Author: Dept. of Remote Sensing

New PostDoc at our Department: Christian Huettich

Dr. Christian Hüttich started working in October as researcher and lecturer at the Department of Remote Sensing at the University of Würzburg. Christian is teaching applied Earth observation and digital image analyses & GIS in the EAGLE graduate program (M.Sc.). Christian is further working with the new German Aerospace Center for Data Science on strengthening the interoperability of citizen science approaches, in-situ data and Earth observation techniques for ecosystem monitoring and land management. Christian worked as project manager at Jena-Optronik GmbH and Post-Doc Researcher at the Department of Earth Observation of the Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena. He received his degree as...

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New Post-Doc: Dr. Chunzhu WEI

Dr. Chunzhu WEI started her post-doc in the department in October, 2017. She got her PhD from the Department of Geoinformatics (Z_GIS) in the University of Salzburg, Austria. Her PhD researches focused on integrating remote sensing data, geospatial data and socio-economic data to interpret the urban spatial features and urban functions from micro-scale (e.g neighborhood scale) to macro-scale (e.g city and megacity scale). In particular, she is interested in measuring the state of landscape multi-functionality feedbacks (e.g. population density, urbanization velocity, urban segregation) .   She will work on the Catch-Mekong project, the overall objective of which is to...

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Open position: full professorship in remote sensing

Open position for a full professorship on remote sensing in geography.  Application deadline is November 27th 2017. Applicants with a strong background in remote sensing especially linked to physical and human geography (resource use, land management) are encouraged to apply. A strong publication record and third party funding is expected. See below the full description in german only.   From the official announcement at https://www.phil.uni-wuerzburg.de/berufungen/w2_professur_fuer_geographische_fernerkundung/: An der Universität Würzburg ist in der Philosophischen Fakultät (Historische, Philologische, Kultur- und Geographische Wissenschaften) eine Stelle für eine Universitätsprofessorin / einen Universitätsprofessor der Besoldungsgruppe W2 Geographische Fernerkundung im Beamtenverhältnis auf Lebenszeit zum nächstmöglichen...

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Guest Scientist: Olga Degtyareva

We welcome Olga in Würzburg at our Department again. She visits us the second time in order to work and gain new expertise with colleagues from our university on modeling of rice yields, which is one of the tasks of the LaVaCCA project. In 2013 she graduated as Master of Engineering Sciences in specialty Cartograph at the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Almaty, Kazakhstan. The theme of the master’s thesis was Web GIS technology for thematic mapping of the Akmola region based on remote sensing data. Her research topics remote sensing and GIS were multi-sensor and multi-scale land use/ land...

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new PostDoc: Dr. Nima Ahmadian

Dr. Nima Ahmadian joint our department this summer. He received the B.Sc. degree in physics, and the M.Sc. degree in geoinformatics. Later he got his PhD from University of Greifswald. Passionate about synthetic aperture radar (SAR) of soil and vegetation, the move to Julius-Maximilians-Universität (JMU) Würzburg, department of remote sensing was a natural fit. With encouragement from the former and current professors (Prof. Dr. Reinhard Zölitz, and Prof. Dr. Christopher Conrad), Nima started to work as a PostDoc researcher in the GLAM.DE project. The aforementioned project is a part of bigger project so called JECAM (Joint Experiment of Crop...

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