Journal of Applied Remote Sensing

Editor-in-Chief: Ni-Bin Chang, University of Central Florida, USA

The Journal of Applied Remote Sensing (JARS) is an online journal that optimizes the communication of concepts, information, and progress within the remote sensing community to improve the societal benefit for monitoring and management of natural disasters, weather forecasting, agricultural and urban land-use planning, environmental quality monitoring, ecological restoration, and numerous other commercial and scientific applications. 

On the cover: The figure is from the paper " Acquisitions and applications of forest canopy hyperspectral imageries at hotspot and multiview angle using unmanned aerial vehicle platform" by Xiaokang Zhang et al., from Vol. 14, Issue 2.

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Special Section on Instrument Calibration and Product Validation of GOES-R

Guest Editors: Xiangqian Wu, Changyong Cao, Satya Kalluri, and Jaime Daniels

Unmanned aerial vehicle remote sensing to delineate cotton root rot

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Special Section on Representation Learning and Big Data Analytics for Remote Sensing

Guest Editors: Weifeng Liu, Yicong Zhou, Karen Panetta, Sos Agaian

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Residential roof condition assessment system using deep learning

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Review of synthetic aperture radar frequency, polarization, and incidence angle data for mapping the inundated regions

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Semantic segmentation of multisensor remote sensing imagery with deep ConvNets and higher-order conditional random fields

Yansong Liu, Sankaranarayanan Piramanayagam, Sildomar T. Monteiro, Eli Saber (2019) Open Access

Detection of Pb–Zn mineralization zones in west Kunlun using Landsat 8 and ASTER remote sensing data

Min Yang, Guangli Ren, Ling Han, Huan Yi, Ting Gao (2018) Open Access

Target deception jamming method against spaceborne synthetic aperture radar using electromagnetic scattering

Qingyang Sun, Ting Shu, Bin Tang, Wenxian Yu (2018) Open Access

Above-ground biomass estimates based on active and passive microwave sensor imagery in low-biomass savanna ecosystems

Andreas Braun, Julia Wagner, Volker Hochschild (2018) Open Access

Availability of global and national scale land cover products and their accuracy in mountainous areas of Ethiopia: a review

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Monitoring the effects of extreme drought events on forest health by Sentinel-2 imagery

Nicola Puletti, Walter Mattioli, Filippo Bussotti, Martina Pollastrini (2019) Open Access

Improving the image fusion procedure for high-spatiotemporal aerosol optical depth retrieval: a case study of urban area in Taiwan

Chih-Yuan Huang, Hsuan-Chi Ho, Tang-Huang Lin (2018) Open Access

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