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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)

Abstract

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.

Keywords

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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