PUBLICATIONS

2016

Shahvi S., Orsi E., Larcan E., Becciu G., Canziani R. (2016) Study on industrial macropollutants discharges in Milan sewer system. Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal, 27(2), 21 pp.http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/MEQ-01-2015-0014  (SCOPUS, JCR 0,21)

Scaglione D., Lotti T., Menin G., Niccolini F., Malpei F., and Canziani R. (2016) Complete autotrophic process for nitrogen removal from ink-jet printing wastewater. Chemical Engineering Transactions, vol. 49, pp. 499-504. ISBN 978-88-95608-40-2;  ISSN 2283-9216, AIDIC, Milan, Italy, http://dx.doi.org/10.3303/CET1649084

2015

S. Culley, S. Noble, M. Timbs, A. Yates, M. Giuliani, A. Castelletti, H. Maier, and S. Westra, “A bottom-up, vulnerability-based framework for identifying the adaptive capacity of water resources systems in a changing climate,” in Egu general assembly, Vienna (Austria), 2015. 

S. Denaro, D. Anghileri, A. Castelletti, E. Fumagalli, and M. Giuliani, “Modeling the water-energy nexus under changing energy market and climate conditions: a case study in the Italian Alps,” in Egu general assembly, Vienna (Austria), 2015. 

M. Giuliani, D. Anghileri, A. Castelletti, and R. Soncini-Sessa, “The role of water reservoir operation in climate change impact assessments: expanding uncertainties and evolving tradeoffs,” in Egu general assembly, Vienna (Austria), 2015. 

F. Amigoni, A. Castelletti, and M. Giuliani, “Modeling the Management of Water Resources Systems Using Multi-Objective DCOPs,” in Proceedings of the 14th international conference on autonomous agents and multiagent systems (aamas 2015), Istanbul (Turkey), 2015. 

M. Giuliani, A. Castelletti, F. Pianosi, E. Mason, and P. M. Reed, “Curses, tradeoffs, and scalable management: advancing evolutionary multi-objective direct policy search to improve water reservoir operations,” in World environmental & water resources congress (asce ewri 2015), Austin (Texas), 2015.

Y. Li, M. Giuliani, and A. Castelletti, “An agent based decision framework to advance agricultural water management under global change,” in World environmental & water resources congress (asce ewri 2015), Austin (Texas), 2015. 

A. Cominola, M. Giuliani, D. Piga, A. Castelletti, and A. Rizzoli, “The SmartH2O platform: advancing residential water management by smart metering and data intensive modeling of consumers’ behaviors,” in World environmental & water resources congress (asce ewri 2015), Austin (Texas), 2015.

J. Zatarain-Salazar, P. M. Reed, J. D. Herman, M. Giuliani, and A. Castelletti, “Diagnostic Assessment of the Difficulty using Direct Policy Search in Many-Objective Water Reservoir Control,” in World environmental & water resources congress (asce ewri 2015), Austin (Texas), 2015. 

Di Cosmo R., Mascheroni C., Canziani R. (2015) Simulazione del processo biologico di un impianto di depurazione: confronto tra fanghi attivi convenzionali  e reattori a membrana, Ingegneria dell'Ambiente, vol. 2, n. 3, 15-25,dx.doi.org/10.14672/ida.v2i3.287 

Gardoni D., Ficara E., Vergine P., Canziani R. (2015) A full-scale plug-flow reactor for biological sludge ozonation, Water Science and Technology, 74(4), 560-565. doi: 10.2166/wst.2014.432 

Scaglione D., Ficara E., Corbellini V., Tornotti G., Teli A., Canziani R., Malpei F. (2015) Autotrophic nitrogen removal by a two-step SBR process applied to mixed agro-digestate, Bioresource Technology, 176, pp. 98-105  doi: 10.1016/j.biortech.2014.11.019

A. Alsahaf, M. Giuliani, S. Galelli, and A. Castelletti, “Model reduction of process-based hydro-ecological models: a comparison between projection- and selection-based methods,” in Egu general assembly, Vienna (Austria), 2015

A. Castelletti, M. Giuliani, J. Zatarain-Salazar, J. D. Hermann, F. Pianosi, and P. M. Reed, “Challenges and Benefits of Direct Policy Search in Advancing Multiobjective Reservoir Management,” in Egu general assembly (invited), Vienna (Austria), 2015. 

