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By Professor Dr. Costas Tsatsoulis, Dr. Ronald Kwok (auth.)

ISBN-10: 3642602827

ISBN-13: 9783642602825

ISBN-10: 3642643345

ISBN-13: 9783642643347

This publication stories fresh advances within the use of SAR imagery for operational functions and for assisting technological know-how investigations of the polar oceans. the real parameters which are extracted from spaceborne SAR imagery are mentioned. Algorithms utilized in such analyses are defined and knowledge structures utilized in generating the ocean ice items are provided.

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2 Results... ........... .... ........... ....... ......... 5 Conclusions and Future Directions... ......... .................. ....... 64 References............................................................................................... 65 (a) aO........................ 1 Introduction The ocean-sea ice-atmosphere interface (hereafter referred to as the marine cryosphere) is a major component of the high-latitude Earth system. g. Maykut 1978) and is generally accepted as an important component in the climate system because of its potential to amplify small changes through a variety of feedback mechanisms.

2 Multivariate Analysis ........................................................................ 4 Generating Image Products.................................................................. 1 Detecting Melt Onset with SAR.... .... .... .... ........... 2 Scene Segmentation and Classification.... ....... ............... 1 Classification................................................................................. 2 Segmentation................................................................................

4C ofWinebrenner et al. (1994), the buoy closest to these images shows steadily increasing air temperatures above 0 C after June 18 (melt onset and a steep decrease in backscatter from about -9 dB to -18 dB) and a sharp upturn in backscatter of +4 dB after June 25. The resulting floe size measurements are dramatically different on July 4 (Fig. 13d) as compared to June 30 (Fig. 13b). Fewer floes are measured in frames 1 and 2, frame 3 indicates one very large floe, and frame 4 shows a mixture of floes, discarded floes, and water/ice mixture.

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