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The following presentations provide overviews or specific details regarding SWOT. Please feel free to use these presentations, but also be sure to acknowledge the study's authors.
Presentations available from the SWOT Science Working Group meeting in Arlington, VA, 1-2 March 2010.



Year: 2013
  • M. Srinivasan, E. Ivins, J. Bolten, S. Bettadpur, D. Kirschbaum, S. Hook, T. Liu, K. Yuen, "Hydrology From Space: NASA's Satellites Supporting Water Resources Applications." Water Forum III: Droughts and Other Extreme Weather Events, University of Texas, 14 October 2013, CIESS Drought Symposium, http://www.jsg.utexas.edu/ciess/drought-symposium/. (Link)




Year: 2011
  • Andreadis, K., Alsdorf, D., Lettenmaier, D., Mognard, N., Rodriguez, E., Moller, D., Biancamaria, S., Lee, H., Shum, C.K., "Space borne measurements of river systems: the SWOT satellite mission." Proceedings from the World's Large River Conference, Vienna, Austria, 2011. (Link)

  • Durand, M., Andreadis, K., Alsdorf, D., Baker, G., Smith, L., Mersel, M., "A Bayesian analysis scheme for estimating river depth and discharge using SWOT measurements." Abstract presented at 2011 American Meteorological Society meeting, Seattle, Wash., 25 Jan. (PDF File)




Year: 2010
  • Lee, H., Alsdorf, D., Beighley, R., Jung, H., Shum, C., Duan, J., Guo, J., Yamazaki, D., Andreadis, K., "Characterization of Terrestrial Water Dynamics in the Congo Basin using GRACE and Satellite Radar Altimetry." Abstract H34C-02, presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-18 Dec. (PDF File)

  • Mersel, M., L.Smith, M. Durand, K. Andreadis, "Constraining River Baseflow Depth from Swath Altimetry and Classic Hydraulic Geometry: Initial Results." Abstract H33F-1228, presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-18 Dec. (PDF File)

  • Alsdorf, Doug; Mognard, Nelly; Lettenmaier, Dennis, "Hydrologic Science and Satellite Measurements of Surface Water." Alsdorf, D., N. Mognard, D. Lettenmaier, "Hydrologic Science and Satellite Measurements of Surface Water", Abstract H33K-01, presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-18 Dec. (PDF File)

  • Andreadis, K., D. Moller, E. Rodriguez, B. Sanders, P. Bates, J. Chaubell, M. McCann, M. Durand, D. Alsdorf, "Large-scale estimation of river discharge from SWOT satellite observations through data assimilation." Abstract H23H-07, presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-18 Dec. (PDF File)

  • Yamazaki,D., T. Oki, D. Alsdorf, "Prediction of water surface elevation by a global river model: A case study for tidal effect in the Amazon River." Abstract presented at Altimetry for Oceans and Hydrology meeting, Lisbon, Portugal, 18-22 October, 2010. (PDF File)

  • Alsdorf, D., "Stream Gauges and Satellite Measurements." Abstract H33F-1229, presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-18 Dec. (PDF File)

  • Shum, C.K., A. Cazenave, R.S. Nerem, "SWOT Mission Science Document: Sea Level Change." Abstract presented at SWOT Science Working Group meeting, Arlington, Virginia, March 2010. (PDF File)

  • Biancamaria S., F. Hossain, D. P. Lettenmaier, E. A. Clark, "Application of satellite nadir altimetry for forecasting river flow in transboundary rivers." AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, Dec. (Link)

  • Yoon, Y., M. Durand, E.A. Clark, K. Andreadis, and C. Merry, "Estimating bathymetry and river depth in the Ohio River using simultaneous state-parameter estimation with an Ensemble Kalman filter." Abstract H13A-0939 presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 Dec. (PDF File)

  • Durand, M., K. Andreadis, L. Smith, "Estimating depth from SWOT measurements: A case study from the Rio Grande River." Ocean and hydrology applications workshop, Lisbon, October 2010. (PDF File)

  • Wilson, M., M. Durand, D. Alsdorf, H. Jung, "Swath altimetry measurements of the mainstem Amazon River: Measurement errors and hydraulic implciations." Ocean and hydrology applications workshop, Lisbon, October 2010. (PDF File)

