Aleš Grlj, MA

Assistant Researcher, MA in Geography

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Studied at Faculty of arts University of Ljubljana. Holds a master's degree in geography, thesis addresses the field of automated detection of geomorphological features from digital elevation model and optical images of Earth's surface. Received an excellent master's thesis award by Department of Geography FA,UL and Gdi GISDATA award. Employed at the Department of Remote Sensing and cooperates at the projects addressing drought detection from remote sensing data, land cover change detection and detection of specific types of land use and field management practices. Secondary field of interests are geomorphological processes and characteristics of karst surface. Also covers the tasks of web development for spatial data disemination.

Award by Department of Geography FA, UL
Gdi GISDATA award
Centre of Excellence Space-SI (centerodlicnosti • 18. march 2010 - 31. december 2018)

MA in Geography, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana, 2014

Research areas
Physical geography, geomorphology, pedology, cartography, climatology P510

remote sensing
web applications
web mapping
agricultural drought