Alexey Noskov (PhD). GIS and Remote Sensing Researcher and Developer

Key words, skills, experience (2005 - 2020)

(main) Remote Sensing, Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision, Deep Learning, Insects and Bird Detection, UAV, UGV, Autonomous Driving

GIS, 3D Geo-Spatial Generalization and Visualization, Big Spatial Data Quality, Data Fusion, Quality-of-Service, WebGIS, Big Spatial Data, Blockchain, OpenStreetMap (VGI), Open Data, Smart-City, e-Government, Arctic Coastal and Bottom Dynamics

(technology) Computer Vision, Spatial Statistics, Computational Geometry, Information Theory, Machine Learning, Map Algebra

(programming) Tcl/Tk, Unix/Bash, Python(numpy), C, C#, VTK, ImageMagic, NodeJS, OpenCV

(software) Free Open Source Software, Emacs, Apache Web Server, Debian GNU/Linux (+Ubuntu, OpenSuse, Gentoo, CentOS), Office (LaTeX, Microsoft, Libre), Vector (Inkscape, Adobe Illustrator) and Raster (GIMP, Adobe Photoshop) Graphics, CAD (LibreCAD and Autocad)

(web) REST API, HTML5/CSS3, JavaScript, JQuery, Apache Rivet, (Geo)Django

(databases) SQLite, PostgreSQL, MariaDB (MySQL)

(GIS) Spatialite, PostGIS, GDAL/OGR, Proj4, QGIS, GRASS GIS (Python and C API), ArcGIS (ArcMap, ArcScene, etc.), AcrGIS Engine (C#), OpenLayers, CesiumJS

Alexey Noskov's photo, 2017

Contact information

Personal web-page:

University web-pages: 1(static), 2(dynamic)

Email (main):

Address: F|14 Institutsgebäude (Raum: 02A43) Deutschhausstraße 12 35032 Marburg, Germany

Tel: +49 6421 28-24227

Fax: +49 6421 28-24833

University Email:

ORCID: 0000-0003-0503-6558

Professional/Scientific/Social networks: ResearchGate, LinkedIn, GitHub, GoogleScholar, Publons, Scopus, and ORCID.

Main recent research areas

Insect and Bird Monitoring using Radar, Light Traps, Video and Audio Recording Devices. Forest Sensor Networks. Sound sensor based Bird Localization. Unmanned Rover for Forest Monitoring. UAV and UGV Autonomous Navigation. Point Cloud Processing.

3D Generalization and Geo-Visualization of Urban Environment (specifically Buildings). Spatial Data Quality and Quality of WebGIS Services Assurance. Spatial Data Fusion. Web and Desktop GIS Development. OpenStreetMap (Processing of Big Data Files and Intrinsic Quality).


PostDoc 2 (07.2019 - to date) - Laboratory for Climatology and Remote Sensing, Faculty of Geography, Philipps University of Marburg, Germany: The Natur4.0 project (07.2019 - 12.2022), leader of the group - Prof. Dr. Joerg Bendix.

PostDoc 1 (10.2016 - 06.2019) - GIScience research group of Heidelberg University, Germany (, leader of the group - Prof. Dr. Alexander Zipf ): The WeGovNow Project ( - Data Quality and Quality of Service Assurance and Improvement.

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Academic background

Awards and Activity


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