Publications

Peer-reviewed publications

Conference and proceedings publications

2018
EGU, Vienna, Austria
Duncanson, L., Armston, J., Fatoyinbo,L., Simard, M., Thomas, N., Neuenschwander, A., Hancock,S., Hofton, M., Marselis, S., Kellner, J., Saatchi, S., Dubayah, R. (2018) Airborne Lidar for calibration and validation of spaceborne forest biomass and height products: Examples from NASA’s Carbon Monitoring System, AfriSAR and GEDI Missions. EGU April 8-13, 2018, Vienna, Austria. EGU2018-11923.

Science Team Meeting Summary

2017

AGU Fall Meeting, New Orleans, LA
Dubayah, R. and the GEDI Science Team. (2017). The GEDI strategy for improved mapping of forest biomass and structure. AGU Fall Meeting 2017, New Orleans, LA, USA. B11H-06.

Duncanson, L., Simard, M., Thomas, N., Neuenschwander, A., Hancock, S., Armston, J., Dubayah, R., Hofton, M.A., Huang, W., Tang, H., Marselis, S.M., Fatoyinbo, T. (2017). Fusion of GEDI, ICESAT2 & NISAR data for above ground biomass mapping in Sonoma County, California. AGU Fall Meeting 2017, New Orleans, LA, USA. B33F-06.

Hancock, S., Armston, J., Tang, H., Patterson, P.L., Healey, S.P., Marselis, S., Duncanson, L., Hofton, M.A., Kellner, J.R., Luthcke, S.B., Sun, X., Blair, J.B., Dubayah, R. (2017). The GEDI Performance Tool. AGU Fall Meeting 2017, New Orleans, LA, USA. B13A-1753.

Kellner, J.R., Armston, J., Blair, J.B., Duncanson, L., Hancock, S., Hofton, M.A., Luthcke, S.B., Marselis, S., Tang, H., Dubyaha, R. (2017). Algorithm theoretical basis for GEDI level-4A footprint aboveground biomass density. AGU Fall Meeting 2017, New Orleans, LA, USA. B33F-03.

Marselis, S., Tang, H., Blair, J.B., Hofton, M.A., Armston, J., Dubayah, R. (2017). Characterizing Exterior and Interior Tropical Forest Structure Variability with Full-Waveform Airborne LIDAR Data in Lopé, Gabon. AGU Fall Meeting 2017, New Orleans, LA, USA. B21B-1961.

Patterson, P.L., Healey, S.P., Ståhl, G., Saarela, S., Holm, S., Dubayah, R., Hancock, S. (2017). Statistical Properties for hybrid estimators of biomass that use GEDI waveform data. AGU Fall Meeting 2017, New Orleans, LA, USA. B13A-1755.

Qi, W., Hancock, S., Armston, J., Marselis, S., Dubayah, R. (2017). Forest biomass mapping from fusion of GEDI lidar data and TanDEM-X InSAR data. AGU Fall Meeting 2017, New Orleans, LA, USA. B13A-1752.

Science Team Meeting Summary

Silvilaser, Blacksburg, VA

Armston, J., Duncanson, L., Kellner, J., Marselis, S., Hancock, S., Tang, H., Hofton, M., Blair, B., Fatoyinbo, L., Dubayah, R. (2017). Calibration and validation of above ground biomass products from LVIS/GEDI: Results from the AfriSAR campaign. Silvilaser 2017, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.

Duncanson, L., Armston, J., Hancock, S., Kellner, J., Marselis, S., Tang, H., Hofton, M., Goetz, S., Healey, S., Dubayah, R. (2017). Development of prediction strata for GEDI global above ground biomass modeling. Silvilaser 2017, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.

Hancock, S., Armston, J., Tang, H., Duncanson, L., Hofton, M., Blair, J.B., Disney, M., Marselis, S., Kellner, J.R., Fatoyinbo, L., Dubayah, R. (2017). Bridging the gap between spaceborne, airborne and terrestrial lidar: The GEDI simulator. Silvilaser 2017, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.

Marselis, S.M., Armston, J., Fitzpatrick, M., Dubayah, R. (2017). Characterization of vegetation structure at the tropical forest-savanna ecotone in Gabon. Silvilaser 2017, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA. (poster presentation).

Tang, H., Armston, J., Hancock, S., Marselis, S., Duncanson, L., Kellner, J., Jantz, P., Goetz, S., Hofton, M., Blair, B., Fatoyinbo, L., Dubayah, R. (2017). Pre-launch testing of GEDI canopy cover and vertical profile data product algorithms in African tropical rainforests. Silvilaser 2017, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA.

Other

Duncanson, L, Armston, J., Hancock, S., Dubayah, R & the GEDI Science Team. (2017). Global biomass modeling with GEDI waveform Lidar. Invited special session presentation at the Brazilian Remote Sensing Symposium, Santos, Brazil.

