Peer-Reviewed Publikationen der Arbeitsgruppe


Giemsch L., Hertler C., Märker M., Quénéhervé G., Saanane C. & F. Schrenk (2018): Acheulean Sites at Makuyuni (Lake Manyara, Tanzania): Results of Archaeological Fieldwork and Classification of the Lithic Assemblages. African Archaeological Review.


Bachofer, F. (2017): Assessment of Building Heights from Pléiades Satellite Imagery for the Nyarugenge Sector, Kigali, Rwanda. Journal of Rwanda Series D, Vol: 1, 1–15.

Borrelli, P., Panagos, P., Märker, M., Modugno, S. & Schütt, B. (2017): Assessment of the impacts of clear-cutting on soil loss by water erosion in Italian forests: First comprehensive monitoring and modelling approach. CATENA 149(3), 770–781.

Braun, A. & Hochschild, V. (2017): Potential and Limitations of Radar Remote Sensing for Humanitarian Operations. Journal for Geographic Information Science 1, 228–243.

Braun, A. & Hochschild, V. (2017): A SAR-Based Index for Landscape Changes in African Savannas. Remote Sensing 9(4), 359.

Chalov, S. R., Tsyplenkov, A. S., Pietron, J., Chalova, A. S., Shkolnyi, D. I., Jarsjö, J. & Maerker, M. (2017): Sediment transport in headwaters of a volcanic catchment—Kamchatka Peninsula case study. Frontiers of Earth Science 11(3), 565–578.

Conoscenti, C., Agnesi, V., Cama, M., Caraballo-Arias, N. A. & Rotigliano, E. (2017 online first): Assessment of Gully Erosion Susceptibility Using Multivariate Adaptive Regression Splines and Accounting for Terrain Connectivity. Land Degradation & Development.

Schillaci, C., Acutis, M. Lombardo, L., Lipani, A., Fantappiè, M., Märker, M., & Saia, S. (2017): Spatio-temporal topsoil organic carbon mapping of a semi-arid Mediterranean region: The role of land use, soil texture, topographic indices and the influence of remote sensing data to modelling. Science of the total Environment 601-602, 821–832.

Schillaci, C., Lombardo, L., Saia, S., Fantappiè, M., Märker, M., & Acutis, M. (2017): Modelling the topsoil carbon stock of agricultural lands with the Stochastic Gradient Treeboost in a semi-arid Mediterranean region. Geoderma 286, 35–45.

Scopesi, C., Maerker, M., Bachofer, F., Rellini, I. & Firpo M. (2017 online first): Assessment of flash floods in a small Mediterranean catchment using terrain analysis and remotely sensed data: a case study in the Torrente Teiro, Liguria, Italy. Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, Supplementary Issues, 1–27. doi:10.1127/zfg_suppl/2017/0351

Soto, M. V., Sarricolea, P., Sepúlveda, S. A. Rodolfi, G., Cabello, M. & Maerker, M. (2017): Assessment of hydro-geomorphological hazard potentials in the Chilean semiarid coastal range and its impacts on La Serena city, Coquimbo Region. Natural Hazards 88(1), 431–452.

Winkler, K., Gessner, U. & Hochschild, V. (2017): Identifying Droughts Affecting Agriculture in Africa Based on Remote Sensing Time Series between 2000–2016: Rainfall Anomalies and Vegetation Condition in the Context of ENSO. Remote Sensing 9(8), 831.


Angileri, S. E., Conoscenti, C., Hochschild, V., Märker, M., Rotigliano, E. & Agnesi, V. (2016): Water erosion susceptibility mapping by applying stochastic gradient treeboost to the imera Meridionale River basin (Sicily, Italy). Geomorphology 262, 61–76.

Bachofer, F., Quénéhervé, G., Zwiener, T., Maerker, M. & Hochschild, V. (2016): Comparative Analysis on Edge Detection Techniques in SAR Images. European Journal of Remote Sensing 49, 205–224. doi: 10.5721/EuJRS20164912

Bhattacharya, A., Bolch, T., Mukherjee, K., Pieczonka, T., Kropáček, J. & Buchroithner, M. F. (2016): Overall recession and mass budget of Gangotri Glacier, Garhwal Himalayas, from 1965 to 2015 using remote sensing data. Journal of Glaciology 62(236), 1115-1133.

