List of Contributors

Jinshan Cao School of Remote Sensing and Hongliang Fang Institute of Geographic Sciences
Information Engineering, Wuhan University, 129 and Natural Resources Research, Chinese
Luoyu Road, Wuhan 430079, China Academy of Sciences, 11A Datun Road, Beijing
Erxue Chen Institute of Forest Resources 100101, China
Information Technology, Chinese Academy of Qiaoni Fu Nanjing Institute of Geography and
Forestry, 1 Dongxiaofu, Beijing 100091, China Limnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 73 East
Zhuoqi Chen State Key Laboratory of Remote Beijing Road, Nanjing 210008, China and
Sensing Science, Jointly Sponsored by Beijing School of Earth Sciences and Engineering, Hohai
Normal University and the Institute of Remote University, 1 Xikang Road, Nanjing 210098,
Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of China
Sciences, 19 Xinjiekouwai Street, Beijing 100875, Tao He Department of Geographical Sciences,
China and College of Global Change and Earth University of Maryland, 2181 LeFrak Hall,
System Science, Beijing Normal University, 19 College Park, MD 20742, USA
Xinjiekouwai Street, Beijing 100875, China Wenli Huang Department of Geographical
Jie Cheng State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing Sciences, University of Maryland, 2181 LeFrak
Science, Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Normal Hall, College Park, MD 20742, USA
University and the Institute of Remote Sensing Shunping Ji School of Remote Sensing and
Applications of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Information Engineering, Wuhan University, 129
19 Xinjiekouwai Street, Beijing 100875, China and Luoyu Road, Wuhan 430079, China
College of Global Change and Earth System
Bo Jiang State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing
Science, Beijing Normal University, 19
Science, Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Normal
Xinjiekouwai Street, Beijing 100875, China
University and the Institute of Remote Sensing
Cuicui Dou Nanjing Institute of Geography and Applications of Chinese Academy of Sciences, 19
Limnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 73 Xinjiekouwai Street, Beijing 100875, China;
East Beijing Road, Nanjing 210008, China and School of Geography, Beijing Normal
School of Earth Sciences and Engineering, University, 19 Xinjiekouwai Street, Beijing 100875,
Hohai University, 1 Xikang Road, Nanjing China and Department of Geographical
210098, China Sciences, University of Maryland, 2181 LeFrak
Jinyang Du State Key Laboratory of Remote Hall, College Park, MD 20742, USA
Sensing Science, Jointly Sponsored by the Lingmei Jiang State Key Laboratory of Remote
Institute of Remote Sensing Applications of Sensing Science, Jointly Sponsored by Beijing
Chinese Academy of Sciences and Beijing Normal Normal University and the Institute of Remote
University, 20 Datun Road, Beijing 100101, China Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of
Robert E. Dickinson Department of Geological Sciences, 19 Xinjiekouwai Street, Beijing 100875,
Sciences, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, China; Beijing Key Laboratory for Remote
USA Sensing of Environment and Digital Cities, Beijing
Wenjie Fan Institute of RS and GIS, Peking Normal University, 19 Xinjiekouwai Street,
University, 5 Yiheyuan Road, Beijing 100871, China Beijing 100875, China and School of Geography,

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China. Beijing Normal Shunlin Liang State Key Laboratory of Remote University. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Applications of Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1 Beijing 100875. Beijing Key Laboratory for Remote University and the Institute of Remote Sensing Sensing of Environment and Digital Cities. 19 Sensing Science. Chinese Academy of Environment and Digital Cities. China China and School of Geography. Beijing 100875. Beijing Normal University. Sensing Science. Sciences. Chinese Academy of Forestry. China Yaokai Liu State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing Ying Qu State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing Science. Beijing 100875. Beijing 100091. Beijing 100875. China Dongxiaofu.xviii LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS Beijing Normal University. 20 Datun Road. Beijing 100875. China Yuanbo Liu Nanjing Institute of Geography and and School of Geography. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. China and University. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Normal Science. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing 100875. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing 100875. Beijing Road. 73 East University. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Science. Sensing Science. 19 Beijing 100875. Beijing 100875. China University and the Institute of Remote Sensing and College of Global Change and Earth Applications of Chinese Academy of Sciences. 19 Chinese Academy of Sciences and Beijing Normal Xinjiekouwai Street. Nanjing 210008. Chinese Academy of Sciences. Zengyuan Li Institute of Forest Resources Beijing Key Laboratory for Remote Sensing of Information Technology. Jointly Sponsored by the China. University Zheng Niu State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing of Maryland. Beijing Normal Forestry. China Normal University and the Institute of Remote Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Xihan Mu State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing Science. Beijing Normal Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of University. College Park. