Development and Validation of Process Algorithms of Urbanization for Water Cycle, Data Assimilation and Climate studies

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01/01/2005
End Date: 
01/01/2008
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Project Documents

Year Authors Type Title
2010 Lahouari Bounoua Publications Imhoff M.L, P. Zhang, R. E. Wolfe and L. Bounoua 2010: Remote sensing of the urban heat island effect across biomes in the continental USA, RSE 114, 504–513.
2007 Lahouari Bounoua Publications Gray Wave of the Great Transformation Marc L. Imhoff, Lahouari Bounoua, and Marshall Shepherd, 2007 In ‘Our changing Planet’, NASA - Cambridge niversity Press, M. King, Editor.
2006 NASA LCLUC Science Team Presentation Development of Process Algorithms and Datasets for Urbanization and Climate Studies
2010 Lahouari Bounoua Publications Bounoua, L., F. G. Hall, P. J. Sellers, A. Kumar, G. J. Collatz, C. J. Tucker, and M. L. Imhoff (2010), Quantifying the negative feedback of vegetation to greenhouse warming: A modeling approach, Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L23701, doi:10.1029/2010GL045338
2006 Lahouari Bounoua Publications Bounoua L, J. Masek J and Y. M. Tourre, 2006: Sensitivity of surface climate to land surface parameters: A case study using the simple biosphere model SiB2. J.G.R – Atmospheres, 111, Article D22S09.
2009 Lahouari Bounoua Publications Bounoua L, A. Safia, J. Masek, C. Peters-Lidard, and M. L. Imhoff, 2009: Impact of urban growth on surface climate: A case study in Oran, Algeria. Journal of pplied Meteorology and Climatology, Volume 48, 217-231 DOI: 0.1175/2008JAMC2044.1
2010 Lahouari Bounoua Publications Zhang P., M.L. Imhoff, R. E. Wolfe, and L. Bounoua, 2010: Characterizing Urban Heat Islands of Global Settlements Using MODIS and Nighttime Lights Products, accepted for publication in the Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing.
2009 Marc Imhoff
Jeffrey Masek
Changsheng Lidars
NASA LCLUC Science Team Presentation Large Scale Urbanization for Climate Studies
2012 Marc Imhoff Poster Presentation Irrigation Requirement Estimation Using MODIS Vegetation Indices and Inverse Biophysical Modeling
2006 Lahouari Bounoua Publications Imhoff ML, Bounoua L, 2006: Exploring global patterns of net primary oduction carbon supply and demand using satellite observations and tatistical data. J . Geoph. Res. – Atmospheres, 111, Article D22S12.