Topic outline

  • General information

    The lecture provides introductory concepts on detecting changes using EO data. Considerations about quantitative and qualitative assessment as well as methods and processing steps are also provided. 

    Learning outcomes :

    - Explain resolution characteristics of remote sensing data in general and of Copernicus Sentinel 1 and 2 in particular.

    - Explain operating principle of passive and active satellites.

    - Example on how to detect changes by using a quantitative analysis on land use and land cover.

    - Identify changes during 10 years period by usind Sentinel 1 data.

    - Indicate and calculate vegetation indices derived from satellite data for change detection in image time series.

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  • Evaluation - questionnaires