Remote Sensing of the Earth from Space: Atmospheric Correction

  • Kirill Y. Kondratyev
  • Vladimir V. Kozoderov
  • Oleg I. Smokty

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. Kirill Y. Kondratyev, Vladimir V. Kozoderov, Oleg I. Smokty
    Pages 1-5
  3. Kirill Y. Kondratyev, Vladimir V. Kozoderov, Oleg I. Smokty
    Pages 7-42
  4. Kirill Y. Kondratyev, Vladimir V. Kozoderov, Oleg I. Smokty
    Pages 43-67
  5. Kirill Y. Kondratyev, Vladimir V. Kozoderov, Oleg I. Smokty
    Pages 69-140
  6. Kirill Y. Kondratyev, Vladimir V. Kozoderov, Oleg I. Smokty
    Pages 141-185
  7. Kirill Y. Kondratyev, Vladimir V. Kozoderov, Oleg I. Smokty
    Pages 229-360
  8. Kirill Y. Kondratyev, Vladimir V. Kozoderov, Oleg I. Smokty
    Pages 397-458
  9. Kirill Y. Kondratyev, Vladimir V. Kozoderov, Oleg I. Smokty
    Pages 459-461
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 463-478

About this book

Introduction

The monograph being proposed for the English-speaking research community is concentrated on the atmospheric correction of satellite images as a part of thematic interpretation procedures while processing remote sensing data. For linguistic reasons a large section of the community may have been unaware of the progress made in Russia in this field of science and technology. Meanwhile, Russia was the first country to launch the first artificial satellite in 1957 and to obtain from space for the first time spectra of the Earth's atmosphere in the 1960's. New applications of the radiation transfer theory for the atmosphere­ underlying surface system appeared first in Russia in the 1970's. Direct and in­ verse problems of the atmospheric optics were then formulated giving the scientific basis for studies of natural resources from space. Since that time new mathematical treatments for the atmospheric correction procedures have been widely developed in Russia, including both analytical and numerical tech­ niques to simulate spectral, angular, and spatial distributions of the outgoing radiation in visual and infrared regions. The authors of the book were at the beginning of the scientific approach. A wide range of mathematical im­ provements to elaborate polinomial approximations for dependencies between atmospheric radiation field and parameters of space surveying was due to the necessity to process satellite images in real time using special software of ex­ isted computer means for the studies.

Keywords

Aerosol Atmosphärische Korrektur Interpretation von Satellitenphotos Space-born information atmospheric correction remote sensing satellite

Authors and affiliations

  • Kirill Y. Kondratyev
    • 1
  • Vladimir V. Kozoderov
    • 2
  • Oleg I. Smokty
    • 3
  1. 1.Research Centre of Ecological SafetySt. PetersburgRussia
  2. 2.Institute of Computational MathematicsAcademy of SciencesMoscowRussia
  3. 3.Institute of Informatics and AutomatizationAcademy of SciencesSt. PetersburgRussia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-76747-0
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1992
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-76749-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-76747-0
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