Temperature data from satellite imagery and the distribution of schistosomiasis in Egypt.

@article{Malone1994TemperatureDF,
  title={Temperature data from satellite imagery and the distribution of schistosomiasis in Egypt.},
  author={John B. Malone and O. K. Huh and D P Fehler and Paul A. Wilson and D E Wilensky and Robert A. Holmes and A I Elmagdoub},
  journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  year={1994},
  volume={50 6},
  pages={714-22}
}
Polar orbiting environmental satellites operated by the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration acquire daytime and nighttime thermal infrared measurements of the earth's surface around the world at a spatial resolution of 1.1 km. Day-night pairs of this imagery from the Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR) were processed to produce temperature maximum, temperature minimum, and diurnal temperature difference (dT) maps of the lower Nile River valley. Nile delta subsets… CONTINUE READING