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” 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

Special Section on Advances in Remote Sensing for Forest Structure and Functions

Guest Editors: Lin (Tony) Cao, Yunsheng Wang, and Hao Tang

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

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

September 2019

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Review of the use of remote sensing for biomass estimation to support renewable energy generation

Lalit Kumar, Priyakant Sinha, Subhashni Taylor, Abdullah F. Alqurashi (2015) Open Access

Stand-off detection of alcohol in car cabins

Jarosław Młyńczak, Jan Kubicki, Krzysztof Kopczyński (2014) Open Access

Target detection in synthetic aperture radar imagery: a state-of-the-art survey

Khalid El-Darymli, Peter McGuire, Desmond Power, Cecilia R. Moloney (2013) Open Access

Comprehensive survey of deep learning in remote sensing: theories, tools, and challenges for the community

John E. Ball, Derek T. Anderson, Chee Seng Chan (2017) Open Access

Validation of DigitalGlobe WorldView-3 Earth imaging satellite shortwave infrared bands for mineral mapping

Fred A. Kruse, William M. Baugh, Sandra L. Perry (2015) Open Access

Mapping rice areas of South Asia using MODIS multitemporal data

Murali Krishna Gumma, Andrew Nelson, Prasad S. Thenkabail, Amrendra N. Singh (2011) Open Access

Spatiotemporal changes of snow cover over the Tibetan plateau based on cloud-removed moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometer fractional snow cover product from 2001 to 2011

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New method for ship detection in synthetic aperture radar imagery based on the human visual attention system

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Rapid broad area search and detection of Chinese surface-to-air missile sites using deep convolutional neural networks

Richard A. Marcum, Curt H. Davis, Grant J. Scott, Tyler W. Nivin (2017) Open Access

Economic impacts of climate change on agriculture: the AgMIP approach

Jacques Delincé, Pavel Ciaian, Heinz-Peter Witzke (2015) Open Access

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