Sensor Models

Here's the condensed list of supported sensor models. A sensor model in OSSIM provides all of the mapping necessary to go from image line-sample to a 3D ray intersecting the elevation surface to produce a lat/lon/height. Sensor models are critical for performing orthorectification.

Platform/Sensor NameSensor ModelNotes
ALOS-PALSARossimAlosPalsarModelRequires ossim_plugin
ApplanixossimApplanixEcefModel
ossimApplanixUtmModel
Requires ossim_plugin
BuckEyeossimBuckeyeSensor
ERS-SARossimErsSarModelRequires ossim_plugin
Envisat-ASARossimEnvisatAsarModelRequires ossim_plugin
GeoEye-1ossimRpcModel
IkonosossimIkonosRpcModel
LandsatossimLandSatModel
NTMossimNitfRpcModel
QuickbirdossimQuickbirdRpcModel
RadarSatossimRadarSatModelRequires ossim_plugin
RadarSat-2ossimRadarSat2ModelRequires ossim_plugin
SPOTossimSpot5Model
TerraSar-XossimTerraSarModelRequires ossim_plugin
WorldView 1ossimRpcModel

Native Sensor Models

  • ossimApplanixEcefModel
  • ossimApplanixUtmModel
  • ossimCoarseGridModel
  • ossimRpcModel
  • ossimIkonosRpcModel
  • ossimQuickbirdRpcModel
  • ossimNitfRpcModel
  • ossimLandSatModel
  • ossimNitfMapModel
  • ossimFcsiModel
  • ossimSpot5Model
  • ossimSarModel
  • ossimBuckeyeSensor
  • ossimSonomaSensor

Sensor Models via the ossim_plugin

  • ossimRadarSatModel
  • ossimRadarSat2Model
  • ossimTerraSarModel
  • ossimEnvisatAsarModel
  • ossimErsSarModel
  • ossimAlosPalsarModel