2014

Gardoni D., Ficara E., Vergine P., Canziani R. (2014)​, A  full-scale plug-flow reactor for biological sludge ozonation, Water Science and Technology, in press

Král P., Canziani R., Ficara E. (2014) Modelling NOB activity under different dissolved oxygen, ammonia and nitrite concentrations.  Proceedings of the 2nd IWA Specialized International Conference “ecoSTP2014 - EcoTechnologies for Wastewater Treatment, Technical, Environmental & Economic Challenges, Verona, Italy, 23-27 June, pp. 594-597

Di Cosmo R., Pulcini D., Canziani R., Luccarini L. (2014) Energy efficient WWTPs: simulation and validation of a decision support system through modelling. Proceedings of the 2nd IWA Specialized International Conference “ecoSTP2014 - EcoTechnologies for Wastewater Treatment, Technical, Environmental & Economic Challenges, Verona, Italy, 23-27 June, pp. 455-459

Scaglione D., Ficara E., Corbellini V., Teli A., Canziani R.  and  Malpei F. (2014) Treatability of  digested  piggery/poultry manure  by anammox bacteria. Proceedings of the 2nd IWA Specialized International Conference “ecoSTP2014 - EcoTechnologies for Wastewater Treatment, Technical, Environmental & Economic Challenges, Verona, Italy, 23-27 June, pp. 60-64

Vergine P., Zabranska J., Canziani R. (2014) Low temperature microwave and conventional heating pre-treatments to improve sludge anaerobic biodegradability, Water Science and Technology, 69 (3), 518–524, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.2166/wst.2013.735

Scaglione, D., Ficara, E., Corbellini, V., Tornotti, G., Teli, A., Canziani, R., & Malpei, F. (2014). Autotrophic nitrogen removal by a two-step SBR process applied to mixed agro-digestate. Bioresource Technologyhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960852414016216

A. Castelletti, H. Yajima, M. Giuliani, R. Soncini-Sessa, and E. Weber, “Planning the Optimal Operation of a Multi–Outlet Water Reservoir with Water Quality and Quantity Targets,” Journal of water resources planning and management, vol. 140, pp. 496-510, 2014. 

Brovelli M. A., Minghini M. and Zamboni G.  “Three dimensional Volunteered Geographic Information: a prototype of a social virtual globe”. International Journal of 3-D Information Modeling 3 (2), pp. 19-34, DOI: 10.4018/ij3dim.2014040102.

M. Giuliani, S. Galelli, and R. Soncini-Sessa, “A dimensionality reduction approach for Many-Objective Markov Decision Processes: application to a water reservoir operation problem,” Environmental modeling & software, vol. 57, pp. 101-114, 2014. 

Brovelli M. A., Dotti L., Minghini, M. Pancaldi M. and Zamboni G. “Volunteered Geographic Information for water management: a prototype architecture”. Proceedings of the 11thInternational Conference on Hydroinformatics, New York (USA) 17-21 August 2014.

M. Giuliani, J. D. Herman, A. Castelletti, and P. M. Reed, “Many-objective reservoir policy identification and refinement to reduce policy inertia and myopia in water management,” Water resources research, vol. 50, pp. 3355-3377, 2014. 

Arnaboldi M., Brovelli M. A. and Minghini M. “FOSS4G in education: a multi-disciplinary case study for the promotion of slow tourism”. Proceedings of FOSS4G-Europe 2014, Bremen (Germany), July 15-17, 2014.

M. Giuliani, A. Castelletti, F. Amigoni, and X. Cai, “Multiagent Systems and Distributed Constraint Reasoning for Regulatory Mechanism Design in Water Management,” Journal of water resources planning and management, 2014. 

