System Commanding and Performance of TanDEM-X Scientific Modes
Conference: EUSAR 2012 - 9th European Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar
04/23/2012 - 04/26/2012 at Nuremberg, Germany
Proceedings: EUSAR 2012
Pages: 4Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Bueso Bello, José Luis; Grigorov, Christo; Steinbrecher, Ulrich; Kraus, Thomas; González, Carolina; Schulze, Daniel; Bräutigam, Benjamin (Microwaves and Radar Institute, German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany)
TanDEM-X operates two satellites in close formation for bistatic SAR acquisitions. Commanding and planning of scientific imaging modes is considering a complex bistatic system as well user-driven acquisition requests. This paper gives an overview of the system commanding and performance parameters of TanDEM-X experimental modes, with focus on scientific products.