Accession Number : AD1013720


Title :   FY 2015 Report: Developing Remote Sensing Capabilities for Meter-Scale Sea Ice Properties


Descriptive Note : Technical Report


Corporate Author : Army Corps of Engineers Cold Regions Research and Engineering Lab Fort Wainwright United States


Personal Author(s) : Polashenski,Chris


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1013720.pdf


Report Date : 30 Sep 2015


Pagination or Media Count : 8


Abstract : The overarching goal of this work is to develop and validate remote sensing techniques to track sea ice physical properties of geophysical importance that occur below the pixel size of most global-coverage satellite assets, particularly melt ponds.


Descriptors :   sea ice , remote detection , tracking , arctic ocean , physical properties , MARINE GEOPHYSICS , open water , MELTING , seasonal variations , high resolution , SATELLITE IMAGERY , synthetic aperture radar , BUOYS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE