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Inter-Operational Tool for Temporal-Spatial Data Analysis in Multi-Dimensional Data Format (.mdd)

ZHANG Lifu1SUN Xuejian*1ZHANG Xia1WANG Nan1ZHANG Mingyue1,2LIN Yukun1,2HUANG Hai1CEN Yi1HUANG Changping1YANG Hang1ZHANG Hongming1LIU Jia1TONG Qingxi1
1Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing100101,China2University of Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100049


Published:Jun. 2017

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Key Words:

MDD,data format,multi-dimensional data,remote sensing,software,Journal of Remote Sensing


Earth observation remote sensing data are so comprehensive, including time series, spatial scale series, multiple bands series. In order to make the data easily to be accessed and inter-operated, a new data format was developed, which is recorded as .mdd (Multi-Dimensional Data Format). The MDD data format records data covering remote sensing pixels, bands, spectrums with temporal specifications with a group of data formats including TSB (Temporal Sequential in Band), TSP (Temporal Sequential in Pixel), TIB (Temporal Interleaved by Band), TIP (Temporal Interleaved by Pixel) and TIS (Temporal Interleaved by Spectrum). The Inter-operational tool for temporal-spatial data analysis in Multi-Dimension Data Format (.mdd), also called as MARS (Multi-dimensional Analysis system of Remote Sensing V1.0), provides the functions of the .mdd data format conversions to/from Landsat (.tif), MODIS (.hdf), ENVI (.img), reprocessing, classification and analysis.

Foundation Item:

National Natural Science Foundation of China (41072248)

Data Citation:

ZHANG Lifu,SUN Xuejian*,ZHANG Xia,WANG Nan,ZHANG Mingyue,LIN Yukun,HUANG Hai,CEN Yi,HUANG Changping,YANG Hang,ZHANG Hongming,LIU Jia,TONG Qingxi.2017.Inter-Operational Tool for Temporal-Spatial Data Analysis in Multi-Dimensional Data Format (.mdd) ( MDD_MARS1.0 ) ,Global Change Research Data Publishing & Repository,DOI:10.3974/geodb.2017.02.20.V1

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