Journal article

Using modelled discharge to develop satellite-based river gauging: a case study for the Amazon Basin

Jiawei Hou, Albert IJM van Dijk, Luigi J Renzullo, Robert A Vertessy

Hydrology and Earth System Sciences | COPERNICUS GESELLSCHAFT MBH | Published : 2018

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors acknowledge the Global Runoff Data Centre (GRDC) and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) for providing the in situ river discharge measurement, and Hylke Beck and Aiguo Dai for compiling the discharge data. The first author thanks the ANU-CSC (the Australian National University and the China Scholarship Council) Scholarship for supporting his PhD study at the Australian National University. Calculations were performed on the high-performance computing system, Raijin, from the National Computational Infrastructure (NCI), supported by the Australian Government's National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS). We also thank Florian Pappen-berger, Christel Prudhomme, and three anonymous reviewers for their helpful suggestions that improved the manuscript.