Impact of Urban Cover Fraction on SMOS and SMAP Surface Soil Moisture Retrieval Accuracy
Nan Ye, Jeffrey P Walker, Christoph Rudiger, Dongryeol Ryu, Robert J Gurney
IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing | IEEE-INST ELECTRICAL ELECTRONICS ENGINEERS INC | Published : 2019
The authors would like to thank Prof. A. Schneider from the University of Wisconsin-Madison for providing access to MODIS urban land cover 500 m and Dr. N. Das and Dr. S. Chan from theCalifornia Institute of Technology for their constructive comments on this study. The airborne and ancillary ground data used in this paper were collected through earlier funding by the ARC and the goodwill of many volunteers during the NAFE and AACES field campaigns.