A New RST-Based Approach for Continuous Oil Spill Detection in TIR Range: The Case of the Deepwater Horizon Platform in the Gulf of Mexico

  1. Yonggang Liu,
  2. Amy Macfadyen,
  3. Zhen-Gang Ji and
  4. Robert H. Weisberg
  1. C. S. L. Grimaldi,
  2. I. Coviello,
  3. T. Lacava,
  4. N. Pergola and
  5. V. Tramutoli

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2011GM001105

Monitoring and Modeling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: A Record-Breaking Enterprise

Monitoring and Modeling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: A Record-Breaking Enterprise

How to Cite

Grimaldi, C. S. L., Coviello, I., Lacava, T., Pergola, N. and Tramutoli, V. (2011) A New RST-Based Approach for Continuous Oil Spill Detection in TIR Range: The Case of the Deepwater Horizon Platform in the Gulf of Mexico, in Monitoring and Modeling the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: A Record-Breaking Enterprise (eds Y. Liu, A. Macfadyen, Z.-G. Ji and R. H. Weisberg), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2011GM001105

Author Information

  1. Department Of Engineering And Physics Of The Environment (Difa), University Of Basilicata, Potenza, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904856

Online ISBN: 9781118666753

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Keywords:

  • oil spill;
  • remote sensing;
  • robust satellite techniques;
  • MODIS;
  • optical band;
  • near real time

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Test Cast: Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

  • Oil Spill Characteristics in Tir Range

  • Methodology

  • Implementation

  • Results

  • Conclusion