RAD Lab

Selected Publications

Recent Articles

  • Nashashibi, A.Y., K. Sarabandi, P. Frantzis, R. DeRoo, and F.T. Ulaby, "An Ultra-Fast Wideband MMW Polarimetric Radar for Remote Sensing Applications," IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., vol. 40, no. 8, pp. 1777-1786, Aug. 2002.

  • Xie, H., L. Pierce and F.T. Ulaby, “Speckle Reduction Using Wavelet Denoising and Markov Random Field Modeling,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., vol. 40, no. 10, pp. 2196-2212, Oct. 2002.

  • El-Rouby, A. , A.Y. Nashashibi, and F.T. Ulaby, "Application of Frequency Correlation Function to Radar Target Detection," IEEE Trans. on Aerospace and Electronic Systems, vol. 39, no. 1, pp. 125-139Jan. 2003. 

  • Kouskoulas, Y., L. Pierce, and F.T. Ulaby, “A Computationally Efficient Multivariate Maximum Entropy Density Estimation (MEDE) Technique,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sensing, vol. 42, no. 2, pp. 457-468, Feb. 2004. 

  • Kouskoulas, Y., F.T. Ulaby and L. Pierce, “The Bayesian-Hierarchical Classifier (BHC) and its Application to Short Vegetation Using Multifrequency Polarimetric SAR,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., vol. 42, no. 2, pp. 469-477, Feb. 2004.

  • Nashashibi, A.Y. and F.T. Ulaby, “Detection of Stationary Foliage-Obscured Targets by Polarimetric Millimeter-Wave Radar,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sens., vol. 43, no. 1, pp. 13-23, Jan. 2005.

  • Ulaby, F.T., “Engineering in the Age of Biology,” Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 94, no. 5, May 2006, pp. 863-864.

  • Ulaby, F.T., “Electronic Journals Versus Print: Publishing in the Electronic Age,” Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 94, no. 6, June 2006, pp. 1043-1044.

  • Ulaby, F.T., “The Legacy of Moore’s Law,” Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 94, no. 7, July 2006.

  • Ulaby, F.T., “Climate Change and the Proper Role of Scientists and Engineers,” Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 94, no. 8, August 2006.

  • Ulaby, F.T., “Scientific Research: Investing in the Future,” Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 94, no. 9, September 2006.

  • Ulaby, F.T., “Looking Back: A Tribute to Proceedings of the IEEE,” Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 94, no. 12, December 2006.

  • Nashashibi, A. Y. and F. T. Ulaby, “MMW Polarimetric Radar Bistatic Scattering From a Random Surface,” IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sensing, June 2007, pp. 1743-1755.

  • Ulaby, F.T., “The Evolution of Satellite SAR Missions: Past, Present and Future,” Keynote presentation, KACST Radar Symposium, December, 2014.

  • Ulaby, F. T., W. L. Jones, M. W. Spencer, and D. B. Lang, “A Strategy for Active Remote Sensing amid Increased Demand for Spectrum,” 2015 IGARSS Symposium, Milan, Italy.

Books, Book Chapters and Encyclopedia Articles

  1. Ulaby, F. T., "Microwave Radiometers," in Vol. I, Manual of Remote Sensing; and "Active Microwave Determinations of Soil Moisture," in Vol. II, Manual of Remote Sensing, American Society of Photogrammetry, Falls Church, Virginia, January 1975.

  2. Ulaby, F. T., R. K. Moore, and A.K. Fung, Microwave Remote Sensing:  Active and Passive, Vol. I -- Microwave Remote Sensing Fundamentals and Radiometry, Addison-Wesley, Advanced Book Program, Reading, Massachusetts, 1981, 456 pages.

  3. Ulaby, F. T., R. K. Moore, and A.K. Fung, Microwave Remote Sensing:  Active and Passive, Vol. II -- Radar Remote Sensing and Surface Scattering and Emission Theory, Addison-Wesley, Advanced Book Program, Reading, Massachusetts, 1982, 609 pages.

  4. Ulaby, F. T., R. K. Moore, and A. K. Fung, Microwave Remote Sensing:  Active and Passive, Vol. III -- Volume Scattering and Emission Theory, Advanced Systems and Applications, Artech House, Inc., Dedham, Massachusetts, 1986, 1100 pages.

  5. Ulaby, F. T., Assoc. Ed., Vol. I, Manual of Remote Sensing, Co-author, Ch. 4, 11, second edition, American Society of Photogrammetry, Falls Church, Virginia, 1983, 1232 pages.

  6. Ulaby, F. T. and A. Goetz, "Remote Sensing Techniques," in The Encyclopedia of Physical Science and Technology, Academic Press, 1986.

  7. Ulaby, F. T. and M. C. Dobson, Handbook of Radar Scattering Statistics for Terrain, Artech House, Inc., Dedham, Massachusetts, 1989, 362 pages.

  8. Ulaby, F. T. and C. Elachi, editors, Radar Polarimetry for Geoscience Applications, Artech House, Inc., Dedham, Massachusetts, 1990, 365 pages.

  9. Kendra, J.R., F.T. Ulaby and K. Sarabandi, “Snow Probe for In-Situ Determination of Wetness and Density,” Chapter 22 in Microwave Aquametry, A. Kraszewski (ed), IEEE Press, New York, New York, 1996. 

  10. Dobson, M. C., F. T. Ulaby, "Mapping Soil Moisture Distribution With Imaging Radar", in Vol IV, Manual of Remote Sensing, American Society of Photogrammetry, Falls Church, Virginia, 1998.

  11. Hua, X., L. Pierce, and F. T. Ulaby, “Wavelet-Based SAR Speckle Filters,” Chapter 8, pp. 163-196, inFrontiers of Remote Sensing Information Processing, C. H. Chen, editor, World Scientific Publishing Co., Pte. Ltd, 5 Toh Tuck Link, Singapore 596224 and Suite 202, 1060 Main Street, River Edge, New Jersey 07661, 2003.

  12. Ulaby, F.T., Electromagnetics for Engineers, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, 2005, 398 pages.

  13. Ulaby, F. T. and A. E. Yagle, Engineering Signals and Systems, NTS Press, 2013, 463 pages.

  14. Ulaby, F. T. and D. Long, Microwave Radar and Radiometric Remote Sensing, University of Michigan Press, 2014, 1016 pages.

  15. Ulaby, F. T., Fundamentals of Applied Electromagnetics, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, 1997, 407 pages.  Fifth Edition, 2006; Sixth Edition with E. Michielssen and U. Ravaioli, 2010; and Seventh Edition with U. Ravaioli, 2015.

  16. Ulaby, F. T., M. M. Maharbiz, and C. M. Furse, Circuits, NTS Press, 2009; Third Edition, 2015.