Book 2014

Remote Sensing of the African Seas

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ISBN: 978-94-017-8007-0 (Print) 978-94-017-8008-7 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxix

  2. Introduction to Remote Sensing of the African Seas

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-29

      The African Marginal and Enclosed Seas: An Overview

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      Pages 31-53

      Satellite Water Colour Observations in African Seas

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      Pages 55-73

      Thermal Infrared Remote Sensing and Sea Surface Temperature of Marine and Coastal Waters Around Africa

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      Pages 75-94

      Remote Sensing of African CoastalWaters Using Active Microwaves Instrument

  3. Western Africa Near-Coastal Waters

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 95-95

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      Chapter

      Pages 97-118

      Mesoscale Dynamics in the Canary Islands Area as Observed Through Complementary Remote Sensing Techniques

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      Pages 119-133

      Impacts of Saharan Dust on the Marine Environment in the Area off Northwest Africa

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      Chapter

      Pages 135-148

      Water Constituents Assessment at the Sassandra River Mouth (Côte d’Ivoire): An Outline Based on Remote Sensing Reflectances

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      Chapter

      Pages 149-165

      Oil Pollution in Coastal Waters of Nigeria

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      Pages 167-183

      The Upwelling Area Off Namibia, the Northern Part of the Benguela Current System

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      Pages 185-203

      Ocean Colour Remote Sensing of Harmful Algal Blooms in the Benguela System

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      Pages 205-229

      Satellite Observations of Oceanic Eddies Around Africa

  4. Eastern Africa Near-Coastal Waters

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 231-231

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      Chapter

      Pages 233-249

      Observing the Agulhas Current With Sea Surface Temperature and Altimetry Data: Challenges and Perspectives

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      Chapter

      Pages 251-262

      Use of SAR data to Monitor the Greater Agulhas Current

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      Chapter

      Pages 263-284

      Internal Solitary Waves System in the Mozambique Channel

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      Chapter

      Pages 285-313

      Ship Surveillance with High Resolution TerraSAR-X Satellite in African Waters

  5. Marginal and Enclosed Water Bodies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 315-315

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      Chapter

      Pages 317-335

      Remote Sensing of Coral Reefs and Their Environments in the Red Sea and Western Indian Ocean: Research and Management

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      Chapter

      Pages 337-355

      Basic Ecosystem Dynamics in the Red Sea as Seen by Sundry Remote Sensing Techniques

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      Chapter

      Pages 357-378

      Eddies in the Red Sea as seen by Satellite SAR Imagery

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      Chapter

      Pages 379-401

      Satellite Surveys of Lagoon and Coastal Waters in the Southeastern Mediterranean Area

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      Chapter

      Pages 403-422

      Remote Sensing of African Lakes: A Review

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 423-428