Branka Cuca

ICAR/06 - Surveying and mapping

Branka Cuca, born in Belgrade, has received her bachelor degree in Architecture at the Politecnico di Milano in 2003, where she has obtained a master’s degree in Architecture (2006). In March 2010 she has earned a title of PhD in Geomatics and Infrastructures. From 2013 to 2016 she has collaborated with Remote Sensing Lab at the Cyprus University of Technology (CUT). Since 2017 she is an Assistance Professor in Topography and Cartography, while it is since 2011 that she has been teaching courses in surveying, in Italy and abroad.

Her research activities regard the geometric documentation and valorization of cultural heritage with focus on terrestrial photogrammetry and geo-spatial data management. Cuca has been involved in a number of international projects in Italy, Serbia, Albania, Belgium and Cyprus, collaborating with many universities across Europe. Since 2012 she is a member of international organizations ICOMOS and CIPA, while since 2013 she acts as a co-chair of the Working Group Earth Observation/Copernicus of the European network NEREUS (Network of European Regions Using Space Technologies).