Characterization of two squares in Rome through remote sensing and environmental data


  • Francesco Atanasio Carolei Sysdeco Italia
  • Fabrizio Filiberti Sysdeco Italia
  • Lorenza Fiumi CNR-Istituto Ingegneria del Mare
  • Marco Torre CNR-Istituto Inquinamento Atmosferico



remote sensing, squares, vehicles, traffic flows, polluting emissions


With very high resolution Pléiades Neo sensor data acquired in two public spaces in the city of Rome, the object-based image analysis (OBIA) method is applied. The goal of the work is to characterize and quantify the vehicles, with a synoptic view. Through integration with precise data on traffic flows and quantity of emissions in terms of g / h, the multidisciplinary work intends to offer food for thought on the use of public spaces of historical and architectural value.



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