Braun, A.; Lang, S.; Hochschild, V. (2016): Impact of refugee camps on their environment. A case study using multi-temporal SAR data. Journal of Geography, Environment and Earth Science International 4(2), 1–17.

Braun, A., Koch, A. & Hochschild, V. (2016): Intraregionale Unterschiede in der Carsharing-Nachfrage. Eine GIS-basierte empirische Analyse. disP – The Planning Review 52(1), 72-85.

Cama, M., Conoscenti, C., Lombardo, L. & Rotigliano, E. (2016): Exploring relationships between grid cell size and accuracy for debris-flow susceptibility models: a test in the Giampilieri catchment (Sicily, Italy). Environmental Earth Sciences 75: 238.

Conoscenti, C., Rotigliano, E., Cama, M., Caraballo-Arias, N. A., Lombardo, L. & Agnesi, V. (2016): Exploring the effect of absence selection on landslide susceptibility models: A case study in Sicily, Italy. Geomorphology 261, 222–235.

Kropáček, J., Schillaci, C., Salvini, R., & Märker, M. (2016): Assessment of gully erosion in the Upper Awash, Central Ethiopian Highlands based on a comparison of archived aerial photographs and very high resolution satellite images. Geografia Fisica e Dinamica Quaternaria 39(2), 161–170. doi:10.4461/GFDQ.2016.39.15

Kusák, M., Kropáček, J., Vilímek, V., & Schillaci, C. (2016): Analysis of the influence of tectonics on the evolution of valley networks based on SRTM DEM, Jemma River basin, Ethiopia. Geografia Fisica e Dinamica Quaternaria 39(1), 37–50. doi:10.4461/GFDQ.2016.39.4

Lombardo, L., Bachofer, F., Cama, M., Märker, M. & Rotigliano, E. (2016): Exploiting Maximum Entropy method and ASTER data for assessing debris flow and debris slide susceptibility for the Giampilieri catchment (north-eastern Sicily, Italy). Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 41(12), 1776–1789.

Mahamane, M., Hochschild, V., Schultz, A. & KnuoKuma, J. (2016): Fragmentation rate and landscape structure of the Tillabry landscape (Sahel region) with reference to desertification. Journal of Geography and Regional Planning 9(5), 77-86. doi:10.5897/JGRP2015.0538

Märker, M., Hochschild, V., Maca, V. & Vilimek, V. (2016): Stochastic assessment of landslides and debris flows in the Jemma basin, Blue Nile, Central Ethiopia. Geographia Fisica e Dinamica Quaternaria 39(1), 51–58. doi:10.4461/GFDQ.2016.39.5

Nechyba, M., Vařilová, Z., Kotva, P., Kropáček, J. & Zvelebil, J. (2016): Combined methods for risk assessment of mass movement and erosion susceptibility in the Ethiopian highlands. AUC Geographica 51(1), 17-28. doi:10.14712/23361980.2016.2

Omran, A., Schröder, D., Abdou, A. & Märker, M. (2016): New ArcGIS tools developed for stream network extraction and basin delineations using Python and java script. Computers & Geosciences 94, 140–149.

Vogel, S., Märker, M., Rellini, I.,Hoelzmann, P., Wulf, S., Robinson, M., Steinhübel, L., Di Maio, G., Imperatore, C., Kastenmeier, P., Liebmann, L., Esposito, D. & Seiler, F. (2016): From a stratigraphic sequence to a landscape evolution model: Late Pleistocene and Holocene volcanism, soil formation and land use in the shade of Mount Vesuvius (Italy). Quaternary International 394, 155–179.

Vogel, S., Märker, M., Esposito, D. & Seiler, F. (2016): The Ancient Rural Settlement Structure in the Hinterland of Pompeii Inferred from Spatial Analysis and Predictive Modeling of Villae Rusticae. Geoarchaeology 31(2), 121–139.

