Yunmeng Cao

Postdoctoral Fellows

Research Interests

InSAR geodesy: spatio-temporal atmospheric delay modeling, atmosphere mitigation, uncertainty evaluation, time-series analysis

InSAR meteorology: high-resolution atmospheric water vapor estimation, atmospheric dynamics analysis, weather forecast

InSAR Geophysics: earthquake, volcano and tectonic deformation 

Selected Publications

Cao, Y., Li, Z., & Amelung, F. (2019). Mapping ground displacement by a multiple phase difference-based InSAR approach: with stochastic model estimation and turbulent troposphere mitigation. Journal of Geodesy, 1-21.

Li, Z., Cao, Y., Wei, J., Duan, M., Wu, L., Hou, J., & Zhu, J. (2019). Time-series InSAR ground deformation monitoring: Atmospheric delay modeling and estimating. Earth-Science Reviews.

Cao, Y., (2019) PyINT: Python&GAMMA based interferometry toolboxRemote Sensing Code LibraryDOI: 10.21982/vd48

Cao, Y., Li, Z., Wei, J., Hu, J., Duan, M., & Feng, G. (2018). Stochastic modeling for time series InSAR: with emphasis on atmospheric effects. Journal of Geodesy92(2), 185-204


2014-2019, Ph.D., Geodesy, Central South University, China

2016-2018, Joint-PhD, Geophysics, University of Miami, USA

2012-2014, M.S., Geodesy, Central South University, China

Professional Profile

May 2019 – present: Post-doc at KAUST

Scientific and Professional Memberships

2016 – present: America Geophysical Union (AGU) member​