2011

Remote Sensing of the Changing Oceans

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ISBN: 978-3-642-16540-5 (Print) 978-3-642-16541-2 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxv

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-5

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      Pages 1-3

      Introduction

  3. Satellite Observation System and International Cooperation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-5

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      Pages 7-32

      Climate Data Issues from an Oceanographic Remote Sensing Perspective

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      Pages 33-59

      Altimeter Observations of Sea Level and Currents off Atlantic Canada

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      Pages 61-75

      Eddy Statistics for the Black Sea by Visible and Infrared Remote Sensing

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      Pages 77-96

      Passive Ocean Remote Sensing by Near-Space Vehicle-borne GPS Receiver

  4. Global Changes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 97-97

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      Pages 99-121

      A Global Survey of Intense Surface Plankton Blooms and Floating Vegetation Using MERIS MCI

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      Pages 123-139

      Evaluating Sea Ice Deformation in the Beaufort Sea Using a Kinematic Crack Algorithm with RGPS Data

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      Pages 141-168

      Satellite Air – Sea Fluxes

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      Pages 169-191

      Remote Sensing of Oil Films in the Context of Global Changes

  5. Coastal Environment

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 193-193

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      Pages 195-215

      Coastal Monitoring by Satellite-Based SAR

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      Pages 217-238

      Satellite Altimetry: Sailing Closer to the Coast

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      Pages 239-250

      Low Primary Productivity in the Chukchi Sea Controlled by Warm Pacific Water: A Data-Model Fusion Study

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      Pages 251-277

      Medium Resolution Microwave, Thermal and Optical Satellite Sensors: Characterizing Coastal Environments Through the Observation of Dynamical Processes

  6. Regional Observation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 279-279

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      Pages 281-292

      Satellite Observation on the Exceptional Intrusion of Cold Water and Its Impact on Coastal Fisheries Around Peng-Hu Islands, Taiwan Strait

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      Pages 293-303

      Comparison of the Satellite and Ship Estimates of Chlorophyll-a Concentration in the Sea of Japan

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      Pages 305-323

      Observed Interannual Variability of the Thermohaline Structure in the South Eastern Arabian Sea

  7. Natural Hazards

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 325-325

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      Pages 327-342

      Satellite Observations Defying the Long-Held Tsunami Genesis Theory

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      Pages 343-357

      Tsunami Source Reconstruction by Topex/Poseidon Data

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      Pages 359-390

      Scientific Research Based Optimisation and Geo-information Technologies for Integrating Environmental Planning in Disaster Management

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 391-396