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Presentation at ISDE12

The MORPH team participated in the 12th International Symposium on Digital Earth – ISDE12, which was held as a hybrid conference in Salzburg, Austria, from 6th to 8th July. Zahra Dabiri presented a work entitled “Comparing the Applicability of Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 for Mapping the Evolution of Ice-marginal Lakes in Southeast Iceland“, which was done […]

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E-poster presentation at AGU

Zahra Dabiri presented an e-poster entitled “Multi-temporal Mapping and Analysis of Ice-marginal Lakes using Sentinel-1: a Case Study from the Southern Margin of the Vatnajökull Ice Cap, Southeast Iceland” at the AGU Fall Meeting 2020 conference, 1-17  December 2020. The study elaborates the potential of multi-temporal Sentinel-1 radar data for semi-automatically mapping and monitoring the […]

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Presentation at GSA 2020 Connects Online

Zahra Dabiri presented an e-poster entitled “Generation of Multitemporal DEMs from Sentinel-1 for assessing Geomorphological changes in the Hítardalur valley, Western Iceland”, at the GSA 2020 Connects Online conference, 26 – 30 October 2020. The study elaborates the potential of Sentinel-1 radar image pairs for the generation of multi-temporal post-event DEMs and their applicability for […]

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Presentation at Voices of Environmental Engineering

Lorena Abad was invited as a speaker in a series of talks entitled “Voices of Environmental Engineering” on September 19, 2020, organized by the student association of the University of Cuenca, Ecuador, and Metallura – Environmental Management Team. The talk was entitled “The role of geospatial technologies for mapping and monitoring natural hazards”. After an […]

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Journal paper on the Hítardalur landslide

A journal paper in Applied Sciences with the title “Assessment of Landslide-Induced Geomorphological Changes in Hítardalur Valley, Iceland, Using Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 Data” has been recently published. In this study, we identify the landslide-induced geomorphological changes in Hítardalur valley by jointly using Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 data within an OBIA workflow and assess the potential of […]

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Detecting rock glaciers using OBIA and deep learning

A joint paper entitled “Automated detection of rock glaciers using deep learning and object-based image analysis” led by B. Robson from the University of Bergen in Norway has been published in the journal Remote Sensing of Environment. This paper, which results from the collaboration with researchers from Norway, UK, Chile and Switzerland, describes a novel […]

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Presentation at GI_Forum 2020

The suitability of Survey123 for ArcGIS to implement geo citizen science solutions was evaluated within the citizenMorph project. This topic was presented by Lorena Abad during the GI_Forum 2020, raising interesting questions and good feedback. Title of the contribution: Implementing Geo Citizen Science Solutions: Experiences from the citizenMorph Project.

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Journal paper on landslides in moraines

As an outcome of the collaboration with CzechGlobe, Czech Academy of Sciences, a joint paper entitled “Distinct types of landslides in moraines associated with the post-LIA glacier thinning: Observations from the Kinzl Glacier, Huascarán, Peru” has been published in the journal Science of The Total Environment. This study aims to document and explain distinct landslides […]

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Presentation at EGU 2020: Sharing Geoscience Online

Daniel Hölbling presented outcomes from the citizenMorph project and its linkages to MORPH at the EGU 2020: Sharing Geoscience Online at the beginning of May 2020. His contribution with the title “Observation and Reporting of Landforms and Landscape Dynamics by Citizens” received positive feedback and interesting questions.

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Invited talk at MWLR

Daniel Hölbling was invited to give a talk about his and his team’s work on OBIA and remote sensing for landslide investigation during a research visit at Manaaki Whenua – Landcare Research (MWLR), Palmerston North, New Zealand, on March 11, 2020. He presented various case studies using different kinds of remote sensing data and highlighted […]

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