Zhongbo (Bob) Su

Professor of Spatial Hydrology and Water Resources Management
Faculty of Geo-information Science and Earth Observation, Department of Water Resources
University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
E-mail: z.su@utwente.nl
Page: http://www.itc.nl/WRS

Fields of interest:

Satellite hydrology and hydroclimatology

Ecohydrology and remote sensing


Water resources management


Recent publications:

X.L. Chen, Y.M. Ma, H. Kelder, Z. Su,and K. Yang:
“On the behaviour of the tropopause folding events over the Tibetan Plateau”,
Atmos. Chem. Phys., Vol. 11, (2011), 5113-5122, doi: 10.5194/acp-11-5113-2011.

M.S. Salama, and Z. Su:
“Resolving the subscale spatial variability of apparent and inherent optical properties in ocean color match-up sites”,
IEEE Trans. Geos. Remote Sens., Vol. 49, (2011), No. 7, pp. 2612-2622, doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2011.2104966.

Z. Su, R.A. Roebeling, J. Schulz, I. Holleman, V. Levizzani, W.J. Timmermans, H. Rott, N. Mognard-Campbell, R. de Jeu, W. Wagner, M. Rodell, M.S. Salama, G.N. Parodi, and L. Wang:
“Observation of Hydrological Processes Using Remote Sensing”. In: P. Wilderer (ed.),
Treatise on Water Science, Vol. 2, Academic Press, Oxford, 2011, pp. 351-399.

Z. Su, J. Wen, L. Dente, R. van der Velde, L. Wang, Y. Ma, K. Yang, and Z. Hu:
“The Tibetan Plateau observatory of plateau scale soil moisture and soil temperature (Tibet-Obs) for quantifying uncertainties in coarse resolution satellite and model products”,
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., Vol. 15, (2011), 2303-2316, doi: 10.5194/hess-15-2303-2011.

X. Tian, Z.Y. Li, C. van der Tol, Z. Su, X. Li, Q.S. He, Y.F. Bao, E.X. Chen, and L.H. Li:
“Estimating zero-plane displacement height and aerodynamic roughness length using synthesis of LiDAR and SPOT-5 data”,
Remote Sens. Environ., Vol. 115, (2011), No. 9, 2330-2341, DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2011.04.033.

Z. Su, W.J. Timmermans, C. van der Tol, R. Dost, R. Bianchi,J.A. Gómez, A. House, I. Hajnsek, M. Menenti, V. Magliulo, M. Esposito, R. Haarbrink, F. Bosveld, R. Rothe, H.K. Baltink, Z. Vekerdy, J.A. Sobrino, J. Timmermans, P. van Laake, S. Salama, H. van der Kwast, E. Claassen, A. Stolk, L. Jia, E. Moors, O. Hartogensis, and A. Gillespie:
“EAGLE 2006 – Multi-purpose, multi-angle and multi-sensor in-situ and airborne campaigns over grassland and forest”,
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., Vol. 13, (2009), No. 6, 833-845, doi: 10.5194/hess-13-833-2009.

C. van der Tol, W. Verhoef, J. Timmermans, A.Verhoef, and Z. Su:
“An integrated model of soil-canopy spectral radiances, photosynthesis, fluorescence, temperature and energy balance”,
Biogeosci., Vol. 6, (2009), No. 12, 3109-3129, doi: 10.5194/bg-6-3109-2009.

R. van der Velde, Z. Su,M. Ek,M. Rodell, and Y. Ma:
“Influence of thermodynamic soil and vegetation parameterizations on the simulation of soil temperature states and surface fluxes by the Noah LSM over a Tibetan plateau site”,
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., Vol. 13, (2009), No. 6, 759-777, doi: 10.5194/hess-13-759-2009.

Z. Su, W.Timmermans, A. Gieske, L. Jia, J.A. Elbers, A. Olioso, J. Timmermans, R. van Der Velde, X. Jin, H. Van Der Kwast, F. Nerry, D. Sabol, J.A. Sobrino, J. Moreno, and R. Bianchi:
“Quantification of land-atmosphere exchanges of water, energy and carbon dioxide in space and time over the heterogeneous Barrax site”,
Int. J. Remote Sens., Vol. 29, (2008), No. 17-18, pp. 5215-5235, doi: 10.1080/01431160802326099.

Z. Su:
“Estimation of the surface energy balance”. In: M.G. Anderson and J.J. McDonnell (eds.),
Encyclopedia of Hydrological Sciences. Vol. 2, Wiley & Sons, Chichester, 2005, pp. 731-752.