GEOL-1460/2461
Remote Sensing Schedule
Fall, 2017

 
WEEK DATE TOPIC CHAPTER(S)
1 8/30 Course overview; Remote sensing introduction;  
    Color theory; Aerial photography 1, 4
       
2 9/6 EM principles; Atmospheric interactions;  
    Imaging systems; Image processing & classifications 2, 5
       
3 9/13 Pre-Laboratory: The ENVI software suite --
       
4 9/20 Multispectral/hyperspectral remote sensing systems 7
       
5 9/27 Laboratory #1: Introduction to image processing --
       
6 10/4 Visible/near infrared (VNIR) theory & spectroscopy 11, 14, 15, ##
       
7 10/11 Thermal infrared (TIR) theory & spectroscopy 8, ##
    Lab #1 write-up due  
       
8 10/18 Midterm Exam weeks 1 - 7
       
9 10/25 Laboratory #2: VNIR & TIR image analysis --
       
10 11/1 Advanced visualizations: Google, DEM's & PCA analysis 6, ##
       
11 11/8 Image filters; Intro to synthetic aperture RADAR (SAR) 9
    Lab #2 write-up due  
       
12 11/15 Laboratory #3: TIR + SAR image analysis --
       
13 11/22 NO CLASS: Thanksgiving Holiday --
       
14 11/29 SAR resolution/corrections; InSAR & LIDAR 9 - 10
    Lab #3 write-up due  
       
15 12/6 The "Big Picture": Global monitoring & exploration 11 - 14
    GEOL-2461 student presentations @ ~7:00pm  
       
16 12/13 Final Exam weeks 9 - 15
    GEOL-2461 written reports due  
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