Publications about 'phase estimation'


  1. S. Samie Esfahany. Exploitation of distributed scatterers in synthetic aperture radar interferometry. PhD thesis, TUDelft, 2017. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  2. Hayden J. Callow. Signal Processing for Synthetic Aperture Sonar Image Enhancement. PhD thesis, University of Canterbury, 2003. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Autofocus, Phase Gradient Autofocus, Stripmap, Stripmap PGA, Stripmap Phase Gradient Autofocus, SAS, Synthetic Aperture Sonar. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

Articles in journal or book chapters

  1. Hao Zhang and Paco López-Dekker. Persistent Scatterer Densification Through the Application of Capon- and APES-Based SAR Reprocessing Algorithms. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., pp 1-13, 2019. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, PSI, Persistent Scatterer Interferometry, Synthetic aperture radar, Signal resolution, Spatial resolution, Estimation, Dispersion, Jitter, Amplitude and phase estimation (APES), Capon, persistent scatterer (PS) density, PS interferometry (PSI), superresolution (SR).. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  2. Homa Ansari, Francesco De Zan, and Richard Bamler. Efficient Phase Estimation for Interferogram Stacks. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 56(7):4109-4125, July 2018. Keyword(s): maximum likelihood estimation, phase estimation, radar interferometry, remote sensing by radar, synthetic aperture radar, terrain mapping, time series, efficient phase estimation, interferogram stacks, signal decorrelation, SAR interferometry, high-precision deformation, different techniques, short baseline subset, SqueeSAR, CAESAR, overarching schemes, different analysis approaches, deformation estimation, called Eigendecomposition, maximum-likelihood-estimator, Interferometric phase, state-of-the-art techniques, computational estimation efficiency, Sequential Estimator, efficient processing scheme, state-of-the-art approaches, Electromagnetic interference, Time series analysis, Maximum likelihood estimation, Systematics, Synthetic aperture radar, Strain, Big Data, coherence matrix, covariance estimation, differential interferometric synthetic aperture radar, distributed scatterers (DS), efficiency, error analysis, maximum-likelihood estimation, near real-time (NRT) processing. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  3. Homa Ansari, Francesco De Zan, and Richard Bamler. Sequential Estimator: Toward Efficient InSAR Time Series Analysis. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 55(10):5637-5652, October 2017. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, SAR Interferometry, InSAR, differential SAR interferometry, D-InSAR, covariance matrices, data compression, image coding, radar imaging, radar interferometry, synthetic aperture radar, time series, Big Data, InSAR time series analysis, compressed data batch artificial interferograms, data batch compression, data covariance matrix analysis, data reduction, high-precision near-real-time processing, interferometric phase estimation, recursive estimation, sequential estimator, virtual image estimator, wide-swath synthetic aperture radar mission, Coherence, Earth, Maximum likelihood estimation, Monitoring, Synthetic aperture radar, Time series analysis, Big Data, coherence estimation error, data compression, differential interferometric synthetic aperture radar (DInSAR), distributed scatterers, efficiency, error analysis, low-rank approximation, maximum-likelihood estimation (MLE). [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  4. Christophe Magnard, Max Frioud, David Small, Thorsten Brehm, and Erich Meier. Analysis of a Maximum Likelihood Phase Estimation Method for Airborne Multibaseline SAR Interferometry. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 9(3):1072-1085, March 2016. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, SAR Interferometry, InSAR, Multibaseline Interferometry, Ka-band, Airborne SAR, Single-pass Multibaseline Interferometry, airborne radar, image texture, maximum likelihood estimation, millimetre wave radar, motion compensation, phase estimation, radar imaging, radar interferometry, synthetic aperture radar, C2F algorithm, ML method, airborne multibaseline SAR interferometry, calibration steps, coarse-to-fine algorithm, cross-track multibaseline synthetic aperture radar interferometric data, experimental Ka-band multibaseline system, homogeneous texture, imperfect motion compensation, maximum likelihood phase estimation method, noise level, Antenna measurements, Antennas, Calibration, Maximum likelihood estimation, Motion compensation, Phase estimation, Synthetic aperture radar, Interferometry, Ka-band, maximum likelihood (ML), millimeter wave radar, millimeterwave experimental multifrequency polarimetric high-resolution interferometric system (MEMPHIS), multibaseline, phase unwrapping, synthetic aperture radar (SAR). [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  5. Ning Cao, Hyongki Lee, and H. C. Jung. Mathematical Framework for Phase-Triangulation Algorithms in Distributed-Scatterer Interferometry. