Dr. Birgitta Putzenlechner

Research focus
Optical and thermal remote sensing with satellites and UAV
Essential Climate Variables (ECVs)
Forest ecosystems
Land use and land cover change (LULCC)

++ News ++
> Featuring the exhibition Digital Forest. A Virtual Journey into Climate Research. at "Forum Wissen" of Georg-August-University Göttingen 26 Oct 2023 - 04 Feb 2024.
> Organizing the Workshop on Land Use & Land Cover at the 43rd EARSeL Symposium, 17 - 20 June 2024 in Manchester

Research projects
BMBF-REGULUS-project initiative "ResEt-Fi": Wegbereiter Wiederbewaldung: Regionales Flächenmanagement zur Entwicklung multifunktionaler Wälder auf gestörten Fichtenflächen
Period: 1 Feb 2023 - 31 Jan 2026
Project ID: 033L304B
> Information for the media about the project
> Remote sensing and micrometeorological monitoring of damaged and reforested areas in the southern Harz

Memberships and activities
EARSeL Co-chair SIG Land Use and Land Cover http://lulc.earsel.org/
DGPF - German Society for Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Geoinformation
GfÖ - Ecological Society

Teaching - winter term 2023/24
- Lecture "Cartography" (B.Geg.03)
- GIS study project (M.Geg.12)
- Lecture "Environmental Monitoring" (M.Geg.05)
- Project seminar "Research and Applications" (B.Geg.11.1)
- Practical course "Environmental Monitoring" (M.Geg.05)
- Practical course "Data analysis and uncertainties in R" for master students (LMU Munich)
- Practical course "Hydrological modelling with the SVAT-Model" for bachelor students (LMU Munich)
- One-day excusions on hydrological and vegetation-ecological topics (LMU Munich)
- Accompanying the "Two-week excursion Northern Germany" (LMU Munich)