Christian Schwatke, Dipl.-Inf. (FH)

Deutsches Geodätisches Forschungsinstitut und
Lehrstuhl für Geodätische Geodynamik (Prof. Seitz)

Postadresse
Arcisstr. 21
80333 München

Tel.: +49 (89) 23031-1109
Fax.: +49 (89) 23031-1240
christian.schwatke@tum.de

Research Area

Satellite altimetry over inland waters, Developer of the "Database for Hydrological Time Series of Inland Waters" (DAHITI)" and the "Open Altimeter Database" (OpenADB), Satellite Laser Ranging (SLR)

Academic Career

  • since 2008, Research Associate at DGFI
  • 2008, M. Sc. Computer Science (Computer graphics and image processing) at Munich University of Applied Sciences
  • 2006, Dipl. Inf. (FH) Computer Science at Munich University of Applied Sciences

Functions/Memberships

Centre National d`Etudes Spatiales (CNES) / National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

  • Ocean Surface Topography Science Team, Member (since 2017)

International Association of Geodesy (IAG)

  • Global Geodetic Observing System (GGOS) Working Group on DOIs for Geodetic Data, Member (since 2019)

International Laser Ranging Service (ILRS)

  • Analysis Standing Committee, Member (since 2018)
  • Data Centre (EDC), Chair (since 2010)
  • Data Formats and Procedures Standing Committee, Chair (since 2018)
  • Data Formats and Procedures Standing Committee, Member (2010-2017)
  • Governing Board, Member (since 2018)
  • Networks and Engineering Standing Committee, Member (since 2016)
  • Operations Centre (EDC), Chair (since 2010)
  • Study Group on Data Format Update, Member (since 2016)
  • Study Group on ILRS Software Library, Member (since 2014)

Publications

2019

Busker T., de Roo A., Gelati E., Schwatke C., Adamovic M., Bisselink B., Pekel J.-F., Cottam A.: A global lake and reservoir volume analysis using a surface water dataset and satellite altimetry. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 23(2), 669-690, 10.5194/hess-23-669-2019, 2019 (Open Access)
Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: Multi-Mission Cross-Calibration of Satellite Altimeters - Systematic Differences between Sentinel-3A and Jason-3. In: (Eds.), International Association of Geodesy Symposia, 10.1007/1345_2019_58, 2019
Müller F. L., Dettmering D., Wekerle C., Schwatke C., Bosch W., Seitz F.: Geostrophic Currents in the northern Nordic Seas - A Combined Dataset of Multi-Mission Satellite Altimetry and Ocean Modeling (data). Deutsches Geodätisches Forschungsinstitut, München , 10.1594/PANGAEA.900691, 2019 (Open Access)
Müller F. L., Dettmering D., Wekerle C., Schwatke C., Passaro M., Bosch W., Seitz F.: Geostrophic currents in the northern Nordic Seas from a combination of multi-mission satellite altimetry and ocean modeling. Earth System Science Data, 11(4), 1765-1781, 10.5194/essd-11-1765-2019, 2019 (Open Access)
Piccioni G., Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Passaro M., Seitz F.: Design and regional assessment of an empirical tidal model based on FES2014 and coastal altimetry. Advances in Space Research, 10.1016/j.asr.2019.08.030, 2019
Rose S.K., Andersen O.B., Passaro M., Ludwigsen C.A., Schwatke C.: Arctic Ocean Sea Level Record from the Complete Radar Altimetry Era: 1991–2018. Remote Sensing, 11(14), 1672, 10.3390/rs11141672, 2019 (Open Access)
Schwatke C., Scherer D., Dettmering D.: Automated Extraction of Consistent Time-Variable Water Surfaces of Lakes and Reservoirs Based on Landsat and Sentinel-2. Remote Sensing, 11(9), 1010, 10.3390/rs11091010, 2019 (Open Access)

2018

Noll C.E., Ricklefs R., Horvath J., Müller H., Schwatke C., Torrence M.: Information resources supporting scientific research for the international laser ranging service. Journal of Geodesy, 10.1007/s00190-018-1207-2, 2018
Piccioni G., Dettmering D., Passaro M., Schwatke C., Bosch W., Seitz F.: Coastal Improvements for Tide Models: The Impact of ALES Retracker. Remote Sensing, 10(5), 10.3390/rs10050700, 2018 (Open Access)
Schwatke C.: EUROLAS Data Center (EDC) - Status Report 2016-2018. Proceedings of the 21th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, Canberra, Australia, 2018-11-05
Schwatke C.: EUROLAS Data Center (EDC) – Recent Developments (Site Logs, Station History Logs, and Data Transfer). Proceedings of the 21th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, Canberra, Australia, 2018-11-06

2017

Boergens E, Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Seitz F.: Water level, areal extent and volume change of Lake Tanganyika, Lake Turkana, Lake Tonle Sap and Lake Constance: Multi-year time series from satellite altimetry and remote sensing (data). Deutsches Geodätisches Forschungsinstitut, München, -, 10.1594/pangaea.883898, 2017
Tourian M.J., Schwatke C., Sneeuw N.: River discharge estimation at daily resolution from satellite altimetry over an entire river basin. Journal of Hydrology, Vol. 546, 230-247, 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2017.01.009, 2017