Arnaboldi M., Brovelli M. A. and Minghini M. (2014) “Open source software for tourism promotion: Lake Poli School (LaPS) education project”. Proceedings of the 3rd Open Source Geospatial Research & Education Symposium (OGRS), Espoo (Finland), June 10-13, 2014, pp. 27-33, ISBN 978-952-60-5707-1.

H. R. Maier, Z. Kapelan, J. Kasprzyk, J. Kollat, L. S. Matott, M. C. Cunha, G. C. Dandy, M. S. Gibbs, E. Keedwell, A. Marchi, A. Ostfeld, D. Savic, D. P. Solomatine, J. A. Vrugt, A. C. Zecchin, B. S. Minsker, E. J. Barbour, G. Kuczera, F. Pasha, A. Castelletti, M. Giuliani, and P. M. Reed, “Evolutionary algorithms and other metaheuristics in water resources: Current status, research challenges and future directions ,” Environmental modelling & software, vol. 62, pp. 271-299, 2014. 

Brovelli M. A., Minghini M. and Zamboni G. (2014) “Web-based Participatory GIS with data collection on the field – A prototype architecture”. FOSS4G 2013 Academic Proceedings, Nottingham (UK), September 17-21, 2013, OSGeo Journal 13, pp. 29-33, ISSN 1994-1897.

Brovelli M. A., Minghini M. and Zamboni G. (2014) “Public Participation GIS: a FOSS architecture enabling field-data collection”. International Journal of Digital Earth (ahead of print), pp. 1-19, DOI: 10.1080/17538947.2014.887150.

Garrone P., Marzano R., 2014, “Why do local governments resist contracting out?”, forthcoming in Urban Affairs Review

Brovelli M. A., Minghini M. and Zamboni G. (2014) “Web-based Participatory GIS with data collection on the field: a prototype architecture in two and three dimensions”. Rendiconti Online della Società Geologica Italiana, Volume 30 (2014), pp. 12-15, DOI: 10.3301/ROL.2014.03.

 

Groppi, A., & Fumagalli, E. (2014). Network expansion by a proactive transmission system operator: A case study. Energy Policy69, 610-623.

Scaglione D., Ficara E., Corbellini V., Tornotti G., Teli A., Canziani R., Malpei F. (2014) Autotrophic nitrogen removal by a two-step SBR process applied to mixed agro-digestate, Bioresource Technology​, accepted for publication

2013

Brovelli M. A., Minghini M. and Zamboni G. (2013) Web-based Participatory GIS with data collection on the field: a prototype architecture in two and three dimensions. Rendiconti Online della Società Geologica Italiana (in press).

Minghini M., Brovelli M. A. and Zamboni G. (2013) WebGIS partecipativi e raccolta dati sul campo: un prototipo di architettura in due e tre dimensioni. Geologi e Territorio (in press).

Brovelli M. A., Minghini M. and Zamboni G. (2013) Web-based Participatory GIS with data collection on the field: a prototype architecture. OSGeo Journal (in press).

Pianosi, F., A. Castelletti and  M. Restelli (2013).  Tree-based fitted Q-iteration for multi-objective Markov decision processes in water resource management. Journal of Hydroinformatics, doi:10.2166/hydro.2012.169.

Brovelli M. A., Minghini M. and Zamboni G. (2013) Participatory GIS: Experimentations for a 3D Social Virtual Globe. International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Volume XL-2/W2, pp. 13-18.

Galelli, S. and A. Castelletti (2013). Assessing the predictive capability of randomized tree-based ensembles in streamflow modelling, Hydrology and Earth Systems Science Discussions., 10, 1-39.

Azzellino, A., M. Antonelli, S. Canobbio, S. Çevirgen, V. Mezzanotte, A. Piana and R. Salvetti (2013). Searching for a compromise between ecological quality targets, social and ecosystem costs for heavily modified water bodies (HMWBs): the Lambro-Seveso-Olona system case study, Water Science & Technology | in press | 2013.

