Guest Prof. Dr.-Ing. Yuanyuan Wang

Tel: +49-89-289-22673 (TUM)
Room:  Building 0507, Room 1117

Curriculum Vitae

  • Since 2021, Guest Professor, International AI Future Lab (AI4EO), TUM
  • Since 2019, Senior Researcher, Department of Earth Observation Data Science, German Aerospace Center (DLR)
  • Since 2015, Senior Researcher, Signal Processing in Earth Observation, TUM
  • 06.2014 - 07.2014, Visiting Scientist, Department of Computer Science, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
  • 2013 - 2015, Research Associate, Chair of Remote Sensing Technology, TUM
  • 2011 - 2013, Research Associate, TUM-IGSSE project "4D City"
  • 04.2010 - 10.2010, Student Research Assistant, Remote Sensing Technology Institute, German Aerospace Center
  • 2010 - 2011, Student Research Assistant, German Geodetic Research Institute (DGFI), Germany


  • IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing Best Reviewer 2016
  • Dimitris N. Chorafas Prize 2016
  • 3rd Place, TUM-IGSSE Vodafone poster contest 2015
  • 3rd Place, student paper contest of Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event 2011

Community Service

  • Reviewer for IEEE TGRS,GRSL, and JSTARS
  • Reviewer for ISPRS Journal of P&RS
  • Reviewer for European Research Council (ERC)
  • Reviewer for French National Research Agency (ANR)

Research Interests

  • Multi-baseline SAR interferometry, in particular SAR tomgraphic inversion
  • Robust estimation in multi-baseline InSAR, and nonlinear optimization in complex domain
  • SAR interferometric techniques applied to urban and volcanic areas
  • Computational imaging

Key Publications

  • Zhu X., Wang Y., Montazeri S., Ge N., 2018. A Review of Ten-Year Advances of Multi-Baseline SAR Interferometry Using TerraSAR-X Data. Remote Sensing, 10(9), 1374. [paper]
  • Kang J., Wang Y., Schmitt M., Zhu X., 2017. Object-based Multipass InSAR via Robust Low Rank Tensor Decomposition. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 56(6), 3062-3077. [paper]
  • Kang J., Wang Y., Körner M., Zhu X., 2017. Robust Object-based Multi-pass InSAR Deformation Reconstruction. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 55(8), 1-13. [paper]
  • Wang Y., Zhu X., Zeisl B., Pollefeys M., 2017. Fusing Meter-Resolution 4-D InSAR Point Clouds and Optical Images for Semantic Urban Infrastructure Monitoring. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 55(1), 14-26. [paper]
  • Wang Y., Zhu X., 2016. Robust Estimators for Multipass SAR Interferometry. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 54(2), 968-980. [paper]
  • Wang, Y., Zhu, X., 2015. Automatic Feature-based Geometric Fusion of Multi-view TomoSAR Point Clouds in Urban Area. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observation and Remote Sensing 8(3), 953-965. [paper]
  • Wang, Y., Zhu, X., Bamler, R., 2014. An Efficient Tomographic Inversion Approach for Urban Mapping Using Meter Resolution SAR Image Stacks. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters 11(7), 1250-1254. [paper]
  • Wang, Y., Zhu, X., Bamler, R., 2012. Retrieval of Phase History Parameters from Distributed Scatterers in Urban Areas Using Very High Resolution SAR Data. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing 73, 89-99.[paper]