Paolo Pasquali received the M.Sc (1990) and Ph.D. (1995) in electrical engineering, Politecnico di Milano in the domain of SAR processing and interferometry. Research Associate at the Remote Sensing Laboratories, Institute of Geography, University of Zurich between 1995 and 1998, he is co-founder and Technical Director of sarmap. Remote Sensing Specialist with particular expertise in SAR and InSAR processing and Remote Sensing applications. Between 2003 and 2010 he has been Guest Professor at the Trento University. He is presently and past principal and co-investigator of several ESA and EU projects, and reviewer of several journals in remote sensing.