Deutsch Intern
Earth Observation Research Cluster

Sebastian Buchelt, M.Sc.

Department of Remote Sensing

   +49 (0)931 31-87546
   +49 (0)931 31-85544

Institute for Geography und Geology
Department for Remote Sensing
John Skilton Str. 4a
97074 Würzburg

upon request

  • Periglacial Processes
  • Alpine Environments
  • SAR Remote Sensing, Time Series Analysis

Potential of SAR time series for mapping and monitoring of small-scale periglacial processes in alpine environments (Arbeitstitel)
Mentoren: apl. Prof. Dr. Christof Kneisel,  Prof. Dr. habil. Claudia Künzer, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Schmitt (Hochschule München)


since 07/2020
PhD student at the Department of Physical Geography & Remote Sensing, University of Wuerzburg

10/2017 – 06/2020
Studies of Applied Earth Observation and Geoanalysis of the Living Environment (EAGLE M.Sc.)
Master thesis: "Analysis of High-Resolution Spatio-Temporal Patterns of Snowmelt using Orthorectified Photo Cameras, Sentinel-1 Time Series and Digital Elevation Data"

08/2018 – 03/2020
Student research assistant at the Department of Remote Sensing, University of Wuerzburg
Topics: Field campaigns; Derivation of biophysical vegetation parameters from Landsat time series using OpenDataCube

03/2019 – 04/2019
Intern, Alfred-Wegener-Institut (AWI), Polar Meteorology, Bremerhaven, Germany
Topic:  Comparison of different SAR-based classification methods for sea ice type identification

09/2018 – 12/2018
Intern, EURAC research, Institute for Earth Observation, Bozen/Bolzano, Italy
Topic: Comparison of different state-of-the-art-algorithms for snow cover detection in alpine regions using Landsat time series

09/2016 – 07/2017
Student research assistant at the Microwaves and Radar Institute (HR), German Aerospace Center (DLR), Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany
Topic: Polarimetric time series analysis of crop phenology with F-SAR and Radarsat-2 C-Band data

10/2013 – 12/2016
Studies of Geography and Experimental Physics (B.Sc), Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich
Thesis: "Use of LiDAR data for Identification of Roof Areas"