Zakerinejad, R., Hochschild, V., Rahimi, M. & Märker, M. (2016): Morphotectonic analysis of the Zagros Mountains Using High Resolution DEM to Assess Gully Erosion Processes: A case Study in the Fars Province, Southwest of Iran. International Geoinformatics Research and Development Journal 7(1), 1–17.


Bachofer, F., Quénéhervé, G. , Hochschild, H. & Maerker, M. (2015): Multisensoral Topsoil Mapping in the semiarid Lake Manyara Region, Northern Tanzania. Remote Sensing 7(8), 9563–9586.

Bachofer, F., Quénéhervé, G., Märker, M. & Hochschild, V. (2015): Comparison of SVM and Boosted Regression Trees for the Delineation of Lacustrine Sediments using Multispectral ASTER Data and Topographic Indices in the Lake Manyara Basin. Photogrammetrie, Fernerkundung, Geoinformation (PFG), 1, 81–94.

Braun, A. & Hochschild, V. (2015): Combined use of SAR and optical data for environmental assessments around refugee camps in semiarid landscapes. Int. Arch. Photogramm. Remote Sens. Spatial Inf. Sci. XL-7/W3, 777–782. doi:10.5194/isprsarchives-XL-7-W3-777-2015

Braun, A. & Hochschild, V. (2015): Combining SAR and Optical Data for Environmental Assessments Around Refugee Camps. GI_Forum - Journal for Geographic Information Science 1, 424–433. doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2015.02.013

Braun, A.; Rosner, H.-J.; Hagensieker, R.; Dieball, S. (2015): Multi-method dynamical reconstruction of the ecological impact of copper mining on Chinese historical landscapes. Ecological Modelling 303, 42–54.

Flores-Prieto E., Quénéhervé G., Bachofer F., Shahzad F. & Maerker M. (2015): Morphotectonic Interpretation of the Makuyuni Catchment in Northern Tanzania using DEM and SAR data. Geomorphology 248, 427–439.

Kropácek, J., Neckel, N., Tyrna, B., Holzer, N., Hovden, A., Gourmelen, N., Schneider, C., Buchroithner, M. & Hochschild, V. (2015): Repeated glacial lake outburst flood threatening the oldes Buddhist monastery in nort-western Nepal. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 15, 2425-2437.

Kropáček, J., Vařilová, Z., Baroň, I., Battacharya, A., Eberle, J. & Hochschild, V. 2015: Remote sensing for characterization and kinematic analysis of large slope failures: Debre Sina Landslide, Main Ethiopian Rift Escarpment. Remote Sensing 7(12), 16183–16203.

Lombardo, L., Cama, M., Conoscenti, C., Märker, M. & Rotigliano, E. (2015): Binary logistic regression versus stochastic gradient boosted decision trees in assessing landslide susceptibility for multiple-occurring landslide events: application to the 2009 storm event in Messina (Sicily, southern Italy). Natural Hazards 79, 1621–1648.

Mahamane, M. (2015): Assessing soil erosion risk in the Tillabéry Landscape, Niger. African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology 9(3), 176–191.

Mahamane, M., Hochschild, V., Schultz, A. & Kuma, J. (2015): Monitoring Desertification in the Tillabéry Landscape (Sahel Region) using Change Detection Methods and Landscape Metrics. International Journal of Applied Research 1(10), 315–321.

Maerker M., Quénéhervé G., G., Bachofer F. & Mori S. (2015): A Simple DEM Assessment Procedure for Gully System Analysis in the Lake Manyara Area, Northern Tanzania. Natural Hazards 79(1), 235–253.

Märker, M., Willmes, C., Hochschild, V., Bareth, G. (2016): How to Exchange Data between DB Systems on Early Humans. A Case Study Based on the CRC806-Database and the ROCEEH ROAD System. Kölner Geographische Arbeiten, Vol. 96. doi:10.5880/TR32DB.KGA96.9

Neckel, N., Kropáček, J., Schröter, B. & Scherer, D. (2015): Effects of Cyclone Hudhud captured by a high altitude Automatic Weather Station in northwestern Nepal. Weather 70(7), 208–210.

