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Satellite contributions to the quantitative characterization of biomass burning for climate modeling

Charles Ichoku, Ralph Kahn, Mian Chin
2012 Atmospheric research  
These improved data products have enabled significant progress in the study of biomass burning from space.  ...  Some of the qualitative satellite datasets, such as fire locations, aerosol index, and gas estimates have fairly long-term records.  ...  We would like to extend our appreciation to the science teams responsible for developing the various biomass-burning products referenced in this paper.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.atmosres.2012.03.007 fatcat:devw5rcucjfwrgqfhhcyfnytr4

An overview of MATISSE-v2.0

Luc Labarre, Karine Caillault, Sandrine Fauqueux, Claire Malherbe, Antoine Roblin, Bernard Rosier, Pierre Simoneau, Karin Stein, John D. Gonglewski
2010 Optics in Atmospheric Propagation and Adaptive Systems XIII  
The symposium, like our other conferences and activities, would not be possible without the dedicated contribution of our participants and members.  ...  This Programme is based on commitments received up to the time of publication and is subject to change without notice.  ...  We also characterize the correlation introduced by noise events in the EMCCD by correlating the detected events for consecutive frames.  ... 
doi:10.1117/12.868183 fatcat:5anlqspzzzcftfufaxvlr45zve

Knowledge Extracted from Copernicus Satellite Data

Dumitru Octavian, Schwarz Gottfried, Eltoft Torbjørn, Kræmer Thomas, Wagner Penelope, Hughes Nick, Arthus David, Fleming Andrew, Koubarakis Manolis, Datcu Mihai
2019 Zenodo  
In this publication, we focus on the Polar case which requires the selection of validation areas, the generation of a training dataset, the development and testing of deep learning algorithms, and the  ...  During the development of deep learning algorithms, a key activity is to establish a large amount of referenced Earth Observation data.  ...  Remote sensing imagery is most widely used for water resources in remote area and monotonious regions. Several techniques were used to extract the glaciers lake surface using Landsat imagery.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3941573 fatcat:zzifwgljifck5bpjnboetsftfu

International cooperation and capacity building [chapter]

2008 Advances in Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences: 2008 ISPRS Congress Book  
Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, in press. Zhong, B., Liang, S. & Holben, B. 2007. Validating a new algorithm for estimating aerosol optical depths from MODIS imagery.  ...  While orthophotography had been discussed as early as the 1930s, development of equipment for their production gained momentum into the 1960s when it was apparent that manual methods of map production  ... 
doi:10.1201/9780203888445-44 fatcat:s5ioqzhoj5ceffqxz3e4mshrku

Remotely-sensed data; technology, management and markets

1995 Space policy  
In particular, it explores the Earth Observing System Data and Information System, which NASA is developing to manage and process the data from its Earth Observing System of satellites.  ...  This report examines U.S. plans for managing the prodigious quantities of data expected from current, planned, and future remote sensing satellites.  ...  The forecasts vary from regional to global in scope, and cover a range of time scales from a few days to over a week, with increasing emphasis on short-term warning of severe storms and long-term projections  ... 
doi:10.1016/0265-9646(95)90002-0 fatcat:b3v4qqvk3zhbrjb22bnirnxvcy

General Poster Sessions

2014 International forestry review  
Assessment of current woody species and potential candidate for forest exploitation: implication for reforestation system improvement in Benin. Akpona, A.  ...  ) where the same clones, mass control pollinated and open pollinated families with a range in crown ideotype, were planted at three spacings (618, 1 235, 1 853 stems/ha; from wide spacing for solid wood  ...  The carbon footprint of forestry in east Norway: a life cycle analysis. Lange, H., Timmermann, V., Dibdiakova, J., Gobakken, L.  ... 
doi:10.1505/146554814814281701 fatcat:tkm4o67rtvbjban3fbhbcayvqa

Examining Committee

Carlos Portillo, Arturo Sanchez-Azofeifa, Benoit Rivard, Arie Croitoru, John Gamon, Jeffrey Kavanaugh, Joerg Sander, Kaoru Kitajima
unpublished
In Chapter four, we show correlations patterns between the number of MODIS Active Fires and forest cover change in four tropical dry forest landscapes in Latin America.  ...  Finally, Chapter Six shows the correlation between FiPAR changes at the forest edge and spectral vegetation indices (SVIs) computed from the hyperspectral and multiangular satellite imagery.  ...  Arturo Sánchez-Azofeifa for giving me the opportunity to learn from the work he has carried out at the University of Alberta.  ... 
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Developing a flood hazard analysis framework in the Cuvelai Basin, Namibia, using a flood model, remote sensing, and GIS [article]

Frans C. Persendt, University Of Canterbury
2017
The framework is based on free-data and open-data and software that is available online. It used remotely sensed data validated against ground-based observational data, where available.  ...  The flood hazard analysis framework (FHAF) developed for this study consists of two steps: (a) preliminary analysis and (b) hazard estimation.  ...  The data for this study were provided by: (i) the late Guido van Langenhove from the National Hydrology  ... 
doi:10.26021/6617 fatcat:rbf3m4oqnneb5geghhduoce3mi

Time Series Generation and Classification of MODIS Data for Land Cover Mapping

René Colditz, Stefan Dech, Gutachter, Matthew Hansen
2007 unpublished
Stefan Dech (German Aerospace Center -DLR and University of Würzburg -UW), who provided the unique opportunity for a dedicated Ph.D. research with a topic almost free of choice in an inspiring environment  ...  Matthew Hansen (South Dakota State University, Brookings) for a host of trend-setting advice for my research and for being the second reviewer of my dissertation.  ...  The MOD09 product has been employed for calculating the vegetation index NDVI for displaying the state and development of vegetation activity in Germany.  ... 
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