JURSE 2017

Published on January 19, 2017, by Catherine Linard


The MAUPP team will be well represented at the Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event (JURSE 2017) that will take place in Dubai, UAE, on March 6-8, 2017. Within a special session on ‘Urban remote sensing for sub-Saharan Africa’ organized by Michal Shimoni and Eléonore Wolff, three papers from the MAUPP team will be presented:

  • Vanhuysse, S., Grippa, T., Lennert, M., Wolff, E., Idrissa, M “Contribution of nDSM derived from VHR stereo imagery to urban land-cover mapping in Sub-Saharan Africa”.
  • Lopez, J-F., Shimoni, M., Grippa T. “Extraction of African urban and rural structural features using SAR Sentinel-1 data”.
  • Forget, Y., Linard, C., Gilbert, M. “Automated Supervised Classification of Ouagadougou Built-up Areas in Landsat Scenes Using OpenStreetMap”.