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EECS 632: Radar Remote Sensing

Instructor: Fawwaz Ulaby

Coverage
Radar scattering by man-made and natural objects, radar system design, synthetic-aperture radar, radar altimeters, applications of radar remote sensing to oceanography, meteorology, hydrology, and ecology.

Textbook
Microwave Radar and Radiometric Remote Sensing, Fawwaz Ulaby and David Long, UM Press, 2014.

Syllabus
Chapter 5: Radar Scattering
Chapter 10: Surface-Scattering Models and Land Observations
Chapter 11: Volume-Scattering Models and Land Observations
Chapter 13: Radar Measurements and Scatterometers
Chapter 14: Real- and Synthetic-Aperture Side-Looking Airborne Radar
Chapter 15: Interferometric SAR
Chapter 16: Radar Remote Sensing of the Ocean
Chapter 17: Spaceborne Altimetry