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|10:30||Introduction: Working with Raster Data|
|10:35||Geospatial Concepts: Raster Data||
What is a raster?
What sorts of information does a raster typically model?
What are the major characteristics of a raster dataset?
What assumptions does the format imply?
|10:40||Encodings, Formats and Libraries||What sorts of formats are available for representing raster datasets?|
|10:45||Working with Raster Datasets||
How can I extract pixel values from a raster dataset?
How might I write pixel values out to a new raster file?
What raster dataset formats (reading and writing) are supported?
|11:30||Rainier DEM Example||How can I work with rasters from different sources, with different projection, extent, resolution, etc.?|