We are pleased to announce that Dr. Sanaz Shafian has joined the Cropping Systems Agronomy program at the UI Parma R&E Center. Sanaz received her BS degree (2005) in Surveying Engineering and MS degree in Remote Sensing at the Khaje Nasir Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.
Sanaz also holds a PhD in Plant and Soil Science, which he obtained at Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX in 2014. Sanaz’s dissertation was on “Estimation of soil moisture status in the Texas High Plains using remote sensing”.
She has spent 2 years working as a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Texas A&M University.
Sanaz is an excellent specialist in areas of remote sensing, precision agriculture, and Unmanned Aerial Systems and has extensive experience I working with a wide variety of crops.
Sanaz is an outstanding addition to our team and we are very happy to have such a great scientist joining us. Because we currently have several research and extension projects focused on precision ag and remote sensing, Sanaz is definitely a great fit for our program.