Official master's degree in Remote Sensing and Geographical Information Systems

Specialist training in Earth-observation techniques for studying the territory and managing its resources.

Teaching staff Official Master's Degree in Remote Sensing and Geographical Information Systems

Course coordinator

Scientific coordinator: Dr Xavier Pons
Assistant coordinator: Cristina Cea López
E-mail address: cristina.cea@uab.cat

Lecturers

This Master’s degree consists of a solid team of instructors who are professionally dedicated to Remote Sensing and GIS. They are well-known internationally and come from the following institutions:

  • Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB)
  • Center for Ecological Research and Forestry Applications (CREAF)
  • Universitat de Barcelona (UB)
  • Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)
  • National Institute for Aerospace Technology (INTA)
  • Spanish National Research Council (CSIC)
  • County councils, etc.

Academic lecturers

  • Dr. Joan Bech. Professor of University of Barcelona. Expert in Remote Sensing of the atmosphere.
  • Dr. Antoni Broquetas. Full Professor of Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya from the Department of Signal Theory and Communication. Expert in Remote Sensing of microwaves.
  • Dr. Jaume Calvet. Full Professor of University of Barcelona from the Department of Geodynamics & Geophysics. Expert in Remote Sensing and Geology.
  • Dr. Adriano Camps. Full Professor of Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya from the Department of Signal Theory and Communication. Expert in Remote Sensing of microwaves. ICREA Acadèmia Researcher.
  • Dr. Bernat Codina. Professor of University of Barcelona. Expert in Remote Sensing of the atmosphere.
  • Dr. Jordi Cristóbal. Research Assistant Professor Remote Sensing Geophysical Institute a Alaska. Expert in Remote Sensing of thermal
  • Dr. Josep A. Gili. Full Professor UPC, Department of Terrain Engeenering, Cartography and Geophysics. Expert in Geomatics.
  • Dr. Agustin Lobo. Environmental Scientist Ramón y Cajal UAB-CSIC. Expert in Remote Sensing.
  • Dr. Javier Muñoz. Technical Engineer in Topography. Expert in Photogrammetry. HEMAV drones and Professor of Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya.
  • Dr. Miquel Ninyerola. Profesor agregado UAB. Experto en Estadística espacial.
  • Dr. Lluís Pesquer. Profesor Asociado UAB y investigador del CREAF-UAB. Experto en Análisi en SIG.
  • Dr. Joan Pino. Professor in Ecology. CREAF-UAB. Expert in Ecology of landscape
  • Dr. Xavier Pons. Full Professor of Geography Department UAB. Expert in Remote Sensing and GIS. ICREA Acadèmia Researcher
  • Ms. Carolina Puig. Professor UPC. Expert in Geodesy.
  • Dr. Pere Serra. Professor UAB. Expert in data analysis.
  • Dr. Alaitz Zabala. Professor UAB. Environmentalist and expert in internacional metadata standards in GIS and Remote Sensing.
     

Remote Sensing and GIS professionals

  • Mr. José Ángel Burriel. GIS and Cartography Consulting & Environmental Education. Expert in Photointerpretation.
  • Ms. Cristina Cea. Technician of research UAB from the Department of Geography. Expert in Remote Sensing and Snow.
  • Mr. Carles Dalmases. Superior Technician of Diputació de Barcelona. Expert in GIS of the Diputació de Barcelona.
  • Mr. Eduardo de Miguel. Engineer of Instituto Nacional de Técnica Aeroespacial. Responsible of different internacional launch missions. INTA.
  • Dr. Ricardo Díaz-Delgado. Researcher from Estación Biológica de Doñana. Expert in Remote Sensing of vegetation. Estación Biológica de Doñana. CSIC.
  • Mr. Sergi Gumà. Superior Technician. Expert in Thematic Cartography. Tecnogeo.
  • Dr. Jordi Isern. Scientist at Institut de Ciències del Mar (CSIC). Expert in Marine Remote Sensing.
  • Ms. Nuria Julià. Technician of CREAF-UAB. Expert in Publishing cartography on the Internet.
  • Dr. Arnald Marcer. Researcher of CREAF-UAB. Responsible of the design of Sistema d’Informació Ambiental de Catalunya.
  • Dr. Joan Masó. Researcher of CREAF-UAB.Master in Electronics and expert in GIS
  • Dr. Oscar Mora. Expert in Interpherometry. Institut Cartogràfic i Geològic de Catalunya
  • Mr. Gerard Moré. Graduated in Environmental Sciences, Master in Remote Sensing & GIS and expert in image classifying methodologies.
  • Dr. Joan Cristian Padró. Technician of UAB. Expert in satellite image processing using radiometric field measurements acquired by drones (UAV), and spectroradiometers.
  • Mr. Fernando Pérez. Unit of Remote Sensing and Image Processing at Institut Cartogràfic i Geològic de Catalunya. ICGC.
  • Dr. Jordi Vayreda. Researcher of CREAF-UAB. Responsible of Sistema d’Informació dels Boscos de Catalunya.