Geoinformatics Unit

Outcome of 2017 IEEE GRSS Data Fusion Contest published in JSTARS!

May 1, 2018

Our paper entitled "Open data for global multimodal land use classification: Outcome of the 2017 IEEE GRSS Data Fusion Contest" has been published in IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing.

The paper summarizes the outcome of the 2017 IEEE GRSS Data Fusion Contest, which was focused on local climate zones classification using multimodal data (i.e., multitemporal Landsat-8, Sentinel-2, and OpenStreetMap).

More details are reported in the following open access paper:
N. Yokoya, P. Ghamisi, J. Xia, S. Sukhanov, R. Heremans, I. Tankoyeu, B. Bechtel, B. Le Saux, G. Moser, and D. Tuia, "Open data for global multimodal land use classification: Outcome of the 2017 IEEE GRSS Data Fusion Contest,” IEEE J. Sel. Topics Appl. Earth Observ. Remote Sens., vol. 11, no. 5, pp. 1363-1377, 2018.

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Local climate zones classification maps of Berlin, Rome, Amsterdam, and Madrid.