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Luciano Cavani

Assistant professor

Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Academic discipline: AGR/13 Agricultural Chemistry

Curriculum vitae

EDUCATION

Doctorate (Ph.D.), Agricultural chemistry, Università degli studi di Torino (Italy), 2003. Dissertation title: “Chemical and biochemical charaterization of protein hydrolisates from industrial organic wastes for agricultural use”. Advisors: Carlo E. Gessa, Claudio Ciavatta

Laurea (graduate), Agricultural Sciences, Università degli Studi di Bologna (Italy), 1997. Dissertation title: “Identification of peat, leonardites and lignites in fertilizers”. Advisors: Carlo E. Gessa, Claudio Ciavatta

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Assistant Professor, Department of Agricultural Sciences, Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna, 2008-

Research Associate, Dep. Agro-Environmental Sciences and Technologies, Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna, 2003-2008.

RESEARCH KEYS

  • Analytical characterization of fertilizers: mineral, organic and innovative (not conventional) products.
  • Characterization, transformation and evaluation of agro-industrial by-products (biosolids) as resource to the soil fertility.
  • Effect of fertilizers on soil fertility and environment.
SOCIETY MEMBERSHIP
  • Italian Agricultural Chemistry Society (SICA)
  • International Humic Substances Society, Italian Chapter (IHSS)
  • Italian Soil Science Society (SISS)
  • International Union of Soil Science (IUSS)
  • European Geosciences Union (EGU)
COURSES TAUGHT
  • Soil quality indexes (60 hours), 2nd cycle degree/two-year Master (Laurea magistrale) in Plannin and Management of Agro-Territorial, Forest and Landscape, Alma Mater Studiorum-Università di Bologna, fall 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018.

  • Laboratory of soil quality indexes (30 hours), 2nd cycle degree/two-year Master (Laurea magistrale) in Plannin and Management of Agro-Territorial, Forest and Landscape, Alma Mater Studiorum-Università di Bologna, fall 2014.

  • Agricultural Chemistry (60 hours), Alma Mater Studiorum-Università di Bologna, fall 2012, 2013

  • Laboratory of Chemistry and Biochemistry of Soil (10 hours), Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna, fall 2006, 2007, 2008.
STUDENTS ADVISED
  • Samuele Paganelli, 2nd cycle degree/two-year Master (Laurea magistrale) in Agricultural Sciences and Technologies (120 ECTS), Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bologna, 2019

  • Nicolò Lenner, 1st cycle degree/Bachelor in Agricultural Technology (180 ECTS), Faculty of Agriculture, Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna, 2018

  • Giorgio Ugolini, 2nd cycle degree/two-year Master (Laurea magistrale) in Agricultural Sciences and Technologies (120 ECTS), School of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, University of Bologna, 2018

  • Patrizia Guidi, PhD (Doctorate) in Agronomy, Herbaceous Crops, Flowers and Vegetables Systems, Agricultural Genetics and Agricultural Chemistry (XXX cycle), Doctorate School in Agricultural, environmental and Food sciences and technology, University of Bologna, 2018

  • Silvia Mancarella, PhD (Doctorate) in Agronomy, Herbaceous Crops, Flowers and Vegetables Systems, Agricultural Genetics and Agricultural Chemistry (XXX cycle), Doctorate School in Agricultural, environmental and Food sciences and technology, University of Bologna, 2018

  • Giulia Antonucci, 2nd cycle degree/two-year Master (Laurea magistrale) in International Horticultural Science (120 ECTS), School of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, University of Bologna, 2018

  • Simun Kolega, 2nd cycle degree/two-year Master (Laurea magistrale) in International Horticultural Science (120 ECTS), School of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, University of Bologna, 2018

  • Daniela Roberti, 1st cycle degree/Bachelor (Laurea) in Land and Agro-Forestry Sciences (180 ECTS), School of Agriculture and Medicine Veterinary, University of Bologna, 2017

  • Elena Marullo, 1st cycle degree/Bachelor in Agricultural Technology (180 ECTS), Faculty of Agriculture, Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna, 2017

  • Chiara Gagliardi, 1st cycle degree/Bachelor in Agricultural Technology (180 ECTS), Faculty of Agriculture, Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna, 2017

  • Nicola Ianni, 1st cycle degree/Bachelor (Laurea) in Land and Agro-Forestry Sciences (180 ECTS), School of Agriculture and Medicine Veterinary, University of Bologna, 2017

  • Mattia Paoletti, 1st cycle degree/Bachelor in Agricultural Technology (180 ECTS), Faculty of Agriculture, Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna 2017

  • Giorgio Ugolini, 1st cycle degree/Bachelor in Agricultural Technology (180 ECTS), Faculty of Agriculture, Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna, 2016

  • Martina Mazzon, 2nd cycle degree/two-year Master (Laurea magistrale) in Plannin and Management of Agro-Territorial, Forest and Landscape (120 ECTS), School of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, University of Bologna, 2015

  • Agnieszka Jagnow, 2nd cycle degree/two-year Master (Laurea magistrale) in Environmental Engineering (120 ECTS), Engineering and Architecture School, University of Bologna, 2015

  • Valeria Altieri, 1st cycle degree/Bachelor (Laurea) in Land and Agro-Forestry Sciences (180 ECTS), School of Agriculture and Medicine Veterinary, University of Bologna, 2015

  • Federico Orlandini, 1st cycle degree/Bachelor (Laurea) in Land and Agro-Forestry Sciences (180 ECTS), School of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Alma Mater Studiorum - Università di Bologna, 2014.
  • Caterina Giacometti, Doctorate (PhD) in Agro-Environmental Sciences (XXV°), Faculty of Agriculture, Alma Mater Studiorum – University of Bologna, 2013.
  • Andrea Graziosi, 2nd cycle degree/Two year Master in Planning and management of agro-territorial, forest and landscape (120 ECTS), Faculty of Agriculture, Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna, 2012.
  • Michele Staiano, 2nd cycle degree/Two year Master in Planning and management of agro-territorial, forest and landscape (120 ECTS), Faculty of Agriculture, Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna, 2011.
  • Marco Bertolazzi, 1st cycle degree/Bachelor in Agricultural Technology (180 ECTS), Faculty of Agriculture, Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna, sessione I, 2011
  • Massimo Fossi, 2nd cycle degree/Two year Master in Planning and management of agro-territorial, forest and landscape (120 ECTS), Faculty of Agriculture, Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna, 2010.
  • Alessandro Zambonelli, 1st cycle degree/Bachelor in Vegetal Production Technologies (180 ECTS), Faculty of Agriculture, Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna, 2010.
  • Davide Ricci, 1st cycle degree/Bachelor in Vegetal Production Technologies (180 ECTS), Faculty of Agriculture, Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna, 2007.

 

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