Honors

 

For a list of honors click here

 

CONSUL HONORAIRE DE LA RÉPUBLIQUE CÔTE D’IVOIRE 2017

 

Award Ceremony in Vienna

Embassy of Ivory Coast

With Ambassador Gilbert Quattara

June 2017

 

 

 

 

Coat of Arms

Republic of Ivory Coast

 

 

 

Meeting Rose

The only student from Ivory Coast in Austria. Studying Agriculture at

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (Bodenkultur) in Vienna, 2017

 

RECEIVING AN AUSTRIAN PRESIDENTIAL AWARD 2005

Carrying the Austrian Presidential Award around the neck with a white tie coattail suit attending the Techniker Cercle TC Ball at the Philharmonic's Musikverein, Vienna 2007

 

How the award looks like close up.

Worn around the neck with a red-white-red band representing the national Austrian colors. Only worn at white tie events.

 

 

The festive award presentation was held in 2006 with Governor Voves of Styria [our then state of residence]  on behalf of Heinz Fischer, the President of the Republic

 

AWARD OF FELLOWSHIP

INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR PHOTOGRAMMETRY AND REMOTE SENSING ISPRS 2016

Receiving the silver plate and diploma of Fellow of the ISPRS |  Opening ceremony of the 23rd quadrennial Congress

12-July-2016 | Prague

 

 

RECEIVING THE FRIEDRICH-HOPFNER GOLD MEDAL 2014

Once quadrennially, the Austrian Geodetic Commission recognizes one scientist's career accomplishment. It was "created to highlight the merits of Friedrich Hopfner, Professor of Geodesy at the Vienna University of Technology from 1934 to 1938 and from 1945 to 1949, to distinguished geodesists for extraordinary achievement" [www.oegk-geodesy.at]

The Friedrich-Hopfner Gold Medal. The Austrian Geodetic Commission considers this the highest decoration in its field in Austria

 

 

Konrad Schindler's laudatio. Click on it to review the full pdf-text published in vgi, the Austrian Zeitschrift für Vermessung und Geoinformation

 

Konrad Schindler, professor of photogrammetry at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology [Zurich], traveled to Vienna for delivery of the laudatio to his doctoral mentor.

 

HONORARY SENATOR OF THE UNIVERSITY OF LJUBLJANA | SLOVENIA | 2015

Appointment of three new Honorary Senators on 1-Dec-2015 at the University of Ljubljana: Prof. Dubravka Tomsic [center, from Slovenia], Dr. Justin Teisie [right, from France] and Franz Leberl [left]

 



Thank you speech by Franz Leberl to the festive assembly at the University of Ljubljana

1-December-2015 | All Deans and the president  of the entire University were in attendance

 

Diploma in the Slovenian language appointing Franz Leberl to the position of Honorary Senator

 

NASA MAGELLAN SCIENCE TEAM MEMBERSHIP 1978-1993

Group photo of the entire Magellan Science Team, taken in front of the JPL main building in Pasadena [CA], 1991

 

NASA Group Achievement Award for the Science Team of the Magellan Project

1992

 

Development of digital topography around the North-pole of planet Venus from Magellan stereo SAR imagery. Publication in the high-impact Journal of Geophysical Research.

MICROSOFT 2007

Microsoft's Stephen Lawler [left], Vexcel's John Curlander [right] and myself at the announcement of the Vexcel acquisition at the Annual ASPRS Convention in Reno, 2006

 

Farewell present after completion of my employment obligation with Microsoft, 2007

The present was given during a gathering in Seattle [see adjacent picture]

 

Farewell event upon completion of my employment obligation at Microsoft with Stephen Lawler and Eric Jorgensen, Microsoft Corporate VP, 2007 

 

INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR PHOTOGRAMMETRY & REMOTE SENSING

1976 | 2010 | 2012

Award of the Otto-von-Gruber Gold Medal for achievements as a young researcher in photogrammetry, 1976

 

Receiving the Otto-von-Gruber Gold Medal in Helsinki at the congress of the ISP from the hands of Prof. van der Weele, ITC-Holland

 

Recognition for the Presidency of  ISPRS Commission III on Photogrammetric Computer Vision and Image Analysis 2000-2004

 

Award

Best poster at ISPRS Symposium on Photogrammetric Computer Vision in Paris [France] with P. Meixner

2010

 

Award of the Brock Gold Medal, Int'l Soc. for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Melbourne, Australia. Orhan Altan, ISPRS-President; Bobbi Lenzcowski, ASPRS-President, 2012

 

Front and back of the Brock Gold Medal. Funded by the Arthur and Norman Brock Fund set up in 1954. They were pioneers in aerial photography with a first aerial camera built in 1916. This is the 14th such medal awarded

 

AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR PHOTOGRAMMETRY AND REMOTE SENSING 1991 | 2012

Outstanding Technical Achievement Award presented by ASPRS-President Gary Florence in Sacramento, California, at the 2012 Annual ASPRS Convention

Plaque of the Outstanding Technical Achievement Award, specifically addressing the UltraCam Digital Aerial Camera accomplishment, 2012

Plaque & citation for the 1990 ASPRS Fairchild Award, presented at the annual ASPRS Convention in 1991.

Click for enlarged citation

IEEE AWARDS 1986 | 1996

Award of the rank of Fellow of the IEEE via its Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society IGARS, presented at the ICPR-1996 [Intl Conference for Pattern Recognition], Vienna

 

Cover of the IEEE Transactions on Geoscience Remote Sensing with the paper receiving the Best Paper Award for 1986 [see also "Publications"]

 

Winning the "Best Paper" award of the IEEE Transactions of Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Volume 1986 [see also "Publications"]

 

OTHER AWARDS

Award of Honorary Membership in the Austrian Association for Pattern Recognition AAPR, 1988 in Innsbruck

 

Award of the Honorary Membership in the Brasilian Society for Cartography, 1977 in Fortaleza, Brasil

 

Best "Fast Forward" presentation at the annual ACM-SIGSPATIAL conference, San Jose 2010 [with P. Meixner] 

 

Award by the Construction Innovation Forum for the development of Foto-G, a product for Close Range Photogrammetry

2003

Award of the Eurographics prize for best project in medical graphics

[see also "Publications"]

2003

Award, Best poster at the symposium on Photogrammetric Image Analysis, Munich [Germany], with P. Meixner

2011

At the occasion of reaching the status of Professor Emeritus, a lecture room was dedicated in the name of Franz Leberl

2013

In the dedicated lecture room, this bust was placed. It was created automatically by 3D photogrammetry and a 3D printer

2013

Award of the Kaiser-Friedrich-Medal of the City of Baden for achievement in the arts [Jazz promotion]. See also www.hartwig-eitler-quartet.info2013