Tag Archives: SAR

Terrain displacements after the central Italy earthquakes as measured by Sentinel-1 satellite

Terrain displacements after the central Italy earthquakes as measured by Sentinel-1 satellite The strong earthquakes which have struck Center Italy on the 26th (epicenter near Visso, magnitude 5,9 Richter) and the 30th of October 2016 (near Norcia, magnitude 6.5) have produced major dislocation on a wide extent. An accurate way to measure such displacements is […]

Cosmo SkyMed II Generation

COSMO­ SkyMed Second Generation Phases B and C Project reference period: 2011 on goingFounded by: Italian Space Agency – http://www.asi.it/ Project Description COSMO­SkyMed Second Generation (CSG) is a SAR (Synthetic Aperture Radar) constellation which will continue the previous mission COSMO­SkyMed (CSK) improving its operational performances. B-Open’s Role In the second (B) phase B­Open activities have […]