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Sjögren, Thomas
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Vu, V. T., Pettersson, M., Sjögren, T. & Gustavsson, A. (2018). A hybrid GMTI method for reliable detec ion results in SAR images. In: Bao, VNQ Duy, TT (Ed.), PROCEEDINGS OF 2018 2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON RECENT ADVANCES IN SIGNAL PROCESSING, TELECOMMUNICATIONS & COMPUTING (SIGTELCOM 2018): . Paper presented at Conference: 2nd International Conference on Recent Advances in Signal Processing, Telecommunications and Computing (SigTelCom), Ho Chi Minh, JAN 29-31 (pp. 73-78). IEEE
Open this publication in new window or tab >>A hybrid GMTI method for reliable detec ion results in SAR images
2018 (English)In: PROCEEDINGS OF 2018 2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON RECENT ADVANCES IN SIGNAL PROCESSING, TELECOMMUNICATIONS & COMPUTING (SIGTELCOM 2018) / [ed] Bao, VNQ Duy, TT, IEEE , 2018, p. 73-78Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

Stand-alone synthetic aperture radar (SAR) ground moving target indication (GNITI) methods have both advantages and disadvantages. This paper introduces a hybrid SAR GMTI method that is based on two well-known methods: space time adaptive processing (STAP) and moving target detection by focusing (MTDF). The input of the proposed hybrid method is two time separated complex radar images. The output is detected ground moving targets, the target normalized relative speeds (NRS), and focused images of the detected targets. In the paper, we provide the mathematical background behind the hybrid SAR GMTI method in details. We also provide some experimental results for validating the proposed method. The data for the experiments was acquired in early 2015 by TanDEMX and TerraSAR-X operating in monostatic pursuit mode. The ground scene where the measurements were conducted is around Mantorp, west of Linkoping, Sweden.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
IEEE, 2018
National Category
Telecommunications Other Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:bth-17697 (URN)000458556800014 ()978-1-5386-2976-5 (ISBN)
Conference
Conference: 2nd International Conference on Recent Advances in Signal Processing, Telecommunications and Computing (SigTelCom), Ho Chi Minh, JAN 29-31
Available from: 2019-03-07 Created: 2019-03-07 Last updated: 2019-03-08Bibliographically approved
Vu, V. T., Pettersson, M., Sjögren, T. & Gustavsson, A. (2018). A hybrid GMTI method for reliable detection results in SAR images. In: Proceedings - 2018 2nd International Conference on Recent Advances in Signal Processing, Telecommunications and Computing, SIGTELCOM 2018: . Paper presented at 2nd International Conference on Recent Advances in Signal Processing, Telecommunications and Computing, SIGTELCOM, Ho Chi Minh City (pp. 73-78). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Open this publication in new window or tab >>A hybrid GMTI method for reliable detection results in SAR images
2018 (English)In: Proceedings - 2018 2nd International Conference on Recent Advances in Signal Processing, Telecommunications and Computing, SIGTELCOM 2018, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2018, p. 73-78Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

Stand-alone synthetic aperture radar (SAR) ground moving target indication (GMTI) methods have both advantages and disadvantages. This paper introduces a hybrid SAR GMTI method that is based on two well-known methods: space time adaptive processing (STAP) and moving target detection by focusing (MTDF). The input of the proposed hybrid method is two time separated complex radar images. The output is detected ground moving targets, the target normalized relative speeds (NRS), and focused images of the detected targets. In the paper, we provide the mathematical background behind the hybrid SAR GMTI method in details. We also provide some experimental results for validating the proposed method. The data for the experiments was acquired in early 2015 by TanDEM-X and TerraSAR-X operating in monostatic pursuit mode. The ground scene where the measurements were conducted is around Mantorp, west of Linköping, Sweden. © 2018 IEEE.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2018
Keywords
Radar signal processing, Space time adaptive processing, Synthetic aperture radar, Ground moving target indication, Ground moving targets, Hybrid method, Monostatic, Moving target detection, Reliable detection, Stand -alone, TerraSAR-X, Radar imaging
National Category
Signal Processing Other Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:bth-16538 (URN)10.1109/SIGTELCOM.2018.8325809 (DOI)2-s2.0-85047862168 (Scopus ID)9781538629765 (ISBN)
Conference
2nd International Conference on Recent Advances in Signal Processing, Telecommunications and Computing, SIGTELCOM, Ho Chi Minh City
Available from: 2018-06-18 Created: 2018-06-18 Last updated: 2018-06-18Bibliographically approved
Vu, V. T., Sjögren, T., Pettersson, M. & Dahl, M. (2017). Measurement of traffic flows with SAR: Field test on the swedish road network. In: International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS): . Paper presented at 37th Annual IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, IGARSS,Forth Worth (pp. 3321-3324). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Open this publication in new window or tab >>Measurement of traffic flows with SAR: Field test on the swedish road network
2017 (English)In: International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. , 2017, p. 3321-3324Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

