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Tommaso Baggio
 

Tommaso Baggio

 Vincenzo D'Agostino

Bridging the mass – flow modelling with the reality

Giorgia Bottaro

Giorgia Bottaro

 Paola GattoSven Wunder

Innovative mechanisms for Forest Ecosystem Services provision and enhancement. An analysis of their feasibility and efficiency.

Eleonora Cagliero

Eleonora Cagliero

 Lingua EmanueleAlan Crivellaro, Ilham Bentaleb, Walter Finsinger

Exploring the long-term ecological history of a remnant old growth forest in the Balkans region

 

 Giulia Gastardello

Giulia Gastaldello

 Luca Rossetto, Edi Defrancesco

 Analysis of experiential factors of food and wine tourism in Italy

 

Akbar Hossain Kanan

  

Erico Kutchartt

Erico Kutchartt

 Francesco Pirotti, Jamie Hernandez

 Assessment of forest stand attributes through satellite images, photogrammetric techniques and airborne laser scanning in Araucaria araucana forest type in the south of Chile

Ludwig Liagre

Ludwig Liagre

 Davide Pettenella, Laura Secco

 How National Forest Funds can catalyse the Provision of Forests Goods and Services?

Hongwei Liu

Hongwei Liu

 Eugenio Pomarici

 The Wine  Market in China: Trends, challenges and opportunities  for Sustainability Transition

Lorenzo Martini

Lorenzo Martini

 Lorenzo Picco

 Analysis of catchment Connectivity in multiple sites affected by natural and anthropic disturbances

Lingzi Mo

Lingzi Mo

 Augusto Zanella, Wu Zhifeng

 Soil microbial community evolution as a function of urbanization

Carlotta Penone

Carlotta Penone

 Samuele Trestini

 Risk management for Italian farmers: feasibility of a hedging programme

Susen Shrestha

Susen Shrestha

 Marco Borga, Claudia Notarnicola

 Runoff regime seasonal forecasts by integration of Earth Observation data and hydrological models through a machine learning approach

Filippo Tonion

Filippo Tonion

 Francesco Pirotti, Marco Stevanin

 Geomatic Technologies for Monitoring Earth Surface Dynamics and Related Impacts

Lucrezia Unterholzner

Lucrezia Unterholzner

 Marco Carrer

 Living at the edge: anatomical and physiological responses of long-lived woody species to cope with extreme conditions

Qifei Zhang

Qifei Zhang

 Paolo Tarolli, Wu Zhifeng

 Characterizing the Impact of Urban Green Spaces on Urban Waterlogging and Surface Runoff

Zihao Zheng

Zihao Zheng

Francesco Marinello, Wu Zhifeng

 Monitoring and Quantitative Evaluation of Urban Sustainable Development Based on Nighttime Light Data

            

                                            

 

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Vito Emanuele Cambria 

Vito Emanuele Cambria

Tommaso Sitzia

Ecological connection of Natura 2000 with urban green areas

Leonardo Cei 

Leonardo Cei

Gianluca StefaniEdi Defrancesco

Geographical indicators. Measuring the policy effectiveness and their role in rural areas in selected European countries

Alessia Cogato 

Alessia Cogato

 Francesco Marinello, Franco Meggio

Appication of sensors for detection and quantification of symptoms related to abiotic stresses on grapevine

 

 Alberto De Iseppi

Alberto De Iseppi

Giovanna Lomolino, Matteo Marangon

β-glucans and mannoproteins from wine lees: extraction and characterization for food and oenological applications

 Ilaria Doimo

Ilaria Doimo

Paola Gatto, Mauro Masiero

Forest and wellbeing: success factors and challenges of emerging Forest Care Initiatives (FCIs)

 Ahmed Kayad

Ahmed Kayad

Francesco Marinello, Francesco Pirotti

Using Satellite, Aerial and Ground Sensors to Assess Crop Yield and Health Spatial Variability at Field Scale

