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Diego Marazza

Junior assistant professor (fixed-term)

Department of Physics and Astronomy

Academic discipline: FIS/07 Applied Physics

Collaborations

Collaboration with:
Fraunhofer Institute – Umsicht branch Sulzbach Rosemberg
Country:
Germany
Description:
Collaboration with the Fraunhofer Institute – Umsicht branch Sulzbach Rosemberg aimed at the development of joint research projects on energy storage and biomass reforming (biobattery concept). My role is to develop the system analysis of the selected technologies within the project “Market analysis of the italian market potentiality in Emilia-Romagna for decentralized bioenergy systems based on the biobattery concept.”
Collaboration with:
GESAP - Aeroporto di Palermo
Country:
Italy
Description:
Ongoing collaboration. Since 2008 the collaboration agreement concerns the implementation of the environmental management system certified according to ISO14001 standard and improvement environmental actions. I am senior expert and deal with energy saving and efficiency, waste management in airside and landside, greenhouse gases savings, water management and wastewater treatment.
Collaboration with:
Climate KIC
Country:
Belgium
Description:
2012- 2015 participation in the activities of Climate KIC and in particular in bioeconomy platform activities as representative of region Emilia-Romagna.
Formal collaboration with:
UNIC - Unione Nazionale Industria Conciaria - R&D
Country:
Italy
Description:
Ongoing collaboration. Technological solutions for exploitation of leather skins and hides through an enhanced pyrolysis screw reactor combined with a reforming process -
Collaboration with:
Department of Marketing, Faculty of Economics, Universidad de Valencia
Country:
Spain
Description:
Perceived efficacy of policy interventions introduced at European and national levels through expert consultation (Biohorizons project).
Collaboration with:
Università degli Studi di ROMA "La Sapienza"
Country:
Italy
Description:
Call: H2020- BB01 Sustainability Schemes for the Bio-based economy
Collaboration with:
RES - http://www.resitalia.org/ - settore R&D
Country:
Italy
Description:
Ongoing collaboration. Development of a solution for weed‐control by exposing weeds to the hot gases from combustion and pyro‐ gasification of pellet, agri‐pellet or charcoal, thus avoiding herbicides and toxic chemicals treatments
Collaboration with:
ASTER - Emilia Romagna
Country:
Italy
Description:
I have been invited as an independent expert assisting the Emilia-Romagna in order to implement regional policies addressing new biomass plants. Since this appointment I have been involved in the following regional initiatives regarding bioenergy and biobased products Completion in 2013 of the project ““Bioraffinerie, bioplastiche e filiere della biomassa in Emilia- Romagna” (Biorefineries, bioplastics and value chains in region Emilia-Romagna) collaboration with ASTER, aiming to build three value chains: biodiesel from used fried oils, polyhydroxyalcanoates (PHA) from lignocellulosic sources, Polylactic Acid from the cheese industrial sector. Participation to the industrial symbiosis project “GREEN – Industrial Symbiosis” lead by the regional innovation agency ASTER. In 2012 bio-plastic innovation in Emilia Romagna: preparation of a short report within the Plastice project. In 2012 I have been the rapporteur for the final document "Technological Scenarios for the Emilia-Romagna Region - section Green Economy" - Biorefinery expert. In 2012 I toook part to a regional delegation and presented the regional policies and innovation activities in Hangzhou (China) .
Collaboration with:
Institute of Biological Environmental and Rural Sciences, Aberystwyth University, Gogerddan, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, Wales, United Kingdom
Country:
United Kingdom
Description:
2013-2015. Perceived efficacy of policy interventions introduced at European and national levels through consultation with experts actively involved in bio-based research, industry and governance across Europe Bioeconomy studies.
Collaboration with:
Centre for Environmental Systems Research (CESR), Universität Kassel
Country:
Germany
Description:
2014-2015 Energy production from grass and pruning in urban areas, through the application of the Prograss technology and approach.
Collaboration with:
EBRI - Aston University - Birmingham
Country:
United Kingdom
Description:
2012 realized in the framework of project Pioneer Into Practice - Climate KIC: management scheme for the "Bioenergy Support Systems" in the Interreg Project BioenNW, and to the development of a business plan scheme aimed to support and score bioenergy projects
Collaboration with:
Pannon Pro Innovations Ltd. 1123 Budapest, Alkotás utca 17-19. Hungary
Country:
Hungary
Description:
Projects addressing bioeconomy and indicators to feature and measure environmental benefits. Bioeconomy develepment models.
Collaboration with:
Caviro Distillerie
Country:
Italy
Description:
Ongoing collaboration - knowledge transfer and research project development concerning the use and recovery of wine marks and other byproducts from wine processing to get fertilizers, fertilizers precursors and soil conditioners, bio-products, biofuel and bio-energy
Collaboration with:
Temix Oleo - Calederara di Reno - settore R&D
Country:
Italy
Description:
Project development and innovation in the field of oleochemistry: novel bioproducts and resourse efficiency projects at plant in Calderara di Reno (Bologna).
Collaboration with:
http://www.solwa.it/it/
Country:
Italy
Description:
integrated system to process sewage sludge including drying, pellettisation and thermo-chemical treatment
Collaboration with:
Curti srl
Country:
Italy
Description:
knowledge transfer: application of the thermo-catalytic pyrolysis to end of life tyres and energy and material recovery
Collaboration with:
Unigrà srl
Country:
Italy
Description:
Industrial Project “Environmental Management and Bioenergy”, commissioned by Unigra InC. (agri-food division). The challenge was to improve the biogas yields of an unconventional anaerobic digestion plant. I managed and oversaw the following activities: diagnosis, chemical analysis, experimental tests, data analysis and reports. This activity followed a three years long collaboration with this company which led to the preparation of a report under the standard required by the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI).
Collaboration with:
Coop Adriatica - Sostenibilità e Ambiente
Country:
Italy
Description:
Project collaboration took place between 2009 - 2012 and addressed the consumers education and consumers involvement in sustainability issues. This included the design and application of a sustainable consume index in large retail distribution.
Collaboration with:
Comune di Faenza
Country:
Italy
Description:
2003-2011. The activity took place under specific collaboration agreements with CIRSA and concerned a wide range of scientific and executive actions to support the environmental management, the preparation of an environmental management system according to EMAS regulation and support the environmental education center.
Collaboration with:
Punto 3 s.r.l www.punto3.info
Country:
Italy
Description:
2008-2010 scheme development and implementation to manage public events according to sustainable principles - criteria development
Collaboration with:
AISA - Associazione Italiana Scienze Ambientali - Italian Environmental Science Association
Country:
Italy
Description:
The collaboration occurred between 2003-2008 through a collaboration agreement and addressed environmental management systems and environmental education and professional training of environmental professionals.
Collaboration with:
Laboratoire de Biologie Marine, Collège de France Concarneau,
Country:
France
Description:
Collaboration occured in 1993 and concerned the development of an homeostatic model presented in the related publication (ECOTOXICOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY 1995 - 34, 103–108)