This paper reports the measurement campaign Blekingetraffic that was performed by Blekinge Institute of Technology with collaboration with the partners. The measurements are part of a case study to evaluate the feasibility of spaceborne SAR for measuring traffic flow change before and after toll charge introduced in Sweden. The radar measurements were conducted around Pukavik, western of Karlshamn, Sweden in the end of 2015 and in the beginning of 2016. In this paper, the results of one of the controlled measurements performed in the first week of February 2016 is presented. In the ground scene, some trucks tracked with GPS were deployed in European route E22 and local roads. The trucks have either cabinets or food tankers resulting in different radar cross sections. The data acquisition is with TanDEM-X using two satellites giving up to 6 data channels. Since the measurements were performed at 5:00 pm there were unknown traffic i.e. trucks and cars that were not controlled. Therefore, the traffic on the roads was recorded by cameras next to the road and on a drone. The initial analysis of the measured data shows the possibilities to apply available processing techniques such as ground moving target indication and change detection to obtain the knowledge of traffic flow change. © 2017 IEEE.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2017
Series
IEEE International Symposium on Geoscience and Remote Sensing IGARSS, ISSN 000426954603103
Keywords
change detection, SAR, STAP, TanDEM-X, TerraSAR-X, traffic monitoring
National Category
Other Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:bth-15924 (URN)10.1109/IGARSS.2017.8127708 (DOI)000426954603103 ()2-s2.0-85041860005 (Scopus ID)9781509049516 (ISBN)
Conference
37th Annual IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, IGARSS,Forth Worth
Available from: 2018-02-22 Created: 2018-02-22 Last updated: 2018-04-12Bibliographically approved
Dahl, M., Pettersson, M. & Sjögren, T. (2017). Yttäckande mätningar med satellit - Studie avmätmetoder och datafångst.
Open this publication in new window or tab >>Yttäckande mätningar med satellit - Studie avmätmetoder och datafångst
2017 (Swedish)Report (Other academic)
Abstract [sv]

Avståndsbaserade vägavgiftssystem införs successivt i många länder världen över. Effekten av ett systems implementering kan i många delar vara svårt att analysera, inte minst ur ett mer övergri-pande perspektiv. Denna rapport är en studierörande en helt ny typ av satellitbaserad,yttäckande mätteknik som har genomförts inom ARENA, den svenska kunskapsplattformen för brukaravgifter i transportsektorn. Den yttäckande trafikmätningen sker med avancerad radarteknik som blivit tillgänglig under de sen-aste åren och där vi idag befinner oss i ett stort skifte på så sätt att tillgängligheten av data kommer att öka betydande de närmsta åren. Rapporten innehåller resultat från ett fältförsök över södra Sverige där det tyska satellitsystemet TerraSAR-X användes. Syftet är också att få en uppfattning över hur metodiken, som krävs vid en fullskalig satellitmätning, ser ut. Det vill säga hur man skall välja ut mätområdet, beställning av mät-ning över mätområdet, nedladdning av satellitdatauttag samt en verifiering av hur mätningarna på olika sätt kan bidra till före-och efteranalyser vid ett eventuellt införande av ett vägavgiftssystem.Rapporten har ett övergripande mål att knyta an till de inom ARENAidentifierade domäner, faktorer och nyckeltal som i sin tur ansetts vara relevanta för att utvärdera effekterna av ett införande av en vägslitageskatt för tung trafik. Rapportens huvudsakliga fokus är vad som möjligt att mäta från satel-litbaserade system men även i någon mening översiktligt uppskatta förmågan hos andra yttäckande system såsom drönare och flygburna system. Det vill säga vad systemen kan förväntas leverera uti-från en analys kring tillgänglighet, kvalitet, kostnad och användbarhet.

