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ProfessorCastelletti Andrea Francesco
QualificationFull professor full time
Belonging DepartmentDipartimento di Elettronica, Informazione e Bioingegneria
Scientific-Disciplinary SectorING-INF/04 - Systems And Control Engineering
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List of publications and reserach products for the year 2022 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Abstract in Atti di convegno
Arctic sea ice dynamics forecasting through interpretable machine learning (Show >>)
Climate change adaptation through water portfolios planning in Alpine water systems (Show >>)
Contrasting farmers' perception of climate change and climatic data: How (in)consistency supports risk reduction and resilience? (Show >>)
Dynamic Water-Energy-Food nexus management in transboundary river basins incorporating water infrastructure operation and demand control (Show >>)
Farmers' attitudes regarding climate change: How risk awareness and perception effects adaptive capacity? (Show >>)
Hydropower capacity expansion in the African continent under different socio-economic and climate policy scenarios (Show >>)
Integrated real-time control of water reservoirs with deterministic and probabilistic multi-timescale forecasts: Application to the Lake Como (Show >>)
Understanding Arctic Sea Ice Variability and its Patterns: A Comparative Clustering Analysis (Show >>)
Using Genetic Algorithms to Optimise Genesis Potential Indices for Tropical Cyclone Genesis (Show >>)
Journal Articles
A Dynamic, Network Scale Sediment (Dis)Connectivity Model to Reconstruct Historical Sediment Transfer and River Reach Sediment Budgets (Show >>)
Disentangling Sources of Future Uncertainties for Water Management in Sub-Saharan River Basins (Show >>)
Learning-based hierarchical control of water reservoir systems (Show >>)
On farmers’ perceptions of climate change and its nexus with climate data and adaptive capacity. A comprehensive review (Show >>)
Soft-cooperation via data sharing eases transboundary conflicts in the Lancang-Mekong River Basin (Show >>)
Unintended consequences of climate change mitigation for African river basins (Show >>)

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2021 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Abstract in Atti di convegno
A Basin-Scale, Dynamic Sediment (Dis)Connectivity Model to Reconstruct Historical Geomorphological Disruptions and Explore Future Sediment Transport Trajectories (Show >>)
A dynamic, network scale sediment (dis)connectivity model to reconstruct historical sediment transfers and river reach sediment budgets (Show >>)
Adaptive normative constraints to mitigate climate change induced conflicts in a snowmelt dominated water system (Show >>)
Advancing drought monitoring via feature extraction (Show >>)
An agent-based negotiating framework for international climate agreements (Show >>)
Can we use flood control infrastructures in forecast-based drought management in a drying climate? (Show >>)
Connecting Spatial Climate Information to Infrastructure Operations using Deep Reinforcement Learning (Show >>)
Disentailing Sources of Future Uncertainties for Water Management Policies in a Subtropical Water System. (Show >>)
Flexible Balance of Adaptation and Mitigation via Self-Adaptive Multi-Objective Climate Policies (Show >>)
How far is climate change adaptation policy from practice? Contrasting the effectiveness and acceptance of local and regional strategies in irrigated agricultural systems in Northern Italy (Show >>)
Improving the decision-making in DICE: self-adaptive climate policies to handle explicit uncertainty and adaptation modelling (Show >>)
Joint design of floating solar plant and dam operating policies for waterborne epidemics control: an assessment on the Kariba dam (Show >>)
Modelling farmer behaviours in coupled human-nature systems under changing climate and society (Show >>)
Policy Representation Learning for Multiobjective Reservoir Policy Design with Different Objective Dynamics (Show >>)
Rethinking reservoir operations: how expanding operation goals can yield win-win climate adaptation outcomes (Show >>)
Robust African Hydropower Development under Global Socio-Economic Uncertainties (Show >>)
Robust multi-scale strategies for increasing the resilience of the Mekong Delta (Show >>)
