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SAR monitoring of suburban areas based on an electromagnetic scattering model

Guida, R, Iodice, A and Riccio, D (2009) SAR monitoring of suburban areas based on an electromagnetic scattering model In: International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2009-07-12 - 2009-07-17, Cape Town.

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Abstract

Cylindrical-shape tanks are typical of any suburban area and often contain dangerous gases or fluids. In this paper, we suggest a way to monitor them by means of high resolution Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) images and a scattering model able to quantitatively consider how the radar signal interacts with this kind of structures and how they appear m the SAR images. Adopting the model, geometrical information as the tank height is retrieved from the SAR images m a non-conventional way that is exploiting the information content contained m the double reflection contribution to the radar cross section. Results are compared with more traditional methods and discussed.

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Divisions: Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Electronic Engineering > Surrey Space Centre
Depositing User: Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited: 13 Jul 2012 13:39
Last Modified: 23 Sep 2013 19:27
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/533333

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