Date   Lecture Instructor Reading
Assignment
Lab
Jan 14
Jan 16
Intro to Remote Sensing and
Satellite Image Properties
Lee Chpts 1 & 2 1 - Introduction to the YCEO Lab and Remote Sensing software
Jan 21
Jan 23
Physics of Radiation
Satellites and Sensors
Lee Chpts 6, 7, 8, 9, & 10 2 - Experiments With a Portable Spectrometer
Jan 28
Jan 30
Enhancement, Ratioing, Filtering Lee Chpts 4 & 5 3 - Image Enhancement and Manipulation
Feb 4
Feb 6
Map Projections, Data Formats and Georeferencing Lee Chpt 11 4 - Image Rectification
Feb 11
Feb 13
Classification Lee Chpt 12, 13 & 14 5 - Introduction to Image Classification
Feb 18

Feb 20
Non-image Data
Review session 7:00 PM
Mid-Term Exam
Bonneau
Lee
6 - DEM, Raster vs. Vector, Cartography, Project Data Concerns
Feb 25
Feb 27
Atmospheres & Cloud Properties Lee Chpt 19 7 - Atmos. Corrections & Cloud Property Analysis
Brief Project Discussions
Mar4
Mar 6  *
Forest Harvesting
Change Detection
Ashton
Lee
Chpt 16, 17 & 20 8 - Change Detection and Forest Harvesting
Mar 25
Mar 27
Climate, Seasons and Vegetation Lee Chpt 17 & Handout 9 - Monitoring Seasonal Cycle of Vegetation Growth
Apr 1
Apr 3
Remote Sensing Products
Atmospheric Compositions
Lee Handout 10 - NO2 analysis of China 2007 - 2008
Apr 8
Apr 10
GPS & Ground Truthing
Accuracy Assessment
Bonneau
Congalton
Chpt 13
Handout
11 - Prepare for Field Trip
Project Roundtable Discussions
Apr 12 <==== Saturday  ====>     Ground Truth Field Trip
Apr 15 **
Apr 17
Epidemiology
Bio Geography
Diuk-Wasser
Jetz
Handout Work on Term Project
Apr 22
Apr 24
Urbanization in China
Future of Remote Sensing Systems
Seto
Lee/Bonneau
Handout Work on Term Project
Apr 28
Reading Period, No Classes     Work on Term Project
Project Presentations (Students are required to attend a minimum of 3 hours)

May 1

9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

May 3 Project report due 5:00 PM
* Project Prospectus Due
** Progress Reports Due