Matthias Wengert

Matthias Wengert

Matthias Wengert

Address Universität Kassel
Ökologische Agrarwissenschaften
Steinstr. 19
37213 Witzenhausen
Building: Labor- und Hörsaalgebäude
Room 2023
Telephone +49 561 804-1236
Telefax +49 561 804-1230
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Matthias Wengert is a research assistant and PhD-Student at the department of Grassland Science and Renewable Plant Resources at the University of Kassel. His research focus is remote sensing in agroforestry systems. He is working in the project “SIGNAL – Sustainable Intensification through Agroforestry”, funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research. Herein he specializes in the development of drone-based remote sensing methods for surveying plant parameters in silvoarable and silvopastoral agroforestry systems. 

Research Interests:

  • Agroforestry systems
  • Drone-based remote sensing
  • Hyperspectral methods
  • Multispectral methods
  • Photogrammetrical methods (SFM)
  • Extensive Grasslands


Curriculum vitae

2008 - 2011

Bachelor’s Studies in Geography and Nature and Landscape Conservation at University of Freiburg

2012 - 2014

Apprenticeship as Farmer at Agrar GmbH Crawinkel and Amber Bäuerliche AG, Thuringia

2014 - 2018

Master’s Studies in Organic Agriculture at University of Kassel and University of Natural Ressources and Life Sciences, Vienna.

Since 2018

PhD Student at the Department of Grassland Science and Renewable Plant Ressources

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