Geomorphometry
  • Author : Tomislav Hengl
  • Release Date : 20 November 2008
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 797
  • ISBN 13 : 9780123743459

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"European Commission, Directorate General, Joint Research Centre, IES, Institute for Environment and Sustainability"--P. [4] of cover.

Geomorphometry

Geomorphometry

Author : Tomislav Hengl,Hannes I. Reuter
Publisher : Elsevier
Genre : Science
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Marine Geomorphometry

Marine Geomorphometry

Author : Vanessa Lucieer,Margaret Dolan,Vincent Lecours
Publisher : MDPI
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Geomorphometry is the science of quantitative terrain characterization and analysis, and has traditionally focused on the investigation of terrestrial and planetary landscapes. However, applications of marine geomorphometry have now moved beyond the simple adoption of techniques developed for terrestrial studies, driven by the rise in the acquisition of high-resolution seafloor ...

Geographic Information Science and Mountain Geomorphology

Geographic Information Science and Mountain Geomorphology

Author : Michael Bishop,John F. Shroder
Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
Genre : Science
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From the reviews: "Bishop and Schroder (both, Univ. of Nebraska at Omaha) have brought together an impressive group of practitioners in the relatively new application of geographic information science to mountain geomorphology. In doing so, they have produced valuable, first, overall coverage of a high-tech approach to mountain, three-dimensional research. ...

Geomorphometry

Geomorphometry

Author : Tomislav Hengl,Hannes I. Reuter
Publisher : Newnes
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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Geomorphometry is the science of quantitative land-surface analysis. It draws upon mathematical, statistical, and image-processing techniques to quantify the shape of earth's topography at various spatial scales. The focus of geomorphometry is the calculation of surface-form measures (land-surface parameters) and features (objects), which may be used to improve the mapping ...

Spatial Analysis in Geomorphology

Spatial Analysis in Geomorphology

Author : Richard J. Chorley
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Science
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Originally published in 1972. This book covers from ‘linear’ statistical methods, regression and variance analysis to multivariate methods to wider spatial analytic techniques, in which a clear association is maintained between quantitative data and the spatial coordinates which locate them. The purpose of this volume is to highlight this coherent area ...

Encyclopedia of Geomorphology

Encyclopedia of Geomorphology

Author : Andrew Goudie
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Reference
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"In recent decades there have been major developments in geomorphology and these are reflected in this major encyclopedia, the first such reference work in the field to be published for thirty-five years"--Provided by publisher...

Fundamentals of Geomorphology

Fundamentals of Geomorphology

Author : Richard John Huggett
Publisher : Taylor & Francis
Genre : Science
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The new fourth edition of Fundamentals of Geomorphology continues to provide a comprehensive introduction to the subject by discussing the latest developments in the field, as well as covering the basics of Earth surface forms and processes. The revised edition has an improved logically cohesive structure, added recent material on ...

Hydro Geomorphology

Hydro Geomorphology

Author : Dericks Shukla
Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
Genre : Science
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Knowledge has no limits and everyone has the opportunity to gain it and expand the view and horizon of understanding. Nothing in this world remains permanent, everything changes. Hence the field of morphology of the Earth (geomorphology) provides a basis for exploring, understanding and comprehending the forms and processes that ...