The Impact of Earth Resources Exploration from Space

  • E. Tandberg
Part of the Nobel Symposium Committee (1975) book series (NOFS, volume 31)


To be able to judge the potential values of earth resources exploration from space, it is necessary to know how the space observations are made. Thus, for the benefit of the readers who may not have kept up with the science of remote sensing from space, we will give a very short introduction to the basic operational characteristics involved in the LANDSAT* system:


European Space Agency LANDSAT Data Meteorological Satellite Earth Resource Ground Resolution 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Tandberg
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  1. 1.Norway

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