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Formula

General Formula NIR - RED NIR + RED
Specific Formula 51 - 29 51 + 29
Calculated Manual
Comment

Sensor

Name AVIRIS
Full Name Airborne Visible/Infrared Imaging Spectrometer
Bands 224
Spectrum [nm] 355.15-2515
Spat.Res. [m] 20-20
Inclination 0
Platform airborne
Operator NASA
Date of Launch 1987-00-00
Comment
Usable for Indices yes
Description

Index

Name Normalized Difference NIR/Red Normalized Difference Vegetation Index, Calibrated NDVI - CDVI
Abbreviation NDVI
Formula NIR - RED NIR + RED
Variables RED=[670;50;30],NIR=[800;10;10]
Expl. of Variables mit RED = 620 bis 700 nm (um 670nm) und NIR = ca. 800nm
Wavelengths 670;50;30,800;10;10
Source Original formula
Description

References

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11 Serrano, Lydia; Peñuelas, Josep; Ustin, Susan L. - Remote sensing of nitrogen and lignin in Mediterranean vegetation from AVIRIS data: Decomposing biochemical from structural signals 2002
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13 Underwood, Emma; Ustin, Susan; DiPietro, Deanne - Mapping nonnative plants using hyperspectral imagery 2003
14 Yang, Chenghai; Everitt, James H.; Bradford, Joe M. - Airborne Hyperspectral Imagery and Yield Monitor Data for Mapping Cotton Yield Variability 2004
15 Zarco-Tejada P.J.; Miller J.R. - Land Cover Mapping at BOREAS using red edge spectral parameters from CASI imagery 1999

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