PhD colloquium of Prof. Stefan Dech

PhD colloquium of Prof. Stefan Dech

December 2, 2020

Last week we had as every year the colloquium of all PhD students by Prof. Stefan Dech. This time in a different setting however despite these changes we had very good and extensive discussions on various research topics. Nevertheless we are looking forward to have the 2021 colloquium in-person next year.

The presentations were:

  • Alexandra Bell
    Potential der Anwendung der Fernerkundung in der Politik
  • Ines Standfuss
    MOVE – Das Migrationsverhalten von Zugvögeln in Abhängigkeit von Siedlungsmustern und -strukturen
  • Matthias Weigand
    Einfluss der nachbarschaftlichen Stadtumwelt auf die Gesundheit der Menschen in Deutschland
  • Jakob Schwalb-Willmann
    Potentiale von Tier-Umwelt-Interaktionen für die fernerkundliche Forschung
  • Dorothee Stiller
    Big Earth Data for urban traffic applications

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