Publications


Selected Publications


Understanding Urban Metabolism: A Tool for Urban Planning
Chrysoulakis, N., Castro, E. A. and Moors, E. J. (Eds), 2015. Understanding Urban Metabolism: A Tool for Urban Planning. Routledge, Taylor & Francis, London. ISBN 9780415835114

Online Global Land Surface Temperature Estimation from Landsat.
Parastatidis, D., Mitraka, Z., Chrysoulakis, N. and Abrams, M., 2017. Online Global Land Surface Temperature Estimation from Landsat. Remote Sensing, 9, 1208; doi:10.3390/rs9121208

Estimating urban PM10 and PM2.5 concentrations, based on synergistic MERIS/AATSR aerosol observations, land cover and morphology data
Beloconi, A., Kamarianakis, Y. and Chrysoulakis, N., 2016. Estimating urban PM10 and PM2.5 concentrations, based on synergistic MERIS/AATSR aerosol observations, land cover and morphology data. Remote Sensing of Environment, 172, 148 - 164; doi:10.1016/j.rse.2015.10.017

Urban Surface Temperature Time Series Estimation at the Local Scale by Spatial-Spectral Unmixing of Satellite Observations
Mitraka, Z., Chrysoulakis, N., Doxani, G., Del Frate, F. and Berger, M., 2015. Urban Surface Temperature Time Series Estimation at the Local Scale by Spatial-Spectral Unmixing of Satellite Observations. Remote Sensing, 7, 4139 - 4156; doi:10.3390/rs70404139

Landsat 8 vs. Landsat 5: a comparison based on urban and peri-urban land cover mapping
Poursanidis, D., Chrysoulakis, N. and Mitraka, Z., 2015. Landsat 8 vs. Landsat 5: a comparison based on urban and peri-urban land cover mapping. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 35, 259 - 269; doi:10.1016/j.jag.2014.09.010

Sustainable urban metabolism as a link between bio-physical sciences and urban planning: the BRIDGE project
Chrysoulakis, N., Lopes, M., San José, R., Grimmond, C.S.B., Jones, M.B., Magliulo, V., Klostermann, J.E.M., Synnefa, A., Mitraka, Z., Castro, E., González, A., Vogt, R., Vesala, T., Spano, D., Pigeon, G., Freer-Smith, P., Staszewski, T., Hodges, N., Mills, G. and Cartalis, C., 2013. Sustainable urban metabolism as a link between bio-physical sciences and urban planning: the BRIDGE project. Landscape and Urban Planning, 112, 100 - 117; doi:10.1016/j.landurbplan.2012.12.005


2018


Estimating Satellite-Derived Bathymetry (SDB) with the Google Earth Engine and Sentinel-2
Traganos, D., Poursanidis, D., Aggarwal, B., Chrysoulakis, N., Reinartz, P. 2018. Remote Sensing. 10, 859.

Validation of Pleiades Tri-Stereo DSM in Urban Areas
Panagiotakis, E., Chrysoulakis, N., Charalampopoulou, V. and Poursanidis, D. 2018. Validation of Pleiades Tri-Stereo DSM in Urban Areas. ISPRS Int. J. Geo-Inf. 7, 118.

Spatial Distribution of Sensible and Latent Heat Flux in the City of Basel (Switzerland)
Feigenwinter, C., Vogt, R., Parlow, E., Lindberg, F., Marconcini, M., Del Frate, F. and Chrysoulakis, N., 2018. Spatial Distribution of Sensible and Latent Heat Flux in the City of Basel (Switzerland). IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 99, 1-7; doi: 10.1109/JSTARS.2018.2807815


2017


Online Global Land Surface Temperature Estimation from Landsat.
Parastatidis, D., Mitraka, Z., Chrysoulakis, N. and Abrams, M., 2017. Online Global Land Surface Temperature Estimation from Landsat. Remote Sensing, 9, 1208; doi:10.3390/rs9121208

DART: Recent Advances in Remote Sensing Data Modeling With Atmosphere, Polarization, and Chlorophyll Fluorescence
Gastellu-Etchegorry, J. P., Lauret, N., Yin, T., Landier, L., Kallel, A., Malenovský, Z., Bitar, A. A., Aval, J., Benhmida, S., Qi, J., Medjdoub, G., Guilleux, J., Chavanon, E., Cook, B., Morton, D., Chrysoulakis, N. and Mitraka, Z., 2017. DART: Recent Advances in Remote Sensing Data Modeling With Atmosphere, Polarization, and Chlorophyll Fluorescence. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, 10, 2640 - 2649; doi:10.1109/JSTARS.2017.2685528

Trends of urban surface temperature and heat island characteristics in the Mediterranean.
Benas, N., Chrysoulakis, N. and Cartalis, C. 2017. Trends of urban surface temperature and heat island characteristics in the Mediterranean. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 130, 807 - 816; doi:10.1007/s00704-016-1905-8

