Fading statistics and sensing accuracy of ocean scattered GNSS and altimetry signals

@inproceedings{Gleason2010FadingSA,
  title={Fading statistics and sensing accuracy of ocean scattered GNSS and altimetry signals},
  author={Scott Gleason and Christine Gommenginger and David Cromwell},
  year={2010}
}
This paper starts with a brief review of scattering statistics theory for diffusely scattered radar signals. Following, global navigation satellite systems reflected (GNSS-R) signals are used to demonstrate the results of non-coherent signal averaging on the mean and standard deviation of the signal power fluctuations. The retrieved signal fading statistics of GNSS-R signals detected in low Earth orbit have been analyzed as a function of consecutive uncorrelated measurements (or looks) and… CONTINUE READING
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