Social surveys to support personal experience in human-water-climate change interactions. A review on farmers' behavior (Show >>)
Social-learning from Farmers’ Experience and Behavior: A Triple-loop Analysis on Climate Change Awareness, Perceived Impacts, and Adaptation (Show >>)
Strategic Dam Planning Accounting for Greenhouse Gases Emissions and River Sediment Connectivity (Show >>)
The AWESOME Project: A decision analytic framework for managing Water Energy Food and Ecosystems across sectors and scales in the South Mediterranean (Show >>)
The HydroSocial Cycle approach to deepen on socio-ecological systems analysis and water management (Show >>)
When Timing Matters - Misdesigned Dam Filling Impacts Hydropower Sustainability (Show >>)
Comparative analysis of different spatial clustering techniques to model Arctic sea ice dynamics (Show >>)
Data-driven Modelling of Urban Water Demand in Major European Cities: the Case Study of Milan, Italy. (Show >>)
Contributions on scientific books
Water Resources Planning and Management in a Changing Climate and Society (Show >>)
Conference proceedings
Exploring socio-natural factors of farmers’ adaptation: A review on risk awareness and perception towards climate change (Show >>)
Time-Variant Variational Transfer for Value Functions (Show >>)
Journal Articles
A State-of-the-Art Review of Optimal Reservoir Control for Managing Conflicting Demands in a Changing World (Show >>)
Advancing the representation of reservoir hydropower in energy systems modelling: The case of Zambesi River Basin (Show >>)
Descriptive or normative: How does reservoir operations modeling influence hydrological simulations under climate change? (Show >>)
Designing With Information Feedbacks: Forecast Informed Reservoir Sizing and Operation (Show >>)
Exploring future vulnerabilities of subalpine Italian regulated lakes under different climate scenarios: bottom‐up vs top-down and CMIP5 vs CMIP6 (Show >>)
Hydroclimatic change challenges the EU planned transition to a carbon neutral electricity system (Show >>)
Long-term water conservation is fostered by smart meter-based feedback and digital user engagement (Show >>)
Neuro-Evolutionary Direct Policy Search for Multiobjective Optimal Control (Show >>)
Persistent inequality in economically optimal climate policies (Show >>)
Policy Representation Learning for Multiobjective Reservoir Policy Design With Different Objective Dynamics (Show >>)
Sediment transport at the network scale and its link to channel morphology in the braided Vjosa River system (Show >>)
Strategic basin and delta planning increases the resilience of the Mekong Delta under future uncertainty (Show >>)
Urban water consumption at multiple spatial and temporal scales. A review of existing datasets (Show >>)
When timing matters—misdesigned dam filling impacts hydropower sustainability (Show >>)

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2020 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Abstract in Atti di convegno
A dimensionality reduction-feature selection approach to streamflow reconstruction using dendrochronological data (Show >>)
Addressing uncertainty, multiple objectives, and adaptation in DICE: Can dynamic planning shed new light on the decision-making process? (Show >>)
Advancing the representation of reservoir operations in SWAT to evaluate alternative water management strategies: A case study in the Omo River Basin, Ethiopia (Show >>)
Assessing the operational value of short-term forecast information under climate change (Show >>)
Can artificial intelligence improve seasonal forecasts and inform reservoir operations? (Show >>)
Coping with changing climate extremes in large regulated river basins (Show >>)
Dam reoperation for controlling water-related diseases: the potential of floating solar for compensating hydropower losses (Show >>)
Dynamic retrieval of informative inputs for multi-sector reservoir policy design with diverse spatio-temporal objective scales (Show >>)
Fitted Q-iteration for optimal water reservoir network operation under varying hydro-climatic conditions (Show >>)
From individualistic behavior to full cooperation: optimal management policy design under varying cooperation levels in the Nile River basin (Show >>)
Informed water infrastructure design: improving coupled dam sizing and operation by streamflow forecasts (Show >>)
