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Kyle R Knipper
Research Physical Scientist


Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)
Mapping daily evapotranspiration at field scale using the Harmonized Landsat and Sentinel-2 dataset, with sharpened VIIRS as a Sentinel-2 thermal proxy - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xue, J., Anderson, M.C., Gao, F.N., Hain, C., Yang, Y., Knipper, K.R., Kustas, W.P., Yang, Y. 2021. Mapping daily evapotranspiration at field scale using the Harmonized Landsat and Sentinel-2 dataset, with sharpened VIIRS as a Sentinel-2 thermal proxy. Remote Sensing. 13:3420. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs13173420.
Interoperability of ECOSTRESS and Landsat for mapping evapotranspiration time series at sub-field scales - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Anderson, M.C., Yang, Y., Xue, J., Knipper, K.R., Yang, Y., Gao, F.N., Hain, C., Kustas, W.P., Cawse-Nicholson, K., Hulley, G., Fisher, J., Alfieri, J.G., Meyers, T., Prueger, J.H., Baldocchi, D., Sanchez, C. 2020. Interoperability of ECOSTRESS and Landsat for mapping evapotranspiration time series at sub-field scales. Remote Sensing of Environment. 252. Article 112189. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2020.112189.
Sharpening ECOSTRESS and VIIRS land surface temperature using harmonized Landsat-Sentinel surface reflectances - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Xue, J., Anderson, M.C., Gao, F.N., Hain, C., Sun, L., Yang, Y., Knipper, K.R., Kustas, W.P., Torres, A., Schull, M. 2020. Sharpening ECOSTRESS and VIIRS land surface temperature using harmonized Landsat-Sentinel surface reflectances. Remote Sensing of Environment. 251. Article 112055. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2020.112055.
Using satellite thermal-based evapotranspiration time series for defining management zones and spatial association to local attributes in a vineyard - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ohana-Levi, N., Knipper, K.R., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C., Netzer, Y., Gao, F.N., del Mar Alsina, M., Sanchez, L., Karneli, A. 2020. Using satellite thermal-based evapotranspiration time series for defining management zones and spatial association to local attributes in a vineyard. Remote Sensing. 12(15):2436. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs12152436.
Using high-spatiotemporal thermal satellite ET retrievals to monitor water use over California vineyards of different climate, vine variety and trellis design - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knipper, K.R., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C., Nieto, H., Alfieri, J.G., Prueger, J.H., Hain, C.R., Gao, F.N., McKee, L.G., Mar Alsina, M., Sanchez, L. 2020. Using high-spatiotemporal thermal satellite ET retrievals to monitor water use over California vineyards of different climate, vine variety and trellis design. Agricultural Water Management. 241. Article 106361. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agwat.2020.106361.
Data assimilation of high-resolution thermal and radar remote sensing retrievals for soil moisture monitoring in a drip-irrigated vineyard - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Lei, F., Crow, W.T., Kustas, W.P., Dong, J., Yang, Y., Knipper, K.R., Anderson, M.C., Gao, F.N., Notarnicola, C., Greifeneder, F., Mckee, L.G., Alfieri, J.G., Hain, C., Dokoozlian, N. 2020. Data assimilation of high-resolution thermal and radar remote sensing retrievals for soil moisture monitoring in a drip-irrigated vineyard. Remote Sensing of Environment. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rse.2019.111622.
Using high-spatiotemporal thermal satellite ET retrievals for near-real time water use and stress monitoring in a California vineyard - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knipper, K.R., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C., Alsina, M., Hain, C., Alfieri, J.G., Prueger, J.H., Gao, F.N., McKee, L.G., Sanchez, L. 2019. Using high-spatiotemporal thermal satellite ET retrievals for near-real time water use and stress monitoring in a California vineyard. Remote Sensing. 11(18):2124. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs11182124.
