DoubleTree Hilton Hotel
Warsaw, Poland
11 - 14 September 2017
Conference 10426
Active and Passive Microwave Remote Sensing for Environmental Monitoring
Wednesday - Thursday 13 - 14 September 2017
Important
Dates
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Abstract Due:
13 March 2017
Late submissions will be considered. Please submit your abstract online as soon as possible.

Author Notification:
26 May 2017

Manuscript Due Date:
14 August 2017

Conference
Committee
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Conference Chairs
Program Committee
Program Committee continued...
  • Mihai P. Datcu, Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e.V. (Germany)
  • Fabio Del Frate, Univ. degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata" (Italy)
  • Dara Entekhabi, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States)
  • Marek Graniczny, Polish Geological Service (Poland)
  • Carlos Lopez-Martinez, Univ. Politècnica de Catalunya (Spain)
  • Luca Pulvirenti, CIMA Research Foundation (Italy)
  • Stefan Schneiderbauer, EURAC research (Italy)
  • David Small, Univ. of Zürich (Switzerland)

Tuesday 12 September Show All Abstracts
Session PS:
Posters--Tuesday
Tuesday 12 September 2017
5:45 PM - 7:30 PM

Conference attendees are invited to attend the Remote Sensing and Security+Defence poster session held on Tuesday 17:45 to 19:30. Posters will be on display after 13:00 hrs on Monday in the Universal Foyer. Authors of poster papers will be present to answer questions concerning their papers during the Tuesday Poster Session.. Come view the posters, enjoy light refreshments, ask questions, and network with colleagues in your field. Attendees are required to wear their conference registration badges to the poster sessions. Poster authors, view poster presentation guidelines and set-up instructions at http://spie.org/x32234.xml.
HimSAR: a scientific toolbox for snowpack parameters estimation
Paper 10426-5
Author(s): Surendar Manickam, Friedrich-Alexander-Univ. Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany); Arun Bharathi Pugazhenthi, Arnab Muhuri, Shaunak De, Abhishek Maity, Priya Jothi, Rajesh Jeyakrishnan, Avik Bhattacharya, Gulab Singh, Gopalan Venkataraman, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (India); . Snehmani, Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment (India)
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Correlation between land cover and ground vulnerability in Alexandria City (Egypt) using time series SAR interferometry and optical Earth observation data
Paper 10426-9
Author(s): Tarek A. Seleem, Suez Canal Univ. (Egypt); Vyronas Stergiopoulos, Harokopio Univ. of Athens (Greece); Penelope Kourkouli, GAMMA Remote Sensing Research and Consulting AG (Switzerland); Theodora Perrou, Issaak Parcharidis, Harokopio Univ. of Athens (Greece)
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Building damage mapping of 2016 Kumamoto, Japan, earthquake using ALOS-2/PALSAR-2 interferometric coherence
Paper 10426-19
Author(s): Tomohisa Konishi, Yuzo Suga, Hiroshima Institute of Technology (Japan)
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Persistent scaterer interferometry synthetic aperture radar technique for monitoring of land subsidence of Gangotari(Himalayan) Region, India
Paper 10426-20
Author(s): Harikesh Singh, Central Univ. of Jharkhand (India)
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Advanced subsidence monitoring using persistent scatterer interferometry for Jharia Coal Field, Dhanbad, India
Paper 10426-22
Author(s): Shailaja Thapa, Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (India)
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The effect of precipitation on measuring sea surface salinity from space
Paper 10426-23
Author(s): Xuchen Jin, Delu Pan, Xianqiang He, Difeng Wang, Qiankun Zhu, Fang Gong, The Second Institute of Oceanography, SOA (China)
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Creating soil moisture maps based on radar satellite imagery
Paper 10426-24
Author(s): Volodymyr Hnatushenko, EOS Data Analytics (Ukraine), Dnipropetrovsk National Univ. (Ukraine); Igor Garkusha, EOS Data Analytics (Ukraine); Volodymyr Vasyliev, EOS Data Analytics (Ukraine), Dnipropetrovsk National Univ. (Ukraine)
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A comparative study of change detection of land use/land cover classification using multisensor and mutitemporal data
Paper 10426-25
Author(s): Punithraj G., Pruthviraj U., Amba Shetty, National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal (India)
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Sea surface wind retrievals from SAR using theoretical backscattering model
Paper 10426-26
Author(s): Xiaomin Ye, National Satellite Ocean Application Service (China)
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Influence of different DEMs on the quality of the InSAR results: case study over Bankya and Mirovo areas
Paper 10426-27
Author(s): Hristo Nikolov, Space Research and Technology Institute (Bulgaria); Mila Atanasova, National Institute of Geophysics, Geodesy and Geography (Bulgaria); Denitsa Borisova, Space Research and Technology Institute (Bulgaria)
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Wednesday 13 September Show All Abstracts
Session JS1:
Joint Session: SAR Data Processing I
Wednesday 13 September 2017
1:40 PM - 3:20 PM
Session Chair:
Lorenzo Bruzzone, Univ. degli Studi di Trento (Italy)

