Institute of Physical Geography and Environmental
Adam Mickiewicz University,
Dziegielowa 27, 61-680 Poznań, Poland
Phone: (+4861) 8296236
Fax: (+4861) 8296230
E-mail: skrol @ amu.edu.pl
2002 - Faculty of Geography and Geology, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland
Ph.D. degree in Earth Sciences, Dissertation title: "Brightness changes of the sand surfaces on the aerial photographs"
1994 - Faculty of Geography and Geology, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland
Master of Science in Geography
1993 to present
Current place of employment:
Department of Soil Science and Remote Sensing of Soils, Institute of
Physical Geography and Environmental Planning, Faculty of Geography and
Geology, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland.
- 1993-1994 - technical position,
- 1994-2003 - assistant, PhD studies (1997-2005),
- 2003- present - assistan professor.
Lectures on: Geographical Infromation
Systems, Earth from Space, Calibration and advanced remote sensing data
interpretation, Digital image processing of remote sensing data.
Classes on: remote sensing of enviroment, digital image
processing, digital photogrammetry, digital image processing of remote sensing data, remote sensing platforms and products evaluation,.
Field classes on: soil science, remote sensing.
Most activities are carried out with the support of elearning Moodle platform hosted by Adam Mickiewicz University
of bidirectional reflectance phenomena and optical properties of the
camera's lens on remote images in optical domain and its interpretation, image formation and
*Close-range photogrammetry with digital photography and laser scanning application in soil surface roughness computaion
*Radiometric calibration of remote sensed data (especially all Landsat sensors,
ASTER, HYPERION, QuickBird, IKONOS, World View II),
*Digital image processing of
remote sensed data,
*Spectral properties of soils, field and labolatory methods of spectral properties measurements,
cartography and Geographical Information Systems, spatial references of
analog maps in digital format and accurancy estimation of spatial references
*Translation geospatial terms from English to Polish in connection with
localization of the user interface for TNTmips (from MicroImages, Inc),
GIS/remote sensing/photogrammetric software: TNTmips (20 years of
experience), PCI Geomatica (with OrthoEngine), Photoscan Pro,
E-Cognition, ArcGIS, ENVI, IDRISI, QGIS, WASE, SPRING, ILWIS, GRASS,
TAS, OziExplorer; administration of Internet servers (Apache, PHP,
MySQL, e-learning Moodle system, ftp servers), creation of www pages
(HTML, SVG, PHP, Geomashups, Google API), graphical software:
Photoshop, XNview, COREL X3 Suite, Canon Proffesional Software,
statistical software; Statistica, Unscrambler, programming with SML
(TNTmips); computer desktop and workstation harware configuration;
network services configuration; spectral measurement with FieldSpec 3
Pro and goniometer, albedo measurements, geodetic measurement (Topcon
GTS series), GPS precision measurements (Topcon Hiper Pro), shape and
roughness measurements with Konica Minolta VIVID laser scanner;
Four children can fill any free time,
but when they are far away I like flying with hot-air balloon or going for long
walks (with my wife of course). Good film is also good idea for free time....