Vertical structure of vegetated land surfaces from interferometric and polarimetric radar

  title={Vertical structure of vegetated land surfaces from interferometric and polarimetric radar},
  author={Robert N. Treuhaft and Paul R. Siqueira},
  journal={Radio Science},
  pages={141 - 177}
This paper describes the estimation of parameters characterizing the vertical structure of vegetated land surfaces, from combined interferometric and polarimetric radar data. Physical models expressing radar observations in terms of parameters describing vegetated land surfaces are the foundation for parameter estimation techniques. Defining a general complex cross correlation enables the unified development of models for interferometry and polarimetry, including polarimetric interferometry… 


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