MODIS is remote sensing data that is stored in the HDF4 file format. Learn how to open and manipulate data stored in the HDF4 file format using open source Python.
New course: Earth Analytics - Spring 2017
A newly designed Earth Systems Analytics course - GEOG 4563 / 5563 is being held this Spring 2017 on the CU Boulder campus. This course fuses key topics related to the grand challenges in science, remote sensing and computationally intensive approaches.
Recent Classroom Modules
Below, is a list of the most recent classroom modules. Classroom modules consist of background materials, readings and student activities. Classroom modules are data intensive, however many contain pre-populated interactive plots and maps that can be used to teach a class without having to actually process data.
Check out the instructor notes to better understand how each lesson can be taught.
MODIS is a satellite remote sensing instrument that collects data daily across the globe at 250-500 m resolution. Learn how to import, clean up and plot MODIS data in Python
Learn how to work with Landsat multi-band raster data stored in .tif format in Python using Rasterio
Recent code tutorials
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