Dr. Stephane Guillaso

Stephane Guillaso
Dr. Stephane Guillaso
Gebäude A 17, Raum 20.12
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1195

Wissenschaftliche Interessen:

Methodological developments in SAR and Multispectral imaging for geoscience and environmental applications:
  • SAR image analysis (SLC, polarimetry, interferometry, polarimetric interferometry, tomography, polarimetric tomography)
  • Soil process analysis in permafrost environment (Antarctica and taiga in Russia)
  • Soil erosion and degradation in Mediterranean climate
Software Development:
  • Hysoma (Hyperspectral Soil Mapper) - Main programmer
  • EnSoMAP (EnMAP Soil Mapper)
  • EnPT (EnMAP Processing Tool)
Publications before 2018: http://www.guillaso.fr/publications.html


2018 - pres: Senior Scientist. German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ)
2016 - 2017: Senior Scientist.Université Grenoble Alpes, GIPSA-Lab, Grenoble, France.
2016 - 2017: Guest Senior Scientist. Technische Universität Berlin, Computer Vision and Remote Sensing, Germany.
2011 - 2016: Senior Scientist and Senior Lecturer.Technische Universität Berlin, Computer Vision and Remote Sensing, Germany.
2009 - 2011: Project Scientist.Technische Universität Berlin, Computer Vision and Remote Sensing, Germany.
2007 - 2009: Project Scientist. Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS), Geology Laboratory, Paris, France.
2006 - 2007: Postdoctoral Research Scientist.Forschungszentrum Jülich, Institute of Chemistry and Dynamics of the Geosphere, Germany.
2004 - 2006: Postdoctoral Research Scientist / Guest Scientist.Technische Universität Berlin, Computer Vision and Remote Sensing, Germany.
2000 - 2003: Teaching and Research Assistant, Ph.D. Student.University of Rennes 1, Institute of Electronic and Telecommunication of Rennes, France.
2000 - 2000: Research Assistant.DLR, Microwaves and Radar Institute, Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany

Werdegang / Ausbildung:

2003: Ph.D. in Signal Processing and Telecommunication, University of Rennes 1, Rennes, France.
2000: D.E.A (M.Sc.) in Signal, Telecommunication, Image, Radar , University of Rennes 1, Rennes, France
1998: Licence (B.Sc) in Applied Physic, University of Aix-Marseille II, Marseille, France.
1994: Baccalauréat (A-Level, Abitur), Gardanne, France.


2020 - pres: WORLDSOILS (World Soils Monitoring System) - ESA
2018 - pres:CHIME-E2E (development of a end-to-end data simulator for the Copernicus Hyperspectral Imaging Mission for the Environment) - ESA.
2017 - 2020: PERMASENSING - Permafrost survey using SAR Remote Sensing - TOSCA/CNES.
2016 - 2019: SWOT - Surface Water and Ocean Topography - TOSCA/CNES.
2015 - 2019: CONGEO - Recent geodynamics, geomorphological, edaphic and hydrogeological effects of environmental changes, and geoconservation in Northerm Antarctic Peninsula - Spanish R&D National Plan.
2015 - 2018: TOMOSAR - Information extraction for automatic object characterisation from tomographic SAR data - DFG (TU-Berlin).
2011 - 2014: AnalySAR II - Combined object detection and physical model inversion for PolInSAR image data - DFG (TU-Berlin).

Wissenschaftliche Gremien:

2019: Guest editor of special issue " Remote Sensing of Permafrost Environment Dynamics"
Regular reviewer for peer-review journals in Remote Sensing and others
  • Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing
  • IEEE Transaction on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
  • IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters
  • IEEE Transaction on Aerospace and Electronic System
  • IEEE Signal Processing Letters
  • IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observation and Remote Sensing
  • ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
  • MDPI Remote Sensing
Conference Scientific Committee
  • IGARSS International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium
Member of Professional Associations
  • IPA (International Permafrost Association)
  • ANTPAS (Antarctic Permafrost, Soils and Periglacial Environments)
  • Former member of IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)


2018: Best paper award - WHISPER Conference (Co-author).
2007: Best paper award - IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters.
2006: Third place student paper award - EUSAR’06 Conference (Co-author).
2002: Best oral presentation award- Fourth Study Days in Atmosphere Electromagnetic Propagation.
2000: Ph. D. thesis scholarship.