Programme and teachers

16.6. SAR Session I.
Introduction to the ESA EO missions and data.
Introduction to SAR Remote Sensing and processing– Sentinel-1 mission.
Terrestrial applications of SAR data. Examples and computer exercises with SNAP

Lecturers:
Prof. Isaak Parcharidis – University of Athens-c/o ESA/ESRIN,
Chris Stewart: ESA – Esrin, Italy,
Francesco Sarti: ESA – Esrin, Italy

17.6. SAR Session II.
Applications of SAR data in the Land Use/LandCover Changes.
Examples and computer exercises with SNAP.
ESA EO data Access

Lecturers:
Prof. Isaak Parcharidis – University of Athens-c/o ESA/ESRIN,
Chris Stewart: ESA – Esrin, Italy,
Francesco Sarti: ESA – Esrin, Italy

18.6. SAR Session III.
Land Cover Mapping – The use of multi-temporal and multi-sensor (SAR & Optical) data
Lecturer:
Dr. Francesco Holecz, Purasca, sarmap SA, Switzerland

Introduction and demonstration of the customized Sentinel-1 processing chain on HSC (supercomputer University of Pecs)
Lecturer:
Dr. Bogdan Zavalnij, University of Pecs

19.6. Optical Remote Sensing Session, Google Earth Engine
New trends in optical remote sensing data and technics, with emphasis on Landsat-8 and Sentinel-2 missions. An evaluation of impacts of land use/land cover change on ecosystems (e.g. forest disturbances, agricultural land changes and abandonment), Landsat time series analysis, Google Earth Engine

Lecturers:
Jeffrey Masek, University of Maryland, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Google Earth Engine session
Noel Gorelick, Google, Introduction into Google Earth Engine
Mutlu Ozdogan, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Time series analysis in Google Earth Engine

20.6. South Central European Regional Information Network (SCERIN) workshop
Visiting the keynotes part of the SCERIN meeting