About the Book :
This work focuses on importance of Remote Sensing Techniques of acquisition, analysis and interpretation of Geographical Information in Regional Studies. These modern techniques fall within the ambit of Developmental Studies. The author Chooses study areas exhibiting different types of landforms with different types of landforms with different regional set up viz. the Himalayan foothills, Rishikesh Hardwar region a typical plateau region of Sambalpur District, and Mahanadi Delhi along with it's adjoining coastal plain facing Bay of Bengal.
About Author :
Ranjit Kumar Banerjee, M. Sc. Ph. D. (University of Colcutta) is one of the senior geographers of India with specialisation in Thematic Cartography and Mapping. He joined The National Atlas and Thematic Mapping Organisation, (NATMO), Government of India 1958, and retired as Joint Director in 1993.
Bireswar Banerjee is a renowned geographer of international celebrity. He is the first to obtain D. Lit. Degree (University of Calcutta) from India. He is well versed in various branches of Geographical sciences particularly in the field of Social and Cultural Geography, Environmental Geography of Social Well being, Economic Geography, Regional Development and Planning. He is presently as UGC Project Coordinator (as retired Professor), University of Calcutta, Calcutta.