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Remote sensing of surficial process responses to extreme meteorological events

Remote sensing of surficial process responses to extreme meteorological events

final report

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Technical Information Service, distributor in [Washington, DC, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Remote sensing.,
  • Synthetic aperture radar.,
  • Flood plains.,
  • Floods.,
  • Frequencies.,
  • Geomorphology.,
  • Imaging techniques.,
  • Meteorological services.,
  • Radarsat.,
  • Forecasting.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementG. Robert Brakenridge [principal investigator].
    Series[NASA contractor report] -- 206663., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-206663.
    ContributionsUnited States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15547234M

    Since The Pan Ocean Remote Sensing Conference Association, PORSEC Ass., has sponsored a short course or tutorial in association with its bi-annual conferences in several different countries, that were looking to develop their use of remotely sensed data for operations or research in meteorology or : Kristina Katsaros.   Combination of NASA, ESA and BBC footage to explain how remote sensing is used for weather forecasting. Part of the a University of Surrey, level M, Satellite Remote Sensing module. Credit: Sadra.

      Poor understanding of cloud–radiation–dynamics feedbacks results in large uncertainties in forecasting human-induced climate changes (Soden and Held ; Solomon et al. ).Improving our understanding of cloud physics based on observational data is a critical step to improve physically based cloud microphysics parameterizations for climate and Cited by: Graphic developed by: Steven E. Hall The Webster dictionary defines a satellite as a man-made object put into orbit around a celestial body, like the earth or the moon.

      "Nevada is a state of extreme climates and topography, which makes studying the relationships between plants and climate exciting," Jonathan Greenberg, associate professor in the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Science at the University of Nevada, Author: Robyn Feinberg. Remote Sensing Remote Sensing is the science and art of obtaining information about an object, area or phenomenon through the analysis of data acquired by a device that is not in physical contact with the object, area or phenomenon under investigation. Examples 1. Eyes are living examples (EMR distribution) 2.


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Remote Sensing of Surficial Process Responses To Extreme Meteorological Events Final Report G. Robert Brakenridge Research Associate Professor Surficial Processes Laboratory Department of Geography Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH /9'.'._.;J. Get this from a library. Remote sensing of surficial process responses to extreme meteorological events: final report.

[G Robert Brakenridge; United States. National Aeronautics and. Errata of the paper “Upstream satellite remote sensing for river discharge forecasting: Application to major rivers in South Asia” [Remote Sens.

Environ.,–] Article Oct sensing technologies in water resources, summa-rized under three broad classes: • Water resources mapping • Estimation of the hydro-meteorological state variables and fluxes • Applications of the remote sensing data in water resources management Under each section, details of the sources of global remote sensing data products, if any, are.

By Yann Blanchard Figure 1. Cumulus in the vicinity of Ascension Island, in a x km image (which is close to global climate model spatial resolution) from MODIS onboard AQUA (22 July ) Shallow cumulus cover large areas in.

Remote sensing applications in the meteorology and operational hydrology programmes of WMO. Author links open overlay panel John A The WMO responses to these resolutions led to the establishment of the World Weather Watch and also set forth the necessary conditions for the optimum use of meteorological satellite systems and addressed Cited by: 3.

Main focus is on the urban infrastructure risk assessment toward extreme snowstorms using satellite data. A method for determining the snow cover parameters on remote sensing data base (in particular MOD10A1 and SWE products, normalized index of snow depth (NDSI), and local meteorological observations) has been proposed.

A method for data Cited by: 1. Embrapa, Brazil Interests: use of image processing and machine learning for plant disease recognition; use of hyperspectral imagery for detection of diseases and toxins in wheat kernels; detecting and counting ticks in cattle using thermal imagery; classification of fish diseases using digital images; use of drones for cattle monitoring in the field; use of satellite images for.

REMOTE SENSING: • Remote sensing refers to the activities of obtaining information about an object by a sensor without being in direct contact with the object. • In the realm of meteorology, the information of interest includes, among others, the location and development of weather systems such as clouds, rainstorms, tropical cyclones, cold.

Remote Sensing of Surficial Process Responses to Extreme Meteorological Events. by Brakenridge, G. Rober. texts. eye favorite 0 comment 0. Changes in the frequency and magnitude of extreme meteorological events are associated with changing environmental means.

Such events are important in human affairs, and can also be. A versatile data assimilation scheme for remote sensing snow cover products and meteorological data was developed, aimed at operational use for short-term runoff forecasting.

Remote Sensing Our scientists are among the world's foremost authorities on the development and use of remote sensing in weather, climate and the environment. We research and develop the science and technology for remote sensing, which measures the changing characteristics of the Earth through sensors on satellites, aircraft and the ground.

The text examines the empirical methods that interpret remote sensing data, and how they are applied in the creation of useful approximation models. The authors also describe the operational principles of microwave devices used in remote sensing, and provide insight into the stabilizing a priori information that greatly increases the accuracy.

Satellite remote sensing has provided major advances in understanding the climate system and its changes, by quantifying processes and spatio-temporal states of File Size: 1MB. either remote sensing or GIS techniques have been used separately from the modelling process.

Only in a few examples are the three techniques (remote sensing, GIS and hydrological modelling) used in a combined, integrated approach. The following sections present summaries of the most important image processing and GIS techniques.

In Octobertwo intense rainfall events hit the central and southern regions of Italy and triggered a combination of different and widespread effects, including floods, landslides, and soil erosion. These outcomes devastated about 68 municipalities of the Benevento province (Campania region), killed two people, and caused millions of euros worth of damage to Cited by: 1.

estimate flood depth from remotely sensed or hydrological data. This paper presents a review of application of remote sensing and GIS in flood management with particular focus on the developing county like India. Key words: flood, remote sensing, geographic information system, digital elevation model, hazard mapping, monsoon Asia.

EVT is the branch of probability theory and statistical science that deals with modeling and inference for extreme values ().EVT methods generally use a subset of large values from the data sample to infer the extreme behavior of the underlying process that generated the data.

The inference relies on models for the tails of distributions derived from asymptotic limit Cited by: The Future of Remote Sensing at NOAA Remote sensing is the science of obtaining information about objects or areas from a distance, typically from aircraft or spacecraft.

NOAA scientists collect and use remotely sensed data for a range of activities, from mapping coastlines, to supporting military and disaster response personnel, to monitoring. IEEE JOURNAL OF SELECTED TOPICS IN APPLIED EARTH OBSERVATIONS AND REMOTE SENSING 1 Remote Sensing of Sea Surface Temperature Using AMSR-2 Measurements Suleiman Odeh Alsweiss, Member, IEEE, ment of extreme wind events such as hurricanes and tropical cyclones [3], [4].File Size: KB.

Remote-sensing data, such as radar and satellite, are being processed and the output is given over a domain as an analysed product of their measurements.

For example, radar gives a plot of where the rain is located, i.e. an analysis of the current : Erik Gregow.Remote sensing of surface [nitrite + nitrate] in river-influenced shelf-seas: The northern South China Sea Shelf-sea Xiaoju Pan, George T.F. Wong, Tung-Yuan Ho, Jen-Hua Tai.REMOTE SENSING DATA AND FLOOD MAPPING Landsat Data Using satellite remote sensing data is a cost effective and accurate method of mapping natural hazards such as floods spread over broad areas.

Remote sensing data are appropriate for such events due to their large area coverage, timely availability and temporal frequency.