Publications in Scientific Journals

  1. I. Ali, S. Cao, V. Freeman, C. Paulik, W. Wagner:
    "Methods to Remove the Border Noise From Sentinel-1 Synthetic Aperture Radar Data: Implications and Importance For Time-Series Analysis";
    IEEE Journal Of Selected Topics In Applied Earth Observations And Remote Sensing, 11 (2018), 3; 777 - 786. BibTeX, More information


  2. B. Bauer-Marschallinger, C. Paulik, S. Hochstöger, T. Mistelbauer, S. Modanesi, L. Ciabatta, C. Massari, L. Brocca, W. Wagner:
    "Soil Moisture from Fusion of Scatterometer and SAR: Closing the Scale Gap with Temporal Filtering";
    Remote Sensing, 10 (2018), 7; 1030-1 - 1030-26. BibTeX, More information


  3. M. Bechtold, S. Schlaffer, B. Tiemeyer, G. De Lannoy:
    "Inferring Water Table Depth Dynamics from ENVISAT-ASAR C-Band Backscatter over a Range of Peatlands from Deeply-Drained to Natural Conditions";
    Remote Sensing, 10 (2018), 4; 536-1 - 536-21. BibTeX,


  4. A. Bucur, G. Gregorič, A. Grlj, Z. Kokalj, A. Susnik:
    "Tool for Drought Monitoring in the Danube Region - Methods and Preliminary Developments";
    Journal of Environmental Geography, 11 (2018), 3-4; 67 - 75. BibTeX, More information


  5. L. Ciabatta, C. Massari, L. Brocca, A. Gruber, C. Reimer, S. Hahn, C. Paulik, W. Dorigo, R. Kidd, W. Wagner:
    "SM2RAIN-CCI: a new global long-term rainfall data set derived from ESA CCI soil moisture";
    Earth System Science Data, 10 (2018), 267 - 280. BibTeX, More information


  6. W. Dorigo, T. Scanlon, A. Gruber, R. van der Schalie, C. Reimer, S. Hahn, C. Paulik, W. Wagner, R. De Jeu:
    "[Hydrological cycle] Soil Moisture [in "State of the Climate in 2017"]";
    Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 99 (2018), 8; 35 - 36. BibTeX,


  7. A. Dostálová, W. Wagner, M. Milenkovic, M. Hollaus:
    "Annual seasonality in Sentinel-1 signal for forest mapping and forest type classification";
    International Journal of Remote Sensing, 39 (2018), 21; 7738 - 7760. BibTeX, More information


  8. M. Enenkel, C. Farah, C. Hain, A. White, M. Anderson, L. You, W. Wagner, D. Osgood:
    "What Rainfall Does Not Tell Us-Enhancing Financial Instruments with Satellite-Derived Soil Moisture and Evaporative Stress";
    Remote Sensing, 10 (2018), 11; 1819-1 - 1819-24. BibTeX, More information


  9. F. Greifeneder, C. Notarnicola, S. Hahn, M. Vreugdenhil, C. Reimer, E. Santi, S. Paloscia, W. Wagner:
    "The Added Value of the VH/VV Polarization-Ratio for Global Soil Moisture Estimations From Scatterometer Data";
    IEEE Journal Of Selected Topics In Applied Earth Observations And Remote Sensing, 11 (2018), 10; 3668 - 3679. BibTeX, More information


  10. T. Katona, A. Bartsch:
    "Estimation of wind speed over lakes in central europe using spaceborne C-band SAR";
    European Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol 51/Band 1 (2018), 921 - 931. BibTeX,


  11. H. Kim, R. Parinussa, A. Konings, W. Wagner, M. Cosh, V. Lakshmi, M. Zohaib, M. Choi:
    "Global-scale assessment and combination of SMAP with ASCAT (active) and AMSR2 (passive) soil moisture products";
    Remote Sensing of Environment, 204 (2018), 260 - 275. BibTeX,


