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Update: Analysis of Invasiveness of Black Locust trees
The results of the study were published in the MDPI Journal Forests. We could show that the three reproduction strategies of black locust in short rotation coppices differ with regards...
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Teaching
New article published in MDPI Drones
Is it possible to detect traces of fluorescent powder from insects or small mammals using unmanned aerial systems? This exciting question was asked by students in their project work (MSc...
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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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