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Imaging spectrometry in multiple spectral regions for geologic analysis
Integration of multi-wavelength-range imaging spectrometry data improves geologic mapping by combining complementary information from visible, near-IR, shortwave-IR, and longwave-IR spectral regions.
A new method for reliable detection of polluted sea surfaces
Numerical simulations reveal the effects of pollutants on bistatic electromagnetic scattering signatures.
1 September 2015
A satellite mission to monitor soil moisture with active-passive remote sensing
A new satellite system uses radar-radiometer technology to map global surface soil moisture, monitoring the links between the water, energy, and carbon cycles over land.
23 July 2015
Removing space debris
Combining technologies from cosmic ray and laser physics can sweep space junk.
16 July 2015
New mobile observatory for aero-fauna studies
The newly built Lund University Mobile Biosphere Observatory is used to monitor oscillatory signals from insect species traversing the atmosphere.
10 July 2015
Measuring soil water potential using IR thermal imaging
Calculating emissivity from IR thermal images offers an indirect method of measuring water in soil some millimeters below ground.
1 July 2015
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