A memorandum of understanding has been signed between FMRS and the Department of Environmental Systems Management (Precision Agriculture) of Perrotis College.
02 DECEMBER 2014: Free access to the 1987 and 2007 national ‘Land cover’ maps of Greece produced by FMRS in collaboration with WWF Hellas
FMRS produced, in collaboration with WWF Hellas, national ‘land cover’ maps of Greece for the years 1987 and 2007. These maps are freely available online at http://www.oikoskopio.gr/map/ (Υπόβαθρα, Καλύψεις Γης).
14 NOVEMBER 2014: FMRS collaborates with Geosystems Hellas in the frame of the si-Cluster NFOFRAS collaborative project
FMRS collaborates with Geosystems Hellas in the frame of the NFOFRAS project. NFOFRAS is the main si-Cluster (Hellenic Space Technologies and Applications Cluster) collaborative project focusing on forest fires.
Alexandra Stefanidou who is doing her MSc thesis at FMRS will stay at CNR-IMAA (Potenza, Italy) for two months as a part of her training in remote sensing of forest fires.
FMRS to represent i-BEC in the Copernicus days workshop to be held in Rome (7-8 September 2014).
29 SEPTEMBER 2014: Participation in the scientific workshop organised by the SPECIAL SECRETARIAT OF FORESTS
The National Observatory of Forests (NOF) and the National Observatory of Forest Fires (NOFFi) to be presented in the one-day scientific workshop that is organised by the Special Secreteriat of Forest in Athens on the 3rd of October 2014.
FMRS to participate in the Scientific Advisory Board meeting of the PREFER (Space-based Information Support for Prevention and REcovery of Forest Fires Emergency in the MediteRranean Area) project to be held in Milan on the 26th of September 2014.
FMRS to participate in the MITRA project meeting to be held by CNR-IMAA in Potenza (Basilicata, Italy) on the 16th of September 2014.
FMRS will participate in the GOFC-GOLD Fire IT meeting to be held in the NOAA Center for Weather and Climate Prediction, College Park, Maryland, USA from 29 to 31 July 2014.
16 JULY 2014: Dr. Dimitrios Stavrakoudis is included in the AUTh ‘Awards of Excellence – Honorable mention’ list of post-doctoral fellows
As a result of his committment to high quality research, Dr. Dimitirios Stavrakoudis was included in the 2014 ‘Awards of Excellence – Honorable mention’ list published recently by the AUTh Research Committee (http://www.rc.auth.gr/Documents/Uploaded/81b45344-f9bf-40b0-b5f6-3fd77056206d.pdf).