Review article Synthetic aperture radar (SAR) frequency and polarization requirements for applications in ecology, geology, hydrology, and oceanography: A tabular status quo after SIR-C/X-SAR

  title={Review article Synthetic aperture radar (SAR) frequency and polarization requirements for applications in ecology, geology, hydrology, and oceanography: A tabular status quo after SIR-C/X-SAR},
  author={Christiane Schmullius and Diane L. Evans},
  journal={International Journal of Remote Sensing},
Abstract The Spaceborne Imaging Radar-C, X-Band Synthetic Aperture Radar (SIR-C/X-SAR) was the first multi-frequency and multi-polarization SAR system to be launched into space. SIR-C/X-SAR imaged over 300 sites around the Earth returning 143 terabits of data. There has been a tremendous advancement of knowledge in the field of radar remote sensing accomplished in the last two years, as well as verification of earlier findings since the two successful SIR-C/X-SAR missions. This review article… Expand
Tabular summary of SIR-C/X-SAR results: synthetic aperture radar frequency and polarization requirements for applications in ecology and hydrology
  • C. Schmullius, D. Evans
  • Computer Science
  • IGARSS'97. 1997 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium Proceedings. Remote Sensing - A Scientific Vision for Sustainable Development
  • 1997
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