Publisher
p. 39
National Category
Engineering and Technology
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:bth-19123 (URN)
Available from: 2020-01-22 Created: 2020-01-22 Last updated: 2020-01-28Bibliographically approved
Vu, V. T., Nehru, D., Pettersson, M. & Sjögren, T. (2014). SAR Resolution Enhancement with Circular Aperture in Theory and Empirical Scenario. In: : . Paper presented at RadarCon, Cincinnati, Ohio. IEEE
Open this publication in new window or tab >>SAR Resolution Enhancement with Circular Aperture in Theory and Empirical Scenario
2014 (English)Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

SAR systems synthesizing circular apertures have been shown to result in better spatial resolutions than the ones synthesizing linear apertures. The paper presents an investigation about the enhancement of SAR spatial resolutions with the use of circular aperture. A comparison between the spatial resolutions obtained with a SAR system synthesizing a circular aperture and with the same SAR system synthesizing a linear aperture is therefore carried out. The studying results are verified by the experimental SAR data set provided by the experimental ground-based SAR system of Blekinge Institute of Technology (BTH GB-SAR).

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
IEEE, 2014
National Category
Mathematics Signal Processing
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:bth-6337 (URN)10.1109/RADAR.2014.6875544 (DOI)000346494600001 ()978-1-4799-2034-1 (ISBN)
Conference
RadarCon, Cincinnati, Ohio
Available from: 2015-05-26 Created: 2014-11-25 Last updated: 2017-03-16Bibliographically approved
Sjögren, T., Vu, V., Pettersson, M., Wang, F., Murdin, D., Gustavsson, A. & Ulander, L. (2014). Suppression of Clutter in Multichannel SAR GMTI. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 52(7), 4005-4013
Open this publication in new window or tab >>Suppression of Clutter in Multichannel SAR GMTI
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2014 (English)In: IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, ISSN 0196-2892, E-ISSN 1558-0644, Vol. 52, no 7, p. 4005-4013Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

In this paper, results of moving target detection in multichannel UHF-band Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) data are shown. The clutter suppression is done using Finite Impulse Response (FIR) filtering of multichannel SAR in combination with a 2-stage Fast Backprojection (FBP) algorithm to focus the moving target using relative speed. The FIR filter coefficients are chosen with the use of STAP filtering. Two parameters are used for target focusing, target speed in range and in azimuth. When the target is focused, both speed parameters of the target are found. In the experimental results, two channels were used in order to suppress clutter. In the resulting SAR images it is obvious that very strong scatterers and the forest areas have been suppressed in comparison to the moving target in the image scene. The gain obtained can be measured using SCNR gain, which is about 19dB. Another way to measure signal processing gain is the ability to suppress the strongest reflecting object in the SAR scene. The gain of target in relation to this object is 25dB. This shows that using UHF-band SAR GMTI for suppressing forest and increasing the target signal can work.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
IEEE, 2014
National Category
Signal Processing
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:bth-6725 (URN)10.1109/TGRS.2013.2278701 (DOI)000332597100022 ()oai:bth.se:forskinfo6E8077E5D9C20BBAC1257C1200299154 (Local ID)oai:bth.se:forskinfo6E8077E5D9C20BBAC1257C1200299154 (Archive number)oai:bth.se:forskinfo6E8077E5D9C20BBAC1257C1200299154 (OAI)
Available from: 2014-04-23 Created: 2013-10-28 Last updated: 2017-12-04Bibliographically approved
Vu, V., Sjögren, T. & Pettersson, M. (2014). Two-Dimensional Spectrum for BiSAR Derivation Based on Lagrange Inversion Theorem. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 11(7), 1210-1214
Open this publication in new window or tab >>Two-Dimensional Spectrum for BiSAR Derivation Based on Lagrange Inversion Theorem
2014 (English)In: IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, ISSN 1545-598X, E-ISSN 1558-0571, Vol. 11, no 7, p. 1210-1214Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

A 2-D spectrum for bistatic synthetic aperture radar is derived in this letter. The derivation is based on the commonly used mathematic principles such as themethod of stationary phase and the Fourier transform and the Lagrange inversion theorem in order to find the point of stationary phase in the method of stationary phase. Using the Lagrange inversion theorem allows minimizing the initial assumptions or the initial approximations. The derived 2-D spectrum is compared with the commonly used 2-D spectrum to verify it and illustrate its accuracy.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
IEEE, 2014
Keywords
Bistatic synthetic aperture radar (BiSAR), Lagrange inversion theorem, LORA, two-dimensional spectrum
National Category
Signal Processing
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:bth-6706 (URN)10.1109/LGRS.2013.2289735 (DOI)000333094000008 ()oai:bth.se:forskinfoC8C7C438842CD713C1257CC30033F632 (Local ID)oai:bth.se:forskinfoC8C7C438842CD713C1257CC30033F632 (Archive number)oai:bth.se:forskinfoC8C7C438842CD713C1257CC30033F632 (OAI)
Available from: 2014-04-23 Created: 2014-04-23 Last updated: 2017-12-04Bibliographically approved
Pettersson, M., Sjögren, T. & Vu, V. (2013). An Evaluation on Moving Target Parameter Estimation using Synthetic Aperture Radar Systems. In: : . Paper presented at 2013 Asia-Pacific Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar (APSAR). Tsukuba, Japan: IEEE
Open this publication in new window or tab >>An Evaluation on Moving Target Parameter Estimation using Synthetic Aperture Radar Systems
2013 (English)Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

