A Complexity-Adaptive Segmentation Method for Polarimetric SAR Images
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
Hu, Hao; Liu, Bin; Yu, Qiuze; Liu, Xingzhao; Yu, Wenxian (Department of Electronic Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 800 Dongchuan Road, Shanghai, P. R. China)
In this paper, we propose a novel segmentation method for Polarimetric Synthetic Aperture Radar (PolSAR) images, where the spatial adaptivity is incorporated. In the proposed scheme, the size of segments and the extent of relationship between a pixel and its neighborhood depend on the complexity of different parts of the whole scene. The performance of the proposed method is presented and analyzed on an AIRSAR PolSAR data set.