Zhuosen Wang

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Zhuosen Wang

  • ASSISTANT RESEARCH SCIENTIST
  • 301.614.5140
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 619
  • Greenbelt , MD 20771
  • Employer: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND
  • Brief Bio

    Zhuosen Wang received his B.S. degree in Geography from Beijing Normal University, China and Ph.D. degree in Geography from Boston University in 2003 and 2011 respectively. He was a NASA Post Doctoral Fellow at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt and has been an assistant research scientist at University of Maryland College Park.

    He is the chief architect of the Collection V006 MODIS BRDF/Albedo/NBAR algorithm and science PI of the NASA Black Mable nighttime light product. Wang co-leads the CEOS Land Product Validation (LPV) Subgroup Surface Radiation/Albedo Product Validation focus area. Wang’s areas of interest include 1) Monitoring energy services in human settlements using Suomi-NPP VIIRS Day/Night Band; 2) Modeling and evaluation of land surface anisotropic characteristics and albedo; 3) Canopy structure estimation using optical remote sensing and Lidar.

    Education

     Ph.D. in Geography, 2011
    Department of Geography and Environment, Boston University

    B.S. in Geography, 2003
    Department of Geography, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China

    Current Projects

    NASA’s Black Marble Standard Product Suite: Algorithm Refinement Efforts

    Agency/Program Element: The Science of Terra, Aqua, and Suomi NPP
    Program Point of Contact: Hank Margolis, Hank.A.Margolis@nasa.gov
    Performance Period: 2018 – 2021

    A Framework for the Validation of Global Nighttime Environmental Products

    Agency/Program Element: NASA Applied Sciences Program - GEO Human Planet Initiative
    Program Point of Contact: Nancy Searby, Nancy.D.Searby@nasa.gov
    Performance Period: 2018 – 2021

    Multi AngLe Imaging Bidirectional Reflectance Distribution Function sUAS (MALIBU)

    Agency/Program Element: NASA Earth Sciences Division
    Program Point of Contact: Hank Margolis, Hank.A.Margolis@nasa.gov
    Performance Period: 2017 – 2021

    Professional Societies

    IEEE Geoscience & Remote Sensing Society, 2013 - Present
    Chapter Chair, Washington DC and North Virginia
    CEOS Land Product Validation Subgroup, 2016 - Present
    Co-leads the Surface Radiation/Albedo Product Validation focus area

    Selected Public Outreach

    Reviewers of the Following Journals 2010 - Present
     Remote Sensing of Environment
    IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
    ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
    Ecosystems
    Sensors
    Journal of Land Use Science
    Geocarto International
    Journal of Applied Remote Sensing
    Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology
    Atmospheric Measurement Techniques
    Journal of Mountain Science
    International Journal of Digital Earth
    Remote Sensing
    Journal of Geophysical Research
    Solar Energy
    Geoinformatics & Geostatistics: An Overview
    Agricultural and Forest Meteorology
    International Journal of Remote Sensing
    Journal Editorial Board 2013 - Present
     Advances in Remote Sensing

    Publications

    Refereed

    Klosterman, S., E. Melaas, J. A. Wang, et al. A. Martinez, S. Frederick, J. O’Keefe, D. A. Orwig, Z. Wang, Q. Sun, C. Schaaf, M. Friedl, and A. D. Richardson. 2018. "Fine-scale perspectives on landscape phenology from unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) photography." Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 248: 397-407 [10.1016/j.agrformet.2017.10.015]

    Wang, Z., C. B. Schaaf, Q. Sun, Y. Shuai, and M. O. Román. 2018. "Capturing rapid land surface dynamics with Collection V006 MODIS BRDF/NBAR/Albedo (MCD43) products." Remote Sensing of Environment, 207: 50-64 [10.1016/j.rse.2018.02.001]

    Jiao, Z., Y. Dong, C. B. Schaaf, et al. J. M. Chen, M. Román, Z. Wang, H. Zhang, A. Ding, A. Erb, M. J. Hill, X. Zhang, and A. Strahler. 2018. "An algorithm for the retrieval of the clumping index (CI) from the MODIS BRDF product using an adjusted version of the kernel-driven BRDF model." Remote Sensing of Environment, 209: 594-611 [10.1016/j.rse.2018.02.041]

