Forestry

FOR6304Advanced Studies in Radar Polarimetry (RADARSAT 2 –images) 3 ch
Introduction to image processing methods for RADARSAT-2 images (with a particular reference to polarimetric images). The course is fully web-based. It allows the quantitative understanding of the nature of radar images and polarimetric images and how they can be processed to extract relevant information. It includes applications in forestry, agriculture, geology, oceanography, hydrology, and environmental studies. Students will be required to complete a literature review on applications of polarimetric SAR images on their choice. They will also complete a polarimetric SAR image analysis on their choice. Le cours est aussi disponible en français.