A Review on the Soil Moisture Prediction Model and Its Application in the Information System

  • Wengang Zheng
  • Lili Zhangzhong
  • Xin Zhang
  • Caiyuan Wang
  • Shirui Zhang
  • Shijun Sun
  • Hongfei NiuEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 545)


Soil moisture as an important parameter index in agricultural production is not only concerned with agricultural production, but also plays an important role in alleviating water shortage. This paper analyzes the principle of moisture content prediction, reviews the study of soil moisture prediction in different scales, lists the applications of moisture content prediction in practice and prospects the development trend of moisture content prediction.


Soil moisture Prediction principle Predicting scales Practical application Development trend 



The research was supported by the National Key Research and Development Program of China (2016YFC0403102), the Innovation ability construction project of Beijing academy of agriculture and forestry sciences (KJCX20170204) and (KJCX20151411), and Beijing postdoctoral training fund.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wengang Zheng
    • 1
  • Lili Zhangzhong
    • 1
  • Xin Zhang
    • 1
  • Caiyuan Wang
    • 2
  • Shirui Zhang
    • 1
  • Shijun Sun
    • 4
  • Hongfei Niu
    • 3
    Email author
  1. 1.National Engineering Research Center for Intelligent Equipment in AgricultureBeijing Academy of Agriculture and Forestry SciencesBeijingChina
  2. 2.Beijing Water-Affair AuthorityBeijingChina
  3. 3.Liaoning Water Conservancy Vocational CollegeShenyangChina
  4. 4.College of Water ConservancyShenyang Agricultural UniversityShenyangChina

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