Projects of the Working Group Geomatics

Current Projects

  • IP T12: Mitigating land use conflicts − between land sparing and land sharing
    Duration: 2014 – 2020
    Contact: Dr. Ellen Banzhaf, Dr. Sonja Knapp
  • IP T13: Urban Transformations − Sustainable urban development towards resource efficiency, quality of life and resilience
    Duration: 2014 – 2020
    Contact: Prof. Dr. Sigrun Kabisch
    Homepage
  • Investigations on environmental justice. Socio-spatial distribution of air pollution in Berlin
    Duration: since 2009
    Contact: Dr. Annegret Kindler, Dr. Ulrich Franck
    → First product: study on particulate matter for the City of Berlin (in German): A. Kindler, U. Weiland, J. Metto, H. Hartmann, U. Franck (2009). Untersuchung zur räumlichen Korrelation von Feinstaub(PM10)-Belastungen und Sozialstatus/Dynamik-Index in den Berliner Verkehrszellen.
  • Terrestrial Environmental Observatoria (TERENO)
    Duration: since 2008
    Contact: Dr. Ellen Banzhaf
    Homepage
    → New sub-project (since 2013): CT Urban System (Head: Dr. Ellen Banzhaf)

Completed projects

  • EnRoute − Enhancing Resilience of Urban Ecosystems through Green Infrastructure
    Duration: 2016 − 2018, Homepage
  • Monitoring of Commercial and Residential Brownfields in the City of Leipzig (COREBRO) − Potentials to renaturalize and to revitalize urban brownfields
    Homepage
  • Evaluating Environmental and Life Quality to analyse Urban Vulnerability in Santiago de Chile
    Duration: 2011 – 2013, Homepage
  • Urban Landuse Conflics and Options
    Duration: 2009 – 2013, Homepage
  • Mega-Trend Urbanisation: Vulnerability and Environmental Risks
    Duration: 2009 – 2013, Homepage
  • Risk Habitat Megacity
    Duration: 2007 – 2011, Homepage
  • International Water Research Alliance Saxony − Model Region Brasilia
    Duration: 2008 – 2010, Homepage
  • Monitoring sustainability indicators in shrinking cities
    Duration: 2006 – 2008
  • European Landscape Character Assessment Initiative (ELCAI)
    Duration: 2003 – 2005
  • Social and environmental atlas of Gran Concepción / Chile
    Duration: 2001 – 2005, Homepage
  • Max-Kade-Foundation (New York): Detecting urban brownfields by means of remote sensing and GIS data
    Duration: 2003 – 2004
  • BMBF und federal state Saxony-Anhalt: Operationalising remote sensing data for the environmental department of Saxony-Anhalt (OFULSA) − subproject urban landscapes / settlements and floodplain areas
    Duration: 1999 – 2002