GIS and Remote Sensing Specialist
He has developed skills for the early impact analyses with GIS and remote sensing applications: image processing, photo interpretation and classification of SAR and optical satellite data, production of thematic maps, etc.
Collaborator in ITHACA since 2017, he is currently supporting the ITHACA’s activities on Copernicus Emergency Management Service – Mapping projects.
He is also involved in best practices definition in support of the internal workflow.
Omar Mauri holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Geography (Sapienza University of Rome, 2012) and he is currently finalizing a Master’s Degree in Geography and Territorial Sciences (University of Turin and Polytechnic of Turin) developing a thesis project on an innovative cloud-based semi-automatic flooded areas detection approach using open SAR data and software.