Alessandro Pezzoli

Confirmed Assistant Professor
Interuniversity Department of Regional and Urban Studies and Planning (DIST)

  • Member of Interdepartmental Center R3C - Responsible Risk Resilience Centre

Profile

Research interests

APPLIED METEOROLOGY
BIOCLIMATOLOGY
BIOMETEOROLOGY
climate change

Biography

Dr. Alessandro Pezzoli has a Master Degree in Civil Engineering – Hydraulic Option (Politenico di Torino - Italy) and a PhD in Meteorology and Oceanography (Université de Toulon - France). He is Senior Lecturer (Adjunct Professor) in Weather Risk Management for the MBA in Environmental Economics and in Meteo-Hydrology Risk Assessment for the MSc in Geography and Regional Development of the University of Turin. He has a large expertise in Applied Meteorology and Applied Climatology considering its research about the analysis of the adaptation’s strategies to natural hazards generated by the extreme weather situations. He participated in different research’s programs among which it remembers the “Rede Litoral Project” (Analysis of the Climate Change effect in the Sao Paolo area and Santos coastal zone - Brazil), “Prometeo Project” (analysis of the Climate Change effect in the urban area of Guayaquil – Ecuador), COOPI-Chaco Paraguayan (analysis of the Climate Change effect on the drought’s patterns in the Chaco Paraguayan – Paraguay), UniCoo – Etiopia (analysis of the gender effect on the water’s use in the Ethiopia face to Climate Change effect), Anadia 2 in Niger (analysis of the flood security related to food security around Sirba river) and One Health in Kenya. He is Associate Fellow of the Royal Institute of Navigation (AFRIN), Fellow of the Royal Meteorological Society (FRMetS), and Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society (FRGS).

Research topics

  • Human Bio-Climatology and Bio-Meteorology (R.U.HBioMet): analysis of the impact of Climate Change on Human Health and Tourism

Skills

ERC sectors

PE10_3 - Climatology and climate change
PE10_2 - Meteorology, atmospheric physics and dynamics
PE10_8 - Oceanography (physical, chemical, biological, geological)
PE10_13 - Physical geography

SDG

Goal 13: Climate action
Goal 14: Life below water
Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Fellowships

  • Fellow - Royal Meteorological Society, Regno Unito (2018-)
    Fellow of Royal Meteorological Society (FRMetS)
  • Fellow - Royal Geographical Society, Regno Unito (2014-)
    Fellow of Royal Geographical Society (FRGS)
  • Fellow - Royal Institute of Navigation, Regno Unito (2002-)
    Associate Fellow of Royal Institute of Navigation (AFRIN)

Editorial boards

  • CLIMATE (2013-), Director

Conferences

  • 2013 Hydrology, Ocean and Atmosphere Conference (HAOC2013), Program chair

Other research or teaching roles outside Politecnico

  • Professore a contratto, presso Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral (1/6/2015-30/6/2016)
  • Ricercatore, presso Universidade de São Paulo, USP (15/5/2011-1/5/2014)

Research networks

Teaching

PhD Boards

  • URBAN AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT, 2021/2022 (38. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • URBAN AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT, 2020/2021 (37. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • URBAN AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT, 2018/2019 (35. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA PER LA GESTIONE DELLE ACQUE E DEL TERRITORIO, 2008/2009 (25. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA PER LA GESTIONE DELLE ACQUE E DEL TERRITORIO, 2007/2008 (24. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA PER LA GESTIONE DELLE ACQUE E DEL TERRITORIO, 2006/2007 (23. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA PER LA GESTIONE DELLE ACQUE E DEL TERRITORIO, 2005/2006 (22. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA PER LA GESTIONE DELLE ACQUE E DEL TERRITORIO, 2004/2005 (21. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA IDRAULICA, 2003/2004 (20. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
  • INGEGNERIA IDRAULICA, 2002/2003 (19. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO
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Research

Centres

Research projects

Projects funded by competitive calls

  • ONE HEALTH: Approccio multidisciplinare per promuovere la salute e laresilienza delle comunità pastorali in nord-Kenya, (2018-2021) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Development cooperation
  • Progettazione e sperimentazione di un sistema informativo avanzato (ATIS) multimodale nell'area metropolitana di Torino, (2015-2018) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Regionally funded research
  • Sistema di trasporto della rete extraurbana della Città Metropolitana di Torino: Implementazione sistema di Bigliettazione elettronica – Sistema Business Objects – Info-mobilità – anche attraverso APP dedicate. Miglioramento interoperabilità tra tutti i sistemi di trasporto (bus, treno, metropolitana, tram, car sharing, bike sharing e parcheggi, (2015-2018) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Regionally funded research

Projects funded by commercial contracts

  • Assistenza meteorologica in favore del CONI - Comitato Olimpico Nazionale Italiano per i Giochi Olimpici di Parigi 2024; il Centro di Preparazione Olimpica di Livigno (SO); i Mondiali di qualificazione olimpica di Canottaggio di Belgrado 2023., (2022-2024) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Consulting
  • Meteorological Assistance and “Weather Coaching” for the Swedish Sailing Federation for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games – Sailing Sport for the Marseille venue, (2022-2024) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Consulting
  • Environmental Analysis and Meteorological Assistance for Specialized Europe GmbH – Department of Performance Technology for the assistance of the 2017 cycling race’s season, (2017-2017) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Consulting
  • Dossier Cagliari 2° e 3° stage, (2016-2016) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Consulting
  • Servizio di analisi e previsione climatologica tri-mensile per l'ottimizzazione della gestione del magazzino ricambi, (2014-2014) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Commercial Research
  • RICERCA ED ELABORAZIONE DI DATI METEO MARINI E CLIMATICI AI FINI DELLA VALUTAZIONE DEL CARATTERE DI ECCEZIONALITÀ DI EVENTI CALAMITOSI ..., (2010-2010) - Responsabile Scientifico
    Commercial contracts for the provision of services
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Supervised PhD students

Publications

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