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Scientific publications from BOKU scientists, especially those which are published in SCI / SSCI journals, or in other refereed journals, proceedings, monographs as well as articles in collected volumes are listed under PUBLICATIONS.

Publications with special focus on transfer of knowledge ("social impact") to practitioners as well as the interested public can be found under the menu item:

>> Transfer of Knowledge

** = Publications listed in SCI/SSCI - Journals (published in Web of Science)
* = peer-reviewed publication (not listed in SCI/SSCI)
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= Open Access - Publications



Journal Articles

** Immitzer, M; Neuwirth, M; Bock, S; Brenner, H; Vuolo, F; Atzberger, C Optimal Input Features for Tree Species Classification in Central Europe Based on Multi-Temporal Sentinel-2 Data.

REMOTE SENS-BASEL. 2019; 11(22), 2599 WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

** Novelli, F; Vuolo, F Assimilation of Sentinel-2 Leaf Area Index Data into a Physically-Based Crop Growth Model for Yield Estimation.

AGRONOMY-BASEL. 2019; 9(5), UNSP 255 WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

Conference & Workshop Proceedings, Paper, Abstract

Immitzer, M; Neuwirth, M; Böck, S; Vuolo, F; Brenner, H; Atzberger, C (2019): The added value of multi-temporal Sentinel-2 data for forest monitoring in the Wienerwald Biosphere Reserve.
[XXV IUFRO World Congress, Curitiba, BRAZIL, SEP 29 - OCT 5, 2019]

In: Pesq.flor. bras., Colombo, v. 39, e201902043, Special issue, 768 p., 2019, Forest Research and Cooperation for Sustainable Development XXV IUFRO World Congress, 29 Sept - 5 October 2019, Curitiba, PR, Brazil; ISBN: 1809-3647 FullText

Klingler, A; Schaumberger, A; Vuolo, F; Pötsch, EM (2019): Vergleich unterschiedlicher Methoden zur Schätzung von Blattflächenindex in Dauergrünlandbeständen.
[Dreiländertagung OVG – DGPF – SGPF, Vienna, Feb 20-22, 2019]

In: Kersten TP (Hrsg.), Dreiländertagung OVG – DGPF – SGPF Photogrammetrie - Fernerkundung - Geoinformation - 2019; ISBN: 0942-2870

Mansberger, R; Bauer, T; Immitzer, M; Vuolo, F (2019): Bildungsprojekte im Fachbereich Photogrammetrie, Fernerkundung und GIS: Herausforderungen, Chancen und Grenzen.
[Dreiländertagung der DGPF, der OVG und der SGPF, Vienna, FEB 20-22, 2019]

In: Kersten TP (Hrsg.), Dreiländertagung OVG – DGPF – SGPF Photogrammetrie - Fernerkundung - Geoinformation - 2019; ISBN: 0942-2870 FullText

Moitzi, G; Spiegel, H; Sanden, T; Vuolo, F; Essl, L; Wagentristl, H (2019): Energieeinsatz und -effizienz im Winterweizen bei unterschiedlicher mineralischer Stickstoffdüngung im Marchfeld.
[74. ALVA-TAgung "Weinbau und Klima", Klosterneuburg, Mai 27-28, 2019]

In: (Hrsg.) Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Lebensmittel, Veterinär- und Agrarwesen (ALVA), Tagungsband 2019 Weinbau und Klima, Seite 71-73; ISBN: ISSN 1606-612X FullText

Vuolo, F; Essl, L; Sandén, T; Spiegel, A (2019): Multidisziplinäre Überlegungen zur nachhaltigen N-Düngung unter Berücksichtigung der Möglichkeiten der satellitengestützten Präzisionslandwirtschaft .
[Dreiländertagung OVG – DGPF – SGPF, Vienna, Feb 20-22, 2019]

In: Kersten TP (Hrsg.), Dreiländertagung OVG – DGPF – SGPF Photogrammetrie - Fernerkundung - Geoinformation - 2019; ISBN: 0942-2870


Journal Articles

** Berger, K; Atzberger, C; Danner, M; DxxxUrso, G; Mauser, W; Vuolo, F; Hank, T Evaluation of the PROSAIL Model Capabilities for Future Hyperspectral Model Environments: A Review Study.