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. 1 Dongxiaofu. MD Science. Beijing 100875. Beijing Yong Pang Institute of Forest Resources Information Normal University. Beijing Normal Limnology. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Normal China. China China Qian Ma College of Global Change and Earth Yonghua Qu State Key Laboratory of Remote System Science. Beijing 100875. Beijing 100875. . Beijing Normal Sensing Science. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Xinjiekouwai Street. Jointly Sponsored by the Institute of 20742. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing 100101. 20 Datun Road. China University. China and School of Geography. China University and the Institute of Remote Sensing Jinmei Pan State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Sciences. 19 Applications of Chinese Academy of Sciences. Beijing 100875. Beijing 100091. Beijing 100101. China Beijing Key Laboratory for Remote Sensing of Suhong Liu State Key Laboratory of Remote Environment and Digital Cities. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing China Normal University and the Institute of Remote Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Wenjian Ni State Key Laboratory of Remote Sciences. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. USA Remote Sensing Applications of Chinese Qiang Liu State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing Academy of Sciences and Beijing Normal Science. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing Normal University. China 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing University. Science. College of Global Change and Earth Institute of Remote Sensing Applications of System Science. China Department of Geographical Sciences. Beijing 100875. China. Beijing 100875. Beijing 100875. Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing 100875. 19 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing Normal University. Xinjiekouwai Street. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Normal 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. China Xinjiekouwai Street. 2181 LeFrak Hall. System Science. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Normal University. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Normal University and the Institute of Remote Sensing University and the Institute of Remote Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Sciences. Normal University and the Institute of Remote China and School of Geography. Beijing 100875. Technology.

19 College Park. Beijing Key Laboratory for Remote Street. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. 20 Datun Road.M. Beijing 100875. Beijing Institute of Remote Sensing Applications of Normal University. 19 Xinjiekouwai Chinese Academy of Sciences and Beijing Normal Street. Jointly Sponsored by the Sensing of Environment and Digital Cities. Beijing Normal University. Geography. USA Normal University and the Institute of Remote Jindi Wang State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Sensing Science. Normal University and the Institute of Remote 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing 100875. 19A Yuquan Road. 2181 LeFrak Sensing Science. Institute of Remote Sensing Applications of Beijing Normal University. China Institute of Remote Sensing Applications of Kaicun Wang College of Global Change and Earth Chinese Academy of Sciences and Beijing Normal System Science. China and School of Geography. China and School of Sensing of Environment and Digital Cities. China. 19 Xinjiekouwai Xin Tao Department of Geographical Sciences. 2181 LeFrak Hall. Street. 20 Datun Road. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Jiancheng Shi State Key Laboratory of Remote Beijing Normal University. MD 20742. 19 University. Beijing 100049. Beijing Key Laboratory for Remote MD 20746. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Beijing Road. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. College Park. 19 Normal University. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing 100875. Sensing Science. China and Jinling Song State Key Laboratory of Remote State Key Laboratory of Earth Surface Processes Sensing Science. Nanjing 210008. China and School of University of Maryland. Beijing 100101. Jointly Sponsored by the Beijing 100875. 19 Xinjiekouwai China. China Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Wenhui Wang I. Allendale. MI 49401-9403. China University. Jointly Sponsored by the Street. Beijing Key Laboratory for Remote Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Sensing of Environment and Digital Cities. Chuan Xiong State Key Laboratory of Remote College Park. Beijing 100875. China Beijing Normal University. NESDIS/STAR. 1 Chinese Academy of Sciences and Beijing Normal Campus Drive. Beijing Jianguang Wen State Key Laboratory of Remote Normal University. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Sciences. Beijing 100875. MD 20742. Camp Springs. China Xinjiekouwai Street. China and School of Geography. Beijing 100101. China . Street. Beijing 100875. Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing Normal University. University. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. University of Maryland. Chinese Academy of Sciences and Beijing Normal Beijing 100875. 