Javier Lopatin

  • Group: Vegetation
  • Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
    Institut für Geographie und Geoökologie
    Kaiserstr. 12
    76131 Karlsruhe

Javier Lopatin

Remote sensing of the environment


  • Modeling ecological and hydrological parameters with LiDAR data
  • Hyperspectral remote sensing to derive tree species compositions
  • Application of path modeling methods in the context of remote sensing data

Curriculum vitae

2014 PhD student at the Institute of Geography and Geoecology (IfGG), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). Topic: Development of a UAV-based remote sensing procedure for ecosystem monitoring.
2012 Diploma in Applied Geomatics, University of Chile.
2007-2011 Engineer in Renewable Natural Resources, University of Chile.


Lopatin J., Hernández J., Galleguillos M. and Mancilla G. 2013. An empirical modeling of runoff in small watersheds using LiDAR data. Presented at AGU (American Geophysical Union), San Francisco, USA, 9 - 13 December. Poster.