REMOTE SENS-BASEL. 2018; 10(1): WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

** Immitzer, M; Bock, S; Einzmann, K; Vuolo, F; Pinnel, N; Wallner, A; Atzberger, C Fractional cover mapping of spruce and pine at 1 ha resolution combining very high and medium spatial resolution satellite imagery.

REMOTE SENS ENVIRON. 2018; 204: 690-703. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

** Pisek, J; Buddenbaum, H; Camacho, F; Hill, J; Jensen, JLR; Lange, H; Liu, ZL; Piayda, A; Qu, YH; Roupsard, O; Serbin, SP; Solberg, S; Sonnentag, O; Thimonier, A; Vuolo, F Data synergy between leaf area index and clumping index Earth Observation products using photon recollision probability theory.

REMOTE SENS ENVIRON. 2018; 215: 1-6. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

** Vanino, S; Nino, P; De Michele, C; Bolognesi, SF; DxxxUrso, G; Di Bene, C; Pennelli, B; Vuolo, F; Farina, R; Pulighe, G; Napoli, R Capability of Sentinel-2 data for estimating maximum evapotranspiration and irrigation requirements for tomato crop in Central Italy.

REMOTE SENS ENVIRON. 2018; 215: 452-470. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

** Vuolo, F; Neuwirth, M; Immitzer, M; Atzberger, C; Ng, WT How much does multi-temporal Sentinel-2 data improve crop type classification?.

INT J APPL EARTH OBS. 2018; 72: 122-130. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

Chapter in Collected Volumes

Immitzer, M; Neuwirth, M; Böck, S; Vuolo, F, Atzberger, C; Brenner, H; Greisberger, H (2018): Tree Species Mapping with Multitemporal Sentinel-2 Data .

In: European Commision, ESA, NERUS, The ever-growing use of Copernicus across Europe' Regions, A selection of 99 user stories by local and regional authorities, 140-141; European Commision, ESA, NERUS, Brüssel FullText


Journal Articles

** Vuolo, F; Ng, WT; Atzberger, C Smoothing and gap-filling of high resolution multi-spectral time series: Example of Landsat data.

INT J APPL EARTH OBS. 2017; 57: 202-213. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

Conference & Workshop Proceedings, Paper, Abstract

Vuolo, F; Essl, L; Zappa, L; Sandén, T; Spiegel, A; (2017): Water and nutrient management: the Austria case studyof the FATIMA H2020 project.
[ECPA 2017 - 11th European Conference on Precision Agriculture, Edinburgh, July 16-20, 2017]

, Advances in Animal Biosciences, 8:2, 400-405


Journal Articles

** Agegnehu, SK; Fuchs, H; Navratil, G; Stokowski, P; Vuolo, F; Mansberger, R Spatial Urban Expansion and Land Tenure Security in Ethiopia: Case Studies from Bahir Dar and Debre Markos Peri-Urban Areas.

SOC NATUR RESOUR. 2016; 29(3): 311-328. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

** Immitzer, M; Vuolo, F; Atzberger, C First Experience with Sentinel-2 Data for Crop and Tree Species Classifications in Central Europe.

REMOTE SENS-BASEL. 2016; 8(3): WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

** Vuolo, F; Zoltak, M; Pipitone, C; Zappa, L; Wenng, H; Immitzer, M; Weiss, M; Baret, F; Atzberger, C Data Service Platform for Sentinel-2 Surface Reflectance and Value-Added Products: System Use and Examples.

REMOTE SENS-BASEL. 2016; 8(11): WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

* Ng, WT; Immitzer, M; Floriansitz, M; Vuolo, F; Luminari, L; Adede, C; Wahome, R; Atzberger, C (2016): Mapping Prosopis spp. within the Tarach water basin, Turkana, Kenya using Sentinel-2 imagery.

Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering, 9998, 1-13; ISSN 0277-786X FullText FullText_BOKU

Conference & Workshop Proceedings, Paper, Abstract

Böck, S; Immitzer, M; Schultz, B; Vuolo, F; Atzberger, C (2016): Identifying suitable segmentation parameters for an object-based image classification. [Poster]
[GEOBIA 2016 : Solutions and Synergies, Enschede, NETHERLANDS, SEP 14-16, 2016]

In: Kerle, N; Gerke, M; Lefevre, S (Eds.) , GEOBIA 2016 : Solutions and Synergies, University of Twente Faculty of Geo-Information and Earth Observation (ITC); ISBN: 978-9-0365-4201-2

Immitzer, M; Vuolo, F; Einzmann, K; Ng, TW; Böck, S; Atzberger, C (2016): Verwendung von multispektralen Sentinel-2 Daten für die Baumartenklassifikation und Vergleich mit anderen Satellitensensoren.
[Dreiländertagung der DGPF, der OVG und der SGPF , Bern, SWITZERLAND, JUN 8-9, 2016]

In: Kersten, TP (Hrsg.), Beiträge zur 36. Wissenschaftlich-Technischen Jahrestagung der DGPF, Band 25; ISBN: 0942-2870


Journal Articles

** Vuolo, F; DxxxUrso, G; De Michele, C; Bianchi, B; Cutting, M Satellite-based irrigation advisory services: A common tool for different experiences from Europe to Australia.

AGR WATER MANAGE. 2015; 147: 82-95. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

** Vuolo, F; Mattiuzzi, M; Atzberger, C Comparison of the Landsat Surface Reflectance Climate Data Record (CDR) and manually atmospherically corrected data in a semi-arid European study area.

INT J APPL EARTH OBS. 2015; 42: 1-10. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

* Vuolo, F; Essel, L; Atzberger, C (2015): Costs and benefits of satellite-based tools for irrigation management.

Frontiers in Environmental Science, 3, 52-58; ISSN 2296-665X FullText FullText_BOKU

Chapter in Collected Volumes

Atzberger, A, Vuolo, F; Klisch, A; Rembold, F; Meroni, M; Pupin Mello, M; Formaggio, A (2015): Agriculture.

In: Prasad Thenkabail, Land Resources Monitoring, Modeling, and Mapping with Remote Sensing 2, 71-112; CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, New York ; ISBN 9781482217957 FullText


Journal Articles

** Atzberger, C; Klisch, A; Mattiuzzi, M; Vuolo, F Phenological Metrics Derived over the European Continent from NDVI3g Data and MODIS Time Series.

REMOTE SENS-BASEL. 2014; 6(1): 257-284. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

** Neugebauer, N; Vuolo, F Crop Water Requirements on Regional Level using Remote Sensing Data - A Case Study in the Marchfeld Region.

PHOTOGRAMM FERNERKUN. 2014; (5): 369-381. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

** Vuolo, F; Atzberger, C Improving Land Cover Maps in Areas of Disagreement of Existing Products using NDVI Time Series of MODIS - Example for Europe.

PHOTOGRAMM FERNERKUN. 2014; (5): 393-407. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU


** Vuolo, F; Neugebauer, N; Bolognesi, SF; Atzberger, C; DxxxUrso, G Estimation of Leaf Area Index Using DEIMOS-1 Data: Application and Transferability of a Semi-Empirical Relationship between two Agricultural Areas.

REMOTE SENS-BASEL. 2013; 5(3): 1274-1291. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

Chapter in Collected Volumes

Atzberger, C; Bauer, Th; Heine, E; Mansberger, R; Neugebauer, N; Vuolo, F. (2013): Von der Koordinate zur Landinformation.

