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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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:

  • Improving soil moisture estimation using data assimilation.
  • Soil moisture error decomposition using triple collocation.

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)

Chadi Sayde, Daniel Moreno, Jianzhi Dong, Tyson Ochsner, Susan Steele-Dunne, Christine Hatch, Scott Tyler, Nick van de Giesen, and John Selker. In situ distributed calibration of high-resolution DTS soil water content, Water Resources Research, in revision.

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, 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, Water Resources Research, 52, 7690-7710

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.

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 by assimilating soil temperature measurements using the ensemble Kalman filter, 2015, Advances in Water Resources, 86, 340-353.

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, 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.

 

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