Stelzig, Michael

Michael Stelzig, M. Sc.

Project Management Remote Sensing & Radar Based Ice Exploration

Department of Electrical-Electronic-Communication Engineering
Institute of Microwaves and Photonics (LHFT)

Room: Raum 06.220
Cauerstr. 9
91058 Erlangen


  • B.Eng. in Mechatronics Automotive Systems Engineering at DHBW Stuttgart 10/12-09/15
  • M.Sc. in Mechatronics at FAU Erlangen 04/16-04/18
  • Doctoral Candidate at LHFT since 05/18

Research Areas

  • Ice Penetrating Radar
  • UWB Radar Systems
  • UAV Based Radar and Lidar Imaging
  • Synthetic Aperture Radar Transponder
  • Radar Based Extraterrestrial Exploration
  • Radar Signal Processing


Feel free to contact me if you are interested in any of the topics mentioned above. For some more impressions, have a look at the topic ice radar.


  • M. Vossiek, N. Haberberger, L. Krabbe, M. Hehn, C. Carlowitz and M. Stelzig, "A Tutorial on the Sequential Sampling Impulse Radar Concept and Selected Applications", IEEE Journal of Microwaves, vol. 3, pp. 523-539, Januar, 2023.
    DOI: 10.1109/JMW.2022.3228724
  • A. Benedikter, G. Krieger, M. Rodríguez-Cassolà, H. Hussmann, K. Wickhusen, A. Stark, M. Stelzig and M. Vossiek, "SAR Interferometric and Tomographic Imaging of Saturn’s Moon Enceladus Using Strongly Perturbed Orbits", in Proceedings of the EUSAR 2022; 14th European Conference on Synthetic Aperture Radar, Leipzig, November, 2022.
  • A. Grathwohl, M. Stelzig, J. Kanz, P. Fenske, A. Benedikter, C. Knill, I. Ullmann, I. Hajnsek, A. Moreira, G. Krieger, M. Vossiek and C. Waldschmidt, "Taking a Look Beneath the Surface: Multicopter UAV-Based Ground-Penetrating Imaging Radars", IEEE Microwave Magazine, vol. 23, pp. 32-46, September, 2022.
    DOI: 10.1109/MMM.2022.3188126
  • F. Snobar, J. Reinhard, H. Huber, M. Hoffmann, M. Stelzig, M. Vossiek and K. Graichen, "FOV-based model predictive object tracking for quadcopters", in Proceedings of the 9th IFAC Symposium on Mechatronic Systems (Mechatronics 2022), pp. 18 - 23, Los Angeles, CA (USA), 2022.
    DOI: 10.1016/j.ifacol.2022.10.481
  • M. Stelzig, A. Benedikter, R. Horn, M. Jaeger, M. Keller, R. Scheiber, G. Krieger and M. Vossiek, "Virtual Synthetic Aperture Radar Target Based on a Miniaturized Monostatic Digital Delay Transponder", IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, pp. 1-4, Dezember, 2021.
    DOI: 10.1109/LMWC.2021.3133660
  • D. Heinen et al., "The TRIPLE Melting Probe - an Electro-Thermal Drill with a Forefield Reconnaissance System to Access Subglacial Lakes and Oceans", in Proceedings of the OCEANS 2021: San Diego – Porto, San Diego, CA, Februar, 2021.
    DOI: 10.23919/OCEANS44145.2021.9705999
  • A. Benedikter, M. Rodriguez-Cassola, G. Krieger, R. Scheiber, G. Martin del Campo Becerra, R. Horn, M. Stelzig, A. Moreira and M. Vossiek, "Potential of a Multimodal Orbital Radar Mission for the Exploration of Enceladus", in Proceedings of the EGU General Assembly 2020, Online, März, 2020.
    DOI: 10.5194/egusphere-egu2020-19621
  • A. Benedikter, M. Rodriguez-Cassola, G. Krieger, R. Scheiber, G. Martin del Campo Becerra, R. Horn, A. Moreira, M. Stelzig and M. Vossiek, "Towards the Validation of a Volumetric Imaging Concept for the SAR Exploration of Enceladus", in Proceedings of the AGU Fall Meeting 2019, San Francisco, 2019.