The Remote Sensing Research Group is organized in two lines, Active Remote Sensing and Passive Remote Sensing, each with their own staff and resources.

Research Areas:

  • SAR processing
  • SAR Interferometry
  • SAR Polarimetry
  • Scatterometer
  • Synthetic aperture radiometry
  • Interferometric radiometry
  • Polarimetric radiometry
  • Elastic/Raman/Doppler Lidar (laser radar) remote sensing
  • Lidar processing and inversion
  • Lidar instrument design

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Enviaments recents

  • Low cost transmission line demonstrator for a novel intermediate level communication engineering laboratory 

    Torres Torres, Francisco; Corbella Sanahuja, Ignasi; Cardama Aznar, Ángel; Romeu Robert, Jordi; Galíndez, O (1998-11)
    Article
    Accés obert
    This paper is devoted to the description of a transmission line laboratory demonstrator for intermediate level communication engineering students, within a course on radiation and guided waves. Student activities have been ...
  • Parsar: parallelisation of a chirp scaling algorithm sar processor 

    MARTINEZ, A; Fraile, F; Mallorquí Franquet, Jordi Joan; Nogueira, J; Gabalda, J; Broquetas Ibars, Antoni; González Colás, Antonio María (1997-08)
    Article
    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    A parallel SAR processor is presented in this paper. The target configuration is a cluster of UNIX workstations, available in most user sites. This fact allows to obtain an increased computing performance without the need ...
  • Passive fiber ring flip-flop memory based on polarization dynamics 

    García Mateos, Jorge; Canal Bienzobas, Fernando; Haelterman, M (1997-05)
    Article
    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    Passive fiber ring resonators synchronously pumped by cw trains of ultrashort pulses are shown to exhibit polarization symmetry breaking. Application of this feature to all-optical storage is considered. The proposed storage ...
  • A simple method to generate optical beams with a screw phase dislocation 

    Petrov, D V; Canal Bienzobas, Fernando; Torner Sabata, Lluís (1997-09)
    Article
    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    In this work, it is shown experimentally that optical beams that contain a phase dislocation can be generated with a laser oscillating in the fundamental mode and a cylindrical-lens mode converter.
  • Atmospheric-turbulence-induced power-fade statistics for a multiaperture optical reciever 

    Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Rubio, J.A.; Bará Temes, Francisco Javier; Fernández, E. (1997-01)
    Article
    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    To estimate the probability distributions of power fades, we consider two basic types of disturbance in electromagnetic wave propagation through atmospheric turbulence: wave-front intensity fluctuations and wave-front ...
  • Impact of antenna errors on the radiometric accuracy of large aperture synthesis radiometers 

    Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Bará Temes, Francisco Javier; Torres Torres, Francisco; Corbella Sanahuja, Ignasi; Romeu Robert, Jordi (1997-04)
    Article
    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    A classification of system errors in aperture synthesis radiometry applied to Earth observation is presented. A general procedure to quantify the impact of antenna errors on the radiometric accuracy is developed and is ...
  • Calibration and experimental results of a two-dimensional interferometric radiometer laboratory prototype 

    Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Torres Torres, Francisco; Corbella Sanahuja, Ignasi; Bará Temes, Francisco Javier (1997-09)
    Article
    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    In recent years, Earth observation by means of aperture synthesis radiometry has received special attention by some space agencies as a possible solution to achieve high radiometric accuracy and spatial resolution at low ...
  • Impact of receiver errors on the radiometric resolution of large two-dimensional aperture synthesis radiometers 

    Torres Torres, Francisco; Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Bará Temes, Francisco Javier; Corbella Sanahuja, Ignasi (1997-04)
    Article
    Accés restringit per política de l'editorial
    The specifications of the subsystems that compound a radiometer interferometer devoted to Earth observation are of main concern because they set the viability and final performance of such an instrument. The importance of ...
  • The processing of hexagonally sampled signals with standard rectangular techniques: application to 2d large aperture synthesis interferometric radiometers 

    Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Bará Temes, Francisco Javier; Corbella Sanahuja, Ignasi; Torres Torres, Francisco (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 1997-01)
    Article
    Accés obert
    In Earth observation programs there is a need of passive low frequency (L-band) measurements to monitor soil moisture and ocean salinity with high spatial resolution 10-20 km, a radiometric resolution of 1 K and a revisit ...
  • Aerosol optical, microphysical and radiative properties at regional background insular sites in the western Mediterranean 

    Sicard, Michaël; Barragán Cuesta, Rubén; Dulac, F; Alados Arboledas, Lucas; Mallet, Marc (2016-09-28)
    Article
    Accés obert
    In the framework of the ChArMEx (the Chemistry-Aerosol Mediterranean Experiment; http://charmex.lsce.ipsl.fr/) program, the seasonal variability of the aerosol optical, microphysical and radiative properties derived from ...

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