1990 Ph.D. 1991-1997 Post Doc. 1998-2017 Associate professor Un. Bologna. 2007-now: Professor at UNIBZ. 2008-2014: Dean of the Faculty of Science and Technology. His main research interests include eco-physiological aspects of tree productivity, and water, nutrient and carbon fluxes. He has published more than 200 papers, 65 peer reviewed (IF: 26 Scopus; 24 WOS) . Invited speaker and organizer of many international conferences. Member of the editorial board of European J. of Agronomy and Tree Phys. Editor of the Journal of the Italian Society for Horticultural science 2005-2013. 2000-2015 and 2012-2017: Chairman of the WG on Mineral Nutrition of Fruit Crops of ISHS. 2016-now:- President of the Italian Society Horticultural Science. 2016-now: Vice-president of “EURAC Research”
44514 · Master IMaHS (LM-69) · EN
40185 · AGR/03 · Agricultural, Food and Mountain Environmental Sciences (L-25) · EN
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40108 · AGR/03 · Agricultural and Agro-Environmental Sciences (L-25) · IT
44526B · AGR/03 · Master IMaHS (LM-69) · EN
44530B · AGR/03 · Master IMaHS (LM-69) · EN
Ecologically friendly management of tree crops. Tree physiology and ecosystem studies related to carbon cycle, nitrogen cycle, water fluxes, mineral nutrition, roots, rhizodeposition.
we use a number of different techniques in our studies including micrometeorological approach and stable isotopes.