5200 Auth Road. Grand Valley State University. USA University. Systems Group at NOAA/ Sciences. 20 Datun Road. 19 Xinjiekouwai and Department of Geographical Sciences. Beijing Key Laboratory for Remote Sensing Science. Guoqing Sun State Key Laboratory of Remote China. China Sciences. 19 Xinjiekouwai Sensing Science. Beijing 100101. USA Sensing of Environment and Digital Cities. USA Sensing Science. Beijing 100875. Jointly Sponsored by the Wanxiao Sun Department of Geography and Institute of Remote Sensing Applications of Planning. Sciences. USA Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing 100875. Beijing 100875. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing and Resource Ecology. China and Normal University and the Institute of Remote Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Sciences. Beijing Normal University. 20 Datun Road. Beijing 100875. China University of Maryland. Beijing 100875. Beijing 100875. China Dongdong Wang Department of Geographical Huazhong Ren State Key Laboratory of Remote Sciences. China Beijing 100875. Normal University and the Institute of Remote China. Beijing Geography. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Hall. Beijing Normal University. Beijing 100101. 2181 LeFrak Hall. 73 East Sensing Science. China and School of Geography. LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS xix Beijing Normal University. Beijing Normal University. MD 20742. Chinese Academy of Sciences. China Ping Song Nanjing Institute of Geography and Zhiqiang Xiao State Key Laboratory of Remote Limnology. Beijing 100875.

Beijing Normal University and the Institute of Remote 100830. Normal University. Beijing 100875. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing 100875. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Wuhan University. China Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing 100101. Beijing Normal Luoyu Road. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing Xinjiekouwai Street. China Normal University and the Institute of Remote Xiaotong Zhang State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Sensing Science. China University of Geosciences. Beijing 100875. 129 China and School of Geography. China 100830. Beijing Key Laboratory for Remote Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Sensing of Environment and Digital Cities. China Beijing 100875. China Normal University and the Institute of Remote Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Xiufang Zhu Department of Geographical Sciences. China and College of Global Change and Earth Jixian Zhang Chinese Academy of Surveying and System Science. Beijing Key Laboratory for Remote Park. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Xiuxiao Yuan School of Remote Sensing and Normal University and the Institute of Remote Information Engineering. 73 East Sensing Science. Beijing Normal University. China University. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Beijing Road. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing 100875. 19 Geography. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Sciences. 129 Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Luoyu Road.xx LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS Chunyan Yan School of Earth Sciences and Sensing of Environment and Digital Cities. China and School of Geography. Beijing Normal University. Sciences. Beijing. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. China Xin Zhang State Key Laboratory of Remote Jinghui Yang Chinese Academy of Surveying and Sensing Science. Nanjing 210008. USA . MD 20742. China Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Xiang Yu School of Remote Sensing and Sciences. 2181 LeFrak Hall. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. China Sciences. 19 Xinjiekouwai China and College of Global Change and Earth Street. Chinese Academy of Sciences and Beijing Normal China and College of Global Change and Earth University. 19 Xinjiekouwai Street. Beijing 100875. Beijing Normal University. China Wenping Yuan State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing Science. China and School of System Science. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Street. 20 Datun Road. 19 Xinjiekouwai Sensing Science. Guangjian Yan State Key Laboratory of Remote Beijing Normal University. College China. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Zhiyu Zhang State Key Laboratory of Remote Normal University and the Institute of Remote Sensing Science. Beijing 100875. Wuhan 430079. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Mapping. 19 Xiang Zhao State Key Laboratory of Remote Xinjiekouwai Street. 29 Xueyuan Road. Beijing 100875. China System Science. 28 Lianhuachi West Road. University of Maryland. Beijing 100875. Wuhan University. Beijing 100083. China Sensing Science. China Xiaosong Zhao Nanjing Institute of Geography and Lixin Zhang State Key Laboratory of Remote Limnology. Jointly Sponsored by Beijing Sciences. Beijing Resources. Beijing 100875. Beijing 100875. Wuhan 430079. Normal University and the Institute of Remote China. Beijing 100875. Jointly Sponsored by the Sensing Applications of Chinese Academy of Institute of Remote Sensing Applications of Sciences. 19 Mapping. Beijing 100875. Information Engineering. Beijing Normal University. Beijing 100875. Beijing Normal University. 28 Lianhuachi West Road.