2002 Annual

Session 3: remote sensing of hydrologic processes

Thursday, 17 January 2002: 8:30 AM-2:15 PM
Organizer:  Venkat Lakshmi, Univ. of South Carolina
  8:30 AM
Improving western United States snow water equivalent (SWE) estimates from passive microwave sensors
Shanna T. L. Pitter, Iowa State Univ., Ames, IA; and A. W. Nolin

Poster PDF (96.1 kB)
  8:45 AM
Venkat Lakshmi, Univ. of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

Poster PDF (47.6 kB)
  9:00 AM
Utility of remote sensing in modeling spatial patterns of evapotranspiration
William P. Kustas, USDA/ARS, Beltsville, MD; and R. Bindlish and A. N. French

The retrieval of surface soil moisture from passive microwave satellite data using a physical minimization method with modified polarization-ratio terms

  9:15 AM
Measurement of near-surface soil moisture with continually-calibrated TDR instruments
Brian K. Hornbuckle, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI; and A. W. England


Poster PDF (4.1 MB)
  9:30 AM
A coupled model of land surface CO2 and energy fluxes and its application to the SGP sites using remotely sensed data
Xiwu Zhan, Raytheon ITSS Corporation, Lanham, MD; and W. P. Kustas, A. N. French, T. J. Jackson, and T. J. Schmugge

  9:45 AM
Disaggregation of microwave remote sensing data for estimating near-surface soil moisture using a Neural Network
William L. Crosson, National Space Science and Technology Center, Huntsville, AL; and C. A. Laymon, M. P. Schamschula, and A. Steward


Poster PDF (2.8 MB)
Seasonal Characteristics of the Gulf of Mexico-Caribbean Basin Water Budget during One Semiannual Cycle as Retrieved from Satellite

An evaluation of microwave rainfall climatologies from the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission

  10:02 AM
Error analysis of microwave land rainfall estimation algorithms
Jeffrey R. McCollum, Univ. of Maryland, College Park and NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and R. R. Ferraro

  10:17 AM
  10:32 AM
Global Estimates of the Diurnal Cycle of Rainfall from a Trmm-Calibrated Infrared Rainfall Algorithm
Liming Xu, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ and NASA/GSFC, Greenbelt, MD; and A. J. Negri and R. F. Adler

  10:47 AM
Incorporating numerical weather prediction model parameters into the retrieval of precipitation from the Special Sensor Microwave/Imager
Robert J. Kuligowski, NOAA/NESDIS, Camp Springs, MD; and W. Chen, R. R. Ferraro, and R. Treadon

  11:02 AM
Quantification of error in rainfall estimated from limited samples in space and time
Matthias Steiner, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ; and Y. Zhang, M. L. Baeck, J. A. Smith, and E. F. Wood

Poster PDF (130.2 kB)
  11:17 AM
A real-time daily precipitation analysis over South Asia
Pingping Xie, NOAA/NWS/NCEP/CPC, Camp Springs, MD; and Y. Yarosh, T. Love, J. E. Janowiak, and P. A. Arkin

Poster PDF (723.1 kB)
  11:32 AM
Inter-comparison of CHARM Data and WSR-88D Storm Integrated Rainfall
Gary J. Jedlovec, NASA/MSFC, Huntsville, AL; and P. J. Meyer and A. R. Guillory

Poster PDF (100.0 kB)
  12:02 PM
Investigation of a WSR-88D Z-R relation for snowfall in northern Utah
Steven V. Vasiloff, NOAA/NSSL, Norman, Oklahoma

Poster PDF (642.1 kB)
  12:17 PM
Coffee Break in Poster Session Room

  12:45 PM
Lunch Break