Managing raster data with PostGIS and Python

PostGIS is the spatial extension of the open source database management system PostgreSQL. It helps you to manage your data (vector and raster) within a coherent geodatabase through a variety of spatial functions. Having a spatial database, the times of data clutter...
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new publication: Modeling and Validation of Environmental Suitability of diseases

Another publication from the Phd by Yvonne Walz just got published. Read the abstract and check out the online availability: Schistosomiasis is the most widespread water-based disease in sub-Saharan Africa. Transmission is governed by the spatial distribution of...
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MSc by Asja Bernd: “Mind the Gap: A Global Analysis of Grassland Fragmentation using MODIS Land Cover Data”

The MSc thesis by Asja Bernd titled "Mind the Gap: A Global Analysis of Grassland Fragmentation using MODIS Land Cover Data" is handed in. Very interesting results on global grassland fragmentation. Read the abstract: Around the world, grassland and savannah...
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new article: forest mapping in South-East Asia

our new article "Mapping threatened dry deciduousdipterocarpforest in South-east Asia for conservation management" by Christian Wohlfart, Martin Wegmann and Peter Leimgruber got just published. This article was a result of Christians MSc thesis which was conducted in...
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open position on landuse classification

Please see below a full or 50% position for up to 2 years in the WueMoCa project on landuse classification. Due to the fact that german language proficiency is required further details are provided just in german.   Stellenausschreibung: Wissenschaftliche(r)...
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Department Summer BBQ 2017

our EAGLE students are organizing the summer BBQ event on June 23rd and beside all students and lecturer of the EAGLE study program as well as all members of the department of remote sensing, we also invite all friends and colleagues to enjoy an evening together....