Integrating hydrological constraints for hydropower in energy models: the case of the Zambesi River Basin in the Southern African Power Pool (Show >>)
Network scale sediment connectivity to explore stability andresilience of channel forms and river types in the Vjosa basin (Show >>)
Robust Infrastructure Sequencing and Management for Growing Food Energy and Water Demands in the Zambezi River Basin (Show >>)
Robust design of dam heightening in a changing climate: a case study in the Swiss Alps (Show >>)
Robust design of dam heightening under climate change: a case study in the Swiss Alps (Show >>)
Stability and equity in transboundary river basins facing changes in climate and society (Show >>)
Water-food-energy-ecosystems nexus in irrigation systems adaptation to climate change: a case study of the Adda basin (Italy) (Show >>)
Conference proceedings
Data-driven control of water reservoirs using an emulator of the climate system (Show >>)
Multi-objective optimal control of a simple stochastic climate-economy model (Show >>)
Journal Articles
An active learning approach for identifying the smallest subset of informative scenarios for robust planning under deep uncertainty (Show >>)
From skill to value: Isolating the influence of end user behavior on seasonal forecast assessment (Show >>)
Insurance Portfolio Diversification Through Bundling for Competing Agents Exposed to Uncorrelated Drought and Flood Risks (Show >>)
Integrated Design of Dam Size and Operations via Reinforcement Learning (Show >>)
More than one million barriers fragment Europe’s rivers (Show >>)
The changing nature of the water–energy nexus in urban water supply systems: A critical review of changes and responses (Show >>)

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2019 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Abstract in Atti di convegno
A robust decision analytic framework to design sustainable development pathways in transboundary river basins: the Omo-Turkana case study (Show >>)
At what cost? Understanding the multi-sectoral consequences of designing multi-reservoir systems for increasingly extreme floods (Show >>)
Balancing hydropower revenue and malaria control via dam operation: a case study in the Zambezi river basin (Show >>)
CASCADE : a toolbox for network-scale sediment connectivity assessment (Show >>)
Data-driven behavioural modelling of smart meter data to identify end-use determinants of residential water use (Show >>)
Development of a demand- and network-based tool for automatic detection of post meter leakages (Show >>)
Do we understand performance dependencies, trade-offs, and robustness in dam design and operation? (Show >>)
Do we understand performance dependencies, trade-offs, information value, and robustness in dam design and operation? (Show >>)
Economically efficient and socially inclusive river basin development: does a balance exist? (Show >>)
Evaluating the robustness of the water-energy-food nexus using integrated climate and socio-economic scenarios (Show >>)
Exploring how reservoir design and operational trade-offs are shaped by information feedbacks (Show >>)
Exploring the Effects of Climate Change and Technological Innovation on the Robust Design of Off-grid Hybrid Energy Systems (Show >>)
How does uncertainty affect cooperation strategies in transboundary water resources systems? A case study on the Zambezi River Basin (Show >>)
Improved energy-water modelling for hydropower capacity expansion planning under climate change: a case study in the Zambezi River Basin (Show >>)
Informing efficient reservoir filling strategies by seasonal drought forecasts (Show >>)
Integrated infrastructural and financial options to manage weather risk in a multipurpose regulated lake (Show >>)
Integrated water-energy modelling: a scenario-based analysis to support energy system transition policies in the EU (Show >>)
Isolating the Role of End-User Behavior in the Assessment of Seasonal Forecast Value (Show >>)
Multi-objective optimal control of integrated water-energy systems in small off-grid islands (Show >>)
Neuro-Evolutionary Direct Policy Search for the optimal control of multi-purpose water resources systems (Show >>)
Neuro-Evolutionary Direct Policy Search to design the optimal operation of multi-purpose water resources systems (Show >>)
Neuro-Evolutionary Policy Search for Identifying Key Inputs to Operate Multi-objective Reservoirs Exhibiting Variable Dynamics (Show >>)