Joint Session between Conference 10425, Image and Signal Processing, and Conference 10426, Active and Passive Microwave Remote Sensing for Environmental Monitoring
Time domain SAR raw data simulation using CST and image focusing of 3-D objects
Paper 10427-46
Author(s): Adnan Saeed, Olaf Hellwich, Technische Univ. Berlin (Germany)
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L1 regularization recovered SAR images based interferometric SAR imaging via complex approximated message passing
Paper 10427-47
Author(s): Chenyang Wu, Hui Bi, Institute of Electronics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (China), Univ. of Chinese Academy of Sciences (China); Bingchen Zhang, Yun Lin, Wen Hong, Institute of Electronics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (China)
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An automatic technique for the probabilistic detection of subglacial lakes in radar sounder data acquired in Antarctica
Paper 10427-48
Author(s): Ana-Maria Ilisei, Mahdi Khodadadzadeh, Lorenzo Bruzzone, Univ. degli Studi di Trento (Italy)
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Improved signal processing algorithm for a practical WAS-GMTI system
Paper 10427-49
Author(s): Yong Li, He Yan, Nanjing Univ. of Aeronautics and Astronautics (China)
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Design, deployment and localization of bidirectional corner reflectors for TerraSAR-X
Paper 10427-50
Author(s): Adnan Saeed, Olaf Hellwich, Technische Univ. Berlin (Germany)
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Session JS2:
Joint Session: SAR Data Processing II
Wednesday 13 September 2017
3:50 PM - 5:10 PM
Session Chair:
Claudia Notarnicola, EURAC (Italy)

Joint Session between Conference 10425, Image and Signal Processing, and Conference 10426, Active and Passive Microwave Remote Sensing for Environmental Monitoring
Automatic identification of nonreflective subsurface targets in radar sounder data based on morphological profile
Paper 10427-51
Author(s): Mahdi Khodadadzadeh, Ana-Maria Ilisei, Lorenzo Bruzzone, Univ. degli Studi di Trento (Italy)
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Investigating ground instabilities in Indonesia through SAR Interferometry
Paper 10426-16
Author(s): Fabio Bovenga, Alberto Refice, Antonella Belmonte, CNR ISSIA (Italy); Raffaele Nutricato, Davide O. Nitti, Maria T. Chiaradia, Univ. degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro (Italy); Athanassis Ganas, National Observatory of Athens (Greece); Paolo Manunta, Collaborative Space Ltd. (Ireland); . Elizar, . Darusman , Syiah Kuala Univ. (Indonesia); Philippe Bally, ESRIN (Italy)
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KydroSAT: a Ku/Ka band synthetic aperture radar space mission concept for high-resolution mapping of hydrometeorological parameters
Paper 10426-17
Author(s): Saverio Mori, Frank S. Marzano, Sapienza Univ. di Roma (Italy), Univ. degli Studi dell'Aquila (Italy); Nazzareno Pierdicca, Sapienza Univ. di Roma (Italy); Ornella Bombaci, Domenico Giancristoforo, Thales Alenia Space (Italy); Giovanni Macelloni, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy); Juha Lemmetyinem, Finnish Meteorological Institute (Finland); Davide Giudici, ARESYS s.r.l. (Italy); Armen Poghosyan, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Russian Federation)
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Extraction of damaged area caused by debris flows in Hiroshima using COSMO-SkyMed images
Paper 10426-18
Author(s): Tomohisa Konishi, Yuzo Suga, Hiroshima Institute of Technology (Japan)
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Thursday 14 September Show All Abstracts
Opening Remarks
Thursday 14 September 2017
8:55 AM - 9:00 AM
Session 1:
SAR Interferometry
Thursday 14 September 2017
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Session Chair:
Fabio Bovenga, CNR ISSIA (Italy)
Deformation vector measurement by means of ground based Interferometric radar system
Paper 10426-1
Author(s): Alberto Michelini, Francesco Coppi, IDS GeoRadar (Italy)
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Using multitemporal interferometry and Sentinel-1 data to monitor ground instability hazards related to open-cast mining operations
Paper 10426-2
Author(s): Janusz Wasowski, Istituto di Ricerca per Protezione Idrogeologica (Italy); Fabio Bovenga, CNR ISSIA (Italy); Davide O. Nitti, Raffaele Nutricato, Khalid Tijani, GAP S.r.l. (Italy); Alberto Morea, Univ. degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro (Italy); Maria T. Chiaradia, Politecnico di Bari (Italy)
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Sentinel-1 interferometric coherence assessment for land cover and vegetation mapping (SInCohMap)
Paper 10426-3
Author(s): Fernando Vicente-Guijalba, DARES Technology (Spain); Zbigniew Bochenek, Katarzyna Dabrowska-Zielinska, Institute of Geodesy and Cartography (Poland); Javier Duro, DARES Technology (Spain); Marcus Engdahl, ESRIN (Italy); Alexander Jacob, EURAC (Italy); Agata Hoscilo, Institute of Geodesy and Cartography (Poland); Marco Lavalle, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States); Carlos López-Martínez, Univ. Politècnica de Catalunya (Spain); Juan M. Lopez-Sanchez, Univ. de Alicante (Spain); Jordi J. Mallorquí Franquet, Univ. Politècnica de Catalunya (Spain); Eric Pottier, Univ. de Rennes 1 (France); Claudia Notarnicola, Ruth Sonnenschein, EURAC (Italy); Dariusz Ziólkowski, Institute of Geodesy and Cartography (Poland)
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Session 2:
Environmental Applications
Thursday 14 September 2017
10:30 AM - 11:50 AM
Session Chair:
Emanuele Santi, Istituto di Fisica Applicata "Nello Carrara" (Italy)
Soil moisture products comparison between SMAP, SMOS, ASCAT, ERA and ISMN: an error characterization through extended quadruple collocation technique
Paper 10426-6
Author(s): Fabio Fascetti, Nazzareno Pierdicca, Sapienza Univ. di Roma (Italy); Luca Pulvirenti, CIMA Research Foundation (Italy); Raffaele Crapolicchio, Serco SpA (Italy)
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Monitoring by forward scatter radar techniques: an improved second-order analytical model
Paper 10426-7
Author(s): Marta Tecla Falconi, Davide Comite, Alessandro Galli, Frank S. Marzano, Debora Pastina, Pierfrancesco Lombardo, Sapienza Univ. di Roma (Italy)
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Spatiotemporal hazard mapping of a flood event "migration" in a transboundary river basin as an operational tool in flood risk management
Paper 10426-8
Author(s): Theodora Perrou, Asterios Papastergios, Issaak Parcharidis, Harokopio Univ. of Athens (Greece); Marco Chini, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (Luxembourg)
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Weather radar performance monitoring using a metallic grid ground scatterer
Paper 10426-11
Author(s):
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Lunch Break 11:50 PM - 1:30 AM
Session 3:
Tutorials
Thursday 14 September 2017
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

