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                                       Advances in Geoscience and Remote Sensing
                                       Edited by Gary Jedlovec




                                       ISBN 978-953-307-005-6
                                       Hard cover, 742 pages
                                       Publisher InTech
                                       Published online 01, October, 2009
                                       Published in print edition October, 2009


Remote sensing is the acquisition of information of an object or phenomenon, by the use of either recording or
real-time sensing device(s), that is not in physical or intimate contact with the object (such as by way of
aircraft, spacecraft, satellite, buoy, or ship). In practice, remote sensing is the stand-off collection through the
use of a variety of devices for gathering information on a given object or area. Human existence is dependent
on our ability to understand, utilize, manage and maintain the environment we live in - Geoscience is the
science that seeks to achieve these goals. This book is a collection of contributions from world-class scientists,
engineers and educators engaged in the fields of geoscience and remote sensing.



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Takenobu Toyota (2009). Application of Remote Sensing to the Estimation of Sea Ice Thickness Distribution,
Advances in Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Gary Jedlovec (Ed.), ISBN: 978-953-307-005-6, InTech,
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