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Chiesi Marta


E-Mail: m.chiesi@ibimet.cnr.it
Tel. +39 055 5226023
Fax. +39 055 448301
She was born in Florence on 26th January 1974.
•    1998 April: Laurea degree in Forestry at the University of Florence.
•    October 2000: she attended the International course “New approaches to RS-based ecosystem modelling and monitoring. Transformation, integration and application of MODIS sensor data” at the Swiss Federal Research Institute - WSL in Birmensdorf (Switzerland).
•    August 2002: she attended the International course “Remote Sensing of the Earth’s Environment from Terra”, directed by M. D. King (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center), with Y.J. Kaufman (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center) and D. Tanré (Université des Sciences et Techniques de Lille, France).
•    2003-2005: Ph.D. in Forest Ecology at the University of Tuscia.
Since 2000 she collaborates with the Institute of Biometeorology. She works on monitoring and modelling the main fluxes within forest ecosystems by the integrated use of remotely sensed data and bio-geochemical models.

Selected pubblications:
Chiesi M., Maselli F., Bindi M., Fibbi L., Bonora L., Raschi A., Tognetti R., Cermak J., Nadezhdina N. (2002) “Calibration and application of FOREST-BGC in a Mediterranean area by the use of conventional and remote sensing data.” Ecological Modelling, 154: 251-262.
Anselmi S., Chiesi M., Giannini M., Manes F., Maselli F. (2004). Estimation of Mediterranean forest transpiration and photosynthesis through the use of an ecosystem simulation model driven by remotely sensed data. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 13 (4): 371-380.
Chiesi M., Maselli F., Bindi M., Fibbi L., Cherubini P., Arlotta E., Tirone G., Matteucci G., Seufert G. (2005). Modelling carbon budget of Mediterranean forests using ground and remote sensing measurements. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 135: 22-34.
Maselli F., Barbati A, Chiesi M., Chirici G., Corona P. (2006). Use of remotely sensed and ancillary data for estimating forest gross primary productivity in Italy. Remote Sensing of Environment, 100: 563-575.
Chiesi M., Maselli F., Moriondo M., Fibbi L., Bindi M., Running S. (2007). Application of BIOME-BGC to simulate Mediterranean forest processes. Ecological Modelling, 206:179-190.
Rodolfi A., Chiesi M., Tagliaferri G., Cherubini P., Maselli F. (2007).  Assessment of forest GPP variations in Central Italy by the analysis of meteorological, satellite and dendrochronological data. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 37:1944-1953.
Maselli F., Chiesi M., Fibbi L., Moriondo M. (2008). Integration of remote sensing and ecosystem modelling techniques to estimate  forest net carbon uptake. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 29 (8 ): 2437 - 2443.
Chiesi M., Moriondo M., Maselli F., Gardin L., Fibbi L., Bindi M., Running S.W. (2010). Simulation of Mediterranean forest carbon pools under expected environmental scenarios. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 40: 850-860.
Chiesi M., Fibbi L., Genesio L., Gioli B., Magno R., Maselli F., Moriondo M., Vaccari F. (2011). Integration of ground and satellite data to model Mediterranean forest processes. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 13, 504-515.
Argenti G., Bottai L., Chiesi M., Maselli F., Staglianò N., Targetti S. (2011). Analysis and assessment of mountain pastures by integration of multispectral and ancillary data. Italian Journal of Remote Sensing, 43, 45-47.
Chiesi M., Maselli F., Chirici G., Barbati A., Corona P. (2011). Use of BIOME-BGC  to simulate Mediterranean forest carbon stocks. iForest, 4, 121-127.
Chiesi M., Cherubini P. Maselli F. (2012). Adaptation of a modelling strategy to predict the NPP of even-aged forest stands. European Journal of Forest Research, 131:1175–1184.
Chiesi M., Chirici G., Corona P., Duce P., Salvati R., Spano D., Vaccari F.P., Maselli F. (2012). Use of BIOME-BGC to simulate water and carbon fluxes within Mediterranean macchia. iForest, 5, 38-43.