One important application of Synthetic Aperture Radars (SAR) is positioning of targets with high accuracy in both azimuth and range. If the target is moving and a multi-channel SAR system is used also the speed components in azimuth and range can be found with a high accuracy. In this paper we propose a method to estimate the accuracy of such a multichannel SAR system. The method is based on the Cramér-Rao Lower Bound (CRLB). To exemplify the method the variance of parameter estimates by a single channel UHF UWB SAR system is found.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Tsukuba, Japan: IEEE, 2013
Keywords
Estimation
National Category
Signal Processing
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:bth-6681 (URN)000335733900140 ()oai:bth.se:forskinfoC1D95BC7349D9440C1257C12002B37E0 (Local ID)oai:bth.se:forskinfoC1D95BC7349D9440C1257C12002B37E0 (Archive number)oai:bth.se:forskinfoC1D95BC7349D9440C1257C12002B37E0 (OAI)
Conference
2013 Asia-Pacific Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar (APSAR)
Available from: 2014-07-17 Created: 2013-10-28 Last updated: 2017-03-14Bibliographically approved
Vu, V., Nehru, D., Sjögren, T. & Pettersson, M. (2013). An Experimental Ground-based SAR System for Studying SAR Fundamentals. In: : . Paper presented at 2013 Asia-Pacific Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar (APSAR). Tsukuba, Japan: IEEE
Open this publication in new window or tab >>An Experimental Ground-based SAR System for Studying SAR Fundamentals
2013 (English)Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

The paper introduces a simple experimental groundbased SAR system for studying SAR fundamentals. The SAR system is developed on a vector network analyzer (VNA), for example Agilent E5071C, with some useful built-in functions such as transform and gating. The procedure of acquiring the data by using the SAR system is presented in details. The acquired empirical data is also used to reconstruct the illuminated scene. The possibilities to use the SAR system to support SAR research topics are also discussed in this paper.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Tsukuba, Japan: IEEE, 2013
National Category
Signal Processing
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:bth-6680 (URN)000335733900117 ()oai:bth.se:forskinfo8D10C717F81386A4C1257C12002CEBC5 (Local ID)oai:bth.se:forskinfo8D10C717F81386A4C1257C12002CEBC5 (Archive number)oai:bth.se:forskinfo8D10C717F81386A4C1257C12002CEBC5 (OAI)
Conference
2013 Asia-Pacific Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar (APSAR)
Available from: 2014-07-17 Created: 2013-10-28 Last updated: 2017-03-08Bibliographically approved
Vu, V., Sjögren, T. & Pettersson, M. (2013). Another possibility to focus moving targets by normalized relative speed in UWB SAR. In: : . Paper presented at Airborne Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR) Systems and Applications X. Baltimore: SPIE
Open this publication in new window or tab >>Another possibility to focus moving targets by normalized relative speed in UWB SAR
2013 (English)Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

The paper presents another possibility to focus moving targets using normalized relative speed (NRS). Similar to the currently used focusing approach, the focusing approach proposed in this paper aims at the ultrawideband and ultrawidebeam synthetic aperture radar systems (UWB SAR) like CARABAS-II. The proposal is shown to overcome the shortcomings of the original focusing approach and can be extended to more complicated cases, for example bistatic SAR.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Baltimore: SPIE, 2013
Keywords
Bistatic, CARABAS-II, GMTI. focusing, Moving target, NRS, UWB SAR
National Category
Signal Processing
Identifiers
urn:nbn:se:bth-6678 (URN)10.1117/12.2015247 (DOI)000329624400014 ()oai:bth.se:forskinfoA5EC720523A7F193C1257BE30049C7DE (Local ID)9780819495044 (ISBN)oai:bth.se:forskinfoA5EC720523A7F193C1257BE30049C7DE (Archive number)oai:bth.se:forskinfoA5EC720523A7F193C1257BE30049C7DE (OAI)
Conference
Airborne Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR) Systems and Applications X
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Available from: 2014-07-17 Created: 2013-09-11 Last updated: 2017-03-14Bibliographically approved
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