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  • 13 PhD positions in MARIE CURIE Innovative Training Network EMERALD
    13 PhD positions in MARIE CURIE Innovative Training Network EMERALD Within the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network (MSCA-ITN) EMERALD, funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme, thirteen positions are available on fixed-term contracts for 36 months with a start date in either October 2018 or January 2019, depending on the host institution. EMERALD (ElectroMagnetic imaging for a novel genERation of medicAL Device) is the coherent action of leading European engineering groups involved in electromagnetic (EM) technology for medical imaging to form a cohort of highly-skilled researchers…
    Written on Wednesday, 09 May 2018 14:50 Read 218 times
  • EGU Division Outstanding Early Career Scientists Award to Giovanni Ludeno
    EGU Division Outstanding Early Career Scientists Award to Giovanni Ludeno During the 2018 General Assembly of the EGU (European Geosciences Union), the largest and most important European event in the field of geosciences, held in Vienna from 8 to 13 April, Giovanni Ludeno, a temporary Researcher at IREA in Naples, received the "Division Outstanding Early Career Scientists Award", the prize that recognises scientific achievements in the field covered by the related division made by an early career scientist, in the field of Geosciences Instrumentation and Data Systems. Ludeno’s research activity –…
    Written on Friday, 04 May 2018 10:15 Read 154 times
  • Cutting-edge mobile technologies to acquire, analyze and manage volunteered geographic information
    Cutting-edge mobile technologies to acquire, analyze and manage volunteered geographic information In January 2018, the book “Mobile Information Systems Leveraging Volunteered Geographic Information for Earth Observation”, has been published by Spinger, with editors Gloria Bordogna and Paola Carrara Researchers at IREA. It reports on cutting-edge mobile technologies used to acquire, analyze and manage volunteered geographic information (VGI), outlining new methods and tools to help overcome the main drawbacks of using VGI in Earth observation. It also discusses relevant case studies and addresses practical issues. The volume includes papers by IREA authors (“Can VGI and Mobile Apps…
    Written on Wednesday, 07 February 2018 12:16 Read 804 times
  • SPECIAL ISSUE “Geoinformatics in Citizen Science” of the ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information (IJGI)
    SPECIAL ISSUE “Geoinformatics in Citizen Science” of the ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information (IJGI) The International Journal of Geo-Information (IJGI) - ISSN 2220-9964, 2016, Impact Factor 1.502 - is the open access journal of the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS) and is published monthly online by MDPI. IJGI provides an advanced forum for geographical information science. The scope of the journal covers all aspects of geographical information science, as well as relevant developments in other disciplines of remote sensing, photogrammetry, computer science and geography. This Special Issue, whose Guest Editor is Gloria Bordogna Senior Researcher at Irea in…
    Written on Wednesday, 24 January 2018 13:59 Read 909 times
  • Kick Off Meeting of the EO4GEO European Project
    Kick Off Meeting of the EO4GEO European Project The EU Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) has approved the project EO4GEO- Towards and innovative strategy for skills development and capacity building in the space geo-information sector supporting Copernicus user uptake. EO4GEO is an Erasmus+ Sector Skills Alliance gathering 26 partners (and initially 22 associated partners, looking forward to new adhesions) from 16 countries from academia, private and public sector active in the education/training and space/geospatial sectors. It is coordinated by the Association GISIG and will run over…
    Written on Friday, 12 January 2018 12:03 Read 1049 times
  • Special Issue of the Journal of Sensors
    Special Issue of the Journal of Sensors Pasquale Imperatore and Romeo Bernini, researchers at the Institute for Electromagnetic Sensing of the Environment (IREA), are among the editors of the Special Issue "In Situ and Remote Sensors toward Integrated Earth Sensing” of Journal of Sensors. The special issue is dedicated to recent advances, developments and applications in the field of Earth Sensing, including in-situ measurements and remote observations. A particular emphasis is placed on innovative integrated strategies for the analysis and exploitation of multisource data, towards characterization, interpretation…
    Written on Wednesday, 13 December 2017 17:04 Read 1052 times
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