Information for Sensor and Index

Formula

General Formula 800nm - 670nm 800nm + 670nm + L ( 1 + L )
Specific Formula NIR - Red NIR + Red + L ( 1 + L )
Calculated Automatic
Comment

Sensor

Name LandsatTM (Landsat4,5)
Full Name Landsat Thematic Mapper
Bands 7
Spectrum [nm] 450-12500
Spat.Res. [m] 30-120
Inclination 0
Platform Landsat
Operator NASA / USGS
Date of Launch 1984-03-01
Comment
Usable for Indices yes
Description

Index

Name Soil Adjusted Vegetation Index
Abbreviation SAVI
Formula 800nm - 670nm 800nm + 670nm + L ( 1 + L )
Variables L = 0,5
Expl. of Variables L = 0,5 (between -0,9 and 1,6)
Wavelengths 670,800
Source Original formula
Description

References

Nr. Author/Title Year Comment
1 Ahamed, T.; Tian, L.; Zhang, Y.; Ting, K. C. - A review of remote sensing methods for biomass feedstock production 2011
2 Bastiaanssen, Wim G. M.; Molden, David J.; Makin, Ian W. - Remote sensing for irrigated agriculture: examples from research and possible applications 2000
3 Bausch, Walter C. - Soil background effects on reflectance-based crop coefficients for corn 1993
4 Chen, J.M. - Evaluation of vegetation indices and a modified simple ratio for boreal applications 1996
5 Clarke, T. R.; Moran, M. S.; Barnes, E. M.; Pinter, P. J., Jr.; Qi, J. - Planar domain indices: a method for measuring a quality of a single component in two-component pixels 2001
6 Friedl, M. A.; Schimel, D. S.; Michaelsen, J.; Davis, F. W.; Walker, H. - Estimating grassland biomass and leaf area index using ground and satellite data 1994
7 Gitelson, Anatoly A. - Wide Dynamic Range Vegetation Index for Remote Quantification of Biophysical Characteristics of Vegetation 2004
8 Glenn, E. P.; Nagler, P. L.; Huete, A. R. - Vegetation Index Methods for Estimating Evapotranspiration by Remote Sensing 2010
9 Huete, A. R. - A soil-adjusted vegetation index (SAVI) 1988
10 Huete, A. R.; Hua, G.; Qi, J.; Chehbouni, A.; van Leeuwen, W. J. D. - Normalization of multidirectional red and NIR reflectances with the SAVI 1992
11 Huete, A. R.; Liu, H. Q.; Batchily, K.; van Leeuwen, W. - A comparison of vegetation indices over a global set of TM images for EOS-MODIS 1997
12 Hunt Jr., E. Raymond; Daughtry, C. S. T.; Eitel, Jan U. H.; Long, D. S. - Remote Sensing Leaf Chlorophyll Content Using a Visible Band Index 2011
13 Jackson, Ray D.; Huete, Alfredo R. - Interpreting vegetation indices 1991
14 Jacobsen, Anne; Broge, Niels H.; Hansen, Birger U. - Monitoring wheat fields and grasslands using spectral reflectance data 1995
15 Karnieli, A.; Kaufman, Y. J.; Remer, L.; Wald, A. - AFRI - aerosol free vegetation index 2001
16 Lymburner, L.; Beggs, PJ.; Jacobson, CR. - Estimation of canopy-average surface-specific leaf area using Landsat TM data 2000
17 Metternicht, G. - Vegetation indices derived from high-resolution airborne videography for precision crop management 2003
18 Nagler, P. L; Daughtry, C. S. T.; Goward, S. N. - Plant Litter and Soil Reflectance 2000
19 Rondeaux, Geneviève; Steven, Michael; Baret, Frédéric - Optimization of soil-adjusted vegetation indices 1996
20 Schmidt, H.; Karnieli, A. - Sensitivity of vegetation indices to substrate brightness in hyper-arid environment: The Makhtesh Ramon Crater (Israel) case study 2001
21 Zarco-Tejada P.J.; Sepulcre-Cantó, G. - REMOTE SENSING OF VEGETATION BIOPHYSICAL PARAMETERS FOR DETECTING STRESS CONDITION AND LAND COVER CHANGES 2007

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