Remote Sensing, natural hazards and the contribution of ESA Sentinels missions.
Poursanidis, D. and Chrysoulakis, N., 2017. Remote Sensing, natural hazards and the contribution of ESA Sentinels missions. Remote Sensing Applications: Society and Environment, 6, 25 - 38; doi:10.1016/j.rsase.2017.02.001


2016


Estimating urban PM10 and PM2.5 concentrations, based on synergistic MERIS/AATSR aerosol observations, land cover and morphology data
Beloconi, A., Kamarianakis, Y. and Chrysoulakis, N., 2016. Estimating urban PM10 and PM2.5 concentrations, based on synergistic MERIS/AATSR aerosol observations, land cover and morphology data. Remote Sensing of Environment, 172, 148 - 164; doi:10.1016/j.rse.2015.10.017

FLIRE DSS: A web tool for the management of floods and wildfires in urban and periurban areas
Kochilakis, G., Poursanidis, D., Chrysoulakis, N., Varella, V., Kotroni, V., Eftychidis, G., Lagouvardos, K., Papathanasiou, C., Karavokyros., G., Aivazoglou, M., Makropoulos, C. and Mimikou, M., 2016. FLIRE DSS: A web tool for the management of floods and wildfires in urban and periurban areas. Open Geosciences, 8, 711 - 727; doi: 10.1515/geo-2016-0068

A web based DSS for the management of floods and wildfires (FLIRE) in urban and periurban areas
Kochilakis, G., Poursanidis, D., Chrysoulakis, N., Varella, V., Kotroni, V., Eftychidis, G., Lagouvardos, K., Papathanasiou, C., Karavokyros., G., Aivazoglou, M., Makropoulos, C. and Mimikou, M., 2016. A web based DSS for the management of floods and wildfires (FLIRE) in urban and periurban areas. Environmental Modelling & Software, 86, 111 - 115; doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2016.09.016

Uncertainty Estimation of Local-Scale Land Surface Temperature Products Over Urban Areas Using Monte Carlo Simulations
Mitraka, Z., Doxani, G., Del Frate, F. and Chrysoulakis, N., 2016. Uncertainty Estimation of Local-Scale Land Surface Temperature Products Over Urban Areas Using Monte Carlo Simulations. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 13, 917 - 921; doi:10.1109/LGRS.2016.2553367


2015


Understanding Urban Metabolism: A Tool for Urban Planning
Chrysoulakis, N., Castro, E. A. and Moors, E. J. (Eds), 2015. Understanding Urban Metabolism: A Tool for Urban Planning. Routledge, Taylor & Francis, London. ISBN 9780415835114

On-line Εvaluation of Earth Observation Derived Indicators for Urban Planning and Management
Triantakonstantis, D., Chrysoulakis, N., Sazonova A., Esch, T., Feigenwinter, C., Düzgün, S., Parlow, E., Marconcini, M. and Tal, A., 2015. On-line Εvaluation of Earth Observation Derived Indicators for Urban Planning and Management. Urban Planning and Design Research, 3, 17 - 33; doi:10.14355/updr.2015.03.003

Estimation of the land surface albedo changes in the broader Mediterranean area, based on 12 years satellite observations
Benas, N. and Chrysoulakis, N., 2015. Estimation of the land surface albedo changes in the broader Mediterranean area, based on 12 years satellite observations. Remote Sensing, 7, 16150 - 16163; doi:10.3390/rs71215816

Urban Surface Temperature Time Series Estimation at the Local Scale by Spatial-Spectral Unmixing of Satellite Observations
Mitraka, Z., Chrysoulakis, N., Doxani, G., Del Frate, F. and Berger, M., 2015. Urban Surface Temperature Time Series Estimation at the Local Scale by Spatial-Spectral Unmixing of Satellite Observations. Remote Sensing, 7, 4139 - 4156; doi:10.3390/rs70404139

Landsat 8 vs. Landsat 5: a comparison based on urban and peri-urban land cover mapping
Poursanidis, D., Chrysoulakis, N. and Mitraka, Z., 2015. Landsat 8 vs. Landsat 5: a comparison based on urban and peri-urban land cover mapping. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 35, 259 - 269; doi:10.1016/j.jag.2014.09.010


2014


Incorporating Bio-Physical Sciences into a Decision Support Tool for Sustainable Urban Planning
Mitraka, Z., Diamantakis, E., Chrysoulakis, N., Castro, E. A., San Jose, R., Gonzalez, A. and Blecic, I., 2014. Incorporating Bio-Physical Sciences into a Decision Support Tool for Sustainable Urban Planning. Sustainability, 6, 7982 – 8006; doi:10.3390/su6117982

