Publications about 'Range Resolution'


  1. Albert Monteith. Temporal Characteristics of Boreal Forest Radar Measurements. PhD thesis, Chalmers University of Technology, 2020. Keyword(s): SAR Tomography, BorealScat. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  2. Richard T. Lord. Aspects of Stepped-Frequency Processing for Low-Frequency SAR Systems. PhD thesis, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, South Africa, 2000. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Stepped-Frequency Processing, RFI Suppression, Low-Frequency SAR, Wideband SAR. [Abstract] [Comments] [bibtex-entry]

Articles in journal or book chapters

  1. N. J. Marechal, S. S. Osofsky, and R. M. Bloom. Demonstration of W-band SAR Imagery with a Ground Based System Having 7.5 GHz of Bandwidth Obtained with a Stepped Chirp Waveform. IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, 49(4):2522-2532, October 2013. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, W-Band, airborne radar, ground penetrating radar, microwave imaging, millimetre wave imaging, millimetre wave radar, radar antennas, radar detection, radar imaging, radar interferometry, radar resolution, synthetic aperture radar, terrain mapping, airborne high resolution imaging, azimuth resolution, bandwidth 7.5 GHz, data collection, frequency 95 GHz, ground-based security application, ground-based synthetic aperture radar, mapping system, radar antenna, radar detection, repeat pass interferometric SAR, stepped chirp waveform, terrain mapping, w-band SAR imagery, Azimuth, Bandwidth, Image resolution, Radar imaging, Rails, Synthetic aperture radar. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  2. 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]

