ISPRS Announcements

New Editor-in-Chief for IJPRS Journal

The ISPRS Council has selected Clément Mallet as the new Editor-in-Chief of the ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing,

He will replace Derek Lichti who retires, effective Dec. 31, 2020, and will work alongside Editor-in-Chief Qihao Weng, who handles remote sensing manuscripts, to maintain and further the journal’s aim. Clément is a Senior Researcher at IGN-ENSG and Univ. Gustave Eiffel (Lastig lab.), head of the STRUDEL team, and has been an Associate Editor of the Journal for years. IJPRS is one of the top ranked remote sensing journals with an impact factor of 6.942 and a 5-year impact factor of 7.856.

On behalf of ISPRS, Council thanks Derek Lichti for the many years he has contributed to serving the Society in his role as Editor-in-Chief of the journal, and for the fabulous job he has done. It has been a pleasure to work with him.




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