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 12(9):1838-1842, Sept 2015. Keyword(s): geophysical techniques, mathematical analysis, maximum likelihood estimation, phase estimation, radar interferometry, DS interferometry procedure, coherence-weighted PT, distributed-scatterer interferometry, eigendecomposition-based phase estimator, equal-weighted PT, estimation procedure weight value, least square estimator, mathematical framework, mathematical relation analysis, maximum-likelihood phase estimator, modified PT algorithm, persistent-scatterer interferometry measurement point, phase-triangulation algorithm, published PT method, Coherence, Covariance matrices, Interferometry, Maximum likelihood estimation, Remote sensing, Synthetic aperture radar, Differential interferometric synthetic aperture radar (DInSAR), distributed scatterer (DS) interferometry, persistent scatterer (PS) interferometry (PSI), phase triangulation (PT), synthetic aperture radar (SAR). [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  6. A. E. A. Blomberg, A. Austeng, and Roy E. Hansen. Adaptive Beamforming Applied to a Cylindrical Sonar Array Using an Interpolated Array Transformation. IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering, 37(1):25-34, January 2012. Keyword(s): Synthetic Aperture Sonar, SAS, array signal processing, interpolation, sonar arrays, sonar signal processing, SX90 fish finding sonar, adaptive beamforming, adaptive minimum variance, amplitude estimation, azimuth resolution, cylindrical sonar array, interference rejection, interpolated array transformation, phase estimation, virtual linear array, Array signal processing, Arrays, Covariance matrix, Signal resolution, Sonar applications, Vectors, Adaptive signal processing, array signal processing, beam steering, imaging, sonar, spatial resolution. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  7. Yake Li, Chang Liu, Yanfei Wang, and Qi Wang. A Robust Motion Error Estimation Method Based on Raw Data. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 50(7):2780-2790, 2012. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Autofocus, SAR Autofocus, MoComp, Motion Compensation, curve fitting, geophysical image processing, least squares approximations, motion compensation, radar imaging, remote sensing by radar, synthetic aperture radar, RCMC, aircraft reference track deviations, curve fitting, double phase gradient estimation, filtering method, high order motion errors, high precision navigation system, high resolution airborne SAR systems, high resolution imagery, image processing, image quality, large swath mode, light aircraft SAR platform, motion compensation, motion error estimation method, range cell migration correction, range dependent phase errors, range resolution improvement, raw data, synthetic aperture radar, weighted total least square method, Aircraft, Azimuth, Electronics packaging, Error analysis, Estimation, Robustness, Trajectory, Autofocus, motion error estimation, phase gradient filtering, synthetic aperture radar (SAR), weighted total least square (WTLS) method. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  8. A. Refice, A. Belmonte, F. Bovenga, and G. Pasquariello. On the Use of Anisotropic Covariance Models in Estimating Atmospheric DInSAR Contributions. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 8(2):341-345, March 2011. Keyword(s): DInSAR techniques, anisotropic atmospheric signals, anisotropic covariance models, atmospheric phase delays, atmospheric phase estimation, atmospheric phase screen field, automated methods, computational cost, correlation function parameters, critical sampling conditions, differential interferometric synthetic aperture radar data, kriging reconstruction approaches, persistent scatterer interferometry, sampling density, sparse-grid point-target DInSAR applications, spatial structure, stochastic models, synthetic aperture radar interferograms, atmospheric techniques, radar interferometry, stochastic processes, synthetic aperture radar;. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  9. Paco Lopez-Dekker and Jordi. J. Mallorqui. Capon- and APES-Based SAR Processing: Performance and Practical Considerations. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 48(5):2388-2402, May 2010. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, APES, Amplitude and Phase EStimation, Capon, minimum variance distortionless response, MVDR, Capon Beamforming, Beamforming, geophysical techniques, spectral analysis, synthetic aperture radar, minimum variance method, APES-based SAR processing, spectral-estimation algorithms, synthetic aperture radar, Capon processing chain, chip-image size, resampling factor, diagonal loading, joint-processing approach, Monte Carlo simulations, RADARSAT-2 quad-polarization data, Barcelona, adaptive processing, 2D spectral analysis, Spain, Azimuth, Backpropagation algorithms, Focusing, Covariance matrix, Phase estimation, Tomography, Remote sensing, Laboratories, Microwave communication, Array signal processing, Adaptive processing, synthetic aperture radar, 2-D spectral analysis. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  10. Karlus A. Câmara de Macedo, Rolf Scheiber, and Alberto Moreira. An Autofocus Approach for Residual Motion Errors With Application to Airborne Repeat-Pass SAR Interferometry. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 46(10):3151-3162, October 2008. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Autofocus, Residual Motion Errors, WPCA, Weighted PCA, Weighted Phase Curvature Autofocus, Phase Curvature Autofocus, PCA, Phase Gradient Autofocus, PGA, Repeat-Pass Interferometry, Interferometry, InSAR, D-InSAR, Differential SAR Interferometry, E-SAR, airborne SAR, Baseline Calibration, Tomography, SAR Tomography, deformation, geophysical techniques, synthetic aperture radar, topography (Earth)E-SAR system, German Aerospace Center, airborne repeat-pass SAR Interferometry, autofocus algorithm, autofocus techniques, high-precision navigation system, image processing, interferometric-phase accuracy, phase curvature autofocus, residual motion errors, synthetic-aperture-radar, terrain deformations measurement, weighted least squares phase estimation. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  11. Maxim Neumann, Laurent Ferro-Famil, and Andreas Reigber. Multibaseline Polarimetric SAR Interferometry Coherence Optimization. IEEE Geosci. Remote Sens. Lett., 5(1):93-97, January 2008. Keyword(s): coherence, optimisation, radar interferometry, radar polarimetry, synthetic aperture radar, coherence optimization, multibaseline polarimetric SAR interferometry, scattering mechanism, synthetic aperture radar sensor, Interferometry, L-band, Optimization methods, Phase estimation, Polarimetric synthetic aperture radar, Polarization, Radar scattering, Samarium, Signal resolution, Uncertainty, Coherence optimization, multibaseline (MB), polarimetric synthetic aperture radar interferometry (PolInSAR). [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  12. Robert. L. Morrison, Minh N. Do, and David C. Munson. SAR Image Autofocus By Sharpness Optimization: A Theoretical Study. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 16(9):2309-2321, Sept 2007. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Autofocus, image processing, optimisation, synthetic aperture radar, SAR image autofocus, intensity-squared metric, point-targets image, sharpness optimization, synthetic aperture radar, Demodulation, Electronics packaging, Focusing, Image analysis, Image restoration, Iterative algorithms, Optimization methods, Phase estimation, Radar imaging, Synthetic aperture radar, Autofocus, iterative methods, sharpness optimization, sparsity condition, synthetic aperture radar (SAR), Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence, Computer Simulation, Image Enhancement, Image Interpretation, Computer-Assisted, Models, Theoretical, Pattern Recognition, Automated, Reproducibility of Results, Sensitivity and Specificity. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  13. T. J. Schulz. Optimal Sharpness Function for SAR Autofocus. IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 14(1):27-30, January 2007. Keyword(s): error correction, error statistics, maximum likelihood estimation, radar imaging, synthetic aperture radar, image-domain sharpness function, autofocusing, phase-error correction, synthetic aperture radar imagery, SAR, optimization, statistical estimation, maximum-likelihood estimation, maximum-posterior estimation, intensity-squared sharpness, Layout, Phase estimation, Optimization methods, Synthetic aperture radar, Discrete Fourier transforms, Maximum likelihood estimation, Reflectivity, Error correction, Computer errors, Signal processing, MAP estimation, synthetic aperture radar (SAR). [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  14. Federica Bordoni, Fabrizio Lombardini, Fulvio Gini, and A. Jakobsson. Multibaseline cross-track SAR interferometry using interpolated arrays. IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, 41(4):1473-1482, 2005. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, SAR Tomography, Tomography, Layover, Array Interpolation. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  15. R. Lanari, O. Mora, M. Manunta, J. J. Mallorqui, P. Berardino, and E. Sansosti. A small-baseline approach for investigating deformations on full-resolution differential SAR interferograms. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 42(7):1377-1386, July 2004. Keyword(s): radar resolution, radiowave interferometry, remote sensing by radar, singular value decomposition, synthetic aperture radar, terrain mapping, topography (Earth), DIFSAR interferograms, European Remote Sensing satellites, atmospheric phase artifacts, differential SAR interferometry, digital elevation model, geodetic measurements, ground deformation, large-scale deformations, multilook data, residual phase components, single-look data, singular value decomposition, small-baseline subset, spatial resolutions, synthetic aperture radar, temporal evolution, topographic errors, Buildings, Digital elevation models, Interferometry, Large-scale systems, Phase detection, Phase estimation, Singular value decomposition, Spatial resolution, Synthetic aperture radar, Testing, Ground deformations, SAR, SAR interferometry, synthetic aperture radar. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  16. F. Lombardini, M. Montanari, and F. Gini. Reflectivity estimation for multibaseline interferometric radar imaging of layover extended sources. IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 51(6):1508-1519, June 2003. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Tomography, SAR Tomography, Multi-baseline SAR, Interferometry, SAR Interferometry, AWGN, Monte Carlo methods, amplitude estimation, radar imaging, radiowave interferometry, synthetic aperture radar APES, Capon's approach, InSAR, Monte Carlo simulation, RELAX, SAR, additive white Gaussian noise, amplitude estimation, complex orography, component sinusoidal signal, hybrid spectral estimators, layover extended sources, multibaseline interferometric radar imaging, multibaseline operation, multiplicative complex correlated noise, nonparametric estimators, parametric estimators, reflectivity estimation, spatial frequency estimation, synthetic aperture radar interferometry, terrain height, undistorted multibaseline image formation. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  17. Curtis W. Chen and Howard A. Zebker. Phase unwrapping for large SAR interferograms: statistical segmentation and generalized network models. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 40(8):1709-1719, August 2002. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, phase unwrapping, SNAPHU, geophysical signal processing, image segmentation, optimisation, radar imaging, radiowave interferometry, remote sensing by radar, statistical analysis, synthetic aperture radar, InSAR data, SNAPHU, a posteriori probability, central Alaska, full-size interferograrn, generalized network models, interferometric input data, interferometric synthetic aperture radar data, large SAR interferograms, network-flow, nonlinear solver, phase unwrapping, secondary optimization problem, statistical models, statistical segmentation, statistical-cost network-flow phase-unwrapping algorithm, tile-unwrapping stage, tiles, topographic interferogram, Algorithm design and analysis, Data analysis, Geophysics computing, Partitioning algorithms, Phase estimation, Probability, Synthetic aperture radar interferometry, Two dimensional displays. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  18. Mario Costantini. A novel phase unwrapping method based on network programming. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 36(3):813-821, May 1998. Keyword(s): SAR Processsing, phase unwrapping, SAR Interferometry, InSAR, SAR, geophysical signal processing, geophysical techniques, radar imaging, remote sensing by radar, synthetic aperture radar, SAR interferometry, function reconstruction, geophysical measurement technique, global minimization problem, interferometric SAR, land surface, neighboring pixel, network programming, network structure, phase difference, phase unwrapping method, radar imaging, radar remote sensing, synthetic aperture radar, terrain mapping, Costs, Fast Fourier transforms, Functional programming, Interferometry, Performance evaluation, Phase estimation, Robustness, Synthetic aperture radar, Testing, Two dimensional displays. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  19. Guoliang Jin and Dajun Tang. Uncertainties of differential phase estimation associated with interferometric sonars. Oceanic Engineering, IEEE Journal of, 21(1):53 -63, January 1996. Keyword(s): Applied Physics Laboratory, Benthic Acoustic Measurement System, University of Washington, baseline decorrelation, depth measurement, differential phase estimation, differential phase technique, equivalent noise source, error, excess deviation, flat sandy bottom, grazing angles, instantaneous insonified area, interferometric sonars, interferometric system, multiple bottom scatterers, noise interference, numerical simulations, signal-arrival-angle, speckle phenomena, uncertainties, acoustic noise, acoustic wave interferometry, acoustic wave scattering, bathymetry, correlation theory, digital simulation, measurement errors, phase estimation, sonar;. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  20. Dennis C. Ghiglia and Gary A. Mastin. Two-dimensional phase correction of synthetic-aperture-radar imagery. Opt. Lett., 14(20):1104-1106, October 1989. Keyword(s): SAR processing, Autofocus, Atmospheric turbulence, Coherent systems, Fourier transforms, Phase estimation, Point spread function, Speckle imaging. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  21. Richard M. Goldstein, Howard A. Zebker, and Charles L. Werner. Satellite radar interferometry: Two-dimensional phase unwrapping. Radio Science, 23(4):713-720, 1988. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Phase Unwrapping, Branch-Cut, Branch-Cut Phase Unwrapping, SAR Interferometry, Spaceborne SAR, InSAR, DInSAR, geophysical image processing, geophysical techniques, radar interferometry, synthetic aperture radar. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

Conference articles

  1. D. S. Goshi, Y. Liu, K. Mai, L. Bui, and Y. Shih. A W-band interferometric real-beam scanning FMCW imaging radar. In 2011 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium, pages 1-4, June 2011. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, W-Band, CW radar, FM radar, image enhancement, radar imaging, radar interferometry, synthetic aperture radar, 2D-based image enhancement, 3D volumetric sensor, RF characteristics, W-band interferometric real beam scanning FMCW imaging radar, frequency 10 Hz, height estimation, interferometric SAR radar system, interferometric technique, long post processing time, phase difference measurement, phase estimation measurement, real beam radar image, real time imaging system, Antenna measurements, Apertures, Imaging, Phase measurement, Radar antennas, Radar imaging, FMCW, imaging, interferometric, radar. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  2. Karlus A. Câmara de Macedo, Rolf Scheiber, and Alberto Moreira. An autofocus approach for residual motion errors with application to airborne repeat-pass SAR interferometry. In IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, IGARSS 2007, Barcelona, Spain, pages 4886 - 4889, July 2007. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Autofocus, Residual Motion Errors, WPCA, Weighted PCA, Weighted Phase Curvature Autofocus, Phase Curvature Autofocus, PCA, Phase Gradient Autofocus, PGA, Repeat-Pass Interferometry, Interferometry, E-SAR, airborne SAR, Baseline Calibration, Tomography, SAR Tomography. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  3. F. Bordoni, A. Jakobsson, F. Gini, and F. Lombardini. On the Effects of Nonuniform Sampling for Interferometric Phase Estimation in the Presence of Layover. In Statistical Signal Processing, 2005 IEEE/SP 13th Workshop on, pages 645-650, July 2005. [bibtex-entry]

  4. H.J. Callow, M.P. Hayes, and P.T. Gough. Stripmap phase gradient autofocus. In OCEANS 2003. Proceedings, volume 5, pages 2414-2421, September 2003. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Autofocus, Phase Curvature Autofocus, Phase Gradient Autofocus, PGA, SPGA, Stripmap Phase Gradient Algorithm, Synthetic Aperture Sonar, SAS. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  5. Charles Werner, Urs Wegmuller, Andreas Wiesmann, and Tazio Strozzi. Interferometric point target analysis with JERS-1 L-band SAR data. In Proc. IEEE Int. Geosci. Remote Sens. Symp., volume 7, pages 4359-4361, July 2003. IEEE. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Interferometry, SAR Interferometry, Persistent Scatterer Interferometry, PSI, Interferometric Point Target Analysis, IPTA, L-band, Atmospheric modeling, Deformable models, Phase estimation, Atmosphere, Testing, Surface topography, Azimuth, Remote sensing, Sensor phenomena and characterization, topography, synthetic aperture radar, spaceborne radar, remote sensing by radar, radiowave interferometry, geophysical techniques, subsidence, JERS-1 L-band SAR data, long-term coherence, surface deformation, Koga, Japan,. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  6. Li Liwei, Asif Raza, and Mao Shiyi. Improvement of rank one phase estimation (ROPE) autofocusing technique. In Signal Processing Proceedings, 1998. ICSP '98. 1998 Fourth International Conference on, volume 2, pages 1461-1464, October 1998. [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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