    Wang, Z., M. O. Román, Q. Sun, et al. A. L. Molthan, L. A. Schultz, and V. L. Kalb. 2018. "MONITORING DISASTER-RELATED POWER OUTAGES USING NASA BLACK MARBLE NIGHTTIME LIGHT PRODUCT." ISPRS - International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, XLII-3: 1853-1856 [10.5194/isprs-archives-xlii-3-1853-2018]

    Román, M. O., Z. Wang, Q. Sun, et al. V. Kalb, S. D. Miller, A. Molthan, L. Schultz, J. Bell, E. C. Stokes, B. Pandey, K. C. Seto, D. Hall, T. Oda, R. E. Wolfe, G. Lin, N. Golpayegani, S. Devadiga, C. Davidson, S. Sarkar, C. Praderas, J. Schmaltz, R. Boller, J. Stevens, O. M. Ramos González, E. Padilla, J. Alonso, Y. Detrés, R. Armstrong, I. Miranda, Y. Conte, N. Marrero, K. MacManus, T. Esch, and E. J. Masuoka. 2018. "NASA's Black Marble nighttime lights product suite." Remote Sensing of Environment, 210: 113-143 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1016/j.rse.2018.03.017]

    Jiao, Z., X. Zhang, F.-M. Bréon, et al. Y. Dong, C. B. Schaaf, M. Román, Z. Wang, L. Cui, S. Yin, A. Ding, and J. Wang. 2018. "The influence of spatial resolution on the angular variation patterns of optical reflectance as retrieved from MODIS and POLDER measurements." Remote Sensing of Environment, 215: 371-385 [10.1016/j.rse.2018.06.025]

    Liu, Y., M. J. Hill, X. Zhang, et al. Z. Wang, A. D. Richardson, K. Hufkens, G. Filippa, D. D. Baldocchi, S. Ma, J. Verfaillie, and C. B. Schaaf. 2017. "Using data from Landsat, MODIS, VIIRS and PhenoCams to monitor the phenology of California oak/grass savanna and open grassland across spatial scales." Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 237-238: 311-325 [10.1016/j.agrformet.2017.02.026]

    Sun, Q., Z. Wang, Z. Li, A. Erb, and C. B. Schaaf. 2017. "Evaluation of the global MODIS 30 arc-second spatially and temporally complete snow-free land surface albedo and reflectance anisotropy dataset." International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 58: 36-49 [10.1016/j.jag.2017.01.011]

    Wang, Z., C. B. Schaaf, Q. Sun, et al. J. Kim, A. M. Erb, F. Gao, M. O. Román, Y. Yang, S. Petroy, J. R. Taylor, J. G. Masek, J. T. Morisette, X. Zhang, and S. A. Papuga. 2017. "Monitoring land surface albedo and vegetation dynamics using high spatial and temporal resolution synthetic time series from Landsat and the MODIS BRDF/NBAR/albedo product." International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 59: 104-117 [10.1016/j.jag.2017.03.008]

    Moustafa, S. E., A. K. Rennermalm, M. O. Román, et al. Z. Wang, C. B. Schaaf, L. C. Smith, L. S. Koenig, and A. Erb. 2017. "Evaluation of satellite remote sensing albedo retrievals over the ablation area of the southwestern Greenland ice sheet." Remote Sensing of Environment, 198: 115-125 [10.1016/j.rse.2017.05.030]

    Liu, Y., Z. Wang, Q. Sun, et al. A. M. Erb, Z. Li, C. B. Schaaf, X. Zhang, M. O. Román, R. L. Scott, Q. Zhang, K. A. Novick, M. Syndonia Bret-Harte, S. Petroy, and M. SanClements. 2017. "Evaluation of the VIIRS BRDF, Albedo and NBAR products suite and an assessment of continuity with the long term MODIS record." Remote Sensing of Environment, 201: 256-274 [10.1016/j.rse.2017.09.020]

    Campagnolo, M. L., Q. Sun, Y. Liu, et al. C. Schaaf, Z. Wang, and M. O. Román. 2016. "Estimating the effective spatial resolution of the operational BRDF, albedo, and nadir reflectance products from MODIS and VIIRS." Remote Sensing of Environment, 175: 52-64 [10.1016/j.rse.2015.12.033]

    Wang, Z., A. M. Erb, C. B. Schaaf, et al. Q. Sun, Y. Liu, Y. Yang, Y. Shuai, K. A. Casey, and M. O. Román. 2016. "Early spring post-fire snow albedo dynamics in high latitude boreal forests using Landsat-8 OLI data." Remote Sensing of Environment, [10.1016/j.rse.2016.02.059]

