Notes on Satellite Remote Sensing
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Notes on Satellite Remote Sensing

A how-to guide on accessing, processing, and analysing satellite images

About the Book

This book has been compiled with notes on satellite image processing taken by the author at different points in time (between 2003 and 2021). The author is a self-taught GIS and Remote Sensing professional who gained knowledge on the subject by trial and error and by making his hand dirty. Anyone who wants to get into the fascinating world of remote sensing can be benefited from the notes, even without any formal science/IT degree/background. The knowledge of this book can be applied to Spatial Data Science. The book is still at the drafting stage.

About the Author

Palash Basak
Palash Basak

Currently Palash Basak is doing Ph.D. research in Environmental Science and Management at the University of Newcastle, Australia. Earlier, he worked in petroleum industry for over 10 years in Bangladesh and Tanzania with positions such as HES Engineer, GIS Specialist and Surveyor. He is a qualified Environmental, Social, and Health Impact Assessment (ESHIA) Facilitator of Chevron, a major energy company of the world. Palash facilitated EIA / ESHIA for Seismic Survey, Drilling, Gas Plant, Pipeline, and Gas Compression Projects. He obtained an M.Sc. in Geography and Environment. He holds another professional Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning.

Table of Contents

  • Chapter One
  • Chapter Two
    • Section One
    • Including a Chapter in the Sample Book
    • Links
    • Images
    • Lists
    • Creating a Preview of Your Book
    • Getting Help
  • Chapter One
  • Chapter Two
    • Aerial Imagery
    • Satellite Imagery
  • Chapter Three
    • Landsat Missions Timeline
  • Chapter Four
    • Sentinel-1 Radar Imagery
    • Sentinel-2 Optical Imagery
    • Sentinel 3
    • Sentinel 4
    • Sentinel 5 Air Quality (Sentinel-5P)
    • Copernicus Open Access Hub
  • Chapter Five
  • Chapter Six
  • Chapter Seven
  • Chapter Nine
  • Chapter Ten
  • Chapter Elevent

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