Brovelli M. A., Hogan P., Minghini M. and Zamboni G. (2013) The power of Virtual Globes for valorising cultural heritage and enabling sustainable tourism: NASA World Wind Applications. International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Volume XL-4/W2, pp. 115-120.

Castelletti, A.,  H. Yajima, M. Giuliani, R. Soncini Sessa and E. Weber (2013).  Planning the optimal operation of a multi-outlet reservoir with water quality and quantity targets. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0000348.

Canobbio, S., A. Azzellino, R. Cabrini and V. Mezzanotte (2013). A multivariate approach to assess habitat integrity in urban streams using benthic macroinvertebrate metrics, Water Science & Technology | in press | 2013.

Scaglione, D., Tornotti G., Teli, A., Lorenzoni L., Ficara E., Canziani R., Malpei, F. (2013) Nitrification denitrification via nitrite in a pilot-scale SBR treating the liquid fraction of co-digested piggery/poultry manure and agro-wastes, Chem. Eng. Journal, 228, 935-943,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2013.05.075.

Azzellino, A., M. Carpani, S. Çevirgen, C. Giupponi, P. Parati, F. Ragusa and R. Salvetti (2013). Managing the nutrient loads of the Venice Lagoon Watershed: are the loads external to the watershed relevant under the WFD River Basin District framework?, Journal of Coastal Research, 65, 25-30, ISSN 0749-0208.

Fiorese, G. and G. Guariso (2013). Modeling the role of forests in a regional carbon mitigation plan, Renewable Energy, 52,175-182, DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2012.09.060.

Azzellino, A., J. P. Kofoed, C. Lanfredi, L. Margheritini and M.L. Pedersen (2013). A Marine Spatial Planning framework for the optimal siting of Marine Renewable Energy Installations: two Danish case studies, Journal of Coastal Research, 65, 1623-1628, ISSN 0749-0208.

Bennett, N.D., B.W.F. Croke, G. Guariso, J.H.A. Guillaume, S.H. Hamilton, A.J. Jakeman, S. Marsili-Libelli, L.T.H. Newham, J.P. Norton, C. Perrin, S.A. Pierce, B. Robson, R. Seppelt, A.A. Voinov, B.D. Fath and V. Andreassian (2013). Characterising performance of environmental models, Environmental Modelling and Software, 40, 1-20, DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2012.09.01.

Giuliani, M. and A. Castelletti (2013). Assessing the value of cooperation and information exchange in large water resources systems by agent-based optimization, Water Resources Research, doi:10.1002/wrcr.20287.

Castelletti, A., F. Pianosi and M. Restelli (2013). A multiobjective reinforcement learning approach to water resources systems operation: Pareto frontier approximation in a single run, Water Resources Research, doi: 10.1002/wrcr.20295.

Fornarelli, R., S. Galelli, A. Castelletti, J.P. Antenucci and C. Marti (2013). An inductive modeling approach to predict phytoplankton dynamics in a reservoir affected by inter-basin water transfers, Water Resources Research, doi: 10.1002/wrcr.20268.

Giuliani, M., A. Castelletti, S. Galelli, R. Soncini-Sessa and E. Weber (2013). Many-objective operation of selective withdrawal reservoirs including water quality targets, In proceedings of the World Environmental & Water Resources Congress (EWRI2013), Cincinnati, Ohio.

Pianosi, F., A. Castelletti, L. Mancusi and E. Garofalo (2013). Improving flow forecasting by error correction modelling in altered catchment conditions, Hydrological Processes, doi:10.1002/hyp.9788.

Azzellino, A., S. Balbi, D. Bellingeri, S. Canobbio, S. Çevirgen, C. Giupponi, V. Mezzanotte and A. Piana (2013). Cost-Effectiveness Analysis for a Heavily Modified Water Body (HMWB): the Lambro-Seveso-Olona system case study, In proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Water Economics, Statistics and Finance, 24-26 April, Marbella, Spain

S. Galelli and A. Castelletti, “Tree-based iterative input variable selection for hydrological modeling,” Water resources research, vol. 49, pp. 4295-4310, 2013. 

