By Professor Dr. Costas Tsatsoulis, Dr. Ronald Kwok (auth.)
This booklet experiences fresh advances within the use of SAR imagery for operational purposes and for aiding technology investigations of the polar oceans. the real parameters that are extracted from spaceborne SAR imagery are mentioned. Algorithms utilized in such analyses are defined and knowledge platforms utilized in generating the ocean ice items are provided.
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The dielectric constant profile is less variable than in first -year sea ice forms because of the absence of brine. Early melt is a transition period starting with the beginning of snow pack metamorphism and ending when moisture is continuously present in the snow. Metamorphic processes include kinetic energy (wind-induced metamorphosis) and radiant energy. Radiant energy provides for development of ice lenses and ice layers within the snow pack (Miller 1981). Kinetic processes cause metamorphosis from a faceted hexagonal snow flake with intercrystal pore spaces consisting primarily of air, to a more rounded grain state (Colbeck 1982).
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Analysis of SAR Data of the Polar Oceans: Recent Advances by Professor Dr. Costas Tsatsoulis, Dr. Ronald Kwok (auth.)