  3. Alexander Schunert and Uwe Soergel. Grouping of Persistent Scatterers in high-resolution SAR data of urban scenes. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 73(0):80 - 88, 2012. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Interferometry, SAR Interferometry, InSAR, Persistent Scatterer Interferometry, PSI, TerraSAR-X, Spaceborne SAR, Urban, Grouping. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  4. Viet Thuy Vu, Thomas K. Sjogren, and Mats I. Pettersson. On Synthetic Aperture Radar Azimuth and Range Resolution Equations. IEEE Trans. Aerosp. Electron. Syst., 48(2):1764-1769, April 2012. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, image resolution, integration, radar imaging, radar resolution, synthetic aperture radar, transient response, ultra wideband radar, HPBW, IRF-NSAR-sinc function, IRF-USAR, NB SAR imaging, UWB SAR imaging, half power beamwidth, impulse response function, integration angle, intensity interval, narrow-band-narrow-beam SAR, range resolution equation, signal fractional bandwidth, spatial resolution equation, synthetic aperture radar azimuth, ultrawide-band-ultrawide-beam synthetic aperture radar, Approximation methods, Azimuth, Bandwidth, Equations, Niobium, Spatial resolution. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  5. Viet Thuy Vu, Thomas K. Sjogren, Mats I. Pettersson, and H. Hellsten. An Impulse Response Function for Evaluation of UWB SAR Imaging. IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, 58(7):3927-3932, July 2010. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, impulse response function evaluation, Resolution, Range Resolution, Azimuth Resolution, IRF, UWB, object detection, radar imaging, synthetic aperture radar, transient response, ultra wideband radar, IRF-SAR, UWB SAR imaging, image quality measurement, impulse response function, narrowband-narrowbeam SAR systems, point target, spatial resolution estimation, two-dimensional sine function, Impulse response function in SAR imaging (IRF-SAR), Sinc, impulse response function in UWB SAR imaging (IRF-USAR), synthetic aperture radar (SAR), ultrawideband-ultrawidebeam (UWB). [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  6. Michael Jehle, Maurice Rüegg, Lukas Zuberbühler, David Small, and Erich Meier. Measurement of Ionospheric Faraday Rotation in Simulated and Real Spaceborne SAR Data. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 47(5):1512-1523, May 2009. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Ionosphere, ALOS PALSAR, Advanced Land Observing Satellite, Earth's magnetic field, PALSAR data, Phased Array L-band Synthetic Aperture Radar, focused radar images, frequency-modulated electromagnetic wave traverse, ionospheric Faraday Rotation measurement, radar polarimetry, range-compressed, signal chirp bandwidth effects, signal path delays, spaceborne SAR data, spaceborne synthetic aperture radar, total electron content, TEC, Faraday effect, ionospheric electromagnetic wave propagation, radar polarimetry, radar signal processing, remote sensing by radar, synthetic aperture radar. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  7. Hubert-M.J. Cantalloube and Pascale Dubois-Fernandez. Airborne X-band SAR imaging with 10 cm resolution: technical challenge and preliminary results. IEE Proceedings - Radar, Sonar and Navigation, 153(2):163-176, April 2006. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Doppler radar, airborne radar, antenna radiation patterns, frequency-domain synthesis, image resolution, microwave antennas, radar antennas, radar cross-sections, radar imaging, radar resolution, radar tracking, synthetic aperture radar, 1.2 GHz, Ku-band, RAMSES, bandwidth, X-band, Airborne SAR, antenna pattern compensation, carrier trajectory, cross-range resolution, deterministic motion, fast-frequency domain synthesis, isotropic point-like echo, phase-tracking, Autofocus, Residual Motion Errors, Motion Compensation, MoComp, Time-Domain Back-Projection, TDBP, temporal-domain back-projection synthesis. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  8. Richard Bamler and Michael Eineder. Accuracy of differential shift estimation by correlation and split-bandwidth interferometry for wideband and delta-k SAR systems. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 2(2):151-155, April 2005. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, split-bandwidth, geophysical signal processing, image registration, radar imaging, radar interference, remote sensing by radar, speckle, synthetic aperture radar, Cramer-Rao bound, Delta-k interferometry, clutter, coherent speckle correlation, differential delay estimation, differential shift estimation, digital elevation model, ground motion mapping, image coregistration, image correlation, incoherent speckle correlation, macro-scale shift estimation, phase cycle ambiguities, phase unwrapping, point scatterers, speckle tracking, split-bandwidth interferometry, synthetic aperture radar, Bandwidth, Clutter, Digital elevation models, Equations, Interferometry, Motion estimation, Radar scattering, Speckle, Synthetic aperture radar, Wideband, Cramer-Rao bound (CRB), Delta-k interferometry, differential delay estimation, image correlation, speckle tracking, split-bandwidth interferometry, synthetic aperture radar (SAR) image coregistration. