CONTENTS

Technical Course

Preface
Resume of the author

Chapter 1 Coordinate System and Map Projection

1.1 Coordinate System
1.2 The Shape of the Earth?
1.3 Map Projection
1.4 Coordiante Transformaiton
1.5 Distance
1.6 Scale, Accuracy and Resolution

Chapter 2 Interpolation

2.1 Principle of Interpolation
2.2 Curve Fitting
2.3 Surface Fitting
2.4 Least Square Method
2.5 Interpolation of Image Data
2.6 Interpolation of Image Data

Chapter 3 Digital Terrain Model (DTM)

3.1 DEM and DTM
3.2 Triangulated Irregular Network (TIN)
3.3 Generation of Contour Lines
3.4 Interpolation of Elevation fom Contours
3.5 Automated Generation of DEM
3.6 Orthoimage Generation
3.7 Extraction of Terrain Information
3.8 Shade and Shadow

Chapter 4 Spatial Abalysis

4.1 What is Spatial analysis?
4.2 Query
4.3 Reclassification
4.4 Coverage Rebuilding
4.5 Overlay of Raster Data
4.6 Overlay of Vector Data
4.7 Connectivity Analysis
4.8 Shape Analysis and Measurement

Chapter 5 Digital Image Processing

5.1 Flow of Digital Image Processing
5.2 Radiometric Correction
5.3 Geometric Correction
5.4 Image Enhancement
5.5 Spatial Filtering
5.6 Feature Extraction
5.7 Classification Methods
5.8 Maximum Likelihood Classifier

Chapter 6 Visualization of Geospatial Data

6.1 Graphic Variables
6.2 Gray Sca;omg
6.3 Color Map
6.4 Relief Map
6.5 Bird's Eye View-Parallel Projection
6.6 Bird's Eye View-Central Projection

Glossary
References