Spectral Reflectance of Soil

  • Jerzy CierniewskiEmail author
Part of the Springer Series in Light Scattering book series (SSLS)


The reflectance spectra of soils in the visible and near infrared (VNIR) and shortwave infrared (SWIR) contain information on mineral groups, organic matter and soil texture.



This work was supported by the Polish National Science Centre as part of the framework of project no. 2014/13/B/ST10/02111. The author also thanks Jakub Ceglarek for his help in preparation of the figures for this paper.


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  1. 1.Department of Soil Science and Remote Sensing of SoilsAdam Mickiewicz UniversityPoznańPoland

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