  • Lee H., S. Biancamaria, D. E. Alsdorf, K. M. Andreadis, E. A. Clark, M. Durand, H. C. Jung, D. P. Lettenmaier, N. M. Mognard, E. Rodriguez, Y. Sheng, C. K. Shum, "Capability of SWOT to measure surface water storage change." Towards high-resolution of oceans dynamics and terrestrial water from space meeting, Lisbon, Portugal, Oct. 2010 (invited). (Link)

  • Clark, Elizabeth A., Michael Durand, Delwyn K. Moller, Konstantinos M. Andreadis, Sylvain Biancamaria, Doug Alsdorf, Dennis P. Lettenmaier, Nelly Mognard, "Errors in Estimating River Discharge from Remote Sensing based on Manning's Equation." (PDF File)

  • Biancamaria S., M. Durand, K. M. Andreadis, P. D. Bates, A. Boone, N. M. Mognard, E. Rodriguez, D. E. Alsdorf, D. P. Lettenmaier, E. A. Clark, "Using wide swath altimetry to reduce errors in Siberian river modeling." Towards high-resolution of oceans dynamics and terrestrial water from space meeting, Lisbon, Portugal, Oct. 2010 (invited). (Link)

  • Lee H., S. Biancamaria, M. Durand, H. C. Jung, D. E. Alsdorf, C. K. Shum, Y. Sheng, N. M. Mognard, "Storage change science and algorithm." SWOT Science Working Group Meeting, Paris, France, Sept. 2010. (Link)

  • Chao, Y., Strub, P., "SWOT: Coastal Altimetry." SWOT Science Working Group meeting, Arlington, VA, 1-2 March 2010. (PDF File)

  • Durand, M., D. Alsdorf, K. Andreadis, D. Lettenmaier, D. Moller, M. Wilson, E. Rodríguez, M. Trigg, "Estimating channel bathymetry from SWOT observations." SWOT Science Working Group meeting, Arlington, VA, 1-2 March 2010. (PDF File)

  • Kwok, Ron, "Sea Ice and SWOT: Sea surface and freeboard retrieval." SWOT Science Working Group meeting, Arlington, VA, 1-2 March 2010. (PDF File)

  • Clark, E.A., M. Durand, D. Moller, S. Biancamaria, K. Andreadis, D. Lettenmaier, D. Alsdorf, and N. Mognard, "Estimating river discharge from the Surface Water and Ocean Topography mission: Estimated accuracy of approaches based on Manning's equation." UW Water Center Annual Review, Seattle, WA, Feb. 17, 2010.

  • Clark, E.A., M. Durand, D. Moller, S. Biancamaria, K. Andreadis, D. Lettenmaier, D. Alsdorf, and N. Mognard, "Estimating river discharge from the Surface Water and Ocean Topography mission: Estimated accuracy of approaches based on Manning's equation." UW Land Surface Hydrology Seminar, Seattle, WA, Jan. 13, 2010.




Year: 2009
  • Biancamaria S., M. Durand, K. Andreadis, P. Bates, A. Boone, N.M. Mognard, E. Clark, E. Rodriguez, D.E. Alsdorf, D. Lettenmaier, "Improving the modelling of an Arctic river by assimilating wide swath altimetry data." AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, Dec 2009.

  • Durand, M., M. A. Fonstad, T. M. Pavelsky, D. Alsdorf, "Intercomparison of algorithms to estimate river depth from SWOT observations of slope and width." AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H51A-0749. (PDF File)

  • Clark, E.A., M. Durand, D. Moller, S. Biancamaria, K. Andreadis, D. Lettenmaier, D. Alsdorf, and N. Mognard, "Estimating river discharge from the Surface Water and Ocean Topography mission: Estimated accuracy of approaches based on Manning's equation." Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H21A-0811.




Year: 2008
  • Hahn Chul Jung, "A Comparison of Congo and Amazon Wetland Hydraulics from Repeat-Pass Interferometric SAR Measurements." AGU, 2008. (Link)

  • Mike Durand, "How accurately will SWOT measurements be able to characterize river discharge?." AGU, 2008. (Link)

  • Elizabeth Clark, "Quantifying the impact of model errors on river discharge retrievals through assimilation of SWOT-observed water surface elevations." AGU, 2008. (Link)

  • Hyongki Lee, "Science Requirements for Hydrologic Storage Change from the SWOT Mission." AGU, 2008. (Link)

  • Sylvain Biancamaria, "Spatio-temporal errors on the discharge estimates for the SWOT mission." AGU, 2008. (Link)

  • "SWOT presentation at Fall 2008 AGU Townhall Meeting." (Link)

  • Delwyn Moller, "Temporal Decorrelation and Topographic Layover Impact on Ka-band Swath Altimetry for Surface water Hydrology." AGU, 2008. (Link)

  • Doug Alsdorf, "What will SWOT Measurements and Products Look Like?." AGU, 2008. (Link)

  • Clark, E., K. Andreadis, and D. Lettenmaier, "Quantifying the impact of model errors on river discharge retrievals through assimilation of SWOT- observed water surface elevations." Workshop on Microwave Remote Sensing for Land Hydrology (MWLH), Oxnard, CA, Oct. 20-22, 2008.

