Julius Knopp

M.Sc. Geoinformatics


Environment and Society
Department of Urban and Environmental Sociology
Working Group Geomatics

Helmholtz- Centre for Environmental Research -UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig

Tel.: +49 341 60252407
Email: julius.knopp@ufz.de


Current projects

  • Researcher for the REGREEN project

Research interests

  • Urban remote sensing with focus on green spaces and heat islands
  • Modelling of accessibility and distribution of urban land use types
  • Survey of land use and land cover classification with object-based image analysis
  • Public participation in the context of energy landscapes

Professional career

since 04/2020

Scientific employee in the department of urban and environmental sociology, project REGREEN


Master thesis "Comparative structural analysis of thermal and spectral properties of urban green spaces using Berlin, Paris and Tehran as examples"

10/2016− 07/2019

Studied Geoinformatics at Friedrich- Schiller University Jena, Degree M.Sc.

10/2012 − 09/2016

Studied Geography at Georg- August University Göttingen, Degree B.Sc.


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