IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Measurement of the Wind Vector Over Sea by an Airborne Radar Altimeter Using an Antenna Characterized by Different Beamwidth in the Vertical and Horizontal Planes

Author(s): A. Nekrasov
Sponsor(s): IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 2008
Volume: 5
Page Count: 3
Page(s): 31 - 33
ISSN (Paper): 1545-598X
ISSN (Online): 1558-0571
DOI: 10.1109/LGRS.2007.907303
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In this letter, a possibility of recovering the wind vector over sea using an airborne radar altimeter in a short-pulse scatterometer mode is discussed. The nadir-looking wide-beam antenna, with... View More

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