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Earth and atmospheric remote sensing

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Published by SPIE in Bellingham, Wash .
Written in English

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  • Remote sensing -- Congresses.

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    StatementRobert J. Curran, James A. Smith, Ken Watson, chairs/editors ; sponsored and published by SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ; cooperating organization, CREOL/University of Central Florida.
    SeriesProceedings / SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 1492, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 1492.
    ContributionsCurran, Robert J., Smith, James A., 1942-, Watson, Kenneth, 1935-, Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers., CREOL (Research center)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsG70.39 .E27 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 420 p. :
    Number of Pages420
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1571118M
    ISBN 100819406015
    LC Control Number91065643

    Center for Earth System Sciences & Remote Sensing Technologies NOAA Center for Atmospheric Sciences & Meteorology Living Marine Resources Cooperative Science Center. Remote sensing of the marine cryosphere and its interactions with ocean, land, and atmosphere; Ground-, space-, and airborne platform-based studies in Svalbard; Integration of remote sensing, in situ and previously published geoinformation to gain new knowledge about Svalbard;. Remote Sensing Glossary. Reference Information for Virtual Nebraska Terms, Definitions and Concepts A absolute humidity. In a system of moist air, the ratio of the mass of water vapor present to the volume occupied by the mixture; that is, the density of the water vapor component.


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