Hannes Taubenböck received the Diploma degree in geography from the Ludwig-Maximilians University Munich, Germany, in 2004, and the Ph.D. degree (Dr. rer. nat.) in geography from the Julius-Maximilianas University of Würzburg, Germany, in 2008. As PdD candidate he joined the German Remote Sensing Data Center (DFD), German Aerospace Center (DLR), Munich, Germany in 2005. Then he became Postdoc with the University of Würzburg (2007–2010) working on the development of algorithms for information extraction from multisensoral remotely sensed data and subsequent value adding for transforming scientiﬁc results into practical value. He is Assistant Professor and Lecturer with the University of Würzburg. In 2010, he was a Scientiﬁc Employee with DLR-DFD and became Head of the “Modelling and geostatistical methods” team in 2013.