Marine Optics, Remote Sensing and Biogeochemical Applications




Areas of interest within OAO

Physical biological interactions, role of physical forcing on marine ecosystems structure, phytoplankton phenology


Selected Activities
- Participation at more than 20 Oceanographic Cruise (3 as chief scientist)
- Member of the “Chantier Méditerranée” biogeochemical working group (MERMEX)
- Coordinator of the GMMC projects PRONUTS, PABIM-1 and PABIM-2
- Responsible of biogeochemical activities in the SO Argo
- Leader of the Mediterranean WP and coordinator for the UPMC in the EQUIPEX NAOS Project



Research Associate (2006 to present), CNRS, Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche, France

Post Doc fellowship (2003-2006) at the Optical and Remote Sensing Laboratory of the Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche (CNRS), France

Reserach Fellowship (1998,1999), at the Istituto di Fisica dell'Atmosfera, Italy


Ph.D. degree (2003) in Biological oceanography. “Stazione Zoologica A. Dohrn”, Italy

« Laurea » degree (1997) in Physical Oceanography


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