  12. I. Pfeil, M. Vreugdenhil, S. Hahn, W. Wagner, P. Strauss, G. Blöschl:
    "Improving the Seasonal Representation of ASCAT Soil Moisture and Vegetation Dynamics in a Temperate Climate";
    Remote Sensing, 10 (2018), 11; 1788-1 - 1788-23. BibTeX,


  13. S. Schaufler, B. Bauer-Marschallinger, S. Hochstöger, W. Wagner:
    "Modelling and correcting azimuthal anisotropy in Sentinel-1 backscatter data";
    Remote Sensing Letters, 9 (2018), 8; 799 - 808. BibTeX, More information


  14. I. Teubner, M. Forkel, M. Jung, Y. Liu, D. Miralles, R. Parinussa, R. van der Schalie, M. Vreugdenhil, C. Schwalm, G. Tramontana, G. Camps-Valls, W. Dorigo:
    "Assessing the relationship between microwave vegetation optical depth and gross primary production";
    International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 65 (2018), 79 - 91. BibTeX, More information


  15. S. Thaler, L. Brocca, L. Ciabatta, J. Eitzinger, S. Hahn, W. Wagner:
    "Effects of Different Spatial Precipitation Input Data on Crop Model Outputs under a Central European Climate";
    Atmosphere, 9 (2018), 8; 290-1 - 290-25. BibTeX,


  16. S. Thaler, J. Eitzinger, M. Trnka, M. Mozný, S. Hahn, W. Wagner, P. Hlavinka:
    "The performance of Metop Advanced SCATterometer soil moisture data as a complementary source for the estimation of crop-soil water balance in Central Europe";
    Journal of Agricultural Science, 156 (2018), 577 - 598. BibTeX, More information


  17. M. Vreugdenhil, W. Wagner, B. Bauer-Marschallinger, I. Pfeil, I. Teubner, C. Rüdiger, P. Strauss:
    "Sensitivity of Sentinel-1 Backscatter to Vegetation Dynamics: An Austrian Case Study";
    Remote Sensing, 10 (2018), 9; 1396- - 1396-19. BibTeX,


  18. W. Wagner, M. Vreugdenhil, I. Pfeil, A. Wahbi, M. Oismüller, P. Strauss:
    "Validation of spaceborne soil moisture products using a cosmic-ray neutron sensor in Petzenkirchen, Austria";
    Soils Newsletter, 41 (2018), 1; 6 - 8. BibTeX,


  19. W. Wagner, M. Vreugdenhil, I. Pfeil, A. Whabi, L. Heng, G. Dercon, M. Oismüller, P. Strauss:
    "Validation of space borne soil moisture imaginary using a cosmic ray neutron sensor";
    Soils Newsletter, 40 (2018), 2; 34. BibTeX,


Contributions to Books

  1. A. Bucur, W. Wagner, S. Elefante, V. Naeimi, C. Briese:
    "Development of an Earth Observation Cloud Platform in Support to Water Resources Monitoring";
    in: "Earth Observation Open Science and Innovation", ISSI Scientific Report Series, vol 15; P. Mathieu, C. Aubrecht (ed.); Springer, 2018, (invited), ISBN: 978-3-319-65632-8, 275 - 283. BibTeX, More information


  2. C. Reimer, T. Melzer, W. Wagner:
    "Long-Term Soil Moisture Data Records Derived From a Series of European Scatterometers";
    in: "Comprehensive Remote Sensing", Volume 4; S. Liang (ed.); Elsevier, Elsevier, 2018, ISBN: 978-0-12-803221-3, 51 - 84. BibTeX, More information


Talks and Poster Presentations (with Proceedings-Entry)

  1. W. Dorigo, A. Gruber, R. van der Schalie, C. Paulik, T. Scanlon, C. Reimer, R. Kidd, R. De Jeu, W. Wagner:
    "Statistical Merging of Active and Passive Microwave Observations Into Long-Term Soil Moisture Climate Data Records";
    Talk: 2018 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS 2018), Valencia, Spain; 2018-07-22 - 2018-07-27; in: "IGARSS 2018 - 2018 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium", IEEE, (2018), ISBN: 978-1-5386-7150-4; 333 - 336. BibTeX,


