Selection of Interesting Papers in relationship to Demining

David John Daniels

January 5, 2015



1. D J Daniels, Jürgen Braunstein,Michael Nevard "The HALO Trust use of MINEHOUND in Cambodia and Afghanistan Journal of ERW and Mine Action, Issue 18.2, Summer 2014.

2. C. R. Ratto, K. D. Morton Jr., L. M. Collins, P. A. Torrione "Analysis of Linear Prediction for Soil Characterization in GPR Data for Countermine Applications", Sens. Imaging 15:86, Springer, DOI 10.1007/s11220-014-0086-8, 2014.

3. D J Daniels "The impact of antenna design on short range radar performance", 2014 IEEE International Conference on Antenna Measurements & Applications, November 16-19, Antibes Juan-les-Pins, France November.

4. B. R. Phelan, K. A. Gallagher, K. D. Sherbondy, K. I. Ranney, R. M. Narayanan "Development and Performance of an Ultrawideband Stepped-Frequency Radar for Landmine and Improvised Explosive Device (IED) Detection", Sens Imaging 15:90, DOI 10.1007/s11220-014-0090-z, 2014.



5. G. T. Tesfamariam "Signal Processing Techniques for Landmine Detection Using Impulse Ground Penetrating Radar (ImGPR)", Ph.D Thesis, University of Darmstadt.



6. T. Jin, J. Lou, Z. Zhou "Extraction of Landmine Features Using a Forward-Looking Ground-Penetrating Radar With MIMO Array", IEEE Trans. on Geos. and remote Sensing, vol. 50, n. 10, pp. 4135-4144, 2012.



7. H. Kasban • O. Zahran • Sayed M. Elaraby , M. El-Kordy • F. E. Abd El-Samie "A Comparative Study of Landmine Detection Techniques", Sens Imaging 11:89–112 DOI 10.1007/s11220-010-0054-x, 2010.



8. Daniels D "Ground Penetrating Radar for Buried Landmine and IED Detection", NATO Advanced Study Institute Unexploded Ordnance Detection and Mitigation 20 July--2 August 2008, Il Ciocco, Italy.



9. Lopera O., Milisavljevic N., Daniels D. J., Macq B. "Time-frequency domain signature analysis of radar data for landmine identification", IWAGPR 2007, Naples, Italy 27-29, June 2007.

10. O. Lopera, E. C. Slob, N. Milisavljevi´c, S. Lambot "Filtering Soil Surface and Antenna Effects From GPR Data to Enhance Landmine Detection", IEEE Trans. on Geos. and remote Sensing, vol. 45, n. 3, pp. 707-717, 2007.

11. D. J Daniels "An assessment of the fundamental performance of GPR against buried landmines", Proc. SPIE 6553, Detection and Remediation Technologies for Mines and Minelike Targets XII, vol. 65530G, doi:10.1117/12.715142, 2007.

12. E. M. Rosen, E. Ayers "Fusion of Disturbed Soil Feature for Down-Looking Ground-Penetrating Radar Mine Detection, Detection and Remediation Technologies for Mines and Minelike Targets", XII, Proc. of SPIE Vol. 65530I, doi: 10.1117/12.721012, 2007.

13. P. Torrione, L. M. Collins "Texture Features for Antitank Landmine Detection Using Ground Penetrating Radar", IEEE Trans. on Geos. and remote Sensing, vol. 45, n. 7, pp. 2374-2382, 2007.



14. T. Fukuda, Y. Hasegawa, Y. Kawai, S. Sato, Z. Zakariya, T. Matsuno "Automatic land-mine detection System using Adaptive Sensing with vector GPR", IEEE IECON-32 Annual conference on Industrial Electronics, 2006.

15. P. Torrione, L. Collins "Ground Response Tracking For Improved Landmine Detection In Ground Penetrating Radar Data", Proc. International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), pp. 153-156, 2006.

16. J. Ishikawa, M. Kiyota, N. Pavkovi?, K. Furuta "Test and Evaluation of Japanese GPR-EMI Dual Sensor Systems at Benkovac Test Site in Croatia", JST-TECH-MINE06-004,

17. R. C. Doheny, S. Burke, R. Cresci, P. Ngan, R. Walls, J. Chernoff "Handheld Standoff Mine Detection System (HSTAMIDS) field evaluation in Namibia", SPIE, Detection and Remediation Technologies for Mines and Minelike Targets XI, Florida, USA, 2006.

18. C. M. Rappaport "Soil Moisture and Surface Roughness Effects in Ground Penetrating Radar Detection of Land Mines", IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, pp. 280-283, 2006.



19. A. J. Dumanian, C. M. Rappaport "Enhanced Detection and Classification of Buried Mines with an UWB Multistatic GPR", IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, (Volume:3B ), 2005.

20. E. Dieguez "Focused Ground-Penetrating Radar Backprojection Through a Lossy Interface", U.S. Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA) Document D-3066, 2005.

21. R. C. Doheny, S. Burke, R. Cresci, P. Ngan, R. Walls "Handheld Standoff Mine Detection System (HSTAMIDS) Field Evaluation in Thailand", Proc. SPIE 5794, Detection and Remediation Technologies for Mines and Minelike Targets X, 889, doi:10.1117/12.617920, 2005.

22. D. J. Daniels "Set-up of an ideal landmine test site for GPR, Proc. SPIE 5794, Detection and Remediation Technologies for Mines and Minelike Targets X, 549, doi:10.1117/12.603097, 2005.



23. Daniels D. J. "Ground Penetrating Radar 2nd Edition", IEE, July 2004 ISBN: 0 86341 360 9, Ed Daniels D J.

24. Daniels D. J. "GPR for landmine detection – review paper GPR 2004", 21-24 June, Delft Netherlands



25. P. Cooper, G. Verwey, C. Purry "Ultra Wideband Endfire Synthetic Aperture Radar for Landmine Detection", IEEE, ISBN 0-7803-7929-2/03/, 2003.

26. C. Rappaport, M. El-Shenawee, H. Zhan "Suppressing GPR Clutter from Randomly Rough Ground Surfaces to Enhance Nonmetallic Mine Detection", Subsurface Sensing Technologies and Applications vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 311-326, 2003.



27. J. Groenenboom, A. Yarovoy "Data Processing and Imaging in GPR System Dedicated for Landmine Detection", Subsurface Sensing Technologies and Applications Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 387-402, 2002.



28. Newnham P., Daniels D. J. "The market for advanced humanitarian mine detectors", SPIE Orlando Florida 16-21 April 2001.

29. J. M. Ralston "Impulse Response of Alternative Synthetic Apertures for Subsurface Detection", U.S. Institute for Defense Analyses (IDA) Paper P-3598, 2001.



30. K. M. Simonson "Statistical Considerations in designing Test of Mine Detection Systems: I-Measures related to the Probability of Detection, Sandia Report SAND98-1769/1", available to the public from the National technical Information Service U.S. Department of Commerce, 5285 port Royal Rd, Springfield, VA 22161. Published in 1998.