Latest Space News
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 16:53:32 +0000
"Other transactions authorities" allow the Air Force to go faster to prototyping. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 23:19:54 +0000
GEOShare, a Lockheed Martin subsidiary matching missions with orbital slots in an effort to boost satellite sales, has signed up over 150 missions and over 100 orbital locations, said Lon Levin, GEOShare president and chief executive. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:46:40 +0000
As Lockheed Martin prepares to complete assembly of the Orion spacecraft flying on the first SLS mission, the company says it’s making progress in lowering the costs of the future spacecraft, including through reuse. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:03:03 +0000
Air Force and NRO leaders emphasized their close ties at the 34th Space Symposium here and offered proof the relationship is helping them share capabilities. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 22:22:38 +0000
David Hartshorn, one of the satellite industry’s most vocal advocates and a prominent defender of its spectrum rights, is resigning from the Global VSAT Forum. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 21:46:47 +0000
Blue Origin's CEO says he expects the company’s BE-4 engine to complete qualification testing by the end of the year as the company ramps up work on its New Glenn orbital rocket. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 21:42:00 +0000
The number of space-related technology patent applications filed in China over the five-year period grew by 13.3 percent. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 20:23:51 +0000
WASHINGTON — French fleet operator Eutelsat finished a lengthy 302 million euro ($372.9 million) sale of its stake in Spanish fleet operator Hispasat after gaining long-awaited approval from Spain’s government. The divestiture was first announced last May and expected to close that year, but required approval from Spain’s Council of Ministers, which didn’t occur until […] SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 18:55:51 +0000
The most contentious nomination process for a NASA administrator in the agency’s six-decade history came to an end April 19 when the Senate voted to confirm Jim Bridenstine. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 18:42:07 +0000
Harris Corp. plans to offer the U.S. Air Force an updated version of a legacy sensor for future weather satellite. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 17:21:02 +0000
Arianespace on April 19 announced a agreement Japan’s Broadcasting Satellite System Corporation BSAT and satellite manufacturer Space Systems Loral to launch the BSAT-4b satellite on an Ariane 5 rocket in 2020. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 16:55:25 +0000
DARPA announced a prize competition April 18 to demonstrate the ability to rapidly launch small satellites, a competition whose regulatory challenges may tower over its technical ones. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:00:53 +0000
Public-private partnerships have been used fairly extensively and effectively for funding space activities, and they are attracting even more attention as sources of public financing grow scarce. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:41:27 +0000
Russia’s Proton rocket launched for the first time this year April 18 with a military communications satellite for the federation’s ministry of defense. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:34:45 +0000
If a new commercial space station is “paid for by Taco Bell, it will be the Taco Bell Space Station,” said Benjamin Reed, deputy director for the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center’s Satellite Servicing Projects Division. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:02:33 +0000
The host satellite, built by Danish cubesat specialist GomSpace, is a so-called 6U cubesat measuring 20x30x10 centimeters. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:00:32 +0000
In anticipation of more business from rocket and satellite manufacturers, Ruag is ramping up investments in its U.S. operations in Alabama, Florida and in a research center in California’s Silicon Valley. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 02:44:39 +0000
York Space Systems, a Denver-based satellite manufacturer, announced plans April 17 to work with Swiss satellite and rocket component supplier Ruag Space on payload adapters for York's S-Class satellites. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 02:00:35 +0000
As NASA shifts its human spaceflight program towards a return to the moon, the programs supporting that new direction are creating opportunities for science both on and around the moon. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 23:58:57 +0000
A SpaceX Falcon 9 successfully launched a NASA science mission April 18 that will look for planets orbiting other stars. SpaceNews.com
More space news...
18554 cvs - 1010 jobs

LOOKING FOR A JOB?

  • HOME
  • POST YOUR CV
  • JOB SEARCH
  • LOOKING FOR STAFF?

