Remote Sensing

(The H4-Index of Remote Sensing is 84. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Reconstructing Three Decades of Land Use and Land Cover Changes in Brazilian Biomes with Landsat Archive and Earth Engine644
Applications of Remote Sensing in Precision Agriculture: A Review468
Recent Advances of Hyperspectral Imaging Technology and Applications in Agriculture447
A Real-Time Apple Targets Detection Method for Picking Robot Based on Improved YOLOv5354
Sentinel-2 Data for Land Cover/Use Mapping: A Review325
Vision Transformers for Remote Sensing Image Classification283
Digital Twin Technology Challenges and Applications: A Comprehensive Review254
Land Cover Classification using Google Earth Engine and Random Forest Classifier—The Role of Image Composition253
Annual Time Series of Global VIIRS Nighttime Lights Derived from Monthly Averages: 2012 to 2019244
SAR Ship Detection Dataset (SSDD): Official Release and Comprehensive Data Analysis228
Spatial-Spectral Transformer for Hyperspectral Image Classification216
Deep Learning for Land Use and Land Cover Classification Based on Hyperspectral and Multispectral Earth Observation Data: A Review206
Review of Image Classification Algorithms Based on Convolutional Neural Networks201
Object-Oriented LULC Classification in Google Earth Engine Combining SNIC, GLCM, and Machine Learning Algorithms175
Recent Applications of Landsat 8/OLI and Sentinel-2/MSI for Land Use and Land Cover Mapping: A Systematic Review161
LS-SSDD-v1.0: A Deep Learning Dataset Dedicated to Small Ship Detection from Large-Scale Sentinel-1 SAR Images155
A Technical Study on UAV Characteristics for Precision Agriculture Applications and Associated Practical Challenges149
Deep Learning-Based Change Detection in Remote Sensing Images: A Review147
Remote Sensing in Agriculture—Accomplishments, Limitations, and Opportunities143
LiCSAR: An Automatic InSAR Tool for Measuring and Monitoring Tectonic and Volcanic Activity137
Sentinel-1 SAR Backscatter Analysis Ready Data Preparation in Google Earth Engine137
Vertical Accuracy of Freely Available Global Digital Elevation Models (ASTER, AW3D30, MERIT, TanDEM-X, SRTM, and NASADEM)134
Flash Flood Susceptibility Modeling Using New Approaches of Hybrid and Ensemble Tree-Based Machine Learning Algorithms131
A Wheat Spike Detection Method in UAV Images Based on Improved YOLOv5129
Quad-FPN: A Novel Quad Feature Pyramid Network for SAR Ship Detection128
Lite-YOLOv5: A Lightweight Deep Learning Detector for On-Board Ship Detection in Large-Scene Sentinel-1 SAR Images123
Predicting and Mapping of Soil Organic Carbon Using Machine Learning Algorithms in Northern Iran123
A Review of Advanced Technologies and Development for Hyperspectral-Based Plant Disease Detection in the Past Three Decades122
Garlic and Winter Wheat Identification Based on Active and Passive Satellite Imagery and the Google Earth Engine in Northern China122
Machine Learning Classification of Mediterranean Forest Habitats in Google Earth Engine Based on Seasonal Sentinel-2 Time-Series and Input Image Composition Optimisation119
BiFA-YOLO: A Novel YOLO-Based Method for Arbitrary-Oriented Ship Detection in High-Resolution SAR Images119
Identification of Groundwater Potential Zones Using Remote Sensing and GIS Techniques: A Case Study of the Shatt Al-Arab Basin116
Real-Time Underwater Maritime Object Detection in Side-Scan Sonar Images Based on Transformer-YOLOv5113
Comparison of Object Detection and Patch-Based Classification Deep Learning Models on Mid- to Late-Season Weed Detection in UAV Imagery111
Improved Transformer Net for Hyperspectral Image Classification110
CA-Markov Chain Analysis of Seasonal Land Surface Temperature and Land Use Land Cover Change Using Optical Multi-Temporal Satellite Data of Faisalabad, Pakistan110
Global Mangrove Extent Change 1996–2020: Global Mangrove Watch Version 3.0110
Status of Phenological Research Using Sentinel-2 Data: A Review109
Spatial Variability and Temporal Heterogeneity of Surface Urban Heat Island Patterns and the Suitability of Local Climate Zones for Land Surface Temperature Characterization109
Deep Learning-Based Semantic Segmentation of Urban Features in Satellite Images: A Review and Meta-Analysis109
A Survey on Deep Learning-Based Change Detection from High-Resolution Remote Sensing Images108
Object Detection and Image Segmentation with Deep Learning on Earth Observation Data: A Review—Part II: Applications106
