Alexia Tsouni is a graduate of the School of Civil Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), with specialisation in Water Resources, Hydraulic and Maritime Engineering, and she also holds a postgraduate diploma in Water Resources Science and Technology from NTUA. She is a PhD candidate at the School of Civil Engineering of NTUA on floods simulation and risk assessment in urban areas combining multiple data sources. She currently works as research associate in the Institute of Astronomy, Astrophysics, Space Applications and Remote Sensing (IAASARS) of the National Observatory of Athens (NOA). She leads the FloodHub team of the Operational Unit “BEYOND Centre of Earth Observation Research and Satellite Remote Sensing”.
Water resources management. Floods simulation and risk assessment. Floods mapping, monitoring and early warning. Disasters monitoring, disaster resilience and emergency management. Capacity building.