Accession Number : ADA617968


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


Descriptive Note : Annual rept.


Corporate Author : COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB FORT WAINWRIGHT AK


Personal Author(s) : Polashenski, Chris ; Frey, Karen E


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a617968.pdf


Report Date : 30 Sep 2014


Pagination or Media Count : 20


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 :   *REMOTE DETECTION , *SEA ICE , AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY , ALGORITHMS , ARCTIC OCEAN , ICE REPORTING , MARINE GEOPHYSICS , MELTING , MONITORING , PHYSICAL PROPERTIES , REMOTE DETECTORS , SATELLITE IMAGERY , SURFACE ROUGHNESS , SYNTHETIC APERTURE RADAR


Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE