PhD Position in photogrammetric snow depth mapping

WSL Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF, Davos, Switzerland
Posted: May 16, 2017

You will acquire and process photogrammetric measurements with drones, airplanes, satellites and ground based cameras to investigate the ability of these platforms to map snow depth in alpine terrain. You will apply existing point matching algorithms and develop innovative approaches to improve these algorithms on snow-covered surfaces. Furthermore you will acquire reference measurements in the field. You will publish your results in acknowledged scientific journals and present them at international conferences.

You hold a master degree in Photogrammetry, Surveying or Remote Sensing and have experience in the topic of snow and alpine terrain. You are fluent in spoken and written English.

read more…