Studies of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill With the UAVSAR Radar

  1. Yonggang Liu,
  2. Amy Macfadyen,
  3. Zhen-Gang Ji and
  4. Robert H. Weisberg
  1. Cathleen E. C. E. Jones,
  2. Brent B. Minchew,
  3. Benjamin B. Holt and
  4. Scott S. Hensley

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2011GM001113

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

Jones, C. E. C. E., Minchew, B. B., Holt, B. B. and Hensley, S. S. (2013) Studies of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill With the UAVSAR Radar, 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: 10.1029/2011GM001113

Author Information

  1. Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute Of Technology, Pasadena, California, Usa

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:

  • Deepwater Horizon oil spill;
  • radar remote sensing;
  • Louisiana wetland ecosystem;
  • UAVSAR;
  • POLSAR;
  • mineral oil slicks

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Uavsar Campaign to Study the Deepwater Horizon (Dwh) Oil Spill

  • The Uavsar Instrument

  • Oil Spill Detection with the Uavsar Radar

  • Oil Impact Mapping in Southern Louisiana

  • Discussion of Uavsar Dwh Results