Clara Chew


Education: 
  • BA Environmental Studies, Dartmouth College, 2009
  • PhD Geological Sciences, University of Colorado at Boulder, 2015

Research Interests: 
  • Remote sensing of terrestrial hydrology
  • GNSS reflected signals


Selected Awards: 
  • 2011-2012 Zena Hunter Andrews Fellowship, CU
  • 2009 Institute of Arctic Studies Fellowship, Dartmouth College

Selected Publications: 
  1. Chew, C.C., Small, E.E., and Larson, K.M., in review. An algorithm for soil moisture estimation using GPS-Interferometric Reflectometry for bare and vegetated soil: GPS Solutions.
  2. Chew, C.C., Small, E.E., Larson, K.M., and Zavorotny, V.U., (2015). Vegetation sensing using GPS-Interferometric Reflectometry: Theoretical effects of canopy parameters on signal-to-noise ratio data: IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 53(5), 2755-2764.
  3. Chew, C.C. and Small, E.E., (2014). Terrestrial water storage response to the 2012 drought estimated from GPS vertical position anomalies: Geophys. Res. Lett., 41(7), 6145-6151. doi:10.1002/2014GL061206
  4. Chew, C.C., Small, E.E., Larson, K.M., and Zavorotny, V.U., (2014). Effects of near-surface soil moisture on GPS SNR data: Development of a retrieval algorithm for soil moisture: IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 52(1), 537-543.
  5. Wei, W., Larson, K.M., Small, E.E., Chew, C.C., and Braun, J.J. (2014). Using geodetic GPS receivers to measure vegetation water content: GPS Solutions doi:10.1007/s10291-014-0383-7
Address: 
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Pasadena, CA 91109