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Courses - Fall 2019
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Digital Image Processing and Analysis
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: GEOG579 or GEOG506; or students who have taken courses with comparable content may contact the department.
Restriction: Must be in Geospatial Information Sciences (Master's) program; or must be in the Geospatial Information Sciences (Graduate Certificate) program.
Digital image processing and analysis applied to satellite and aircraft land remote sensing data. Consideration is given to preprocessing steps including calibration and geo registration. Analysis methods include digital image exploration, feature extraction thematic classification, change detection, and biophysical characterization. One or more application examples may be reviewed.
For permission to enroll, contact geog-gis@umd.edu.