Remote Sensing of Polar Regions

This group is part of Prof. Justus Notholt's Remote Sensing department at the Institute of Environmental Physics (IUP).

Head of Group

Research Scientists


PhD Candidates


  • Ahmad Mahmoudsalehi (MSc)
  • Aswathy Sivasankarapillai (MSc)
  • Malte Gerken (MSc)
  • Maximilian Tontsch (MSc)
  • Joshua Thomas Jacob (Student Assistant)
  • Marlena Reil (BSc / Student Assistant)

Guest Researcher/Collaborators at AWI

  • Shiyi Chen (visiting from Sun Yat-sen University, China)
  • Dr. Georg Heygster (former head of group)
  • Dr. Larysa Istomina (AWI)
  • Dr. Yu Zhang
  • Dr. Tingting Zhu

Former Members