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Presentation at Gi4DM 2019

The Gi4DM (GeoInformation for Disaster Management) 2019 conference took place in Prague, Czech Republic, from 3-6 September. Zahra Dabiri presented a paper entitled “Assessment of Landslide-Induced Morphology Changes Using an Object-Based Image Analysis Approach: A Case Study of Hitardalur, Iceland”. The paper focuses on the analysis of a large landslide and its impact on the […]

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Poster at the IUGG 2019

The 27th IUGG General Assembly 2019 took place in Montreal, Canada, from 8-18 July. Daniel Hölbling presented a poster (“Object-based Image Analysis for Lava Flow Morphology Classification using Optical and SAR Satellite Imagery“) with a focus on the automated mapping of lava morphology at the Krafla lava field in Iceland. The IUGG with its broad […]

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citizenMORPH at the AGIT 2019

On July 5, 2019, the citizenMorph project was presented at the AGIT conference in Salzburg, Austria. In her talk “Rahmenkonzept und Komponenten für Citizen Science Projekte. Das Projekt citizenMorph“, Nicole Ferber showed the framework and components of citizenMorph and how it is linked to the main project MORPH.

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Research stay at the University of Bergen

During a research stay in May/June at the Department of Geography, University of Bergen, Norway, Daniel Hölbling discussed research concepts and methods related to MORPH together with scientists from Bergen. Further collaboration was discussed during a workshop and meetings. Furthermore, joint field trips to landslides and glaciers were conducted.

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MORPH at the EGU 2019

The MORPH project was represented at the EGU General Assembly 2019 in Vienna, Austria, 7-12 April. Daniel Hölbling contributed to studies on the change of debris cover on glaciers of the Eastern Alps and on the application of convolutional neural networks for detecting earthquake-triggered landslides. Moreover, meetings with the collaboration partners from Iceland were held […]

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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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citizenMorph project

The citizenMorph (Observation and Reporting of Landscape Dynamics by Citizens) project, which is an expansion of the FWF main project MORPH, started in July 2018. It is funded by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) as part of the Top Citizen Science (TCS) funding initiative, which aims to include “citizen science” components in ongoing FWF projects. […]

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