4 edition of Microwave remote sensing of the atmosphere and environment IV found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and author index.
|Statement||Gail Skofronick Jackson, Seiho Uratsuka, chairs/editors ; sponsored and published by SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ; cooperating organizations, NASA--National Aeronautics and Space Administration (USA) ... [et al.].|
|Series||SPIE proceedings series,, v. 5654, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 5654.|
|Contributions||Jackson, Gail Skofronick., Uratuka, Seiho., Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.|
|LC Classifications||QC871 .M5352 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 264 p. :|
|Number of Pages||264|
|LC Control Number||2005298643|
Electromagnetic radiation in the microwave wavelength region is used in remote sensing to provide useful information about the Earth's atmosphere, land and ocean.. A microwave radiometer is a passive device which records the natural microwave emission from the earth. It can be used to measure the total water content of the atmosphere within its field of view. Be the first to ask a question about Microwave Remote Sensing - Active and Passive - Volume I - Microwave Remote Sensing Fundamentals and Radiometry Lists with This Book This book is not yet featured on Listopia/5(7).
Applications of passive microwave remote sensing include meteorology, hydrology, and oceanography. By looking "at", or "through" the atmosphere, depending on the wavelength, meteorologists can use passive microwaves to measure atmospheric profiles and to determine water and ozone content in the atmosphere. unaffected by the atmosphere), 2. interacts with the terrain produc ing a backscatter of energy, and 3. is recorded by the remote sensor's receiver. The most widely used active remote sensing systems include: Active microwave (RADAR= RAdio Detection and Ranging), which is based on the transmission of long-wavelength microwave (e.g., cm File Size: KB.
Landscape transitions between seasonally frozen and thawed conditions occur each year over roughly 50 million square kilometers of Earth's Northern Hemisphere. These realtively abrupt transitions represent the closest analog to a biospheric and hydrologic on/off switch existing in nature, affecting surface meteorological conditions, ecological trace gas dynamics, energy exchange and Cited by: 3. Introduction to Microwave Remote Sensing. 1, likes 2 talking about this. This page is for people who use the book Introduction to Microwave Remote Sensing. Info, errata, suggestions, news, other.
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Microwave remote sensing of cloud liquid water over land  Z. Yao, Chinese Academy of Meteorological Sciences (China) SESSION 4 INSTRUMENTS AQUARIUS: a passive/active microwave sensor to monitor sea surface salinity globally from space  D.
Le Vine, NASA Goddard Space Flight Ctr. (USA); G. Lagerloef, Earth and Space. From the Inside Flap. Microwave remote sensing is central to scientists' efforts to model the Earth's atmosphere by collecting basic data on such constituents as temperature, pressure, winds, the distribution of water, vapor, clouds, and other active constituents.
Such data enables scientists to test existing models of the atmosphere's energy balance, depletion of the ozone layer, climate trends, and other vital atmospheric. Get this from a library. Microwave remote sensing of the atmosphere and environment IV: November,Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. [Gail Skofronick Jackson; Seiho Uratuka; Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers.; United States.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration.;]. Model to calculate the effect of antenna side lobes in ground-based microwave remote sensing of the atmosphere Author(s): Li Li; Xianhai Cheng Show Abstract. PROCEEDINGS VOLUME Microwave Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere and Environment II.
Editor(s): Thomas T. Wilheit; Harunobu Masuko; Hiroyuki Wakabayashi *This item is only available on the Airborne microwave radiometer for AMSR and AMSR-E project. remote sensing of the Earth’s troposphere from ground stations and working out- ward to the solar family of atmospheres.
The absorption spectrum of the Earth’s. PROCEEDINGS VOLUME Microwave Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere and Environment V. Editor(s): Azita Valinia; Seiho Uratsuka; Tapan Misra *This item is only available on the SPIE Digital Library.
Millimeter-wave array receivers for remote sensing. Microwave Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere and Environment III Christian D. Kummerow JingShang Jiang Seiho Uratuka Chairs/Editors SUB Gottingen 14X October Hangzhou, China Sponsored by CSO—Chinese Society of Oceanography (China) SPIE—The International Society for Optical Engineering Cosponsors and Supporting OrganizationsCited by: 3.
