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Valentina Ciriello

Associate Professor

Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental, and Materials Engineering

Academic discipline: ICAR/01 Hydraulics

Short Bio

Valentina Ciriello is Associate Professor of Hydraulics at the University of Bologna since 2019. She authored more than 60 scientific publications among conference proceedings and papers in international journals. Research interests include fluid mechanics, hydrology, water-energy-agriculture nexus and urban hydraulics. She also has strong experience in risk and sensitivity analysis, meta-modeling and optimization. She joined Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya in 2011, and UC-San Diego in 2014, in the role of Visiting Researcher. She acts as local coordinator for a Research Project of National Interest (PRIN2017) on fluid dynamics to predict cardiovascular diseases and for the H2020 Project CLARA on climate forecast. She has been involved in several public engagement events to raise public awareness on a sustainable use of water resources and climate change. She is Associate Editor of Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment (Springer). She collaborates with several foreign research institutes including Stanford and the Weizmann Institute of Science. In 2017, she won the first ALMA IDEA Grant Contest of the University of Bologna. Go to the Curriculum vitae


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