Green, William B. Digital Image Processing: A Systems Approach. 2nd ed. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1989. The focus of this book is image processing as applied to spacecraft imaging. Includes examples from Landsat, Voyager, and Viking. The discussions of computer hardware are long out of date.
Jahne, Bernd. Practical Handbook on Image Processing for Scientific Applications. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 1997. Focuses on image acquisition and analysis for scientific research. Full of useful hints for programmers.
Russ, John C. The Image Processing Handbook. 2nd. ed. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 1994. Probably the most comprehensive non-mathematical work on image processing in science applications in fields like materials science and biology, but an excellent source of ideas for astronomy. Heavily illustrated.
Sanchez, Julio, and Maria P. Canton. Space Image Processing. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 1998. This book is about the acquisition and processing of images from spacecraft, with a primary focus on sensors operating from Earth orbit. Among the topics covered are geodesy, multispec-tral analysis, and data formats. Includes program code in C++ and a CD-ROM with source code.
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