Satellite image time series with Gilberto Camara
SITS is an open-source R package for land use and land cover classification of big Earth observation data
In this episode, Robin catches up with Gilberto Camara to talk about SITS. SITS is an open-source R package for land use and land cover classification of big Earth observation data using satellite image time series. Gilberto is a Senior Researcher in GIScience, Geoinformatics, Spatial Data Science and Land Use Change at Brazil’s National Institute for Space Research.
Bio: Prof. Dr. Gilberto Câmara is a Brazilian researcher in Geoinformatics, GIScience, Spatial Analysis, and Land Use Modelling, who works at Brazil's National Institute for Space Research (INPE). He is internationally recognized for promoting free access for geospatial data and for setting up an efficient satellite monitoring of the Brazilian Amazon rainforest. After retiring from INPE in June 2016 after 35 years of work, he continues to conduct R&D activities at INPE as a Senior Research Fellow.
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