  • HOME
  • REGISTER
  • CV SEARCH
  • POST JOBS
  • CV: Remote Sensing Scientist

    Printer Friendly


    << BACK

    Personal information
     Name:<withheld>
     Age:<withheld>
     Country:<withheld>
     Location:<withheld>
    Contact information
     Email:<withheld>
     Phone:<withheld>
     Mobile:<withheld>
    Candidate Profile
     Date Submitted:07-03-2012
     Last Modified:07-03-2012 (12:27)
    Job information
     Current job:Remote Sensing Scientist
     Employment Term:Temp/Contract
     Job location:Own country
     Date available:within a month
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Consulting/Engineering Services
     Keywordsremote sensing, maritime surveillance, wave, wind, meteo-ocean, SAR, coastal morphodynamic and hydrodynamic, satellite oceanography
    CV

    CURRICULUM VITAE

    Personal Details

     

    Nationality: Italian

    Date of Birth: 07October 1980

    Place of Birth: La Spezia

     

    Work Experience

     

     

    From 01/2011 She is an Scientific Officer at the European Commission - Joint Research Centre, Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen, Maritime Affairs Unit.

    The main task is to carry out research in the development of the JRC software for the detection of vessel in Synthetic Aperture Radar images (CosmoSkymed, Terrasar-X, Radarsat 1 and 2, ENVISAT) and support the Vessel Detection System campaign organization in what relates data analysis and databases.

    At this aim She is also deeply involved on the in house design of the Maritime Surveillance Platform, specifically for what concern the Pilot Project on the Maritime Awareness for Counter Piracy. Tasks involve the development of Multi Target Tracking System for Cooperative Data Source, such as satellite and terrestrial AIS, LRIT, VMS, with particular attention to advanced ship tracks prediction algorithm. She is also involved on data fusion algorithm development to couple the SAR ship detections with the cooperative ship reported positions.

    She is working in the FP7 Project ARGOMARINE (Automatic Oil-Spill Recognition and Geopositioning integrated in Marine Monitoring Network). The main task is the analysis of collected SAR images for ship detection and to act as an internal reviewer for which regards the cross validation of meteo-ocean data, oil spill detections along with the forecast scenario prospected by the other project partner.


    From 01/2010 to 12/2010 She is an ITT Visual Information Solution (www.ittvis.com) contractor working as Remote Sensing Scientist under the remote sensing bid issued by NATO Undersea Research Centre (www.nurc.nato.int). Main duties involve the development of models, algorithms and techniques for extraction of geophysical parameters from SAR sensors, image analysis and pattern recognition algorithms and techniques for detection and tracking of oceanic phenomena in particular under Tropical Hurricane conditions. Recently development of an operational hurricane SAR tool installed and running at CSTARS (Center for Southeastern Tropical Advanced Remote Sensing).

    From 03/2009 to 12/2009 She is a contractor at the Applied Research Department of the NATO Undersea Research Centre of La Spezia, working on Wind Field Retrieval from SAR images. Design and execute the     processes needed for including ocean prediction data into WiSAR Sartool, including format conversion, image geocoding. Develop Tropical Cyclone Eye detection algorithm.

    Education

     

    From 01/2006 to 04/2009

    PhD Degree in Fluid Dynamics at the D.I.C.A.T., Environmental Engineering Department, University of Genova, Italy in collaboration with NATO Undersea Research Centre of La Spezia. Project title: Hydro-morphodynamics of the nearshore-shoreline region: experimental and theoretical modeling. University/NURC Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Brocchini / PhD D.C. Conley.

     

    From 08/2008 to 10/2008

    She was a PhD “Visiting Student” at the Center for Applied Coastal Research at the University of Delaware, working with Prof. Jim Kirby on Implementation of Hydrodynamic and Shoreline boundary conditions into wave averaged model.

     

    08/2007-01/2008

    She was a PhD “Visiting Student” at the Civil Engineering Department, Brisbane, working with Prof. Dr. Tom Baldock on Hydrodynamic and Morphodynamic Shoreline boundary conditions.


    2000-2005

    University of Genova, Master Degree (5 years curriculum and training) in Environmental Engineering. Graduated on 23 September 2005: 110/110 and printing dignity. Main subject: Maritime and Hydraulic Engineering.

    Selected Training Courses

     

    Numerical methods for Hyperbolic Equations and its Applications, University of Trento, prof. E. Toro, 2006.

