Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/7672
PIRA download icon_1.1View/Download Full Text
Title: Area measurement errors caused by parcel shape, orientation and scale
Authors: Xu, Q
Shi, W 
Issue Date: Jul-2011
Source: Proceedings : 3rd International Postgraduate Conference on Infrastructure and Environment, v. 2, p. 592-595
Abstract: The area measurement value is used in almost every discipline. As the development of Remote Sensing, images are widely used for land parcel area measurements. However, measurements from remote sensing images can induce large errors, which usually are not considered by users. In this research, experiments are designed to study area measurement errors influenced by parcel shapes, orientations and scales. It is the first time to clearly quantify the orientation in this issue.
Keywords: Area measurement erro
Shape index
Orientation
Scale
Publisher: Faculty of Construction and Land Use, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
ISBN: 978-988-17311-7-3
Rights: © 2011 Faculty of Construction and Land Use, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Appears in Collections:Conference Paper

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
Xu_Area_Measurement_Errors.pdf464.13 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
Open Access Information
Status open access
File Version Version of Record
Access
View full-text via PolyU eLinks SFX Query
Show full item record

Page views

60
Last Week
2
Last month
Citations as of Aug 14, 2022

Downloads

42
Citations as of Aug 14, 2022

Google ScholarTM

Check


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.