    Jiao, Z., C. B. Schaaf, Y. Dong, et al. M. Román, M. J. Hill, J. M. Chen, Z. Wang, H. Zhang, E. Saenz, R. Poudyal, C. Gatebe, F.-M. Bréon, X. Li, and A. Strahler. 2016. "A method for improving hotspot directional signatures in BRDF models used for MODIS." Remote Sensing of Environment, 186: 135-151 [10.1016/j.rse.2016.08.007]

    Wang, Z., C. B. Schaaf, A. H. Strahler, et al. M. J. Chopping, M. O. Roman, Y. Shuai, C. E. Woodcock, D. Y. Hollinger, and D. R. Fitzjarrald. 2014. "Evaluation of MODIS albedo product (MCD43A) over grassland, agriculture and forest surface types during dormant and snow-covered periods." Remote Sensing of Environment, 140: 60-77 [10.1016/j.rse.2013.08.025]

    Ghimire, B., C. Williams, J. G. Masek, et al. F. Gao, Z. Wang, C. Schaaf, and T. He. 2014. "Global albedo change and radiative cooling from anthropogenic land cover change, 1700 to 2005 based on MODIS, land use harmonization, radiative kernels, and reanalysis." Geophysical Research Letters, 41 (24): 9087-9096 [10.1002/2014GL061671]

    Shuai, Y. M., C. Schaaf, X. Y. Zhang, et al. A. Strahler, D. Roy, J. Morisette, Z. S. Wang, J. Nightingale, J. Nickeson, A. D. Richardson, D. H. Xie, J. D. Wang, X. W. Li, K. Strabala, and J. E. Davies. 2013. "Daily MODIS 500 m reflectance anisotropy direct broadcast (DB) products for monitoring vegetation phenology dynamics." International Journal of Remote Sensing, 34 (16): 5997-6016 [10.1080/01431161.2013.803169]

    Justice, C., M. O. Roman, I. Csiszar, et al. E. Vermote, R. E. Wolfe, S. J. Hook, M. Friedl, Z. Wang, C. B. Schaaf, T. Miura, M. Tschudi, G. Riggs, D. K. Hall, A. I. Lyapustin, S. Devadiga, C. C. Davidson, and E. J. Masuoka. 2013. "Land and cryosphere products from Suomi NPP VIIRS: Overview and status." J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 118 (17): 9753-9765 [10.1002/jgrd.50771]

    Roman, M. O., C. K. Gatebe, Y. Shuai, et al. Z. Wang, F. Gao, J. Masek, T. He, S. Liang, and C. L. Schaaf. 2013. "Use of In Situ and Airborne Multiangle Data to Assess MODIS- and Landsat-Based Estimates of Directional Reflectance and Albedo." IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 51 (3): 1393-1404 [10.1109/TGRS.2013.2243457]

    Yang, Y., A. Marshak, S. P. Palm, Z. Wang, and C. Schaaf. 2013. "Assessment of Cloud Screening With Apparent Surface Reflectance in Support of the ICESat-2 Mission." IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sensing, 51 (2): 1037-1045 [10.1109/TGRS.2012.2204066]

    Zhao, F., X. Yang, A. Strahler, et al. C. Schaaf, T. Yao, Z. Wang, M. Román, C. Woodcock, W. Ni-Meister, D. L. Jupp, J. Lovell, D. Culvenor, G. Newnham, H. Tang, and R. Dubayah. 2013. "A comparison of foliage profiles in the Sierra National Forest obtained with a full-waveform under-canopy EVI lidar system with the foliage profiles obtained with an airborne full-waveform LVIS lidar system." Remote Sensing of Environment, 136: 330–341 [10.1016/j.rse.2013.05.020]

    Zhao, F., X. Yang, M. A. Schull, et al. M. O. Roman, T. Yao, Z. Wang, Q. Zhang, D. L. Jupp, J. L. Lovell, D. S. Culvenor, G. J. Newnham, A. D. Richardson, W. Ni-Meister, C. B. Schaaf, C. E. Woodcock, and A. H. Strahler. 2011. "Measuring effective leaf area index, foliage profile, and stand height in New England forest stands using a full-waveform ground-based lidar." Remote Sensing of Environment, 115 (11): 2954-2964 [10.1016/j.rse.2010.08.030]

