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Structure Department of Agronomy, Food, Natural Resources, Animals and the Environment
Telephone 0498272856
Qualification Assegnista di ricerca
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Curriculum Vitae
Born in Cittadella (Padua) on 5th October 1990.

- 2009-2012: Bachelor's Degree in Agricultural Science and Technology (University of Padua);
- 2012-2014: Master's Degree in Agricultural Science and Technology (University of Padua);
- 2014-2017: PhD in Crop Science (University of Padua).

Research activities:
- 2017 (Jan-Jul): visiting PhD Student at the Department of Field Crops, Forage and Grassland - Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zagreb;
- 2017-now: postdoc researcher at the Department of Agronomy, Food, Natural resources, Animals and Environment, University of Padua.

Teaching activities:
- academic years 2016/2017 and 2017/2018: assistant professor in pratical activities of the 'Crop Production base' course unit (Bachelor's Degree course in Agricultural Science and Technology, University of Padua);
- academic year 2018/2019 and 2019/2020: lecturer of the unit 'Principles of botany and plant production' of the 'Animal feeding and nutrition' course (Degree course in Veterinary Medicine, University of Padua).

Research areas
Research topics currently concern:
- the growth and development of root system of field crops;
- the application of beneficial microorganisms in ceral crops;
- the seed-coating with fungicides and biostimulants;
- the foliar nitrogen fertilization in common wheat;
- the application of phytohormones in common wheat;
- the influence of abiotic stress in corn.

Last articles (complete list at https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Cristian_Dal_Cortivo):
1. Romdhane L., Awad Y.M., Radhouane L., Dal Cortivo C., Barion G., Panozzo A., Vamerali T., 2019. Wood biochar produces different rates of root growth and transpiration in two maize hybrids (Zea mays L.) under drought stress. Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science 65(6): 846-866.
2. Panozzo A., Dal Cortivo C., Ferrari M., Vicelli B., Varotto S., Vamerali T., 2019. Morphological changes and expressions of AOX1A, CYP81D8, and Putative PFP genes in a large set of commercial maize hybrids under extreme waterlogging. Frontiers in Plant Science 10: 62.
3. Visioli G., Vamerali T., Dal Cortivo C., Trevisan S., Simonato B., Pasini G., 2018. Pasta-making properties of the new durum wheat variety Biensur suitable for the northern Mediterranean environment. Italian Journal of Food Science 30(4): 673-683.
4. Dal Cortivo C., Barion G., Ferrari M., Visioli G., Dramis L., Panozzo A., Vamerali T., 2018. Effects of field inoculation with VAM and bacteria consortia on root growth and nutrients uptake in common wheat. Sustainability 10(9): 3286.
5. Balzan S., Carraro N., Salleres B., Dal Cortivo C., Tuinstra M.R., Johal G., Varotto S., 2018. Genetic and phenotypic characterization of a novel brachytic2 allele of maize. Plant Growth Regulation 86(1): 81-92.
6. Visioli G., Sanangelantoni A.M., Vamerali T., Dal Cortivo C., Blandino M., 2018. 16S rDNA profiling to reveal the influence of seed-applied biostimulants on the rhizosphere of young maize plants. Molecules 23(6): 1461.
7. Visioli G., Bonas U., Dal Cortivo C., Pasini G., Marmiroli N., Mosca G., Vamerali T., 2018. Variations in yield and gluten proteins in durum wheat varieties under late-season foliar vs. soil application of nitrogen fertilizer in a northern Mediterranean environment. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture 98(6): 2360-2369.
8. Lante A., Barion G., Zannoni S., Pastore M.R., Tinello F., Dal Cortivo C., Vamerali T., Mosca G., 2018. An ecofriendly procedure to extract isoflavones from soybean seeds. Journal of Cleaner Production 170: 1102-1110.
9. Dal Cortivo C., Conselvan G.B., Carletti P., Barion G., Sella L., Vamerali T., 2017. Biostimulant effects of seed-applied sedaxane fungicide: morphological and physiological changes in maize seedlings. Frontiers in Plant Science 8: 2072.
10. Dal Cortivo C., Barion G., Visioli G., Mattarozzi M., Mosca G., Vamerali T., 2017. Increased root growth and nitrogen accumulation in common wheat following PGPR inoculation: assessment of plant-microbe interactions by ESEM. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 247: 396-408.
11. Ferretti L., Corsi B., Luongo L., Dal Cortivo C., Belisario A., 2017. A survey of Cherry Leaf Roll Virus in intensively managed grafted English (Persian) walnut trees in Italy. Journal of Plant Pathology 99(2): 423-427.
12. Mosca E., Montecchio L., Barion G., Dal Cortivo C., Vamerali T., 2017. Combined effects of thinning and decline on fine root dynamics in a Quercus robur L. forest adjoining the Italian Pre-Alps. Annals of Botany 119(7): 1235-1246.
13. Romdhane L., Dal Cortivo C., Vamerali T., Radhouane L., 2016. Effects of drought and salinity on maize phenology, morphology and productivity in a semi-arid environment. Italian Journal of Agrometeorology 3: 43-54.

List of taught course units in A.Y. 2019/20
Degree course code (?) Degree course track Course unit code Course unit name Credits Year Period Lang. Teacher in charge
MV0991 COMMON AVP7079884 10 2nd Year (2019/20) Second