Bilde av Johansson, Malin
Bilde av Johansson, Malin
Department of Physics and Technology malin.johansson@uit.no +4777620821 Tromsø FPARK E 318.1

Malin Johansson


Associate Professor / Earth Observation

Job description

Research Summary

I work with sea ice and oil spill detection and characterisation using satellite images, in particular Synthetic Aperture Radar and optical images at the Earth Observation group and CIRFA. 

 
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Researcher, UiT - The Arctic University of Norway, 2014 - present.

Post-doctoral researcher, Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden), 2013 – 2014.

Ph.D. Stockholm University (Sweden), 2012

M.Sc. Physical Oceanography, Gothenburg University (Sweden), 2005

 


  • Wenkai Guo, Polona Itkin, Suman Singha, Anthony Paul Doulgeris, Malin Johansson, Gunnar Spreen :
    Sea ice classification of TerraSAR-X ScanSAR images for the MOSAiC expedition incorporating per-class incidence angle dependency of image texture
    The Cryosphere Discussions 2022 DOI
  • Wenkai Guo, Polona Itkin, Johannes Lohse, Malin Johansson, Anthony Paul Doulgeris :
    Cross-platform classification of level and deformed sea ice considering per-class incident angle dependency of backscatter intensity
    The Cryosphere 2022 ARKIV / DOI
  • Jean Rabault, Takehiko Nose, Gaute Hope, Malte Müller, Øyvind Breivik, Joey Voermans et al.:
    OpenMetBuoy-v2021: An Easy-to-Build, Affordable, Customizable, Open-Source Instrument for Oceanographic Measurements of Drift and Waves in Sea Ice and the Open Ocean
    Geosciences 2022 ARKIV / DOI
  • Cornelius Patrick Quigley, Malin Johansson, Cathleen Elaine Jones :
    An alternative approach for calculating the SAR damping ratio of verified oil slicks
    IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium proceedings 2022 ARKIV
  • Anca Cristea, Malin Johansson, Anthony Paul Doulgeris, Camilla Brekke :
    Automatic detection of low-backscatter targets in the Arctic using wide swath sentinel-1 imagery
    IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing 2022 ARKIV / DOI
  • Debanshu Ratha, Malin Johansson, Andrea Marinoni, Torbjørn Eltoft :
    Performance Analysis of Roll-Invariant PolSAR Parameters from C-band images with Regard to Sea Ice Type Separation
    Electronic proceedings (EUSAR) 2022 ARKIV
  • Suman Singha, Malin Johansson, Gunnar Spreen, Stephen Howell, Sobue Shin-ichi, Malcolm Davidson :
    Year-around C- and L-band observation around the MOSAiC ice floe with high spatial and temporal resolution
    IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium proceedings 2021 ARKIV / DOI
  • Suman Singha, Anna Malin Kristin Johansson, Anthony Paul Doulgeris :
    Robustness of SAR Sea Ice Type classification across incidence angles and seasons at L-band
    IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 2021 ARKIV / DOI
  • Dmitry Ivonin, Andrey Ivanov, Malin Johansson, Camilla Brekke :
    Newly-formed sea ice distinction near the oil platform Prirazlomnaya in the Pechora Sea using polarimetric Radarsat-2 SAR observations
    Electronic proceedings (EUSAR) 2021 ARKIV
  • Malin Johansson, Stine Skrunes, Camilla Brekke, Hugo Isaksen :
    Multi-mission remote sensing of low concentration produced water slicks
    Electronic proceedings (EUSAR) 2021 ARKIV
  • Malin Johansson, Martine Espeseth, Camilla Brekke, Benjamin Holt :
    Can Mineral Oil Slicks Be Distinguished From Newly Formed Sea Ice Using Synthetic Aperture Radar?
    IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing 2020 ARKIV / DOI
  • Sebastian Gerland, Dmitry V Divine, Agneta Fransson, Mats Granskog, Olga Pavlova, Melissa Chierici et al.:
    Svalbard fjord environments with land-fast sea ice as arenas for climate research, monitoring, remote sensing validation, and dedicated process studies
    Proceedings of the IAHR International Symposium on ice 2020 ARKIV
  • Anca Cristea, Malin Johansson, Natalya A. Filimonova, Dmitry Ivonin, Nick Hughes, Anthony Paul Doulgeris et al.:
