Water Science and Engineering     2019 12 (2):  85-97    ISSN: 1674-2370  CN: 32-1785/TV

Using multi-satellite microwave remote sensing observations for retrieval of daily surface soil moisture across China
Ke Zhang a,b,*, Li-jun Chao a, Qing-qing Wanga, Ying-chun Huang a, Rong-hua Liu c,d, Yang Hong e, Yong Tu c,d, Wei Qu c,d, Jin-yin Ye f
a State Key Laboratory of Hydrology-Water Resources and Hydraulic Engineering, Hohai University, Nanjing 210098, China
b College of Hydrology and Water Resources, Hohai University, Nanjing 210098, China
c China Institute of Water Resources and Hydropower Research, Beijing 100038, China
d Research Center on Flood & Drought Disaster Reduction of the Ministry of Water Resources, Beijing 100038, China
e School of Civil Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing 10084, China
f Anhui Branch of China Meteorological Administration Training Centre, Hefei 230031, China
Received 2019-01-08  Revised 2019-05-13  Online 2019-06-30
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This study was supported by the National Key Research and Development Program of China (Grant No. 2016YFC0402701), the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grants No. 51879067 and 51579131), the Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu Province (Grant No. BK20180022), the Six Talent Peaks Project in Jiangsu Province (Grant No. NY-004), the Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities of China (Grants No. 2018B42914 and 2018B04714), the China National Flash Flood Disaster Prevention and Control Project (Grant No. 126301001000150068), and the Postgraduate Research & Practice Innovation Program of Jiangsu Province (Grant No. KYCX18_0572).

Corresponding author: Ke Zhang