ZANELLA AUGUSTO

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Structure Department of Land, Environment, Agriculture and Forestry
Telephone 0498272755
Qualification Professore associato confermato
Scientific sector AGR/05 - FORESTRY AND SILVICULTURE
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Personal site with more information, even for Erasmus students: http://intra.tesaf.unipd.it/people/zanella/humusica.html

DAILY CONTACT: augusto.zanella@unipd.it
cell.: 0033783615957; Facebook, Twitter, Whatsapp

Permanent collaboration with the following Institutions of the University of Paris:

- Université de Paris XI: Unité Mixte de Recherche d'Ecologie, Systématique et Evolution, UMR CNRS 8079, Département Ecophysiologie Vegetale, bâtiment 362, F-91405 Orsay Cedex, collaborazione con il prof. Stéphane Bazot, tél.: (33) 1 69 15 71 36 ; http://www.ese.u-psud.fr/;

- Université de Paris VI, Unité Mixte de Recherche de Biogéochimie et Ecologie des Milieux Continentaux, UMR 7618 Bioemco, 46, rue d'Ulm, F-75230 Paris CEDEX 5, collaborazione con il prof. Jean-Christophe Lata, tél.:(33) 1 44 32 39 97; http://www.biologie.ens.fr/bioemco/;

- Université de Paris XIII, Unité de Formation et de Recherche de Santé, Médecine et Biologie Humaine, UFR SMBH Léonard-de-Vinci, 74, rue Marcel-Cachin, F-93017 Bobigny cedex ; Laboratoire de Biologie, collaborazione con il prof. Olivier Oudar, tél.: (33) 1 48 38 77 21; http://www.iut-bobigny.univ-paris13.fr/

Office hours
Ufficio, prima stecca, scala centrale, terzo piano, in cima alle scale porta a destra, poi porta a destra, poi nel corridoio a destra fino alla porta 3077 Tutti i giorni feriali, previo appuntamento con il prof. Zanella via e-mail: augusto.zanella@unipd.it o cell.: 0033783615957
(updated on 18/02/2018 17:23)

Proposals for thesis
Contact prof. Zanella at: augusto.zanella@unipd.it or cell.: 0033783615957

For the final report in France, please read in http://intra.tesaf.unipd.it/people/zanella/erasmus.html

Topics:

Humus forms in terrestrial (forest, crop fields) and hydromorphic (sea, lake and river sides) habitats

Trees in urban green areas and parks

Curriculum Vitae
Augusto ZANELLA
Professore associato of the University of Padua - Department Territorio e Sistemi Agro-Forestali (TESAF) - Land, Environment Agriculture and Forestry - Viale dell'Università 16 - 35020 Legnaro (Italy)
augusto.zanella@unipd.it ; +39 049 827 2755; +39 3311 72 77 26; fax: +39 049 827 2686.
European family, French wife, 3 sons et 3 daughters.
EDUCATION
Master's degree in "Scienze forestali", University of Padua (Italy)
Master's degree in "Langue et Civilisation françaises", Sorbonne University, Paris (France)
Master's degree in "Ecologie Generale", University of Paris-Sud (France)
PhD in "Ecologie Générale", University of Paris-Sud (France)

TEACHING ACTIVITY
In Italy, by the department TESAF of the University of Padua (120 hours/year; about 150 students/year). Fields: Plant biodiversity, Forest Botany.
In France, as Erasmus teaching staff, by the Universities of Paris VI, Paris XI and Paris XIII (altogether, 120 hours/year; about 170 students/year). Fields: Soil ecology, Pedology and Ecology.

RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS, TOPICS AND KEYWORDS
Scopus publications: 38 publications; H index 9; citations 290);
Research topics: relationships between soil and vegetation, forest management and soil and humus ecology and classification, soil biodiversity; humus forms classification; forest typology; environmental pollution, urban soil functioning.
Keywords: humus form, forest typology, soil classification, urban soil fauna, soil biodiversity, environmental pollution.

OTHER ACTIVITIES AND PUBLIC CHARGES
Vice-Chair of the Commission Classification of the International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS);
Co-organizer of the Humus Cell of the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO, Wien, Austria);
Responsible of scientific exchanges between the Department TESAF (Territorio e Sistemi Agro-Forestali) and Unit of Research 918 in Paris (IEES, Institut d'Ecologie et des Sciences de l'Environnement, Université UPMC);
Member of the Council of Ecology of the PhD School of Territory, Environment, Resources and Health (University of Padua, Italy);
Member of the Scientific and Technical Council of the National Centre for the Forest Biodiversity Conservancy (Potenza, Italy);
Member of the French Committee of Humus for the periodical review of the "Référentiel Pédologique Français";
Organizer of the Humus group, from 2003: more than 30 members of 12 countries (Humusica: http://intra.tesaf.unipd.it/people/zanella/home.html)

Lecturer's Curriculum (PDF): 4F0B2301492C572697673D57A6C996CA.pdf

Research areas
Humus
Humus forms classification (World Reference Base) con il Gruppo Humus Europeo.
http://intra.tesaf.unipd.it/people/zanella/hgroup.html
http://intra.tesaf.unipd.it/people/zanella/hmanual.html

Soil
Soil functioning in forest (biodiversity, litter biodegradation...) and in town (Carbon and Nitrogen cycles...).
http://intra.tesaf.unipd.it/people/zanella/publications.html

Reference sites:
http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=mJbKCS0AAAAJ&hl=svhttps://www.linkedin.com/pub/augusto-zanella/42/332/104
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Augusto_Zanella
http://www.iufro.org/who-is-who/officeholder/Zanella/
https://unipd.academia.edu/AugustoZanella

Publications
Personal site with more information:http://intra.tesaf.unipd.it/people/zanella/humusica.html

PUBLICATIONS (all PDF): http://intra.tesaf.unipd.it/people/zanella/publications.html

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
AG0061 001LE AGL1000369 DENDROLOGY
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2016/17
Current A.Y. 2017/18
8 2nd Year Second
semester
ITA AUGUSTO ZANELLA
AG0059 COMMON AVP4068070 FOREST PLANT TAXONOMY
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2016/17
Current A.Y. 2017/18
    ITA MICHELE SCOTTON
»   AVP4068072 FOREST BOTANY
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2016/17
Current A.Y. 2017/18
6 2nd Year Second
semester
ITA AUGUSTO ZANELLA
»   AVP4068071 SYSTEMATIC BOTANY
Details for students enrolled in A.Y. 2016/17
Current A.Y. 2017/18
6 2nd Year Second
semester
ITA MICHELE SCOTTON