    Towards automatic detection of dark features in the Barents Sea using synthetic aperture radar
    IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium proceedings 2020 ARKIV / DOI
  • Lasse Mork Olsen, Pedro Duarte, Cecilia Peralta-Ferriz, Hanna Maria Kauko, Malin Johansson, Ilka Peeken et al.:
    A red tide in the pack ice of the Arctic Ocean
    Scientific Reports 2019 ARKIV / DOI
  • Suman Singha, Malin Johansson, Anthony Paul Doulgeris :
    Towards operational sea ice type retrieval using L-band Synthetic aperture radar
    IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium proceedings 2019 ARKIV / DOI
  • Malin Johansson, Martine Espeseth, Camilla Brekke, Stine Skrunes :
    Separation and characterisation of mineral oil slicks and newly formed sea ice in L-band synthetic aperture radar
    IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium proceedings 2019 ARKIV / DOI
  • Martine Espeseth, Stine Skrunes, Camilla Brekke, Malin Johansson :
    The Impact of Additive Noise on Polarimetric RADARSAT-2 Data Covering Oil Slicks
    IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium proceedings 2019 ARKIV / DOI
  • Sebastian Gerland, Dmitry Divine, Mats Granskog, Polona Itkin, Malin Johansson, Adam Steer et al.:
    Coordinated SAR satellite observations, airborne and ground surveys over Arctic sea ice and snow for different seasons
    2022
  • Malin Johansson, Johannes Lohse :
    Arctic sea ice monitoring using synthetic aperture radar satellite imagery at C- and L-band frequency
    2022
  • Cornelius Patrick Quigley, Malin Johansson, Pavel Serov, Victor de Aguiar, Monica Winsborrow, Rune Mattingsdal et al.:
    Satellite detection and drift estimates of naturally occurring oil seeps in the Barents Sea
    2022
  • Anca Cristea, Malin Johansson, Anthony Paul Doulgeris :
    Automatic detection of newly formed sea ice and lookalikes in the Barents Sea using Wide-Swath Synthetic Aperture Radar
    2022
  • Johannes Lohse, Wolfgang Dierking, Malin Johansson, Anthony Paul Doulgeris, Catherine Taelman :
    Towards combining C-and L-band SAR imagery for operational sea ice type classification
    2022
  • Martin Biuw, Kjell Tormod Nilssen, Martin Kristiansen, Lotta Lindblom, Michael Tino Poltermann, Tore Haug et al.:
    Report From Surveys To Assess Harp And Hooded Seal Pup Production In The Greenland Sea Pack-Ice In 2022
  • Cornelius Patrick Quigley, Malin Johansson, Cathleen Elaine Jones :
    An alternative approach for calculating the SAR damping ratio of verified oil slicks
    2022
  • Malin Johansson, Suman Singha, Gunnar Spreen, Stephen Howell, Shin-ichi Sobue, Malcolm Davidson :
    Fully-polarimetric L- and C-band Synthetic Aperture Radar data analysis from the yearlong MOSAiC expedition
    2022
  • Malin Johansson :
    Bruk av satellitter til å oppdage oljesøl
    2022
  • Malin Johansson, Wolfgang Fritz Otto Dierking :
    POLSAR/Multi-frequency Theme 3: Sea ice and ocean
    2022
  • Malin Johansson, Johannes Lohse :
    Sea ice studies using C- and L-band SAR
    2022
  • Malin Johansson :
    Satellite images overlapping field-work campaigns
    2022
  • Malin Johansson :
    Disaster Assessment Using Synthetic Aperture Radar: Part 3 – Oil Spill Detection
    2022 FULLTEKST / DATA
  • Debanshu Ratha, Malin Johansson, Andrea Marinoni, Torbjørn Eltoft :
    GD-derived Polarimetric Parameters for identifying Sea Ice in C-band SAR Images
    2022
  • Wenkai Guo, Polona Itkin, Suman Singha, Anthony Paul Doulgeris, Malin Johansson, Gunnar Spreen :
    Sea ice classification of TerraSAR-X ScanSAR images for the MOSAiC expedition incorporating per-class incidence angle dependency of image texture
    2022
  • Wenkai Guo, Polona Itkin, Suman Singha, Anthony Paul Doulgeris, Malin Johansson, Gunnar Spreen :
    TerraSAR-X ScanSAR texture-based sea ice classification
    2022
  • Catherine Cecilia A Taelman, Johannes Philipp Lohse, Malin Johansson, Sveinung Viggo Olsen :
