Lithological Mapping Using Aster Data In Kadavur Basin, Karur District, Tamil Nadu

Authors(2) :-Varsha Prem, B. Gurugnanam

ASTER VNIR - SWIR bands are used for the identification of rocks. Among the developed techniques of ASTER data analysis PCA technique is found to be useful for the identification of rocks. Analysis of ASTER data by using PCA, the band combinations of 8, 4 and 1 provides different tonal variations in different lithology. By using this band combinations in the Kadavur basin helps to identify the Anorthosite rocks. Thereby, ASTER data shows its potential in the discrimination of Anorthosite rock in Kadavur basin, Karur district, Tamil Nadu.

Authors and Affiliations

Varsha Prem
The Gandhigram Rural Institute, Deemed To Be University, Chinnalapatti, Tamil Nadu, India
B. Gurugnanam
The Gandhigram Rural Institute, Deemed To Be University, Chinnalapatti, Tamil Nadu, India

ASTER, PCA, Anorthosite, Kadavur

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 4 | Issue 2 | January-February 2018
Date of Publication : 2018-02-28
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 156-160
Manuscript Number : IJSRST184155
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X

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Varsha Prem, B. Gurugnanam, " Lithological Mapping Using Aster Data In Kadavur Basin, Karur District, Tamil Nadu", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 4, Issue 2, pp.156-160, January-February-2018.
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