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BACKSCATTERED ENERGY [1 record]

Record 1 2005-04-22

English

Subject field(s)
  • Space Physics
  • Remote Sensing
DEF

The energy backscattered to the radar antenna.

OBS

Backscatter is the portion of the outgoing radar signal that the target redirects directly back towards the radar antenna. Backscattering is the process by which backscatter is formed.

OBS

backscattered energy: term officially approved by the RADARSAT-2 Terminology Approval Group (RTAG).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Physique spatiale
  • Télédétection
DEF

Énergie réfléchie de manière diffuse vers l'antenne.

OBS

énergie rétrodiffusée : terme uniformisé par le Groupe de travail de la terminologie de RADARSAT-2 (GTTR).

Spanish

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