Research

Research Theme: Land Surface

Here is an atmospheric-level view of all the Land Surface
research and happenings at INSTAAR.

How land is shaped and changed over time is the subject of this research. It seeks to understand why landscapes look and operate as they do, describe the processes that create landforms, and predict future changes.

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Recent Publications

William Kolby Smith, Matthew P. Dannenberg, Dong Yan, Stefanie Herrmann, Mallory L. Barnes, Greg A. Barron-Gafford, Joel A. Biederman, Scott Ferrenberg, Andrew M. Fox, Amy Hudson, John Knowles, Natasha MacBean, David J.P. Moore, Pamela L. Nagler, Sasha C. Reed, William A. Rutherford, Russell L. Scott, Xian Wang, Julia Yang 2019: Remote sensing of dryland ecosystem structure and function: Progress, challenges, and opportunities. Remote Sensing of Environment, 233: article 11401. DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2019.111401

Huerta, M. L., Noah P. Molotch, McPhee, J. 2019: Snowfall interception in a deciduous Nothofagus forest and implications for spatial snowpack distribution. Hydrological Processes, 33(13): 1818-1834. DOI: 10.1002/hyp.13439

van der Meij, W. M., Reimann, T., Vornehm, V. K., Arnaud Temme, Wallinga, J., van Beek, R., Sommer, M. 2019: Reconstructing rates and patterns of colluvial soil redistribution in agrarian (hummocky) landscapes. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 44(12): 2408-2422. DOI: 10.1002/esp.4671

Katy BarnhartRachel Glade, Shobe, C. M., Tucker, G. E. 2019: Terrainbento 1.0: A Python package for multi-model analysis in long-term drainage basin evolution. Geoscientific Model Development, 12(4): 1267-1297. DOI: 10.5194/gmd-12-1267-2019

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