PROGRAMME

Content

The course will provide an introduction to the basics of theory and applications of SAR (Synthetic Aperture Radar) Remote Sensing. The course will include theoretical lectures as well as hands-on computing exercises exposing students to SAR data processing for remote sensing applications (with focus on Applications relevant for Bulgaria), illustrating mainly the use of the ESA SNAP Toolbox.

Main topics

  • SAR introduction
  • SAR Missions and Systems
  • SAR Applications to Forestry
  • SAR Land applications - land cover, land use
  • SAR Interferometry and applications - earthquakes, subsidence
  • SAR Maritime and water applications
  • SAR Flood monitoring
  • Synergy of EO-GNSS-GIS

Lecturers

  • Francesco Sarti (ESA)
  • Christian Thiel (University of Jena)
  • Francesco Holecz (SARMap)
  • Ramon Hanssen (Delft University of Technology)
  • Martin Gade (University of Hamburg)
  • Antonios Mouratidis (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)
  • Maya Ilieva (UACEG)

Timetable

Programme

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Last update: 24.05.2016