 Giacomo Mozzi

Giacomo Mozzi

Tommaso Anfodillo, Alan Crivellaro

Plants of arid habitats: insight on the life strategies of the ultimate survivor

 Anton Pijl

Anton Pijl

Paolo Tarolli, Vincenzo D'AgostinoGrigolato Stefano, Luigi Galletto

Vineyard Terraced landscapes: understanding the Environmental constraints to improve sustainable managements - ViTE

 Alessia Portaccio

Alessia Portaccio

Tommaso SitziaDavide Pettenella, Andrea Favaretto

EU Nature Directives as driving forces of forest biodiversity change - An analysis using birds as performance indicators

 Paulina Puchi

Paulina Puchi

Marco Carrer, Jesus Camarero

Long-and short-term effects of climate on tree growth analyzed through dendroanatomy

 Marco Sozzi

Marco Sozzi

Luigi Sartori

Development of an adaptive approach for exploitation of digital agriculture through remote and proximal sensing data fusion

 

 Loris Torresani

Loris Torresani

Vincenzo D'Agostino

Experimental study on connectivity indicators of torrential processes at catchment scale for planning hazard mitigation measures

 Rachele Venanzi

Rachele Venanzi

Grigolato Stefano, Rodolfo Picchio, Piotr S. Mederski

Impact on forest soil by different mechanization levels: applications on coppice forest management in Italy

Yezekyan Tatevick

Tatevik Yezekyan 

Luigi SartoriSamuele Trestini

Development of reference models for prediction of agricultural machinery functional parameters

            

                                            

 

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 Amin Anam

Anam Amin

Marco Borga, Giulia Zuecco

Ecohydrological partitioning in the critical zone: analysis of the soil-plant-atmosphere flows from the tree to the catchment

 Borsato Eros

Eros Borsato

Francesco Marinello Paolo Tarolli

Analysis of the Water Footprint of agricultural products and the related mitigation strategies

 Cao Wenfang

Wenfang (Echo)Cao

Paolo Tarolli, Erle C. Ellis

Quantifying the correlation between socioeconomic development and anthropogenic geomorphology

 Gelmini Ylenia

Ylenia Gelmini

Marco BorgaGiulia Zuecco

The effect of geology on the catchment response to rainfall events at multiple spatial scales

 Iacopino Simone

Simone Iacopino

Tommaso Sitzia

Joint between ecologists, Hydrologists and economists: exploring the multiple effects of the invasive alien Robinia tree

 Kiorapostolou Natasa

Natasa Kiorapostolou

Giai Petit

Exploring growth responses of trees living in warm environments

 Mammadova Aynur

Aynur Mammadova

Davide Pettenella, Mauro Masiero, Jelle Hendrik Behagel

Deforestation footprint of bovine leather. Analyzing discourses, traceability models and changing environmental governance within the context of Italian-Brazilian leather trade

 Muir Giulia Francesca

Giulia Francesca Muir

Mauro Masiero, Davide Pettenella, Enrico Vidale

The role of Non-Wood Forest Products (NWFPs) in diets and livelihoods: quantifying the contributions

 Oss Cazzador Daniele

Daniele Oss Cazzador

Lorenzo Picco , Mario Aristide Lenzi, Andrés Iroumé, Luca Mao

Connectivity and relationship between sediment source areas and channel network in an Alpine catchment

 Pasqualotto Gaia

Gaia Pasqualotto

Tommaso Anfodillo

Responses of hazelnut (Corylus avellana L.) to water availability in orchards under different climatic conditions

 Pellegrini Emilia

Emilia Pellegrini

Edi Defrancesco, Lucia Bortolini

Adapting the Italian water governance to Water Framework Directive: multiple agents interplay in agriculture water uses

 Puspitarini Handriyanti Diah

Hadryianti Diah Puspitarini

Marco Borga, Francois Baptiste

The evaluation of biomass, water and solar energy sources integration along Italian Alpine transect

 Rogelja Todora

Todora Rogelja

Laura Secco, Margareth Shannon, Gerhard Weiss

Governance capacity of Public Actors for forest-based social innovation

 Soraci Mariangela

Mariangela Soraci

Tommaso Sitzia

Economic evaluations of the changes of soil ecosystems and their services driven by land use/land cover changes