  2. W. Preimesberger, A. Gruber, T. Scanlon, R. Kidd, C. Reimer, C. Paulik, R. van der Schalie, W. Dorigo:
    "Erstellung eines Multi-Satelliten-Klimadatensatzes über globale Bodenfeuchte aus Mikrowellen-Fernerkundungsdaten";
    Talk: 19. Österreichischer Klimatag, Salzburg; 2018-04-23 - 2018-04-25; in: "Tagungsband 19. Klimatag - Aktuelle Klimaforschung in Österreich", (2018), 62 - 63. BibTeX,


  3. L. Ciabatta, C. Massari, L. Brocca, D. Salciarini, T. Moramarco, W. Wagner, C. Tamagnini:
    "A satellite-based distributed model for landslide risk assessment";
    Talk: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 8676. BibTeX,


  4. L. Crocetti, W. Dorigo, B. Martens, A. Kauer, B. Bauer-Marschallinger, A. Xaver, D. Miralles, V. Pellet, F. Aires:
    "Impacts of ocean-atmospheric oscillations on Mediterranean hydrology";
    Talk: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 13029. BibTeX,


  5. S. Hahn, T. Melzer, W. Wagner:
    "Impact of land cover changes in the TU Wien soil moisture retrieval algorithm";
    Poster: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 17482. BibTeX,


  6. S. Hochstöger, B. Bauer-Marschallinger, S. Hahn, S. Elefante, W. Wagner:
    "A new method for downscaling coarse scale ASCAT soil moisture using Sentinel-1: Preliminary results";
    Poster: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 13330. BibTeX,


  7. E. Pebesma, W. Wagner, P. Soille, M. Kadunc, N. Gorelick, M. Schramm, J. Verbesselt, J. Reiche, M. Appel, J. Dries, A. Jacob, M. Neteler, S. Gebbert, C. Briese, P. Kempeneers:
    "openEO: an open API for cloud-based big Earth Observation processing platforms";
    Poster: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 4957-1. BibTeX,


  8. I. Pfeil, M. Vreugdenhil, R. Silasari, M. Oismüller, P. Strauss, W. Wagner, G. Blöschl:
    "ASCAT soil moisture validation with in situ data: comparing the suitability of permanent and temporary sensors";
    Poster: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 12839. BibTeX, More information


  9. M. Rutzinger, M. Bremer, A. Kollert, M. Hollaus, N. Pfeifer, M. Bruggisser, B. Bauer-Marschallinger, K. Hagen, K. Schadauer, K. Gartner, C. Bauerhansl:
    "4D Forest moisture mapping based on multi-temporal earth observation signatures (4D-FORMAT)";
    Poster: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 13380. BibTeX,


  10. T. Scanlon, W. Dorigo, A. Gruber, R. van der Schalie, C. Paulik, C. Reimer, N. Nicolai-Shaw, R. Kidd, R. De Jeu, W. Wagner:
    "ESA CCI and C3S Soil Moisture Products: Generation and Quality Assurance";
    Poster: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 14945. BibTeX,


  11. S. Steele-Dunne, S. Hahn, W. Wagner, M. Vreugdenhil:
    "Using Metop-A ASCAT vegetation parameters to study canopy water dynamics in the North American Grasslands";
    Poster: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 6629. BibTeX,


  12. B. Széles, J. Parajka, J. Komma, R. Tong, M. Vreugdenhil, R. Silasari, M. Oismüller, G. Blöschl:
    "Reproducing observational evidence through hydrologic model simulations in a small agricultural catchment";
    Talk: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 206. BibTeX, More information


