Identifiability of the Simplex Volume Minimization Criterion for Blind Hyperspectral Unmixing: The No-Pure-Pixel Case

Chia Hsiang Lin, Wing Kin Ma, Wei Chiang Li, Chong Yung Chi, Arul Murugan Ambikapathi

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摘要

In blind hyperspectral unmixing (HU), the pure-pixel assumption is well known to be powerful in enabling simple and effective blind HU solutions. However, the pure-pixel assumption is not always satisfied in an exact sense, especially for scenarios where pixels are heavily mixed. In the no-pure-pixel case, a good blind HU approach to consider is the minimum volume enclosing simplex (MVES). Empirical experience has suggested that MVES algorithms can perform well without pure pixels, although it was not totally clear why this is true from a theoretical viewpoint. This paper aims to address the latter issue. We develop an analysis framework wherein the perfect endmember identifiability of MVES is studied under the noiseless case. We prove that MVES is indeed robust against lack of pure pixels, as long as the pixels do not get too heavily mixed and too asymmetrically spread. The theoretical results are supported by numerical simulation results.

原文English
文章編號7107995
頁(從 - 到)5530-5546
頁數17
期刊IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
53
發行號10
DOIs
出版狀態Published - 2015 十月 1

指紋

pixel
Pixels
Computer simulation
simulation

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)

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Lin, Chia Hsiang ; Ma, Wing Kin ; Li, Wei Chiang ; Chi, Chong Yung ; Ambikapathi, Arul Murugan. / Identifiability of the Simplex Volume Minimization Criterion for Blind Hyperspectral Unmixing : The No-Pure-Pixel Case. 於: IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing. 2015 ; 卷 53, 編號 10. 頁 5530-5546.
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於: IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 卷 53, 編號 10, 7107995, 01.10.2015, p. 5530-5546.

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