Remote Sensing of the African Seas

    edited by

    Vittorio Barale 1 and Martin Gade 2

    1 Joint Research Centre of the European Commission, Ispra, Italy
    2 Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

    Barale and Gade (Preface, 3 pp.)

    Part 1: Introduction to Remote Sensing of the African Seas

  1. Barale (The African Marginal and Enclosed Seas: an Overview, 29 pp.)
  2. Gower and King (Satellite Water Colour Observations in African Seas, 23 pp.)
  3. Hoepffner and Nykjaer (Thermal Infrared (TIR) Remote Sensing and Sea Surface Temperature (SST) of marine and coastal waters around Africa, 19 pp.)
  4. Alpers (Remote sensing of African coastal waters using active microwaves instruments, 20 pp.)
  5. Part 2: Western Africa Near-Coastal Waters

  6. Weil et al. (Mesoscale activity in the Canary Islands area as observed through complementary remote sensing techniques, 22 pp.)
  7. Ohde and Siegel (Impacts of Saharan dust on marine environment in the area off Northwest Africa, 16 pp.)
  8. Djagoua et al. (Water constituents assessment at the Sassandra River mouth (Côte d'Ivoire): an outline based on remote sensing reflectances, 15 pp.)
  9. Kostianoy et al. (Oil pollution in coastal waters of Nigeria, 17 pp.)
  10. Siegel et al. (The upwelling area off Namibia, the northern part of the Benguela current system, 18 pp.)
  11. Bernard and Pitcher (Ocean Color Remote Sensing of Harmful Algal Blooms in the Benguela System, 19 pp.)
  12. Alpers et al. (Satellite observations of oceanic eddies around Africa, 25 pp.)
  13. Part 3: Eastern Africa Near-Coastal Waters

  14. Krug et al. (Observing the Agulhas Current with Sea Surface Temperature and altimetry data: challenges and perspectives, 18 pp.)
  15. Johannessen et al. (Use of SAR data to monitor the greater Agulhas Current System, 13 pp.)
  16. Magelhaes and da Silva (Internal Solitary Waves system in the Mozambique Channel, 24 pp.)
  17. Lehner et al. (Ship surveillance with High Resolution TerraSAR-X Satellite in African Waters, 29 pp.)
  18. Part 4: Marginal and Enclosed Water Bodies

  19. Andrefouet (Remote sensing of coral reefs and their environments in the Red Sea and Western Indian Ocean: research and management, 21 pp.)
  20. Barale and Gade (Basic Ecosystem Dynamics in the Red Sea as seen by Sundry Remote Sensing Techniques, 19 pp.)
  21. Karimova and Gade (Eddies in the Red Sea as seen by Satellite SAR Imagery, 22 pp.)
  22. Ahmed and Barale (Satellite Observations of Coastal and Enclosed Waters in northeastern Africa, 25 pp.)
  23. Ballatore et al. (Remote Sensing of African Lakes: A Review, 21 pp.)

  24. Acronyms (7 pp.)

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