About the author

Jörg Brauchle

Jörg Brauchle is a development engineer and project manager at the German Aerospace Center, where he explores new technologies for remote sensing. These are applied to a wide variety of aircraft. During his time in the Institutes of Transport Research and Transportation Systems, he has worked on the automated collection of traffic flow data using airborne camera systems.

At the Institute of Robotics and Mechatronics he has succeeded in realising his new, robotically controlled camera concepts. Jörg is currently testing versatile aerial camera systems developed at the Institute of Optical Sensor Systems in Berlin (www.DLR.de/MACS). Using the sensor data, highly accurate, detailed 3D maps are created. Jörg Brauchle blogs for exciting expeditions like exploring the Himalayan region and publishes in relevant journals.

Posts from Jörg Brauchle

Aeronautics Blog | 24. January 2014

Von Europa nach Asien: Zehntausend Kilometer in zwölf Etappen

Am 29.10.2013 begann die Reise vom brandenburgischen Strausberg nach Pokhara in Nepal für das Forschungsflugzeug, ein Motorsegler vom Typ Stemme S10, den die FH Aachen für die Expedition bereitstellt. read more