Quénéhervé G., Bachofer F. & Maerker M. (2015): Experimental Assessment of Runoff Generation Processes on Hillslope Scale in a Semiarid Region in Northern Tanzania. Geografia Fisica e Dinamica Quaternaria 38(1), 55–66.

Vařilová, Z., Kropáček, J., Zvelebil, J., Šťastný, M. & Vilímek, V. (2015): Reactivation of mass movements in Dessie graben, the example of an active landslide area in the Ethiopian Highlands. Landslides 12, 985–996.


Bachofer, F., Quénéhervé, G. & Märker, M. (2014): The Delineation of Paleo-Shorelines in the Lake Manyara Basin Using TerraSAR-X Data. Remote Sensing 6(3), 2195–2212. doi:10.3390/rs6032195

Borrelli, P. Märker, M., Panagos, P. & Schütt, B. (2014): Modeling soil erosion and river sediment yield for an intermountain drainage basin of the Central Apennines, Italy. Catena 114, 45–58.

Conoscenti, C., Angileri, S., Cappadonia, C., Rotigliano, E., Agnesi, V. & Märker, M. (2014): Gully erosion susceptibility assessment by means of GIS-based logistic regression: A case of Sicily (Italy). Geomorphology 204, 399–411.

Lombardo, L., Cama, M., Märker, M. & Rotigliano, E. (2014): A test of transferability for landslides susceptibility models under extreme climatic events: application to the Messina 2009 disaster. Natural Hazards 74(3), 1951–1989.

Neckel, N., Kropáček, J., Bolch, T. & Hochschild, V. (2014): Glacier mass changes on the Tibetan Plateau 2003–2009 derived from ICESat laser altimetry measurements. Environmental Research Letters 9: 014009. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/9/1/014009

Soto-Bauerle, M.V., Märker, M., Rodolfi, G. & Sepúlveda, S.A. (2014): Assessment of geomorphic processes affecting the paleolandscape of Tongoy bay, Coquimbo region, central Chile. Geografia Fisica e Dinamica Quaternaria 37(1), 51–66. doi:10.4461/GFDQ.2014.37.6

Vogel, S. & Märker, M. (2014): Analysis of Post-Burial Soil Developments of Pre-AD 79 Roman Paleosols near Pompeii (Italy). Open Journal of Soil Science 4, 337–356. doi:10.4236/ojss.2014.410035

Zakerinejad, R. & Märker, M. (2014): Prediction of Gully Erosion Susceptibilities using detailed Terrain Analysis and Maximum Entropy Modeling: A case study in the Mazayejan Plain, Southwest Iran. Geografia Fisica e Dinamica Quaternaria 37(1), 67–76. doi:10.4461/GFDQ.2014.37.7


Borrelli, P., Märker, M. & Schütt, B. (2013 online first): Modelling post-tree-harvesting soil erosion and sediment deposition potential in the Turano River Basin (Italian Central Apennine). Land Degradation & Development 26, 356–366.

Conoscenti, C., Agnesi, V., Angileri, S., Cappadonia, C., Rotigliano, E. & Märker, M. (2013): A GIS-based approach for gully erosion susceptibility modelling: a test in Sicily, Italy. Environmental Earth Sciences 70(3), 1179–1195.

Kropáček, J., Chen, F., Hoerz, S. & Hochschild, V. (2013): Analysis of ice phenology of lakes on the Tibetan Plateau from MoDIS data. The Cryosphere 7, 287–301. doi:10.5194/tc-7-287-2013

Neckel, N., Braun, A., Kropáček, J. & Hochschild, V. (2013): Recent mass balance of the Purogangri Ice Cap, central Tibetan Plateau, by means of differential X-band SAR interferometry. The Cryosphere 7, 1623–1633. doi:10.5194/tc-7-1623-2013

Vogel, S. & Märker, M. (2013): Modeling the spatial distribution of AD 79 pumice fallout and pyroclastic density current and derived deposits of Somma-Vesuvius (Campania, Italy) integrating primary deposition and secondary redistribution. Bulletin of Volcanology 75, 778.

