Remote Sensing to Geosciences

Course Information
TitleΤΗΛΕΠΙΣΚΟΠΗΣΗ ΣΤΙΣ ΓΕΩΕΠΙΣΤΗΜΕΣ / Remote Sensing to Geosciences
CodeGGE 770E
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorEleni Papageorgiou
Course ID40001745

Class Information
Academic Year2022 – 2023
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Students will become familiar with state-of-the-art remote sensing technologies, in particuar with: a) digital image processing, b) satellite missions, c) remote sensing data and their use in Geological Sciences.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
Course Content (Syllabus)
Photographic and non-photographic imaging sensors. remote Sensing platforms. Conventional airphotos and telemetric (non-conventional) images. Visual and digital analysis of telemetric images such as LANDSAT, SPOT, ErS, TErrA, IKONOS etc. Applications of remote Sensing to geomorphology, lithology, structural and tectonic geology, economic geology and multitemporal monitoring of continental and marine environment. Imaging RADAR interferometry and its capability to localize spatial displacements deriving from natural disasters such as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, landslides.
Remote Sensing
Educational Material Types
  • Multimedia
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
Theory and laboratory excercises using presentations, multimedia and interactive internet applications.
Course Organization
Laboratory Work521.7
Reading Assigment130.4
Student Assessment
Quality Management System of the Quality Assurance Unit (MODIP).
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Multiple Choice Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. ΤΗΛΕΠΙΣΚΟΠΗΣΗ - ΦΩΤΟΕΡΜΗΝΕΙΑ ΣΤΙΣ ΓΕΩΕΠΙΣΤΗΜΕΣ, Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον Εύδοξο: 12992734, Έκδοση: 2η/2011, Συγγραφείς: ΘΕΟΔΩΡΟΣ ΑΣΤΑΡΑΣ, ISBN: 978-960-99293-7-0, Τύπος: Σύγγραμμα, Διαθέτης (Εκδότης): ΧΑΡΑΛΑΜΠΟΣ ΝΙΚ. ΑΪΒΑΖΗΣ 2. Αρχές και Εφαρμογές Δορυφορικής Τηλεπισκόπησης Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον Εύδοξο: 22767582 Έκδοση: 1η Έκδοση/2012 Συγγραφείς: Κάρταλης Κων., Φείδας Χαρ. ISBN: 978-960-418-401-9 Τύπος: Σύγγραμμα Διαθέτης (Εκδότης): ΕΚΔΟΣΕΙΣ Α. ΤΖΙΟΛΑ & ΥΙΟΙ Α.Ε. 3. ΤΗΛΕΠΙΣΚΟΠΗΣΗ: Θεωρητική προσέγγιση και εργαστηριακές ασκήσεις Κωδικός Βιβλίου στον Εύδοξο: 38143784 Έκδοση: 1η έκδ./2014 Συγγραφείς: Καϊμάρης Δημήτριος Ε. ISBN: 978-960-456-410-1 Τύπος: Σύγγραμμα Διαθέτης (Εκδότης): Ζήτη Πελαγία & Σια Ι.Κ.Ε.
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