Membres detall

Piera Fernández, Jaime

Investigadors
Tf. Directe: 93 230 95 37
Ext.: 1501
Despatx: P-89
Línies de recerca:
- Mètodes avançats de procés de dades oceanogràfiques
- Noves tecnologies per a observacions oceàniques, costaneres i de gel marí



  • Technological development
  • Large scale underwater cabled observatories / underwater sensor networks
  • Autonomous Platforms
  • Citizen-science based instruments
  • Ocean Optics
  • High spectral resolution (hyperspectral) sensors
  • Remote sensing, field measurements and radiative transfer modeling of ocean optical properties to estimate relationships between seawater constituents and ocean color
  • Development of bio-optical-based pattern recognition techniques for monitoring of Phytoplankton Functional Types, detecting Harmful Algal Blooms and studying the biogeochemistry of oceanic and coastal environments.


Research projects (as PI):



  • CITCLOPS (2012-2015). Citizens observatory for coast and ocean optical monitoring. EU-FP7 ENV-2012.
  • MESTRAL (2012-2014). Modelling and advanced observational technologies to link transport processes, optically-active constituents, and water light-field variability in a coastaL ecosystem. Funded from: Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation.
  • PHYTOSCOPE (2012-2014): Phytoplankton biodiversity multiscale characterization using advanced optical technologies Partners: Marine Technology Unit and Alfred Wegener Institute. Funded from: Total Foundation.
  • ANERIS (2008-2010): Analysis & development of an intelligent oceanographic probe with autonomous sampling capabilities Partners: Marine Techn. Unit, Inst. of Artificial Intelligence Research, Inst. of Industrial Automation, Inst. of Marine Sciences. Funded from: Spanish Council for Scientific Research.
Publicacions Seleccionades i/o Característiques:
I.F. Aymerich, J. Piera, J.J. Dañobeitia. Cable planning for the european multidisciplinary seafloor observatory. 2011. Sea Technology.
P. Favali, L. Beranzoli, P.L. Francheschini, J.F. Rolin, C. Waldmann, M. Gilloly, F. Grant, J.J. Danobeitia, J. Piera, P. Hall, V. Lykousis, H.A. Ruhl, B. Ferre, J. Mienert, J.M. Alberto de Miranda, N. Cagatary, J. Greinert. Observing the seafloor and water column. 2011. International innovation.
B.B. Taylor, E. Torrecilla, A. Bernhardt, M.H. Taylor, I. Peeken, R. Röttgers, J. Piera, A. Bracher. Bio-optical provinces in the eastern Atlantic Ocean and their biogeographical relevance. 2011. Biogeosciences.
N. Teixidó, A. Albajes-Eizagirre, D. Bolbo, E. Le Hir, M. Demestre, J. Garrabou L. Guigues, J.-M. Gili, J. Piera, T. Prelot, A. Soria-Frisch. Hierarchical segmentation-based software for cover classification analyses of seabed images (Seascape). 2011. Marine Ecology Progress Series.
E. Torrecilla, D. Stramski, R.A. Reynolds, E. Millán-Núñez, J. Piera. Cluster analysis of hyperspectral optical data for discriminating phytoplankton pigment assemblages in the open ocean. 2011. Remote Sensing of Environment.