Estimating Soil and Vegetation Parameters using Synergies between Optical and Microwave Observations

Joris Timmermans1, Jose Luis Gomez-Dans2, Philip Lewis2, Alexander Loew3, Florian Schlenz3, Pierre-Philippe Mathieu4, Nicola Louise Pounder5 and Jon Styles6, (1)University College London, London, United Kingdom, (2)University College London, Department of Geography, London, United Kingdom, (3)Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Physical Geography and Microwave Remote Sensing, Munich, Germany, (4)European Space Research Institute, Frascati, Italy, (5)University of Reading, Reading, United Kingdom, (6)Assimila, Reading, United Kingdom