Name: Maria Tassopoulou (F)
Affiliation: Laboratory of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, School of Rural & Surveying Engineering, Aristotle University, Greece

2009: Surveying Engineer, Dipl-Eng., AUTH, Greece,
2012: MSc in Protection, Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Monuments, AUTH, Greece,
2014-: PhD Candidate, AUTH, Greece

Areas of expertise: Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing, GIS, Cartography and 3D modeling (laser scanning).
2014-2015: Head of Spatial Data Process Dept. in Aerophoto Co Ltd, Athens, Greece. Project Coordination and processing of High Resolution Aerial Images, Satellite Images and other Spatial Data using specialized Photogrammetric, Remote Sensing and 3D modelling data processing and GIS. Co-operation with SFS Aviation, Switzerland, for managing and processing aerial image data for Google Maps.

Achievements: Member of Technical Chamber of Greece since 2009, (2017): Scholarship from the Academy of Athens, (2012) Honorary Degree in Survey Engineering from the Technical Chamber of Greece for graduation with honors in School of Engineering, (2007-2008 and 2005-2006) Honorary Scholar from National Scholarship’s Foundation of Greece.

Currently working on PhD research on “Remote Sensing and Monitoring of Compliance to Environmental Legislation”, partly supported by GeoEssential Project. Interested in studying Essential Variables (EVs) and Indicators on Environmental issues and connect them to Legislation through appropriate Dashboards. Therefore, very much interested in both EVs and Dashboard developments in GeoEssential.