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I.Fountoulakis, P. Kosmopoulos, K.Papachristopoulou, I.P. Raptis, R.E. Mamouri, A. Nisantzi, A. Gkikas, J. Witthuhn, S. Bley, A. Moustaka, J. Buehl, P. Seifert, D. G. Hadjimitsis, C.Kontoes and S. Kazadzis, Effects of Aerosols and Clouds on the Levels of Surface Solar Radiation and Solar Energy in Cyprus. Remote Sensing 2021, 13, 2319. https://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/13/12/2319

P.G. Kosmopoulos, S. Kazadzis, A. W. Schmalwieser, P. I. Raptis, K.Papachristopoulou, I. Fountoulakis, A.Masoom, A. F. Bais, J. Bilbao, M. Blumthaler, A. Kreuter, A. Maria Siani, K. Eleftheratos, C.Topaloglou, J. Gröbner, B. Johnsen, T. M. Svendby, J.M. Vilaplana, L. Doppler, A. R. Webb, M. Khazova, H. De Backer, A.Heikkilä, K. Lakkala, J.Jaroslawski, C. Meleti, H.Diémoz, G. Hülsen, B. Klotz, J. Rimmer, and C. Kontoes, Real-time UV index retrieval in Europe using Earth observation-based techniques: system description and quality assessment. Atmospheric Measurement Techniques, August, 2021, 14, 5657. https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-14-5657-2021

C. Dumka, P. G. Kosmopoulos, S. S. Ningombam, A. Masoom, Impact of Aerosol and Cloud on the Solar Energy Potential over the Central Gangetic Himalayan Region. Remote Sensing 2021, 13, 3248. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs13163248, https://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/13/16/3248

F.De Simone, F.D’Amore, M.Bencardino, F.CarboneIan, M.Hedgecock, F.Sprovieri, S.Cinnirella, N.Pirrone, The GOS4M Knowledge Hub: a web-based effectiveness evaluation platform in support of the Minamata Convention on Mercury. Environmental Science and Policy, Elsevier, Volume 124, 2021. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1462901121001817?via%3Dihub

C. Richiardi, P. Blonda, F. M. Rana, M. Santoro, C. Tarantino, S. Vicario, M. Adamo, A Revised Snow Cover Algorithm to Improve Discrimination between Snow and Clouds: A Case Study in Gran Paradiso National Park. Remote Sensing 2021, 13, 1957. https://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/13/10/1957

Skidmore, A.K., Coops, N.C., Neinavaz, E. et al, Priority list of biodiversity metrics to observe from space. Nat Ecol Evol (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-021-01451-x

Alagialoglou, I. Manakos, M. Heurich, J.Červenka, A. Delopoulos, Canopy Height Estimation from Spaceborne Imagery Using Convolutional Encoder-Decoder, 21 January 2021, Springer, Cham. https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-030-67835-7_26#citeas

V. Tomaselli, G. Veronico, M. Adamo, Monitoring and Recording Changes in Natural Landscapes: A Case Study from Two Coastal Wetlands in SE Italy, Land, 2021, 10, 50. https://doi.org/10.3390/land10010050

C. Tarantino, L. Forte, P. Blonda, S. Vicario, V. Tomaselli, C. Beierkuhnlein, M. Adamo, Intra-Annual Sentinel-2 Time-Series Supporting Grassland Habitat Discrimination, Remote Sensing, Special Issue Remote Sensing for Habitat Mapping, 2021, 13, 277. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs13020277

M. Morganti, J. G. Cecere, S. Quilici, C. Tarantino, P. Blonda, M. Griggio, R. Ambrosini, and D. Rubolini, Assessing the relative importance of managed crops and semi-natural grasslands as foraging habitats for breeding lesser kestrels Falco naumanniin southeastern Italy, Wildlife Biology, 2021. https://doi.org/10.2981/wlb.00800

F.M. Rana, M. Adamo, Multi-Scale LG-Mod Analysis for a more Reliable SAR Sea Surface Wind Directions Retrieval, Remote Sensing 2021, 13, 410. https://doi.org/10.3390/rs13030410

A. Kampouri, V. Amiridis, S. Solomos, A. Gialitaki, E. Marinou, C. Spyrou, A. K. Georgoulias, D. Akritidis, N. Papagiannopoulos, L. Mona, S. Scollo, M. Tsichla, I. Tsikoudi, I. Pytharoulis, T. Karacostas, P. Zanis, Investigation of Volcanic Emissions in the Mediterranean: “The Etna–Antikythera Connection”, Atmosphere 2021, 12, 40. https://www.mdpi.com/2073-4433/12/1/40

P. Kosmopoulos, D. Kouroutsidis, K. Papachristopoulou, P. Ioannis Raptis, A. Masoom , Yves-Marie Saint-Drenan, P. Blanc, C. Kontoes, S. Kazadzis, Short-Term Forecasting of Large-Scale Clouds Impact on Downwelling Surface Solar Irradiation, Energies 2020, 13, 6555. https://www.mdpi.com/1996-1073/13/24/6555