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  9. Gianfranco Fornaro, Fabrizio Lombardini, and Francesco Serafino. Three-dimensional multipass SAR focusing: experiments with long-term spaceborne data. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 43(4):702-714, 2005. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, SAR Tomography, Tomography, Interferometry, airborne SAR, Spaceborne SAR, stereo image processing, three-dimensional multipass SAR focusing, ERS data, ERS multipass tomography, European Remote Sensing satellite, SAR interferometry, atmospheric variations, azimuth-range resolution cell, critical nonlinear inversion steps, ground pixel, height profile reconstruction, limited spatial-coverage, limited time-span, multibaseline 3D SAR focusing, multiple targets, radiation penetration, scattering mechanisms, scene deformations, side-looking geometry, space-varying phase calibration, tomographic processing, Multibaseline, multipass, three-dimensional focusing. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  10. Sune R.J. Axelsson. Beam characteristics of three-dimensional SAR in curved or random paths. IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., 42(10):2324-2334, Oct. 2004. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, SAR Tomography, Tomography, Non-Linear Flight Path, Non-linear SAR. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  11. Andrea Bellettini and M. A. Pinto. Theoretical accuracy of synthetic aperture sonar micronavigation using a displaced phase-center antenna. IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering, 27(4):780-789, October 2002. Keyword(s): Synthetic Aperture Sonar, SAS, navigation, synthetic aperture sonar, 118 to 182 kHz, Cramer-Rao lower bound, array gain, beampattern specification, displaced phase-center antenna, DPCA, ping-to-ping cross-track displacement, sway, synthetic aperture sonar micronavigation, yaw, Antenna theory, Aperture antennas, Backscatter, Computational modeling, Counting circuits, Helium, Predictive models, Principal component analysis, Sonar navigation, Synthetic aperture sonar. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  12. Ludwig Rössing and Joachim H.G. Ender. Multi-Antenna SAR Tomography Using Superresolution Techniques. EUSAR 2000 Special Issue, Frequenz, Zeitschrift für Telekommunikation (Journal of Telecommunications), 55:123-128, March 2001. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Tomography, SAR Tomography, Interferometry, Multi-Antenna Interferometry, 3D imaging, superresolution, a posteriori probability density function, Airborne SAR, X-Band, Multi-Channel X-Band, AER-II, FGAN. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  13. Fabio Gatelli, Andrea Monti-Guarnieri, Francesco Parizzi, Paolo Pasquali, Claudio Prati, and Fabio Rocca. The wavenumber shift in SAR interferometry. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 32(4):855-865, July 1994. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, SAR Interferometry, Interferometry, InSAR, Range Spectral Filter, geophysical techniques, remote sensing by radar, synthetic aperture radar, TINSAR, decorrelation reduction, Baseline Decorrelation, geophysical measurement technique, ground wavenumber spectra, land surface, local slope, low noise interferogram, off-nadir angle, phase unwrapping, quick-look interferogram, radar imaging, range resolution enhancement, relative shift, remote sensing, spectral shift, terrain mapping, wavenumber shift. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  14. R. Keith Raney, Hartmut Runge, Richard Bamler, Ian G. Cumming, and Frank Wong. Precision SAR Processing Using Chirp Scaling. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 32(4):786-799, July 1994. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Chirp Scaling Algorithm, Range Migration Algorithm, omega-k, Wavenumber Domain Algorithm, Phase Preserving, Range-Doppler Algorithm, Comparison of Algorithms. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  15. Claudio Prati and Fabio Rocca. Improving slant-range resolution with multiple SAR surveys. IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, 29(1):135-143, January 1993. Keyword(s): aerospace instrumentation, microwave imaging, radar systems, synthetic aperture radar, SAR interferometry, across-track resolution, data rate constraints, microwave imaging, multiple SAR surveys, multiple surveys, off-nadir angles, slant-range resolution, spaceborne synthetic aperture radar, spaceborne trajectories, Antenna measurements, Azimuth, Extraterrestrial measurements, Image resolution, Pulse measurements, Pulse modulation, Radar antennas, Signal resolution, Spaceborne radar, Synthetic aperture radar. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

