Publications of Shaun Quegan

Articles in journal or book chapters

  1. Shaun Quegan and M.R. Lomas. The Interaction Between Faraday Rotation and System Effects in Synthetic Aperture Radar Measurements of Backscatter and Biomass. Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on, 53(8):4299-4312, August 2015. Keyword(s): Faraday effect, backscatter, geophysical techniques, synthetic aperture radar, European space agency BIOMASS mission, P-band radar, backscatter synthetic aperture radar measurement, biomass estimation error, biomass synthetic aperture radar measurement, channel imbalance deviation magnitude, distortion term amplitude, distortion term phase, faraday rotation, first-order analysis, long-wavelength space-based radar, polarimetric backscattering coefficient, polarimetric scattering matrix measurement, power-law relation, signal-to-noise ratio, stringent condition, system distortion, Backscatter, Biomass, Crosstalk, Distortion measurement, Faraday effect, Noise, Scattering, Biomass, Faraday rotation, calibration, long-wavelength radar, polarimetric measurements, system distortion. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  2. P. M. L. Drezet and S. Quegan. Environmental effects on the interferometric repeat-pass coherence of forests. IEEE_J_GRS, 44(4):825-837, April 2006. Keyword(s): backscatter, dielectric properties, forestry, radiowave interferometry, remote sensing by radar, synthetic aperture radar, vegetation mapping, C-band one-day tandem coherence measurement, SAR, dielectric backscattering coefficient, environmental effects, forest canopy coherence, interferometric repeat-pass coherence, moisture conditions, moisture fluctuations, soil moisture, soil-vegetation-atmosphere transfer model, synthetic aperature radar, vegetation, wind conditions, Backscatter, Coherence, Coupled mode analysis, Dielectric measurements, Fluctuations, Moisture measurement, Predictive models, Satellites, Soil measurements, Wind, Coherence, dielectric, dynamic, forest, multitemporal, synthetic aperature radar (SAR), vegetation. [bibtex-entry]

  3. J.L. Gomez-Dans, S. Quegan, and J.C. Bennett. Indoor C-band polarimetric interferometry observations of a mature wheat canopy. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 44(4):768-777, April 2006. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, SAR Tomography, Tomography, 2D scan, HH polarization, VH polarization, VV polarization, crop height retrieval, ground-based synthetic aperture radar, incidence angle, indoor C-band polarimetric interferometry observation, polarimetric coherence optimization, polarimetric tomography, polarization synthesis, unconstrained coherence optimization, vegetation monitoring, wheat canopy, crops, radar polarimetry, radiowave interferometry, remote sensing by radar, synthetic aperture radar, vegetation mapping;. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  4. Shaun Quegan. A unified algorithm for phase and cross-talk calibration of polarimetric data-theory and observations. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 32(1):89-99, January 1994. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Polarimetry, Polarimetric Calibration, calibration, geophysical techniques, polarimetry, remote sensing, remote sensing by radar, MAESTRO campaign, agriculture, cross-polarized backscattering coefficient, cross-talk calibration, geophysical measurement technique, land surface SAR radar imaging, linear distortion model, minimum least squares, observation, phase, polarimetry, polarisation, scattering matrix, synthetic aperture radar, theory, unified algorithm, Backscatter, Calibration, Covariance matrix, Crosstalk, Data mining, Equations, Layout, Phase distortion, Scattering, System testing. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  5. D. Blacknell, A. Freeman, S. Quegan, I.A. Ward, I.P. Finley, C.J. Oliver, R.G. White, and J.W. Wood. Geometric accuracy in airborne SAR images. Aerospace and Electronic Systems, IEEE Transactions on, 25(2):241-258, March 1989. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Airborne SAR, Motion Compensation, Motion Errors, Residual Motion Errors, aircraft instrumentation, microwave imaging, position measurement, radar, X-band, airborne SAR images, autofocus, azimuth processing, azimuthal positioning accuracy, defocusing, geometric accuracy, microwave imaging, range positioning accuracy, synthetic aperture radar. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

Conference articles

  1. Paco López-Dekker, Francesco De Zan, Thomas Borner, Marwan Younis, K. Papathanassiou, T. Guardabrazo, V. Bourlon, S. Ramongassie, N. Taveneau, Lars Ulander, D. Murdin, N. Rogers, Shaun Quegan, and R. Franco. BIOMASS end-to-end mission performance simulator. In Proc. IEEE Int. Geosci. Remote Sens. Symp., pages 4249-4252, July 2011. Keyword(s): BIOMASS, P-band synthetic aperture radar, end-to-end mission performance simulator, fully quad-polarized image data acquistion, interferometric mode, module functional description, system architecture, data acquisition, radar imaging, radar interferometry, radar polarimetry, remote sensing by radar, vegetation, vegetation mapping. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

Internal reports

  1. Shaun Quegan, Thuy Le Toan, Jérôme Chave, Jorgen Dall, Konstantinos P. Papathanassiou, Fabio Rocca, Lars Ulander, and Mathew Williams. Report for Mission Selection: Biomass. Technical report SP-1324/1 (3 volume series), ESA, Noordwijk, The Netherlands, May 2012. Keyword(s): BIOMASS, BIOMASS MISSION, ESA, European Space Agency, P-Band, Spaceborne SAR, SAR. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]



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Author: Othmar Frey, Earth Observation and Remote Sensing, Institute of Environmental Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology - ETH Zurich .

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