GEOL-1460/2461
Remote Sensing Schedule
Fall, 2022

 
WEEK DATE TOPIC CHAPTER(S)
1 8/31 Remote sensing introduction; color theory; and  
    the basics of image processing 1, 9, ##
       
2 9/7 Atmospheric interactions; aerial photography;  
    imaging systems; and introduction to spectroscopy 1, 2, ##
       
3 9/14 Pre-Laboratory: The ENVI software suite --
       
4 9/21 Multispectral/hyperspectral remote sensing systems;  
    image processing: classifications & data transforms 1, 9, ##
       
5 9/28 Laboratory #1: Introduction to image processing --
       
6 10/5 Visible/near infrared (VNIR) theory & spectroscopy 3, 4, 13, ##
       
7 10/12 Laboratory #2: VNIR & TIR image analysis --
    Lab #1 write-up due  
       
8 10/19 Thermal infrared (TIR) theory & spectroscopy 5, ##
       
9 10/26 Midterm Exam weeks 1 - 8
       
10 11/2 Introduction to Synthetic Aperture RADAR (SAR) 6
    Lab #2 write-up due  
       
11 11/9 Laboratory #3: TIR + SAR image analysis --
       
12 11/16 SAR resolution/corrections; InSAR; 6, 9, ##
    Advanced image processing: filters  
       
13 11/23 No class: Thanksgiving Holiday --
       
14 11/30 Advanced image processing (con't): PC & DCS analysis 7, 9, 10, ##
    Image visualizations: Google Earth and Earth Engine, DEM's & LIDAR  
    Lab #3 write-up due  
       
15 12/7 The Big Picture: Global scale issues & "big data" 11 -- 17, ##
    GEOL-2461 student presentation @ ~7:15pm  
       
  12/9 GEOL-1460 and GEOL-2461 digital project reports due!  
       
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