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Preface: Remote Sensing in Flood Monitoring and Management

Joint Institute for Regional Earth System Science and Engineering, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Now at Remote Sensing Solutions Inc., Monrovia, CA 91016, USA
Academic Editor: Prasad S. Thenkabail
Remote Sens. 2015, 7(12), 17013-17015;
Received: 14 December 2015 / Accepted: 15 December 2015 / Published: 16 December 2015
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Remote Sensing in Flood Monitoring and Management)
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This Special Issue is a collection of papers studying the use of remote sensing data and methods for flood monitoring and management. The articles contributed span a wide range of topics and present novel processing techniques, review methods and discuss limitations, and also report on current capabilities and outline emerging needs. This preface provides a brief overview of the content. [...] View Full-Text
Keywords: flood hazard and risk; satellite imagery; altimetry; digital elevation model; hydrodynamics flood hazard and risk; satellite imagery; altimetry; digital elevation model; hydrodynamics

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