Emanuele Romano, Ricercatore

email romano AT irsa.cnr.it
Address Via Salaria km 29,300
C.P. 10
00015 Monterotondo St. (RM)
Telephone +39 06 90672779
Fax +39 06 90672787

Research Topics
  • Hydrological and hydrogeological analysis
  • Meteorological and hydrological data geostatistical analysis
  • Meteorological and hydrological data time series analysis
  • Numerical modelling of ground water and surface water flow
  • Modelling of the soil-atmosphere interaction and unsaturated flow
  • Water supply systems vulnerability analysis under drought and water scarcity conditions
Research activities / Ongoing Projects
  • VALLUM Project. Numerical model for assessing path of pollution in the alluvial aquifer of Valle Umbra and biological characterization aiming at verifying the possible natural decontamination. (Scientific Coordinator)
  • “Agreement between Civil Protection Department and Water Research Institute”. WP4 Methodologies for monitoring water resources and forecasting water scarcity conditions.
  • “SECLI Project. Drought and Climate Change”
Recent Publications
  • Di Palma P.R., N. Guyennon, F. Hesse, E. Romano (2017). Porous media flux sensitivity to pore-scale geostatistics: A bottom-up approach. Advances in Water Resources, 102, 99–110. doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2017.02.002
  • Guyennon N., E. Romano, I. Portoghese (2016). Long-term climate sensitivity of an integrated water supply system: The role of irrigation. Science of the Total Environment, 565, 68–81. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.04.157
  • Salerno F., N. Guyennon, S. Thakuri, G. Viviano, E. Romano, E. Vuillermoz, P. Cristofanelli, P. Stocchi, G. Agrillo, Y. Ma, G. Tartari (2016). Weak precipitation, warm winters and springs impact glaciers of south slopes of Mt. Everest (central Himalaya) in the last 2 decades (1994-2013). Cryosphere, 9(3), 1229-1247. doi: 10.5194/tc-9-1229-2015
  • Romano E., A Del Bon, A.B. Petrangeli, E. Preziosi (2013). Generating synthetic time series of springs discharge in relation to standardized precipitation indices. Case study in Central Italy. Journal of Hydrology. 507, 86–99. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2013.10.020
  • Preziosi E., A.Del Bon, E. Romano, A.B. Petrangeli (2013). Vulnerability to Drought of a Complex Water Supply System. The Upper Tiber Basin Case Study (Central Italy). Water Resource Management. DOI 10.1007/s11269-013-0434-9
  • Giordano R., E. Preziosi, E. Romano (2013). Integration of local and scientific knowledge to support drought impact monitoring: some hints from an Italian case study. Natural Hazard. DOI 10.1007/s11069-013-0724-9
  • Guyennon N., E. Romano, I. Portoghese, F. Salerno, S. Calmanti, A. B. Petrangeli, G. Tartari, and D. Copetti (2013). Benefits from using combined dynamical-statistical downscaling approaches – lessons from a case study in the Mediterranean region. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 705-720. doi:10.5194/hess-17-705-2013
  • Romano E., E. Preziosi (2013). Precipitation pattern analysis in the Tiber River basin (central Italy) using standardized indices. International Journal of Climatology. 33 (7) , 1781-1792 doi: 10.1002/joc.3549
  • Romano E., E. Preziosi. (2010). The sustainable pumping rate concept: lessons from a case study in Central Italy. Ground Water, 48, 217-226. DOI: 10.1111/j.1745-6584.2009.00628.x
  • Romano E., M. Giudici. (2009). On the use of meteorological data to assess the evaporation from a bare soil, Journal of Hydrology, 372, 30-40.

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