There are lots of great material on Remote Sensing Technology subject in the internet, buts its always a challenge to figure out a ready list of top books on Remote Sensing Technology that one can refer to immediately. Even though online materials are good, but nothing can beat the depth of coverage that a book can offer. Hence, we researched the list of Remote Sensing Technology books which are used by students worldwide and came up with top 10 Book Recommendations on Remote Sensing Technology subject. These books can be used as a great starting point for anyone studying Remote Sensing Technology and can also be used as a ready reference for Under-Graduate and Post-Graduate programs.
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Here is the full list of best reference books on Remote Sensing Technology.
|1. “Remote Sensing Principles and Interpretation” by Sabins F.F
Book Review: This is a very good book or introductory courses in remote sensing and contains chapter that provides introduction to remote sensing systems and the interactions that occur between electromagnetic energy and materials that are the base of remote sensing. The other chapters in the book describe many imaging systems. The book also contains descriptions of practical applications of remote sensing to environmental monitoring, exploration of minerals and oils, geographical information systems and many more.
|2. “Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation” by Lillesand T.M. and Kieffer R.W
Book Review: This book explains the technologies of remote sensing like geographic information systems and global positioning system and their impact on government, sciences and businesses. This is a very good textbook for introductory courses in remote sensing and is also a very good reference book for practicing professionals who deal with geospatial information and analysis. All in all this is a very good book for people dealing with geospatial data acquisition and analysis.
|3. “Introduction to the Physics and Techniques of Remote Sensing” by Elachi C
Book Review: The book explains the science and engineering basics that are needed to understand remote sensing thereby illustrating its applications in real world situations. The book discusses the physics that is present in the interaction between wave and matter, techniques used for data collection and many remote sensing applications. The book contains chapters that discusses the basic properties of electromagnetic waves, matter interaction, electromagnetic spectrum and also presents the techniques for acquiring, measuring and studying information and waves. This book is suitable for students studying electrical engineering, physics, geology, astronomy and aeronautics.
|4. “Land Suitability Evaluation Using GIS and Remote Sensing Technology” by Nigus Tadesse, Mazengia Mengist|
|5. “Remote Sensing Applications in Marine Science and Technology” by Cracknell|
|6. “Remote Sensing and GIS Technology” by Katara Pratibha|
|7. “Text Book of Remote Sensing and Geographical Information Systems” by M. Anji Reddy|
|8. “Remote Sensing of Coastal Aquatic Environments” by Brent A. McKee, Richard L. Miller, Carlos E. Del Castillo|
|9. “Remote Sensing with Imaging Radar” by John A Richards|
|10. “Landuse Change Detection Using GIS, Remote Sensing and Spatial Metrics” by Mesfin Tadesse Bekalo|
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