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Prof. Dr. Günter Strunz

Prof. Dr. Günter Strunz

Head of Department, Geo Risks and Civil Security, German Aerospace Center (DLR)

Information

Institution
German Aerospace Center (DLR)

Biography
Prof. Strunz is Head of Department at the Earth Observation Center of the German Aerospace Center. He graduated in Geodesy in 1984 and received the PhD degree in Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing in 1992, both from Technical University Munich. Since 1993 he has been with DLR, where he is leading the Department of Geo Risks and Civil Security. His main research fields are satellite-based Earth observation and its applications in environmental monitoring, emergency response and disaster risk assessment, as well as the development of early warning systems for natural hazards.
The presentation will focus on selected applications in disaster management using Artificial Intelligence in combination with Earth observation data.
1995: PhD, University of Munich and Max-Planck Institute for Quantum Optics (supervisor Ted Hänsch).
2003 – 2008: Chair Professor at the University of Freiburg
Since 2008: Chair Professor for Experimental Physics at Heidelberg University and Director of the Heidelberg Center for Quantum Dynamics.
2013 – 2018: Adjunct Professor, University of Science and Technology of China.
Since 2019: Vice-Rector for Transfer and Innovation of Heidelberg University.
Prof. Strunz is Head of Department at the Earth Observation Center of the German Aerospace Center. He graduated in Geodesy in 1984 and received the PhD degree in Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing in 1992, both from Technical University Munich. Since 1993 he has been with DLR, where he is leading the Department of Geo Risks and Civil Security. His main research fields are satellite-based Earth observation and its applications in environmental monitoring, emergency response and disaster risk assessment, as well as the development of early warning systems for natural hazards.
The presentation will focus on selected applications in disaster management using Artificial Intelligence in combination with Earth observation data.

Web page
https://www.professoren.tum.de/honorarprofessoren/s/strunz-guenter/

Speaker on

Parallel sessions - AI & Risk prevention

Parallel session
11/18/2020 | 10:15 - 12:15 | Laval Virtual