Remote Sensing of Urban and Suburban Areas

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-4371-0 (Print) 978-1-4020-4385-7 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Urban and Suburban Areas as a Research Topic for Remote Sensing

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      Pages 12-12

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      Urban and Suburban Areas as a Research Topic for Remote Sensing

  3. Theoretical Aspects

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      Pages 12-12

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      Pages 13-31

      The Structure and Form of Urban Settlements

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      Pages 33-45

      Defining Urban Areas

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      Pages 47-65

      The Spectral Dimension in Urban Remote Sensing

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      Pages 67-84

      The Spatial and Temporal Nature of Urban Objects

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      Pages 85-116

      The V-I-S Model: Quantifying the Urban Environment

  4. Techniques and Applications

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      Pages 118-118

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      Pages 119-139

      A Survey of the Evolution of Remote Sensing Imaging Systems and Urban Remote Sensing Applications

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      Pages 141-164

      Classification of Urban Areas: Inferring Land Use from the Interpretation of Land Cover

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      Pages 165-179

      Processing Techniques for Hyperspectral Data

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      Pages 181-192

      Segmentation and Object-Based Image Analysis

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      Pages 193-218

      Data Fusion in Remote Sensing of Urban and Suburban Areas

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      Pages 219-244

      Characterization and Monitoring of Urban/Peri-urban Ecological Function and Landscape Structure Using Satellite Data

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      Pages 245-265

      Remote Sensing of Desert Cities in Developing Countries

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      Pages 267-287

      Remote Sensing of Urban Environmental Conditions

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      Pages 289-312

      Remote Sensing of Urban Land Use Change in Developing Countries: An Example from Büyükçekmece, Istanbul, Turkey

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      Pages 313-328

      Using Satellite Images in Policing Urban Environments

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      Pages 329-348

      Using DMSP OLS Imagery to Characterize Urban Populations in Developed and Developing Countries

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 349-352