Giulia Valerio

Giulia Valerio

Dr. Ing. Giulia Valerio, Ph. D.

Università degli Studi di Brescia
DICATAM
via Branze, 43
25100 Brescia
Phone: 030 3715420
Fax: 030 3711213 (att. ne G. Valerio)
Mail: giulia.valerio@unibs.it
Skype: sursumvale

 

Born in Brescia on 27 March 1982.

Scientific diploma with a two languages specialization (English and German), achieved with  mark 100/100 at Liceo Scientifico A. Calini in Brescia.

Project contract at APER (Association of Producers of Energy from Renewables) from 1/10/2007 at 31/03/2007, hired as a consultant for SHERPA project (Small Hydro Energy Efficient Promotion Campaign Action) regarding the hydroelectrical sector.

Degree in Environmental Engineering cum laude, achieved in 2007 at the University of Brescia with the final dissertation “Evaluation of the consequences of the hydroelectrical exploitation on the internal circulation of a small alpine lake”.

Ph.D.  cum laudein Water Engineering at the Politecnico of Milan in 2011, with the final dissertation “Measurement, analysis and modelling of internal waves propagation in iseo lake”. This work has been carried out in collaboration with the Centre for Water Resourches of the University of  Western Australia. Here it is possible to find more information about this Ph.D. Thesis.

From 01/01/2011 to 30/10/2018 assistant researcher in Hydraulic Engineering at DICATAM Department of Università degli Studi di  Brescia, with physical limnology as leading areas of research.

From 01/11/2018 researcher (Ricercatore tipo B) at DICATAM Department of Università degli Studi di  Brescia, with physical limnology as leading areas of research. Main research interest in  combining field and numerical modelling techniques to describe the physical processes occurring in lakes and studying their impacts on water quality. Direct responsibilities in maintaining the stations network in Lake Iseo, in the lakes data management and analysis, and in modelling lakes physics.