Hand Gestures Recognition Using Radar Sensors for Human-Computer-Interaction: A Review105
Efficient Transformer for Remote Sensing Image Segmentation104
Computer Vision, IoT and Data Fusion for Crop Disease Detection Using Machine Learning: A Survey and Ongoing Research104
Optimization of Computational Intelligence Models for Landslide Susceptibility Evaluation103
Sensors, Features, and Machine Learning for Oil Spill Detection and Monitoring: A Review103
Estimating the Characteristic Spatiotemporal Variation in Habitat Quality Using the InVEST Model—A Case Study from Guangdong–Hong Kong–Macao Greater Bay Area103
A Decade of Modern Bridge Monitoring Using Terrestrial Laser Scanning: Review and Future Directions102
Land Use/Land Cover Changes and Their Driving Factors in the Northeastern Tibetan Plateau Based on Geographical Detectors and Google Earth Engine: A Case Study in Gannan Prefecture102
Accuracy Assessment in Convolutional Neural Network-Based Deep Learning Remote Sensing Studies—Part 1: Literature Review102
CoralTemp and the Coral Reef Watch Coral Bleaching Heat Stress Product Suite Version 3.1102
A Review of Remote Sensing for Water Quality Retrieval: Progress and Challenges102
A Review of GPR Application on Transport Infrastructures: Troubleshooting and Best Practices102
A Systematic Literature Review on Crop Yield Prediction with Deep Learning and Remote Sensing97
CloudScout: A Deep Neural Network for On-Board Cloud Detection on Hyperspectral Images97
A Systematic Review of Landsat Data for Change Detection Applications: 50 Years of Monitoring the Earth96
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) Pollution Monitoring with Sentinel-5P Satellite Imagery over Europe during the Coronavirus Pandemic Outbreak95
Wheat Yellow Rust Detection Using UAV-Based Hyperspectral Technology95
A Review of Multi-Sensor Fusion SLAM Systems Based on 3D LIDAR95
Swin-Transformer-Enabled YOLOv5 with Attention Mechanism for Small Object Detection on Satellite Images94
Progress and Trends in the Application of Google Earth and Google Earth Engine94
A Warming Mediterranean: 38 Years of Increasing Sea Surface Temperature92
Automated Production of a Land Cover/Use Map of Europe Based on Sentinel-2 Imagery92
On the Performance of One-Stage and Two-Stage Object Detectors in Autonomous Vehicles Using Camera Data92
Understanding Spatio-Temporal Patterns of Land Use/Land Cover Change under Urbanization in Wuhan, China, 2000–201992
GIS-Based Machine Learning Algorithms for Gully Erosion Susceptibility Mapping in a Semi-Arid Region of Iran91
UAV-Based Forest Health Monitoring: A Systematic Review91
Improving YOLOv5 with Attention Mechanism for Detecting Boulders from Planetary Images90
HRCNet: High-Resolution Context Extraction Network for Semantic Segmentation of Remote Sensing Images90
Global 10 m Land Use Land Cover Datasets: A Comparison of Dynamic World, World Cover and Esri Land Cover90
Global Monitoring of the Vegetation Dynamics from the Vegetation Optical Depth (VOD): A Review89
Effect of Attention Mechanism in Deep Learning-Based Remote Sensing Image Processing: A Systematic Literature Review89
Application of Combining YOLO Models and 3D GPR Images in Road Detection and Maintenance88
Transformer Neural Network for Weed and Crop Classification of High Resolution UAV Images88
Transformer Meets Convolution: A Bilateral Awareness Network for Semantic Segmentation of Very Fine Resolution Urban Scene Images88
Development and Performance Evaluation of a Very Low-Cost UAV-Lidar System for Forestry Applications88
Investigating Detection of Floating Plastic Litter from Space Using Sentinel-2 Imagery87
A Review of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Low-Altitude Remote Sensing (UAV-LARS) Use in Agricultural Monitoring in China87
Fully Convolutional Neural Network for Rapid Flood Segmentation in Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery85
Rice Crop Detection Using LSTM, Bi-LSTM, and Machine Learning Models from Sentinel-1 Time Series85
Spatiotemporal Variation of Vegetation on the Qinghai–Tibet Plateau and the Influence of Climatic Factors and Human Activities on Vegetation Trend (2000–2019)84
YOLO-Fine: One-Stage Detector of Small Objects Under Various Backgrounds in Remote Sensing Images84
Digital Ecosystems for Developing Digital Twins of the Earth: The Destination Earth Case84