WG4 Meeting in Timisoara
17 February 2018

State of the art and challenges on the use UAS for Environmental Monitoring

FIRST HARMONIOUS WORKSHOP

The use UAS Techniques for Environmental Monitoring:
state of the art and challenges

Scientific Park of the Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Spain
February 15, 2017

PROGRAM

8:00-8:45 Welcome and Registration
8:45-10:30 – Session 1 – UAS for Environmental Monitoring [Convener Pauline Miller]
[8:45-9:00] HARMONIOUS COST Action: challenges and opportunities – Salvatore Manfreda (Chair), Brigitta Toth (Vice Chair) [PDF]
[9:00-9:15] UAV-based monitoring of grasslands: Experiences using accessible technology and techniques – Joel Forsmoo (University of Exeter, UK) – Invited
[9:15-9:30] Development of European and Spanish regulations for RPAS. Progress and future perspectives – Israel Quintanilla, (Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Spain) [PDF]
[9:30-9:45] State of the art of the Wageningen University and Research-Unmanned Aerial Remote Sensing Facility and its applications and challenges in agriculture and nature – Sander Mucher (Wageningen Environmental Research, Netherlands) [PDF]
[9:45-10:00] GRONE Project: a cross-border cluster for UAV-based services – Thomas Beco (University of Liege, Belgium)
[10:00-10:15] The importance of altimetry in the UAV missions design – Miguel A. Manso (Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain) [PDF]
[10:15-10:30] Soil spectral library for quantitative mapping of the soil surface – Eyal Ben Dor (Tel Aviv University, Israel) [PDF]

11:00-13:30 – Session 2-UAS for Vegetation Monitoring [Convener Antonino Maltese]
[11:00-11:15] New UAVs opportunities for ecology and agriculture – Xurxo Gago (University of Balearic Islands, Spain) – Invited
[11:15-11:30] Detection of forest windthrow areas by unmanned aircraft system with RTK – Martin Mokroš (Technical University in Zvolen, Slovakia) [PDF]
[11:30-11:45] Assessing the ability of hybrid poplar for in-situ phytoextraction of cadmium by using UAV–photogrammetry and 3D flow simulator – Nunzio Romano (University of Naples”Federico II”, Italy) [PDF]
[11:45-12:00] Vegetation monitoring in Iceland using UAV´s – Victor Madrigal, Bryndís Marteinsdóttir (Svarmi-The Soil Conservation Service of Iceland, Iceland) [PDF]
[12:00-12:15] Combining measurements for drought by UAS thermal platform – Jesper Svensgaard (University of Copenhagen, Denmark) [PDF]
[12:15-12:30] From below to aboveground: Using and up scaling the bioindicator potential – Maria Tsiafouli (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece) [PDF]
[12:30-12:45] Remote-sensing assessment of selected urban forest parks in Karlovo region – S. Dimitrov, V. Chepisheva, M. Zhiyanski, Ivaylo Tsvetkov (Sofia University, Bulgaria) [PDF]
[12:45]-13:00] Unmanned aircraft for alien plant species detection and monitoring – Petr Dvořák (Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic) [PDF]

[13:00-13:30] Discussion

15:00-17:30 – Session 3 – UAS for Hydrological Monitoring [Convener Bob Su]
[15:00-15:15] Obtaining soil hydraulic parameters to enhance soil moisture prediction with UAS – Brigitta Toth (Hungarian Academy of Science, Hungary) [PDF]
[15:15-15:30] Using infrared thermography towards optimizing water use in irrigated agriculture – Isabel Pedroso De Lima (University of Coimbra, Portugal) [PDF]
[15:30-15:45] On the use of remote sensed soil moisture data in spatio-temporal model calibration for a Mediterranean catchment – Carlos Echeverria, Félix Francés (Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain) [PDF]
[15:45-16.00] Calibration and Validation methodologies for SMOS/SMAP – Bob Su (University of Twente, Netherlands) [PDF]
[16:00-16.15] Surface soil water content mapping using thermal images: limits and advantages – Antonino Maltese, Giuseppe Ciraolo (University of Palermo, Italy) [PDF]
[16:15-16:30] Field experiences on stream flow monitoring by UAS – Flavia Tauro (University of Tuscia, Italy) [PDF]
[16:30-16:45] Exploring the optimal experimental setup for surface flow velocity measurements using PTV – Salvatore Manfreda (University of Basilicata, Italy) [PDF]

