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Researcher: Malenovsky, Z (Dr Zbynek Malenovsky)

Fields of Research

Photogrammetry and remote sensing
Plant physiology
Ecology
Other earth sciences
Forestry sciences
Forestry management and environment
Software engineering
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander environmental knowledges
Ecological physiology
Geomorphology and earth surface processes
Crop and pasture biochemistry and physiology
Agricultural spatial analysis and modelling
Ecological impacts of climate change and ecological adaptation

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in the environmental sciences
Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences
Assessment and management of coastal and estuarine ecosystems
Assessment and management of terrestrial ecosystems
Assessment and management of Antarctic and Southern Ocean ecosystems
Other environmental management
Forestry
Expanding knowledge in the earth sciences
Assessment and management of freshwater ecosystems
Expanding knowledge in the information and computing sciences
Other plant production and plant primary products
Environmentally sustainable plant production
Terrestrial biodiversity

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Antarctic moss stress assessment based on chlorophyll content and leaf density retrieved from imaging spectroscopy data; New Phytologist
Assessing vegetation function with imaging spectroscopy; Surveys in Geophysics
Assessment of Antarctic moss health from multi-sensor UAS imagery with random forest modelling; International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation
Assessment of forest structure using two UAV techniques: a comparison of airborne laser scanning and structure from motion (SfM) point clouds; Forests
Daily and seasonal dynamics of remotely sensed photosynthetic efficiency in tree canopies; Tree Physiology
DART: recent advances in remote sensing data modeling with atmosphere, polarization, and chlorophyll fluorescence; IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing
Discrete Anisotropic Radiative Transfer (DART 5) for modeling airborne and satellite spectroradiometer and LIDAR acquisitions of natural and urban landscapes; Remote Sensing
Do daily and seasonal trends in leaf solar induced fluorescence reflect changes in photosynthesis, growth or light exposure?; Remote Sensing
Downscaling of solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence from canopy level to photosystem level using a random forest model; Remote Sensing of Environment
Error budget for geolocation of spectroradiometer point observations from an Unmanned Aircraft System; Sensors
Estimation of spruce needle-leaf chlorophyll content based on DART and PARAS canopy reflectance models; IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing
Extending Fluspect to simulate xanthophyll driven leaf reflectance dynamics; Remote Sensing of Environment
Footprint determination of a spectroradiometer mounted on an unmanned aircraft system; IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
HyperUAS - imaging spectroscopy from a multirotor unmanned aircraft system; Journal of Field Robotics
In vivo photoprotection mechanisms observed from leaf spectral absorbance changes showing VIS-NIR slow-induced conformational pigment bed changes; Photosynthesis Research
Influence of 3D spruce tree representation on accuracy of airborne and satellite forest reflectance simulated in DART; Forests
Influence of cosine corrector and UAS platform dynamics on airborne spectral irradiance measurements; 2018 IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS 2018)
Influence of cosine corrector and UAS platform dynamics on airborne spectral irradiance measurements; Geoscience and Remote Sensing (IGARSS), IEEE International Symposium
Linking chlorophyll fluorescence measurements and radiative transfer modelling II: new prospects; Geoscience and Remote Sensing (IGARSS), IEEE International Symposium
Measurement methods and variability assessment of the Norway spruce total leaf area: implications for remote sensing; Trees
Meta-analysis assessing potential of steady-state chlorophyll fluorescence for remote sensing detection of plant water, temperature and nitrogen stress; Remote Sensing of Environment
Minimizing measurement uncertainties of coniferous needle-leaf optical properties, part I: methodological review; IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing
Minimizing measurement uncertainties of coniferous needle-leaf optical properties, part II: experimental setup and error analysis; IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing
Optimizing spectral and spatial resolutions of unmanned aerial system imaging sensors for monitoring Antarctic vegetation; IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing
Oxygen transmittance correction for solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence measured on proximal sensing: application to the NASA-GSFC fusion tower; 2017 IEEE International Geoscience & Remote Sensing Symposium
Photoprotection dynamics observed at leaf level from fast temporal reflectance changes; 2018 IEEE International Symposium Geoscience and Remote Sensing
Quantifying vegetation biophysical variables from imaging spectroscopy data: a review on retrieval methods; Surveys in Geophysics
Reflectance continuum removal spectral index tracking the xanthophyll cycle photoprotective reactions in Norway spruce needles; Functional Plant Biology: An International Journal of Plant Function
Relation of chlorophyll fluorescence sensitive reflectance ratios to carbon flux measurements of montanne grassland and norway spruce forest ecosystems in the temperate zone; The Scientific World Journal
Remote sensing of solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence (SIF) in vegetation: 50 years of progress; Remote Sensing of Environment
Response of green reflectance continuum removal index to the xanthophyll de-epoxidation cycle in Norway spruce needles; Journal of Experimental Botany
Retrieval of spruce leaf chlorophyll content from airborne image data using continuum removal and radiative transfer; Remote Sensing of Environment
Review of optical-based remote sensing for plant trait mapping; Ecological Complexity
Simulating solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence in a boreal forest stand reconstructed from terrestrial laser scanning measurements; Remote Sensing of Environment
Simulation of chlorophyll fluorescence for sun- and shade-adapted leaves of 3D canopies with the dart model; 2018 IEEE International Symposium Geoscience and Remote Sensing
Solar-induced chlorophyll fluorescence measured from an unmanned aircraft system: sensor etaloning and platform notion correction; IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing
Spatial co-registration of ultra-high resolution visible, multispectral and thermal images acquired with micro-UAV over Antarctic moss beds; Remote Sensing
Sun-induced chlorophyll fluorescence II: review of passive measurement setups, protocols, and their application at the leaf to canopy level; Remote Sensing
The global distribution of leaf chlorophyll content; Remote Sensing of Environment
Unmanned aircraft system advances health mapping of fragile polar vegetation; Methods in Ecology and Evolution
Variability and uncertainty challenges in scaling imaging spectroscopy retrievals and validations from leaves up to vegetation canopies; Surveys in Geophysics

Research Projects

Bridging scales in remote sensing of vegetation stress; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Sensor calibration facility for spectral and thermal remote sensing; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Towards a large-scale Antarctic Nearshore and Terrestrial Observing System (ANTOS): Scaling and optimising unmanned airborne observations of moss ecosystems; Department of Environment and Energy (Cwth) (DoEE)

Research Candidate Supervision