Applied Remote Sensing with Google Earth Engine

Google Earth Engine is a cloud-based platform that enables large-scale processing of satellite imagery to detect changes, map trends, and quantify differences on the Earth’s surface. This 2-day intensive course gives the participants practical skills to use the platform effectively for their remote sensing projects.


2 Days (16 Hours)


  • Familiarity with remote sensing concepts

Learning Outcomes

  • Implement remote sensing workflows in Earth Engine.
  • Scale your analysis to large regions and over long periods of time.
  • Build interactive apps for data exploration.

Course Outline

Day 1

  • Introduction to Google Earth Engine
  • Introduction to the Code Editor
  • Fundamentals of Javascript programming
  • Working with Image Collections
  • Image Processing
  • Import/Export
  • Parallel computing with Map/Reduce

Day 2

  • Introduction to Supervised Classification
  • Classifying images
  • Classifying tables
  • Accuracy Assessment
  • Change Detection
  • Building User Interfaces in Earth Engine
  • Programming tips

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