Digital Ocean Forum 2024


Evangelos Spyrakos

University of Stirling - DOORS Project

Earth Observation Scientist

Dr Evangelos Spyrakos is an Associate Professor in Earth observation and Leader of the Earth and Planetary observation Sciences Research group at the University of Stirling (USTIR). His formal education is in Applied Physics (PhD, 2012 & MSc, 2009) and Marine Sciences (MSc, 2007 & BSc, 2005). His research is primarily focused on Remote Sensing of natural aquatic systems in the context of environmental change, scientific/technological innovation and its integration into solutions and Digital Twins functions. He is currently PI or Co-I on research projects funded by Horizon Europe/ Horizon 2020 (e.g. H2020 DOORS, HE LandSeaLot), European Space Agency, NERC, and STFC to develop observation capabilities to monitor aquatic systems, build Water environment Digital Twins, and truly integrate Eartb observation into effective interventions, restoration actions and risk management plans.

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