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Study of sensors for earth resource satellites and remote airborne sensing

McMaster University, Hamilton (Ont.). Centre for Applied Research and Engineering Design

Study of sensors for earth resource satellites and remote airborne sensing

final report 31 May 1971, CARED Project 156

by McMaster University, Hamilton (Ont.). Centre for Applied Research and Engineering Design

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Published by [s.n.] in Hamilton, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Artificial satellites.,
  • Radar in surveying,
  • Photography -- Equipment and supplies.,
  • Aerial photography.,
  • Remote sensing.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. MacDowall and B.H. Nodwell.
    SeriesResource Satellites and Remote Airborne Sensing for Canada. Reports -- no. 14
    ContributionsMacdowall, J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE"33"M32
    The Physical Object
    Pagination178 l. :
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21599481M

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