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  • Hamada, Y., D. Stow, D. Roberts, J. Franklin and P. Kyriakidis. 2013. Assessing and monitoring semi-arid shrublands using object-based image analysis and multiple endmember spectral mixture analysis. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 185: 3173-3190.

  • Hamada, Y., D. Stow and D. Roberts. 2011. Estimating life-form cover fractions in California sage scrub communities using multispectral remote sensing. Remote Sensing of Environment 115: 3056-3068.

  • Coulter, L. and D. Stow. 2009. Monitoring habitat preserves in southern California using high spatial resolution multispectral imagery. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 152: 343-356.

  • Engstrom, R., A. Hope, H. Kwon and D. Stow. 2008. relationship between soil moisture and NDVI near Barrow, Alaska. Physical Geography 29: 38-53.

  • Coulter, L. and D. Stow. 2008. Assessment of the spatial co-registration of multitemporal imagery from large format digital cameras in the context of detailed change detection. SENSORS 8: 2161-2173.

  • Stow, D., Y. Hamada, L. Coulter and Z. Anguelova. 2008. Monitoring shrubland habitat changes through object-based change identification with airborne multispectral imagery. Remote Sensing of Environment 112: 1051-1061.

  • Tarnavsky, E., D. Stow, L. Coulter and A. Hope. 2004. Spatial and Radiometric Fidelity of Airborne Multispectral Imagery in the Context of Land-Cover Change Analyses. GIScience & Remote Sensing 41: 62-80.

  • Phinn, S., D. Stow, J. Franklin, L. Mertes and J. Michaelsen. 2003. Remotely sensed data for ecosystem analyses. .

  • PHINN, S., D. STOW, J. FRANKLIN, L. MERTES and J. MICHAELSEN. 2003. Remotely Sensed Data for Ecosystem Analyses. Environmental Management 31: 0429-0441.

  • Coulter, L., D. Stow and S. Baer. 2003. frame center matching technique for precise registration of multitemporal airborne frame imagery. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 41: 2436-2444.

  • GREER, K. and D. STOW. 2003. Vegetation Type Conversion in Los Pe asquitos Lagoon, California. Environmental Management 31: 489-503.

  • Longmire, P. and D. Stow. 2001. Use of Very High Spatial Resolution Remotely Sensed Imagery for Assessing Land-Cover Changes in Shrub Habitat Preserves of Southern California. Geocarto International 16: 49-60.

  • Coulter, L., D. Stow, A. Hope, J. O'Leary, D. Turner, P. Longmire, S. Peterson and J. Kaiser. 2000. Comparison of high spatial resolution imagery for efficient generation of GIS vegetation layers. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 66: 1329-1335.

  • Phinn, S., D. Stow and D. Van Mouwerik. 1999. Remotely sensed estimates of vegetation structural characteristics in restored wetlands, Southern California. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 65: 485-493.

  • Phinn, S., J. Franklin, A. Hope, D. Stow and L. Huenneke. 1996. Biomass distribution mapping using airborne digital video imagery and spatial statistics in a semi-arid environment. Journal of Environmental Management 47: 139.

  • Stow, D., A. Hope, A. Nguyen, S. Phinn and C. Benkelman. 1996. Monitoring detailed land surface changes using an airborne multispectral digital camera system. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 34: 1191-1203.

  • Stow, D. and H. Chang. 1989. Mathematical Modeling of Fluvial Sand Delivery. Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering 115: 311-326.

  • Chang, H. and D. Stow. 1988. Sediment delivery in a semi-arid coastal stream. Journal of Hydrology 99: 201-214.

  • Stow, D. and H. Chang. 1987. Magnitude-frequency relationship of coastal sand delivery by a southern California stream. Geo-Marine Letters 7: 217-222.

  • Stow, D. 1987. Numerical derivation of a hydrodynamic surface flow field from time sequential remotely sensed data. Remote Sensing of Environment 23: 1-22.

  • Stow, D. 1985- present. List of most relevant publications. Variety of remote sensing and environmental science journals.

  • STOW, D. 1985. Eulerian velocity measurements of hydrodynamic surfaces using optical flow methods. International Journal of Remote Sensing 6: 1855-1860.

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Educational Background

  • 1985 – Ph.D., University of California Santa Barbara (Geography)

  • 1978 – M.A., University of California Santa Barbara (Geography)

  • 1976 – B.A., University of California Santa Barbara (Geography)

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