Soil and Snow Reflectance Modeling

  1. Shunlin Liang

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/047172372X.ch4

Quantitative Remote Sensing of Land Surfaces

Quantitative Remote Sensing of Land Surfaces

How to Cite

Liang, S. (2005) Soil and Snow Reflectance Modeling, in Quantitative Remote Sensing of Land Surfaces, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/047172372X.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 1 DEC 2003

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Remote Sensing

Book Series Editors:

  1. Jin Au Kong

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471281665

Online ISBN: 9780471723721

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Keywords:

  • reflectance models;
  • modeling;
  • snow radiation;
  • radiative transfer formulations;
  • wavelength

Summary

This chapter includes the following topics:

  • Single Scattering Properties of Snow and Soil

  • Multiple Scattering Solutions for Angular Reflectance from Snow and Soil

  • Geometric Optical Modeling

  • Inversion of Snow Parameters

  • Practical Issues

  • Summary