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radar imagery

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Radar imagery by side-looking airborne radar.
The imagery produced by recording radar waves reflected from a given target surface. The objects, unlike in other forms of imaging, may not look exactly as they do visually. This imagery can be collected day or night and in bad weather.
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(top) The filtered high-frequency water level and (bottom) the radar imagery and maximum observed wave height for the 13 Jun 2013 meteotsunami.
In addition to the radar imagery which is generated by these systems to form the RAP, the UKASACS can receive additional imagery from the RAF's fleet of seven Boeing Sentry AEW.l airborne early warning aircraft equipped as they are with the Northrop Grumman AN/APY-2 S-band airborne surveillance radar which provides a range of 216nm (400km).
Investigators also said on Monday that radar imagery obtained from the Egyptian military confirmed previous reports based on Greek and British radar data indicating that the plane had swerved in mid-air before crashing.
According to IRRI's Laborte, the system particularly uses high-resolution Synthetic Aperture Radar imagery acquired throughout the rice growing season.
Pfister (2007), "High-resolution 3-D Flood Information from Radar Imagery for Flood Hazard Management," Geoscience and Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions, 45, 1715-1725.
Results from a sophisticated radar system developed by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, showed distinct lines that reflect slippage along multiple strands of the fault when compared with radar imagery taken over the area three months earlier.
The company said it will use its proprietary Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar (IFSAR) technology to collect orthorectified radar imagery and high resolution elevation data and feed into and improve the customer's existing geospatial map database.
aPeople would have rushed outside to save their cars and would have found themselves right in the middle of the hailstorm,a he said.Realtime radar imagery of the Hailstorm Protection Agency from Tuesday afternoon shows that the hailstorm formed and hit within less than half an hour.
It is fitted with radar which can locate moving targets and offer radar imagery - especially useful for monitoring activity on the ground.
The research team used satellite radar imagery from ESA to determine that 62 per cent of the lakes in the region froze to the bottom in 1992.
"Prior to starting our analysis, we were expecting to find a decline in ice thickness and grounded ice based on our examination of temperature and precipitation records of the past five decades from the Barrow meteorological station," said Surdu "At the end of the analysis, when looking at trend analysis results, we were stunned to observe such a dramatic ice decline during a period of only 20 years." The research team used satellite radar imagery from ESA to determine that 62 per cent of the lakes in the region froze to the bottom in 1992.
Distributed multi-band radar can be used to synthesize large bandwidth for achieving high-resolution radar imagery of many targets [1-5].