[16:45-17:30] Discussion and Closure

              

Attachments

# File Description Date added Added by File size Downloads
1 pdf 1_1 Introduction given by Prof. Salvatore Manfreda
HARMONIOUS COST Action: challenges and opportunities
8 June 2018 19:59 Salvatore Manfreda 23 MB 86
2 pdf 1_3 Presentation given by Prof. Israel Quintanilla
Development of European and Spanish regulations for RPAS. Progress and future perspectives
8 June 2018 20:01 Salvatore Manfreda 5 MB 97
3 pdf 1_4 Presentation given by Prof. Sander Mucher
State of the art of the Wageningen University and Research-Unmanned Aerial Remote Sensing Facility and its applications and challenges in agriculture and nature
8 June 2018 20:02 Salvatore Manfreda 19 MB 102
4 pdf 1_6 Presentation given by Prof. Miguel A. Manso
The importance of altimetry in the UAV missions design
8 June 2018 20:02 Salvatore Manfreda 3 MB 91
5 pdf 1_7 Presentation given by Prof. Eyal Ben Dor
Soil spectral library for quantitative mapping of the soil surface
8 June 2018 20:03 Salvatore Manfreda 28 MB 79
6 pdf 2_2 Presentation given by Mokros
Detection of forest windthrow areas by unmanned aircraft system with RTK
8 June 2018 20:03 Salvatore Manfreda 3 MB 70
7 pdf 2_3 Presentation given by Prof. Nunzio Romano
Assessing the ability of hybrid poplar for in-situ phytoextraction of cadmium by using UAV–photogrammetry and 3D flow simulator
8 June 2018 20:03 Salvatore Manfreda 14 MB 60
8 pdf 2_4 Bryndís Marteinsdóttir
Vegetation monitoring in Iceland using UAV´s
8 June 2018 20:04 Salvatore Manfreda 9 MB 62
9 pdf 2_5 Presentation given by Jesper Svensgaard
Combining measurements for drought by UAS thermal platform
8 June 2018 20:04 Salvatore Manfreda 39 MB 71
10 pdf 3_2 Presentation given by Isabel de Lima
Using infrared thermography towards optimizing water use in irrigated agriculture
8 June 2018 20:06 Salvatore Manfreda 18 MB 64
11 pdf 3_1 Presentation given by Brigitta Toth
Obtaining soil hydraulic parameters to enhance soil moisture prediction with UAS
8 June 2018 20:06 Salvatore Manfreda 4 MB 69
12 pdf 2_8 Presentation given by Dr. Petr Dvořák
Unmanned aircraft for alien plant species detection and monitoring
8 June 2018 20:06 Salvatore Manfreda 34 MB 68
13 pdf 2_7 Presentation given by Tsvetkov
Remote-sensing assessment of selected urban forest parks in Karlovo region
8 June 2018 20:05 Salvatore Manfreda 7 MB 84
14 pdf 2_6 Presentation given by Maria Tsiafouli
From below to aboveground: Using and up scaling the bioindicator potential
8 June 2018 20:05 Salvatore Manfreda 35 MB 76
15 pdf 3_3 On the use of remote sensed soil moisture data in spatio-temporal model calibration for a Mediterranean catchment
8 June 2018 20:06 Salvatore Manfreda 4 MB 59
16 pdf 3_4 Presentation given by Prof. Bob Su
Calibration and Validation methodologies for SMOS/SMAP
8 June 2018 20:06 Salvatore Manfreda 8 MB 60
17 pdf 3_5 Presentation given by Antonino Maltese
Surface soil water content mapping using thermal images: limits and advantages
8 June 2018 20:07 Salvatore Manfreda 7 MB 73
18 pdf 3_6 Presentation given by Flavia Tauro
Field experiences on stream flow monitoring by UAS
8 June 2018 20:07 Salvatore Manfreda 7 MB 70
19 pdf 3_7 Presentation given by Prof. Salvatore Manfreda
Exploring the optimal experimental setup for surface flow velocity measurements using PTV
8 June 2018 20:07 Salvatore Manfreda 7 MB 85