Vorpahl, P., Dislich, C., Elsenbeer, H., Märker, M. & Schröder, B. (2013): Biotic controls on shallow translational landslides. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 38(2), 198–212.


Angileri, S.E., Agnesi, V., Hochschild, V., Märker, M. & Conoscenti, C. 2012: Evaluating the effects of man-induced topographic changes in landscape structure on soil erosion by water: a case study in Sicily (Italy). - 4th AIGEO conference (Italian Association of Physical Geography), Palermo, 2-5 October 2012.

Hochschild, V., Kropacek, J., Biskop, S., Braun, A., Chen, F., Fink, M., Helmschrot, J., Kang, S., Krause, P., Leiterer, R., Ye, Q. & Flügel, W.A. 2012: Multisensoral Remote Sensing Based Modelling of the Water Balance of Endorheic Lakes on the Tibetan Plateau. – Remote Sensing and Hydrology 2010, Proceedings of a Symposium held at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, USA, September 2010, IAHS Publ. 352-33.

Omran, A., Hahn, M., Hochschild, V., El-Rayes, A. & Geriesh, M. 2012: Lithological Mapping of Dahab Basin, South Sinai, Egypt, using ASTER Data. - Photogrammetrie, Fernerkundung, Geoinformation (PFG), 6: 711-726, Stuttgart.

Manton, S.C., Bunzel, J., Hager, K., Lehmann, S., Stängel, M. & Hochschild, V. 2012: Energie-und Ressourcenmangement an Universitäts- und Klinikumsstandorten mit Hilfe von GIS. – STANDORT Zeitschrift für Angewandte Geographie, doi: 10.1007/s00548-012-0229-x.

Rothfuss, R., Hochschild, V., Fischer, S., LeBris, J., Ernst, T. & Bachofer, F. 2012: Elektromobilität als Baustein eines zukunftsfähigen Verkehrssystems: Konzepte, Strategien und Methoden für einen ganzheitlichen Ansatz. - Global Studies Working Papers, No.1, Tuebingen.


Alle, M., Tyrna, B., Haller, B. & Hochschild, V. 2011: Fernerkundungsbasierte Modellierung von Überflutungsszenarien nach Starkregenereignissen als Grundlage zur Risikoabschätzung. – In: Proceedings DWA-Tagung GIS & GDI in der Wasserwirtschaft.

Haidle, M.N., Bolus, M., Bruch, A., Hertler, C., Kandel, A., Märker, M., Conard, N.J., Mosbrugger, V., Hochschild, V., & Schrenk, F. 2011: The role of culture in early expansions of humans - A new research center. - Quarternary International, 223-224: 429-430, ISSN: 1040-6182.

Kropacek, J., Braun, A., Kang, S., Chen, F., Ye, Q. & Hochschild, V. 2011: Analysis of lake level changes in Nam Co in central Tibet utilizing synergistic satellite altimetry and optical imagery. – International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 17: 3 - 11.

Kropáček, J., Warth,G., Schwilk, J. & Hochschild, V. 2011: Characterization of Surface Roughness in the Semi-arid Environment of the Tibetan Plateau by Ground Measuremnents and TerraSAR-X Backscattering Intensity. – Proceedings of the Fourth TerraSAR-X Science Meeting Oberpfaffenhofen, 14.-16.02.2011,

Rothfuss, R., Hochschild, V., Bachofer, F., Le Bris, J., Ernst, Th., Fischer, S. & Selg, E. 2011: Räumliche Analysen und Nutzerbefragungen. - Allgäuer Überlandwerk (Hrsg.): IKT als Wegbereiter fur Elektromobilität. Impulse aus dem BMWi-Projekt eE-Tour Allgäu – effiziente Elektromobilität und Tourismus. Kempten, S. 61-65.

Ye, Q., Wei, Q., Hochschild, V., Duguay, C.R. 2011: Integrated observations of lake ice at Nam Co on the Tibetan Plateau from 2001 to 2009. - Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2011 IEEE International, pp.3217-3220, 24-29 July 2011, Vancouver, doi: 10.1109/IGARSS.2011.6049904.

