Effects of Snow/ Soil Interface on Microwave Backscatter of Terrestrial Snowpack at X- and Ku- Band

Do-Hyuk 'dk' Kang1, Shurun Tan2, Jiyue Zhu2, Weihui Gu3, Leung Tsang2 and Edward J Kim4, (1)University of Maryland College Park, College Park, MD, United States, (2)University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor, MI, United States, (3)University of Michigan, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Ann Arbor, MI, United States, (4)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States