Soil Moisture Retrieval During a Corn Growth Cycle Using L-Band (1.6 GHz) Radar Observations

@article{Joseph2008SoilMR,
  title={Soil Moisture Retrieval During a Corn Growth Cycle Using L-Band (1.6 GHz) Radar Observations},
  author={Alicia T. Joseph and Rogier van der Velde and Peggy O'Neill and Roger H. Lang and Timothy Gish},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing},
  year={2008},
  volume={46},
  pages={2365-2374}
}
This paper reports on the retrieval of soil moisture from dual-polarized L-band (1.6 GHz) radar observations acquired at view angles of 15deg, 35deg, and 55deg, which were collected during a field campaign covering a corn growth cycle in 2002. The applied soil moisture retrieval algorithm includes a surface roughness and vegetation correction and could potentially be implemented as an operational global soil moisture retrieval algorithm. The surface roughness parameterization is obtained… CONTINUE READING
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