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Jianzhi Dong

Visiting Scientist


/ARSUserFiles/52658/Jianzhi_Dong.png.jpg Jianzhi Dong, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Research Associate
USDA-ARS Hydrology and Remote Sensing Laboratory
Bldg. 007, Rm. 104, BARC-West
Beltsville, MD 20705-2350 USA
Voice: (301) 504-7490
Fax: (301) 504-8931
Jianzhi.Dong@ars.usda.gov

 

Research Interests:

  • Hydrological remote sensing and data assimilation.
  • Land surface and hydrological modeling.
  • Land – atmosphere interaction.

Education:

  • 2016 Ph.D., Civil Engineering and Geoscience, Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands.
  • 2012 M.Sc., School of Geography, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China.
  • 2009 B.Sc., School of Geography, Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China.

Professional Experience:

  • 2017 - Present: Postdoctoral Research Associate, USDA-ARS Hydrology and Remote Sensing Laboratory, Beltsville, MD.


Selected Publications: (please contact the author to determine reprint availability)

Jianzhi Dong, Zhang Keli, Guo Zongling. Runoff and soil erosion from highway construction spoil deposits: A rainfall simulation study, 2012, Transportation research Part: D 17, 8, 14.

Jianzhi Dong, Susan C. Steele-Dunne, Jasmeet Judge, Nick van de Giesen. A particle batch smoother for soil moisture estimation using soil temperature observations, 2015, Advances in Water Resources, 83, 111-222.

Jianzhi Dong, Susan C. Steele-Dunne, Tyson E. Ochsner, Nick van de Giesen. Determining soil moisture by assimilating soil temperature measurements using the ensemble Kalman filter, 2015, Advances in Water Resources, 86, 340-353.

Jianzhi Dong, Susan C. Steele-Dunne, Tyson E. Ochsner, Nick van de Giesen. Estimating soil moisture and soil thermal and hydraulic properties by assimilating soil temperatures using a particle batch smoother, 2016, Advances in Water Resources, 91, 104-116.

Jianzhi Dong, Susan C. Steele-Dunne, Tyson E. Ochsner, Nick van de Giesen. Determining soil moisture and soil properties in vegetated areas by assimilating soil temperatures, 2016, Water Resources Research, 52, 4280 - 4300.

Yang Lu, Jianzhi Dong, Susan C. Steele-Dunne, Nick van de Giesen. Estimating surface turbulent heat fluxes from land surface temperature and soil moisture observations using the particle batch smoother, 2016, Water Resources Research, 52, 9086-9108.

Jianzhi Dong, Susan C. Steele-Dunne Tyson E. Ochsner, Christine Hatch, John Selker, Scott Tyler, Michael H. Cosh, and Nick van de Giesen. Mapping high resolution soil moisture and properties using distributed temperature sensing data and an adaptive particle batch smoother, 2016, Water Resources Research, 52, 7690-7710.

Lingna Wei, Jianzhi Dong, Man Gao and Xi Chen. Factors controlling temporal stability of surface soil moisture: A watershed-scale modeling study, Vadose Zone Journal, 2017, 16(10).

Jianzhi Dong, Rosa Agliata, Susan C. Steele-Dunne, Olivier Hoes,Thom Boggaard, and Nick van de Giesen. Impacts of heating strategies on soil moisture estimation using actively heated fiber optic cables, Sensors, 2017, 17(9).

Jianzhi Dong, Wade Crow. An improved triple collocation algorithm for decomposing autocorrelated and random observation errors, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 2017, 122(13), 081 - 13, 094.

Jianzhi Dong, Wade Crow and Rajat Bindlish. The error structure of the SMAP single and dual channel soil moisture retrievals, Geophysical Research Letters, 2018, 45, 758 - 765.

Jianzhi Dong, Wade Crow. The added value of assimilating remotely sensed soil moisture for estimating summertime soil moisture - air temperature coupling strength, Water Resources Research, 2018, 54, 6072 - 6084.

Jianzhi Dong, Wade Crow. Use of satellite soil moisture to diagnosis climate model representations of European soil moisture - air temperature coupling strength, Geophysical Research Letters, 2018, 45, 884 - 891.

Keli Zhang, Yue Yu, Jianzhi Dong, Qinke Yang, and Xianli Xu. Adapting and testing use of USLE K factor for agricultural soils in China, Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment, 2019, 269, 148 - 155.

Jianzhi Dong, Wade Crow. L-band remote-sensing increases sampled levels of global soil moisture - air temperature coupling strength, Remote sensing of environment, 2019, 220, 51-58.

Yang Lu, Jianzhi Dong and Susan Steele-Dunne. Impact of soil moisture data resolution on soil moisture and surface heat flux estimates through data assimilation - A case study in the Southern Great Plains, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 2019, 20, 715-730.

Jianzhi Dong, Wade Crow, Zheng Duan, Lingna Wei and Yang Lu. A double instrumental variable algorithm for geophysical product error estimation, Remote sensing of environment, 2019, 225, 217-228.

Jianzhi Dong, Wade Crow, Rolf Reichle, Qing Liu, Fangni Lei and Michael H. Cosh. A global assessment of added value in the SMAP Level-4 soil moisture product relative to its baseline land surface model, Geophysical Research Letters, 2019, 46, 6604-6613.

Kenneth Tobin, Wade Crow, Jianzhi Dong, Marvin Bennett. Validation of a New Root-Zone Soil Moisture Product: Soil MERGE, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 2019, 12, 3351-3365.

Natthachet Tangdamrongsub, Shin-Chan Han, In-Young Yeo, Jianzhi Dong, Susan C. Steele-Dunne, Garry Willgoose, Jeffrey P. Walker. Multivariate data assimilation of GRACE, SMOS, SMAP measurements for improved regional soil moisture and groundwater storage estimates, Advances in Water Resources, 2020, 135, 103477.

Jianzhi Dong, Lingna Wei, Xi Chen, Zheng Duan, Yang Lu. An instrument variable based algorithm for estimating cross-correlated hydrological remote sensing errors, Journal of Hydrology, 2020, 581, 124413.

Yaping Xu, Lei Wang, Zhiliang Ma, Bin Li, Rudy Bartels, Cuiling Liu, Xukai Zhang, Jianzhi Dong. Spatially explicit model for statistical downscaling of satellite passive microwave soil moisture, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 2020, 58, 1182-1191.

Fangni Lei, Wade Crow, William Kustas, Jianzhi Dong, et al. Data assimilation of high-resolution thermal and radar remote sensing retrievals for soil moisture monitoring in a drip-irrigated vineyard, Remote sensing of environment, in press.

Jianzhi Dong, Fangni Lei, Lingna Wei. Triple collocation based multi-source precipitation merging, Frontiers in Water, in press.

Qiu Jianxiu, Wade Crow, Jianzhi Dong, Grey Nearing. Model representation of the coupling between evapotranspiration and soil water content at different depths, Hydrological Earth System Science, in press.

Jianzhi Dong, Wade Crow, Kenneth Tobin, Michael Cosh, et al. Comparison of microwave remote sensing and land surface modeling in surface soil moisture climatology estimation, Remote Sensing of Environment, in press.

 

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