Chapter 9. Classification of Targets

  1. Harold Mott

Published Online: 14 APR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470079812.ch9

Remote Sensing with Polarimetric Radar

Remote Sensing with Polarimetric Radar

How to Cite

Mott, H. (2006) Classification of Targets, in Remote Sensing with Polarimetric Radar, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470079812.ch9

Author Information

  1. The University of Alabama, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 APR 2006
  2. Published Print: 14 DEC 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470074763

Online ISBN: 9780470079812

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Keywords:

  • classification of targets;
  • Neyman–Pearson decision rule and radar return;
  • coherent decomposition

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Representation and Classification of Targets

  • Bayes Decision Rule

  • The Neyman–Pearson Decision Rule

  • Bayes Error Bounds

  • Estimation of Parameters from Data

  • Nonparametric Classification

  • Coherent Decomposition

  • Decomposition of Power-Type Matrices

  • Decomposition of the D Matrix

  • Polarized Clutter

  • A Similar Decomposition

  • Polarimetric Similarity Classification

  • References

  • Problems