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Applicability of Green-Red Vegetation Index for Remote Sensing of Vegetation Phenology
We evaluated the use of the Green-Red Vegetation Index (GRVI) as a phenological indicator based on multiyear stand-level observations of spectral reflectance and phenology at several representativeExpand
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Reflectance and transmittance spectra of leaves and shoots of 22 vascular plant species and reflectance spectra of trunks and branches of 12 tree species in Japan
This data paper reports spectral reflectance and transmittance data of leaves from 21 terrestrial vascular plant species (seven herbaceous, and 14 broadleaf and long-needle coniferous tree species)Expand
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Evaluation of optical satellite remote sensing for rice paddy phenology in monsoon Asia using a continuous in situ dataset
In monsoon Asia, optical satellite remote sensing for rice paddy phenology suffers from atmospheric contaminations mainly due to frequent cloud cover. We evaluated the quality of satellite remoteExpand
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Potential of high-resolution ALOS–PALSAR mosaic texture for aboveground forest carbon tracking in tropical region
Abstract Estimating accurate aboveground forest carbon stocks (AFCS) is always challenging in tropical regions due to the complex mosaic of forest structure and species diversity. This studyExpand
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Analysis of Urban Areas Affected by the 2011 Off the Pacific Coast of Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami With L-Band SAR Full-Polarimetric Mode
The 2011 off the Pacific coast of Tohoku earthquake was observed using phased array type L-band synthetic aperture radar (PALSAR) and polarimetric and interferometric airborne synthetic apertureExpand
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Comparative Assessment of Supervised Classifiers for Land Use–Land Cover Classification in a Tropical Region Using Time-Series PALSAR Mosaic Data
Numerous classification algorithms have been proposed to create accurate classification maps using optical remote sensing data. However, few comparative studies evaluate the performance ofExpand
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The tropical forest in south east Asia: Monitoring and scenario modeling using synthetic aperture radar data
Tropical forests play a major role in storing large carbon stocks and regulating energy, and water fluxes, but such forest cover is decreasing rapidly in spite of the policy attention on reducingExpand
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Using time series PALSAR gamma nought mosaics for automatic detection of tropical deforestation: A test study in Riau, Indonesia
Abstract This study intended to demonstrate the effectiveness of phased array type L-band synthetic aperture radar (PALSAR) time series mosaics for automatic detection of tropical deforestation inExpand
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In situ examination of the relationship between various vegetation indices and canopy phenology in an evergreen coniferous forest, Japan
We examined the relationship between four vegetation indices and tree canopy phenology in an evergreen coniferous forest in Japan based on observations made using a spectral radiometer and a digitalExpand
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SAR interferometry using ALOS-2 PALSAR-2 data for the Mw 7.8 Gorkha, Nepal earthquake
The Advanced Land Observing Satellite-2 (ALOS-2, “DAICHI-2”) has been observing Nepal with the Phased Array type L-band Synthetic Aperture Radar-2 (PALSAR-2) in response to an emergency request fromExpand
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