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APPLICATION OF MULTISPECTRAL SATELLITE DATA FOR GEOLOGICAL MAPPING IN ANTARCTIC ENVIRONMENTS

A. B. Pour, M. Hashim, J. K. Hong
2016 The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences  
) data.  ...  Advanced optical and radar satellite imagery is the most applicable tool for mapping and identification of inaccessible regions in Antarctic.  ...  The objective of this investigation is to evaluate the application of multispectral satellite data such as Landsat-7 Thematic Mapper (TM), Landsat-8 and the Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection  ... 
doi:10.5194/isprs-archives-xlii-4-w1-77-2016 fatcat:6dthmx24v5fwfifkvj5x6y6p4i

Twenty Years of ASTER Contributions to Lithologic Mapping and Mineral Exploration

Abrams, Yamaguchi
2019 Remote Sensing  
Numerous reports of geologic mapping and mineral exploration applications of ASTER data attest to the unique capabilities of the instrument.  ...  Launched in 1999, the Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) has been acquiring optical data for 20 years.  ...  The CSIRO maps are the first (and only) continental-scale mineral maps generated from an imaging satellite, designed to measure clays, quartz, and other minerals.  ... 
doi:10.3390/rs11111394 fatcat:godshhgxzjalbl53oagf75wzey

Regional geological mapping in Northern Victoria Land, Antarctica using multispectral remote sensing satellite data

A B Pour, Y Park, M Hashim, J K Hong
2018 IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environment  
The Landsat-8 and the Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) datasets were used to extract lithological-structural and mineralogical information.  ...  This investigation provides a satellite-based remote sensing approach for regional geological mapping in the NVL, Antarctica.  ...  mineral zones using Landsat-8 and ASTER satellite remote sensing data at regional scale in Antarctic environments.  ... 
doi:10.1088/1755-1315/169/1/012081 fatcat:bv222z645farpeozagsqs7t77u

Applying Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) spectral indices for geological mapping and mineral identification on the Tibetan Plateau [article]

Robert Corrie, Yoshiki Ninomiya, Jonathan Aitchison
2011 arXiv   pre-print
) thermal infrared (TIR) data.  ...  The Tibetan Plateau holds clues to understanding the dynamics and mechanisms associated with continental growth.  ...  This work was supported by a research grant (to JCA) from the Research Grants Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China (Project HKU 7001/09P).  ... 
arXiv:1107.3499v1 fatcat:rc4i7d3xlnf4jpbwyekxdq57p4

Newly Discovered Triassic Lithium Deposits in the Dahongliutan Area, NorthWest China: A Case Study for the Detection of Lithium-Bearing Pegmatite Deposits in Rugged Terrains Using Remote-Sensing Data and Images

Yongbao Gao, Leon Bagas, Kan Li, Moushun Jin, Yuegao Liu, Jiaxin Teng
2020 Frontiers in Earth Science  
Our data show that the Li mineralisation in the Dahongliutan area has a similar age and genesis as the pegmatite-hosted deposits of the Jiajika area in the western Sichuan Province.  ...  A combination of geochemical methods, geological mapping, and high-resolution remotely sensed multispectral imagery has been used in this study to pinpoint potential locations of pegmatite-hosted Li occurrences  ...  The ASTER multispectral data was acquired during May 2, 2003.  ... 
doi:10.3389/feart.2020.591966 fatcat:2rbz2khdqrdelfuf3alo35h6ui

Satellite-derived mineral mapping and monitoring of weathering, deposition and erosion

Thomas Cudahy, Mike Caccetta, Matilda Thomas, Robert Hewson, Michael Abrams, Masatane Kato, Osamu Kashimura, Yoshiki Ninomiya, Yasushi Yamaguchi, Simon Collings, Carsten Laukamp, Cindy Ong (+15 others)
2016 Scientific Reports  
The first continental-scale mineral maps generated from an imaging satellite with spectral bands designed to measure clays, quartz and other minerals were released in 2012 for Australia.  ...  The accuracy and information content of these satellite mineral maps are validated using published data.  ...  Thus even though local-scale correlations may exist 20 , use of gamma-ray spectrometry for universal mapping of clay information is problematic.  ... 
doi:10.1038/srep23702 pmid:27025192 pmcid:PMC4812253 fatcat:zpoqpcb76bbpxcsivqx7gltjrm

Remote Sensing Applications [chapter]

2013 Essential Image Processing and GIS for Remote Sensing  
However, satellite data can be used to prepare detail and updated geological map if satellite data analysis is compounded with the informations from existing regional geological map in small scale and  ...  The geological informations collected from satellite data also helps in modeling the impact of any large-scale engineering structure to surrounding natural resources.  ...  Island: A tract of land, smaller than a continent, completely surrounded by water, under normal condition, in an ocean, sea, lake, or stream.  ... 
doi:10.1002/9781118687963.part3 fatcat:zah35wqspncqnmsvt44e62hz54

Current and near-term advances in Earth observation for ecological applications

Susan L. Ustin, Elizabeth M. Middleton
2021 Ecological Processes  
scales from local plots to the whole planet.  ...  They provide new information on physiological processes related to photosynthesis, transpiration and respiration, and stress detection, including capabilities to measure key plant and soil biophysical  ...  Acknowledgements Thanks to all the space agencies and their governments for making satellite data widely available through their "free and open" data policies.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s13717-020-00255-4 pmid:33425642 pmcid:PMC7779249 fatcat:tojcb7xw3reajgwgci46zsuqk4

