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X-SAR as High Performance Interferometric SAR.

Werner, M. (Vortragender) and Schandl, J. (1995) X-SAR as High Performance Interferometric SAR. European Symp. on Satellite and Remote Sensing II. Conf. on IFSAR Techniques, Paris, France, 25.-29.9.95..

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X-SAR's 12 meter long and 40 cm wide main transmit and receive antenna is mounted directly to a tiltable part of the SIR-C antenna truss structure in the Shuttle cargo bay. The second receive antenna is 6 meter long and is mounted together with the second C-band antenna to a 31 meter long deployable boom structure perpendicular to the velocity direction to build the baseline. X-SAR is not capable of operating in an Scan SAR mode like SIR-C to allow continuous coverage, but will operate in a high resolution mode with a swath width of 30-35 km. The engineering design of the interferometric configuration for X-SAR, the requirement specification and the predicted performance as well as the mission operation aspects are described in this paper.

Item URL in elib:https://elib.dlr.de/33294/
Document Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Speech)
Additional Information: LIDO-Berichtsjahr=1995,
Title:X-SAR as High Performance Interferometric SAR.
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Open Access:No
Gold Open Access:No
In ISI Web of Science:No
Keywords:SIR-C/X-SAR, Synthetic Aperture Radar, Microwave Remote Sensing
Event Title:European Symp. on Satellite and Remote Sensing II. Conf. on IFSAR Techniques, Paris, France, 25.-29.9.95.
HGF - Research field:UNSPECIFIED
HGF - Program:Space (old)
HGF - Program Themes:W EO - Erdbeobachtung
DLR - Research area:UNSPECIFIED
DLR - Program:W EO - Erdbeobachtung
DLR - Research theme (Project):UNSPECIFIED
Location: Oberpfaffenhofen
Institutes and Institutions:Institut für Hochfrequenztechnik
Deposited By: DLR-Beauftragter, elib
Deposited On:02 Apr 2006
Last Modified:27 Apr 2009 09:02

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