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PERSONAL DATA

Gender female
Job title Managing Director/GIS Specialist
Tel +39 3386246285
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Website http://www.mappamondogis.com
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree Master of Applied Science in Geographic Information Systems and Spatial Analysis Bachelor with Honours in Environmental Sciences
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Data Management , Natural Resource Management , Operational Support (technical) , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Chemical Oceanography , Physical Oceanography , Climatology, Meteorology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Pollution , Research Support Services , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Chemical Oceanography , Physical Oceanography , Climatology, Meteorology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Pollution , Research Support Services
Research Activities GIS APPLICATIONS • Remote sensing and GIS applications and research in sea surface and seabed parameters studies, coastal management, land changes studies, habitat suitability modeling, marine reserves design, fish tracking and fish distribution studies. • Advanced spatial analysis, interpolation (Kriging, spline and others), geostatistic techniques • Spatial data management, elaboration and conversion, collection on the field by use of GPS, geodatabases. • Satellite images registration, enhancement, classification and analysis ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING / MANAGEMENT / RESEARCH • Biological and Physical Condition Monitoring / Plan Design / Instrument choice, deployment, maintenance. • Sea Water Temperature Loggers, Meteorological Stations, Moored Monitoring Buoys and related sensors (PAR, Temperature, CTD, UV, Humidity, Wind etc.) from ONSET Computer, Campbell Scientific, Sea Bird and others. • Data management and quality control, manipulation of large time series datasets, statistical analysis • Protected Areas Network Design and Algorithms / Ecosystems Ecology and Conservation • Benthic Cover and Fish Surveying and Identification, Fish Tagging and Telemetry Tracking • Environmental Impact Assessment / Environmental Certification ADMINISTRATION, PLANNING AND COMMUNICATION Coordination of research and education projects, report and grant writing, budget planning, presentations, lectures, purchase of scientific equipment and supplies. COMPUTER SYSTEMS • Windows 98/2000/NT/XP/ME (including some administration), UNIX (basic) PROGRAMMING • Visual Basic, ASP, ADO, HTML/DHTML, Java and Visual Basic Scripting, XML, VML • Microsoft Visual Studio and Internet Information Service (IIS) • VB.NET / ASP.NET, ADO.NET • Knowledge of object oriented programming and COM Interop concepts, UML, Visio DATABASES • SQL language (advanced) • RDBMS theory and design • Microsoft Access (mdb, projects, VBA customization), SQL Server 2000 (use and administration), Oracle Spatial GIS Software • ARCGIS 8/9, ARCInfo 7.0x workstation and desktop, ARCView 3.x, Geostatistical / Spatial/3D/ Tracking Analyst • Software customization and development using VB, VBA, MapObjects, ArcObjects, AML (Arc-Info Macro Lang.) • ARC-IMS and Other Map Servers • ARC-SDE (use, tuning and administration) • MAPInfo Professional 7.0, Idrisi • ERDAS Imagine, Idrisi and Er Mapper for image analysis • FME (universal data conversion software), Matlab, Geopathfinder
Research Region 72, 84, 36, 70, 2, 3, 102
Skills/Expertise Geographic Information Systems, Remote Sensing, Software Development, Database Management, Fisheries Management, Environmental Conservation, Ecology, Marine Biology, Environmental Monitoring, ESRI authorized GIS instructor PADI Dive Master
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Miss Francesca RIOLO)

Francesca Riolo, 2005. A Geographic Information System for fishery management in American Samoa. Environmental Modelling & Software - Volume 21, Issue 7 , July 2006, Pages 1025-1041. Francesca Riolo, Alessandra De Conti, 2004. Mathematical interpolation of sea surface temperature data derived from cloud-corrupted NOAA AVHRR satellite images: optimization through the time variable. Proceedings of the 8th National GIS ASITA conference, Rome, December, 2004
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Created: 2000-05-27 Last Updated: 2014-06-03 by Francesca RIOLO