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Presentation at the Hekla, Öræfajökull & Remote Sensing Conference

Daniel Hölbling was invited to give a presentation at the Hekla, Öræfajökull & Remote Sensing Conference at the University of Iceland in Reykjavik, which was organized by the EMMIRS project and our Icelandic collaboration partners. In his presentation, he gave an overview of the current MORPH results and also introduced the citizenMorph project. In addtion, […]

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Invited talk at University of Bergen

During a one-week research stay at the Department of Geography, University of Bergen, Norway, Daniel Hölbling gave an invited talk titled “Landslide mapping using remote sensing: examples, opportunities and challenges” on September 27, 2018. In his presentation he focussed on semi-automated remote sensing methods for landslide mapping and monitoring, and he also introduced the MORPH […]

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Presentations at the 38th EARSeL Symposium

The 38th EARSeL Symposium took place in Chania, Crete, Greece, from 9-12 July 2018. The presentation of the MOPRH team focused on rock avalanche deposits on glaciers and how they can be mapped through time, comparing different sensors (optical, SAR) and different resolutions (HR and VHR). The presented approach allows conclusions for the selection of […]

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Presentation at EO4Alps Summer School

The EO4Alps Summer School took place in Salzburg, Austria, from June 24 to July 6, 2018. Daniel Hölbling gave a presentation on “Landslide Mapping” using various remote sensing data. Among others, he presented the MORPH project and showed recent examples from MORPH. Moreover, he prepared and guided a group work on this topic.

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Poster at EO4ALPS – The Alps from Space Workshop

The Alps from Space Workshop (EO4Alps), organized by ESA, took place in Innsbruck, Austria, from 27-29 June 2018. Dirk Tiede presented a poster (“Remote Sensing for Landslide Investigation: Mapping, Monitoring and Modelling the Spatio-Temporal Dynamics of Land Surface Morphology“) about goals and outcomes of MORPH with a focus on alpine environments.

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Second field trip to Iceland

During a second field trip to Iceland in June 2018, the MORPH project team visited the northern parts of the country, which are characterized by mass displacements, surface deformation and volcanic activity. Also, a great variety of geomorphological features is present in this area. The field trip focused especially on the validation of remote sensing […]

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Presentation at the GEOBIA 2018 conference

The 7th International Conference on Geographic Object-Based Image Analysis (GEOBIA 2018) took place in Montpellier, France, from 18-22 June 2018. Dirk Tiede presented a methodological study on “Object tracking through time: the example of a rock avalanche on a glacier” to demonstrate how rock avalanches can automatically be tracked over a longer period (here over […]

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Poster presentations at EGU 2018

Two posters with outcomes of MORPH were presented at the EGU General Assembly 2018 in Vienna, Austria, 8-13 April. Barbara Friedl presented a poster about the Delineation of rock avalanche deposits on glaciers from different remote sensing data. Within this study we tested the applicability of optical, SAR and DEM data for object-based delineation of […]

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Presentation at GRSG Annual Conference

During 13th -15th December 2017 Jirathana Dittrich attended the Geological Remote Sensing Group (GRSG) 28th Annual Conference “Applied Geological Remote Sensing” in Lisbon, Portugal. Her presentation “Towards the Compilation of a Terrain Corrected Backscatter Database of Glacio-Volcanic Land Cover Types” highlighted preliminary results from SAR data analysis. This study aims to derive the normalized radiometric […]

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