Introduction to Geographic Information Technology is an up-to-date introduction that provides a balanced treatment of concepts and techniques required for GIS and Remote Sensing. The book focuses on foundation, integration and practical applications of GIS, Remote Sensing, GPS and other areas of Geographic Information Technology. It also considers how the technology works. The book will help the reader develop a thorough understanding of Geographic Information Technology
The authors are scientists, practitioners and teachers who understand student requirements in developing basic foundation required to build specific skills in Geographic Information Technology. The book presented with examples on the subject, makes the study of any branch of Geographic Information Technology from the broader context of geography in general to spatial information resource management in particular. It gives a wholesome coverage of GIS, Remote Sensing and GPS principles as well as data structures, spatial database modeling and their applications.
Sujit Choudhury :- Sujit Choudhury: Director, PAN Network Pvt. Ltd. An eminent GIS specialist with Natural Resource Management background having vast experience in large number of different types of GIS projects.Deepankar Chakrabarti :- Deepankar Chakrabarti: Professor, Apeejay School of Management, an IS/IT specialist with substantial software application engineering experience in India and abroad, some of which are in the area of Earth Resource Engineering.Suchandra Choudhury :- Suchandra Choudhury: Senior Scientist, Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of West Bengal, is a specialist in Remote Sensing Techniques and GIS also associated with remote sensing and GIS courses of different academic institutions.