Shungu Garaba



  1. Garaba, S. P. and Dierssen, H. M. (2016) Classification of marine macroplastics and microplastics fromspectral reflectance measured from visible to short-wave infrared wavelengths. Remote Sensing of the Environment (In Revision)
  2.  Schulz, A.-C., Badewien, T. H., Garaba, S. P., and Zielinski, O. (2016) Acoustic and optical methods to infer water transparency at the Time Series Station Spiekeroog, Wadden Sea (southern North Sea), Ocean Science, 12, 1155-1163, doi:10.5194/os-12-1155-2016.


  1. Garaba, S. P., Friedrichs, A., Voß, D. and Zielinski, O. (2015) Classifying natural waters with the Forel-Ule colour index system: Results, applications, correlations and crowdsourcing. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12(12), 16096-16109, doi:10.3390/ijerph121215044.
  2. Garaba, S. P. and Zielinski, O. (2015) An assessment of water quality monitoring tools in an estuarine system. Remote Sensing Applications: Society and Environment, 2, 1-10, doi:10.1016/j.rsase.2015.09.001.
  3. Garaba, S. P., Voß, D., Wollschläger, J., and Zielinski, O. (2015) Modern approaches to shipborne ocean color remote sensing. Applied Optics, 54(12), 3602-3612, doi:10.1364/AO.54.003602.


  1. Garaba, S.P., Schulz, Badewien, T., A-C., Braun, A., and Zielinski, O. (2014), Using ocean colour products to estimate turbidity at the Wadden Sea time series station Spiekeroog. Journal of the European Optical Society – Rapid Publications, 9, 14020, doi: 10.2971/jeos.2014.14020.
  2. Garaba, S. P., Voß, D., and Zielinski, O. (2014) Physical, bio-optical state and correlations in north–western European shelf seas. Remote Sensing, 6(6), 5042-5066, doi:10.3390/rs6065042.


  1. Garaba, S. P. and Zielinski, O. (2013) Methods in reducing surface reflected glint for shipborne above-water remote sensing. Journal of the European Optical Society – Rapid Publications, 8, 13058, doi:10.2971/jeos.2013.13058.
  2. Garaba, S. P. and Zielinski, O. (2013) Comparison of remote sensing reflectance from above-water and in-water measurements west of Greenland, Labrador Sea, Denmark Strait, and west of Iceland. Optics Express, 21(13), 15938-15950, doi:10.1364/OE.21.015938.


  1. Garaba, S. P., J. Schulz, Wernand, M. R., and Zielinski, O. (2012) Sunglint detection for unmanned and automated platforms. Sensors, 12(9), 12545-12561, doi:3390/s120912545.


  1. Garaba, S. P., Wernand, M. R., and Zielinski, O. (2011) Quality control of continuous hyperspectral remote sensing data from a seaborne platform. Ocean Science Discussions, 8, 613-638, doi:10.5194/osd-8-613-2011.