Oceanographic and Planetary Applications

  • Siamak Khorram
  • Frank H. Koch
  • Cynthia F. van der Wiele
  • Stacy A. C. Nelson
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Space Development book series (BRIEFSSPACE)


Remotely-sensed data has been transformative for our understanding of oceanography, marine and fisheries resources, and space exploration of other planets and extra-planetary areas. This chapter provides a few examples of how satellite remote sensing has been applied to managing vulnerable resources and gaining a better understanding of our universe.


Lunar Surface Lagrangian Coherent Structure Mars Global Surveyor Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Venus Express 
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© Siamak Khorram 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Siamak Khorram
    • 1
    • 2
  • Frank H. Koch
    • 3
  • Cynthia F. van der Wiele
    • 4
  • Stacy A. C. Nelson
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management University of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA
  2. 2.Center for Earth ObservationNorth Carolina State UniversityRaleighUSA
  3. 3. Forestry Sciences LaboratoryUSDA Forest Service, Southern Research StationResearch Triangle ParkUSA
  4. 4.DurhamUSA

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