Special Issue "Advances in Remote Sensing of Land-Cover and Land-Use Changes"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 December 2018)
Prof. Dr. Qihao Weng
Center for Urban and Environmental Change, Department of Earth and Environmental Systems, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN 47809, USA
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Interests: remote sensing; imaging science; GIS; land use and land cover change; urban environment and ecosystem
The goal of this Special Issue is to publish the most recent research results in remote sensing of land-cover and land-use changes. Review papers on this topic are also welcome. Topics of interest in this Special Issue include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Multi-sensor data fusion;
- Machine learning;
- Time-series image analysis;
- LULC change forecasting;
- Agricultural and forest monitoring;
- Integration of land system dynamics with social science;
- Essential EO-based urban variables and indicators to support sustainable cities;
- Urban infrastructures (impervious surfaces, roads, buildings) and urban hazards;
- Ecosystem structures and functions of cities and their hinterlands in the coastal/wetland regions.
Prof. Dr. Qihao Weng
Dr. Vasit Sagan
Dr. Gang Chen
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