Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences - Earth Observation Lab

Dipl.-Inf. Andreas Janz

Dipl.-Inf. Andreas Janz
research assistant
andreas.janz (at) geo.hu-berlin.de

Humboldt-Universität → Präsidium → Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät → Geographisches Institut → Geofernerkundung
Visiting address
Rudower Chaussee 16 , Room 2'228
Phone number
(030) 2093-9331
(030) 2093-6848
Mailing address
Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin

Research interests

Remote sensing methods, image processing, maschine learning, time series analysis, big data, API and application development

Curriculum Vitae

2007 - now

Research Assistant, Geography Department, Humboldt-University of Berlin, Germany


Diploma, Computer Science, Humboldt-University of Berlin, Germany

Software projects

EnMAP-Box Logo   



Raster Data Plotting Logo


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Raster Timeseries Manager Logo




ZoomView Logo




Selected publications


Dara, A.; Baumann, M.; Kuemmerle, T.; Pflugmacher, D.; Rabe, A.; Griffiths, P.; Hölzel, N.; Kamp, J.; Freitag, M.; Hostert, P. (2018): Mapping the timing of cropland abandonment and recultivation in northern Kazakhstan using annual Landsat time series., Remote Sensing of Environment, 213, 12. 

Guanter, L.; Kaufmann, H.; Segl, K.; Foerster, S.; Rogass, C.; Chabrillat, S.; Kuester, T.; Hollstein, A.; Rossner, G.; Chlebek, C.; Straif, C.; Fischer, S.; Schrader, S.; Storch, T.; Heiden, U.; Mueller, A.; Bachmann, M.; Mühle, H.; Müller, R.; Habermeyer, M.; Ohndorf, A.; Hill, J.; Buddenbaum, H.; Hostert, P.; van der Linden, S.; Leitão, P.; Rabe, A.; Doerffer, R.; Krasemann, H.; Xi, H.; Mauser, W.; Hank, T.; Locherer, M.; Rast, M.; Staenz, K.; Sang, B. (2015): The EnMAP Spaceborne Imaging Spectroscopy Mission for Earth Observation, Remote Sensing, 7, 8830. 

Held, M.; Rabe, A.; Senf, C.; van der Linden, S.; Hostert, P. (2015): Analyzing Hyperspectral and Hypertemporal Data by Decoupling Feature Redundancy and Feature Relevance, Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, IEEE, 12, 983–987. 

van der Linden, S.; Rabe, A.; Held, M.; Jakimow, B.; Leitão, P.; Okujeni, A.; Schwieder, M.; Suess, S.; Hostert, P. (2015): The EnMAP-Box—A Toolbox and Application Programming Interface for EnMAP Data Processing, Remote Sensing, 7, 11249. 

Okujeni, A.; van der Linden, S.; Jakimow, B.; Rabe, A.; Verrelst, J.; Hostert, P. (2014): A comparison of advanced regression algorithms for quantifying urban land cover, Remote Sensing, 6, 6324-6346.

Waske, B.; van der Linden, S.; Benediktsson, J.; Rabe, A.; Hostert, P. (2010): Sensitivity of Support Vector Machines to Random Feature Selection in Classification of Hyperspectral Data, IEEE Transactions on Geosciences and Remote Sensing, 48, 2880-2889.

Knorn, J.; Rabe, A.; Radeloff, V.C.; Kuemmerle, T.; Kozak, J.; Hostert, P. (2009): Land cover mapping of large areas using chain classification of neighboring Landsat satellite images, Remote Sensing of Environment, 113, 957-964. 

van der Linden, S.; Janz, A.; Waske, B.; Eiden, M.; Hostert, P. (2007): Classifying segmented hyperspectral data from a heterogeneous urban environment using support vector machines, Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 1, 013543.