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Lebenslauf Prof. Dr. Christian Heipke

University studies

Geodesy

1980-1983

Universität Hannover, Germany

1983-1984University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
1984-1986Technische Universität München, Germany
1990Dissertation, Dr.-Ing. summa cum laude, "Integration von digitaler Bildzuordnung, Punktbestimmung, Oberflächenrekonstruktion und Orthoprojektion innerhalb der digitalen Photogrammetrie", Technische Universität München (Prof. Ebner), Germany
1994Venia legendi, Dr.-Ing. habil., "Digitale photogrammetrische Arbeitsstationen", Technische Universität München (Prof. Ebner), Germany

Positions held

1986-1990

Junior researcher, Industrieanlagen-Betriebsgesellschaft (IABG),
Ottobrunn, Germany

1990-1998Senior researcher, Technische Universität München, Germany
1995Visiting professor, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA (12 months)
1998Visiting professor, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Swiss (3 months)
since Oct. 1998Professor for photogrammetry and remote sensing and head of institute, Institute of Photogrammetry and GeoInformation (IPI), Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany

Research interests

Digital photogrammetry and remote sensing in theory and applications:

  • object extraction from digital images
  • interfaces between photogrammetry, remote sensing, GI science and computer vision
  • image matching
  • planetary remote sensing

Research projects

see Research

Membership in learnt societies

since 1999Ordinary member of the Deutsche Geodätische Kommission (DGK) bei der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften
since 2001Ordinary member of Braunschweigische Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft (BWG)
since 2005Ordinary member of acatech - Akademie für Technikwissenschaften der Union der deutschen Akademien der Wissenschaften e.V.
2010Chair, Deutsche Geodätische Kommission (DGK)

National and international review an advisory activities

since 1992Reviewer for a large number of scientific journals in photogrammery, remote sensing, GIS, and computer vision
since 1998Reviewer for various national and international funding organisations, e.g. DFG, BMBF, Finish Academy of Sciences, Belgian Federal Science Policy Office, Research Council ETH Zürich
since 2004External reviewer of the Comité Scientifique et Technique (CST) at Institut Géographique National (IGN), Paris
2004-2006External reviewer of the geodesy course at Dublin Institute of Technology
2007-2010Member of the Scientific Advisory Council of the Forschungsinstitut für Optronik und Mustererkennung (FOM), Ettlingen, Germany
since 2010Curator of the Fraunhofer-Institut für Optronik, Systemtechnik und Mustererkennung

Positions of trust held in international research organisations

ISPRS

1992-1996Scientific secretary, International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS)
1996-2000Chair, ISPRS Working Group “Digital systems for image analysis”
2000-2004Chair, ISPRS Working Group “Systems for automated geo-spatial data production and updating from imagery”
2004-2008Chair, ISPRS Working Group “Automated geo-spatial data acquisition and mapping“

Euro SDR

1996-1999Project leader, “Performance of tie point extraction in automatic aerial triangulation”
1999-2002Project leader, “Integrated sensor orientation”
2000-2004President, Commission 2 “Image analysis and information extraction”
2004-2009Vice president, responsible for research

Awards

1986Harbert-Buchspende, Deutscher Verein für Vermessungswesen e.V. (DVW)
1986Spindler-Award, Bund der Freunde der Technischen Universität München e.V.
1992Otto von Gruber Award, ISPRS
1992Talbert Abrams Award, American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS), 2nd place
1995Duane C. Brown Award, The Ohio State University
2005ESRI Award, ASPRS, 2nd place
2010Talbert Abrams Award, American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS), 1st and 2nd place

Curriculum Vitae Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Heipke

University studies

Geodesy

1980-1983

Universität Hannover, Germany

1983-1984University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
1984-1986Technische Universität München, Germany
1990Dissertation, Dr.-Ing. summa cum laude, "Integration von digitaler Bildzuordnung, Punktbestimmung, Oberflächenrekonstruktion und Orthoprojektion innerhalb der digitalen Photogrammetrie", Technische Universität München (Prof. Ebner), Germany
1994Venia legendi, Dr.-Ing. habil., "Digitale photogrammetrische Arbeitsstationen", Technische Universität München (Prof. Ebner), Germany

Positions held

1986-1990

Junior researcher, Industrieanlagen-Betriebsgesellschaft (IABG),
Ottobrunn, Germany

1990-1998Senior researcher, Technische Universität München, Germany
1995Visiting professor, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA (12 months)
1998Visiting professor, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Swiss (3 months)
since Oct. 1998Professor for photogrammetry and remote sensing and head of institute, Institute of Photogrammetry and GeoInformation (IPI), Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany

Research interests

Digital photogrammetry and remote sensing in theory and applications:

  • object extraction from digital images
  • interfaces between photogrammetry, remote sensing, GI science and computer vision
  • image matching
  • planetary remote sensing

Research projects

see Research

Membership in learnt societies

since 1999Ordinary member of the Deutsche Geodätische Kommission (DGK) bei der Bayerischen Akademie der Wissenschaften
since 2001Ordinary member of Braunschweigische Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft (BWG)
since 2005Ordinary member of acatech - Akademie für Technikwissenschaften der Union der deutschen Akademien der Wissenschaften e.V.
since 2012Corresponding member of the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA)
2010-2014Chair Deutsche Geodätische Kommission (DGK)

National and international review and advisory activities

since 1992Reviewer for a large number of scientific journals in photogrammery, remote sensing, GIS, and computer vision
since 1998Reviewer for various national and international funding organisations, e.g. DFG, BMBF, Finish Academy of Sciences, Belgian Federal Science Policy Office, Research Council ETH Zürich
since 2004External reviewer for the research laboratory MATIS, Institut Géographique National (IGN), Paris
2004-2006External examiner of the Geomatics programme, Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT)
2007-2010Member of the Scientific Advisory Council of the Forschungsinstitut für Optronik und Mustererkennung (FOM), Ettlingen, Germany
since 2010Curator of the Fraunhofer-Institut für Optronik, Systemtechnik und Mustererkennung (IOSB), Karlsruhe
since 2012External examiner of the programmes for Geospatial Engineering and GIS, University of Nairobi
since 2014Member of the Comité Scientifique et Technique (CST) at Institut National de l'Information Géographique et Forrestière (IGN), Paris

Positions of trust held in international research organisations

ISPRS

1992-1996Scientific secretary, International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS)
1996-2000Chair, ISPRS Working Group “Digital systems for image analysis”
2000-2004Chair, ISPRS Working Group “Systems for automated geo-spatial data production and updating from imagery”
2004-2008Chair, ISPRS Working Group “Automated Geo-Spatial Data Acquisition and Mapping“
2008-2012Chair, ISPRS Working Group “Automatic Geospatial Data Acquisition and Image-Based Databases"
2012-2016ISPRS Secretary General

Euro SDR

1996-1999Project leader, “Performance of tie point extraction in automatic aerial triangulation”
1999-2002Project leader, “Integrated sensor orientation”
2000-2004President, Commission 2 “Image analysis and information extraction”
2004-2009Vice president, responsible for research

Awards

1986Harbert-Buchspende, Deutscher Verein für Vermessungswesen e.V. (DVW)
1986Spindler-Award, Bund der Freunde der Technischen Universität München e.V.
1992Otto von Gruber Award, ISPRS
1992Talbert Abrams Award, American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS), 2nd place
1995Duane C. Brown Award, The Ohio State University
2005ESRI Award, ASPRS, 2nd place
2010Talbert Abrams Award, American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS), 1st and 2nd place
2012Frederick F. Doyle Award, ISPRS
2013Photogrammetric (Fairchild) Award, ASPRS
2015Order of merit (Comendador), Brazilian Society of Cartography, Geodesy, Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing