Stochastic Evaluation of Landscapes Transformed by Renewable Energy Installations and Civil Works
2.1. Stochastic Analysis in 2d
2.2. Illustration of Stochastic Analysis in 2d
3. Benchmark Application in the Analysis of Art Paintings
4. Application in Analysis of the Transformation of Landscape by RE Installations and Civil Works
4.1. Evaluating Future Scenarios of Landscape Transformations by Civil Works
4.2. Landscape Analysis, the Case of Plastiras Lake
5. Discussion and Conclusions
- The evaluation of images with 2D-C can be useful in landscape aesthetics problems as the quantitative analysis can serve as a basis for objectivity in the evaluation of landscape changes.
- 2D-C can evaluate one image of the landscape by a specific view point in a specific time. Thus, we cannot have a holistic approach of the landscape. However, as methods of the landscape analysis seek a global approach identifying landscape with multicriteria analysis, 2D-C could serve as a new quantitative criterion.
- 2D-C provides only a relative score among the transformed images, while sources of uncertainty relating to objective segmentation of images need also to be further studied. Nevertheless, 2D-C can serve as a robust stochastic tool for comparisons, with promising results regarding the possible generalized application to image analysis.
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Sargentis, G.-Fivos, Panayiotis Dimitriadis, Romanos Ioannidis, Theano Iliopoulou, and Demetris Koutsoyiannis. 2019. "Stochastic Evaluation of Landscapes Transformed by Renewable Energy Installations and Civil Works" Energies 12, no. 14: 2817. https://doi.org/10.3390/en12142817