Mapping from Above: Remote Sensing in Geology

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PhD candidate studying the interplay of modern technology and traditional field techniques.


Multi-spectral imagery has allowed for geologic mapping and exploration to be performed in the lab.

Traditionally, geologic mapping has been performed by traversing the region of interest on foot and recording the orientations and types of rock exposed. While this is still a indispensable aspect ...