    Román, M., C. K. Gatebe, C. Schaaf, et al. R. Poudyal, Z. Wang, and M. D. King. 2011. "Variability in surface BRDF at different spatial scales (30m–500m) over a mixed agricultural landscape as retrieved from airborne and satellite spectral measurements." Remote Sensing of Environment, 115 (9): 2184-2203 [10.1016/j.rse.2011.04.012]

    Special Experience

     FIELD WORK EXPERIENCE

    2007 Howland/Bartlett/Harvard forest
    Measurements: Canopy height/DBH/tree species/forest density/Echidna gournd lidar
    measurements/LAI2000/TRAC

    2008 California Sierra forest
    Measurements: Canopy height/DBH/tree species/forest density/Echidna gournd lidar
    measurements/LAI2000/TRAC

    2009 Howland/Bartlett/Harvard forest
    Measurements: Canopy height/DBH/tree species/forest density/Echidna gournd lidar
    measurements/LAI2000/TRAC

    2010 Harvard/Bartlett forest
    Measurements: Canopy height/DBH/tree species/forest density/Echidna gournd lidar
    measurements/LAI2000/TRAC

    2011 Milton/Sharon at Boston area
    Measurements: Soil moisture

    2012 Florida salt marsh
    Measurements: Picarro CO2

    2012 Harvard Forest
    Measurements: Canopy height/DBH/tree species/forest density/Hemi photo

    2013 California Sierra forest
    Measurements: Canopy height/DBH/tree species/forest density/Hemi photo/Ground based Lidar

    2013 Harvard Forest
    Measurements: Canopy height/DBH/tree species/forest density/Hemi photo/Ground based Lidar

    Brief Bio

    Zhuosen Wang received his B.S. degree in Geography from Beijing Normal University, China and Ph.D. degree in Geography from Boston University in 2003 and 2011 respectively. He was a NASA Post Doctoral Fellow at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt and has been an assistant research scientist at University of Maryland College Park.

    He is the chief architect of the Collection V006 MODIS BRDF/Albedo/NBAR algorithm and science PI of the NASA Black Mable nighttime light product. Wang co-leads the CEOS Land Product Validation (LPV) Subgroup Surface Radiation/Albedo Product Validation focus area. Wang’s areas of interest include 1) Monitoring energy services in human settlements using Suomi-NPP VIIRS Day/Night Band; 2) Modeling and evaluation of land surface anisotropic characteristics and albedo; 3) Canopy structure estimation using optical remote sensing and Lidar.

    Publications

    Refereed

    Klosterman, S., E. Melaas, J. A. Wang, et al. A. Martinez, S. Frederick, J. O’Keefe, D. A. Orwig, Z. Wang, Q. Sun, C. Schaaf, M. Friedl, and A. D. Richardson. 2018. "Fine-scale perspectives on landscape phenology from unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) photography." Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 248 397-407 [10.1016/j.agrformet.2017.10.015]

    Wang, Z., C. B. Schaaf, Q. Sun, Y. Shuai, and M. O. Román. 2018. "Capturing rapid land surface dynamics with Collection V006 MODIS BRDF/NBAR/Albedo (MCD43) products." Remote Sensing of Environment 207 50-64 [10.1016/j.rse.2018.02.001]

    Jiao, Z., Y. Dong, C. B. Schaaf, et al. J. M. Chen, M. Román, Z. Wang, H. Zhang, A. Ding, A. Erb, M. J. Hill, X. Zhang, and A. Strahler. 2018. "An algorithm for the retrieval of the clumping index (CI) from the MODIS BRDF product using an adjusted version of the kernel-driven BRDF model." Remote Sensing of Environment 209 594-611 [10.1016/j.rse.2018.02.041]

    Wang, Z., M. O. Román, Q. Sun, et al. A. L. Molthan, L. A. Schultz, and V. L. Kalb. 2018. "MONITORING DISASTER-RELATED POWER OUTAGES USING NASA BLACK MARBLE NIGHTTIME LIGHT PRODUCT." ISPRS - International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences XLII-3 1853-1856 [10.5194/isprs-archives-xlii-3-1853-2018]

