2012-2015     Bachelor of Science in Geography at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich. Minor in Land Management (Technical University of Munich)      

2015-2018     Master of Science in Physical Geography at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich. 

2016-2017     Study year abroad at the University of Alberta, Canada

2017              Visiting student research stay at the University of Calgary, Canada (studied potentials of LiDAR and photogrammetry for assessing forest structure changes in northern Alberta)

2017-2019     GIS Teaching assistant at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich

Since 2019    PhD student at the MONSOON project at the University of Augsburg

Research foci

  • 3D remote sensing (LiDAR and stereophotogrammetry)
  • forest inventory and ecology
  • mitigation of climate change in developing countries





Journal articles 

Dietmaier, A., McDermid, G., Rahman, M., Linke, J., Ludwig, R. 2019. Comparison of LiDAR and digital aerial photogrammetry for characterizating canopy openings in the boreal forest in northern Alberta. Remote Sensing. (under revision)