Optimal Infrastructure Sequencing and Management in the Zambezi River Basin (Show >>)
Policy brief: making climate services impactful on hydropower reservoir optimization (Show >>)
Robust design of off-grid hybrid energy systems under climatic and technological uncertainty (Show >>)
Robust design of off-grid water-energy systems under climate and socio-economic changes (Show >>)
Seasonal drought forecasts to optimally balancing multisector interests during reservoir filling transients (Show >>)
Sediment connectivity and strategic river basin planning: new opportunities from parsimonious sediment modelling and robust optimization (Show >>)
Selection of the smallest subset of informative scenarios for the robust optimization of off-grid hybrid energy systems (Show >>)
Six challenges to successfully inform hydropower operation by improved hydro-meteorological forecasts (Show >>)
Water saving tips, peer pressure, and gamification: long-term behavior change and rebound effects from a long experimental trial (Show >>)
Conference proceedings
Data-driven control of water reservoirs using El Niño Southern Oscillation indexes (Show >>)
Data-driven modeling and control of droughts (Show >>)
Scientific Books
Study on US-EU integrated power and water systems modelling (Show >>)
Journal Articles
Data Mining to Uncover Heterogeneous Water Use Behaviors From Smart Meter Data (Show >>)
Detecting the State of the Climate System via Artificial Intelligence to Improve Seasonal Forecasts and Inform Reservoir Operations (Show >>)
Discovering Dependencies, Trade-offs, and Robustness in Joint Dam Design and Operation: An Ex-post Assessment of the Kariba Dam (Show >>)
Dynamic, multi-objective optimal design and operation of water-energy systems for small, off-grid islands (Show >>)
Future drought risk in Africa: Integrating vulnerability, climate change, and population growth (Show >>)
Il Politecnico di Milano porta il Water, Energy and Food Nexus in Mozambico (Show >>)
Planning dam portfolios for low sediment trapping shows limits for sustainable hydropower in the Mekong (Show >>)
The CASCADE toolbox for analyzing river sediment connectivity and management (Show >>)
The Value of Subseasonal Hydrometeorological Forecasts to Hydropower Operations: How Much Does Preprocessing Matter? (Show >>)
Twenty-three unsolved problems in hydrology (UPH)–a community perspective (Show >>)
What Is Controlling Our Control Rules? Opening the Black Box of Multireservoir Operating Policies Using Time‐Varying Sensitivity Analysis (Show >>)

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2018 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Abstract in Atti di convegno
An information extraction-based approach to estimate residential water-related energy from single-point smart meter data (Show >>)
An inverse nested approach to optimize planning and operation of water reservoir systems (Show >>)
Automatic Detection Of Post Meter Leakages Enables Reduced Water Losses And Costs For Urban Residential Water Users (Show >>)
Balancing hydropower production and sediment delivery via robust planning of dam portfolios under competing effects of dam sediment trapping and land use change (Show >>)
Balancing sediment starvation and hydropower development: the case study of the Vjosa river (Show >>)
Building an open high-resolution residential water end-use dataset with non-intrusive metering, intrusive metering, and water use diaries (Show >>)
Can data from intelligent water meters inform water demand modelling and management accurately, feasibly, and cost-effectively? (Show >>)
Contrasting non-dynamic and dynamic models of the water-energy nexus in small, off-grid Mediterranean islands (Show >>)
Coordination and adaptation: how advances in multi-objective control can reduce food-energy-water conflicts in multi-reservoir systems (Show >>)
Data-driven behavioral models of water reservoir operators (Show >>)
Evaluating the Robustness of the Water-Energy-Food Nexus Using Integrated Climate and Socio-Economic Scenarios (Show >>)
From project-based planning to strategic basin-scale assessments: opportunities and challenges for changing the paradigm of hydropower planning and sediment management (Show >>)
From seasonal forecast skill to end-user economic benefit: the case of the Lake Como (Show >>)
How different de-biasing techniques contribute to improve forecast quality and value for hydropower operations (Show >>)
