Hüttich, Christ... - On the Suitability of MODIS Ti...

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Author Hüttich, Christian; Gessner, Ursula; Herold, Martin; Strohbach, Ben; Schmidt, Michael; Keil, Manfred; Dech, Stefan
Title On the Suitability of MODIS Time Series Metrics to Map Vegetation Types in Dry Savanna Ecosystems: A Case Study in the Kalahari of NE Namibia
Journal Remote Sensing
DOI
Link http://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/1/4/620/
Date/Year 2009
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Publisher
Volume 1
Issue 4
Pages 620-643
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Indices

Nr. Name General Formula Comment
1 Enhanced Vegetation Index 2.5 NIR - RED ( NIR + 6 RED - 7.5 BLUE ) + 1
2 Normalized Difference NIR/Red NIR - RED NIR + RED

Sensors

Nr. Name Spectral Range Bands Calculated Comment
1 AVHRR 580-12500 6
2 AWiFS
3 LandsatETM+ (Landsat7) 450-12500 8
4 LandsatTM (Landsat4,5) 450-12500 7
5 MERIS 407.5-905 15
6 MODIS 405-14385 36
7 RapidEye 440-850 5

Applications

Nr. Name Comment
1 Vegetation

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