CEOS-WGCV – SAR Subgroup
Working Group on Calibration and Validation
Synthetic Aperture Radar Subgroup

Target Group: Amazon Rain Forest Sites

Maintainer

Marco Schwerdt (marco.schwerdt@dlr.de)

Contact Details

Dr.-Ing. Marco Schwerdt
Head of the Calibration Group
German Aerospace Center
Microwaves and Radar Institute, Satellite SAR Systems
Oberpfaffenhofen-Wessling
Tel.: +49 8153 28-3533
Fax: +49 8153 28-1449

Further Information

http://www.dlr.de/hr/en/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-2459/

Description

These Amazon rainforest sites were used for the antenna characterization of TerraSAR-X in 2007. Since then, they have been used for the long-term system monitoring of TerraSAR-X and TanDEM-X.

Number of distributed targets which belong to this target group: 3