Carmine Massarelli

National Research Council

Main activities: -development of Smart Technologies for water management and environmental monitoring; -characterization and monitoring of contaminated and degraded sites; -implementation of early warning systems and impact assessment systems also from multitemporal monitoring; -integration of spatial data: methodologies, standards, interoperability, spatial data infrastructures; -use of open source IT systems for the processing, analysis, and integration of remote sensing data with airborne and satellite sensors for thematic purposes such as characterization, control, and analysis of the territory in support of environmental policies relating to contaminated sites; -evaluation of the contamination of environmental matrices with specific tests and chemical analyses; -installation of airborne sensors and definition of flight parameters for Earth observation, CASI-1500 hyperspectral and TABI-320 thermal sensors; -acquisition of spectral signatures of objects through Fieldspec portable spectroradiometer and creation of databases in SQL language; -use of tools such as Ground Penetrating Radar for the advanced investigation of the subsoil with law enforcement agencies.