Proposed 2018 Class and Lab Schedule
Week  Tuesday Topic Thursday Topic Weekly Lab Topic
Jan. 2 - 4
 
No class.
No labs this week.
Introduction to Course:
What is Remote Sensing?
Image Presentations
Image Presentations Schedule
Jan.9 - 11
 
Aerial Photography: Principles
Aerial Imagery: Interpretation
Lab 1:
Introduction to Air Photos and the GIC
Jan. 16 - 18
 
Principles of Electromagnetic Energy: Energy, atmospheric, earth surface interactions Presentations begin Principles of Electromagnetic Energy continued Lab 2:
Air Photo Interpretation
Jan. 23 - 25
Digital Image Analysis: Introduction Characteristics of remotely sensed imagery: Introduction Lab 3: Intro to ArcGIS and Digital Image Processing.
Jan 30 - Feb 1
Characteristics of remotely sensed imagery: Spectral resolution Characteristics of remotely sensed imagery: Spatial resolution Work on Lab 3
Feb. 6 - 8
Digital Image Analysis:
2. Classification: Supervised
Digital Image Analysis:
2. Classification: Supervised
Lab 4: Introduction to supervised classification
Feb. 13 - 15
Digital Image Analysis:
2. Classification: Unsupervised
Digital Image Analysis:
2. Classification: Unsupervised
Lab 5: Introduction to unsupervised classification

Feb. 20 - 22
Midterm Break
(no lectures)
Feb 27 - Mar 1
Digital Image Analysis:
2. Classification: Object-based
Digital Image Analysis:
3. Change detection
Lab 4 is due.
Mar. 6 - 8
 
Digital Image Analysis:
1. Pre-processing: Geometric correction
Characteristics of remotely sensed imagery: Radiometric resolution Lab 5 is due.
Mar. 13 - 56
 

Characteristics of remotely sensed imagery: Temporal resolution

Midterm exam (practice)

 


Work on project time.
Image download tutorial.
Mar. 20 - 22
Remote Sensing Sensors:
RADAR
Remote Sensing Sensors:
LiDAR
Work on project time.
Mar. 27 -
29
History of Remote Sensing Remote Sensing Applications Work on project time.
Apr. 3 - 5 Course summary
Last class!

Remote Sensing and Ethics
(optional reading--no lecture)

Work on project time.
April Final exam: APR 21 2018 08:30 AM in SWNG 222 Final Project Due:
April 13th @ 3:00 PM.

Example final exam

No calculators required for the exam.