Ye, Q., We, Q.F. & Hochschild, V. 2011: Lake Ice Monitoring at Nam Co on Tibet from 2001 to 2009. – AAG 2011, Seattle.


Bachofer, F., Klett, S. & Hochschild, V. 2010: Verkehrsraumbewertung anhand lokaler und regionaler Indizes. - AGIT, Angewandte Geoinformatik 07.-09.07.2010, Salzburg.

Bachofer, F., Klett, S. & Hochschild, V. 2010: Indices at Different Scales for the EfficiencyAssessment of Road Networks. - GIScience 14.-17.09.2010, Zürich.

Bachofer, F., Hochschild, V. & Schuler, H. 2010: Brachflächenmonitoring im südlichen Pfälzerwald mit Hilfe hochauflösender Satelliten- und LIDAR-Daten. - Photogrammetrie, Fernerkundung, Geoinformation (PFG), 5: 355-361, Stuttgart.

Kropacek, J., Chen, F., Alle, M., Kang, S. & Hochschild, V. 2010: Temporal and Spatial Aspects of snow Distribution in the Nam co Basin on the Tibetan Plateau from MODIS Data. – Remote Sensing, 2: 2700-2712, doi:10.3390/rs2122700.

Tyrna, B. & Hochschild, V. 2010: Modellierung von lokalen Überschwemmungen nach Starkniederschlägen. - AGIT, Angewandte Geoinformatik 07.-09.07.2010, Salzburg.


Bachofer, F., Dürr, D. & Hochschild, V. 2009: Kennzahl zur leistungsspezifischen Marktdurchdringung von Krankenhäusern in Baden-Württemberg anhand GIS-gestützter Standortbewertung. - Strobl, J., Blaschke, T. & Griesebner, G. (Hrsg.): Angewandte Geoinformatik 2009, Beiträge zum 21. AGIT-Symposium Salzburg, Heidelberg.

Hagenlocher, M., Lang, S., Zeil, P. & Hochschild, V. 2009: Assessing the environmental impact of population displacement in Northern Darfur based on time series of high resolution satellite data. - Strobl, J., Blaschke, T. & Griesebner, G. (Hrsg.): Angewandte Geoinformatik 2009, Beiträge zum 21. AGIT-Symposium Salzburg, Heidelberg.

Märker, M., Hochschild, V. & Kanaeva, Z. 2009: Multidisciplinary Integrative Georelational Database for Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Expansion Dynamics of Early Humans. – Computer Applications to Archaeology, March 22-26, 2009, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA.

Häring, T., de Paly, M., Henneges, C. & Hochschild, V. 2009: Modelling Tsunami Vulnerability: The Development of a Tsunami Inundation Model with Maschine Learning Tools. – Ehlers, M., Behncke, K. & Gerstengabe, F.W. (eds.): Digital Earth Summit on Geoinformatics 2008: Tools for Global Change Research, 182-187, Wichmann, ISBN 978-3-87907-486-0, Heidelberg.

Bachofer, F., Fischer, A., Kropacek, J., Sailer, R., Hochschild, V. 2009: Glaciological parameter extraction from time series data of TerraSAR-X and RapidEye in the Austrian Alps. - In: Proceedings of Multitemp2009: 270-275, Groton, Connecticut, USA.

Biskop, S., Helmschrot, J. , Krause, P., Kropacek, J., Hochschild, V. & Flügel, W.A. 2009: Integrated system analysis and hydrological modelling of the Nam Co Basin. – Proceedings of the 24th International Himalaya-Karakorum-Tibet-Symposium, 11.-14.08.2009, Beijing.

Franz, S., Lins-de-Barros, F.M., Muehe, D. & Hochschild, V. 2009: High Resolution Remote sensing Data Evaluation for Integrative Vulnerability Assessment in the Coastal Region of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil). – ESA Workshop Proceedings “Remote Sensing of the Coastal Zone”, 18.-20.06.09, Chania.

