D'ALPAOS ANDREA

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Wednesday from 10:00 to 13:00 Dipartimento di Geoscienze, Terzo piano, Stanza 51 Si riceve previo appuntamento
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Curriculum Vitae
PERSONAL DATA and EDUCATION
- Born in Feltre (BL), Italy, on May 24th 1976;
- BS+MS, Civil Engineering (Hydraulics), 110/110 Summa cum Laude and mention of merit for curriculum studii, University of Padova (Italy), with a thesis entitled "On the hydrodynamics and morphodynamics of tidal environments" (advisors: Rinaldo, Defina, Lanzoni, Marani), April 2001.
- PhD, Hydrodynamics and Environmental Modelling, University of Padova (Italy), with a thesis entitled "Morphodynamics of tidal environments" (advisors: Rinaldo, Lanzoni, Marani), 2005.
- Research Fellow, School of Computational Science and Department of Geological Sciences, Florida State University, Tallahassee FL, working with Prof. Sergio Fagherazzi, 2003-2004.
- Postdoctoral Research Associate, University of Padova, 2005-2007.
- Assistant Professor, Department of Geosciences, University of Padova, 2008-2014.
- Associate Professor, Department of G

FELLOWSHIPS and AWARDS
- Prof. Aldo Gini Fellowship (2003-2004) for studies and research abroad, awarded by the Gini Foundation, Padova, Italy.
- Outstanding Student Paper Award, Fall meeting, American Geophysical Union, S. Francisco, CA (USA), 2004.


SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITY
- Author and co-author of 39 papers published, or in press, on peer-reviewed international journals; 3 peer-reviewed book chapters; more than 50 papers published on the proceedings of Italian and International Conferences;
- Reviewer for Nature Geoscience; Geophysical Research Letters; Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA; Journal of Geophysical Research; Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science; Continental Shelf Research; Geomorphology; Earth Surface Processes and Landforms; Marine Ecology Progress Series; Advances in Water Resources; Water Resources Research; Coastal Engineering;
- Scientific Coordinator of the research project entitled “Analysis of the stability of fluvial levees through mathematical modelling and non-invasive geophysical investigations”, University of Padova, 2008-2011;
- Scientific Coordinator of the research project entitled “Reading signatures of the past to predict the future: 1000 years of stratigraphic record as a key for the future of the Venice Lagoon, "PASTtoFUTURE", Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio Padova e Rovigo, 2012-2015;
- Involved in several national and international research projects.

Publications
JOURNAL PAPERS
39. M. Roner, A. D'Alpaos, M. Ghinassi, M. Marani, S. Silvestri, E. Franceschinis, N. Realdon (2015), Spatial variation of salt-marsh organic and inorganic deposition and organic carbon accumulation: Inferences from the Venice lagoon, Italy, Advances in Water Resources, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2015.11.011.
38. D’Alpaos A. and M. Marani (2015), Reading the signatures of biologic–geomorphic feedbacks in salt-marsh landscapes, Advances in Water Resources, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2015.09.004.
37. Belliard, J.-P., M. Toffolon, L. Carniello, and A. D’Alpaos (2015), An ecogeomorphic model of tidal channel initiation and elaboration in progressive marsh accretional contexts, Journal of Geophysical Research- Earth Surface, 120(6), 1040–1064, doi:10.1002/2015JF003445.
36. Lanzoni, S., and A. D’Alpaos (2015), On funneling of tidal channels, Journal of Geophysical Research- Earth Surface, 120(3), 433-452, doi: 10.1002/2014JF003203.
35. Boaga, J., A. D’Alpaos, G. Cassiani, M. Marani, and M. Putti (2014), Plant-soil interactions in salt-marsh environments: experimental evidence from electrical resistivity tomography (ERT) in the Venice lagoon, Geophysical Research letters, 41(17), 6160-6166, doi:10.1002/2014GL060983.
34. Van Oyen, T., L. Carniello, A. D’Alpaos, S. Temmerman, P. Troch, and S. Lanzoni (2014), An approximate solution to the flow field on vegetated intertidal platforms: applicability and limitations, Journal of Geophysical Research- Earth Surface, 119(8), 1682-1703, doi:10.1002/2013JF003064.
33. Venier, C., A. D'Alpaos, and M. Marani (2014), Evaluation of sediment properties using wind and turbidity observations in the shallow tidal areas of the Venice lagoon, Journal of Geophysical Research- Earth Surface, 119(7), 1604-1616, doi: 10.1002/2013JF003019.
32. Zhou, Z., Olabarrieta M., L. Stefanon, A. D'Alpaos, L. Carniello and G. Coco (2014), A comparative study of physical and numerical modeling of tidal network ontogeny, Journal of Geophysical Research- Earth Surface, 119(4), 892-912, doi:10.1002/2014JF003092.
31. Carniello, L., S. Silvestri, M. Marani, A. D'Alpaos, V. Volpe, and A. Defina (2014), Sediment dynamics in shallow tidal basins: In situ observations, satellite retrievals, and numerical modeling in the Venice Lagoon, Journal of Geophysical Research- Earth Surface, 119(4), 802-815, doi:10.1002/2013JF003015.
30. Zhou, Z., L. Stefanon, Olabarrieta M., A. D'Alpaos, L. Carniello and G. Coco (2014), Analysis of the drainage density of experimental and modelled tidal networks, Earth Surface Dynamics, 2, 105–116, doi:10.5194/esurf-2-105-2014.
29. Da Lio, C., A. D'Alpaos, and M. Marani (2013), The Secret Gardener: Vegetation and the Emergence of Bio-geomorphic Patterns in Tidal Environments, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 371(2004), 20120367, doi:10.1098/rsta.2012.0367.
28. Viero, D. P., A. D'Alpaos, L. Carniello, and A. Defina (2013), Mathematical modeling of flooding due to river bank failure, Advances in Water Resources, 59, 82-94, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2013.05.011.
27. D'Alpaos, A. , L. Carniello, and A. Rinaldo (2013), Statistical mechanics of wind wave-induced erosion in shallow tidal basins: inferences from the Venice Lagoon, Geophysical Research letters, 40 (13), 3402–3407, doi:10.1002/grl.50666.
26. Marani, M., C. Da Lio, and A. D'Alpaos (2013), Vegetation engineers marsh morphology th

List of taught course units in A.Y. 2017/18
Degree course code (?) Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
SC1162 COMMON SCP3052853 APPLIED GEOLOGY WITH ELEMENTS OF LEGISLATION
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2015/16
Current A.Y. 2017/18
10 3rd Year Second
semester
ITA MARIO FLORIS
IF0320 COMMON SC04103556 APPLIED GEOLOGY
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2015/16
Current A.Y. 2017/18
8 3rd Year Second
semester
ITA MARIO FLORIS
SC1180 COMMON SCO2045660 BASICS ON RIVER CATCHMENT MANAGEMENT
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2016/17
Current A.Y. 2017/18
6 2nd Year First
semester
ITA ANDREA D'ALPAOS
SC1180 COMMON SCP3051173 MORPHODYNAMICS OF LAGOONS, DELTAS AND ESTUARIES UNDER CLIMATE CHANGE
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2016/17
Current A.Y. 2017/18
6 2nd Year First
semester
ENG ANDREA D'ALPAOS