    Román, M. O., Z. Wang, Q. Sun, et al. V. Kalb, S. D. Miller, A. Molthan, L. Schultz, J. Bell, E. C. Stokes, B. Pandey, K. C. Seto, D. Hall, T. Oda, R. E. Wolfe, G. Lin, N. Golpayegani, S. Devadiga, C. Davidson, S. Sarkar, C. Praderas, J. Schmaltz, R. Boller, J. Stevens, O. M. Ramos González, E. Padilla, J. Alonso, Y. Detrés, R. Armstrong, I. Miranda, Y. Conte, N. Marrero, K. MacManus, T. Esch, and E. J. Masuoka. 2018. "NASA's Black Marble nighttime lights product suite." Remote Sensing of Environment 210 113-143 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1016/j.rse.2018.03.017]

    Jiao, Z., X. Zhang, F.-M. Bréon, et al. Y. Dong, C. B. Schaaf, M. Román, Z. Wang, L. Cui, S. Yin, A. Ding, and J. Wang. 2018. "The influence of spatial resolution on the angular variation patterns of optical reflectance as retrieved from MODIS and POLDER measurements." Remote Sensing of Environment 215 371-385 [10.1016/j.rse.2018.06.025]

    Liu, Y., M. J. Hill, X. Zhang, et al. Z. Wang, A. D. Richardson, K. Hufkens, G. Filippa, D. D. Baldocchi, S. Ma, J. Verfaillie, and C. B. Schaaf. 2017. "Using data from Landsat, MODIS, VIIRS and PhenoCams to monitor the phenology of California oak/grass savanna and open grassland across spatial scales." Agricultural and Forest Meteorology 237-238 311-325 [10.1016/j.agrformet.2017.02.026]

    Sun, Q., Z. Wang, Z. Li, A. Erb, and C. B. Schaaf. 2017. "Evaluation of the global MODIS 30 arc-second spatially and temporally complete snow-free land surface albedo and reflectance anisotropy dataset." International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 58 36-49 [10.1016/j.jag.2017.01.011]

    Wang, Z., C. B. Schaaf, Q. Sun, et al. J. Kim, A. M. Erb, F. Gao, M. O. Román, Y. Yang, S. Petroy, J. R. Taylor, J. G. Masek, J. T. Morisette, X. Zhang, and S. A. Papuga. 2017. "Monitoring land surface albedo and vegetation dynamics using high spatial and temporal resolution synthetic time series from Landsat and the MODIS BRDF/NBAR/albedo product." International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 59 104-117 [10.1016/j.jag.2017.03.008]

    Moustafa, S. E., A. K. Rennermalm, M. O. Román, et al. Z. Wang, C. B. Schaaf, L. C. Smith, L. S. Koenig, and A. Erb. 2017. "Evaluation of satellite remote sensing albedo retrievals over the ablation area of the southwestern Greenland ice sheet." Remote Sensing of Environment 198 115-125 [10.1016/j.rse.2017.05.030]

    Liu, Y., Z. Wang, Q. Sun, et al. A. M. Erb, Z. Li, C. B. Schaaf, X. Zhang, M. O. Román, R. L. Scott, Q. Zhang, K. A. Novick, M. Syndonia Bret-Harte, S. Petroy, and M. SanClements. 2017. "Evaluation of the VIIRS BRDF, Albedo and NBAR products suite and an assessment of continuity with the long term MODIS record." Remote Sensing of Environment 201 256-274 [10.1016/j.rse.2017.09.020]

    Campagnolo, M. L., Q. Sun, Y. Liu, et al. C. Schaaf, Z. Wang, and M. O. Román. 2016. "Estimating the effective spatial resolution of the operational BRDF, albedo, and nadir reflectance products from MODIS and VIIRS." Remote Sensing of Environment 175 52-64 [10.1016/j.rse.2015.12.033]

    Wang, Z., A. M. Erb, C. B. Schaaf, et al. Q. Sun, Y. Liu, Y. Yang, Y. Shuai, K. A. Casey, and M. O. Román. 2016. "Early spring post-fire snow albedo dynamics in high latitude boreal forests using Landsat-8 OLI data." Remote Sensing of Environment [10.1016/j.rse.2016.02.059]

    Jiao, Z., C. B. Schaaf, Y. Dong, et al. M. Román, M. J. Hill, J. M. Chen, Z. Wang, H. Zhang, E. Saenz, R. Poudyal, C. Gatebe, F.-M. Bréon, X. Li, and A. Strahler. 2016. "A method for improving hotspot directional signatures in BRDF models used for MODIS." Remote Sensing of Environment 186 135-151 [10.1016/j.rse.2016.08.007]