2016

Boergens E., Buhl S., Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Seitz F.: The kriging method for combining multi-mission altimetry over the Mekong river. In: Ouwehand L. (Ed.) Proceedings of the Living Planet Symposium 2016, Prague, Czech Republic, ESA SP-740, 2016-08-01
Boergens E., Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Seitz F.: Treating the hooking effect in satellite altimetry data: a case study along the Mekong River and its tributaries. Remote Sensing, 8(2), 91, 10.3390/rs8020091, 2016 (Open Access)
Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Boergens E., Seitz F.: Potential of ENVISAT radar altimetry for water level monitoring in the Pantanal wetland. Remote Sensing, 8(7), 596, 10.3390/rs8070596, 2016 (Open Access)
Dettmering D., Strehl F., Schwatke C., Seitz F.: Satellite altimetry and SAR remote sensing for monitoring inundation in the Pantanal wetland. In: Ouwehand L. (Ed.) Proceedings of the Living Planet Symposium 2016, Prague, Czech Republic, ESA SP-740, 2016-08-01
Göttl F., Dettmering D., Müller F.L., Schwatke C.: Lake level estimation based on CryoSat-2 SAR altimetry and multi-looked waveform classification. Remote Sensing, 8(11), 885, 10.3390/rs8110885, 2016 (Open Access)
Göttl F., Schwatke C., Dettmering D.: Combination of Envisat, CryoSat-2 and SARAL/AltiKa measurements for estimating water level variations of lakes. In: Ouwehand L. (Ed.) Proceedings of the Living Planet Symposium 2016, Prague, Czech Republic, ESA SP-740, 2016-08-01
Schlicht A., Bamann C., Marz St., Schwatke C., Schreiber U., Prochazka I.: Status of the ELT data center. Proceedings of the 20th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, Potsdam, Germany, 2016
Schwatke C.: EUROLAS Data Center (EDC) – Status Report 2014-2016. Proceedings of the 20th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, Potsdam, Germany, 2016
Schwatke C.: EUROLAS Data Center (EDC) – Recent developments of the EDC. Proceedings of the 20th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, Potsdam, Germany, 2016

2015

Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Bosch W.: Global calibration of SARAL/AltiKa using multi-mission sea surface height crossovers. Marine Geodesy 38 (supl1): 206-218, 10.1080/01490419.2014.988832, 2015
Schwatke C.: Historical development of the SLR data holding at EDC between 1976 and 2014. Proceedings of 19th International Laser Ranging Workshop, Annapolis, USA, 2015
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Boergens E., Bosch W.: Potential of SARAL/AltiKa for inland water applications. Marine Geodesy 38(Supplement 1): 626-643, 10.1080/01490419.2015.1008710, 2015
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Bosch W., Seitz F.: DAHITI – an innovative approach for estimating water level time series over inland waters using multi-mission satellite altimetry. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 19(10): 4345-4364, 10.5194/hess-19-4345-2015, 2015 (Open Access)

2014

Bosch W., Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: Multi-mission cross-calibration of satellite altimeters: constructing a long-term data record for global and regional sea level change studies. Remote Sensing 6(3): 2255-2281, 10.3390/rs6032255, 2014 (Open Access)

2013

Bosch W., Savcenko R., Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: A two-decade time series of eddy-resolving dynamic ocean topography (iDOT). In: Ouwehand L. (Ed.) Proceedings of "20 Years of Progress in Radar Altimetry", Sept. 2012, Venice, Italy, ESA SP-710 (CD-ROM), ISBN 978-92-9221-274-2, ESA/ESTEC, 2013
Schwatke C.: EDC Report 2012. DGFI Report No. 90, Deutsches Geodätisches Forschungsinstitut, 2013
Schwatke C.: EUROLAS Data Center - Status Report 2011- 2013. Proceedings of ILRS Workshop 2013, 2013
Singh A., Seitz F., Schwatke C.: Application of multi-sensor satellite data to observe water storage variations. Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing (JSTARS), 6(3): 1502-1508, 10.1109/JSTARS.2013.2258326, 2013

2012

Singh A., Seitz F., Schwatke C.: Inter-annual water storage changes in the Aral Sea from multi-mission satellite altimetry, optical remote sensing, and GRACE satellite gravimetry. Remote Sensing of Environment, Vol. 123: 187-195, 10.1016/j.rse.2012.01.001, 2012

