The applied course on remote sensing for biodiversity is currently conducting field measurements and spatial data analysis in the Bavarian Forest national park. This course in embedded in the Global Change Ecology study program. 15 students are learning this year how to apply hyperspectral data lidar data and landsat data for analysing spatial biodiversity patterns… Read More


We started again to organize our 10 day excursion into the Nationalpark Bavarian Forest learning how to apply remote sensing in biodiversity research. The 10 day course consists of learning field measurements such as LCCS spectrometer measurements LAI GPS and map interpretation etc. as well as working with a variety of remotely sensed data such… Read More


In cooperation with the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) in Potsdam and the Central-Asian Institute for Applied Geosciences (CAIAG) a five days training course in the framework of the CAWa initiative (“Water for Central Asia”), financed by the German Foreign Office, was held in August 2013 for participants from the central Asian states Tajikistan,… Read More


Two 10-days courses for 4 participants from Tajikistan were held in Batken (Kyrgyzstan) and Khudjand (Tajikistan) in cooperation with the Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and the University of Wuerzburg. This was done in the framework of the CAWa initiative (“Water for Central Asia”), founded by the Foreign Office, and the WMBOCA project (“Water Management… Read More