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Cristiana Bragalli

Assistant professor

Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental, and Materials Engineering

Academic discipline: ICAR/02 Hydraulic Structures, Maritime Engineering and Hydrology

Research

Keywords: water shortage optimization algorithm smart water meter water distribution network energy efficiency water losses pressurized irrigation network

Research themes include application of optimization algorithms to the design and operation of water distribution networks; design and management of district meter areas in water distribution networks; issues related to evaluation and reduction of water losses, water and energy efficiency and water-energy relationship in pressure systems; pressure control on the network; management of water systems under water scarcity conditions; the application of smart technologies to pressurized networks; hydropower generation by pressurized networks and run-of-the river; the management of pressure irrigation systems; application of indicators to the assessment of the technical quality of water distribution systems.