Dr. Anja Rösel

Tel: +49 (0) 8153 28-4330
Room:  2102 (DLR-EOC)
E-mail: anja.roesel<at>dlr.de
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Research Interests

  • Optical and SAR - Remote Sensing
  • Remote Sensing of Polar Regions
  • Snow and Ice Mass Balance
  • Radiative Transfer Modelling
  • AI4EO

Key Publications

  • A. Rösel, S. L. Farrell, V. Nandan, J. Richter-Menge, G. Spreen, D. V. Divine, A. Steer, J.-C. Gallet, S. Gerland (2021). Implications of surface flooding on airborne estimates of snow depth on sea ice. The Cryosphere, 15(6), pp. 2819–2833. https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-15-2819-2021 
  • A. M. Semmling, Rösel, A. et al. (2019), "Sea-Ice Concentration Derived From GNSS Reflection Measurements in Fram Strait," in IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing.
  • F. Appel, Koch, F. Rösel, A. et al. (2019), "Advances in Snow Hydrology Using a Combined Approach of GNSS In Situ Stations, Hydrological Modelling and Earth Observation—A Case Study in Canada" in Geosciences, https://doi.org/10.3390/geosciences9010044
  • A. Rösel, King, J., Doulgeris, A., Wagner, P., Johansson, A., & Gerland, S. (2018), "Can we extend local sea-ice measurements to satellite scale? An example from the N-ICE2015 expedition." in Annals of Glaciology, https://doi.org/10.1017/aog.2017.37
  • Liston, G. E., Polashenski, C., Rösel, A., Itkin, P., King, J., Merkouriadi, I., & Haapala, J. ( 2018). A distributed snow‐evolution model for sea‐ice applications (SnowModel). Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 123, 3786‐ 3810. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017JC013706
  • Rösel, A., Itkin, P., King, J., Divine, D., Wang, C., Granskog, M. A., … Gerland, S. ( 2018). Thin sea ice, thick snow and widespread negative freeboard observed during N‐ICE2015 north of Svalbard. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 123, 1156– 1176. https://doi.org/10.1002/2017JC012865
  • Rösel, A., and Kaleschke, L. ( 2012), Exceptional melt pond occurrence in the years 2007 and 2011 on the Arctic sea ice revealed from MODIS satellite data, J. Geophys. Res., 117, C05018, https://doi.org/10.1029/2011JC007869
  • Rösel, A., Kaleschke, L., and Birnbaum, G.(2012): Melt ponds on Arctic sea ice determined from MODIS satellite data using an artificial neural network, The Cryosphere, 6, 431–446, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-6-431-2012