Points of contact

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  • Home page: http://tlclab.unipv.it/~gamba

Short bio

Paolo Gamba is currently Full Professor of Telecommunications at the University of Pavia, Italy. He received the Laurea degree in Electronic Engineering “cum laude” from the University of Pavia, Italy, in 1989, and the Ph.D. degree in Electronic Engineering from the same University in 1993. He is a Fellow of IEEE, and from 2009 to 2013 he has served as Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters. He has been member of the AdCom and Chapter Committee Chair for the IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society from 2014 to 2016, Latin American activity Liaison in the same period, has served in 2016 as Vice President for Professional Activities, and is currently Executive Vice President of the same Society.

He has been invited to give keynote lectures and tutorials in several occasions about urban remote sensing, data fusion, EO data and risk management. He published more than 130 papers in international peer-review journals and presented nearly 290 research works in workshops and conferences.

Professional memberships

  • Fellow of IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers)
  • Member of IAPR (International Association for Pattern Recognition)
  • Member of AIT (Associazione Italiana Telerilevamento)

Honors and Awards

  • 1999 ESRI Award for Best Scientific Paper in Geographic Information Systems by the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

Research Interests

Earth observation (EO), data fusion, SAR, wireless sensor networks, risk exposure