October 4, 2015

Lucian Dragut




Dr. habil.

Office: 142
Phone: 0256 592 285

E-mail: lucian.dragut@fulbrightmail.org

Research areas: Geomorphometry, GIS, Remote sensing

Teaching activity: Geomorfometrie, Tehnici de cercetare si autorat stiintific, Sisteme informaţionale geografice şi teledetecţie, Teledetecţie




1996-2003 Doctorat; Universitatea Babeş-Bolyai din Cluj-Napoca, Facultatea de Geografie, Munţii Şureanu. Studiu geomorfologic

1995-1996 Masterat Geomorfologie dinamică şi aplicată; Universitatea Babeş-Bolyai din Cluj-Napoca, Facultatea de Geografie

1990-1995 Studii universitare; Universitatea de Vest din Timişoara, Facultatea de Chimie, Biologie şi Geografie, Specializarea Geografie (1995)


Drăguţ, L. and Eisank, C., 2012. Automated classification of topography from SRTM data using object-based image analysis, Geomorphology 141-142: 21-33, doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2011.12.001 (Impact factor 2010-2.352).

Verhagen, P. and Drăguţ, L., 2012. Object-based landform classification from DEMs for archaeological predictive mapping, Journal of Archaeological Science 39: 698-703, doi:10.1016/j.jas.2011.11.001 (Impact factor 2010-1.710).

Drăguţ, L., Eisank, C. and Strasser, T., 2011. Local variance for multi-scale analysis in geomorphometry, Geomorphology 130: 162-172, doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2011. 03.011 (Impact factor 2010-2.352).

Drăguţ, L. and Eisank, C., 2011. Object representations at multiple scales from Digital Elevation Models, Geomorphology 129: 183-189, doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2011.03. 003 (Impact factor 2010-2.352. Cited by 1).

Drăguţ, L., Tiede, D. and Levick, S., 2010. ESP: a tool to estimate scale parameters for multiresolution image segmentation of remotely sensed data, International Journal of Geographical Information Science 24: 859-871, doi:10.1080/13658810903174803 (Impact factor 2010-1.489. Cited by 10).

Drăguţ, L., Schauppenlehner, T., Muhar, A., Strobl, J. and Blaschke, T., 2009. Optimization of scale and parametrization for terrain segmentation: an application to soil-landscape modeling, Computers & Geosciences 35: 1875-1883, doi:10.1016/j.cageo.2008.10.008 (Impact factor 2010-1.416. Cited by 7).

Drăguţ, L. and Blaschke, T., 2006. Automated classification of landform elements using object-based image analysis, Geomorphology 81: 330-344, doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2006.04.013 (Impact factor 2010-2.352. Cited by 49).

Luscier, J.D, Thompson, W.L, Wilson, J.M, Gorham, B.E. and Drăguţ, L.D., Using digital photographs and object- based image analysis to estimate percent ground cover in vegetation plots, Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 4: 408-413 (Impact factor 2010-8.820. Cited by 26).

Research projects

2011 FuSE_DEM/ PN-II-ID-PCE-2011-3-0499- Fundamental surface elements on digital elevation models. (PI) National Research Council. RON 500,000 (ca EUR 100,000) (2011-2012).

2009 SCALA-PLUS/ FP7-239312- Scales and Hierarchies in Geomorphometry. (PI) European Commission. EUR 37,500. (2009-2011).

2008 SCALA/ FWF-P20777-N15- Scales and hierarchies in landform classification. (Co-PI) Der Wissenschaftsfonds- FWF, Austria. EUR 282,087.54. (2008-2011).

2006 BRAHMATWINN/ FP6-036952- Twinning European and South Asian River basins to enhance capacity and implement adaptive integrated water resources management approaches. European Commission. Personal task: contribution to WP_3- Assessment of the natural environment. (2006- 2009)

2006-2008 CLUE/ FP6- 009532- Complex Landscape Units for Environmental assessment and modeling. (PI) European Commission. EUR 157,387.