  13. I. Teubner, M. Forkel, M. Jung, Y. Liu, D. Miralles, R. Parinussa, R. van der Schalie, M. Vreugdenhil, C. Schwalm, G. Tramontana, G. Camps-Valls, W. Dorigo:
    "Identifying the link between microwave vegetation optical depth and gross primary production";
    Talk: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 4622. BibTeX,


  14. M. Vreugdenhil, S. Hahn, I. Teubner, W. Dorigo, W. Wagner:
    "Impacts of drought on vegetation phenology as observed from microwave observations";
    Poster: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 12468. BibTeX,


  15. M. Vreugdenhil, I. Pfeil, M. Riffler, D. Kolitzus, P. Dorninger, W. Wagner:
    "Monitoring vegetation dynamics using Sentinel-1 and Sentinel-2";
    Talk: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 12559. BibTeX,


  16. M. Vreugdenhil, A. Wahbi, I. Pfeil, P. Strauss, W. Wagner:
    "Validation of spaceborne soil moisture products using a cosmic ray neutron sensor in Petzenkirchen, Austria";
    Poster: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 6201. BibTeX,


  17. A. Xaver, L. Zappa, I. Pfeil, M. Oismüller, M. Vreugdenhil, E. Dobos, K. Kovacs, D. Hemment:
    "The potential of crowdsourced in situ soil moisture for environmental research";
    Talk: European Geosciences Union, General Assembly 2018 (EGU 2018), Vienna; 2018-04-09 - 2018-04-13; in: "EGU General Assembly 2018", Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20 (2018), ISSN: 1029-7006; 15602. BibTeX,


Talks and Poster Presentations (without Proceedings-Entry)

  1. W. Wagner:
    "Making use of Earth Observation data";
    Talk: Interdisciplinary Lecture Series on Data Science, Faculty of Informatics, TU Wien (invited); 2018-11-30. BibTeX,


  2. W. Wagner:
    "Importance of soil moisture research for Austria";
    Talk: CCI Soil Moisture User Workshop 2018, TU Wien; 2018-11-15. BibTeX,


  3. I. Pfeil, M. Vreugdenhil, S. Hahn, W. Wagner, P. Strauss, G. Blöschl:
    "Analysing Dynamics in ASCAT Soil Moisture and Vegetation in Lower Austria";
    Poster: Hydrocarpath International Conference 2018, Wien; 2018-11-12. BibTeX,


  4. W. Wagner:
    "Monitoring droughts in a changing climate with Metop data";
    Talk: METOP-C Launch Event, EUMETSAT, Darmstadt, Germany (invited); 2018-11-07. BibTeX,


  5. W. Wagner:
    "Earth Observation Data Centre";
    Talk: The European Open Science Cloud: Austria takes initiative, University of Vienna (invited); 2018-10-30. BibTeX,


  6. W. Wagner:
    "ASCAT and Sentinel-1 soil moisture data for agricultural drought monitoring";
    Talk: 5th Satellite Soil Moisture Validation and Application Workshop, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA; 2018-10-24 - 2018-10-25. BibTeX,


  7. M. Hollaus, B. Bauer-Marschallinger, M. Löw, K. Schadauer, W. Wagner:
    "Potential of Sentinel-1 Time Series to Detect Bark Beetle Outbreaks";
    Talk: ForestSAT 2018, College Park, Maryland, USA; 2018-10-01 - 2018-10-05. BibTeX,


  8. W. Wagner:
    ""50 years of Earth observation - What's next?", Panel organised by the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS)";
    Talk: United Nations Conference on the Exploration and Peaceful Uses of Outer Space 2018 (UNISPACE+50), Vienna (invited); 2018-06-18 - 2018-06-21. BibTeX,


  9. W. Wagner:
    "Sentinel-1 data services";
    Talk: EODC Forum 2018, Wien (invited); 2018-05-23 - 2018-05-24. BibTeX,


