Adjunct Associate Professor
I am an Associate Professor in the College of Natural Resources at the University of Idaho; until 2012 I was with the Department of Geographical Sciences at the University of Maryland, as Assistant Research Scientist (2005-2009) and Associate Research Professor (2009-2012).
I held research fellowships at the Italian national Research Council (2004-2005) and at the Institute for Environment and Sustainability of the European Commission’s Joint Research Center (2002-2004), and was a visiting scientist at the Natural Resources Institute - University of Greenwich (2000-2002).
- Global scale applications of low and medium resolution satellite data
- Remote sensing of fire
- Multitemporal algorithms
- Validation of low resolution thematic products
- MS Environmental Engineering, 2000, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
- Ph.D Geodesy and Geomatics, 2005, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
|National||NASA MODIS Science Team|
|International||CEOS Cal Val, Land Cover Product Validation Subgroup, Fire Product Validation focus area, co-Chair|
|International||GOFC-GOLD Fire Implementation Team, member|
Department of Geographical Sciences