Paolo Dabove


Paolo Dabove has been an Assistant Professor at the Politecnico di Torino since 2016. He graduated with a Master Degree in Environmental Engineering – “Natural and industrial risk management” from the University of Genoa (2009) and he received his Ph.D. in Environmental and Territory from the Politecnico di Torino (2013). His principal research interests are in quality control of GNSS positioning, the use of open source software for positioning and mapping, monitoring techniques with Geomatics instruments, low cost INS and GNSS systems for mobile mapping, indoor positioning for navigation purposes. Since 01/10/2019 he is an elected member of the Academic Senate at the Politecnico di Torino (Italy) as delegate of Assistant Professors. Since the beginning of 2020 he is the President of the Geographic Free and Open Source Software ( association and Vice-president of the Georesources and Environment Association (Geoingegneria Ambientale e Mineraria – GEAM). Paolo Dabove has over 90 scientific papers on international and Italian journals and proceedings and has also nine book chapters in international books. He is editor of one scientific book. He is a member of ION GNSS (Institute of Navigation) association, Società Italiana di Fotogrammetria e Topografia (SIFET) and the Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication (INSTICC) since 2016. He was a founding member of a Gter s.r.l. Innovazione in Geomatica, GNSS e GIS; Gter is a spin-off company arising from the Uni.TI Project, consortium between the University of Genoa and BIC Liguria ( that operates in the fields of metric and thematic survey, spatial analysis, GNSS and training. He has previously supervised more than 5 graduate students. He has won the 2015 Young Authors Award promoted by Italian Society of Photogrammetry and Topography (SIFET). ORCID:

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