2011

Bouman J., Ebbing J., Fuchs M., Schmidt M., Bosch W., Schwatke C., Fattah R.A., Meekes S., Abbink O., Schavemaker Y.: Heterogeneous Gravity Data Combination for Earth Interior and Geophysical Exploration Research. Proceedings GOCE User Workshop 2011, ESA SP-696, 2011
Schwatke C.: Automated Data Management of SLR Data and Products at the EUROLAS Data Center (EDC). ILRS 2009-2010 Annual Report, 2011
Schwatke C.: Automated Data Management of SLR Data and Products at the EUROLAS Data Center (EDC). Proceedings of ILRS Workshop 2011, 2011
Schwatke C., Forberg B.: The EUROLAS Data Center (EDC): Status Report 2009-2011. Proceedings of ILRS Workshop 2011, 2011

2010

Bosch W., Dettmering D., Savcenko R., Schwatke C.: Kinematik des Meerespiegels: Eddies, Gezeiten, Meerestopographie und Meeresspiegelanstieg. Zeitschrift für Vermessungswesen, 135, Heft 2, 2010
Heinkelmann R., Schwatke C.: The tropospheric products of the International VLBI Service for Geodesy and Astrometry. In: IVS 2010 General Meeting Proceedings, D. Behrend and K.D. Baver (Eds.), NASA/CP-2010-215864, 340-344, 2010
Seemüller W., Arenz H., Bosch W., Hornik H., Leismüller F., Müller H., Sánchez L., Schwatke C.: Informationstechnologien und Kommunikation am DGFI. Zeitschrift für Vermessungswesen, 135, Heft 2, 2010

2008

Schwatke C.: Erkennung und Verfolgung von Eddies (wirbelförmigen Meeresspiegelanomalien) durch Kombination von Altimeterdaten und Meeresspiegeltemperaturen. Master Thesis in Computer Science, Munich University of Applied Sciences, 2008

Posters/Presentations

2019

Beckley B.D., Yang X., Zelensky N.P., Lemoine F.G., Ray R.D., Loomis B.D., Passaro M., Schwatke C., Mitchum G.T.: Assessment of Global and Regional Sea-Level Estimates based on Reprocessed TOPEX/Jason Altimetry. NASA Sea Level Change Science Team, Annapolis, Maryland, USA, 2019-03-11 (Poster)
Busker T., De Roo A., Gelati E., Schwatke C., Adamovic M., Bisselink B., Pekel, J. F., Cottam A.: Resilient lakes and reservoirs: making a change with satellite-based global monitoring. 8th IWA-Aspire 2019, Hong Kong, 2019
Chereskin T., Gille S., Mazloff M., Cornuelle B., Wang J., Menemenlis D., Passaro M., Schwatke C., Rocha C. : High-wavenumber variability in the California Current: Evaluating sub-100-km scales with high-resolution altimetry, ADCP, and model output. OSTST Meeting 2019, Chicago, IL, USA, 2019-10-25
Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: Direct comparison of Sentinel-3 SRAL LRM and SAR mode data for inland water level estimation. ESA Living Planet Symposium 2019, Milan, Italy, 2019-05-14 (Poster)
Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: Assessment of Sentinel-3A/B ocean data sets: Recent results of DGFI-TUM's multi-mission cross-calibration. OSTST Meeting, Chicago, IL, US, 2019-10-22 (Poster)
Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Scherer D., Ellenbeck L., Seitz F.: Satellitenaltimetrie: Wasserhöhen, Speichervolumen und Abflüsse aus dem Weltraum. Neue Perspektiven der Erdbeobachtung, Köln, Germany, 2019-11-13
Ellenbeck L., Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Seitz F.: Improving Altimetry-Derived Water Level Time Series of Small Inland Water Bodies: Impact of Introducing Time-Dependent Land-Water Masks. ESA Living Planet Symposium 2019, Milan, 2019-05-14 (Poster)
Le Henaff M., Kersale M., Meinen C., Perez R., Chidichimo M.P., Passaro M., Schwatke C., Birol F., Faugere Y.: Combining coastal altimetry and in situ observations to improve Meridional Overturning Circulation estimates: focus on the Southwestern Atlantic. OSTST Meeting 2019, Chicago, IL, USA, 2019-10-25
Léger F., Birol F., Niño F., Passaro M., Cazenave A., Legeais J.F., Schwatke C., Benveniste J.: The new generation of high-resolution X-TRACK/ALES regional altimetry product. OSTST Meeting 2019, Chicago, IL, USA, 2019-10-30 (Poster)
Müller F. L., Passaro M., Abulaitijiang A., Andersen O. B., Dettmering D., Høyer J., Johansson M., Skovgaard Madsen K., Rautiainen L., Ringgaard I., Rinne E., Särkkä J., Scarrott R., Schwatke C., Seitz F., Tuohy E., Tuomi L., Ambrozio A., Restano M., Benveniste J.: Baltic SEAL: Building a Sea Level Product for Climate Research in a Region Featuring Jagged Coastline and Sea-ice Coverage. OSTST Meeting 2019, Chicago, IL, USA , 2019
Oelsmann J., Passaro M., Dettmering D., Sanchez L., Schwatke C., Seitz F.: Comparability of coastal altimetry with tide gauges and application for vertical land motion detection. Frontiers of geodetic science, Stuttgart, Germany, 2019
Piccioni G., Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Passaro M., Seitz F.: Exploiting coastal altimetry to improve tidal estimation. ESA Living Planet Symposium 2019, 2019
Scarrott R., Flood S., Passaro M., Müller F. L., Abulaitijiang A., Andersen O. B., Dettmering D., Høyer J., Johansson M., Skovgaard Madsen K., Rautiainen L., Ringgaard I., Rinne E., Särkkä J., Schwatke C., Oelsmann J., Seitz F., Tuomi L., Ambrozio A., Restano M., Benveniste J.: ESA Baltic SEAL: Setting course to advance satellite-derived sea-level products for jagged coastlines. 13th Irish Earth Observation Symposium (IEOS), Galway, Ireland, 2019 (Poster)
Schlembach F., Passaro M., Quartly G., Nencioli F., Kurekin A., Dodet G., Piollé J.F., Cipollini P., Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Seitz F., and Donlon C.: Round Robin Assessment of Radar Altimeter LRM and SAR Retracking Algorithms for Significant Wave Height. OSTST Meeting, Chicago, IL, US , 2019-10-22 (Poster)
Schwatke C., Scherer D.: Estimation of gap-less time series of inland waters` surface areas using Landsat and Sentinel-2. ESA Living Planet Symposium 2019, Milan, 2019-05-16 (Poster)
Schwatke C., Scherer D., Dettmering D.: DAHITI: Improving altimetry-derived water level time series of inland waters by a combination with optical remote sensing images from Landsat and Sentinel-2. ESA Living Planet Symposium 2019, Milan, 2019-05-14 (Poster)
Schwatke C., Scherer D., Dettmering D.: AWAX: A new Approach for Automated Extraction of Consistent Time-Variable Water Surfaces of Lakes and Reservoirs using Landsat and Sentinel-2. IUGG General Assembly 2019, Montreal, Canada, 2019-07-11
Schwatke C., Scherer D., Dettmering D., Ellenbeck L.: Estimating Long-Term Water Level Time Series of Inland Waters since 1984 by Combining Satellite Altimetry and Optical Remote Sensing Images. IUGG General Assembly 2019, Montreal, Canada, 2019-07-11
Tarpanelli A., Passaro M., Marti F., Cazenave A., Birol F., Léger F., Niño F., Schwatke C., Camici S., Brocca L., Massari C., Moramarco T,, Benveniste J.: Exploiting Remote Sensing Synergy to Analyse Localised Coastal Sea Level and River Level Trends: the Sassandra River Case Study. ESA Living Planet 2019, Milano, 2019-05-21 (Poster)