            

                                            

 

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Mattia Di Gaspero

Jessica Balest

Secco Laura, Elena Pisani, Giulia Garegnani

Energy transition in Alpine local communities: Public response to changes towards low carbon energy systems

Mattia Di Gaspero

Mauro Boreggio

Gregoretti Carlo, Alberto Guarnieri

Assessing different survey and gridding techniques for Digital Elevation Models generation and the related influence on stony debris flow modeling. A case study from Rovina di Cancia Basin (Venetian Dolomites, North-Eastern Italian Alps)

Mattia Di Gaspero

Amanda Dupas De Matos

Curioni Andrea, Simone Vincenzi

Unripe grape juice (verjuice): chemical and sensorial characterization and use as a novel food ingredient

Mattia Di Gaspero

Can Lai

Anfodillo Tommaso

Factors affecting tree crown allometries and consequences on forest structure

Mattia Di Gaspero

Silvia Lechthaler

Anfodillo Tommaso

The hydraulic architecture of the plants: study of the allometric relations in xylem and leaves

Federica Mainente

Niccolò Marchi

Lingua Emanuele

Deadwood assessment using LIDAR technology in disturbance ecology

Elena Pellizzari

Bruno Michielon

Sitzia Tommaso

Conservation of the endangered Myricaria germanica (L.) Desv.: a Keystone species of riverine Habitats

Angela Luisa Prendin

Omar Mologni

Grigolato Stefano, Raffaele Cavalli

Cable tensile force monitoring in steep slope forest operations

Massimo Prosdocimi

Daniele Mozzato

Gatto Paola, Edi Defrancesco, Lucia Bortolini, Francesco Pirotti, Elena Pisani, Luigi Sartori

Factors affecting adoption and continuation of environmental friendly practices in ariculture and forestry

Mattia Di Gaspero

Sudip Pandey

Petit Giai

Assessment of forest community response to environmental variability by using an integrated approach from tree ring anatomy to allometry of tree structure

Mattia Di Gaspero

Marco Piragnolo

Vettore Antonio

Geomatics as support to remote sensing data analysis from UAV technology using GIS Open Source platforms

Alessia Tonon

Alex Pra

Pettenella Davide

Forest plantations investments in southern Europe: a comparative trend analysis on returns, markets and policies

Sabrina Tomasini

Giulia Roder

Tarolli Paolo

Flood dynamics, social vulnerability and risk perception: challenges for flood risk management

Elena Gorriz

Gicele Sbardelotto De Bona

Vincenzi Simone, Nadia Bertazzon, Elisa Angelini

Study of the content of stilbenes in the grape canes waste. Use of food by-products as natural pesticides in the grapevine

            

                                            

 

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Nicola Andrighetto

Nicola Andrighetto

Davide Pettenella, Mauro Masiero

Impacts and interaction of political and economic driving forces in the international timber trade. Timber trade patterns in the light of the recent policies to contrast illegal logging and of the increasing role of multi-functional forest management (Filippo Brun; Roberto Fratini)

Martino Bernard

Martino Bernard

Carlo Gregoretti

Analysis and modelling of surface runoff triggering debris flows (Stefano Orlandin, Jason Kean)

Davide Boscaro

Davide Boscaro

Luigi Sartori

Energy valorisation of grass residues collected from non-cultivated areas (Jacopo Bacenetti, Massimo Brambilla)

Donato Cillis

Donato Cillis

Luigi Sartori

Introducing innovative precision farming techniques in agriculture to decrease carbon emissions (Filippo Gambella, Carlo Bisaglia)

Fabrizio De Blasi

Fabrizio De Blasi

Giancarlo Dalla Fontana, Luca Carturan

Scale dependence of hydrological effects from different climatic conditions on glacierized catchments (Carlo Baroni, Roberto Dinale)

Elisa Destro

Elisa Destro

Marco Borga, Efthymios I. Nikolopoulos  (Univ. Connecticut, US)

Hydro-meteorological controls of shallow landsliding and debris flows triggering (Marco Cavalli, Federico Cazorzi)

