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The department of Earth Observation Science deals with earth observation technology for problem solving. Problem solving means primarily identification of solutions for large-volume producers of geo-information and identification of solutions for application domains.

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remote sensing Earth & Environmental Sciences
laser Earth & Environmental Sciences
Remote sensing Engineering & Materials Science
segmentation Earth & Environmental Sciences
imagery Earth & Environmental Sciences
synthetic aperture radar Earth & Environmental Sciences
image classification Earth & Environmental Sciences
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 1966 2019

Accurate salient object detection via dense recurrent connections and residual-based hierarchical feature integration

Cao, Y., Fu, G., Yang, J., Cao, Y. & Yang, M. Y., 1 Oct 2019, In : Signal Processing: Image Communication. 78, p. 103-112 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Neural networks
Image reconstruction
Computer vision
Object detection
1 Citation (Scopus)

A deep-learning-based approach for fast and robust steel surface defects classification

Fu, G., Sun, P., Zhu, W., Yang, J., Cao, Y., Yang, M. Y. & Cao, Y., 1 Oct 2019, In : Optics and Lasers in Engineering. 121, p. 397-405 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Surface defects
surface defects
11 Downloads (Pure)

Application of Deep Learning for Delineation of Visible Cadastral Boundaries from Remote Sensing Imagery

Crommelinck, S., Koeva, M. N., Yang, M. Y. & Vosselman, G., 25 Oct 2019, In : Remote sensing. 11, 21, p. 1-22 22 p., 2505.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
remote sensing


Best Master Thesis in Geoinformatics

Mariana Belgiu (Recipient), 2010

Prize: Other distinction


Best Paper Award

Bhuwan Ranjit (Recipient), Valentyn Tolpekin (Recipient) & Alfred Stein (Recipient), 14 Jun 2019


Signal processing

Activities 2014 2019

ISPRS Workshop Indoor 3D 2019

Zhizhong Kang (Organiser), Kourosh Khoshelham (Organiser), L. Diaz-Vilarino (Organiser), Cheng Wang (Organiser), S. Nebiker (Organiser), V.V. Lehtola (Organiser), K. W. Chiang (Organiser), Ki-joune Li (Organiser), B. De Lathouwer (Organiser), S. Dalyot (Organiser)
Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event, JURSE 2019 (Event)

Caroline Gevaert (Member)
22 May 201924 May 2019

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

International Conference on Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Geomatics 2019 (Event)

Caroline Gevaert (Member)
10 Jun 2019

Activity: MembershipMembership of committee

Press / Media

Each tree is valuable

Milad Mahour


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research