The Institute of Photogrammetry and Geoinformatics can look back on more than 50 years of history. With the appointment of Prof. Dr. Uwe Sörgel in 2016, remote sensing became also a topic of to the institute.
The institute and its staff have been actively involved in national and international organizations such as the German Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (DGPF), the EuroSDR or the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS) since its inception.
Main research areas
For many years there have been international exchange programs for students and cooperation in teaching with the University of Calgary in Canada and the University of Wuhan in China.