WR 806

Course Name: 

Geo-informatics Applications in Water Resources Engineering




Elective Courses (Ele)

Credits (L-T-P): 



The electromagnetic spectrum and atmospheric considerations, Spectral Characteristics, Sensors and platforms : Data Products , Image Interpretation and Analysis GIS and GPS , Applications: Land use/land cover, NDVI, Evaluation of surface and ground water resources, Watershed Management, flood inundation modelling and mapping.


Lillesand, T.M., R.W. Kiefer, and J.W. Chipman. 2004. Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation. 5 Edition. John Wiley & Sons.
John R Jensen, Remote Sensing of the Environment An Earth Resource Perspective 2nd Edition, Dorling Kindersley India Pvt Ltd
Mischael Hord, "Remote Sensing Methods and Applications", John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1986.
Sabins, F.J. Jr. Remote Sensing: Principles and Interpretation. Third Edition. W.H. Freeman and Company, New York. 1996.
M.G. Srinivas(Edited by), Remote Sensing Applications, Narosa Publishing House, 2001.


Applied Mechanics and Hydraulics

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Dr. K. Varija., Associate Professor and Head
Department of Water Resources & Ocean Engg
(Formerly Applied Mechanics & Hydraulics), NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangaluru - 575 025
Karnataka, India.
Hot line: +91-0824-2474050/3040
Email: hodwroe[AT]nitk[DOT]edu[DOT]in

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