Paolo Tarolli

Paolo Tarolli

Associate Professor


Address: Viale dell'Università, 16 - Legnaro (PD)

Phone: +39 0498272677

Fax:+39 0498272750





CV (english), CV (chinese), CV (italian)

2015 – Associate Professor. Department of Land, Environment, Agriculture and Forestry, University of Padova (Italy)
2013 – Visiting Professor. China University of Geosciences in Beijing (P.R. China)
2011 – 2014 Assistant Professor. Department of Land, Environment, Agriculture and Forestry, University of Padova (Italy)
2011 – 2013 Visiting Professor. Earth Sciences Department, National Cheng Kung University (Taiwan)
2011 – Visiting Professor. School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
2010 – Visiting Scholar. Geography Dept., National Taiwan University (Taiwan)
2010 – Marie Curie Fellow (Experienced Researcher). Institute of Inland Waters, Hellenic Centre for Marine Research (Greece)
2009 – 2013 Adjunct Professor. Marche Polytechnic University (Italy)
2008 – Visiting Scholar. Civil Engineering Dept. and St. Anthony Falls Laboratory, University of Minnesota, USA

2016 – Chair of the European Geosciences Union SSS subdivision SSS12: Material and Methods in Soil Science
2015 – Chair of the European Geosciences Union NH subdivision NH6: Remote Sensing & Hazards

2017 – Editorial Board Member: Remote Sensing (MDPI)
2015 – Editorial Board Member: Heliyon (Elsevier)
2014 – Editorial Board Member: Anthropocene (Elsevier)
2014 – Editorial Board Member: Earth Surface Processes and Landforms (Wiley)
2014 – Editorial Board Member: Land Degradation & Development (Wiley)
2013 – Associate Editor: Journal of Mountain Science (Springer)
2012 – Editor: NHESS (Copernicus)
2012 – 2014 Guest Editor: Geomorphology (Elsevier)


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Google Scholar, SCOPUS, ResearcherID, ORCID

Tarolli is author, since year of PhD (2006), of 66 papers (2 invited review articles, 5 special issue editorials) published and in press in international peer reviewed journals with the following publication metrics: Google Scholar (h-index 28, total citations 2145), SCOPUS (h-index 25, total citations 1500). He is also author of 3 book reviews in international peer-reviewed ISI journals, 2 chapters in Encyclopaedia, 4 papers in books with ISBN, 16 papers in conference Proceedings with ISBN, and 127 presentations (3 invited keynote talks, 3 invited talks) at national/international meetings (37 orals and 90 posters).

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Earth surface processes analysis; Humans-Earth interactions; Anthropogenic landscape analysis; Land Degradation; Soil erosion; Natural Hazards; Landslides; Hydrogeomorphology; Digital Terrain Analysis; Lidar; Structure-from-Motion photogrammetry; GIS.



Humans-Earth interactions; Soil and Water Resources Management; Agricultural impact on water resources; Effects of urbanization and technological innovation in agriculture; Earth-Surface Processes analysis through high-resolution topography; Land Degradation; Landslide and erosion processes analysis; Digital Terrain Analysis; Lidar applications; Structure-from-Motion photogrammetry.

Italy, France, UK, Taiwan, P.R. China, New Zealand.