2018

Boergens E., Schwatke C., Dettmering D.: Performance of Sentinel-3A for the Observation of Water Level Variations of Rivers and Lakes. Ocean Surface Topography Science Team (OSTST) Meeting, Ponta Delgada, Azores, Portugal, 2018-09-27 (Poster)
Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: Multi-Mission Cross-Calibration of Satellite Altimeters: Constructing a Long-Term Data Record for Sea Level Change Studies. International Review Workshop on Satellite Altimetry Cal/Val Activities & Applications, Chania, Crete, Greece, 2018-04-24
Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: Relative range bias drifts revealed by a multi-mission crossover analysis: from TOPEX to Sentinel-3. Ocean Surface Topography Science Team (OSTST) Meeting, Ponta Delgada, Azores, Portugal, 2018-09-27 (Poster)
Passaro M., Cipollini P., Quartly G.D., Smith W.H.F., Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: From the open ocean to the coast and back with ALES: Bypassing waveform tail artefacts to observe the coastal sea level variability. 25 Years of Progress in Radar Altimetry, Ponta Delgada, Azores, Portugal, 2018-09-25
Passaro M., Nuñez A., Schwatke C.: ALES dataset in OpenADB. OSTST Meeting 2018, Ponta Delgada, Azores, Portugal, 2018-09-27
Passaro M., Smith W., Schwatke C., Piccioni G., Dettmering D.: Validation of a global dataset based on subwaveform retracking: improving the precision of pulse-limited satellite altimetry. 11th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, Frascati (ESA-ESRIN), Italy, 2018-06-15
Piccioni G., Dettmering D., Passaro M., Schwatke C., Bosch W., Seitz F.: Coastal Improvements for Tide Models: the Impact of ALES retracker. 11th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, 2018-06-13
Piccioni G., Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Bosch W., Seitz F.: An updated EOT model: first impressions from the North Sea. Ocean Surface Topography Science Team (OSTST) Meeting, Ponta Delgada, Azores, Portugal, 2018 (Poster)
Scherer D., Schwatke C.: Automated Extraction of Time-Variable Water Surfaces based on Google Earth Engine. Geodätische Woche, Frankfurt a. M., Germany, 2018-10-17
Schwatke C.: EUROLAS Data Center (EDC) - Status Report 2016-2018. 21th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, Canberra, Australia, 2018-11-05 (Poster)
Schwatke C.: EUROLAS Data Center (EDC) – Recent Developments (Site Logs, Station History Logs, and Data Transfer). 21th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, Canberra, Australia, 2018-11-06
Schwatke C., Dettmering D.: Database for Hydrological Time Series of Inland Waters (DAHITI). 2nd Mapping Water Bodies from Space Conference, Frascati, Italy, 2018-03-27 (Poster)
Schwatke C., Scherer D.: Automated Extraction of Time-Variable Water Surfaces based on Google Earth Engine. 2nd Mapping Water Bodies from Space Conference, Frascati, Italy, 2018-03-28