    In-situ sea ice and ocean drift observations in the Greenland Sea
    2022
  • Malin Johansson, Polona Itkin, Catherine Cecilia A Taelman, Johannes Lohse, Jack Christopher Landy, Andrea Schneider :
    CIRFA science communicated
    2022
  • Sebastian Gerland, Dmitry V Divine, Olga Pavlova, Agneta Fransson, Philipp Assmy, Melissa Chierici et al.:
    Seasonal sea ice scenarios in recent years for Kongsfjorden, Svalbard, and related physical, biological and biogeochemical properties and processes
    2021
  • Malin Johansson, Torbjørn Eltoft, Suman Singha, Polona Itkin, Gunnar Spreen, Stephen Howell et al.:
    L- and C-band Synthetic Aperture Radar data analysis from the yearlong MOSAiC expedition
    2021
  • Torbjørn Eltoft, Malin Johansson, Anthony Paul Doulgeris, Suman Singha, Polona Itkin, Katalin Blix :
    Advancing information extraction on Arctic sea ice using a multi-sensor and multi-temporal integrated approach
    2021
  • Polona Itkin, Rolf-Ole Rydeng Jenssen, Dmitry Divine, Stefan Hendricks, Melinda Webster, Robert Ricker et al.:
    Distributed sea ice and snow mass balance ground observations and satellite remote sensing products: how can they benefit from each other?
    2021
  • Malin Johansson, Suman Singha, Gunnar Spreen, Stephen Howell, Shin-ichi Sobue, Malcolm Davidson :
    High spatial and temporal resolution L- and C-band Synthetic Aperture Radar data analysis from the yearlong MOSAiC expedition
    2021 ARKIV
  • Sebastian Gerland, Dmitry V Divine, Wolfgang Fritz Otto Dierking, Anthony Paul Doulgeris, Torbjørn Eltoft, Malin Johansson :
    Use of in situ and airborne Arctic sea ice surveys for SAR satellite remote sensing application improvements
    2020
  • Sebastian Gerland, Dmitry V Divine, Agneta Fransson, Mats Granskog, Olga Pavlova, Melissa Chierici et al.:
    Svalbard fjord environments with land-fast sea ice as arenas for climate research, monitoring, remote sensing validation, and dedicated process studies
    2020
  • Malin Johansson, Martine Espeseth, Camilla Brekke, Benjamin Holt :
    Can Mineral Oil Slicks be Distinguished From Newly Formed Sea Ice Using Synthetic Aperture Radar?
    2020
  • Malin Johansson :
    Malin letar oljespill i ishavet
    19. March 2020 ARKIV
  • Sebastian Gerland, Olga Pavlova, Dmitry V Divine, Jean Negrel, Sandro Dahlke, Malin Johansson et al.:
    Long-term monitoring of landfast sea ice extent and thickness in Kongsfjorden, and related applications (FastIce) In: Van den Heuvel et al. (eds): SESS report 2019, Svalbard Integrated Arctic Earth Observing System, Longyearbyen, pp. 160 - 167
    2020
  • Mats Granskog, Polona Itkin, Robert Graham, Amelie Meyer, Arild Sundfjord, Gunnar Spreen et al.:
    Role of winter storms on the evolution of sea ice in the Atlantic sector of the Arctic
    2019
  • Malin Johansson, Anthony Paul Doulgeris, Camilla Brekke :
    Investigating the occurrence of newly formed sea ice in the Barents Sea using archived Sentinel-1 SAR data
    2019
  • Malin Johansson, Sebastian Gerland, Anca Cristea, Eirik Malnes, Anthony Paul Doulgeris, Dmitry V Divine et al.:
    Sea ice and open water classification using historical multi-sensor synthetic aperture radar satellite datasets, applied to two Svalbard fjords
    2019
  • Andrea Marinoni, Malin Johansson, Martine Espeseth, Camilla Brekke :
    Multidimensional distance geometry analysis for classification of PolSAR images in Arctic scenarios
    2019
  • Suman Singha, Malin Johansson, Anthony Paul Doulgeris :
    Arctic Sea Ice Classification Using ALOS-2 Palsar-2 L-Band SAR Images
    2019

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    Research interests

    I work with sea ice and oil spill detection and characterisation using satellite images, in particular Synthetic Aperture Radar and optical images at the Earth Observation group and CIRFA.


    Member of research group



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