CSVTU, B.E. VI Semester, CIVIL Engineering,Remote Sensing and its Applications Syllabus

Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University, Bhilai

Semester: 6th  Branch: Civil Engineering

Subject: Remote Sensing and its Applications Code: 320636 (20)

Unit 1

Remote Sensing

Introduction and definition of Remote Sensing terminology, Photogrammetry, Types of Photographs,

Geometry of Photographs, Stereophotogrammetry.

Unit 2

Image Processing Systems

Principles of interpretation of aerial and satellite images, equipments and aids required for interpretation

ground truth collection and verification, advantages of multidate and multiband images.

Unit 3

Initial Statistics Extraction

Digital Satellite data products and their characteristics, Histogram and its utility, Enhancement, Different

methods of digital satellite data interpretation.

Unit 4

Radiometric and Geometric Correction in Image Processing

Introduction, radiometric correction of remotely sensed data, correction for sensor system, detector error,

spatial intercolation using coordinate transformations, intensity interpolation.

Unit 5

Micro Wave Remote Sensing

Introduction, the radar principle, radar removal advantages, synthetic aperture radar (SAR), interpreting SAR


Name of Text Books:

Campbell, J.B., “introduction to Remote Sensing”, The Guilford Press, Lond, 1986.

Wolf, P.R., “Elements of Photogrammetry”, McGraw Hill Book Company, New Delhi, 1986.

Name of Reference Books:

Curran, P.J., “Principles of Remote Sensing”, Longman, London, 1985.

Engman, E.T. an Gurney, R.J., “Remote Sensing in Hydrology”, (Chapman and Hall, London, 1991.

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