Scientific and Other Publications

The following publications have been released during the REDDAF project implementation. A link to the resprective article is provided where access is not restricted.

  • Bouvet A., Le Toan, T. and Mermoz S.: A Biomass Map of African Savannas at a Spatial Resolution of 100 meters using ALOS PALSAR Dual-Polarization Data. European Space Agency Living Planet Symposium, Edinburgh, 9-13 September 2013. (see Abstract)
  • Deutscher, J., Perko, R., Gutjahr, K., Hirschmugl, M., Schardt, M.: Mapping Tropical Rainforest Canopy Disturbances in 3D by COSMO-SkyMed Spotlight InSAR-Stereo Data to Detect Areas of Forest Degradation. Remote Sensing Special Issue "Advances in Remote Sensing of Forestry", Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 648-663. doi: 10.3390/rs5020648.
  • Fichet, L. V. and Sannier C. A. D. (2012) Development of an operational system for monitoring forest cover at national scale. Symposium SELPER 2012: Earth Observation for a Green Co-developed World. Cayenne, French Guiana, 19-23 November 2012.
  • Haeusler T., Gomez S., Siwe R., Le Toan T., Mermoz S., Schardt M, and Sannier C.: Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Degradation in Africa (REDDAF). 7th Research Framework Programme publication ‘Let’s Embrace Space’ EU Publication 2012, Volume 2, pp. 118-125.
  • Hirschmugl, M., Perko, R., Hörmann, C., Schmitt, U., Schardt, M.: Integrative Use of SAR and Optical Data for Forest Mapping in the Congo Basin. Proceedings of the AARSE Conference, El Jadida, Morocco, 29 Oct. – 2 Nov. 2012.
  • Hirschmugl, M.; Steinegger, M.; Gallaun, H.; Schardt, M. Mapping Forest Degradation due to Selective Logging by Means of Time Series Analysis: Case Studies in Central Africa. Remote Sens. 2014, 6, 756-775.
  • Mermoz S, Le Toan T and Villard L.: Biomass assessment in African savannah forest using multi-temporal ALOS PALSAR Data. EARSeL Workshop on Temporal Analysis of Satellites Images. Mykonos, 23-25 May 2012. (see Abstract)
  • Mermoz S., Le Toan T., Villard L., and Lasne Y.: Biomass assessment in African forest-savanna using ALOS-PALSAR data. IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS) 2012Munich, 22-27 July 2012. (see Abstract)
  • Mermoz S., Le Toan T., Villard L., Réjou-Méchain M., and Seifert-Granzin J.: Biomass assessment in Cameroon savanna using ALOS PALSAR data. Submitted to Remote Sensing of Environment. Special Issue dedicated to K&C Initiatives, October 2012.
  • Mermoz S., Le Toan T., Villard L., Réjou-Méchain M., and Seifert-Granzin J.: Savanna Carbon stocks and 2007-2010 change in Cameroon using ALOS PALSAR data. European Space Agency Living Planet Symposium, Edinburgh, 9-13 September 2013. (see Abstract)
  • Sannier C, McRoberts R A, Fichet LV and Massard (2013) Using the regression estimator with Landsat data to estimate proportion forest cover and net proportion deforestation in Gabon. ForestSat 2012 Special Issue. Remote Sensing of Environment, in press.
  • Siwe R., Haeusler, T., Gomez S., Ramminger G., Le Toan T., Mermoz S., Sannier C., Hirschmugl M.: REDDAF Initiative. Contribution to the book “State of the Congo Basin Forest”, in preparation.