Pansharpening of High and Medium Resolution Satellite Images Using Bilateral Filtering

  • Diego Renza
  • Estibaliz Martinez
  • Agueda Arquero
  • Javier Sanchez
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6419)


We provide and evaluate a fusion algorithm of remotely sensed images, i.e. the fusion of a panchromatic (PAN) image with a multi-spectral (MS) image using bilateral filtering, applied to images of three different sensors: SPOT 5, Landsat ETM+ and Quickbird. To assess the fusion process, we use six quality indexes, that confirm, along with visual analysis, good overall results for the three sensors.


Bilateral filter Image fusion Pansharpening 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Diego Renza
    • 1
  • Estibaliz Martinez
    • 1
  • Agueda Arquero
    • 1
  • Javier Sanchez
    • 1
  1. 1.Polytechnic University of MadridSpain

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