  10. W. Dorigo, L. Crocetti, B. Martens, A. Kauer, B. Bauer-Marschallinger, A. Xaver, D. Miralles, V. Pellet, F. Aires:
    "Impacts of climatic oscillations on Mediterranean hydrology";
    Talk: 8th GEWEX Open Science Conference, Canmore, Alberta, Canada; 2018-05-06 - 2018-05-11. BibTeX,


  11. I. Pfeil, W. Wagner, W. Dorigo, M. Vreugdenhil:
    "Satellite surface soil moisture trends in Austria";
    Poster: 8th GEWEX Open Science Conference, Canmore, Alberta, Canada; 2018-05-06 - 2018-05-11. BibTeX,


  12. W. Wagner:
    "Sharing to advance Earth Observation";
    Talk: TEDx "shrink BIG, GROW small", TU Wien (invited); 2018-05-05. BibTeX,


  13. W. Wagner:
    "Copernicus nutzbar machen";
    Talk: Copernicus-nutzbar-machen-Workshop 2018, Bundesministerium für Nachhaltigkeit und Tourismus, Wien (invited); 2018-04-04. BibTeX,


  14. J. Zhao, M. Chini, P. Matgen, R. Hostache, R. Pelich, W. Wagner:
    "The influence of the incidence angle over the backscattering values for SAR-based flood mapping";
    Poster: Mapping water bodies from space 2018, Frascati, Italy; 2018-03-27 - 2018-03-28. BibTeX,


  15. W. Wagner:
    "Observing earth from space";
    Talk: Seminar "Moderne Analytische Chemie", Technische Universität Wien (invited); 2018-03-23. BibTeX, More information


  16. W. Wagner:
    "On the commercialisation of earth observation science";
    Talk: F-Lab Knowledge Exchange Seminar, Frascati, Italy (invited); 2018-03-15. BibTeX,


  17. W. Wagner:
    "The use of the VSC for earth observation science";
    Keynote Lecture: Austrian High Performance Computing (AHPC) Meeting 2018, Linz (invited); 2018-02-19 - 2018-02-21. BibTeX,


  18. W. Wagner:
    "Sub-surface sensing of the unsaturated soil zone by spaceborne radar instruments";
    Keynote Lecture: 78. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Geophysikalischen Gesellschaft gemeinsam mit der Österreichischen Geophysikalischen Gesellschaft, Leoben (invited); 2018-02-12 - 2018-02-15. BibTeX, More information


Doctor's Theses (authored and supervised)

  1. K. Haslinger:
    "Understanding drought governing atmospheric processes in the Greater Alpine Region";
    Supervisor, Reviewer: G. Blöschl, W. Wagner, Ch. Prudhomme; Wasserbau und Ingenieurhydrologie, 2018; oral examination: 2018-11-21. BibTeX,


  2. B. Bauer-Marschallinger:
    "Multi-Scale Soil Moisture Retrieval from Satellite Radars in a Novel Data Cube Architecture";
    Supervisor, Reviewer: W. Wagner, W. Kainz, N. Verhoest; Department für Geodäsie und Geoinformation, 2018; oral examination: 2018-10-31. BibTeX,


  3. B. Widhalm:
    "Determination of Arctic land surface and soil properties with Synthetic Aperture Radar information from satellites";
    Supervisor, Reviewer: A. Bartsch, L. Hugues, E. Leif; Department für Geodäsie und Geoinformation, 2018; oral examination: 2018-10-18. BibTeX,


  4. D. Nguyen:
    "The Use of SAR Backscatter Time Series For Characterising Rice Phenology";
    Supervisor, Reviewer: W. Wagner, C. Atzberger, C Künzer; Department für Geodäsie und Geoinformation, 2018; oral examination: 2018-06-22. BibTeX,


Diploma and Master Theses (authored and supervised)

  1. A. Kauer:
    "Quantifying the impact of climate oscillation on Mediterranean hydrology using multivariate statistics";
    Supervisor: W. Dorigo, B. Bauer-Marschallinger; Department für Geodäsie und Geoinformation, 2018; final examination: 2018-01-22. BibTeX,




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