Benjamin D. Hennig

Benjamin David Hennig, Professor of Geography
Spatial Analysis & Geovisualisation Research Group at the Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences

Research Topics: Social and spatial inequalities, humanity’s impact on Earth, global sustainability and the development of concepts for analysing, visualising and mapping these issues

Keywords: global sustainability, inequality, socioeconomic disparities, cartography, geovisualisation, GIS, image classification

Data sets: Landsat, ORNL LandScan, NASA Earth Observatory, IS 50 V data base, aerial and UAV imagery


  • QGIS (with SCP)
  • OpenDroneMap
  • R Statistics
  • E-foto Digital Photogrammetry
  • Aerialod
  • ArcGIS
  • ENVI Image Processing
  • Surfer 2D & 3D modeling and analysis
  • Agisoft Metashape