The course “Remote Sensing and Biodiversity analysis” is currently taking place in the Bavarian Forest Nationalpark with lectures on botany, various remote sensing field methods, analysing LiDAR and hyperspectral remote sensing data and R coding. We already covered the botany and history of the Nationalpark and some first field data collection methods such as GPS… Read More


Our next R hands-on meeting will be at the 1st of April.  Our colleague Alejandra Narvaez-Vallejo will present her R developments  concerning the classification of LULC in West Africa by means of multi-temporal and multi-sensoral Remote Sensing data. The meeting will take place at 10:00am in our lab meeting room Oswald-Külpe-Weg 86, Room 01.003 (first… Read More


Our next R hands-on meeting will is scheduled on December 2nd.  This time our MSc student Daniel Baron will present his R developments  concerning the derivation of time series parameters on MODIS snow product data.  He will outline the aim of this study as well as challenges in R. He will show his R codes … Read More


We will have another R hands-on meeting to highlight new spatial R developments. This time our MSc student Matthias Vollmuth will present his R developments  concerning joint analysis of raster and vector data. He will outline the aim of this study as well as challenges. Mainly R codes will be shown and discussed in order… Read More


The introductory course on applied remote sensing within the Global Change Ecology study program started. More than 20 international students are about to learn how to apply remote sensing in ecology. Software used will be R, GRASS and ENVI, while a big focus is on OpenSource software. Topics covered will be ranging from basics to… Read More