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By Nicolas Baghdadi,Mehrez Zribi

The continental hydrological cycle is likely one of the least understood parts of the weather approach. the knowledge of the several techniques concerned is necessary within the fields of hydrology and meteorology. during this quantity the most functions for continental hydrology are offered, together with the characterization of the states of continental surfaces (water kingdom, snow disguise, etc.) utilizing lively and passive distant sensing, tracking the Antarctic ice sheet and land water floor heights utilizing radar altimetry, the characterization of redistributions of water plenty utilizing the GRACE venture, the possibility of GNSS-R expertise in hydrology, and distant sensing facts assimilation in hydrological versions. This e-book, a part of a collection of six volumes, has been produced by means of scientists who're across the world well known of their fields. it really is addressed to scholars (engineers, Masters, PhD) , engineers and scientists, experts in distant sensing utilized to hydrology. via this pedagogical paintings, the authors give a contribution to breaking down the limitations that prevent using Earth remark data.

  • Provides transparent and concise descriptions of contemporary distant sensing methods
  • Explores the most up-tp-date distant sensing strategies with actual elements of the size (theory) and their applications
  • Provides chapters on actual ideas, size, and knowledge processing for every strategy described
  • Describes optical distant sensing expertise, together with an outline of acquisition platforms and dimension corrections to be made

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