Research Projects

SOILCARE: SoilCare for profitable and sustainable crop production in Europe (2016-2020)

AQUAMAN: Innovative solutions to climate change adaptation and governance in the water management of the Region of Crete, EEA Grants (2015-2017)

IMPREX: IMproving PRedictions and management of hydrological Extremes. H2020, WATER-2a-2014 (2015-2019)

REINFORCE: Remote sEnsing meteorologIcal data fusioN for effective Flood mitigatiOn and foReCasting over Eastern Mediterranean, GSRT, ARISTEIA II Action, Greece (2014-2015)

RECARE: Preventing and Remediating degradation of soils in Europe through Land Care. Work programme topics addressed: ENV.2013.6.2-4 – FP7-ENV-2013-two-stage (2013-2018)

HELIX: High-End cLimate Impacts and eXtremes. ENV.2013.6.1-3 Impacts of higher-end scenarios (global average warming > 2 °C with respect to pre-industrial level) – FP7-ENV-2013 (2013-2017)

CASCADE: CAtastrophic Shifts in drylands: how CAn we prevent ecosystem DEgradation?  Collaborative Project/ Large Scale Integrated Project FP7-ENV-2011 (2012-2017)

IMPACT2C: Quantifying projected impacts under 2°C warming. Collaborative project/Large-scale integrating project, FP7-ENV-2011 (2011-2015)

ECLISE: Enabling CLimate Information Services for Europe – Programme “Environment” FP7-ENV-2010.1.1.4-1. Underpinning work to enable provision of local scale climate information (2011-2014)

SATFLOOD: Integrated Use of Satellite Remote Sensing and Hydraulic Modelling for the Flood Risk Assessment at Catchment Scale in Cyprus,   Institute for Research Advancement, Nicosia, Cyprus (2011-2013).

COMBINE: Comprehensive Modelling of the Earth System for better climate prediction and projection (Integrated Project), FP7-ENV-2008-1 (2009-2013)

SIMFLOOD: High Resolution Satellite Imagery for Floodplain Mapping, European Space Agency (ESA) (2009-2011).

WATCH: WATer & global CHance  (Integrated Project)  Sixth Framework Programme – Global Change and Ecosystems Priority – 4th Call Paragraph II.1.1 Global Water Cycle, Water Resources and Droughts) (2008-2012).

SCENES: Water Scenarios for Europe and for Neighboring States  (Integrated Project), Sub-Priority 6.3 – Global Change and Ecosystems, Sub-priority research area – II.4 Scenarios of water demand and availability, Topic – II.4.1 Water scenarios for Europe and for neighbouring countries (2007-2011).

EOS: Observing ground subsidence due to over-exploitation of water resources in Crete, Earth Observation Category 1 Project, European Space Agency (ESA) (2009-2010).

HYDRATE: Hydrometeorological data resources and technologies for effective flash flood forecasting  Sixth Framework Programme – Global Change and Ecosystems Priority – 4th Call Paragraph II.1.2 “Flash Flood forecasting (2007-2010).

Flash Flood Forecasting with the Use of C-Band Radar in the Island of Crete: General Secretariat for Research and Technology, International S & T Cooperation Directorate – Bilateral Relations Division, Scientific and Technological Cooperation between RTD Organizations in Greece and RTD Organizations in USA & Canada (2007-2009).

ENCORA, European Network on Coastal Research Coordination Action (2005-2008).

Postgraduate Academic and Research Program, “Environmental and Health Engineering”, European Community Education Program (2003-2006).

HarmoniRiB: Harmonized Techniques and Representative River Basin Data for Assessment and Use of Uncertainty Information in Integrated Water Management (HarmoniRiB), a Specific Targeted Research Projects (STREP), Key Action 1: Sustainable Management and Quality of Water, (2003-2006).

BEWARE: Best Water use innovative Practices towards a Sustainable Water Resources Management, CRINNO-Regional Program of Innovative Action, European Community innovative Program  (2003-2005).

Environmental Database for Chania Prefecture, Web-Site Development, Local Authority of Municipalities of Chania, Crete (2003-2004).