Hydrometeorological ensemble predictions in switzerland: Using streamflow forecasts to improve hydropower reservoir operations (Show >>)
Improving seasonal forecasts through the state of multiple large-scale climate signals to inform water management (Show >>)
Improving the management of extreme weather events using teleconnection-based seasonal hydroclimatic forecasts (Show >>)
Informing water supply operations with basin-customized drought indexes under changing climate (Show >>)
Insurance portfolio diversification through bundling for competing agents exposed to uncorrelated drought and flood risks (Show >>)
Integrated water-energy system modelling for optimal hydropower production planning under changing climate in the Zambezi River (Show >>)
Novel framework to improve water management adaptation under climate change scenarios (Show >>)
Orbital grain size mapping from Sentinel 2 images (Show >>)
Segmentation analysis of hourly water and electricity use in Southern California to support demand-side management programs (Show >>)
Small isn’t beautiful: the impact of small barriers on longitudinal connectivity of European rivers (Show >>)
The uptake of emerging remote sensing technologies into river survey practices (Show >>)
Using and understanding robustness metrics: Guidance for decision-makers (Show >>)
Water-related disease control via dam operation: balancing hydropower production and malaria spreading on Kariba reservoir (Show >>)
What Lies Behind Household Water Consumption? A Framework and Review of Heterogeneous Determinants of Household Water Consumption (Show >>)
What is controlling our control rules? Time-varying sensitivity analysis reveals the importance of adaptive and coordinated information use for multi-reservoir operations (Show >>)
Conference proceedings
High spatial resolution assessment of climate change impact on an Alpine watershed (Show >>)
Identifying sustainable and robust trade-offs between hydropower and sediment trapping under uncertain sediment yields in the Mekong River Basin (Show >>)
Orbital grain size mapping from Sentinel 2 images (Show >>)
Journal Articles
A Comparative Assessment of the Impact of Climate Change and Energy Policies on Alpine Hydropower (Show >>)
Alpine hydropower in the decline of the nuclear era: Trade-offbetween revenue and production in the Swiss Alps (Show >>)
Assessment of smart-meter-enabled dynamic pricing at utility and river basin scale (Show >>)
Automatic design of basin-specific drought indexes for highly regulated water systems (Show >>)
Changing sediment budget of the Mekong: Cumulative threats and management strategies for a large river basin (Show >>)
Climate-informed environmental inflows to revive a drying lake facing meteorological and anthropogenic droughts (Show >>)
Exploring How Changing Monsoonal Dynamics and Human Pressures Challenge Multireservoir Management for Flood Protection, Hydropower Production, and Agricultural Water Supply (Show >>)
Fostering cooperation in power asymmetrical water systems by the use of direct release rules and index-based insurance schemes (Show >>)
Identifying and Modeling Dynamic Preference Evolution in Multipurpose Water Resources Systems (Show >>)
Implications of data sampling resolution on water use simulation, end-use disaggregation, and demand management (Show >>)
Improved trade-offs of hydropower and sand connectivity by strategic dam planning in the Mekong (Show >>)
Integrated intelligent water-energy metering systems and informatics: Visioning a digital multi-utility service provider (Show >>)
Multicriteria Optimization Model to Generate on-DEM Optimal Channel Networks (Show >>)
Partitioning the impacts of streamflow and evaporation uncertainty on the operations of multipurpose reservoirs in arid regions (Show >>)
Robustness Metrics: How Are They Calculated, When Should They Be Used and Why Do They Give Different Results? (Show >>)
Scalable Multiobjective Control for Large-Scale Water Resources Systems Under Uncertainty (Show >>)
Segmentation analysis of residential water-electricity demand for customized demand-side management programs (Show >>)
Stochastic Modeling of Sediment Connectivity for Reconstructing Sand Fluxes and Origins in the Unmonitored Se Kong, Se San, and Sre Pok Tributaries of the Mekong River (Show >>)
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