The Danish real-time SAR processor: first results

Jørgen Dall, Jørn Hjelm Jørgensen, Anders Netterstrøm, Nitsan Vardi, Erik Lintz Christensen, Søren Nørvang Madsen

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    Abstract

    A real-time processor (RTP) for the Danish airborne Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) has been designed and constructed at the Electromagnetics Institute. The implementation was completed in mid 1992, and since then the RTP has been operated successfully on several test and demonstration flights. The processor is capable of focusing the entire swath of the raw SAR data into full resolution, and depending on the choice made by the on-board operator, either a high resolution one-look zoom image or a spatially multilooked overview image is displayed. After a brief design review, the paper addresses various implementation and performance issues
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationProceedings of the International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium : Better Understanding of Earth Environment.
    VolumeVolume 3
    PublisherIEEE
    Publication date1993
    Pages1401-1403
    ISBN (Print)07-80-31240-6
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1993
    Event1993 International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium: Better Understanding of Earth Environment - Tokyo, Japan
    Duration: 18 Aug 199321 Aug 1993
    http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/mostRecentIssue.jsp?punumber=1064

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    Conference1993 International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium
    Country/TerritoryJapan
    CityTokyo
    Period18/08/199321/08/1993
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