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New algorithm fuses quality and quantity in satellite imagery


June 4, 2018

Using a new algorithm, University of Illinois researchers may have found the solution to an age-old dilemma plaguing satellite imagery -- whether to sacrifice high spatial resolution in the interest of generating images more frequently, or vice versa. The team's new tool eliminates this trade-off by fusing high-resolution and high-frequency satellite data into one integrated product, and can generate 30-meter daily continuous images going back to the year 2000. Full Story

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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