About us


author_manMartin Šiklar
Martin was born in Czech Republic and studied at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna. He is currently working at GeoVille – an Earth Observation Company based in Austria, specialised in Land Monitoring. His main interests are: Open-source applications like R, (geospatial) statistics and data-management, web-mapping and visualization. He loves travelling, geocaching, photography and sports.

 


author_manMatthias Schlögl
Matthias studied Environmental Information Management at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna. He is currently a PhD student working at the Austrian Institute of Technology. Having written his master’s thesis about extreme weather risk identification for the Austrian road network, he currently focuses on the assessment of adverse weather events and natural hazards with respect to transportation infrastructure networks.

 


author_manSimon Baier
 Simon is a research assistant in the field of remote sensing at Technical University of Munich (TUM). Currently he is working on methods to describe reed ecosystem parameters with the help of hyperpectral and LiDAR data. Besides geoinformatics he loves to do outdoor activities such as hiking and climbing.



Piergiorgio Roveda (Retired Author)
Piergiorgo is an urban planner from Italy. He has been working with spatial data for over ten years and collaborates with local governments and professionals to improve public services and smart cities. After studying at University Nova in Lisbon and graduating from the Politecnico di Milano in urban planning, he has adopted the use of GIS open source in the professional field as concrete alternative to proprietary software. He created the Linux User Group in Legnano and participates in the Italian community of OpenStreetMap. He is  a trees mapper, sunday biker and instagrammer.

 


Rupert Wilhelm (Retired Author)
Rupert studied Environmental and Bio-Resources Management with a specialization in Environmental Information Management at University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna. At the present time, he is developing statistical tools for spatial data in R. His passions are data mining and outdoor activities.


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