    International Summer Course, Coastal and estuarine Morphodynamics, The Skalling Laboratory, Ho-Blavand, Denmark, 2006.

    International Summer School, Satellite Oceanography 2008, Focus on Extreme Events, Departemento de Oceanografia Fisica, Ensenada, Mexico, 2008.

    SARscape ENVI module, Purasca, Switzerland at SARMAP office, 2010.

    Spectral Analysis with ENVI, Joint Research Centre, European Commission, Ispra 2011.

    Technical Skills and Additionals

     

    Skill in scientific programming (e.g., Fortran, Matlab, IDL, PV-Wave) and scripting languages such as Perl and bash under Linux environment. Experience processing large datasets in different formats (GRIB, netCDF). Familiar with numerical ocean modeling packages (SHORECIRC, GOTM, Non-linear shallow water solvers) for ocean modeling. Familiar with Synthetic Aperture Radar software such as SarTool/SarScape and GIS software, Postgresql/Postgis database. Fluent in English.

    Participation to different sea trials of the NURC Center, aimed at surf-swash modeling under moderate to energetic wave conditions, as well Airborne field experiment processing land based surf zone images (ARGUS system). Participation to other field cruises of for rip-current modeling and wave setup measurements (France Navy and University of Queensland).

    Publications

     

    JOURNAL PAPER (Referred)

    Conley, D.C., Falchetti, S., Lohman, I.C. and Brocchini, M. 2008. The effect of flow stratification by noncohesive sediment on transport in high energy wave-driven unsteady flows. J. Fluid Mech., 610, 43-67, doi:10.1017/S0022112008002565

    Alsina, J.M., Falchetti, S. and Baldock., T.E. 2009. Measurements and modelling of the advection of pre-suspended sediment in the swash zone by solitary waves. Coast. Engng., 56, 621-631, doi:10.1016/j.coastaleng.2009.01.007

    Falchetti, S., Conley, D.C., Brocchini, M. and Elgar, S. 2010. Nearshore bar migration and sediment-induced buoyancy effects. Cont. Shelf Res., 30, 226-238, doi:10.1016/j.csr.2009.11.005

    CONFERENCE PAPER

    Falchetti, S., Conley, D.C. and Brocchini, M. 2007. Examing the contribution of sediment stratification to the evolution of seabed morphology. Proc. Coastal Sediment ’07, Vol. 2, pp. 1635-1646.

    Falchetti, S., Conley, D.C. and Brocchini, M. 2007. Sediment transport and underwater bar migration. River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics: RCEM 2007, Dohnen-Janssen, C.M. And Hulsher, S.J.M.H. Eds., Taylor & Francis, London. v.1, pp 583-589.

    Falchetti, S., Brocchini, M. and Conley, D.C. 2008. Morphodynamics shoreline boundary conditions: preliminary validation at prototype scale. Proc. 31st International Conference on Coastal Engineering, Vol 2, pp. 1473-1485.

    Horstmann, J. and Falchetti, S. SAR Wind Field Retrieval with Respect to Tropical Cyclones, SEASAR 2010 Workshop, ESA ESRIN Frascati, Italy. http://earth.eo.esa.int/workshops/seasar2010/participants/437/pres_437_Horstmann.pdf

    Falchetti, S. and Horstmann J. 2010. Tropical cyclone Wind Estimation using Syntethic Aperture Radar, IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium IGARSS, Hawaii, 2010.

    Falchetti, S., Horstmann, J., Foster, R. and Patoux, J. Sar Uncertainty Estimates and its Application to Tropical Cyclone Wind Retrieval, Maritime Rapid Environmental Assessment NATO Conference, Lerici, 2010. http://geos2.nurc.nato.int/mrea10conf/

    Thompson, D., Mouche, A., Horstmann, J., Falchetti, S. and Chiggiato, J. Comparison of High-resolution Wind Fields Extracted from TerraSAR-X witn In Situ Measurements and WRF Predictions, Maritime Rapid Environmental Assessment NATO Conference, Lerici, 2010.

