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Image Processing Methods in Remote Sensing

Develop an understanding of the methods of improving satellite imagery, with this free online Image Processing course.

Publisher: NPTEL
This free online course on Image Processing Methods in Remote Sensing will educate you on the methods of processing and enhancing satellite imagery. Satellite images are enhanced to improve the features and make them more suitable for various remote sensing applications. Knowing the methods of processing and enhancing satellite images, provides a path to understanding how high-quality satellite images are obtained, even with all the distortions.
Image Processing Methods in Remote Sensing
  • Duration

    5-6 Hours
  • Students

    127
  • Accreditation

    CPD

Description

Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

In this free online course on Image Processing Methods in Remote Sensing, you will be shown the methods of processing and enhancing satellite images to suit specific remote sensing applications. First, you will be introduced to the importance and stages of Digital Image Processing. You will discover the various public domain and commercial software used in Digital Image processing. The course also highlights the techniques of processing satellite images, as well as how the concept of colour space can be used to transform two satellite images into a new product. 

Alongside this, you will learn about the importance of a histogram in processing a satellite image. You will be shown how atmospheric distortions affect satellite images, and the ways such distortions can be corrected. The course outlines the steps in geo-referencing and demonstrates how to use features of the Digital Image Processing Simulator. You will also be presented with the various non-linear contrast enhancement techniques, and be taught how to use the Resource Geographical Information System (RGIS) in creating False Colour Composite.

This course is well designed for those who are looking to gain a firm grasp of how satellite images are processed and enhanced to meet the needs of various remote sensing applications. You will be shown a demonstration of how to enhance satellite images using the features of some key image processing software. If you aim to become a renowned expert in the field of remote sensing, this course on Image Processing Methods in Remote Sensing will certainly put you on the right track. So, what are you waiting for? Enrol and start learning today!

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