Data Processing / Analysis
This page provides useful information for processing and analysis of remote sensing data.

List and links of software tools for imagery analysis

Tools for analyzing satellite imagery (freeware, shareware, and license fees)

Tool Name  Software Publisher  Tool Description  System Requirements
WIM Wimsoft
Tool to visualize and analyze remotely sensed data such as SeaWiFS, CZCS, MODIS-Terra, MODIS-Aqua, GLI, OCTS, NOAA AVHRR, MOS, AMSR-E, QuikSCAT, SSMI and other sensors in many different formats (HDF, CoastWatch, Terascan, ERDAS - LAN, NSIDC, raster, NAVOCEANO, NGSST, etc.). Windows

 SeaDAS NASA
Downlaod
SeaWIFS and MODIS analytical tool Macintosh
UNIX
Linux

 GRASS  GRASS Development Team
Downlaod
GIS system (Geographic Information System) utilized for data management and analysis. Windows
Macintosh
UNIX
Linux

HyperCube USACE
( U.S. Army Corps of Engineers )
Downlaod
Tool for the analysis and display of multispectral and hyperspectral imagery. Sample data and manuals are available. Windows
Macintosh

ENVI
(License Fee)
Research Systems
1) Tool can be used to analyze data in a variety of formats.
2) Cross-platform, written in IDL, customizable, and ability for program creation.
Windows
Macintosh
UNIX
Linux

ERDAS ViewFinder LGGM
(Leica Geosystems GIS & Mapping)
Downlaod
Tool for analyzing 16 bit data, Data transform and Extended image.
Tool can convert data to tiff and IMG formats.
Windows

ERDAS IMAGINE
(License Fee)
LGGM
(Leica Geosystems GIS & Mapping)
Tool for analyzing a variety of data formats and patterns. High degree of data Interchangeability with ArcGIS. Windows
Solaris

IDL
(License Fee)
Research Systems Tool used to analyze and display scientific data. General numeric analytical tool. Cross-platform. Tool is distributed free of charge. Windows
Macintosh
UNIX
Linux


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