In: Habersack, H., Kulturtechnik und Wasserwirtschaft - Umwelt, Technik, Gesellschaft, 234-244; facultas.wuv, Wien; ISBN 978-3-7089-1082-6


Journal Articles

** Richter, K; Hank, TB; Vuolo, F; Mauser, W; DxxxUrso, G Optimal Exploitation of the Sentinel-2 Spectral Capabilities for Crop Leaf Area Index Mapping.

REMOTE SENS-BASEL. 2012; 4(3): 561-582. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

** Richter, K; Vuolo, F; DxxxUrso, G; Palladino, M Evaluation of near-surface soil water status through the inversion of soil-canopy radiative transfer models in the reflective optical domain.

INT J REMOTE SENS. 2012; 33(17): 5473-5491. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

** Vuolo, F; Atzberger, C Exploiting the Classification Performance of Support Vector Machines with Multi-Temporal Moderate-Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) Data in Areas of Agreement and Disagreement of Existing Land Cover Products.

REMOTE SENS-BASEL. 2012; 4(10): 3143-3167. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

** Vuolo, F; Dash, J; Curran, PJ; Lajas, D; Kwiatkowska, E Methodologies and Uncertainties in the Use of the Terrestrial Chlorophyll Index for the Sentinel-3 Mission.

REMOTE SENS-BASEL. 2012; 4(5): 1112-1133. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

Conference & Workshop Proceedings, Paper, Abstract

* D'Urso, G; De Michele, C; Vuolo, F; (2012): Operational irrigation services from remote sensing: the irrigation advisory plan for the Campania Region, Italy.
[Remote Sensing and Hydrology, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, USA, Sept, 2010]

, IAHS Publ. , 352, 419-422


Journal Articles

** Richter, K; Atzberger, C; Vuolo, F; D'Urso, G Evaluation of Sentinel-2 Spectral Sampling for Radiative Transfer Model Based LAI Estimation of Wheat, Sugar Beet, and Maize.


* Atzberger, C., Richter, K., Vuolo, F., Darvishzadeh, R., Schlerf, M. (2011): Why confining to vegetation indices? Exploiting the potential of improved spectral observations using radiative transfer models.

Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering, 81740Q, 1-9; ISSN 0277-786X FullText FullText_BOKU

* Vuolo, F., Richter, K., Atzberger, C., (2011): Evaluation of time-series and phenological indicators for land cover classification based on MODIS data.

Proceedings of SPIE - International Society for Optical Engineering, 81740E, 1-11; ISSN 0277-786X FullText FullText_BOKU


** DxxxUrso, G; Richter, K; Calera, A; Osann, MA; Escadafal, R; Garatuza-Pajan, J; Hanich, L; Perdigao, A; Tapia, JB; Vuolo, F Earth Observation products for operational irrigation management in the context of the PLEIADeS project.

AGR WATER MANAGE. 2010; 98(2): 271-282. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU


** Richter, K; Atzberger, C; Vuolo, F; Weihs, P; D'Urso, G Experimental assessment of the Sentinel-2 band setting for RTM-based LAI retrieval of sugar beet and maize.

CAN J REMOTE SENS. 2009; 35(3): 230-247. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU

Chapter in Collected Volumes

D’Urso, G., Gomez, S., Vuolo, F., Dini, L. (2009): Estimation of land surface parameters through modeling inversion of Earth Observation optical data..

In: Papajorgji, Petraq J., Pardalos, Panos, M., Advances in Modelling Agricultural Systems 25; ISBN 978-0-387-75180-1


Journal Articles

** Vuolo, F; Dini, L; Dxxxurso, G Retrieval of Leaf Area Index from CHRIS/PROBA data: an analysis of the directional and spectral information content.

INT J REMOTE SENS. 2008; 29(17-18): 5063-5072. WoS FullText FullText_BOKU


* Vuolo, F., D’Urso, G., Dini, L. (2007): A comparative approach for the retrieval of leaf area index from Earth observation data.

IAHS Publ., 316, 131-139; ISSN 0144-7815

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