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LecturerCastelletti Andrea Francesco
QualificationFull professor full time
Belonging DepartmentDipartimento di Elettronica, Informazione e Bioingegneria
Scientific-Disciplinary SectorIINF-04/A - Systems And Control Engineering
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List of publications and reserach products for the year 2024 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Abstract in Atti di convegno
A Multi-dimensional Safe Operating Space Evaluation Framework for Regional Water Resources Systems (Show >>)
Advancing drought detection and management using ML enhanced impact-based drought indexes (Show >>)
From multi-decadal energy planning to hourly power dispatch: evaluating the reliability of energy projections in the Southern African Power Pool (Show >>)
Impact of socio-economic and climatic scenarios on power trade vulnerability in Africa (Show >>)
Merging social learning and behavior modelling to reinforce farmers adaptation to climate change (Show >>)
Constructing a Social Media-Based Index to Capture the Socio-Economic Impacts of Droughts (Show >>)
Modeling heterogeneous farmers' response to climate change via agent-based simulation (Show >>)
Journal Articles
Analysis, characterization, prediction, and attribution of extreme atmospheric events with machine learning and deep learning techniques: a review (Show >>)
How do irrigation district managers deal with climate change risks? Considering experiences, tipping points, and risk normalization in northern Italy (Show >>)
Targeting farmers’ heterogeneity to enrich climate change adaptation policy design: findings from northern Italy (Show >>)

List of publications and reserach products for the year 2023 (Show all details | Hide all details)
Type Title of the Publicaiton/Product
Abstract in Atti di convegno
Climate change adaptation through integrated management of water reuse technologies (Show >>)
Closing the loop between water supply and demand in the Nile River Basin under global change (Show >>)
Clustering farmers’ adaptation preferences to face climate change in northern Italy (Show >>)
Combining farmers’ heterogeneity and risk preferences in the ABNexus model to reinforce behavior modelling and decision-making processes (Show >>)
Detection of Arctic rivers streamflow drivers through automatic feature selection (Show >>)
From Correlation to Causation: Discovering the Drivers of Urban Water Demands in the Contiguous United States (Show >>)
How effectively (or not) can science and research be turned into adopted solutions and policies? (Show >>)
Improving the spatial accuracy of extreme tropical cyclone rainfall in ERA5 using deep learning (Show >>)
Integrated planning methods to identify dam portfolios that minimize environmental and climatic impacts of new African hydropower (Show >>)
Integrating farmers’ risk aversion in climate change behavioral modelling to improve decision-making processes (Show >>)
Machine-learning enhanced forecast of tropical cyclone rainfall for anticipatory humanitarian action  (Show >>)
Operational considerations for the long-term design of water distribution systems (Show >>)
Political instability influence on hydropower planning in Africa: a continental scale analysis (Show >>)
Social-learning processes and behaviour modelling to reinforce climate change and policy design (Show >>)
Underlying farmers’ storylines and behaviour on climate change to reinforce risk assessment in northern Italy (Show >>)
A Neural Granger Causality Inference Approach to Identify Meteorological and Socio-Demographic Drivers of Urban Water Demand in the Contiguous United States (Show >>)
Evaluating the Value of Water Demand Forecasts for Real-Time Operation of Water Distribution Networks (Show >>)
Conference proceedings
Scenario-based model predictive control of water reservoir systems (Show >>)
Journal Articles
A survey of water utilities’ digital transformation: drivers, impacts, and enabling technologies (Show >>)
Balancing Sediment Connectivity and Energy Production via Optimized Reservoir Sediment Management Strategies (Show >>)
ChatGPT in Hydrology and Earth Sciences: Opportunities, Prospects, and Concerns (Show >>)
Climate change awareness, perceived impacts, and adaptation from farmers’ experience and behavior: a triple-loop review (Show >>)
Declining cost of renewables and climate change curb the need for African hydropower expansion (Show >>)
Exploding the myths: An introduction to artificial neural networks for prediction and forecasting (Show >>)
Investigating the characteristics of residential end uses of water: A worldwide review (Show >>)
Model Predictive Control of water resources systems: A review and research agenda (Show >>)
Multi-objective optimal design of interbasin water transfers: The Tagus-Segura aqueduct (Spain) (Show >>)
Operationalizing equity in multipurpose water systems (Show >>)
Operations Eclipse Sequencing in Multipurpose Dam Planning (Show >>)
Optimisation-based refinement of genesis indices for tropical cyclones (Show >>)
The determinants of household water consumption: A review and assessment framework for research and practice (Show >>)
Tropical Cyclone Genesis Potential Indices in a New High‐Resolution Climate Models Ensemble: Limitations and Way Forward (Show >>)

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
A triple-loop survey to delve into physical climate storylines and address climate risk management: Learning from farmers’ perception and behaviour in northern Italy (Show >>)
Advancing drought monitoring via feature extraction and multi-task learning algorithms (Show >>)
Advancing the operation of multipurpose water reservoirs with multi-timescale forecasts: Application to Lake Como (Show >>)
Arctic sea ice dynamics forecasting through interpretable machine learning (Show >>)
Balancing sediment connectivity and energy production via optimized reservoir sediment management strategies (Show >>)
Can Machine Learning Help Human-Water Systems Models “Behave” Better? (Show >>)
Carbon intensity of hydropower: a key driver of power capacity expansion under climate policy in the African continent (Show >>)
