Oceans, Littorals, Remote Sensing
Ron Abileah, Sole Proprietor

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Publications

 

2017

Envisat RA-2 Individual Echoes: a unique dataset for a better understanding of inland water altimetry potentialities, Remote Sensing, Special Issue on Radar Systems for the Societal Challenge, paper

Yet another pixel-by-pixel Depth Inversion Algorithm, SOMaR-4 Workshop, Luneburg, Germanum, May, 2017 (Update of SOMaR-3 2015 paper) ppt

Advancements in the Usage of Envisat Individual Echoes (IEs), 10th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, February, 2017 Florence, Italy abstract ppt

Urthecast Video Imaging from Earth Orbit: A New Tool for Mapping Coastal Bathymetry, Coastal GeoTools 2017, February 2017, Charleston, SC abstract ppt

2016

Mapping ocean currents using SPOT-5 satellite, paper 2689, Living Planet Symposium 2016,May 2016, Prague abstract poster

DETECTION OF LOW OBSERVABLE OBJECTS IN CLUTTER USING NON-COHERENT RADARS (aka WiDop Radar), US Patent US9268008B1, February 23, 2016

2015

Yet another pixel-by-pixel depth inversion algorithm, SOMaR-3 Workshop, July 14-16, 2015 Applied Physics Laboratory University of Washington, Seattle, WA abstract ppt

Exploiting Satellite Image Pairs for Mapping Currents, Bathymetry, Debris, Marine Mammals, and Ocean Bottom, Mapping Water Bodies From Space 2015 Conference, 18-18 March 2015, Fascati (Rome), Italy pdf

On evaluating the potential of Envisat Individual echoes to retrieve water in small inland water bodies, Mapping Water Bodies From Space 2015 Conference, 18-18 March 2015, Fascati (Rome), Italy ppt

2014

Methods For Mapping Depth And Surface Current US Patent 8903134

The Near-Specular Altimeter Waveforms of Small Inland Water Bodies, Coastal Altimetry Workshop 8, Lake Konstanz, Germany, October 23-24, 2014 ppt + companion poster

2013

Potential applications for highly resolved shorelines: a cross-validation approach with radar altimetry, ESA Living Earth Conference, Edinburg, UK, 9-13 September 2013 ppt

Case studies of potential applications for highly resolved shorelines, EGU, Vienna, Austria, 7-12 April 2013, ppt

Mapping shorelines to subpixel accuracy using Landsat imagery, EGU, Vienna, Austria, 7-12 April 2013, ppt

MAPPING NEAR SHORE BATHYMETRY USING WAVE KINEMATICS IN A TIME SERIES
OF WORLDVIEW-2 SATELLITE IMAGES, Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 21-26 July 2013, IEEE, Melbourne, AU, paper presentation video

Coherent processing of Envisat Individual Echoes in narrow rivers, Coastal Altimetry Workshop, October, 2013, Boulder, CO. presentation

Coherent ranging with Envisat radar altimeter: A new perspective in analyzing altimeter data using Doppler processing, Remote Sensing of the Environment, December, 2013 link

2012

Pulse-Pair (Doppler) Processing of Envisat Individual Echoes,  6th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, 20-21 September 2012, Riva del Garda, Italy. Abstract Presentation Poster

LESSONS LEARNED FROM COMPARING GAUGE LEVELS WITH LANDSAT AND RADAR ALTIMETRY OBSERVATIONS: CASE-STUDY OF LAKE NASSER (EGYPT),IWTC'2012 May 7-10, Istanbul, Turkey. Abstract

Automating nearshore bathymetry extraction from wave motion in satellite optical imagery Steven Mancini, Richard C. Olsen, and Krista R. Lee Naval Postgraduate School (USA), Ronald Abileah. jOmegak (USA) , SPIE conference, Proceedings / Volume 8390 / Commercial Spectral Remote Sensing: WorldView-2 and Its Applications I, Baltimore, MD, May 2012 Abstract Paper

2011

EGU'2011 April 3-8, Vienna, Austria. On Combining Landsat Imagery and Radar Altimetry To Estimate Reservoirs Water Volume: Case-Study of Lake Nasser (Egypt). Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 13, EGU2011-10996, 2011 EGU General Assembly. Abstract, Poster, Program.

IWTC'2011, May 28-31, Alexandria, Egypt. A Completely Remote-Sensing-Based Approach to Monitoring Reservoirs Water Volume." Abstract, Paper, presentation slides, Final Program.

6'th Multi-Temporal Remote Sensing Images, July 12-14, Trento, Italy. Bathymetry from Fusion of Multi-Temporal Landsat and Radar Altimetry. Abstract, Paper, Presentation, Conference Program

2010

IGARSS 2010, July 26-30, Honolulu, Hawaii. SHALLOW WATER BATHYMETRY WITH AN INCOHERENT X-BAND RADAR USING SMALL (SMALLER) SPACE-TIME IMAGE CUBES
paper, presentation

2009
Oceans09, Biloxi, MS,October 26-29, 2009: Surveying Coastal Ship Traffic With LANDSAT. abstract, paper,
presentation

GeoTools 2009, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, March 2-5,2009: Mapping Shorelines And Intertidal Zones With Multitemporal LANDSAT Images. poster power point slides

2006-2007

2007 IEEE/IOS Oceans 2007 conference: Mapping Ocean Surface Currents (paper, abstract, presentation)

ASRPS 2007 Conference:  Mapping Shallow Water Depth From Satellite  (paper  Power Point presentation)

2006 Sea Technology Magazine: Shallow-Water Bathymetry with Commercial Satellites

Pre 2006

Marine mammal Census using Space Satelllite Imagery, U.S. Navy Journal of Underwater Acoustics Volume 52, No. 3 July 2002

2001 High- resolution imagery applications in the littorals, SPIE, Toulouse, France.

2001 Use of High Resolution Space Imagery to Monitor the Abundance, Distribution, and Migration Patterns of Marine Mammal Populations, Oceans'01

2000 De cluttering Multispectral Images of Marine Environments, Sixth International Conference on Remote Sensing for Marine and Coastal Environments, Charleston, SC., 1-3 May 2000

1999 THE UTILITY OF VIDEO IMAGE SEQUENCE COMBINED WITH MULTISPECTRAL OCEAN IMAGING, Ocean Optics XIV, Hawaii

1996 Long-Range Acoustic Detection and Tracking of the Humpback Whale Hawaii-Alaska Migration, Oceans 1996, Ft., Lauderdale, FL

1996 Monitoring high-seas fisheries, Oceans 1996, Ft Lauderdale, FL

1986 Improved Detection With The Cross-Ambiguity Function, EURISP 1986, SIGNAL PROCESSING III: Theories and Applications, Elsevier Science Publishers B.V. (North-Holland)

Additional pre 2006 papers on marine mammals, sea search & rescue, and reefs available on request. 


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