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Soil Moisture Retrieval From AMSR-E Eni

  title={Soil Moisture Retrieval From AMSR-E Eni},
  author={Godswill O. Njoku and Thomas J. Jackson and Venkat Lakshmi and Tsz-King Chan and Son V. Nghiem},
The Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer (AMSR-E) on the Earth Observing System (EOS) Aqua satellite was launched on May 4, 2002. The AMSR-E instrument provides a potentially improved soil moisture sensing capability over previous spaceborne radiometers such as the Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer and Special Sensor Microwave/Imager due to its combination of low frequency and higher spatial resolution (approximately 60 km at 6.9 GHz). The AMSR-E soil moisture retrieval approach and… 

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