Projects of Thomas Brinkhoff

Current Projects

funded by: Federal Acency for Cartography and Geodesy (BKG)
This is a joint project with the Institute for Photogrammetry and GeoInformation (IPI) and the Institute for Cartography and Geoinformatics (ikg), both from Leibniz University Hannover. It is the first project of the "Gauß Center... more
funded by: Niedersächsisches Vorab
Transformation and structural change in rural areas mean changes in space and time. Such spatiotemporal data is to be managed and processed by our “Geo-Toolbox”. It uses digital technologies such as databases and geographic information systems &#... more
funded by: Lower Saxony Ministry of Science and Culture (MWK)
This project aims at the development of the capabilities for a to the greatest possible extent automated detection of small, non-metallic maritime vehicles with satellite-born Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR). Methods will be applied to the spe... more
Prof. Dr. Thomas Brinkhoff (head) Peter Lanz (09.2015-09.2018)
funded by: Research fonds of Jade University
This university project has the aim to investigate data and design algorithms for supporting web map applications. more

Finished Projects

Spatial Data Infrastructure Lower Saxony

funded by: LGN Niedersachsen
Within this project we cooperated with the University of Osnabrück in order to evaluate the spatial data infrastructure of the State of Lower Saxony.
funded by: BMBF FHprofUnt
Within the WEBBOS project, we developed a system that measured the soil moisture in different depths and provides early warnings for floodings. more
Prof. Dr. Thomas Brinkhoff (head) Stephan Jansen, M.Sc. (09.2010-04.2011) Dipl.-Ing. Christian Knese (10.2007-02.2010)

Organisation und Auswertung großer georeferenzierter und spatio-temporaler 2D- und 3D-Messwertdatenbanken

funded by: Arbeitsgruppe Innovative Forschungsprojekte (AGIP)
In diesem Vorhaben wurden Techniken zur Organisation großer geo­referenzierter und spatio-temporaler Mess­wert­daten­banken entwickelt und erprobt.
Prof. Dr. Thomas Brinkhoff (head) Dipl.-Ing. Christian Möhlmann (06.2007-11.2008)

Offenes Katastrophenmanagement mit freiem GIS

funded by: BMBF FHprofUnt
Ziel des Verbundvorhabens OK-GIS war die Entwicklung und Umsetzung eines Gesamtkonzepts für die Verwaltung, Nutzung, Visualisierung und mobile Erfassung von Geodaten im Rahmen von Geodiensten für das Katastrophenmanagement.
Prof. Dr. Thomas Brinkhoff (head) Dipl.-Ing. Galeff Schmees (02.2008-10.2008) Dipl.-Ing. Christian Rolfs (10.2005-02.2008)

Geoinformatik: zielgruppenorientierte Weiterbildung

funded by: Europäischer Sozialfonds (ESF)
Ziel des Projekts war die Förderung von Absolven­tinnen und Absolventen aus dem Bereich der Geo­wissen­schaften im weitesten Sinne durch berufs­begleitende Seminare im Bereich der Geo­informatik.
Prof. Dr. Thomas Brinkhoff (head) Dipl.-Ing. Janine Tast (06.2007-06.2008) Dipl.-Ing. Meike Grotz (12.2004-06.2007) Dipl.-Ing.(FH) Lena Wiegand (11.2006-06.2007) Antje Krüger (09.2004-09.2006) Dipl.-Ing. Axel de Vries (09.2004-03.2006)