Phased Array Radar Polarimetry for Weather Sensing: A Theoretical Formulation for Bias Corrections

@article{Zhang2009PhasedAR,
  title={Phased Array Radar Polarimetry for Weather Sensing: A Theoretical Formulation for Bias Corrections},
  author={Guifu Zhang and Richard Doviak and Dusan Zrnic and Jerry Crain and David Staiman and Yasser Al-Rashid},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing},
  year={2009},
  volume={47},
  pages={3679-3689}
}
It is becoming widely accepted that radar polarimetry provides accurate and informative weather measurements, while phased-array technology can shorten data updating time. In this paper, a theory of phased array radar (PAR) polarimetry is developed to establish the relation between electric fields at the antenna of the PAR and the fields in a resolution volume filled with hydrometeors. It is shown that polarimetric measurements with an electronically steered beam can cause measurement biases… CONTINUE READING
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