EGU 2019 General Assembly

EGU General Assembly 2019 (Vienna, 7–12 April 2019) Poster on “Drought monitoring and forecasting services. Towards customizable applications” Drought dynamics reveals a time gap between the onset of a drought event and the management of the drought emergency, but often this gap is too wide to effectively reduce the impacts Drought information is frequently scattered […]

Drought And Water Scarcity International Conference, 2019

Drought and Water Scarcity: addressing current and future challenges, International Conference (Oxford-UK, 20-21 March 2019)   Oral presentation on “A customizable drought monitoring and seasonal forecasting service to support different users’ needs” Drought and Water Scarcity: addressing current and future challenges, International Conference (Oxford-UK, 20-21 March 2019) Invited speaker: Massimiliano Pasqui (IBIMET–CNR, Institute of Biometeorology […]

1° Congresso Nazionale AISAM | 2018

1° Congresso Nazionale AISAM (Bologna, 10-13 Settembre 2018) Oral presentation on “Customizable Drought Climate Service for supporting different end users’ needs” Current IPCC’s climate change projections suggest an increase in frequency and extent of climate extremes. In Mediterranean Basin, and therefore in Italy, one of the primary challenges is related to minimizing drought impacts while […]

18th EMS European Conference on Applied Climatology

18th EMS Annual Meeting /European Conference on Applied Climatology (Budapest, 3-7 September 2018) Poster on “Seasonal forecasts for an effective Drought Climate Service” Mediterranean Basin is one of the hot spots of the planet affected by temperature rising and rainfall distribution modifications (IPCC, 2013). Moreover, it is characterized by a strong vulnerability due to centuries […]

Convegno Associazione Italiana di Telerilevamento

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Convegno annuale Associazione Italiana di Telerilevamento (Firenze, 4-6 Luglio 2018) Oral presentation on “Use of Sentinel-2 images for monitoring an industrial tomato crop field in central Italy” Current climate change projections made by IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) suggest an increase in frequency and extent of climate extremes. In Mediterranean Basin, and therefore in […]

XXI Convegno Nazionale di Agrometeorologia

XXI Convegno Nazionale di Agrometeorologia (Roma, 19-21 Giugno 2018) Oral presentation on “Coping with risk of drought through knowledge and seasonal forecasts” The Mediterranean Basin is characterized by a strong vulnerability due to centuries of natural resource exploitation and it is one of the hot-spots of the planet affected by temperature rising and rainfall distribution modifications. Climate […]

17th EMS European Conference on Applied Climatology

17th EMS Annual Meeting / European Conference on Applied Climatology (Dublin, 4-8 September 2017) Oral presentation on “An evaluation of dry spells in central Italy (Tuscany)” Climate change affects precipitation regime and this can compromise water availability, especially in areas, like central Italy and Tuscany, characterized by a climate ranging from dry sub-humid to semi-arid and […]

16th EMS / 11th European Conference on Applied Climatology

16th EMS Annual Meeting / 11th European Conference on Applied Climatology (Trieste, 12-16 September 2016) Oral presentation on “Analysis of changes in drought occurrence over the Mediterranean Basin using multiple time scales SPI index” Drought is a recurrent feature of climate and can affect areas with different climate regimes; its impacts depend on the duration, intensity […]

Workshop: Telerilevamento per il monitoraggio e la gestione del territorio

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Workshop “Il telerilevamento per il monitoraggio e la gestione del territorio” (Campobasso, 13-14 June 2013) Oral presentation on “Uso di un modello operativo per la stima dell’evapotraspirazione a scala regionale” L’evapotraspirazione reale (ETA) è un parametro fondamentale per la gestione delle risorse idriche presenti sul territorio. La necessità di lavorare su ampia scala richiede la […]

WCRP Global Drought Information System Workshop 2018

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WCRP Global Drought Information System Workshop (Frascati, 11-13 April 2012) Poster on “Use of the multiple time scales SPI index for monitoring and forecasting drought events over the Mediterranean Basin” Drought is a recurrent feature of climate and can affects areas with different climate regimes; its impacts depend on the duration, intensity and extent of […]