14 July 2014That‘s easy to forget, considering the inconsistent and rainy summer that followed. But spring 2014 was unusually warm, and there was more sunshine and less rain than in previous years.
02 July 2014Researchers at the Remote Sensing Technology Institute (IMF) have successfully used a new real-time camera system for traffic monitoring from a helicopter.
For their paper “Dual-baseline phase unwrapping challenges in the TanDEM-X Mission” Marie Lachaise, Thomas Fritz und Michael Eineder were honoured with the "Best Paper Award".
25 June 2014Radar satellites record global settlement patterns with hitherto unseen precision.
The sometimes bold, other times delicate lines in the images that scientists from the German Remote Sensing Data Center (DFD) have created using data acquired by the German radar satellites TerraSAR-X and TanDEM-X resemble Chinese ink drawings.
04 June 2014On 4 June 2014 the head of the Aeronautics and Space Agency of the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG), Harald Posch; the Austrian Copernicus contact Dr. Thomas Geist; and the initiator of the Earth Observation Data Centre for Water Resources Monitoring (EODC), Prof. Wolfgang Wagner of Vienna University of Technology, paid a visit to DLR’s Earth Observation Center (EOC).