AN INTELLIGENT EARLY-WARNING OIL SPILL DETECTION AND PREDICTION SYTEMS FOR THE ARABIAN GULF AND THE RED SEA

Ref.No: 92003400
Start date: 22.10.2020
End date: 30.09.2023
Approval date: 17.09.2020
Department: RURAL & SURVEYING ENGINEERING
Sector: TOPOGRAPHY SCOPE
Financier: KING ABDULAH UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (KAUST)
Budget: 169.707,25 €
Public key: 6ΗΟΘ46ΨΖΣ4-Β7Γ
Scientific Responsible: Lecturer KARANTZALOS
Email: karank@central.ntua.gr
Description: THE MAIN OBJECTIVE OF THE PROJECT IS TO DESIGN, DEVELOP AND VALIDATE AN OIL SPILL DETECTION ALGORITHM EXPLOITING DAILY MULTI-MODAL EARTH OBSERVATION AND METEOROLOGICAL DATA. THE GOAL IS TO ASSEMBLE A DATABASE OF HISTORICAL OIL SPILLS AND ENVIRONMENTAL