Journal of Terrestrial Observation (JTO)
The Journal of Terrestrial Observation (JTO) is a quarterly, scholarly, peer-reviewed journal affiliated with the Purdue Terrestrial Observatory (PTO). The observatory project involves 30 faculty investigators from 20 departments within six schools at Purdue University. This important, timely Journal will be published simultaneously by Purdue University Press as a full-color, 96-page hardcopy journal and Web-based e-journal. JTO’s unique mission will be to examine the multi-disciplinary theories, models, technologies, and applications associated with earth observation in the broadest sense. The Journal will cover a wide range of topics including satellite remote sensing, aircraft reconnaissance, and proximate sensing utilizing in situ instrumentation. Periodic special issues devoted to specific emerging technologies and unique applications will accept both invited and openly-solicited articles for review. Journal of Terrestrial Observation is available free of charge as an Open Access journal on the Internet. Articles available in PDF format.