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The main objectives for the SEASAR 2012 workshop are:

  • Report on progress/status of recommendations of SeaSAR 2010
  • Provide a forum for scientific exchange and to assess the state of art in SAR coastal and marine applications
  • Initiate and encourage close collaboration between individual research groups
  • Agree and disseminate benchmark algorithms
  • Formulate recommendations for algorithm and new products development
  • Present exploitation results from spaceborne SAR missions and application projects
  • Present SAR marine and ice services developed under the GMES framework
  • Present the mission status of future missions like ESA Sentinel-1 and CSA RCM
  • Consult with users of future missions like Sentinel-1 and RCM



The official language of the workshop is English. The workshop is organised around:

  • Papers and posters selected by the Scientific Committee
  • Round table discussions seeded with questions prepared by the Scientific Committee and ESA
  • Demonstration of software tools
  • Workshop proceedings published by ESA