Active Remote Sensing, as part of Remote Sensing Laboratory, is a research line of the CommSensLab Group at the Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya. Major research work is carried out on Synthetic Aperture Radar SAR, interferometry InSAR, radar polarimetry PolSAR, classification techniques, field and laboratory scatterometer measurements.

The research team, as a member of the Department of Signal Theory and Communications, is an active participant in the Barcelona School of Telecommunications Engineering ETSETB (UPC) master's programs and the department's doctorate programs. The group collaborates in the Master’s degree in Automotive Engineering of the Barcelona School of Industrial Engineering ETSEIB (UPC), specialisation Connected Vehicles and Assisted Driving, that opens the group to new research lines in collaboration with the automotive industry