Using high-spatiotemporal ET retrievals in near real time for operational irrigation management in a California vineyard - (Abstract Only)
Application of a land surface temperature-based multi-scale modeling system for estimating surface energy balance over complex landscapes - (Abstract Only)
Impact of insolation data source on remote sensing retrievals of evapotranspiration over the California Delta - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Anderson, M.C., Diak, G., Gao, F.N., Knipper, K.R., Hain, C., Eichelmann, E., Hemes, K., Baldocchi, D., Kustas, W.P., Alfieri, J.G. 2019. Impact of insolation data source on remote sensing retrievals of evapotranspiration over the California Delta. Remote Sensing. 11:216. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs11030216.
Comparison of vineyard evapotranspiration estimates from surface renewal using measured and modeled energy balance components in the GRAPEX project - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Parry, C.K., Kustas, W.P., Knipper, K.R., Anderson, M.C., Alfieri, J.G., Prueger, J.H., Mcelrone, A.J. 2019. Comparison of vineyard evapotranspiration estimates from surface renewal using measured and modeled energy balance components in the GRAPEX project. Irrigation Science. 37:333-343. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00271-018-00618-y.
Evapotranspiration estimates derived using thermal-based satellite remote sensing and data fusion for irrigation management in California vineyards - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Knipper, K.R., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C., Alfieri, J.G., Prueger, J.H., Hain, C., Gao, F.N., Yang, Y., McKee, L.G., Nieto, H., Hipps, L., Aisha, M., Sanchez, L. 2018. Evapotranspiration estimates derived using thermal-based satellite remote sensing and data fusion for irrigation management in California vineyards. Irrigation Science. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00271-018-0591-y.
Field-scale assessment of land and water use change over the California Delta using remote sensing - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Anderson, M.C., Gao, F.N., Knipper, K.R., Hain, C., Dulaney, W.P., Baldocchi, D., Eichelmann, E., Hemes, K., Yang, Y., Medellin, A., Kustas, W.P. 2018. Field-scale assessment of land and water use change over the California Delta using remote sensing. Remote Sensing. 10(6):889. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs10060889.
The grape remote sensing atmospheric profile and evapotranspiration experiment - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C., Alfieri, J.G., Knipper, K.R., Torres, A., Parry, C.K., Nieto, H., Agam, N., White, W.A., Gao, F.N., McKee, L.G., Prueger, J.H., McElrone, A.J., Los, S., Alsina, M., Sanchez, L., Sam, B., Dokoozlian, N., McKee, M., Jones, S., Hipps, L., Heitman, J., Howard, A., Post, K., Melton, F. 2018. An overview of the Grape Remote sensing Atmospheric Profile and Evapotranspiration eXperiment (GRAPEX). Bulletin of the American Meterological Society. 99(9):1791-1812. https://doi.org/10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0244.1.
Monitoring water use and stress with evapotranspiration estimates derived using thermal-based satellite remote sensing in California vineyards - (Abstract Only)
Knipper, K., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C., Alfieri, J.G., Prueger, J.H., Gao, F., McKee, L.G., Hipps, L.E., Alsina, M. 2018. Monitoring water use and stress with evapotranspiration estimates derived using thermal-based satellite remote sensing in California vineyards. AMS Annual Meeting Abstract. [online] https://ams.confex.com/ams/98Annual/webprogram/Paper327040.html.
An intercomparison of evapotranspiration estimates derived using thermal-based satellite remote sensing for irrigation management in California vineyards - (Abstract Only)
Knipper, K., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C., Alfieri, J.G., Prueger, J.H., Gao, F., McKee, L.G., Hipps, L.E., Alsina, M. 2018. An intercomparison of evapotranspiration estimates derived using thermal-based satellite remote sensing for irrigation management in California vineyards [abstract]. Pecora Abstracts. p. 29.
Evaluation of evapotranspiration estimates derived using satellite remote sensing for irrigation management in California vineyards - (Abstract Only)
Knipper, K.R., Kustas, W.P., Anderson, M.C., Alfieri, J.G., Prueger, J.H., Gao, F.N., Mckee, L.G., Hipps, L., Alsina, M. 2018. Evaluation of evapotranspiration estimates derived using satellite remote sensing for irrigation management in California vineyards. Beltsville Agricultural Research Center Symposium. pg 44.