• Armando Marino
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In the past few decades, radar remote sensing has established itself as an indispensable tool for surveillance, particularly in areas where constant in situ inspections are impracticable (e.g. oceans, deserts, forests, etc.). The winning advantage of microwave compared with optical remote sensing is its availability at night time and with any weather conditions, and for longer wavelengths, the ability to penetrate foliage.


Radar Cross Section Partial Target ALOS PALSAR Polarimetric Signature Wide Validation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Armando Marino
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  1. 1.ETH ZurichInstitute of Environmental EngineeringZurichSwitzerland

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