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Mr Alejandro Coca Castro

Education/Academic qualification

  • Master in Science, Geography, King's College London

    2016

Research interests

  • Earth observation
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Applied Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AI & ML) 
  • Big Data and cloud-computing technologies
  • Land cover and land use monitoring
  • Environmental/Agricultural monitoring systems

Biographical details

Alejandro is PhD candidate in Geography with a MSc. in Environmental Monitoring, Modelling and Management at King’s College London and affiliated as Visiting Researcher at the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT). Before King's, Alejandro was involved in several projects supported by Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and remote sensing for decision making in forest, land and climate policy at multiple scales. 

Alejandro is confident in a variety of GIS and data analytics tools with particular interest in applied research based on novel data-driven approaches, and the automation of complex and large data tasks using cutting edge-technologies (e.g. big data & cloud-computing).

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