A comparison between London and Baghdad surface urban heat islands and possible engineering mitigation solutions
Ali, Jasim M.
Smith, Martin J.
- Publisher: Elsevier
urban remote sensing, spatial change, surface urban heat island, land cover, spectral indices, mitigation strategies
This study adopts remote sensing techniques to compare the Surface urban Heat Island (SUHI) in Bagh-dad and London as they represent different climatic conditions, natural environments and levels of urbandevelopment. It tests the reported correlation of land surface tem...