Externally funded projects

Reference Systems

MEPODAS

 

Mitigation of the current errors in precise orbit determination of altimetry satellites (DFG)

Baltic HSU

 

Baltic+ Geodetic SAR for Height System Unification and Sea Level Research (ESA)

DIGERATI
 

 

Direct Geocentric Realisation of the American reference frame by combination of geodetic observation Techniques (DFG)

ESA-EOP

 

Independent generation of Earth Orientation Parameters (ESA)

CIEROT
 

 

Combination of space geodetic observations for the determination of mass transports in the cryosphere and their impact on Earth rotation (DFG)

Satellite Altimetry

ARISAS
 

 

Advances in Remote sensing of Inland waters by Satellite Altimetry with special focus on SWOT (DFG)

AROCCIE

 

Arctic Ocean Surface Circulation in a Changing Climate and its Possible Impact on Europe (IGSSE)

Baltic SEAL

 

Baltic+ Sea Level (ESA)

HYDROCOASTAL

 

Coastal Ocean and Inland Water Altimetry (ESA)

SLCCI

 

Sea Level Climate Change Initiative (ESA)

SSCCI

 

Sea State Climate Change Initiative (ESA)

TIDUS

 

Improved Tidal Dynamics and Uncertainty Estimation for Satellite Gravimetry (DFG)

VLAD

 

Vertical Land Motion by Satellite Altimetry and Tide Gauge Difference (DFG)

WALESA
 

 

Refined estimates of absolute water levels for inland waters from multi-mission satellite altimetry (DFG)

Atmosphere

COSTO
 

 

SWARM+ Coupling: Contribution of SWARM data to the prompt detection of Tsunamis and other natural hazards (ESA)

INSIGHT-II

 

Interactions of Low-orbiting Satellites with the Surrounding Ionosphere and Thermosphere (DFG)

ML-IonoCast

 

Machine Learning for Forecasting the Ionospheric Total Electron Content (DAAD)

MuSE

 

Multi-Satellite ionosphere-plasmasphere Electron density reconstruction (DFG)

OPTIMAP

 

Operational Tool for Ionospheric Mapping And Prediction (ZGeoBW)

TIK
 

 

Operational prototype for the determination of the thermonspheric density on the basis of a coupled thermosphere-ionosphere model (BMWi/DLR)

TIPOD
 

 

Development of High-precision Thermosphere Models for Improving Precise Orbit Determination of Low-Earth Orbiting Satellites (DFG)

Regional Gravity Field

ORG4Heights

 

Optimally combined regional geoid models for the realization of height systems in developing countries (DFG)

Geo-H
 

  Enhanced Geopotential Field Modelling as Basis for the Establishment of Precise Height Systems (DFG)
 

Recently finished projects

AUDITOR
 

 

Advanced Multi-Constellation EGNSS Augmentation and Monitoring Network and its Application in Precision Agriculture (EU Horizon2020)

   

INSIGHT
 

 

Interactions of Low-orbiting Satellites with the Surrounding Ionosphere and Thermosphere (DFG)

NEG-OCEAN
 

 

Variations in ocean currents, sea-ice concentration, and sea surface temperature along the North-East coast of Greenland (DFG)

   

Reference Systems (PN5)
 

 

Consistent celestial and terrestrial reference frames by improved modeling and combination (DFG)

   

Reference Systems (PN6)
 

 

Consistent dynamic satellite reference frames and terrestrial geodetic datum parameters (DFG)

   

REWAP
 

 

Monitoring and Prediction of Regional Water Availability for Agricultural Production under the Influence of Climate Anomalies and Weather Extremes (IGSSE)

WLDYN
 

 

Assessing the spatiotemporal dynamics of water volumes in large wetlands and lakes by combining remote sensing with macro-scale hydrological modelling (DFG)

 

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