Roberto Pierdicca

Tenure Track Assistant Professor
Research Areas: 

His research mainly involves the following topics:

  • Geospatial Intelligence
  • Photogrammetry
  • Remote Sensing
  • 3D Point Clouds
  • Geomatica per la gestione del territorio
  • Topografia
Capsule Bio: 

Roberto Pierdicca was born in Ancona, Italy, on 1st March, 1985.

In 2011, he received the Master Degree in Building Engineering and Architecture from Polytechnic University of Marche with a thesis entitled "Notre Dame du Haut a Ronchamp: Storia Rilievo Struttura" (supervisor Prof. Gabriele Fangi). 

He worked in 2012 as survey instruments technical assistent.

He worked till october 2013 as interior designer and project manager of luxury living architectures.

In March 2017, he obtained the PhD cum laude in Information Engineering from Università Politecnica delle Marche with a thesis entitled "Senseable spaces: from a theoretical perspective to the application in augmented environments" (Advisor Prof. Prof. Emanuele Frontoni, Co-Advisor Prof.ssa Eva Savina Malinverni). 

His research activity is mainly focused on Geo-Informatics, Digital Cultural Heritage, Ambient Intelligence & Space Sensing, Artificial Intelligence for the interpretation of complex 2D/3D data. His skills between Geomatics and Informatics had been extensively used (as member and coordinator) in National and International projects about Cultural Heritage, Archaeology, Tourism management, Intelligence and multimedia tools development. 

He is author of more than 100 papers in international conferences and journals, and participates to several international projects related to Cultural Heritage, Tourism Management, Education, Geosciences and Archaeology. He is also co-founder of EMOJ (academic spin-off), awarded with the “EGU early career outstanding researcher”, member of ICOMOS Italia.

Currently, he is Assistant Professor of Geomatics at the Department of Civil, Building Engineering of Università Politecnica delle Marche (DICEA), and he is associate member of CNR-ISPC.



Phone number: 
+39 071220 4900