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

  • Assessment of 3-D printing technologies for millimeter-wave reflectors 

    Romeu Robert, Jordi; Blanch Boris, Sebastián; Vidal, Neus; Lopez-Villegas, Jose Maria; Aguasca Solé, Alberto (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018-07-20)
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    Three different 3D printing technologies: Stereolithography (SLA), Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) and HP Multi Jet Fusion Technology (MJF) are compared to build a parabolic reflector operating at 100 GHz. Fabrication ...
  • Impact of wind-induced scatterers motion on GB-SAR imaging 

    Lort Cuenca, Marc; Aguasca Solé, Alberto; López Martínez, Carlos; Fabregas Canovas, Francisco Javier (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018-08-13)
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    Ground-based synthetic aperture radar (GB-SAR) sensors represent a cost-effective solution for change detection and ground displacement assessment of small-scale areas in real-time early warning applications. GB-SAR systems ...
  • Separation of the optical and mass features of particle components in different aerosol mixtures by using POLIPHON retrievals in synergy with continuous polarized Micro-Pulse Lidar (P-MPL) measurements 

    Cordoba Jabonero, Carmen; Sicard, Michaël; Ansmann, Albert; del Aguila, Ana; Baars, Holger (2018-08-15)
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    The application of the POLIPHON (POlarization-LIdar PHOtometer Networking) method is presented for the first time in synergy with continuous 24/7 polarized Micro-Pulse Lidar (P-MPL) measurements to derive the vertical ...
  • Bandgap widening in macroporous silicon photonic crystals by multiperiodic structures 

    Segura García, Daniel; Cardador Maza, David; Vega d'Aurelio, Davide; Santos Blanco, M. Concepción; Dios Otín, Víctor Federico; Rodríguez Martínez, Ángel (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2018-05-14)
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    Accés obert
    Large bandgaps with low transmission in 3D macroporous silicon photonic crystals have been proved as an interesting technology for the development of optical filters and spectroscopic MIR gas sensors. The aim of this study ...
  • Profiling of aerosol microphysical properties at several EARLINET/AERONET sites during July 2012 ChArMEx/EMEP campaign. 

    Granados Muñoz, María José; Navas Guzmán, Francisco; Baldasano Recio, José María; Guerrero Rascado, Juan Luis; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; Muñoz Porcar, Constantino; Rodríguez Gómez, Alejandro Antonio; Sicard, Michaël (European Geosciences Union (EGU), 2016-06-09)
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    The simultaneous analysis of aerosol microphysical properties profiles at different European stations is made in the framework of the ChArMEx/EMEP 2012 field campaign (9–11 July 2012). During and in support of this campaign, ...
  • Predicting the extent of wildfires using remotely sensed soil moisture and temperature trends 

    Chaparro Danon, David; Vall-Llossera Ferran, Mercedes Magdalena; Piles Guillem, Maria; Camps Carmona, Adriano José; Rudiger, Christoph; Riera Tatche, Ramón (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016-06-01)
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    Accés obert
    Recent climate trends evidence a rise of temperatures and an increase in the duration and intensity of droughts which is in turn leading to the occurrence of larger wildfires, which threaten the environment as well as human ...
  • Implementation of a GNSS-R payload based on software defined radio for the 3CAT-2 mission 

    Olivé Muñiz, Roger; Amézaga Sarries, Adrià; Carreno-Luengo, Hugo; Hyuk, Park; Camps Carmona, Adriano José (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016-10-01)
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    Accés obert
    The 3CAT-2 nanosatellite aims at demonstrating global navigation satellite system reflectometry (GNSS-R) techniques for spaceborne applications in the small form of a six-unit CubeSat. There are many challenges involved ...
  • Sea ice detection using UK TDS-1 GNSS-R data 

    Alonso Arroyo, Alberto; Zavorotny, Valery U.; Camps Carmona, Adriano José (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017-09-01)
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    Accés obert
    A sea ice detection algorithm developed using the U.K. TechDemoSat-1 (U.K. TDS-1) global navigation satellite systems (GNSSs)-reflectometry data over the Arctic and Antarctic regions is presented. It is based on measuring ...
  • Modelling of pollen dispersion in the atmosphere: evaluation with a continuous 1ß+1d lidar 

    Sicard, Michaël; Izquierdo, Rebeca; Jorba i Casellas, Oriol; Alarcón Jordán, Marta; Belmonte Soler, Jordina; Comerón Tejero, Adolfo; De Linares, Concepción; Baldasano Recio, José María (2017)
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    Pollen allergenicity plays an important role on human health and wellness. It is thus of large public interest to increase our knowledge of pollen grain behavior in the atmosphere (source, emission, processes involved ...
  • Suitability assessment of X-band satellite SAR data for geotechnical monitoring of site scale slow moving landslides 

    Bru, Guadalupe; Escayo Menéndez, Joaquín; Fernández Torres, José; Mallorquí Franquet, Jordi Joan; Iglesias González, Rubén (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2018-06-01)
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    Accés obert
    This work addresses the suitability of using X-band Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) data for operational geotechnical monitoring of site scale slow moving landslides, affecting urban areas and infrastructures. The scale of ...
  • Landslide monitoring using multi-temporal SAR interferometry with advanced persistent scatterers identification methods and super high-spatial resolution terraSAR-X Images 

    Zhao, Feng; Mallorquí Franquet, Jordi Joan; Iglesias González, Rubén; Gili Ripoll, José Antonio; Corominas Dulcet, Jordi (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2018-06-01)
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    Accés obert
    Landslides are one of the most common and dangerous threats in the world that generate considerable damage and economic losses. An efficient landslide monitoring tool is the Differential Synthetic Aperture Radar Interferometry ...
  • Complex light-assisted optical metrology techniques 

    Rosales Guzmán, Carmelo; Belmonte Molina, Aniceto; Pérez Torres, Juan (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2018)
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    The on-demand tailoring of the properties of light, such as phase, polarization or spatial shape, has completely changed the landscape of photonic-based applications. In this way, complex light fields have become an ...

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