Preliminary results of Cosmo-SkyMed announcement of opportunity projects about marine monitoring
Nirchio, F. ; Berizzi, F. ; Del Frate, F. ; et al.
Jul - 2012
DOI: 10.1109/IGARSS.2012.6352356
ISSN : 2153-6996 ; ISBN : 978-1-4673-1159-5

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Abstract
In the paper are presented some of the main outcomes of the projects, relevant to marine monitoring, developed in the framework of the first Announcement of Opportunity Cosmo-SkyMed. The principal subjects covered are: ship detection, oil spill monitoring, wind retrieval, sea surface currents estimation and coastline extraction.

keywords : Announcement of Opportunity Cosmo-SkyMed,Cosmo-SkyMed,Image resolution,Marine Applications,Marine vehicles,Monitoring,Object oriented modeling,SAR,Sea measurements,Sea surface,Synthetic aperture radar,coastline extraction,geophysical image processing,marine monitoring,oil pollution,oil spill monitoring,opportunity projects,sea surface current estimation,ship detection,wind,wind retrieval