Hochschild, V., Kanaeva, Z., Märker, M., Bolus, M., Kandel, A., Hertler, C. & Bruch, A. 2009: ROAD - An Internet-Based Spatial Database for the Assessment of Early Human Expansions. – East African Association of Palaeoanthropology and Palaeontology (EAAPP) Conference 16th-21st August 2009, Arusha.

Kropacek, J. & Hochschild, V. 2009: Parametrization of integrated hydrological model of Nam Co lake catchment on Tibetan Plateau using synergy of SAR and optical data, 2009 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, July 12 – 17, Cape Town, South Africa.

Kropacek, J. & Hochschild, V. 2009: Synergy of Remote Sensing Data for the Support of Hydrological Modelling of the Nam Co Basin on the Tibetan Plateau. - 5th International Symposium on Tibetan Plateau and 24th Himalaya-Karakorum-Tibet-Workshop, August 11th-14th, 2009, Beijing.

Kropacek, J., Ye, Q., Leiterer, R. & Hochschild, V. 2009: Multi-resolution synergy of optical, thermal and SAR data for mapping of wetlands and permafrost on Tibetan Plateau, Proceedings of ESA Conference Earth Observation and Water Cycle Science, 18-20 November 2009, Frascati, Italy.

2008 und älter


Hochschild, V. 2008: Polargebiete. – Diercke Weltatlas, 220-221, Braunschweig.

Hochschild, V. 2008: Nordpolargebiet, Arktis – Nordpol – Entdeckung/Hoheitsansprüche, Pole und Magnetfeld der Erde, Südpolargebiet (Antarktis), Antarktische Halbinsel, Antarktis - Hoheitsansprüche/Forschung. – Diercke Handbuch, 403-409, Braunschweig.

Bachofer, F. & Hochschild, V. 2008: Monitoring of scrub encroachment on fallow ground in the biosphere reserve of the Palatine Forest with high resolution Quickbird- and LIDAR data. - Geospatial Crossroads @ GI_Forum. 08.-10. July, Salzburg.

Bachofer, F. & Hochschild, V. 2008: Monitoring of scrub encroachment on fallow ground in the biosphere reserve of the Palatine Forest with high resolution Quickbird data. - EARSeL - Joint Workshop Remote Sensing: New Challenges of High Resolution. 05.-07. March, Bochum.

Hochschild, V., Bachofer, F., Kropacek, J., Sailer, R., Stötter, J. & Fischer, A. 2008: XMAS - Determination of the Mass Balance of Alpine Glaciers with TerraSAR-X data. - TerraSAR-X Science Team Meeting. 25.-26. November 2008, Oberpfaffenhofen.


Spaltenberger, T., Rosner, H.-J. & Hochschild, V. 2007: GIS-gestützte Modellierung von Tsunamilaufzeiten. - Strobl, J., Blaschke, T. & Griesebner, G. (Hrsg.): Angewandte Geoinformatik 2007, Beiträge zum 19. AGIT-Symposium Salzburg, Heidelberg.

Kühn, P., Pietsch, D., Gerlach, I., Scholten, T., Hitgen, H., Behrens, T., Hochschild, V.,
Neubert, E. & Deckers, K. 2007
: Pedoarchäologie im Gebiet der antiken Oase Marib (Jemen) – Ein Beitrag zur Rekonstruktion der Paläoumwelt in einem Wüstenrandgebiet seit dem Mittelholozän. – Deutsche Bodenkundliche Gesellschaft, Dresden.


Rosner, H.-J., Hochschild, V., Martin, M., Hentze, K. & Bachofer, F. 2006: Calculation of sewage charge by means of highresolution satellite data analysis: A concept for the city of Tuebingen. - Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop of the EARSeL SIG on Land Use and Land Cover: 282-286, Bonn.

Scherer, D., Hall, D.K., Hochschild, V., König, M., Mätzler, C., Rau, F., Schaper, J., Seidel, K., Solberg, R., Walker, A. & Winther, J.-G. 2006: Snow covers. – Duguay, C. & Pietroniro, A. (eds.): Remote Sensing in Northern Hydrology, American Geophysical Union.

