MSc. Clara Athenstaedt

Research focus Central Asia Land use change Drought monitoring Water management Scientific career since 02/2024 Project employee: Climate Sensitive Water Resource Management in Central Asia, GIZ 01/2021 – 12/2023 Research assistant, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, CAWa Green 11/2023 Master Thesis: Analyzing and Assessing Trends in Water Productivity in the Aral Sea Basin to implement Water-Energy-Food […]

Matthias Völkel

Research focus Remote sensing Geoinformatics Applied programming Web-GIS Scientific career since 2020 research assistant in Geoecology, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg 2004 Magister Artium (German), Leipzig University Current projects CawaGreen

MSc. Jan Lukas Wenzel

Research focus Soil/landscape water balance Irrigation technology numerical modelling Hydrology Catchment modelling Scientific career since 03/2020 Research assistant in geoecology, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Institut of Geosciences and Geography 10/2017 – 03/2020 Master Geography, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg Topic of Master’s thesis: “Quantifizierung des Basisabflusses der Geisel am Pegel Frankleben – Möglichkeiten und Grenzen von […]

Dr. Ing. Muhammad Usman

Research Focus Agricultural Water Management Hydrology and Hydrogeology Remote Sensing of Agriculture and water Management Scientific career since 07/2020 Scientist at Geoecology, Martin Luther Universität Halle-Wittenberg 07/2017 – 06/2020 Scientist at the Deparment of Remote Sensing, University Würzburg 01/11/2011 – 15/06/2016 Ph.D (Hydrogeology & Remote Sensing) – Technische Universität Dresden 01/08/2005 – 15/07/2007 M.Sc (HONS) […]

MSc. Alina Schürmann

Research focus Climate and land use change Migration in West Africa Scientific career since 06/2021: Research assistant and doctoral student at the Institute of Geosciences and Geography at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Institut of Geosciences and Geography 06/2020 – 06/2021: Research assistant at the Institute of Geosciences and Geography at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Sustainable […]

MSc. Dennis Sakretz

Research focus Urban ecology, Urban Heat Island analysis Agroecology, AI-based stone detection multispectral/thermal remote sensing Scientific career since 10/2021 Research assistant 05/2021 Master thesis on „Nutzung von Sentinel 2- und MODIS-Fernerkundungsdaten zur Lokalisierung dürrebedingter Ertragseinbußen von Winterweizen am Beispiel DEMMIN, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern“ 10/2019 – 09/2021 Student Assistant, Max-Planck-Institute for Ethnological Research, Research Coordination: Cartography 10/2019 – […]

Talha Mahmood

Research focus Optical and SAR Remote sensing Crop mapping Soil moisture mapping Machine Learning Scientific career since 09/2017 PhD Student, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg 07/2016 – 07/2017 Scientific Officer, National Agriculture Research Center, Islamabad, Pakistan 08/2013 – 04/2016 Research Assistant, Department of Irrigation and Drainage, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan 09/2012 – 08/2014 MSc. (Hons.) […]

MSc. Johannes Löw

Research focus Ecosystem monitoring Time series analyses Remote sensing Land cover and land use classifications Scientific career since 07/2022 Research assistant at the Chair of Geoecology, University of Halle-Wittenberg 09/2020 – 06/2022 Research assistant at the Chair of Remote Sensing, University of Würzburg, seconded to: Chair of Geoecology, University of Halle-Wittenberg 06/2019 – 06/2020 Research […]

Dr. rer. nat. Peter Liebelt

Main focus Coordination and implementation of research projects (technology and knowledge transfer as well as measures for stabilisation) Global change and adaptation strategies in agricultural land use Post-Soviet land use change Sustainable land use concepts in Central Asia Scientific career since 11/2018 Head of the BMBF project office CASIB – Central Asian Sustainable Innovations Bureau […]

MSc. Moritz Koza

Research Focus Wind and water erosion Aggregate stability Field experimentation Central Asia Scientific career since 07/2022 Research staff KendyrTEX 07/2022-12/2022 Research staff Menvipro since 11/2019 PhD student at the Institute of Geosciences and Geography 02/2018 – 06/2022 Research staff ReKKS 05/2015 Master thesis: Charakteristik des Bodenwasserhaushaltes von Versuchsstandorten im Einzugsgebiet der Weida, Querfurter Platte 08/2014 […]