Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University, Bhilai
Semester: 6th Branch: Civil Engineering
Subject: Remote Sensing and its Applications Code: 320636 (20)
Introduction and definition of Remote Sensing terminology, Photogrammetry, Types of Photographs,
Geometry of Photographs, Stereophotogrammetry.
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.
Initial Statistics Extraction
Digital Satellite data products and their characteristics, Histogram and its utility, Enhancement, Different
methods of digital satellite data interpretation.
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.
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.