    Wang, Z., C. B. Schaaf, A. H. Strahler, et al. M. J. Chopping, M. O. Roman, Y. Shuai, C. E. Woodcock, D. Y. Hollinger, and D. R. Fitzjarrald. 2014. "Evaluation of MODIS albedo product (MCD43A) over grassland, agriculture and forest surface types during dormant and snow-covered periods." Remote Sensing of Environment 140 60-77 [10.1016/j.rse.2013.08.025]

    Ghimire, B., C. Williams, J. G. Masek, et al. F. Gao, Z. Wang, C. Schaaf, and T. He. 2014. "Global albedo change and radiative cooling from anthropogenic land cover change, 1700 to 2005 based on MODIS, land use harmonization, radiative kernels, and reanalysis." Geophysical Research Letters 41 (24): 9087-9096 [10.1002/2014GL061671]

    Shuai, Y. M., C. Schaaf, X. Y. Zhang, et al. A. Strahler, D. Roy, J. Morisette, Z. S. Wang, J. Nightingale, J. Nickeson, A. D. Richardson, D. H. Xie, J. D. Wang, X. W. Li, K. Strabala, and J. E. Davies. 2013. "Daily MODIS 500 m reflectance anisotropy direct broadcast (DB) products for monitoring vegetation phenology dynamics." International Journal of Remote Sensing 34 (16): 5997-6016 [10.1080/01431161.2013.803169]

    Justice, C., M. O. Roman, I. Csiszar, et al. E. Vermote, R. E. Wolfe, S. J. Hook, M. Friedl, Z. Wang, C. B. Schaaf, T. Miura, M. Tschudi, G. Riggs, D. K. Hall, A. I. Lyapustin, S. Devadiga, C. C. Davidson, and E. J. Masuoka. 2013. "Land and cryosphere products from Suomi NPP VIIRS: Overview and status." J. Geophys. Res. Atmos. 118 (17): 9753-9765 [10.1002/jgrd.50771]

    Roman, M. O., C. K. Gatebe, Y. Shuai, et al. Z. Wang, F. Gao, J. Masek, T. He, S. Liang, and C. L. Schaaf. 2013. "Use of In Situ and Airborne Multiangle Data to Assess MODIS- and Landsat-Based Estimates of Directional Reflectance and Albedo." IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 51 (3): 1393-1404 [10.1109/TGRS.2013.2243457]

    Yang, Y., A. Marshak, S. P. Palm, Z. Wang, and C. Schaaf. 2013. "Assessment of Cloud Screening With Apparent Surface Reflectance in Support of the ICESat-2 Mission." IEEE Trans. Geosci. Remote Sensing 51 (2): 1037-1045 [10.1109/TGRS.2012.2204066]

    Zhao, F., X. Yang, A. Strahler, et al. C. Schaaf, T. Yao, Z. Wang, M. Román, C. Woodcock, W. Ni-Meister, D. L. Jupp, J. Lovell, D. Culvenor, G. Newnham, H. Tang, and R. Dubayah. 2013. "A comparison of foliage profiles in the Sierra National Forest obtained with a full-waveform under-canopy EVI lidar system with the foliage profiles obtained with an airborne full-waveform LVIS lidar system." Remote Sensing of Environment 136 330–341 [10.1016/j.rse.2013.05.020]

    Zhao, F., X. Yang, M. A. Schull, et al. M. O. Roman, T. Yao, Z. Wang, Q. Zhang, D. L. Jupp, J. L. Lovell, D. S. Culvenor, G. J. Newnham, A. D. Richardson, W. Ni-Meister, C. B. Schaaf, C. E. Woodcock, and A. H. Strahler. 2011. "Measuring effective leaf area index, foliage profile, and stand height in New England forest stands using a full-waveform ground-based lidar." Remote Sensing of Environment 115 (11): 2954-2964 [10.1016/j.rse.2010.08.030]

    Román, M., C. K. Gatebe, C. Schaaf, et al. R. Poudyal, Z. Wang, and M. D. King. 2011. "Variability in surface BRDF at different spatial scales (30m–500m) over a mixed agricultural landscape as retrieved from airborne and satellite spectral measurements." Remote Sensing of Environment 115 (9): 2184-2203 [10.1016/j.rse.2011.04.012]

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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