Cappiello, G., P. Garrone and P. Nardi (2013). Cooperation in the initial stages of infrastructure projects: a conceptual model and a survey of Italian utility managers, Economics and Policy of Energy and the Environment, forthcoming

Garrone P., L. Grilli and X. Rousseau (2013). Management Discretion and Political Interference in Municipal Enterprises. Evidence from Italian Utilities, Local Government Studies, doi:10.1080/03003930.2012.726198

2012

Biagi, L., M. A. Brovelli and G. Zamboni (2012). A new multi-resolution algorithm to store and transmit compressed DTM, in International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS), 25 Aug-1 Sep, Melbourne, Australia, ISSN: 1682-1750.

Luccarini, L., D. Pulcini, R. Canziani, D. Giunchi, P. Mello and D. Sottara (2012). Signal monitoring toward an intelligent and automatic control of wastewater treatment plant. In proceedings of the International Symposium of Sanitary and Environmental Engineering (SIDISA 2012), 26-29 June, Milan, IT.

Alberti, L., A. Angelotti, M. Antelmi, I. La Licata and C. Legrenzi (2012). Low temperature geothermal energy: heat exchange simulation in aquifers through Modflow/MT3DMS codes, Aqua Mundi, 3(1), 39-51, ISSN: 2038-3584.

Canziani, R., E. Ficara, D. Scaglione, A. Teli, G. Tornotti and F. Malpei (2012). Autotrophic nitrogen removal from digested agro-wastes, In proceedings of the International Symposium of Sanitary and Environmental Engineering (SIDISA 2012), 26-29 June, Milan, IT.

Alberti, L., A. Angelotti, M. Antelmi and I. La Licata (2012). Borehole geothermal exchanger simulation in aquifers: Modflow code performances compared to linear source analytical solution, in IV AIGA national congress, 6-7 feb, Perugia, IT, ISSN: 2038-0801.

Falletti, L., P. Foladori, R. Canziani and G. Andreottola (2012). Il processo depurativo a letto mobile (MBBR), Tecniche nuove Editrice, Milano, ISBN 978-88-481-2783-7.

Carnevale, C., G. Finzi, G. Guariso, E. Pisoni and M. Volta (2012). Surrogate models to compute optimal air quality planning policies at a regional scale, Environmental modelling & software, 34, 44-50, ISSN: 1364-8152.

Carnevale, C., G. Finzi, E. Pisoni, M. Volta, G. Guariso, R. Gianfreda, G. Maffeis, P. Thunis, L. White and G. Triacchini (2012). An integrated assessment tool to define effective air quality policies at regional scale, Environmental Modelling and Software, 38, 306-315, DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2012.07.004.

Fiorese, G. and G. Guariso (2012). Energy from agricultural and animal farming residues: Potential at a local scale, Energies, 5 (9), 3198-3217, DOI: 10.3390/en5093198.

Brovelli M. A. and Minghini M. (2012) Georeferencing old maps: a polynomial-based approach for Como historical cadastres. e-Perimetron 7 (3), pp. 99-110.

Anghileri, D., A. Castelletti,  F. Pianosi, R. Soncini Sessa and E. Weber (2012).  Optimizing watershed management by coordinated operation of storing facilities. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0000313.

Brovelli M. A., Minghini M. and Zamboni G. (2012) Valorisation of Como historical cadastral maps through modern web geoservices. ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Volume I-4, XXII ISPRS Congress, Melbourne 25 August - 1 September 2012, pp. 287-292.

Castelletti, A., S. Galelli, M. Ratto, R. Soncini Sessa and P.C. Young (2012).  A general framework for Dynamic Emulation  Modelling (DEMo) in environmental problems. Environmental Modelling and Software, 34, 5-18.

Fraternali, P., A. Castelletti, R. Soncini-Sessa, C. Vaca Ruiz, and A.E. Rizzoli (2012), Putting Humans in the Loop: Social Computing for Water Resources Management, Environmental Modelling and Software, 37, 68-77.

