Traffic Detection by MAV - The VABENE ++ System is Expanded

08.09.2014 · Großereignis- / Katastrophenmanagement
The extraction of relevant traffic information is one of the main research areas of the project VABENE ++. For this purpose, methods have already been developed to derive information on traffic flow from aerial photographs. The images are acquired by the 3K camera system on the...

Start of EU Project EPISECC - Inventory of European Disaster Relief

11.06.2014 · Großereignis- / Katastrophenmanagement
Within the EU project EPISECC (Establish Pan-European Information Space to Enhance Security of Citizens) the German Aerospace Center (DLR) is creating an Europe-wide inventory of events and disasters. This includes information about the actual events, the introduced support...

Test of the VABENE++ System Components

06.06.2014 · Großereignis- / Katastrophenmanagement
On May 26 and 27, 2014, the first major internal test of the VABENE++ system took place at DLR Oberpfaffenhofen. Employees from four different institutes of the locations in Berlin and Oberpfaffenhofen tested buildup, function and interaction of the system components, since...

VABENE++ at the ILA 2014 in Berlin

28.05.2014 · Großereignis- / Katastrophenmanagement
From May 20 to 25, 2014, the German Aerospace Center presented its research topics at the ILA Berlin Air Show 2014. More than 220,000 people visited the air show and had the opportunity to see aircrafts of the research fleet and results of numerous research projects of DLR. In...

Science Week in Cologne

25.05.2014 · Großereignis- / Katastrophenmanagement
On May 20, 2014, Ronald Nippold (Institute of Transportation Systems) spoke about traffic management and the projekt VABENE++ in the context of the event "Wissenschaft in Kölner Häusern" in Cologne. Between May 19 and May 23, 2014, there were several events taking place at...

DLRG Workshop on Situation Assessment and Visualisation

23.05.2014 · Großereignis- / Katastrophenmanagement
On May 17, 2014, a workshop of the German Lifeguard Association (DLRG) on the application of UAS, RPAS and satellites for the exploration and visualisation of situations took place at the state fire brigade school of Würzburg. Managed by Mr. Xaver Schruhl, DLRG of Bavaria, the...

4th Sino-German Symposium on Urban Road Traffic Safety

22.05.2014 · Großereignis- / Katastrophenmanagement
The 4th Sino-German Symposium on Urban Road Traffic Safety co-organized by Tongji University and German Aerospace Center (DLR) with focus on Traffic Management and Safety during major events & disasters, for road planning and design and for operation of Tram took place at Tongji...

Projekt closure of SOCIETIES

05.05.2014 · Großereignis- / Katastrophenmanagement
In the EU project SOCIETIES concepts for combining social Networks with sensor-based Pervasive Computing have been developed in between September 2010 and April 2014. The Results were demonstrated to a user group from the Disaster Management Community, among others, and the usage...