Wolf, M., Hochschild, V. & Schmullius, Chr. 2006: Untersuchung der Eignung des X-SAR/SRTM-Höhenmodells für die Ableitung hydrologisch relevanter Reliefparameter. - Photogrammetrie, Fernerkundung, Geoinformation (PFG), 1: 31-39, Stuttgart.


Hochschild, V., Weise, C. & Selsam, P. 2005: Die Aktualisierung der „Digitalen Grundkarte Landwirtschaft“ in Thüringen mit Hilfe von Fernerkundungsdaten. - Photogrammetrie, Fernerkundung, Geoinformation (PFG), 3: 201-208, Stuttgart.

Hochschild, V. & Weise, C. 2005: Agricultural Inventories from Space – Application of Multitemporal and Multipolarized ENVISAT A-SAR Data. – Erasmi, S., Cyffka, B. & Kappas, M. (eds.): Remote Sensing & GIS for Environmental Studies: Applications in Geography, 1st Göttingen GIS & Remote Sensing Days, 07.-08.10.2004, Göttinger Geographische Abhandlungen 113: 87-94, Göttingen.

Pu, L., Zhao, Y. & Hochschild, V. 2005: Characteristics of Land Degradation on Slope Land in the Hilly Red Soil Area, China-- The Assessment of the Impact of “De-farming Slope Land” Policy on the Soil Erosion. – Pedosphere.

Weise, C. & Hochschild, V. 2005: Multipolarized and Multitemporal Analysis of ENVISAT ASAR Data for Agricultural Inventories (InVeKoS) in Germany. – Proceedings of the 2004 ENVISAT and ERS Symposium, 06.-10.09.2004, Salzburg, ESA SP-572, Noordwijk.


Hochschild, V. & Wolf, M. 2004: Ableitung hydrologisch relevanter Reliefparameter aus X-SAR/SRTM-Höhenmodelldaten. – Strobl, J., Blaschke, T. & Griesebner, G. (Hrsg.): Angewandte Geoinformatik 2004, Beiträge zum 16. AGIT-Symposium Salzburg, 237-242, Heidelberg.

Hochschild, V. & Weise, C. 2004: Classification of Different Crop Types by Using Multitemporal and Multipolarized ENVISAT A-SAR Data. – Proceedings of the 11th SPIE International Symposium Remote Sensing, 13.-16.09.2004, Maspalomas.


Böhm, B. & Hochschild, V. 2003: Remote Sensing Applications for Water Resources Management of the Tisza River Basin. - Proceedings of the 30th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, 10.-14.11.2003, Honolulu.

Hochschild, V. 2003: Land Cover and Soil Moisture Determination from Airborne Polarimetric SAR-Data. - Proceedings of the 30th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, 10.-14.11.2003, Honolulu.

Hochschild, V. 2003: Modelling and Scenario Planning of Former Iron Curtain Areas in Europe by Means of Remote Sensing and GIS. - Proceedings of the 30th International Symposium on Remote Sensing of Environment, 10.-14.11.2003, Honolulu.

Hochschild, V. 2003: Hochwassererfassung mit Fernerkundung. – Praxis Geographie, 3: 30-33, incl. CD-ROM, Braunschweig.

Hochschild, V., Märker, M., Rodolfi, G. & Staudenrausch, H. 2003: Delineation of Erosion Classes in Semi-Arid Southern African Grasslands Using Vegetation Indices from Optical Remote Sensing Data. – Hydrological Processes, 17 (5): 917-928.

Hochschild, V. & Wolf, M. 2003: Quality Assessment and Derivation of Hydrological Relevant Parameters from Shuttle Radar Topography Mission Data. - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on New Trends in Landscape Architecture, 15.-16.05.03, Dessau.

Taddei, U. & Hochschild, V. 2003: A Visualisation System for Environmental Information Systems and Geohydrological Modelling. – Buhmann/Ervin (eds.): Trends in Landscape Modelling. Proceedings at Anhalt University of Applied Sciences 2003: 10-19, Wichmann, Heidelberg.