2017

Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: Calibration and Validation of altimeter observations and models by means of global multi-mission crossover analysis. 2017 Ocean Surface Topography Science Team (OSTST) meeting, Miami, FL, USA, 2017-10-26 (Poster)
Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: Multi-mission cross-calibration: a prerequisite for climate studies based on satellite altimetry. Satellite Geodesy for Climate Studies, IAG Workshop, Bonn, Germany, 2017-09-20
Göttl F., Dettmering D., Müller F.L., Schwatke C.: A new processing strategy for CryoSat-2 SAR data over lakes based on waveform classification, sub-waveform retracking and outlier rejection. EGU General Assembly 2017, Vienna, Austria, 2017 (Poster)
Otsubo T., Müller H., Schwatke C., Pavlis E.: The ILRS Rapid Service Mail a tool to inform stations quickly about potential problem. ILRS Technical Workshop 2017, 2017-10-03
Passaro M., Smith W., Schwatke C., Piccioni G., Dettmering D.: Validation of a global dataset based on subwaveform retracking: improving the precision of pulse-limited satellite altimetry. OSTST Meeting 2017, Miami, USA, 2017
Schwatke C, Dettmering D.: DAHITI: Inland Water Levels from Space for Climate Studies. IAG Workshop: Satellite Geodesy for Climate Studies, Bonn, Germany, 2017-09-20 (Poster)
Schwatke C.: Updated Procedure for "Station History Logs" and "Site Logs". ILRS Technical Workshop 2017, Riga, Latvia, 2017-10-02
Schwatke C., Dettmering D.: Mission-Independent Classification of Altimeter Waveforms for Applications in the Open Ocean, at the Coastal Zone and Over Land. 10th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, Florence, Italy, 2017-02-21

2016

Boergens E., Buhl S., Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Seitz F.: The kriging method for combining multi-mission altimetry over the Mekong River. ESA Living Planet Symposia 2016, Prague, Czech Republic, 2016-05-10 (Poster)
Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: Global multi-mission crossover analysis: performance of Jason-3 and other new data sets. 2016 Ocean Surface Topography Science Team (OSTST) meeting, La Rochelle, France, 2016-11-02
Dettmering D., Strehl F., Schwatke C., Seitz F.: Satellite Altimetry and SAR remote sensing for monitoring inundation in the Pantanal Wetland. ESA Living Planet Symposium, Prage, Czech Republic, 2016-05-09/13 (Poster), 2016
Göttl F., Schwatke C., Dettmering D.: Combination of Envisat, CryoSat-2 and SARAL/ALTIKA measurements for estimating water level variations of lakes. ESA Living Planet Symposia 2016, Prague, Czech Republic, 2016 (Poster)
Müller F., Passaro M., Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Bosch W.: Unsupervised classification of multi-mission altimetry data for open water detection in the Greenland Sea. OSTST 2016, La Rochelle, France, 2016-11-03 (Poster)
Schlicht A., Bamann Ch., Marz S., Schwatke C., Schreiber U., Prochazka I.: Status of the ELT data center. 20th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, 2016-10-13
Schwatke C.: EUROLAS Data Center (EDC) – Recent developments of the EDC. 20th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, 2016-10-10 (Poster)
Schwatke C.: EUROLAS Data Center (EDC) – Status Report 2014-2016. 20th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, Potsdam, Germany, 2016-10-10 (Poster)
Schwatke C., Dettmering D.: DAHITI - An Innovative Approach for Estimating Water Level Time Series over Inland Water using Multi-Mission Satellite Altimetry. EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 2016-04-18
Schwatke C., Dettmering D.: Database for Hydrological Time Series of Inland Waters (DAHITI). EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 2016-04-22 (Poster)
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Boergens E., Seitz F.: DAHITI - Pegelstände aus dem Weltall. Aktuelles zu Wasserforschung - eine Ausstellung des TUM Wasser Cluster, TUM Science & Study Center Raitenhaslach, Burghausen, Germany, 2016-06-05 (Poster)