    Posada, M., Greidanus, H., Alvarez, M., Vespe, M., Cokacar, T. and Falchetti, S. Maritime Awareness for Counter-Piracy in the Gulf of Aden, IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium IGARSS, Canada, 2011.

    Falchetti, S., Alvarez, M., Cokacar, T., Greidanus, H., Vespe, M. Improving cooperative vessel tracking for a Maritime Integrated Surveillance Platform, SCI- Symposium on Port and Regional Maritime Security, NURC, La Spezia, Italy, 2012.

    Falchetti, S., Alvarez, M., Cokacar, T., Greidanus, H., Vespe, M. Improving cooperative vessel tracking for a Maritime Integrated Surveillance Platform, SCI- Symposium on Port and Regional Maritime Security, NURC, La Spezia, Italy, 2012.

    REPORT

    Conley, D.C. and Falchetti, S. Very shallow water and bottom modeling: final report. NURC-FR-2008-011.

    Horstmann, J. and Falchetti, S. Synthetic Aperture Radar Wind Field Retrieval. NURC-FR-2010-009.

     

     


    Registering is the only way of posting vacancies and obtaining contact details of candidates in our CV database.

    All it takes is a few minutes and a credit card (Visa or American Express). To sign-up to this service, simply click on the Register link and fill in the form. You will then have instant access to our system after on-line payment where you will be able to complete the transaction in either US Dollars, UK Pounds or Euros.

    All online credit/debit card transitions are handled through our secure third party payment processors at WorldPay. Worldpay are part of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group, the 5th biggest banking group in the world, WorldPay payment solutions are trusted by thousands of businesses, big and small worldwide. 

    Pricing starts at €450 (approx £400 or US$500 - use the convert tool for an exact conversion) for one month unlimited job postings and unlimited CV database access (for one user), with package discounts available if you have more permanent recruiting needs. For example, a Gold subscription will give you unlimited jobs posting and unlimited CV database access for one year at just over €250 per month!

     

    2018 Pricing Structure (excluding VAT):

    1 month - Discovery 450 euros convert
    3 months - Bronze 1150 euros convert
    6 months - Silver 1950 euros convert
    12 months - Gold 3200 euros convert

     

    If online payment is not convenient, give us a call at +33(0)562211007 or send us an email at sales@space-careers.com. We will set up an account for you and invoice you. Note that you can also pay through PayPal.

    Please note that the posting of academic positions is free of charge. All you need to do is email us your job description and we will post it for you.

     

    VAT:

    Spacelinks is based in France so the following European Union regulations regarding electronic commerce apply:
    - if your business is located outside the EU, VAT does not apply to you
    - if your business is located in France, you will be charged a 20% VAT
    - if your business is located in the EU and you don't have a valid VAT registration number, you will be charged a 20% VAT
    - if your business is located in the EU and you do have a valid VAT registration number, you won't be charged VAT provided you give us your VAT number (mandatory for invoicing)

     

    Support:

    For sales enquiries and general information, you can call us on +33(0)562211007.
    Support is available Mon-Fri on +33(0)562211007 or via email. Out-of-hours support is provided only via email.

    Please also note that we are located in France. Our normal office hours are 09:00 to 18:00 Monday to Friday. France timezone is GMT+1.

     

    Warning:

    We are very serious about our job seekers privacy so only legitimate recruiters and employers are eligible for a recruiter account. All subscriptions requests will be manually approved and recruiter accounts constantly monitored. Users who enter inaccurate or incomplete information will not gain access to post jobs or search resumes. Sharing of login details with a third party will result in the suspension of the recruiter's account with no subscription refund.
    Recruitment agencies are only eligible for a Gold package and recruitment agencies recruiting for companies already using Space Careers will not be accepted.

    To ensure you are approved, please include the following on your application:
    * The website address of your Company. Under construction websites will be rejected.
    * Email - Must end in @yourcompany.com. Applications using free email accounts such as Hotmail, Yahoo or Gmail will be rejected.

    Individual exceptions can be made on a case by case basis by emailing sales@space-careers.com. Accounts found not to be in compliance will be deleted.

     
    Terms & ConditionsCopyright ©2018 Spacelinks
    Web Analytics