Advanced Remote Sensing
15 credits cr.
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The course addresses the processing of remote sensing data for applied environment monitoring and analysis.
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Included in the course material is enhanced theory regarding remote sensing’s physical basis, data calibration and correction, image processing algorithms and data quality issues including validation. Learning outcomes:
- Explain the principles of calibration and image processing for satellite and airborne sensors
- Evaluate and analyse image data from satellites using advanced image processing methods
- Evaluate data quality in remote sensing products
The course is part of Master's Programme in Geomatics with Remote Sensing and GIS. The course can also be read as a separate course.
Planned teaching (methods) for the course, linked to Covid-19 and the Swedish Public Health Agency's recommendations, will be presented at the Department's website on December 15.
- Theory and Practice, 8 credits
- Project, 7 hp
Instruction consists of seminars, exercises and project work.
For details see syllabus.
ScheduleThe schedule will be available no later than one month before the start of the course. We do not recommend print-outs as changes can occur. At the start of the course, your department will advise where you can find your schedule during the course.
Course literatureNote that the course literature can be changed up to two months before the start of the course.
The course may not be included in examinations in combination with course Remote Sensing and Digital Image Processing (GE7031) or equivalent.
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