Joined Jul 2016
place of birth : Florence (Fi), 1968 current role : TD Technologist III level since 01/08/2013 previous roles : TD Technologist III level, research fellow, worker on research activities. Scientific qualification Degree in Environmental Science, Soil conservation and protection, achieved on 25/10/1999 at the Cà Foscari University of Venice, Faculty of SS.MM.FF.NN. with 106/110 marks. Expert in Thematic Cartography and Geographic Information Systems (RT 20010150) – European Qualifications Framework, Level 4, achieved on 09/09/2004 at the Università degli Studi di Siena, Bachelor of Science in Geological Sciences - Regione Toscana. Training Course on topographic base. Rating: Distinct. Achieved 19/01/2006 at the Università degli Studi di Siena, Centre for Geothechnologies. Fields of scientific interest Soil conservation and protection with the use of GIS tools; geographic information systems; geodatabase; WebGIS; Open-source relational database management system (RDBMS); soil database; climatic database; Climate changes; environmental reports; greenhouse gas emissions modeling (Carbon footprint); Life-cycle assessment of cropping systems. Expertise in the soil science field survey (orientation, soil sampling and description) and with innovative instruments (inductive sensor Electromagnetic Geonics EM38-MK2, Veris Sensor 2000Xa, gamma ray Spectrometer "The Mole", Spectroradiometer - FieldSpec 3, Eijkelkam EC-probe).