Satellite Remote Sensing

A New Tool for Archaeology

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ISBN: 978-90-481-8800-0 (Print) 978-90-481-8801-7 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. OPTICAL SATELLITE REMOTE SENSING IN ARCHAEOLOGY : AN OVERVIEW

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-16

      Remote Sensing in Archaeology: From Visual Data Interpretation to Digital Data Manipulation

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      Pages 17-63

      Image Enhancement, Feature Extraction and Geospatial Analysis in an Archaeological Perspective

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      Pages 65-85

      Pattern Recognition and Classification Using VHR Data for Archaeological Research

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      Pages 87-109

      Pan-Sharpening Techniques to Enhance Archaeological Marks: An Overview

  3. SATELLITE REMOTE SENSING FOR CULTURAL HERITAGE DOCUMENTATION AND MANAGEMENT

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 111-111

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      Pages 113-127

      Remote Sensing and Integration with Other Geomatic Techniques in Archaeology

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      Pages 129-156

      Integrated Methodologies for the Archaeological Map of an Ancient City and Its Territory: The Case of Hierapolis in Phrygia

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      Pages 157-176

      NASA Remote Sensing and Archaeology

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      Pages 177-193

      Satellite-Based Monitoring of Archaeological Looting in Peru

  4. PALAEOENVIRONMENT AND ARCHAEOLOGY: THE CONTRIBUTION OF SATELLITE OBSERVATION

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 195-195

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      Pages 197-230

      Uncovering Angkor: Integrated Remote Sensing Applications in the Archaeology of Early Cambodia

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      Pages 231-245

      Remote Sensing Study of the Ancient Jabali Silver Mines (Yemen): From Past to Present

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      Pages 247-267

      Irrigation Is Forever: A Study of the Post-destruction Movement of Water Across the Ancient Site of Sri Ksetra, Central Burma

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      Pages 269-289

      Following the Ancient Nasca Puquios from Space

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      Pages 291-305

      High-Resolution Satellite Imagery and the Detection of Buried Archaeological Features in Ploughed Landscapes

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      Pages 307-344

      Integrated Remote Sensing Approach in Cahuachi (Peru): Studies and Results of the ITACA Mission (2007–2010)

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 345-364