Publications

Journals papers

  • Valerio, G., Pilotti, M., Lau, M.P. and Hupfer, M., (2019). Oxycline oscillations induced by internal waves in deep Lake Iseo, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 23, 1763-1777, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-1763-2019.
    Barone, L., Pilotti, M., Valerio, G., Balistrocchi, M., Milanesi, L., Chapra, S. and Nizzoli, D. (2019) Analysis of the residual nutrient load from a combined sewer system in a watershed of a deep Italian lake, Journal of Hydrology, 571, 202-213, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2019.01.031
  • Pilotti, M. Chapra S. C. and Valerio, G. (2019). Steady-State Distributed Modeling of Dissolved Oxygen in Data-Poor, Sewage Dominated River Systems Using Drainage Networks, Environmental Modeling and Software, 111, 153-169, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2018.08.027.
  • Louise C. Bruce, Marieke A. Frassl, George B. Arhonditsis, Gideon Gal, David P. Hamilton, Paul C. Hanson, Amy L. Hetherington, John M. Melack, Jordan S. Read, Karsten Rinke, Anna Rigosi, Dennis Trolle, Luke Winslow, Rita Adrian, Ana I. Ayala, Serghei A. Bocaniov, Bertram Boehrer, Casper Boon, Justin D. Brookes, Thomas Bueche, Brendan D. Busch, Diego Copetti, Alicia Cortes, Elvira de Eyto, J. Alex Elliott, Nicole Gallina, Yael Gilboa, Nicolas Guyennon,Lei Huang, Onur Kerimoglu, John D. Lenters, Sally MacIntyre,Vardit Makler-Picka, Chris G. McBride, Santiago Moreira, Deniz Ozkundakci, MarcoPilotti, Francisco J. Rueda, James A. Rusaka, Nihar R. Samala, Martin Schmida, Tom Shatwella, Craig Snorthheim, Frederic Soulignac, Giulia Valerio, Leon van der Linden, Mark Vetter, Brigitte Vinçon-Leite, Junbo Wang, Michael Weber, Chaturangi Wickramaratne, R. Iestyn Woolway,Huaxia Yao, Matthew R. Hipsey, A multi-lake comparative analysis of the General Lake Model (GLM): Stress-testing across a global observatory network, April 2018, Environmental Modelling and Software 102:274-291, DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2017.11.016
  • Pilotti, M., Valerio, G., Giardino, C., Bresciani, M., Chapra, S.,(2018). Evidence from field measurements and satellite imaging of impact of Earth rotation on Lake Iseo chemistry, Journal of Great Lakes Research, 44, 14–25. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jglr.2017.10. 005
  • Valerio, G., Cantelli, A., Monti, P., and Leuzzi, G. (2017). A modeling approach to identify the effective forcing exerted by wind on a pre-alpine lake surrounded by a complex topography. Water Resources Research, 53(5), 4036–4052, DOI: 10.1002/2016WR020335
  • Cantelli A., Monti, P., Leuzzi, G., Valerio G. and Pilotti, M., 2016. Numerical simulations of mountain winds in an alpine valley, accepted for publication in Wind & Structures.
  • Guyennon, Valerio, G., Salerno, F., Pilotti, M., Tartari, G., Copetti, D., 2014. Internal wave weather heterogeneity in a deep multi-basin subalpine lake resulting from wavelet transform and numerical analysis, Advances in Water Resources, doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2014.06.013.
  • Pilotti, M., Maranzoni, A., Milanesi L., Tomirotti, Valerio G., 2014. Dam-break modeling in alpine valleys. Journal of Mountain Science 11(5). DOI: 10.1007/s11629-014-3042-0
  • Pilotti, M., Simoncelli, S., Valerio, G., 2014. Computing the transport time scales of a stratified lake on the basis of Tonolli’s model, Limnol., published online, doi:10.4081/jlimnol.2014.897.
  • Pilotti, M., Simoncelli, S., Valerio, G., 2014. A simple approach to the evaluation of the actual water renewal time of natural stratified lakes, Water Resources Research, 50, doi:10.1002/2013WR014471.
  • Valerio, G., Pilotti, M., Barontini, S., Leoni, B., 2014. Sensitivity of the multiannual thermal dynamics of a deep pre-alpine lake to climatic change , Hydrological Processes, Accepted for Publication, doi: 10.1002/hyp.10183.
  • Pilotti, M., Valerio, G., Gregorini, L., Milanesi L. and Hogg, 2014. Study of tributary inflows in Lake Iseo with a rotating physical model , Journal of Limnology, 73(1), doi: 10.4081/jlimnol.2014.772.
  • Pilotti, M., Valerio, G., Leoni, B., 2013. Data Set For Hydrodynamic Lake Model Calibration: A Deep Pre-Alpine Case, Water Resources Research, 49, 7159–7163,  doi:10.1002/wrcr.20506.
  • Pilotti, M., Tomirotti, M., Valerio G. and Milanesi L., 2013. Discussion on Experimental investigation of reservoir geometry effect on dam-break flow by A.Feizi Khankandi, A. Tahershamsi And S. Soares-Frazão, J. Hydraulic Res. 50(4), 2012, 376–387., Journal of Hydraulic Research, 51:2, 220-222
  • Valerio, G., Pilotti, M., Marti, C.L., and Imberger J., 2012. The structure of basin scale internal waves in a stratified lake in response to lake bathymetry and wind spatial and temporal distribution: Lake Iseo, Italy, Limnology and Oceanography, 57(3): 772–786.
  • Pilotti, Maranzoni, A., Tomirotti M., Valerio G., 2011. 1923 Gleno Dam Break: Case Study and Numerical Modeling. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 137(4): 480-492.
  • Pilotti, Tomirotti M., Valerio G., Bacchi B. 2010. A simplified method for the characterization of the hydrograph following a sudden partial dam break. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 136(10): 693-704.

