Mapping Sea Ice in Framforum 2019

Research done by Sebastian Gerland (NPI) and other members of the CIRFA team was published in Framforum 2019. The article can be found on page 12-17. Fram Forum is published once a year by Framsenteret AS on behalf of FRAM – the High North research Centre for Climate and the Environment.

New publication!

The article entitled: “Capacity and limits of multimodal remote sensing” by Andrea Marinoni, Saloua Chlaily, Mauro Dalla Mura, Jocelyn Chanussot, Christian Jutten, and Paolo Gamba was accepted to EarthVision 2019. Abstract: Although multimodal remote sensing data analysis can strongly improve the characterization of physical phenomena on Earth surface, nonidealities and estimation imperfections between records and…

New publication!

The article “A review of unmanned vehicles for the detection and monitoring of marine fauna” by Ursula K.Verfussa, Ana Sofia Aniceto, Danielle V. Harris, Douglas Gillespie, Sophie Fielding, Guillermo Jiménez, Phil Johnston, Rachael R.Sinclair, Agnar Sivertsen, Stian A. Solbø, Rune Storvold, Martin Biuw, Roy Wyatt has been published in Marine Pollution Bulletin. Abstract Recent technology…

CIRFA Seminar 21. February 14:30-15:30

CIRFA welcomes you to a seminar presented by CIRFA Associate Professor Andrea Marinoni. The title of the presentation is: “ASSESSMENT OF POLARIMETRIC VARIABILITY BY DISTANCE GEOMETRY FOR ENHANCED CLASSIFICATION OF OIL SLICKS USING SAR”. We introduce a new approach for investigation of polarimetric Synthetic Aperture Radar (PolSAR) images for oil slick analysis. Our method aims…

CIRFA Seminar 7. February, 14:00-15:00

CIRFA welcomes you to a seminar presented by CIRFA PhD student Cornelius Quigley and Researcher Anca Cristea. Date/time: 7. February 2019, 14:00 — 15:00 Venue: CIRFA, SIVA Innovation Centre (Forskningsparken), Online:https://connect.uninett.no/cirfa-seminar The title of Cornelius presentation is: “Retrieval of the dielectric properties of oil slick using SAR via a polarimetric two-scale model” A two scale…

POLinSAR 2019

Next week (from 28th January to 1st February 2019) the 9th International Workshop on Science and Applications of SAR Polarimetry and Polarimetric Interferometry (POLinSAR 2019) is going on in ESRIN, Frascati, Italy. CIRFA will be contributing with presentations: Day1: Monday 28 January Session: Methods and Theoretical Modelling 14:50-15:10 Incidence angle dependsencies in narrow-swath Quad-polarimetric SAR…

Arctic Frontiers 2019

CIRFA will be contributing with presentations at Arctic Frontiers 2019 Wednesday 23 January Session: State of the Arctic – Operational oceanography and forecasting 13:30   Weather and ocean forecasting for increased prepardness in the Arctic Authors: Kai Håkon Christensen ( MET Norway ); Nils Melsom Kristensen ( MET Norway ); Jostein Brændshøi ( MET Norway ); Yurii…

3rd DBAR Conference, December 2018

Andrea Marinoni was invited to give e key-note speech at the 3rd DBAR conference in Tengchong, P.R. China, Dec. 5-7, 2018 (http://dbar2018.csp.escience.cn/dct/page/1). DBAR18 conference hosted several specialized sessions examining the applications of big Earth data for sustainable development in different fields, such as environmental change, disaster mitigation, water resources, agriculture food security, natural and cultural…

CIRFA seminar, Thursday 13 December at 14:00-15:00

CIRFA welcomes you to a seminar where Tore Hattermann from Akvaplan-niva will talk about “The role of (sub-)mesoscale dynamics in high-resolution sea ice drift forecasts”. Date: Thursday 13 December at 14:00-15:00 Venue: CIRFA, SIVA Innovation Centre (Forskningsparken), Tromsø [map] Online: https://connect.uninett.no/cirfa-seminar/ WELCOME!