Conference articles

  1. Othmar Frey, Charles L. Werner, Irena Hajnsek, and Roberto Coscione. A car-borne SAR system for interferometric measurements: development status and system enhancements. In Proc. IEEE Int. Geosci. Remote Sens. Symp., pages 6508-6511, 2018. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Time-Domain Back-Projection, TDBP, dechirp-on-receive, FMCW, Frequency-modulated continous wave, Ground-based SAR, car-borne SAR, CARSAR, InSAR, DInSAR, geophysical techniques, ground-based SAR system, radar interferometry, synthetic aperture radar, GAMMA Portable Radar Interferometer (GPRI), GPRI, GPRI-II, interferometric technique, Coherence, Correlation, Interferometry, agile platform, airborne SAR. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  2. X. Xu, C. A. Baldi, J. De Bleser, Y. Lei, S. Yueh, and D. Esteban-Fernandez. Multi-Frequency Tomography Radar Observations of Snow Stratigraphy at Fraser During SnowEx. In IGARSS 2018 - 2018 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, pages 6269-6272, July 2018. Keyword(s): CW radar, FM radar, geophysical signal processing, hydrological techniques, radar polarimetry, radar signal processing, remote sensing by radar, snow, signal processing algorithm, snow free image, snow density, ground snow pit measurement, radar design, snow layer, multiple viewing positions, radar echo, tomography technique, radar channel, three-dimensional variability, fully polarimetric frequency-modulated continuous-wave radar, triple-frequency, 2017 NASA SnowEx campaign, Earth's terrestrial snow-covered regions, multiyear airborne snow campaign, Fraser, snow stratigraphy, multifrequency tomography radar observations, frequency 17.2 GHz, size 30.0 cm, frequency 9.6 GHz, frequency 13.5 GHz, Snow, Tomography, Synthetic aperture radar, Radar polarimetry, Spaceborne radar, Radar imaging, tomography, snow, FMCW radar, SWE. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  3. H. Essen, S. Stanko, R. Sommer, W. Johannes, A. Wahlen, J. Wilcke, and S. Hantscher. Millimetre wave SAR for UAV operation. In Proc. Asia-Pacific Microwave Conference, pages 963-966, December 2011. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, W-Band, SUMATRA, Airborne SAR, UAV, Fraunhofer, CW radar, FM radar, Global Positioning System, airborne radar, autonomous aerial vehicles, high electron mobility transistors, millimetre wave amplifiers, millimetre wave field effect transistors, millimetre wave radar, synthetic aperture radar, Fraunhofer spin-off, UAV operation, W-band, advanced front-end technique, environmental monitoring, frequency 94 GHz, highly miniaturized FM-CW radar, low noise HEMT amplifiers, military reconnaissance, millimetre wave SAR system, millimetre wave technology, miniaturized radars, off-the-shelf GPS, sensor package, small airborne sensing aircraft, synthetic aperture radar, transmission equipment, Aircraft, Bandwidth, Chirp, Radar imaging, Sensors, Synthetic aperture radar, FM-CW waveform, UAV, millimetre waves, synthetic aperture radar. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  4. M. Haegelen, G. Briese, H. Essen, and A. Tessmann. Millimetre Wave Near Field SAR Scanner for Concealed Weapon Detection. In 7th European Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar, pages 1-4, June 2008. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, W-Band, Apertures, Geometry, Radar imaging, Security, Sensors, Weapons. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  5. C. Neumann, G. Weiss, A. Wahlen, and T. Brehm. Ground surveillance with mmW radar for border control and camp protection applications. In Proc. European Microwave Conference, pages 700-703, October 2007. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, W-Band, Airborne SAR, UAV, Fraunhofer, military radar, search radar, terrorism, automatic detection, automatic recognition, border control, camp protection application, ground surveillance, light weight miniature sensors, millimetre wave region, mmW radar, moving hostile objects, peace enforcing missions, peacekeeping missions, portable 35-GHz radar, terrorism, Bandwidth, Costs, Meteorological radar, Protection, Radar applications, Radar clutter, Signal resolution, Snow, Surveillance, Terrorism. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  6. Armin W. Doerry. Autofocus correction of SAR images exhibiting excessive residual migration. In Robert N. Trebits and James L. Kurtz, editors, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 5788, Radar Sensor Technology IX, volume 5788, pages 34-45, 2005. SPIE. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Autofocus, Phase Gradient Autofocus. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  7. M. Limbach, B. Gabler, and Ralf Horn. Fine Resolution, fully Polarimetric P-band subsystem for E-SAR -- Technique and Results. In Proc. of EUSAR 2004 - 5th European Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar, pages 275-278, 2004. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, ESAR, P-Band, Airborne SAR, Polarimetry, Polarimetric P-Band. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  8. Hubert-M.J. Cantalloube and Pascale Dubois-Fernandez. Airborne X-band SAR imaging with 10 cm resolution - technical challenge and preliminary results. In , volume 1, pages 185-187, July 2003. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Motion Compensation, Autofocus, radar cross-sections, radar imaging, radar resolution, remote sensing by radar, synthetic aperture radar 2 1/2 D surface modelling, Doppler algorithms, Ku bands, RAMSES, X-Band, X-band SAR imaging, Airborne SAR, antenna pattern compensation method, back-injection synthesis algorithm, carrier trajectory, clutter appearance, differential GPS-hybridized inertial navigation unit, high resolution clutters, isotropic echoes, matching cross-range resolution, optical surface modelling, phase tracking, point-like echoes, Range Migration Algorithm, resolution cell, synthetic aperture radar, TDBP, Time-Domain Back-Projection, temporal-domain synthesis algorithm, texture simulations, omega-k algorithm. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  9. Xiaojian Xu and R. M. Narayanan. SAR image enhancement using noninteger Nyquist SVA technique. In Proc. IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, volume 4, pages 298-301, 2002. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Apodization, Spatially Variant Apodization, SVA, ISAR, image enhancement, image resolution, inverse SAR imaging, iterative super SVA procedure, noninteger Nyquist SVA, nonlinear filtering, sidelobe level reduction, spatially variant apodization, synthetic aperture radar, iterative methods, nonlinear filters. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  10. Xiaotao Huang, Zhimin Zhou, and Diannong Liang. Effects of RFI on UWB-SAR Using LFM Waveforms. In CIE International Conference on Radar, 2001, pages 631-633, October 2001. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, RFI Suppression, Ultra-Wideband SAR, VHF SAR. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  11. G. Connan, H. D. Griffiths, and P. V. Brennan. FMCW-SAR development for internal wave imaging. In OCEANS '97. MTS/IEEE Conference Proceedings, volume 1, pages 73-78 vol.1, October 1997. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, W-Band, CW radar, FM radar, electromagnetic wave scattering, oceanographic equipment, oceanographic techniques, radar cross-sections, radar equipment, radar imaging, radar polarimetry, remote sensing by radar, synthetic aperture radar, 94 GHz, EHF, FMCW radar, MORSE, Mesoscale Ocean Radar Signature Experiments, SAR, W-band, internal wave, measurement technique, millimetre wave radar, millimetric radar, mm wave, model, ocean dynamics, radar imaging, radar polarimetry, radar remote sensing, synthetic aperture imaging, synthetic aperture radar, ultra-high-resolution SAR, Azimuth, Hydrodynamics, Laboratories, Laser radar, Radar antennas, Radar imaging, Sea surface, Spaceborne radar, Surface topography, Surface waves. [Abstract] [bibtex-entry]

  12. Hartmut Runge and Richard Bamler. A Novel High Precision SAR Focussing Algorithm Based On Chirp Scaling. In IGARSS '92, International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, pages 372 - 375, May 1992. Keyword(s): SAR Processing, Chirp Scaling Algorithm, Range Migration Algorithm, omega-k, Wavenumber Domain Algorithm, Range-Doppler Algorithm, Comparison of Algorithms, Squinted 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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