Azzellino, A., S. Panigada, C. Lanfredi, M. Zanardelli, S. Airoldi and G. Notarbartolo di Sciara (2012). Predictive Habitat Models For Managing Marine Areas: Spatial And Temporal Distribution of Marine Mammals Within The Pelagos Sanctuary (Northwestern Mediterranean Sea), Ocean and Coastal Management, (67):63-74.

Li, S., S. Dragicevic, B. Veenendaal and M.A. Brovelli (2012). Analytical geospatial web services, Geomatica, 66 (1), 9-12, DOI: 10.5623/cig2012-004.

Ratto, M., A. Castelletti and A. Pagano (2012). Emulation techniques for the reduction and sensitivity analysis of complex environmental models,  Environmental Modelling and Software, 34, 1-4.

Castelletti, A., F. Pianosi, L. Alberti and G. Oberto (2012). Planning infrastructural measures for controlling saltwater intrusion in a coastal aquifer by Global Interactive Response Surfaces: the Nauru island case study, International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (iEMSs), Leipzig, Germany.

Brovelli, M.A., M. Minghini, G. Giori and M. Beretta (2012). Web Geoservices and Ancient Cadastral Maps: The Web C.A.R.T.E. Project, Transactions in GIS, 16 (2), 125-142, DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9671.2012.01311.x.

Castelletti, A., F. Pianosi, X. Quach and R. Soncini Sessa (2012). Assessing water resources management and development in Northern Vietnam. Hydrology and Earth System Science, 16, 189-199.

Brovelli, M.A., H. Mitasova, M. Neteler and V. Raghavan (2012). Free and open source desktop and Web GIS solutions, Applied Geomatics, 4 (2), 65-66, DOI: 10.1007/s12518-012-0082-4.

Castelletti, A., S. Galelli, M. Restelli and R. Soncini Sessa (2012). Data-driven dynamic emulation modelling for the optimal management of environmental systems. Environmental Modelling and Software, 34, 30-43.

Valentini, L., M.A. Brovelli and G. Zamboni (2012). Multi-frame and multi-dimensional historical digital cities: The como example, International Journal of Digital Earth, in press, DOI: 10.1080/17538947.2012.73966.

Giuliani, M., A. Castelletti and R. Soncini-Sessa (2012). Multi-Agent Water Resources Management: centralized vs decentralized approach. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Hydroinformatics (HIC2012), Hamburg (Germany).

Brovelli, M. A., X. Q. Truong and G. Fenoy (2012). Managing Satellite Precipitation Data (PERSIANN) Through Web GeoServices: A Case Study in North Vietnam, in Intelligent Systems for Crisis Management (by Zlatanova, S., R. Peters, A. Dilo and H. Scholten), 159-170, ISBN: 978-3-642-33217-3.

Giuliani, M., A. Castelletti, F. Amigoni and X. Cai (2012). Multi-Agent Systems optimization for distributed watershed management. In Proceedings of the International Congress on Environmental Modeling and Software (iEMSs 2012), Leipzig (Germany).

Brovelli, M.A. and G. Zamboni (2012). Virtual globes for 4D environmental analysis, Applied Geomatics, 163- 172, 4, ISSN:1866-9298.

Gardoni, D., A. Vailati and R. Canziani (2012). Decay of ozone in water: a review, Ozone Science and Engineering, (34): 4, 234-242, doi: 10.1080/01919512.2012.686354

Brovelli, M.A. and S. Lucca (2012). Comparison of GRASS-LiDAR modules TerraScan with respect to vegetation filtering, Applied geomatics, 4(2), 123-134, ISSN: 1866-9298.

Garrone P. and A. Groppi (2012). Siting locally-unwanted facilities: what can be learnt from the location of Italian power plants?, Energy Policy, 45, 176–186

Scaglione, D., G. Tornotti, E. Ficara, R. Canziani and F. Malpei (2012). Nitrification-denitrification via nitrite in a pilot-scale SBR treating the liquid fraction of co-digested piggery/poultry manure and agro-wastes. In proceedings of the International Symposium of Sanitary and Environmental Engineering (SIDISA 2012), 26-29 June, Milan, IT.