LG-Mod: A Modified Local Gradient (LG) Method to Retrieve SAR Sea Surface Wind Directions in Marine Coastal Areas

This paper describes a novel SAR wind direction estimation method based on the computation of local gradients over quasi-linear and quasi-periodic structures detected by SAR imagery. The method relies upon the standard LG method for the part relevant to the computation of the local gradients. The no...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Fabio M. Rana, Maria Adamo, Guido Pasquariello, Giacomo De Carolis, Sandra Morelli
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Hindawi Limited 2016-01-01
Series:Journal of Sensors
Online Access:http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/9565208