Surface Soil Moisture Memory Estimated from Models and SMAP Observations

Qing He1, Kaighin A Mccoll2, Chengwei Li1, Hui Lu1, Ruzbeh Akbar2, Ming Pan3 and Dara Entekhabi2, (1)Tsinghua University, Department of Earth System Science, Beijing, China, (2)Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cambridge, MA, United States, (3)Princeton University, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Princeton, NJ, United States