Hooman Latifi

remote sensing in forestry research


Hooman Latifi is an assistant professor at the Dept. of remote sensing of the University of Würzburg. He is also the representative of the working group “Ecology and Environment” of the German region of the International Biometric Society (IBS-DR). His research interests are mainly applied spatial analysis of forest entities (Structure, biodiversity and forest health indicators) by means of airborne (in particular LiDAR) remote sensing. In addition to his research activities, he has been involved in numerous internal and external teaching events on LiDAR remote sensing, open-source image processing software and remote sensing-assisted of forest and environmental management.



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University of Wuerzburg

Dept. of Remote Sensing

email: hooman.latifi@uni-wuerzburg.de

phone: +49 (0)931 31 89638

Recent News

EAGLE summer dialogue 2019

Our next EAGLE summer dialogue to bring together all EAGLE students and lecturer, staff of our department and all colleagues from close and far away is slowly approaching. On June 28th we welcome again everybody to join us for the EAGLE summer event with two keynotes:...

Internship and MSc presentations

On Thursday, May 23rd, we will have a range of very interesting internship, innovation lab and M.Sc. idea presentations (10 am, OKW 86, room 0.004): Sebastian Buchelt (Internship Presentation): "Assessment of classification algorithms on the example of sea ice - why...

M.Sc. defense by Julia Sauerbrey

Julia Sauerbrey will defend her M.Sc. "Integration of SAR and Optical Satellite Imagery: Time-Series Analysis of Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2 Imagery for Detection of Active Morphodynamics: A Case Study in the Atacama Desert, Chile" on Thursday 9th of May at 10am in room...

EAGLE students preparing for ESA LPS 2019

our EAGLE students are organizing a joint trip and accommodation to the ESA LPS symposium in Milan and are currently preparing all other things such as business cards. They are very much looking forward to many highly interesting presentations and to meet diverse...

Ahmed Saadallah successfully defended his thesis

We congratulate Ahmed for his great M.Sc. presentation and the whole audience for the very lively discussions on methods and implications plus historical reasons of the detected patterns. Another EAGLE M.Sc. students graduated and is now an Earth Observation...

check out the news blog by our students

Our EAGLE students are posting various news about their activities, experiences or codes they developed. Read about their past years within the EAGLE program, their participation in international remote sensing conferences or what they achieved within EAGLE courses....

M.Sc. thesis presentation by Ahmed Saadallah

Ahmed Saadallah will defend his M.Sc. thesis "The Potential of Earth Observation for Monitoring Agricultural Lands in Egypt (1984-2017)" on Wednesday 10th of April at 2pm in the student working room JMW 52. The need for accurate and timely information on the extent...

M.Sc. defense by Johannes Löw

You are all invited to join the M.Sc. presentation by Johannes Löw. He will defend his M.Sc. thesis on Wednesday 20th of March at 2pm in room 0.004 in OKW 86. from his abstract:Since Sentinel-1 A and B have become fully operational, it is now possible to generate...

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