IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Measuring directional wave spectra and wind speed with a scanning radar altimeter

IEEE 1999 International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium. IGARSS'99

Author(s): Walsh, E.J. ; Vandemark, D. ; Wright, C.W. ; Swift, R.N. ; Scott, J.F. ; Hines, D.E.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 1999
Conference Location: Hamburg, Germany, Germany
Conference Date: 28 June 1999
Volume: 3
ISBN (Paper): 0-7803-5207-6
DOI: 10.1109/IGARSS.1999.772119
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