2015

Boergens E., Dettmering D., Göttl F., Schwatke C., Seitz F.: Water level variations within the Lower Mekong River network derived by satellite altimetry. Earth Oberservation for Water Cycle Science 2015, 2015-10-21
Boergens E., Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Seitz F.: Correcting the Hooking Effect in satellite altimetry data for time series estimation over smaller rivers. EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 2015
Boergens E., Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Seitz F.: Using the Hooking Effect in satellite altimetry data for water level time series estimation over smaller rivers in the Mekong basin. Hydrospace 2015, ESA-ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, 2015
Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Bosch W.: Latest results of DGFI’s multi-mission crossover analysis. OSTST 2015, Reston, VA, USA, 2015
Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Braakmann-Folgmann A., Boergens E.: Monitoring of water level variations of inundation areas within the Pantanal Wetland. IUGG General Assembly 2015, Prague, Czech Republic, 2015
Haberkorn C., Fuchs M., Ressler G., Schwatke C.: Assessing the potential to increase the spatial resolution of water storage variations from a combination of GRACE and GOCE. EOFWCS 2015, Frascati, Italien, 2015
Schwatke C., Dettmering D.: Classification of Altimeter Waveforms for an Improved Estimation of Water Level Time Series over Inland Water. 9th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, Reston, Virginia, USA, 2015
Schwatke C., Dettmering D.: DAHITI - An Innovative Approach for Estimating Water Level Time Series over Inland Water using Multi-Mission Satellite Altimetry. 9th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, Reston, Virginia, USA, 2015-10-18/19, 2015
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Boergens E.: Height Estimation and Error Assessment ofcalculated by a Kalman Filter Approach usingInland Water Level Time Series Multi-Mission Satellite Altimetry. EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 2015
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Boergens E.: Database for Hydrological Time Series of Inland Waters (DAHITI). Earth Observation for Water Cycle Science, Frascati, Italy, 2015
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Boergens E.: Height Estimation and Error Assessment of Inland Water Level Time Series calculated by a Kalman Filter Approach using Multi-Mission Satellite Altimetry. Mapping Water Bodies from Space 2015, Frascati, Italy, 2015
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Boergens E.: Database for Hydrological Time Series of Inland Waters (DAHITI). Ocean Surface Topography Science Team Meeting, Reston, Virginia, USA, 2015
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Göttl F.: Classification of altimeter waveforms for an improved estimation of water level time series over inland water. Hydrospace 2015, ESA-ESRIN, Frascati, Italy, 2015

2014

Boergens E., Schwatke C., Dettmering D.: Performance of Saral/AltiKa over inland water on effects of atmospheric water content. 8th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, Lake Constance, Germany, 2014
Boergens E., Schwatke C., Dettmering D.: Performance of Saral/AltiKa over inland water. SARAL/AltiKa Workshop, Lake Constance, Germany, 2014
Bosch W., Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Panzetta F.: Case study on minor tides - modeling, computation or estimation?. Ocean Surface Topography Science Team Meeting, Lake Constance, Germany, 2014
Bosch W., Müller F., Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: Validating space-based time-variable dynamic ocean topography by surface currents observed by ARGO floats and surface drifters. Ocean Surface Topography Science Team Meeting, Lake Constance, Germany, 2014-10-30 (Poster)
Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Bosch W.: Global calibration of SARAL/AltiKa using multi-mission sea surface height crossovers. SARAL/AltiKa Workshop, Lake Constance, Germany, 2014-10-27 (Poster)
Göttl F., Boergens E., Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: Cryosat-2 SAR altimetry for recovering sea surface heights in the open ocean and inland water - First results. SAR Altimetry Training Course, Lake Constance, Germany, 2014
Lieb V., Börger K., Bosch W., Bouman J., Buße K., Dettmering D., Görres B., Fuchs M., Haberkorn C., Kersten W., Kirsch S., Ressler G., Schmidt M., Schwatke C., Seitz F.: Regional Gravity field modeling as multi-resolution representation estimated from the combination of heterogeneous data sets. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, 2014-12-08
Lu C., Mora-Diaz J.A., Heinkelmann R., Schwatke C., Karbon M., Liu L., Nilsson T., Raposo-Pulido V., Soja B., Schuh H.: IVS rapid tropospheric parameter re-combination and comparison with GNSS products. 8th IVS General Meeting, Shanghai, China, 2014
Schwatke C.: Historical development of the SLR data holding at EDC between 1976 and 2014. 19th International Laser Ranging Workshop, Annapolis, USA, 2014-10-29 (Poster)
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Bosch W., Göttl F., Boergens E.: Database for Hydrological Time Series of Inland Waters (DAHITI). 8th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, Lake Constance, Germany, 2014
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Bosch W., Göttl F., Boergens E.: Database for Hydrological Time Series of Inland Waters (DAHITI). Ocean Surface Topography Science Team Meeting, Lake Constance, Germany, 2014
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Bosch W., Göttl F., Boergens E.: OpenADB: An Open Altimeter Database providing high-quality altimeter data and products. Ocean Surface Topography Science Team Meeting, Lake Constance, Germany, 2014
Woo J., Schwatke C., Müller H., Kim J.: Station Procedures. 19th International Laser Ranging Workshop, Annapolis, USA, 2014

