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Sensors 2008, 8(11), 7469-7492; doi:10.3390/s8117469
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Geological Interpretation of PSInSAR Data at Regional Scale

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Received: 16 July 2008; in revised form: 12 September 2008 / Accepted: 20 October 2008 / Published: 24 November 2008
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR))
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Abstract: Results of a PSInSAR™ project carried out by the Regional Agency for Environmental Protection (ARPA) in Piemonte Region (Northern Italy) are presented and discussed. A methodology is proposed for the interpretation of the PSInSARTM data at the regional scale, easy to use by the public administrations and by civil protection authorities. Potential and limitations of the PSInSARTM technique for ground movement detection on a regional scale and monitoring are then estimated in relationship with different geological processes and various geological environments.
Keywords: SAR interferometry; permanent scatterer; landslide; subsidence; Piemonte SAR interferometry; permanent scatterer; landslide; subsidence; Piemonte
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Meisina, C.; Zucca, F.; Notti, D.; Colombo, A.; Cucchi, A.; Savio, G.; Giannico, C.; Bianchi, M. Geological Interpretation of PSInSAR Data at Regional Scale. Sensors 2008, 8, 7469-7492.

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Meisina C, Zucca F, Notti D, Colombo A, Cucchi A, Savio G, Giannico C, Bianchi M. Geological Interpretation of PSInSAR Data at Regional Scale. Sensors. 2008; 8(11):7469-7492.

Chicago/Turabian Style

Meisina, Claudia; Zucca, Francesco; Notti, Davide; Colombo, Alessio; Cucchi, Anselmo; Savio, Giuliano; Giannico, Chiara; Bianchi, Marco. 2008. "Geological Interpretation of PSInSAR Data at Regional Scale." Sensors 8, no. 11: 7469-7492.


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