Alaska Satellite Facility
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2012 Spring Volume 8:1 Articles:

RADARSAT-1 Observations of Circulation Features Associated With a Bowhead Whale Feeding Hotspot Near Barrow, Alaska

Satellite imagery acquired by earth-orbiting satellites provides spatial and temporal reference frames for illustrating the character of and changes to oceanographic features and phenomena. In the Arctic, where persistent cloud cover limits usable visible-band imagery of the ocean, radar imagery is often the best visualization tool for the ocean surface.

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ASF Student Intern From Karlsruhe, Germany, Improves PolSAR Classification

For the last 4 years, ASF has actively supported an internship program in cooperation with Karlsruhe University in Germany. For graduation, Karlsruhe engineering students must complete a 6-month internship to apply their research skills.

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