Anna Liubachyn

Anna Liubachyn

Laura Secco, Davide Pettenella

State Forest Management Organizations in the EU: current performance and future trends (Vilis Brukas, Laura Bouriaud)

Arturo Pacheco Solana

Arturo Pacheco-Solana

Marco Carrer

Dendroanatomy: a new approach to sharpen the focus on the climatic drivers of tree growth in the Mediterranean (Paolo Cherubini)

Roberta Pastorello

Roberta Pastorello

Vincenzo D'Agostino

Hydrological and geo-morphological analysis of headwater basins causing the debris flow triggering (Francesco Gentile, Marco Cavalli)

Chiara Perlotto

Chiara Perlotto

Vincenzo D'Agostino

Hydrological-hydraulic modelling of the bench terraces in hilly and mountain areas (Gian Battista Bischetti, Daniele Penna)

Luisa Pianezzola

Luisa Pianezzola

Marco Borga, Ilja Meerveld (University of Zurich, Switzerland)

Runoff generation in a forested, pre-alpine catchment: hypothesis testing by means of isotopic and geochemical tracers (Stefano Ferraris, Luisa Hopp)

            

                                            

 

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William Amponsah

William Amponsah 

L.Marchi
M.Borga
E.Wohl

Stream power and geomorphic effects of flash floods
(Luca Mao, Virginia Ruiz-Villanueva)

Thomas Campagnaro

Thomas Campagnaro

T.Sitzia

Forest habitat management and conservation priorities: a multi-scale and multi-taxon approach
(Duncan McCollin, Annabel Porté)

Mattia Di Gaspero

Mattia Di Gaspero

A.Curioni

Proteins in white wines: their interaction with tannins and aroma compounds
(Fernando Zamora Marin, Emilio Celotti)

Cristiano Franceschinis

Cristiano Franceschinis

M.Thiene

Advances in choice modeling for the evaluation of environmental goods and services
(Tiho Ancev, Giovanni Signorello)

Adriana García-Rama Ocaña

Adriana García-Rama Ocaña

M.A.Lenzi

Suspended sediment fluxes in an Alpine torrent basin
(Luca Mao, Marco Cavalli)

Federica Mainente

Federica Mainente

G.Pasini

Italian cider: a  potentially new typical product to be characterized
(Roberto Zironi, Angelo Peruffo)

Elena Pellizzari

Elena Pellizzari

M.Carrer

Application of different dendrochronological methods to detect climate signal in ring-width sequences
(Carlo Urbinati, Gianluca Piovesan)

Angela Luisa Prendin

Angela Luisa Prendin

G.Petit

Environmental effects and biophysical contraints on xylem physiology and tree growth in conifers in the Alps
(Jordi Martinez-Vilalta, Sabine Rosner)

Massimo Prosdocimi

Massimo Prosdocimi

P.Tarolli

Land degradation in agricultural landscapes – Soil erosion by water
(Paulo Pereira, Encarnacion Victoria Taguas Ruiz)

Enrico Sgorlon

Enrico Sgorlon

L. Sartori, S.Guercini

Integrated and sustainable management of intensive broiler farming according to the environmental balance logic in north-east of Italy (Francesco Da Borso, Giustino Mezzalira)

Rady Abdelmegiud Abdelakem Hassan Shawer

Rady Abdelmegiud Abdelakem Hassan Shawer

M.A.Lenzi
N.Mori

Impact of traditional pesticides and new controlled release formulations on Drosophila suzukii
(Maria Luisa Dindo, Emanuele Mazzoni)

Alessia Tonon

Alessia Tonon

M.A.Lenzi

Bridging the gaps to assess large wood budget along gravel-bed-rivers
(Luca Mao, Joanna Zawiejska)

Sabrina Tomasini

Sabrina Tomasini

I.Theilade
(University of Copenhagen)
D.Pettenella

Medicinal plant conservation status assessment: socio-economic and ecological indicators

Elena Gorriz

Elena Gorriz Mifsud

J.A. Bonet
(University of Lleida)
L.Secco

Social Capital in rural areas and governance of economic instruments for Non-Wood

            

                                            

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