Senior Research and Technology Associate, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST)
Marco Chini is a Senior Research and Technology Associate responsible for acquiring, managing and developing research and innovation projects focusing on remote sensing, urban monitoring and natural resource and disaster management within the “Remote sensing and natural resources modelling” group of LIST. His research objectives have always focused on achieving a better understanding, characterization and monitoring of land surfaces and their changes. Capitalizing on the deluge of satellite data, these research efforts eventually have the aim to develop and apply methodologies and algorithms enabling a monitoring of different phenomena at large scale. The projects he is involved in, both fundamental and applied in nature, are in the fields of floodwater and natural disasters mapping, classification, soil moisture retrieval, geophysical parameter estimation and InSAR techniques applied to geophysical phenomena.