Peer Reviewed Papers 2016

Abdel Jaber, W., Floricioiu, D., Rott, H. (2016): Geodetic mass balance of the Patagonian icefields derived from SRTM and TanDEM-X data. Proc. IEEE Int. Geoscience & Remote Sensing Symp., Beijing, China, July 2016, pp. 342-345.

ENVEO at BBC News, 22 April 2016: Sentinels in constant watch on mighty polar glaciers. By Jonathan Amos (

Kääb, A., Winsvold, S.H., Altena, B., Nuth, C., Nagler, T., Wuite, J. (2016): Glacier Remote Sensing using Sentinel-2. Part I: Radiometric and Geometric Performance, and Application to Ice Velocity. Remote Sensing, 8(7), 598, DOI:10.3390/rs8070598.

Lemmetyinen, J., Kontu, A., Pulliainen, J., Vehviläinen, J., Rautiainen, K., Wiesmann, A., Mätzler, C., Werner, C., Rott, H., Nagler, T., Schneebeli, M., Proksch, M., Schüttemeyer, D., Kern, M., Davidson, M. (2016): Nordic Snow Radar Experiment. Geosci. Instrum. Method. Data Syst., 5, 403–415, DOI:10.5194/gi-5-403-2016.

Lin, C.-C., Rommen, B., Schüttemeyer, D., Davidson, M.W.J., Kern, M., Kontu, A., Lemmetyinen, J., Pulliainen, J., Wiesmann, A., Mätzler, C.,  Schneebeli, M., Proksch, M., Nagler, T. (2016): Active Microwave Scattering Signature of Snowpack—Continuous Multiyear SnowScat Observation Experiments. Jun 2016, IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing. DOI: 10.1109/JSTARS.2016.2560168.

Luojus, K., Pulliainen, J., Cohen, J., Ikonen, J., Takala, M., Lemmetyinen, J., Smolander, T., Derksen, C., Nagler, T., Bojkov, B. (2016). Assessing global satellite-based snow water equivalent datasets in ESA SnowPEx project. Proc. IGARSS 2016. DOI: 10.1109/IGARSS.2016.7730376

Metsämäki,  S., Ripper, E., Mattila, O.-P., Fernandes, R., Bippus, G., Luojus, K., Nagler, T., Bojkov, B. (2016): Evaluation of Northern Hemisphere Snow Extent products within ESA SnowPEx-project. Proc. IGARSS 2016. DOI: 10.1109/IGARSS.2016.7730375.

Montomoli, F., Macelloni, G., Brogioni, M., Lemmetyinen, J., Cohen, J., Rott, H. (2016): Observations and simulation of multifrequency SAR data over a snow-covered boreal forest. IEEE J. Sel. Topics Appl. Earth Observ. Remote Sens., 9(3), 1216-1228, DOI: 10.1109/JSTARS.2015.2417999.

Nagler, T., Rott, H., Ripper, E., Bippus, G., Hetzenecker, M. (2016): Advancements for Snowmelt Monitoring by Means of Sentinel-1 SAR. Remote Sensing, 2016, 8(4), 348, DOI:10.3390/rs8040348

Paul, F., Winsvold, S.H., Kääb, A., Nagler, T., Schwaizer, G. (2016): Glacier Remote Sensing using Sentinel-2. Part II: Mapping Glacier Extents and Surface Facies, and Comparison to Landsat 8. Remote Sensing, 8(7), DOI:10.3390/rs8070575.

Rizzoli, P., Martone, M., Bräutigam, B., Rott, H., Moreira, A. (2016): Multi-temporal investigation of Greenland ice sheet snow facies using TanDEM-X mission data. Proc. ‘Living Planet Symposium 2016’, Prague, Czech Republic, 9–13 May 2016. ESA SP-740, (August 2016), ISBN 978-92-9221-305-3, 5 pp.

Rizzoli, P., Martone, M., Bräutigam, B., Rott, H., Moreira, A. (2016): Deriving Greenland ice sheet properties from TanDEM-X mission. Proc. European Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar (EUSAR), 6-9 June 2016, Hamburg, Germany. VDE Verlag, 4 pp.

Tebaldini, T., Nagler, T., Rott, H., Heilig, A. (2016): Imaging the internal structure of an Alpine glacier via L-Band airborne SAR tomography. IEEE Trans. Geosc. Rem. Sens, 54(12), 7197-7209; DOI: 10.1109/TGRS.2016.2597361.

Wuite, J., Nagler, T., Hetzenecker, M., Blumthaler, U., Rott, H. (2016): Continuous monitoring of Greenland and Antarctic ice sheet velocities using Sentinel-1 SAR. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 18, EGU2016-12826, 2016.