Climate change adaptation through water portfolios planning in Alpine water systems (Show >>)
Climate change risk and farmers’ behavior: Testing main driving factors from social learning in northern Italy (Show >>)
Climate change, hydrological variability, and declining cost of renewables reduce economic viability of African hydropower potential (Show >>)
Combining farmers and irrigation consortia’s perspectives on climate change to reduce risk aversion and reinforce policy making at the regional scale (Show >>)
Connecting spatial climate information to infrastructure operations using deep reinforcement learning (Show >>)
Connecting spatial climate information to infrastructure operations using deep reinforcement learning (Show >>)
Contrasting farmers' perception of climate change and climatic data: How (in)consistency supports risk reduction and resilience? (Show >>)
Cooperative adaptive climate policies to balance economic, temperature and inequality objectives in the presence of deep uncertainty in the RICE50+ IAM (Show >>)
Cooperative adaptive climate policies: an application of the EMODPS algorithm to deal with multiple objectives and deep uncertainty in the RICE50+ integrated assessment model (Show >>)
Data-driven Modelling of Urban Water Demands across Multiple Spatial and Temporal Scales: The Case Study of Milan, Italy (Show >>)
Dynamic Water-Energy-Food nexus management in transboundary river basins incorporating water infrastructure operation and demand control (Show >>)
Exploring the unintended consequences of climate change mitigation for African river basins (Show >>)
Extracting the most valuable information from multi-timescale hydrological forecasts for informing the operation of multipurpose water systems (Show >>)
Farmers' attitudes regarding climate change: How risk awareness and perception effects adaptive capacity? (Show >>)
How water demand interventions can influence water management in the Nile River Basin (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 >>)
Integrating agent-based modelling and behavioural data analytics: A case study of climate change farmers’ perception in Italy (Show >>)
Linking sediment transport and river morphology (Show >>)
Multi-scale Modelling of Urban Water Demand under Urban Development and Societal Uncertainties: The Case Study of Milan, Italy (Show >>)
Multi-timescale hydro-meteorological forecasts for the optimal control of the multipurpose Lake Como (Show >>)
Operationalizing equity in multipurpose water systems control (Show >>)
Optimizing the operating rule of a controversial interbasin water transfer: the Tagus-Segura aqueduct (Spain) (Show >>)
Regulation of the Alpine Lake Como under climate change. Bottom-Up vs Top-Down approach, and CMIP5 vs CMIP6 (Show >>)
Robust Dam Planning in the Mekong River Basin accounting for GHGs Emissions and River Sediment Connectivity (Show >>)
Robust River Basin planning under extreme climate events and socio-economic changes: the Red River Basin in China-Vietnam (Show >>)
Tropical cyclone genesis potential in CMIP6 climate models (Show >>)
Understanding Arctic Sea Ice Variability and its Patterns: A Comparative Clustering Analysis (Show >>)
Unintended consequences of climate change mitigation for African river basins (Show >>)
Using Genetic Algorithms to Optimise Genesis Potential Indices for Tropical Cyclone Genesis (Show >>)
Contributions on scientific books
Multi-Objective Robust Planning Tools (Show >>)
Water and Climate Cange: Water Management in Transboundary River Basins Under Climate Change (Show >>)
Conference proceedings
Comparing Predictive Machine Learning Models for Short-and Long-Term Urban Water Demand Forecasting in Milan, Italy (Show >>)
Hourly operation of a regulated lake via Model Predictive Control (Show >>)
Integrating local and global projections for the generation of water demand scenarios in the Red River Basin, Vietnam (Show >>)
Surrogate modeling for water reuse planning in complex water systems (Show >>)
Journal Articles
A Dynamic, Network Scale Sediment (Dis)Connectivity Model to Reconstruct Historical Sediment Transfer and River Reach Sediment Budgets (Show >>)
Advancing reservoir operations modelling in SWAT to reduce socio-ecological tradeoffs (Show >>)
Climate uncertainty and technological innovation shape investments in renewable energy for small off-grid islands (Show >>)
Disentangling Sources of Future Uncertainties for Water Management in Sub-Saharan River Basins (Show >>)
From optimal to robust climate strategies: expanding integrated assessment model ensembles to manage economic, social, and environmental objectives (Show >>)
Learning-based hierarchical control of water reservoir systems (Show >>)
Neuro-Evolutionary Direct Policy Search for Multiobjective Optimal Control (Show >>)
On farmers’ perceptions of climate change and its nexus with climate data and adaptive capacity. A comprehensive review (Show >>)
Participatory design of robust and sustainable development pathways in the Omo-Turkana river basin (Show >>)
Save the Mekong Delta from drowning (Show >>)
Self‐Adaptive Multi‐Objective Climate Policies Align Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies (Show >>)
Soft-cooperation via data sharing eases transboundary conflicts in the Lancang-Mekong River Basin (Show >>)
Strategic planning of hydropower development: balancing benefits and socioenvironmental costs (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 >>)
Exploring socio-natural factors of farmers’ adaptation: A review on risk awareness and perception towards climate change (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 >>)
ide3a: A Digital Campus for Transdisciplinary Research on Interconnected Urban Critical Infrastructure Systems (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
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 >>)
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 >>)
Modelling the impact of dams on flood-recession agriculture in the Omo valley: a satellite-data based analysis (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 >>)
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