A Conceptual List of Indicators for Urban Planning and Management Based on Earth Observation
Chrysoulakis, N., Feigenwinter, C., Triantakonstantis, D., Penyevskiy, I., Tal, A., Parlow, E., Fleishman, G., Düzgün, S., Esch, T. and Marconcini, M., 2014. A Conceptual List of Indicators for Urban Planning and Management Based on Earth Observation. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 3, 980 - 1002; doi:10.3390/ijgi3030980


2013


Estimation of urban PM10 concentration, based on MODIS and MERIS/AATSR synergistic observations
Benas, N., Beloconi, A. and Chrysoulakis, N., 2013. Estimation of urban PM10 concentration, based on MODIS and MERIS/AATSR synergistic observations. Atmospheric Environment, 79, 448 - 454; doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.07.012

A comparative analysis of the urban web of the greater Athens agglomeration for the last 20 years period on the basis of Landsat imagery
Chrysoulakis, N., Mitraka, Z., Stathopoulou, M. and Cartalis, C., 2013. A comparative analysis of the urban web of the greater Athens agglomeration for the last 20 years period on the basis of Landsat imagery. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, 22, 2139 - 2144;

Validation of MERIS/AATSR synergy algorithm for aerosol retrieval against globally distributed AERONET observations and comparison with MODIS aerosol product
Benas, N., Chrysoulakis, N. and Giannakopoulou, G., 2013. Validation of MERIS/AATSR synergy algorithm for aerosol retrieval against globally distributed AERONET observations and comparison with MODIS aerosol product. Atmospheric Research, 132-133, 102-113; doi:10.1016/j.atmosres.2013.05.011

Sustainable urban metabolism as a link between bio-physical sciences and urban planning: the BRIDGE project
Chrysoulakis, N., Lopes, M., San José, R., Grimmond, C.S.B., Jones, M.B., Magliulo, V., Klostermann, J.E.M., Synnefa, A., Mitraka, Z., Castro, E., González, A., Vogt, R., Vesala, T., Spano, D., Pigeon, G., Freer-Smith, P., Staszewski, T., Hodges, N., Mills, G. and Cartalis, C., 2013. Sustainable urban metabolism as a link between bio-physical sciences and urban planning: the BRIDGE project. Landscape and Urban Planning, 112, 100 - 117; doi:10.1016/j.landurbplan.2012.12.005

A Decision-Support System for Sustainable Urban Metabolism in Europe
González, A., Donnelly, A., Jones, M., Chrysoulakis, N. and Lopes, M., 2013. A Decision-Support System for Sustainable Urban Metabolism in Europe. Environmental Impact Assesment Review, 38, 109 -119; doi: 10.1016/j.eiar.2012.06.007


Older


Improving the estimation of urban surface emissivity based on sub-pixel classification of high resolution satellite imagery
Mitraka, Z., Chrysoulakis, N., Kamarianakis, Y., Partsinevelos, P. and Tsouchlaraki, A., 2012. Improving the estimation of urban surface emissivity based on sub-pixel classification of high resolution satellite imagery. Remote Sensing of Environment: Special Issue Remote Sensing of Urban Environment, 117, 125 – 134; doi:10.1016/j.rse.2011.06.025

Validation of the ASTER GDEM for the area of Greece
Chrysoulakis, N., Abrams, M., Kamarianakis, Y. and M. Stanisławski, 2011. Validation of the ASTER GDEM for the area of Greece. Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing, 77, 157 - 165; doi:10.14358/PERS.77.2.157

Comparison of atmospheric correction methods using ASTER data for the area of Crete, Greece
Chrysoulakis, N., Abrams, M., Feidas, H., and Arai, K., 2010. Comparison of atmospheric correction methods using ASTER data for the area of Crete, Greece. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 31, 6347 - 6385; doi: 10.1080/01431160903413697

Validation of an infrared-based satellite algorithm to estimate accumulated rainfall over the Mediterranean basin
Feidas, H., Kokolatos, G., Negri, A., Manyin M., Chrysoulakis, N. and Y. Kamarianakis, 2009. Validation of an infrared-based satellite algorithm to estimate accumulated rainfall over the Mediterranean basin. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 95, 91 – 109; doi: 10.1007/s00704-007-0360-y

Evaluating remotely sensed rainfall estimates using nonlinear mixed models and geographically weighted regression
Kamarianakis, Y., Feidas, H., Kokolatos, G., Chrysoulakis, N. and V. Karatzias, 2008. Evaluating remotely sensed rainfall estimates using nonlinear mixed models and geographically weighted regression. Environmental Modelling & Software, 23, 1438 - 1447; doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2008.04.007

Combined use of MODIS, AVHRR and radiosonde data for the estimation of spatio-temporal distribution of Precipitable Water
Chrysoulakis, N., Kamarianakis, Y., Xu, L., Mitraka, Z. and J. Ding, 2008. Combined use of MODIS, AVHRR and radiosonde data for the estimation of spatio-temporal distribution of Precipitable Water. Journal of Geophysical Research, 113, D05101; doi: 10.1029/2007JD009255