Research Associate | Data Cubes & Fire Risk

Stella Girtsou is currently a M.Sc student in Space Science Technologies and Applications programme of the National Observatory of Athens and the department of Informatics and Telecommunications of University of Peloponnese. In 2017 she received her Diploma in Rural and Surveying Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA).

From 2016 - 2019, she was occupied at Greenpeace Greece as a Database manager and reporting officer. Since June 2019, she has been working as a research associate in the Institute of Astronomy, Astrophysics, Space Applications and Remote Sensing (IAASARS-NOA).

Research Interests
Earth Observation and Image Processing, Risk assessment and mapping using GIS and Remote Sensing applications, Near real-time satellite data for forest fire detection and fire growth monitoring