You are here:
Earth Observation Center
Applications and Projects
DFD uses ERS-Radar data to monitor changes of the Antarctic Ice Sheet
Glacier motion in the Amundsen Sea sector of the West-Antarctic ice sheet has been a research topic at the German Remote Sensing Data Center (DFD) for several years. Since 1991 DFD acquires ERS SAR data of Antarctica via its receiving station at O'Higgins. This data set allows to measure glacier motion variations on seasonal and annual time scales.
Send article link to:
Your e-mail address:
Any details you supply are not stored. You will receive no unsolicited e-mails as a result.
Copyright © 2013 German Aerospace Center (DLR). All rights reserved.