2013

Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Bosch W.: Die Ozeanosphäre - DGFI Arbeiten im Bereich der Satellitenaltimetrie. FGS Workshop, Bad Kötzting, Germany, 2013
Lieb V., Bosch W., Bouman J., Dettmering D., Fuchs M., Haberkorn C., Schmidt M., Schwatke C.: Regionale Schwerefeldmodellierung aus der Kombination verschiedener Beobachtungstechniken. FGS Workshop 2013, Bad Kötzting, Germany, 2013
Schwatke C.: EUROLAS Data Center - Status Report 2011- 2013. 18th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, Fujiyoshida, Japan, 2013-11-11 (Poster)
Schwatke C.: EUROLAS Data Center - Improvements of the Website for the ILRS Community. 18th International Workshop on Laser Ranging, Fujiyoshida, Japan, 2013-11-11
Schwatke C., Bosch W.: Kalman filter Approach for geophysical lake level Time Series using multi-mission Altimetry. FGS Workshop 2013, Bad Kötzting, Germany, 2013
Schwatke C., Bosch W., Dettmering D.: A new Database of Water Level Time Series for Lakes, Rivers, and Wetlands from Multi-Mission Satellite Altimetry. ESA Living Planet Symposium, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, 2013
Schwatke C., Bosch W., Dettmering D.: A new Database of Water Level Time Series for Lakes, Rivers, and Wetlands from Multi-Mission Satellite Altimetry. IAG Scientific Assembly 2013, Potsdam, Germany, 2013
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Bosch W.: DAHITI: A new Database of Water Level Time Series for Lakes, River, and Wetlands from Multi-Mission Satellite Altimetry. 7th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, Boulder, USA, 2013
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Bosch W.: Using Multi-Mission Satellite Altimetry for Estimating Water Level Time Series of Inland Waters - The new Database for Hydrological Time Series of Inland Waters (DAHITI). Ocean Surface Topography Science Team (OSTST) Meeting 2013, Boulder, USA, 2013
Schwatke C., Dettmering D., Bosch W.: OpenADB: An Open Altimeter Database providing high-quality altimeter data and products. Ocean Surface Topography Science Team (OSTST) Meeting 2013, Boulder, USA, 2013
Schwatke C., Koch T., Bosch W.: Classifying Radar-Echos of Envisat Altimeter Data for an Optimized Retracking. FGS Workshop 2013, Bad Kötzting, Germany, 2013
Singh A., Seitz F., Schwatke C., Güntner A.: Hydrological storage variations in a lake water balance, observed from multi-sensor satellite data and hydrological models. EGU General Assembly 2013, Vienna, Austria, 2013

2012

Dettmering D., Haberkorn C., Lieb V., Schmidt M., Schwatke C.: Regionale Schwerefeldmodellierung: Fachprojekt RegGRAV. Abschlusskolloquium RegGRAV, München, Deutschland, 2012
Lieb V., Schmidt M., Dettmering D., Schwatke C., Bouman J., Fuchs M., Bosch W.: Regional Gravity Field Modeling by combining different observation techniques. Workshop on Regional Gravity and Geomagnetic Field Modelling, Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities, Munich, 2012
Schwatke C.: Monitoring lake and river level using satellite altimetry. CGE Seminar FB3, Munich, Germany, 2012-01-27
Schwatke C.: EUROLAS Data Center (EDC) - A new website for tracking the SLR data flow. European General Assembly 2012, Vienna, Austria, 2012-04-24 (Poster)
Schwatke C., Bosch W.: Kalman filter Approach for geophysical lake level Time Series using multi-mission Altimetry. 20 Years of Progress in Radar Altimetry, Venice, Italy, 2012
Schwatke C., Bosch W.: Eddy detection by means of a Kalman filter approach applied to multi-mission altimetry. 4th Argo Science Workshop, Venice, Italy, 2012
Schwatke C., Bosch W.: Lake and river level from satellite altimetry. GRACE Hydrology Workshop IGG Bonn, 2012
Schwatke C., Bosch W., Koch T.: Satellite Altimetry over Inland Water: A New Tool to Detect Geoid Errors!. European General Assembly 2012, Vienna, Austria, 2012
Schwatke C., Koch T., Bosch W.: Classifying Radar-Echos of Envisat Altimeter Data for an Optimized Retracking. 6th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, Riva del Garda, Italy, 2012
Schwatke C., Koch T., Bosch W.: Monitoring lake levels by retracking Envisat altimeter data: A case study on Lake Constance. European General Assembly 2012, Vienna, Austria, 2012
Singh A., Seitz F., Schwatke C.: Observations of water storage variations in the Aral Sea from multi-sensor satellite data. 2nd IAHR Europe Congress, Munich, 2012
Singh A., Seitz F., Schwatke C., Bosch W.: Application of the Satellite Altimetry over Terrestrial Water Body: A Case Study on Aral Sea. 20 Years of Progress in Radar Altimetry, Venice, Italy, 2012
Singh A., Seitz F., Schwatke C., Güntner A.: Geometrical and gravimetrical observations of the Aral Sea and its tributaries along with hydrological models. European General Assembly 2012, Vienna, Austria, 2012

