Challenges in Synthetic Aperture Radar

February 6 - 10, 2012

Schedule


Monday, February 6, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
Edmund Zelnio (Wright-Patterson Air Force Base)

Wide Angle, Staring Synthetic Aperture Radar
PDF Presentation

10:15 - 10:50
Brett Borden (Naval Postgraduate School)

SAR Imaging of Dynamic Scenes
PDF Presentation

11:30 - 12:20
2:30 - 3:20
Charles (Jack) Jakowatz (Sandia National Laboratories)

Mode-Independent SAR Image Formation Using A Beamforming Framework

4:00 - 4:50
5:00 - 7:00 Reception and Poster Session (Hosted by IPAM)

Afternoon Session

Evening Session

5:05 - 7:00
Zhijun Qiao (University of Texas Pan American)

Poster: Filtered back projection of turntable ISAR image


Tuesday, February 7, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
Michael Minardi (Wright-Patterson Air Force Base)

Challenges in Detecting and Tracking Moving Objects in Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR)
PDF Presentation

10:15 - 11:05
Ronald Lipps (United States Naval Research Laboratory)

 

11:30 - 12:20
Mark Stuff (Michigan Technological University)

Mathematical Challenges for SAR Signal Analysis

2:30 - 3:20
Nick Marechal (The Aerospace Corporation)

Moving Targets in SAR Imagery
PDF Presentation

4:00 - 4:50
Jen King Jao (Lincoln Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Multichannel SAR-GMTI Clutter Cancellation Performance
PDF Presentation


Wednesday, February 8, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
Oscar Bruno (California Institute of Technology)

Electromagnetic Modeling: Large Antennas, Structures, and Beyond

10:15 - 11:05
Mujdat Cetin (Sabanci University)

Sparsity-Driven SAR Imaging
PDF Presentation

11:30 - 12:20
Albert Fannjiang (University of California, Davis (UC Davis))

Compressed sensing SAR
PDF Presentation

2:30 - 3:20
Joachim Ender (Fraunhofer Institute for High Frequency Physics & Radar Techniques)

Sparse Representation and Autofocus for ISAR and Spotlight SAR imaging
PDF Presentation

4:00 - 4:50
Justin Romberg (Georgia Institute of Technology)

Ideas from Compressive Sampling for Radar
PDF Presentation


Thursday, February 9, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
Richard Albanese (Brooks Air Force Base)

Using SAR to Identify Materials

10:15 - 11:05
11:30 - 12:20
2:30 - 3:20
4:00 - 4:50
George Papanicolaou (Stanford University)

 
PDF Presentation


Friday, February 10, 2012

9:00 - 9:50
Eric Keydel (Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC))

From Physics to the Physical: a Systems Perspective
PDF Presentation

10:15 - 11:05
Laurent Demanet (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

The butterfly algorithm for synthetic aperture radar imaging
PDF Presentation

11:30 - 12:20
Fredrik Andersson (Lund Institute of Technology)

Fast algorithms for the non-equally-spaced FFT

2:00 - 3:00
Margaret Cheney (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)

Discussion and Wrap-Up