Course syllabus VDPZ - Use of Remote Sensing for Forest and Monitoring (FFWT - 2018/2019 - post-graduate studies)

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Course title in Czech:
Use of Remote Sensing for Forest and Monitoring
Course title in English:
Use of Remote Sensing for Forest and Monitoring
Semester: 2018/2019
Mode of completion and number of credits:
Exam (0 credits), Ph.D. commissional exam (0 credits)
Mode of delivery and timetabled classes: full-time, 0/0 (hours of lectures per week / hours of seminars per week)
part-time, 0/0 (lectures per period / seminars per period)
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Language of instruction: Czech
Course supervisor: Ing. Kamil Král, Ph.D.
Course supervising department:
Faculty of Forestry and Wood Technology
Teachers: doc. Ing. Martin Klimánek, Ph.D. (examiner, lecturer)
Ing. Kamil Král, Ph.D. (supervisor)
Ing. Lucie Zejdová, Ph.D. (examiner, lecturer)
Timetable in this semester:
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Aim of the course and learning outcomes:
Students will get knowledge and skills about usage of Remote Sensing for monitoring of forests including practical analyses of geodata.
Course content:
Elements of Remote Sensing and its products (allowance 0/0)
Devices for electromagnetic energy recording (allowance 0/0)
3.Data for forest monitoring (allowance 0/0)
a.Recording devices
b.Satellites and their characteristics
Analog and digital imagery
Laser scanning
Radar imagery

Radiation interaction with atmosphere and objects (allowance 0/0)
Image data analysis and interpretation (allowance 0/0)
Interpretation features and keys of vegetation
Monitoring of forest changes and damages
Forestry application

Learning activities and teaching methods:
Type of teaching method
Daily attendance
Combined form
consultation5 h0 h
preparation for exam30 h0 h
preparation of presentation5 h
0 h
elaboration and execution of projects
60 h
0 h
Total100 h
0 h
Assessment methods:
Doctoral board examination
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Daily attendance
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Recomended reading and other learning resources:
Remote sensing and geographical information systems for environmental studies: applications in forestery. Frankfurt am Main: J.D. Sauerländer's Verlag, 2005. 407 p. ISBN 3-7939-5138-3.
Remote sensing of forest environments: concepts and case studies. Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 519 p. ISBN 1-4020-7405-0.
ADAMS, J B. -- GILLESPIE, A R. Remote sensing of landscapes with spectral images : a physical modeling approach. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006. 362 p. ISBN 978-0-521-66221-5.

HALOUNOVÁ, L. -- PAVELKA, K. Dálkový průzkum Země. 1st ed. V Praze: České vysoké učení technické, 2008. 192 p. ISBN 978-80-01-03124-7.
MACHALA, M. Využití objektově orientované analýzy obrazu (OBIA) pro mapování rozdělení lesa na základě leteckých snímků a dat LiDAR. Diploma thesis. Brno: MENDELU Brno, 2011. 105.
LILLESAND, T M. -- KIEFER, R W. -- CHIPMAN, J W. Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation. 5th ed. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2004. 763 p. ISBN 0-471-15227-7.
Remote sensing with IDRISI Taiga: a beginner's guide. Hong Kong: GeoCarto, 2009. 297 p. ISBN 978-962-8226-27-6.
JENSEN, J R. Remote sensing of the environment : an earth resource perspective. Upper Saddle River: Prentice Hall, 2000. 544 p. Prentice Hall series in geographic information science. ISBN 0-13-489733-1.

Course listed in study plans for this semester:
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Course listed in previous semesters: 2020/2021 - post-graduate studies, 2019/2020 - post-graduate studies, 2017/2018 - post-graduate studies, 2016/2017 - post-graduate studies, 2015/2016 - post-graduate studies, 2014/2015 - post-graduate studies (and older)
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Last modification made by Ing. Alice Malá on 05/23/2018.

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