Correlation Based Imaging for Rotating Satellites

@article{Leibovich2021CorrelationBI,
  title={Correlation Based Imaging for Rotating Satellites},
  author={Matan Leibovich and George C. Papanicolaou and Chrysoula Tsogka},
  journal={SIAM J. Imaging Sci.},
  year={2021},
  volume={14},
  pages={271-303}
}
We consider imaging of fast moving small objects in space, such as low earth orbit satellites, which are also rotating around a fixed axis. The imaging system consists of ground based, asynchronous sources of radiation and several passive receivers above the dense atmosphere. We use the cross-correlation of the received signals to reduce distortions from ambient medium fluctuations. Imaging with correlations also has the advantage of not requiring any knowledge about the probing pulse and… 

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