PhD Theses

 

Several master and PhD thesis projects in different disciplines (Physics, Environmental Science, Materials Science, Chemistry, Civil and Environmental Engineering) on both experimental and modelling topics have been carried out in the Laboratory.

Hereafter the PhD students and their dissertation titles are reported.

VERNOCCHI VIRGINIA, PhD in Physics, XXXIV cycle,

Assesment of toxicity of particulate matter in the sub-micrometric range by an atmospheric simulation chamber.

 

DANELLI SILVIA GIULIA, PhD in Sciences and Technologies of Chemistry, XXXIV cycle,

Assesment of the impact of atmospheric pollutants on bacteria viability by an atmospheric simulation chamber.

BOVE MARIA CHIARA, PhD in Marine Environmental Science, XXVII cycle,

Impact of harbour activities and ships emissions in the air quality of Mediterranean coastal cities.

 

MASSABO’ DARIO, PhD n Materials Science, XXV cycle,

An optical set-up for the characterization of carbonaceous particulate matter.

 

CUCCIA ELEONORA SIMONA, PhD in Physics XXIV cycle

New methodologies for studying the size distribution of particulate matter and its components.

 

SCHEMBARI CLARA, PhD in Physics XXIII cycle

Study of the impact of ships emissions and source apportionment of pollutants in the Mediterranean basin.

 

DE GAETANO PATRIZIA, PhD in Geophysics XXII cycle

Numerical modelling of circulation and pollutant dispersion-degradation in coastal waters. An application to the Eastern Ligurian Sea.

 

CASSOLA FEDERICO, PhD in Geophysics XXI cycle

Numerical modeling and post-processing of 3D wind fields. Applications to weather forecasting and wind energy.

 

MAZZEI FEDERICO, PhD in Physics XIX cycle

Characterization of atmospheric aerosol sources: an open field experiment.

 

MARENCO FRANCO, PhD in Physics XVIII cycle

Research on atmospheric aerosols in a remote and an urban area of Northwestern Italy.

 

CECCARELLI FEDERICO, PhD in Geophysics XVII cycle

Previsioni Multimodel Ensemble di precipitazioni utilizzando modelli numerici alla mesoscala per la Regione Alpina.

 

DOGLIOLI ANDREA, PhD in Geophysics XVI cycle

Study of circulation and dispersion in the Promontorio di Portofino coastal waters (Ligurian Sea).

 

BURLANDO MASSIMILIANO, PhD in Geophysics XVI cycle

Numerical modelling of atmospheric boundary-layer flows over complex terrain.

 

NAVA SILVIA, PhD in Physics XV cycle

Aerosol Characterisation by Ion Beam Analysis Techniques.

 

ANTONELLI MARTA, PhD in Geophysics XV cycle

Statistical properties of scalar fields in the Atmospheric Boundary Layer simulated by a Large Eddy Simulation model.