AN IMPROVED SCHEME FOR PARAMETER ESTIMATION OF G° DISTRIBUTION MODEL IN HIGH-RESOLUTION SAR IMAGES

@article{Cheng2013ANIS,
  title={AN IMPROVED SCHEME FOR PARAMETER ESTIMATION OF G° DISTRIBUTION MODEL IN HIGH-RESOLUTION SAR IMAGES},
  author={Jianghua Cheng and Gui Gao and Wenxia Ding and Xishu Ku and Jixiang Sun},
  journal={Progress in Electromagnetics Research-pier},
  year={2013},
  volume={134},
  pages={23-46}
}
Statistical modeling of Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) images is of great importance for speckle noise flltering, target detection and classiflcation, etc. Moreover, it can provide a comprehensive understanding of terrain electromagnetics scattering mechanism. Over the past three decades, many sophisticated models have been developed for SAR images, such as Rayleigh, Gamma, K and G etc. The G 0 distribution is a special form of the G model, which can model the speckle ∞uctuations of many… 
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