The application is opened to apply for the EAGLE M.Sc. program starting in winter 2017 (mid of October). The application deadline is May 15th 2017 (23:59, CEST). Please feel free to contact us beforehand to discuss open questions but please check our FAQ first. EAGLE is providing applied remote sensing courses for a variety of… Read More

Postdoctoral Research Associate (TV-L E13) Remote Sensing based Assessment of Cotton Production in Pakistan   The Department of Remote Sensing, University of Würzburg, is looking for a self‐motivated and team‐oriented fulltime (100%) Post-Doc research associate, starting from March 2017 until February 2020. The successful candidate will conduct her/his work in the context of the international… Read More

  Postdoctoral Research Associate (TV-L E13) Remote Sensing of Biophysical Parameters for Agricultural Monitoring The Department of Remote Sensing, University of Würzburg, is looking for a motivated and team‐oriented fulltime (100%) Post-Doc research associate, starting from March2017 until August 2018. The announced position is related to the project “Global Agricultural Monitoring. The German contribution”(GLAM.DE), which… Read More

  our end-of-the-year postcards or christmas cards arrived – even though they do not have a very christmas-like design – and will be send out soon. This year our card shows the Landsat NDVI for an area close to Würzburg on the outside. Inside you can see a 3D point cloud from UAV imagery to… Read More

Our EAGLE students setup their own webpage at! Read about their background, motivation and expectations concerning the EAGLE M.Sc. study program. Moreover, the EAGLE students will post news about ongoing social as well as scientific activities, excursions, internships or coding experiences. Please visit their webpage and contact them if you like to know more… Read More

At the University of Wuerzburg jointly with the German Aerospace Centre a new professorship (W2) on remote sensing for land surface dynamics is opened. The professorship is linked to a department at DLR-DFD and a joint management is expected. The professorship is aligned to the “Jülicher Modell” with 2 SWS.  The application deadline is on… Read More

Martin Wegmann and Ruben Remelgado gave a 2 days lecture at the science school at BIK-F in Frankfurt covering applied aspects of remote sensing especially for ecology with a focus on animal movement. More than 20 international PhD and PostDocs attended this winter school, all with their own animal tracking data and specific needs… Read More

Our EAGLE ( and Global Change Ecology ( students visited the Earth Observation Centre (DLR-EOC) and got to know the high diversity of applied earth observation research done at DLR. The talks covered various aspects of remote sensing such as application in conservation to animal movement and mapping of urban areas or glaciers.   Welcome… Read More

Global Urban Footprint (GUF) by DLR (Thomas Esch) for Italy to Croatia.

The Global Urban Footprint by DLR (Thomas Esch) has been released and provides a global coverage of urbanized areas. Previous versions of this data set has already been used by ongoing research in our department and we will now update the data for our scientific work. It is a great source for mapping human impact… Read More


Are you interested to learn how to apply remote sensing for a variety of topics? Check out our EAGLE study program and apply today! deadline is today midnight CEST. EAGLE: “applied EArth Observation and Geoanalysis for the Living Environment” EAGLE is an international English language M.Sc. program offered at the University of Würzburg, Germany.… Read More