S. Scollo, A. Boselli, S.Corradini, G. Leto, L. Guerrieri, L. Merucci, M. Prestifilippo, R. Zanmar Sanchez, A. Sannino, D. Stelitano, Multi-Sensor Analysis of a Weak and Long-Lasting Volcanic Plume Emission, Remote Sensing 2020, 12, 3866. https://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/12/23/3866

N. Papagiannopoulos, G. D'Amico, A. Gialitaki, N.Ajtai, L. Alados-Arboledas, A. Amodeo, V. Amiridis, H. Baars, D. Balis, I. Binietoglou, A. Comerón, D. Dionisi, A. Falconieri, P.Fréville, A. Kampouri, I. Mattis, Z. Mijić, F.Molero, A. Papayannis, G. Pappalardo, A. Rodríguez-Gómez, S. Solomos, L. Mona, An EARLINET early warning system for atmospheric aerosol aviation hazards, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 10775–10789, 2020. https://acp.copernicus.org/articles/20/10775/2020/acp-20-10775-2020.html

I. Baneschi, A. Dere, E. Aronson, R. Balint, S. Billings, S. Giamberini, M. Magnani, P. Mosca, M. Pennisi, A. Provenzale, B. Raco, P. L. Sullivan, T. White, The Nivolet CZ Ecosystem Observatory reveals rapid soil development in recently deglaciated alpine environments: Biotic weathering is the likely culprit. https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2020/EGU2020-16387.html

M. Magnani, I. Baneschi, M. Giamberini, B. Raco, P. Mosca, A. Provenzale, Drivers of carbon fluxes in high‐altitude Alpine Critical Zone: a data-based model, EGU General Assembly 2020. https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2020/EGU2020-3919.html

S.Corradini, L.Guerrieri, D.Stelitano, G.Salerno, S.Scollo, L.Merucci, M.Prestifilippo, M.Musacchio, M.Silvestri, V.Lombardo, T.Caltabiano, Near Real-Time Monitoring of the Christmas 2018 Etna Eruption Using SEVIRI and Products Validation.Remote Sensing, 2020, 12, 1336. https://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/12/8/1336

F. De Simone, F.D’Amore, F. Marasco, F. Carbone, M. Bencardino, I.M. Hedgecock, S. Cinnirella, F. Sprovieri, N. Pirrone,  A Chemical Transport Model Emulator for the Interactive Evaluation of Mercury Emission Reduction Scenarios. Atmosphere 2020, 11, 878. https://www.mdpi.com/2073-4433/11/8/878

A.Masoom, P. Kosmopoulos, Y. Kashyap, S. Kumar, A. Bansal, Rooftop Photovoltaic Energy Production Management in India Using Earth-Observation Data and Modeling Techniques. Remote Sensing 2020, 12, 1921. https://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/12/12/1921

N. Tziolas, N.Tsakiridis, Y.Ogen, E.Kalopesa, E. Ben-Dor, J.Theocharis, G.Zalidis, An integrated methodology using open soil spectral libraries and Earth Observation data for soil organic carbon estimations in support of soil-related SDGs. Elsevier, 29 April 2020, 111793. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0034425720301632

N.Tziolas, N.Tsakiridis, E. Ben-Dor, J.Theocharis, G.Zalidis, Employing a Multi-Input Deep Convolutional Neural Network to Derive Soil Clay Content from a Synergy of Multi-Temporal Optical and Radar Imagery Data. Remote Sensing, 2020, 12, 1389. https://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/12/9/1389

M. Adamo, V.Tomaselli, C.Tarantino, S.Vicario, G.Veronico, R.Lucas, P.Blonda (2020). Knowledge-Based Classification of Grassland Ecosystem Based on Multi-Temporal WorldView-2 Data and FAO-LCCS Taxonomy. Remote Sensing, 2020,12,1447. https://e-shape.eu/images/news-events/remotesensing-12-01447.pdf

J.L.Musuuza, D.Gustafsson, R.Pimentel, L Crochemore, I. Pechlivanidis. Impact of Satellite and in Situ Data Assimilation on Hydrological Predictions. Remote Sensing, 2020, 12, 811. https://e-shape.eu/images/remotesensing-12-00811-v2.pdf

A. Masoom, P. Kosmopoulos, A. Bansal, S. Kazadzis, Solar Energy Estimations in India Using Remote Sensing Technologies and Validation with Sun Photometers in Urban Areas. Remote Sensing, 2020,12, 254. https://www.mdpi.com/2072-4292/12/2/254


Starting date → 01 / 05 / 2019

Project information → 48 months | 54 partners | EU contribution 14 998 976.27 €.

Call (part) identifier → H2020-SC5-2018-2

Topic → SC5-15-2018 - Strengthening the benefits for Europe of the Global EarthObservation System of Systems (GEOSS) - establishing ‘EuroGEOSS’

Coordinator → ARMINES

EU Project Officer → Erwin Goor