Remote Sensing of Rivers: Observations Across Scales II

Friday, 19 December 2014: 8:00 AM-10:00 AM
Chairs:  Tamlin Pavelsky, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, United States and Mark A Fonstad, University of Oregon - 1299, Eugene, OR, United States
Primary Conveners:  Tamlin Pavelsky, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, United States
Co-conveners:  Mark A Fonstad, University of Oregon - 1299, Eugene, OR, United States
OSPA Liaisons:  Patrice Carbonneau, Durham University, Durham, United Kingdom

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

8:00 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:10 AM
Spatiotemporal interpolation of discharge across a river network in the context of the SWOT mission
Rodrigo C. D. Paiva, Byrd Polar Research Center, Columbus, OH, United States, Michael T Durand, Ohio St Univ-Earth Sciences, Columbus, OH, United States and Faisal Hossain, University of Washington Seattle Campus, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Seattle, WA, United States
8:25 AM
Assessing SWOT discharge algorithms performance across a range of river types
Michael T Durand1, Laurence C Smith2, Colin J Gleason2, David M Bjerklie3, Pierre-André Garambois4 and Hélène Roux5, (1)Ohio St Univ-Earth Sciences, Columbus, OH, United States, (2)University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, United States, (3)USGS Connecticut Water Science Center, East Hartford, CT, United States, (4)Laboratoire d'Etudes en Geophysique et Oceanographie Spatiales, Toulosue, France, (5)Institut de Mécanique des Fluides de Toulouse, Toulouse, France
8:40 AM
Longitudinal segmentation and characterization of river features based on Remote Sensing
Simone Bizzi1, Christof Weissteiner1, Luca Demarchi1 and Hervé Piegay2, (1)Joint Research Center Ispra, Ispra, Italy, (2)CNRS, Paris Cedex 16, France
8:55 AM
Systematic Error in UAV-derived Topographic Models: The Importance of Control
Mike R James, University of Lancaster, Lancaster Environment Centre, Lancaster, United Kingdom, Stuart Robson, University College London, Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, London, United Kingdom and Sebastian d'Oleire-Oltmanns, University of Salzburg, Departement of Geoinformatics - Z_GIS, Salzburg, Austria
9:10 AM
Local Bathymetry Estimation Using Variational Inverse Modeling: A Nested Approach
Thomas G Almeida1, David T Walker1 and Gordon Farquharson2, (1)SRI International, Ann Arbor, MI, United States, (2)University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States
9:25 AM
Mapping the Riverscape of the Middle Fork John Day River with Structure-from-Motion
James T. Dietrich, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, United States
9:40 AM
Near-field Oblique Remote Sensing of Stream Water-surface Elevation, Slope, and Surface Velocity
J. Toby Minear1, Paul J Kinzel2, Jonathan M Nelson2, Richard McDonald2 and Scott A Wright1, (1)U.S. Geological Survey, Sacramento, CA, United States, (2)USGS, Golden, CO, United States
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