2016
AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA
Armston, J., Tang, H., Hancock, S., Hofton, M.A., Dubayah, R., Duncanson, L., Fatoyinbo, L., Blair, J.B., Disney, M., (2016), Integration of ALS and TLS for calibration and validation of LAI profiles from large footprint lidar (Invited). AGU fall meeting 2016, San Francisco, USA. B54B-04.

Dubayah, R. (2016). The Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation: Current Status. AGU fall meeting 2016, San Francisco, USA. B34A-03.

Duncanson, L., Hancock, S., Marselis, S.M., Armston, J., Kellner, J.R., Tang, H., Fatoyinbo, L., Dubayah, R., (2016). Aboveground Biomass Estimation from Simulated GEDI Waveforms: First Results from Africa. AGU fall meeting 2016, San Francisco, USA. B44C-06.

Fisher, J.B., Stavros, E.N., Pavlick, R., Hook, S.J., Eldering, A., Dubayah, R., Schimel, D., (2016). The International Space Station as a Key Platform to Synergize Observations of Fundamental Ecosystem Properties (Invited). AGU fall meeting 2016, San Francisco, USA. B32C-01.

Goetz, S., Dubayah, R., (2016). The Potential of Spaceborne Remote Sensing for Deriving Canopy Structure Metrics and Informing Biodiversity and Habitat Mapping (Invited). AGU fall meeting 2016, San Francisco, USA. B34A-01.

Hancock, S., Tang, H., Blair, J.B., Dubayah, R., Armston, J., Sun, X., Hofton, M.A., Duncanson, L., Kellner, J.R., Marselis, S.M., (2016). Assessing the performance of the GEDI spaceborne lidar instrument using a waveform lidar simulator. AGU fall meeting 2016, San Francisco, USA. B31E-0524.

Kellner, J., Blair, J.B., Duncanson, L., Hancock, S., Hofton, M.A., Hughes, M., Marselis, S.M., Armston, J., Sudderth, E.B., Tang, H., Weiner, L, Dubayah, R., (2016). Associations between aboveground forest biomass and waveform LiDAR metrics: implications for modeling footprint-level biomass using Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation data. AGU fall meeting 2016, San Francisco, USA. B34A-07.

Marselis, S.M., Armston, J.D., Dubayah, R., Kelner, J., Duncanson, L., Hancock, S., Tang, H. (2016). The impact of ground plot edge-effects on empirical relationships between footprint-level biomass and GEDI waveform lidar metrics (poster). AGU fall meeting 2016, San Francisco, USA. B31E-0521.

Patterson, P.L., Healey, S.P., Ståhl, G., Holm, S., Magnusson, S., Dubayah, R., Hancock, S., Duncanson, L., Andersen, H., (2016). Simulation Study Based Analysis of the Statistical Properties of Biomass Estimators that use a Sample of GEDI Lidar Measurements. AGU fall meeting 2016, San Francisco, USA. B31E-0523.

Qi, W., Dubayah, R., Lee, S., (2016). Improved TanDEM-X forest height estimation assisted by simulated GEDI lidar canopy height. AGU fall meeting 2016, San Francisco, USA. B51C-0419

Tang, H., Song, X., Armston, J., Hancock, S., Duncanson, L., Zhao, F.A., Schaaf, C., Strahler, A.H., Huang, C., Hansen, M., Goetz, S.J., Dubayah, R., (2016). An Assessment of Differences in Tree Cover Measurements between Landsat and Lidar-derived Products. AGU fall meeting 2016, San Francisco, USA. B31E-0526.

Science Team Meeting Summary

ForestSAT, Santiago, Chile

Duncanson, L., Dubayah, R., Armston, J., Hancock, S., Kellner, J., Marselis, S. (2016) GEDI Aboveground biomass model development: First Results (presentation). ForestSAT 2016, Santiago, Chile.

2015

AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA
Dubayah, R., (2015). Crowd-Sourced Calibration: The GEDI Strategy for Empirical Biomass Estimation Using Spaceborne Lidar (Invited).  AGU fall meeting 2015, San Francisco, USA. B51I-02.

Kellner, J., Dubayah, R., Luthcke, S.B., Hurtt, G.C., Swatantran, A., Goetz, S.J., Duncanson, L., Hofton, M.A., Blair, J.B., Huang, C., Hansen, M., Fatoyinbo, L., Tang, H., Healey, S.P., Marselis, S., Hancock, S., Gost, A., (2015). The conceptual and scientific motivation for the Global Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (Invited). AGU fall meeting 2015, San Francisco, USA. B12C-05.

Other

Dubayah, R. (2015) Remote sensing of ecosystem structure and Dynamics: GLobal Ecosystem Dynamics Investigation (GEDI lidar). Keck Institute for Space Studies/Caltech (October 5,2015).

Patterson, P.L, Healey, S., (2015). Global ecosystem dynamics investigation (GEDI) LiDAR sampling strategy. New Directions in Inventory Techniques & Applications Forest Inventory & Analysis (FIA) Symposium 2015. PNW-GTR-931.

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