Multisensor validation of tidewater glacier flow fields derived from SAR intensity tracking

  title={Multisensor validation of tidewater glacier flow fields derived from
SAR intensity tracking},
  author={Christoph A Rohner and David L. Small and Daniel Henke and Martin P. L{\"u}thi and Andreas Vieli},
  journal={The Cryosphere Discussions},
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