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Outlier and target detection in aerial hyperspectral imagery

Young, Andrew and Killey, Ainsley and Marshall, Stephen and Gray, Alison (2014) Outlier and target detection in aerial hyperspectral imagery. In: Proceedings of HSI 2014, 15-16th October 2014. UNSPECIFIED, England.

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    Abstract

    The use of aerial hyperspectral imagery for the purpose of remote sensing is a rapidly growing research area. Currently, targets are generally detected by looking for distinct spectral features of the objects under surveillance. This work aims to develop improved target detection methods, using a two-stage approach, firstly by development of a physics-based atmospheric correction algorithm to convert radiance into reflectance hyperspectral image data and secondly by use of improved spectral unmixing techniques.