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Magnard, C; Frey, O; Rüegg, M; Meier, E (2008). Improved airborne SAR data processing by blockwise focusing, mosaicking and geocoding. In: Informationstechnische Gesellschaft im VDE,. EUSAR 2008. Berlin, 375-378. ISBN 978-3-8007-3084-1.

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Standard focusing of SAR data assumes a straight recording track of the sensor platform. Small non-linearities of airborne platform are corrected for during a motion compensation step while keeping the assumption of a stripmap geometry. In the case of high resolution and high frequency SAR systems, the navigation data may not be accurate enough to perform such a motion compensation; SAR systems mounted on small aircrafts or drones flying at low altitude do not follow a straight track but one dependent on topography and atmospheric conditions. We present a blockwise focusing, mosaicking and geocoding method which allows processing such data. For the experiments, MEMPHIS and E-SAR data were used.

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Contributors:Informationstechnische Gesellschaft im VDE (ITG), Deutsche Forschungsanstalt für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), European Aeronautic Defense and Space Company (EADS), Forschungsgesellschaft für Angewandte Naturwissenschaften (FGAN)
Item Type:Book Section, not refereed, original work
Communities & Collections:07 Faculty of Science > Institute of Geography
DDC:910 Geography & travel
Language:English
Date:2008
Deposited On:14 Nov 2008 09:20
Last Modified:14 Nov 2014 07:09
Publisher:VDE Verlag
Number:1-4
ISBN:978-3-8007-3084-1
Additional Information:7th European Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar, June 2-5 2008, Friedrichshafen
Official URL:http://www.vde-verlag.de/data/prcd.php?docid=453084279&loc=de
Related URLs:http://www.vde-verlag.de/data/buecher.php?action=bookdetail&vertriebsnr=453084&rubrik=Proceedings&sort=ERSCHJAHR&direction=DESC&pg=1 (Publisher)

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