First Released : 5 October 2000
Last Updated : 17 January 2001
CEOS WGCV-SAR WORKSHOP 2001
2-5 April 2001
NASDA / EORC, Tokyo, Japan
First Announcement and Call for Papers
In the framework of CEOS Working Group on Calibration and Validation, the next SAR subgroup workshop will be organized by the National Space Development Agency of Japan (NASDA) and the European Space Agency (ESA) in Tokyo, Japan, from 2 to 5 April 2001.
Specialist papers are invited to review the performance of operating or planning airborne and spaceborne SAR sensors. The following Calibration and Validation issues will be addressed:
The workshop will be held in plenary sessions including selected papers and poster presentations as well as more focused working group sessions allowing for shorter oral presentations on specific topics. All accepted abstracts will be included in the technical programme of the workshop.
Who May Attend
Attendance is open to CEOS representatives and affiliates as well as to the SAR scientific and user community. It is expected that there will be participation from international and national space agencies operating or planning airborne and spaceborne SAR sensors.
Schedule and Deadlines
|First Announcement and Call for Papers||October 2000|
|Abstract Deadline||22 December 2000 *|
|Second Announcement||17 January 2001|
|Notifications of Acceptance||31 January 2001|
|Preliminary Programme||January 2001|
|Registration Form Due||15 March 2001|
|Hotel Reservation Due||15 March 2001|
|Full Length Paper Deadline||31 March 2001|
|Workshop Date||2-5 April 2001|
|CD-ROM of Proceedings||June 2001|
* In case you have not received an acknowledgement within a week after
abstract submission, please contact the workshop
Information on how to submit an abstract are available online
Authors will be notified of the decision of the scientific committee by 31 January 2001. Authors whose papers have been accepted will then receive instructions for the preparation of their full length paper, due not later than 31 March 2001, for inclusion in the workshop proceedings.
Full-length papers must be provided before the workshop (31 March 2001) in order to distribute the proceedings by the CD-ROM after the workshop.
Block bookings of local hotels will be made in various price categories and at preferential rates. A hotel reservation form as well as further information on transport, etc... will be sent in January 2001.
International Scientific Committee
|Evert Attema||ESA / ESTEC||The Netherlands|
|Shane Cloude||Univ. of Dundee||United Kingdom|
|Yves-Louis Desnos||ESA / ESRIN||Italy|
|Tom Farr||NASA / JPL||USA|
|Scott Hensley||NASA / JPL||USA|
|Ben Holt||NASA / JPL||USA|
|Peter Hoogeboom||TNO-FEL||The Netherlands|
|Gordon Keyte||DERA||United Kingdom|
|Hiroshi Kimura||Gifu Univ.||Japan|
|Thuy Le Toan||CESBIO / Toulouse||France|
|Didier Massonnet||CNES / Toulouse||France|
|Francesco Mattia||ITIS / CNR||Italy|
|Kazuo Ouchi||Kochi Univ. of Tech.||Japan|
|Eric Pottier||Univ. of Rennes||France|
|Claudio Prati||Univ. of Milano||Italy|
|Masanobu Shimada||NASDA / EORC||Japan|
|Jean-Claude Souyris||CNES / Toulouse||France|
|Manfred Zink||ESA / ESTEC||The Netherlands|
Further information on the organization of the workshop can be obtained by contacting directly the organizers.
Last Updated : 17 January 2001