Presentation date: 4 August 2020
Dr. Claudia Giardino, PhD in Remote Sensing (Polytechnic of Milano, Italy) is senior researcher at CNR-IREA (National Research Council of Italy, Institute for Electromagnetic Sensing of the Environment) in Milano. She has more than 20 years of experience in remote sensing with experience on biophysical parameters retrieval, imaging spectrometry, multi-source data processing, calibration/validation activities. She is group leader at CNR-IREA for Earth Observation (EO) for ‘water quality’ with interest on optically complex waters, aquatic optics, bio-optical modelling, phyoplankton blooms, shallow water mapping, multi-temporal analysis for lakes ecology. Since 2001 she has been responsible for CNR research activity in more than 20 national and international projects on EO of inland and complex waters. Visiting scientist at CSIRO in Canberra (Australia) in 2002 and 2006, she is member of GEO-Aquawatch, IOCCG, of the ESA Mission Advisory Group of CHIME and of the ASI Mission Advisory Group of PRISMA.