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Oleg Antropov

Position at VTT

Research Scientist, Remote Sensing

Research background and current research topics

Remote Sensing Methods and Applications
SAR Polarimetry and Interferometry, Microwave Theory
Image Processing and Interpretation, Signal Processing
Inverse Problems, Regularization Theory, Approximation Theory


09.2010 – now:
Doctor of Technology (DTech) in Space Technology, Aalto University

Candidate of Sciences in Radio Physics, Dnepropetrovsk National University, Ukraine

Master of Sciences (Honors) in Computer Science, Dnepropetrovsk National University, Ukraine

Bachelor (Honors) in Computer Science, Dnepropetrovsk National University, Ukraine

Work history

2010- now: VTT, Finland
2006-2010: Dnipropetrovsk National University, Ukraine

Selected publications

O. Antropov, Y. Rauste, T. Häme, “Volume Scattering Modeling in PolSAR Decompositions: Study of ALOS PALSAR Data over Boreal Forest,” IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, accepted.

J. Praks, O. Antropov, and M. Hallikainen, “LIDAR Aided Polarimetric SAR Interferometry Studies in Boreal Forest: Phase Center and Extinction Coefficient at X- and L-band,” submitted.

O.S. Antropov, V.F. Borulko, O.O. Drobakhin, and S.M. Vovk, “Nonquadratic regularization procedure for multifrequency amplitude data extrapolation in microwave introscopy of dielectric structures Fourier-holography applications,” Telecommunications and Radio Engineering, vol. 68, no. 10, pp. 905-913, 2009.

O.S. Antropov, V.F. Borulko, V.M. Dolgov, O.O. Drobakhin, and S.M. Vovk, “Vibration Data Analysis in Presence of Distorting Pulses,” Solid State Phenomena, vols. 147-149, pp. 621-626, 2009.

O.S. Antropov, and O.O. Drobakhin, “Increase in the Resolution of the Reflection Coefficient Fourier-Transform Method by Spectrum Extrapolation Based on the Method of the Minimum Duration Principle,” Russian Journal of Nondestructive Testing, vol. 45, no.5, pp. 347-354. 2009.

Selected awards

Young Scientist Travel Grant Award, 13th URSI F Open Symposium on Wave Propagation and Remote Sensing, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, 2011.

2nd prize best student paper from IEEE GRSS, IEEE Microwaves, Radar and Remote Sensing Symposium 2008.

Stipend of Supreme Rada (Parliament) of Ukraine, August 2005 - July 2006.

Young Scientist Travel Grant Award, 25th International Symposium on Forecasting, San Antonio, USA, 2005.

Stipend of President of Ukraine, January-July 2005.

Special competences

Fluent speaker of Russian and Ukrainian languages

Areas of interest

Work, Travel, Sports

Additional information

Oleg Antropov
Research Scientist
+358 20 722 6056

Additional information

Oleg Antropov
Research Scientist
+358 20 722 6056