Posts filed under: Remote Sensing

  • active vs passive
There are two main types of sensors used in remote sensing technology, active sensors and passive sensors. Difference between these two is quite small, however,...
Almost 70 percentage of the earth surface is covered by the vegetation and it is the first to encounter the energy (sun). Vegetation is important...
  • Landsat Application
1. Africa Content Environmental Change: Landsat data was heavily used to create Africa Environmental change Atlas Map that includes map of  glacier melting, loss of...
  • Remote Sensing Applications
Satellites have played a huge role in development of many technologies such as world mapping, GPS, etc. However, their applications are not limited as imaging...