Platforms and Sensors

Lesson Objectives
To provide students with information about the range of remote sensing platforms and sensors and how they are used.

Prep Item
Ask students to come up with three examples of how the different ways energy (light) interacts with matter allows us to derive information from from our world. Discuss during class.

Readings
Campbell's Introduction to Remote Sensing Fifth Edition, Chapter 6
Youtube videos: TBD

Powerpoint Slides
A primer on many current space-based imaging systems