Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||On the use of MODIS data to detect oil spill: the Lebanon case|
|Authors:||BULGARELLI Barbara; DJAVIDNIA Samuel|
|Citation:||Proceedings "Oceans from Space" Venice 2010 - ISBN 978-92-79-15577-2 p. 53-54|
|Publisher:||Publications Office of the European Union|
|Type:||Articles in periodicals and books|
|Abstract:||With its higher resolution bands, its two daily acquisitions, and the possibility to obtain near real-time data free of charge, the NASA MODIS optical sensor shows interesting potential as a cost-effective tool for oil spill monitoring in the marine environment. All available MODIS images acquired during the Lebanon crisis in summer 2006 are hereby analyzed to study under which conditions MODIS is able to detect oil features on the sea surface and which kind of information can be retrieved.|
|JRC Directorate:||Space, Security and Migration|
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
Items in repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.