Congress

  • Valerio, G., Pilotti, M., Hupfer, M., Lau, M., 2017. Oxycline oscillations induced by internal waves in deep Lake Iseo. 5th Workshop on “Parameterization of Lakes in Numerical Weather Prediction and Climate Modelling” (LAKE 2017), Berlin, Germany, 16-19 October 2017.
  • Pilotti, M., Valerio, G., Simoncelli, S. 2016. Computing the actual water renewal time of natural stratified lake. Proceedings of XXV IDRA2016 Congress, Bologna, 14-16 September 2016.
  • Valerio, G., Pilotti, Cantelli A., Monti, P., Leuzzi, G.. 2016. Sensitivity of the basin-scale internal wave structure in a prealpine lake to wind distribution. Proceedings of XXV IDRA2016 Congress, Bologna, 14-16 September 2016.
  • Valerio G., Pilotti, M., Chapra, S., Caramatti, I. 2016. Ecological model of the effects of an exceptional deep circulation in a pre-alpine lake. Proceedings of XXXIII SIL Congress, Torino, 31 July – 5 August 2016.
  • Pilotti, M., Chapra, S., Valerio G., Barone L., Balistrocchi M. 2016. Modeling nutrients residual load from the combined sewer serving the eastern shore of Lake Iseo. Proceedings of XXXIII SIL Congress, Torino, 31 July – 5 August 2016.
  • Valerio, G., Pilotti, Cantelli A., Monti, P., Leuzzi, G.. 2016. A coupled atmospheric-lake model to simulate the internal waves structure in a deep, stratified lake. Proceedings of XIX PPNW, Bath, UK, 12-15 July, 2016
  • Pilotti, M., Simoncelli, S., Valerio G., 2014. A simple way to compute the distribution of the age of water within thermally stratified natural lakes. Proceedings of XXVII PPNW, Trento, Italy, 1-4 July 2014.
  • Valerio G., Pilotti, M., 2014. The role of winter climate on the deep temperature evolution of a deep Italian lake. Proceedings of PPNW, Trento, Italy, 1-4 July 2014.
  • Milanesi, L., Pilotti, M., Ranzi, R., Valerio, G., 2014. Methodologies for hydraulic hazard mapping in alluvial fan areas, in: Evolving Water Resources Systems: Understanding, Predicting and Managing Water–Society Interactions, Proceedings of ICWRS2014, Bologna, Italy, 4-6 June 2014, IAHS Publication n.364, Wallingford (UK), ISBN: 978-1-907161-42-1, 267-272, 2014.
  • Milanesi, L., Pilotti, M., Valerio, G. The application of environmental flow regulations to small hydropower plants in alpine areas. Proceedings of the International Workshop on Hydraulic Design of Low-head Structures, Aachen (Germany), 20-22/2/2013.
  • Pilotti, M., Maranzoni, A., Milanesi, L., Tomirotti, M., Valerio, G., 2013. Hydraulic hazard mapping in alpine dam break prone areas: the Cancano dam case study, Proceedings of the XXXV IAHR Congress, Chengdu, China, 7 pp., 8
  • Valerio, G., Pilotti, M., 2012. Le onde interne del lago d’Iseo: osservazione sperimentale e modellazione numerica, Atti del XXXI Convegno di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche, Brescia (Italy), 10-14 Settembre 2012, ISBN: 978-88-97181-18-7 (on CD), Edibios, Cosenza (Italy), 10 pp. [AC]
  • Pilotti e Valerio, G. Preliminary evaluations of the impact of a pumped storage plant on the hypolimnetic circulation of a deep subalpine italian lake, Proceedings of the First European IAHR Congress, Edimburgo, 4-6 maggio 2010 (on CD).
  • Pilotti, M., Tomirotti, M., Valerio G. e Bacchi, B., 2010. A simplified prediction model for the outflow hydrograph due to partial dam break, Proceedings of the First European IAHR Congress, Edimburgo, 4-6 maggio 2010 (on CD).
  • Maranzoni, Pilotti M., Tomirotti M., Valerio G., 2008. Modellazione numerica dell’onda conseguente all’ipotetico crollo della prima diga di Cancano, Atti del XXXI Convegno di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche, Perugia, 09-12 Settembre 2008.
  • Maranzoni, Pilotti M., Tomirotti M., Valerio G., 2007. Modellazione numerica e sperimentale dei primi istanti di moto conseguenti alla rapida rimozione di uno sbarramento, Atti del XVIII Congresso dell’Associazione Italiana di Meccanica Teorica e Applicata, Brescia, 11-14 Settembre 2007.
  • Gollessi, Valerio G., 2007. Implementation of WFD in Italy and experimental studies on reserved flow, Proceedings of Hydro 2007: New Approaches for a New Era, Granada, 15 – 17 October 2007.