Intercomparison and improvement of SAR ocean imaging interaction models

J. A. Johannessen, A. D. Jenkins, O. M. Johannessen, S. Sandven, E. K. Korsbakken, H. A. Espedal, R. Romeiser, P. Brandt, W. R. Alpers, A. Rubino, G. J. Wensink, C. J. Calkoen, C. Mastenbroek, D. R. Lyzenga

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Abstract

This report presents the results of a twelve month study initiated and supported by ESA on SAR imaging of the ocean surface. It was jointly conducted by the Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Center, ARGOSS and the Institute of Oceanography of the University of Hamburg. The objective of the study has been to intercompare and improve SAR retrieval algorithms and interaction models for upper ocean and atmospheric boundary layer applications, in particular for coastal oceans. As such the study is expected to enhance the usefulness of marine SAR imagery for research and practical applications. The study consists of two main phases, namely, a) review of existing algorithms and models; and b) intercomparison and assessment of the models using available data sets.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages1653-1655
Number of pages3
DOIs
StatePublished - 1998
Externally publishedYes
EventProceedings of the 1998 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, IGARSS. Part 1 (of 5) - Seattle, WA, USA
Duration: Jul 6 1998Jul 10 1998

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OtherProceedings of the 1998 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, IGARSS. Part 1 (of 5)
CitySeattle, WA, USA
Period7/6/987/10/98

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science Applications
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)

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