By Topic

Use of stereo-matching to coregister multiangle data from MISR

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$33 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

3 Author(s)
C. Moroney ; Jet Propulsion Lab., California Inst. of Technol., Pasadena, CA, USA ; A. Horvath ; R. Davies

The pattern-matching algorithms originally developed for Multi-angle Imaging SpectroRadiometer (MISR) (flying on the Earth Observing System (EOS) Terra platform) cloud retrieval have also proven useful in independently providing quality assurance of the coregistration of multiangle measurements with the nadir view. Two new techniques developed to test the coregistration are described in this paper along with results of the misregistration detection on both historical and current data. No ground-control points are strictly necessary for these calculations-just simultaneous clear-sky land imagery for three cameras and knowledge of the terrain altitude. The difficulty of registration increases with the obliquity of the view angle, so our emphasis is on coregistering to the nadir view. This paper also provides proxy validation of the stereo-matching algorithms for clear-sky land scenes.

Published in:

IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing  (Volume:40 ,  Issue: 7 )