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Earth Sciences in the Age of the Satellite

Author: Jean Pouquet
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands, 1974.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Renaissance man " ... INTRODUCTION FROM GALILEO TO ALDRIN AND ARMSTRONG In 1610, Galileo observed the surface of the Moon through the lens which bears his name and announced that, contrary to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Pouquet
ISBN: 9789401021883 9401021880
OCLC Number: 851381430
Description: 1 online resource (176 pages)
Contents: From Galileo to Aldrin and Armstrong --
1. Some Basic Observations --
1/Basic Principles of Remote Detection --
I. The Electromagnetic Spectrum --
II. The Visible and Near Infrared of the Electromagnetic Spectrum --
III. The Invisible Part of the Electromagnetic Spectrum --
IV. Emitted Radiation and Reflected Radiation --
2/Artificial Satellites and Remote Detection --
Types of Satellites --
I. The Problem of Real Time --
II. Instrumentation Onboard the Satellites --
III. Satellites Destined for Earth Sciences --
IV. Processing of Information Received from Meteorological Satellites --
3/Applications to Earth Sciences --
I. Manned Satellites --
II. Broad Principles of Interpretation --
III. Geopedological Examples --
IV. Non-Geopedological Examples --
General Conclusion. Prospects for the Future --
Appendixes --
Appendix A. The Great Firsts of the Space Age --
Appendix B. Where to Obtain Satellite Data? --
Appendix C. Requests for Photographs (Facsimile, Television) --
Appendix D. Application for Digitized Map --
Appendix E. NASA Questionnaire on Utilization of ERTS (Earth Resources Satellites) and Skylab Information --
Appendix F. Emitted Energy and Emissivity --
Appendix G. How to Derive the Height of an Object from Aerial Photographs --
Map Supplements.
Responsibility: by Jean Pouquet.

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