Raster processing using Python Tools

This lesson is a template for creating geohackweek lessons.

It is based on the lesson template used in Data Carpentry and Software Carpentry workshops,

Schedule

13:30 Introduction: Working with Raster Data What is a raster?
What sorts of information does a raster typically model?
What are the major charateristics of a raster dataset?
What assumptions does the format imply?
13:45 Using GDAL What functionality does GDAL offer?
What raster dataset formats are supported?
How do I interact with raster data within a python program?
14:15 Efficient raster computation with PyGeoProcessing What problems can PyGeoProcessing address?
When might PyGeoProcessing be helpful?
15:00 Finish