13:30 to 14:15
Tutorial: GNSS signal as a tool for remote sensing the Earth surface
Nazzareno Pierdicca, Sapienza Univ. di Roma (Italy);

14:15 to 15:00
Tutorial: Introduction to SAR interferometry for ground motion analysis
Fabio Bovenga,
National Research Council, ISSIA (Italy)
Session JS:
Joint Session: Radar
Thursday 14 September 2017
3:30 PM - 4:50 PM
Session Chairs:
Nazzareno Pierdicca, Sapienza Univ. di Roma (Italy) ;
Antonino Maltese, Univ. degli Studi di Palermo (Italy)

Conference 10421, Remote Sensing for Agriculture, Ecosystems, and Hydrology, and Conference 10426, Active and Passive Microwave Remote Sensing for Environmental Monitoring, Joint Session
Application of Sentinel 1 VH and VV and Sentinel-2 for soil moisture studies
Paper 10426-13
Author(s): Katarzyna Dabrowska-Zielinska, Maria Budzynska, Radoslaw Gurdak, Jan Musial, Alicja Malinska, Martyna Gatkowska, Maciej Bartold, Institute of Geodesy and Cartography (Poland)
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Application of multifrequency SAR data and neural networks for Mediterranean forests characterization
Paper 10426-14
Author(s): Emanuele Santi, Simone Pettinato, Simonetta Paloscia, Istituto di Fisica Applicata "Nello Carrara" (Italy); Fabio Maselli, Marta Chiesi, Istituto di Biometeorologia (Italy); Gherardo Chirici, Univ. degli Studi di Firenze (Italy); Andrea Garzelli, Univ. degli Studi di Siena (Italy)
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Applying a particle filtering technique for canola crop growth stage estimation in Canada
Paper 10421-55
Author(s): Abhijit Sinha, Yifeng Li, A.U.G. Signals Ltd. (Canada); Anna M. Pacheco, Heather McNairn, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (Canada)
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Object-based land cover classification based on fusion of multifrequency SAR data and THAICHOTE optical imagery
Paper 10421-56
Author(s): Chanika Sukawattanavijit, Panu Srestasathiern, Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency (Thailand)
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