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General
Geonetwork Münsterland conference on drones
As part of the Geonetwork Münsterland conference with the topic on drones, Dr. Jan Lehmann presented a talk on the potential applications of UAS-based remote sensing in ecology. More than...
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General
Successful cooperation with industry: Drones support soil management
Please follow the link for more information (only available in german language): Drohnenflug über ehemaligem Opel-Werk
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Teaching
Seminar: Processing and Analysis Workflows for UAS-Borne Spatial Data
This project seminar aimed at developing open and reproducible workflows for processing and analysis of very high-resolution imagery acquired by UAS. Participants explored the use of free and open source...
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Teaching
Students develop new concept to support river monitoring programs
The integration of UAS-based remote sensing methods in existing river monitoring programs (e.g. water framework directive) can provide new prospects for large-scale monitoring purposes. However, until today the integration of...
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Projects
Restoration of iron mining areas in Brazil
As part of the DAAD biodiversity project “Research-based learning in neglected biodiverse ecosystems of Brazil”, the restoration of iron mining areas will be investigated with the help of high-resolution aerial...
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Teaching
UAS-Workshop 'Geospatial Technologies' with international student participants
During the summersemester 2018 the third international UAS-Workshop ‘Geospatial Technologies’ takes place, gathering more than 27 students out of 12 countries at the institute for Geoinformatics (IFGI) and the Institute...
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Projects
First flights over experimental farms of the EU-project "DIVERSify"
In cooperation with the Animal ecology and multitrophic interactions lab one of several experimental sites within the EU-H2020 project “DIVERSify” (www.plant-teams.eu) was investigated using our MD4-1000 multicopter. The acquired RGB...
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Projects
Analysis of Invasiveness of Black Locust trees
In May 2018, our large MD4-1000 multicopter was used in East Germany. The main idea of this research study which was mainly developed by PhD student Christin Carl is to show...
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General
Flighttraining has started
Small, agile and robust: After some weeks of waiting the newest members of the IfgiCopter fleet have arrived. The mini quadcopters E010 made by Eachine will serve as handy indoor...
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