Introduction to what geographers do and how they do it. Systematic study of issues regarding social and cultural systems from a global to a local scale. Looks at the distribution of these variables and answers the question "Why here, and not there"?

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    Spring 2020 Instructor: Julie A. Silva Co-Instructor: View:
    Spring 2019 Instructor: Joshua Wayland Co-Instructor: View:
    Spring 2016 Instructor: Martha Geores Co-Instructor: View: Syllabus

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    Spring 2020 Instructor: Sinead L. Farrell Co-Instructor: View: Syllabus
    Spring 2019 Instructor: Joanne Hall Co-Instructor: View:
    Spring 2018 Instructor: Ralph Dubayah Co-Instructor: View: Syllabus
    Spring 2017 Instructor: Ralph Dubayah Co-Instructor: George Hurtt View: Syllabus
    Spring 2016 Instructor: Eric S. Kasischke Co-Instructor: View: Syllabus
    Spring 2015 Instructor: Eric S. Kasischke Co-Instructor: View: Syllabus
    Spring 2015 Instructor: Eric S. Kasischke Co-Instructor: View: Syllabus

Digital image processing and analysis applied to satellite and aircraft land remote sensing data. Consideration is given to preprocessing steps including calibration and geo registration. Analysis methods include digital image exploration, feature extraction thematic classification, change detection, and biophysical characterization. One or more application examples may be reviewed. (Technical)

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    Spring 2020 Instructor: Dongdong Wang Co-Instructor: View:
    Spring 2018 Instructor: Chengquan Huang Co-Instructor: View: Syllabus
    Fall 2014 Instructor: Tatiana V. Loboda Co-Instructor: View: Syllabus