The potential of SMAP soil moisture data for analyzing droughts

Eswar Rajasekaran, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States, Narendra N Das, Jet Propulsion Lab, Pasadena, CA, United States, Dara Entekhabi, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cambridge, MA, United States and Simon H Yueh, JPL, Pasadena, CA, United States