ASTER Mineral Classification for Regolith Mapping in Tick Hill Mount Isa, Northwest Queensland

Fitri Agustin
2017 Indonesian Journal on Geoscience  
Later, these mineral maps were applied to interpret the surface regolith mapping unit. In addition, field samples have been taken in regolith covered areas to validate the ASTER mineral information.  ...  This paper analyzed the mineral maps of AlOH bearing minerals and iron oxide using ASTER imagery in Tick Hill, Mount Isa, northwestern part of Queensland, as a guide for mapping the regolith unit within  ...  Thomas Cudahy for their great helps both in technical processing data and scientific comments.  ... 
doi:10.17014/ijog.4.2.97-109 fatcat:25in3m6aafdknnt7qs3azo4tyu

Remote sensing approaches and mapping methods for monitoring soil salinity under different climate regimes

Taha Gorji, Aylin Yıldırım, Elif Sertel, Ayşegül Tanık
2019 International Journal of Environment and Geoinformatics  
In that sense, satellite-based technologies provide cost effective, fast, qualitative and quantitative spatial information on saline soils.  ...  "Soil salinity" is used as the main keyword for finding "articles" that are published from . Then, 3 keywords; "remote sensing", "satellite" and "aerial" were used to filter the articles.  ...  Further analysis and assessment at various levels extending from local to continental scale, are required to cope with the problem of soil salinity and its consequences.  ... 
doi:10.30897/ijegeo.500452 fatcat:vzxveaafufhsrc6bynhfhnteje

The use of remote sensing in soil and terrain mapping — A review

V.L. Mulder, S. de Bruin, M.E. Schaepman, T.R. Mayr
2011 Geoderma  
In local studies, advanced methods for deriving minerals from ASTER data have resulted, in classification accuracies up to 86%.  ...  Singhroy et al. (2003) Local Proximal sensing Band ratios from ASTER data  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.geoderma.2010.12.018 fatcat:dp3fpbppera4hkviorqwzsymn4

Land Surface Emissivity Retrieval From Different VNIR and TIR Sensors

J.A. Sobrino, J.C. Jimenez-Muoz, G. Soria, M. Romaguera, L. Guanter, J. Moreno, A. Plaza, P. Martinez
2008 IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing  
index thresholds method, in which ε is retrieved from VNIR data.  ...  This paper discusses the application and adaptation of two existing operational algorithms for land surface emissivity (ε) retrieval from different operational satellite/airborne sensors with bands in  ...  ASTER is the only satellite sensor with multispectral TIR capabilities needed for applying the TES algorithm.  ... 
doi:10.1109/tgrs.2007.904834 fatcat:zzqishw7hzg3ddsm4cd7ceqnzq

Application of remote sensing and GIS in mineral resource mapping-An overview

H.M. RAJESH
2004 Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences  
Finally coming to the exploration stage, GIS forms the perfect tool in integrating and analyzing various georeferenced geoscience data in selecting the best sites of mineral deposits or rather good candidates  ...  In addition to these, understanding the use of hyperspectral remote sensing is crucial as hyperspectral data can help identify and thematically map regions of exploration interest by using the distinct  ...  Bonham Carter GF (and Anna Ypma from Elsevier), Benoit Rivard, Gary Borstad, Gregg Swayze, Manoel Araújo Sousa (Jr.), and Roger Clark are thanked for the permission to reproduce figures from their book  ... 
doi:10.2465/jmps.99.83 fatcat:tckiv7gm4bcjblhzxk6yfk3szu

A comprehensive scheme for lithological mapping using Sentinel-2A and ASTER GDEM in weathered and vegetated coastal zone, Southern China

Jingyu Lin, Ran Wang, Bo Zhao, Sanyou Cheng
2019 Open Geosciences  
This study tested the applicability of Sentinel-2A and ASTER GDEM data for lithological mapping in the coastal zone of Shanwei district, southern China.  ...  spatial intersection, were conducted to minimize the influence of vegetation coverage; 3) Considering terrain features caused by differential weathering, slope analysis have allowed us to discriminate from  ...  As a new mission, the sentinel satellites can provide routine observations and data continuity of ERS, SPOT, ASTER, etc. [25] .  ... 
doi:10.1515/geo-2019-0076 fatcat:ygznnsyp4jhf5acczhkzlxxr3u

Volcanoes of the Tibesti massif (Chad, northern Africa)

Jason L. Permenter, Clive Oppenheimer
2006 Bulletin of Volcanology  
Though largely absent from scientific inquiry for several decades, it is one of the world's major volcanic provinces, and a key example of continental hot spot volcanism.  ...  The intense activity of the TVP began as early as the Oligocene, though the major products that mark its surface date from Lower Miocene to Quaternary (Furon (  ...  Acknowledgements We thank the ASTER team, and especially Elsa Abbott (NASA-JPL), for help and advice with the ASTER imagery and processing, and NASA's EOSDIS for data and support.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00445-006-0098-x fatcat:cxzzruzrsvbczjqzrtmt7k7him
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