Vassiliki Markogianni

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Vassiliki Markogianni

PhD Student

Tel: +30-22910-76349
Fax: +30-22910-76419

Short CV

  • BSc in Environmental Management and Natural Resources, University of Ioannina (UOI), Greece (2002-2007)
  • MSc in ‘Geoinformatics in Natural Resources, Utilization of Natural Resources and Agricultural Engineering Department, Agricultural University of Athens (AUA), Greece, (2008-2010)
  • PhD student in the Department of Utilization of Natural Resources and Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural University of Athens (AUA), (2012-today)

She has attended special training course in Microwave Ocean Remote Sensing, held at the Institute of Marine Sciences of Barcelona from September 30th to October 4th, 2013.
During 2011-today, she holds a position as a research associate in Institute of Marine Biological Resources and Inland Waters – Hellenic Centre for Marine Research.

She has research interests on Environmental Management, Environmental Monitoring, Remote Sensing, Image Processing of aerial and satellite images, vegetation maps, landuse/landcover (LULC) maps, GIS Modelling.

She has participated in 7 national, international and European Union (EU) projects.

She has contributed 2 papers in peer-reviewed journals, as well as 7 other publications (conference proceedings, special publications) and co-authored 7 technical reports.


  • Ioanna Varkitzi, Vassiliki Markogianni, Maria Pantazi, Kalliopi Pagou, Alexandra Pavlidou and Elias Dimitriou (2018). Effect of river inputs on environmental status and potentially harmful phytoplankton in a coastal area of eastern Mediterranean (Maliakos Gulf, Greece). Mediterranean Marine Science, [S.l.], p. 326-343. ISSN 1791-6763, doi:
  • Vassiliki Markogianni, Dionissios Kalivas, George P. Petropoulos, Elias Dimitriou (2018). An Appraisal of the Potential of Landsat 8 in Estimating Chlorophyll-a, Ammonium Concentrations and Other Water Quality Indicators. Remote Sens.  10(7), 1018; doi:3390/rs10071018.
  • Vassiliki Markogianni, Evangelia Anastasopoulou, Alexandros Tsoupras, Elias Dimitiou (2018). Identification of Pollution Patterns and Sources in a Semi-Arid Urban Stream. Journal of Ecological Engineering, 19:99-113.
  • Vassiliki Markogianni, Dionissios Kalivas, George Petropoulos, Elias Dimitriou (2017). Analysis on the Feasibility of Landsat 8 Imagery for Water Quality Parameters Assessment in an Oligotrophic Mediterranean Lake. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Journal of Environmental, Chemical, Ecological, Geological and Geophysical Engineering, 11(9): 880-888.
  • Vassiliki Markogianni, Ioanna Varkitzi, Kalliopi Pagou, Alexandra Pavlidou and Elias Dimitriou (2017). Nutrient flows and related impacts between a Mediterranean river and the associated coastal area. Continental Shelf Research, 134: 1-14, ISSN 0278-4343,
  • Mentzafou, A., Markogianni, V. and Dimitriou, E. (2017). The Use of Geospatial Technologies in Flood Hazard Mapping and Assessment: Case Study from River Evros. 174: 679. DOI: 10.1007/s00024-016-1433-6.
  • Vasiliki Markogianni, Angeliki Mentzafou and Elias Dimitriou (2016). Assessing the impacts of human activities and soil erosion on the water quality of Plastira mountainous Mediterranean Lake, Greece. Environ Earth Sci 75:915. DOI: 10.1007/s12665-016-5737-8.
  • Vassiliki Markogianni & Elias Dimitriou (2016): Landuse and NDVI change analysis of Sperchios river basin (Greece) with different spatial resolution sensor data by Landsat/MSS/TM and OLI, Desalination and Water Treatment, DOI:10.1080/19443994.2016.1188734.
  • Xiaoxi Yu, Elias Dimitriou, Sarantakos Konstantinos, Vasiliki Markogianni, Dorita Politi (2015). Effects of Yucca Shidigera extract on the reduction of ammonia concentration in Lake Koumoundourou. Journal of Ecological Engineering, 16(4):1-7.
  • Gritzalis, E. Anastasopoulou, N. Georgiopoulos, V. Markogianni, N. Skoulikidis (2015). Water quality and benthic fauna biodiversity in a unique small wetland at Messinia, Greece. Journal of Environmental Biology; Vol 36(special issue):171-176.
  • Stamatis Zogaris, Vassiliki Markogianni, Saniye Cevher Özeren and Elias Dimitriou (2015).  Assessment of the riparian zone and river island conditions in a trans-boundary greenbelt: The EVROS/MERIÇ river (Greece/Turkey), Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, 24(1b):269-277.
  • Elias Dimitriou, Vassiliki Markogianni, Aggeliki Mentzafou, Ioannis Karaouzas & Stamatis Zogaris (2014). Ecological status assessment of Pikrodafni stream (Attica, Greece), restoration and management measures, Desalination and Water Treatment 1-8, DOI: 10.1080/19443994.2014.952250.
  • Markogianni & E. Dimitriou & I. Karaouzas (2014). Water quality monitoring and assessment of an urban Mediterranean lake facilitated by remote sensing applications, Environ Monit Assess, 186:5009–5026, DOI 10.1007/s10661-014-3755-0.
  • Konstantinos C. Gritzalis, Evangelia Th. Anastasopoulou, Vasiliki Markogianni and Nikolaos A. Georgiopoulos (2014). Assessing Tools and methods for water quality monitoring in medium sized rivers. The case of Arcadikos river (Messinia, Greece). Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, Vol. 23-No.11a.
  • Markogianni, E. Dimitriou & D.P. Kalivas (2013): Land-use and vegetation change detection in Plastira artificial lake catchment (Greece) by using remote-sensing and GIS techniques, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 34:4, 1265-1281.
  • Dimitriou Elias, Mentzafou Angeliki, Markogianni Vasiliki, Tzortziou Maria and Zeri Christina (2012). Geospatial Investigation into Groundwater Pollution and Water Quality Supported by Satellite Data: A Case Study from the Evros River (Eastern Mediterranean). Pure Appl. Geophys. DOI 10.1007/s00024-012-0621-2.