Introduction to Microwave Remote Sensing offers an extensive overview of this versatile and extremely precise technology for technically oriented undergraduates and graduate students. This textbook emphasizes an important shift in conceptualization and directs it toward students with prior knowledge of optical remote sensing: the author dispels any linkage between microwave and optical remote /5(7).
Passive Microwave Remote Sensing of the Earth: for Meteorological Applications (Wiley Series in Atmospheric Physics and Remote Sensing) - Kindle edition by Weng, Fuzhong. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Passive Microwave Remote Sensing of the Earth: for Meteorological Manufacturer: Wiley-VCH.
This book deals with both microwave propagation and remote sensing in various atmospheric and tropospheric conditions. After discussing the derived parameters of water, the text covers free space propagation, as well as conditions and constituents such as.
Get this from a library. Microwave remote sensing of the atmosphere and environment IV: November,Honolulu, Hawaii. [Gail Skofronick Jackson; Seiho Uratuka; Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers.; United States. National Aeronautics and. Microwave remote sensing is a rapidly developing discipline, with an increasing number and diversity of specialised sensors Its foundation is the electromagnetic theory • Microwave data should not be treated as "images" but as "measurements" Visual metaphors dominate the remote sensing literature, but for microwaves an audio metaphor is more File Size: 9MB.
Spaceborne microwave remote sensing of seasonal freeze-thaw processes in the terrestrial high latitudes: Relationships with land-atmosphere CO2 exchange. In Microwave Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere and Environment IV, G. Skofronick Jackson and S.
Uratsuka (Eds.), Proceedings of SPIE – The International Society for Optical Engineering, Cited by: 3. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages: illustrations ; 28 cm. Contents: SAR application and observations --Microwave remote sensing of rainfall and clouds --Joint session with Optical and microwave remote sensing of the atmosphere--lower atmosphere --Joint session with Optical and microwave remote sensing of the atmosphere.
The book is a must-have for every scientist and engineer with interest in microwave remote sensing. For international orders and more information on this book, please visit the Microwave Radar and Radiometric Remote Sensing Book Resource Website.
Available here. Passive Microwave Remote Sensing of Land--Atmosphere Interactions - CRC Press Book Recent advances in theory and observations using passive microwave remote sensing have hightlighted the potential of spaceborne sensors for contributing to the required land surface measurements of soils, vegetation, snow cover and precipitation.
Get this from a library. Microwave remote sensing of the atmosphere and environment V: NovemberGoa, India.
[Azita Valinia; Indian Space Research Organization;]. The book covers microwave sounding of the atmosphere, passive imaging and synthetic aperture radar.
It is aimed at students who have some technical remote sensing background but are looking to get to grips with why microwave systems are different and to understand the core principles that are exploited to make measurements of the Earth system.
Microwave Remote Sensing of Land Surface: Techniques and Methods brings essential coverage of the space techniques of observation on continental surfaces.
The authors explore major applications and provide detailed chapters on physical principles, physics of measurement, and data processing for each technique, bringing readers up-to-date. Where most books address either one or the other, Microwave Propagation and Remote Sensing: Atmospheric Influences with Models and Applications melds coverage of these two subjects to help readers develop solutions to the problems they present.
This reference offers a brief, elementary account of microwave propagation through the atmosphere and Cited by: 4.Satellite observations of annual variability in terrestrial carbon cycles and seasonal growing seasons at high northern latitudes. In Microwave Remote Sensing of the Atmosphere and Environment IV, G.
Skofronick Jackson and S. Uratsuka (Eds.), Proceedings of SPIE – The International Society for Optical Engineering,Cited by: 2.Lecture Passive Microwave Remote Sensing • Atmospheric attenuation of microwave radiation is primarily through absorption by H 20 & O 2 - absorption is strongest at the shortest wavelength.
Attenuation is very low for λ > 3 cm (f.