Peer-reviewed Publications


  • Campos-Taberner, M.; García-Haro, F.J.; Confalonieri, R.; Martínez, B.; Moreno, Á.; Sánchez-Ruiz, S.; Gilabert, M.A.; Camacho, F.; Boschetti, M.; Busetto, L. Multitemporal Monitoring of Plant Area Index in the Valencia Rice District with PocketLAI. Remote Sens. 2016, 8, 202. doi:10.3390/rs8030202


  • Fernandes, R., Plummer, S., Nightingale, J., Baret, F., Camacho, F., Fang, H., Garrigues, S., Gobron, N., Lang, M., Lacaze, R.,   LeBlanc, S., Meroni, M., Martinez, B., Nilson, T., Pinty, B., Pisek, J., Sonnentag, O., Verger, A., Welles, J., Weiss, M., &   Widlowski, J.L. (2014). Global Leaf Area Index Product Validation Good Practices. Version 2.0.  In G. Schaepman-Strub, M.   Román, & J. Nickeson (Eds.), Best Practice for Satellite-Derived Land Product Validation (p. 76): Land Product Validation   Subgroup (WGCV/CEOS), doi:10.5067/doc/ceoswgcv/lpv/lai.002. (link).

  • Martínez, B., Albargues,  E., Camacho, F., Moreno, A., Gilabert, M.A., (2014). Estimación de la fAPAR sobre la Península Ibérica a partir de la inversión del modelo de transferencia radiativa 4SAIL2. Revista de Teledetección, nº 42: 61-77.

  • Weiss, M., F. Baret, T. Block, B.Koetz, A. Burini, B. Scholze, P. Lecharpentier, C. Brockmann, R. Fernandes, S. Plummer, R. Myneni, N. Gobron, J. Nightingale, G. Schaepman-Strub, F. Camacho and A. Sanchez-Azofeifa (2014). On Line Validation Exercise (OLIVE): A Web Based Service for the Validation of Medium Resolution Land Products. Application to FAPAR Products. Remote Sensing of Environment, 2014, 6, 4190-4216.


  • Camacho, F., J. Cernicharo, R. Lacaze, M. Weiss and F. Baret (2013). GEOV1: LAI, FAPAR Essential Climate Variables and FCOVER global time series capitalizing over existing products. Part 2: Validation and inter-comparison with reference products. Remote Sensing of Environment: 137 (2013) 310–329.

  • Baret, F., Weiss, M., Lacaze, R., Camacho, F., Makmara, H., Pacholczyk, P., et al. (2013). GeoV1: LAI, FAPAR Essential Climate Variables and FCOVER global time series capitalizing over existing products. Part 1: Principles of development and production. Remote Sensing of Environment, 137, 299–309.

  • Cernicharo J, A. Verger, F.  Camacho (2013). Empirical and Physical Estimation of Canopy Water Content from CHRIS/PROBA Data Remote Sens.2013, 5, 5265-5284.

  • Martínez, B. F. Camacho, A. Verger, F.J. García-Haro, M.A. Gilabert (2013). Intercomparison and quality assessment of MERIS, MODIS and SEVIRI FAPAR products over the Iberian Peninsula. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 21: 463–476

  • Moreno, A., M.A. Gilabert, F. Camacho, B. Martínez (2013).  Validation of daily global solar irradiation images from MSG over Spain. Renewable Energy 60: 332-342.


  • Verger, A., Baret , F., and Camacho, F. (2011). Optimal modalities for radiative transfer-neural network estimation of canopy biophysical characteristics: evaluation over an agricultural area with CHRIS/PROBA observations. Remote Sensing of Environment, 115, 415-426

  • Trigo, I., C. DaCamara, P. Viterbo, J.-L. Roujean, F. Olesen, N. Siljamo, J. Meliá,  F. J. García-Haro, F. Camacho-de Coca, F. Meulenberghs, B. Geiger (2011). The Satellite Application Facility on Land Surface Analysis. International Journal of Remote Sensing.Volume 32 Issue 10, 2725doi:10.1080/01431161003743199.


  • Martinez, B., E. Cassiraga, F. Camacho and Javier Garcia-Haro (2010) Geostatistics for Mapping Leaf Area Index over a Cropland Landscape: Efficiency Sampling Assessment. Remote Sensing, 2, 2584-2606


  •  Verger, A.,  F. Camacho, F. J. García-Haro y J. Meliá (2009). Prototyping of Land-SAF leaf area index algorithm with VEGETATION and MODIS data over Europe. Remote Sensing of Environment, doi:10.1016/j.rse.2009.06.009

  • Verger, A., B. Martínez, F. Camacho-de Coca and F. J. García-Haro (2009). Accuracy assessment of fraction of vegetation cover and leaf area index estimates from pragmatic methods in a cropland area.   International Journal of Remote Sensing, vol 30. No 10: 2685–2704.

  • Martínez, B., F. J. García-Haro, F. Camacho-de Coca (2009). Derivation of high-resolution leaf area index maps in support of validation activities. Application to the cropland Barrax site. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 149 (1):130-145. doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2008.07.014.

  • Verger, A., F. Camacho, F. J. García-Haro y J. Meliá (2009). Evaluation of an operational leaf area index retrieval approach using VEGETATION and MODIS data. EARSeL eProceedings. Vol.8. No 2: 180 – 186.


  • García-Haro, F. J., F. Camacho-de Coca y J. Meliá, (2006). A Directional Spectral Mixture Analysis. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, vol 44, nº 2: 365-377.

  • García-Haro, F. J., F. Camacho-de Coca and J. Meliá, (2006). Retrieving leaf area index from multi-angular airborne data. Annals of Geophysics, vol.49, n.1: 209-218.