  • Biancamaria S., N. M. Mognard, Y. Oudin, E. Rodriguez, K. Andreadis, M. Durand, D. Lettenmaier and D. E. Alsdorf, "Natural variability in stage/discharge relationship: From in situ measurements to the SWOT satellite estimates." Microwave Remote Sensing Hydrology Workshop, Oxnard, CA, Oct 2008.

  • Biancamaria, S., P. Bates, A. Boone, N. M. Mognard, M. Durand, K. Andreadis, E. Rodriguez, D. Alsdorf, D. Lettenmaier and F. Frappart, "SWOT Virtual Missions over Arctic river basins." Microwave Remote Sensing Hydrology Workshop, Oxnard, CA, Oct 2008.

  • Faisal Hossain, "SWOT for International River Boundaries." Bangladesh, 2008. (Link)

  • Doug Alsdorf, "SWOT Hydrology." SubMesoscale Workshop, 2008. (Link)

  • Mike Durand, "SWOT Hydrology and Virtual Mission." CUAHSI, 2008. (Link)

  • Jim Hamski, "Brahmaputra River Hydraulics from SRTM." ASLO 2008. (Link)

  • Dennis Lettenmaier, "Decadal Survey and SWOT." ASLO 2008. (Link)

  • Doug Alsdorf, "Virtual Mission Results for SWOT." ASLO 2008. (Link)

  • Biancamaria S., P. Bates, A. Boone, N. M. Mognard, J.-F. Crétaux, L. Roblou and J. Lamouroux, "Comparison of model outputs with estimated parameters from remote sensing for the Ob river in Siberia." ASLO Ocean Sciences Meeting, Orlando, FL, Mar 2008.




Year: 2007
  • Doug Alsdorf, "Virtual Mission First Results Supporting WATER HM." AGU 2007. (Link)

  • Lee-Lueng Fu, "Mapping ocean surface topography and water levels with wide swath." IGARSS 2007. (Link)

  • Richard Ray, "Problems with sun-synchronous orbits." Hobart 2007. (Link)

  • Lee-Lueng Fu, "Wide-swath altimetry for hydrology and oceanography." Hobart 2007. (Link)




Year: 2006
  • Kostas Andreadis, "River discharge and depth from data assimilation." AGU 2006. (Link)

  • Nelly Mognard, "The need for a dedicated surface water mission." AGU 2006. (Link)

  • Ernesto Rodriguez, "Retrieving high precision river stage and slope from space." Venice 2006. (Link)

  • Nelly Mognard, "The WatER Mission." Venice 2006. (Link)

  • Doug Alsdorf, "The WatER Mission." Venice 2006. (Link)

  • Matt Wilson, "Two-Dimensional Hydrodynamic Flood Modeling." Venice 2006. (Link)

  • "Why a Hydrology Mission Needs 2D Measurements." Venice 2006. (Link)

  • "WATER presentation at Utah State." January 2006. (Link)




Year: 2005
  • "WatER Informational Meeting at Fall 2005 AGU Meeting." AGU Meeting, Fall 2005. (Link)

  • "WatER Presentation at Fall 2005 AGU Meeting." AGU Meeting, Fall 2005. (Link)

  • "WatER Presentation at June 2005 GEWEX Meeting in Irvine CA." GEWEX Meeting, June 2005. (Link)

  • "General Presentation on WatER mission." (Link)

  • D. Lettenmaier, "Presentation by D. Lettenmaier to Water as a Source of Conflict and Cooperation: Exploring the Potential." Tufts Univ., February 2005. (Link)

  • C. Vörösmarty, "Presentation by C. Vörösmarty to staff member of Senate Budget Committee." (Link)

  • D. Alsdorf, "Presentation by D. Alsdorf to NRC Decadal Review Panel." (Link)


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