2011

Bouman J., Ebbing J., Fuchs M., Gradmann S., Schmidt M., Bosch W., Schwatke C., Fattah R.A., Meekes S.: GOCE gravity gradient invariants for Earth interior and geophysical exploration research. AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, 2011
Bouman J., Ebbing J., Fuchs M., Schmidt M., Bosch W., Schwatke C., Fattah R.A., Meekes S., Abbink O., Schavemaker Y.: Heterogeneous Gravity Data Combination for Earth Interior and Geophysical Exploration Research. GOCE User Workshop, Munich, Germany, 2011
Schwatke C.: Automated Data Management of SLR Data and Products at the EUROLAS Data Center (EDC). 17th Workshop on Laser Ranging, Bad Kötzting, Germany, 2011-05-20
Schwatke C.: Messsysteme, Datengewinnung und Datenbereitstellung. Begutachtung des DGFI-Forschungsprogramms, Munich, 2011-11-22
Schwatke C., Bosch W., Koch T.: Satellite Altimetry over Inland Water: A New Tool to Detect Geoid Errors!. 5th Coastal Altimetry Workshop, San Diego, USA, 2011
Schwatke C., Bosch W., Koch T.: Satellite Altimetry over Inland Water: A New Tool to Detect Geoid Errors!. Ocean Surface Topography Science Team Meeting, San Diego, USA, 2011
Schwatke C., Bouman J., Bosch W.: Promotion. GOCE+ ITT Theme 2 Negotiation Meeting, Noordwijk, The Netherlands, 2011
Schwatke C., Forberg B.: The EUROLAS Data Center (EDC) - Status Report 2011. 17th Workshop on Laser Ranging, Bad Kötzting, Germany, 2011
Singh A., Seitz F., Schwatke C.: Inter-annual Water Storage Changes in the Aral Sea from Multi-mission Satellite Altimetry, Remote Sensing, and GRACE Satellite Gravimetry. Geodetic Week 2011, Nuremberg, Germany, 2011
Singh A., Seitz F., Schwatke C., Schmidt M., Güntner A.: Changing hydrology of the Aral Sea: Results from satellite altimetry, GRACE satellite gravimetry and hydrological modeling. EGU, Vienna, Austria, 2011

2010

Bosch W., Savcenko R., Schwatke C.: Instantaneous profiles of the dynamic ocean topography - here: quality assessment. EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 2010
Kusche J., Bosch W., Eicker A., Schwatke C.: PROMAN: Project management and scientific networking (Objectives). DFG Colloquium for the SPP 1257 "Mass Transport", Postdam, Germany, 2010
Kusche J., Bosch W., Eicker A., Schwatke C.: PROMAN: Project management and scientific networking (Results). DFG Colloquium for the SPP 1257 "Mass Transport", Postdam, Germany, 2010
Schwatke C.: Overview of digital elevation models with focus on ACE2. CLIVAR-Hydro Kick-Off-Seminar, Munich, Germany, 2010-10-12
Schwatke C., Bosch W.: Comparison of radar and laser altimetry over inland water. EGU, Vienna, Austria, 2010
Schwatke C., Bosch W., Savcenko R., Dettmering D.: OpenADB - An open database for multi-mission altimetry. EGU, Vienna, Austria, 2010
Schwatke C., Heinkelmann R.: The tropospheric products of the International VLBI Service for Geodesy and Astrometry. IVS 2010 General Meeting, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, 2010
Schwatke C., Savcenko R.: Using altimetry for the estimation of water heights on inland water. CLIVAR-Hydro Kick-Off-Seminar, Munich, Germany, 2010

2009

Savcenko R., Bosch W., Dettmering D., Schwatke C.: Ocean Tides on the Patagonian Shelf from Multi-Mission-Altimetry. Colloquium, CIMA, Buenos Aires, 2009
Schwatke C.: Dokumentation und Verwaltung von Software-Projekten mit Subversion und Doxygen. TU München, Germany, 2009-07-14
Schwatke C., Bosch W., Savcenko R., Dettmering D.: OpenADB - An open database for multi-mission altimetry. 3rd Workshop of SPP1257, DFG, Eitorf, Germany, 2009
Schwatke C., Bosch W., Savcenko R., Dettmering D.: OpenADB - Eine offene Datenbank für Multi-Missions Altimetrie. Geodätische Woche, Karlsruhe, Germany, 2009

2008

Schwatke C.: Automatische Segmentierung und Verfolgung von Eddies anhand von Altimeterdaten. Geodätische Woche, Bremen, Germany, 2008-10-01
Schwatke C., Bosch W.: Erkennung und Verfolgung von Eddies. FGS Workshop 2008, Bad Kötzting, Germany, 2008

2006

Bosch W., Schwatke C.: DFG priority program SPP1257 - Data management, information exchange, and outreach. Geotechnologien Statusseminar, University Bonn, 2006

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