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Francesco Tinti

Senior assistant professor (fixed-term)

Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental, and Materials Engineering

Academic discipline: ING-IND/28 Excavation Engineering and Safety

Research

Keywords: Geothermal energy Thermal response test Energy geostructures Geostatistics

  • Low enthalpy geothermal energy

Efficiency evaluation of different types of geo-exchangers. Impact quantification due to the variability of subsoil natural properties on the technical feasibility and economic convenience of installing shallow geothermal systems. Market analysis on low enthalpy shallow geothermal sector

  • Thermal response test

Application of statistical and geostatistical techniques for the improvement of data analysis of Thermal Response Tests. Evaluation of the machine-subsoil-aquifer interaction. Practical applications, realisation of prototypes, case studies.

  • Energy geostructures

Suitability evaluation on the utilization of geostructures for energy scopes, with particular references to underground constructions.

  • Characterization of natural resources

Use of geostatistical techniques for the characterization of natural resources. Application to the H2020 Project GEOTeCH - Geothermal Technologies for economic Cooling and Heating