 584 - Remote Sensing I

The course focuses on fundamentals and principles of remote sensing and its relationships with GIS. Main components in this course will be history and current state of the art of remote sensing; basic physics behind remote sensing; photogrammetry basics; overview of types of imaging systems, such as multispectral, hyperspectral, RADAR, LiDAR, and thermal infrared; digital image analysis and interpretation; and applications of the technology.