RESEARCH

ORCID: 0000-0002-9475-0763

Scopus Author ID: 670185363

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=fy3iBr4AAAAJ&hl=it

 

MAIN RESEARCH TOPICS:

  • sustainable logistics (special focus on design and management of automated warehouses and refrigerated transports);
  • sustainable production;
  • energy recovery and renewable integration;
  • industrial and urban symbiosis.

 

RESEARCH METHODOLOGIES:

  • Constraint Programming (CP) and local search;
  • Mixed Integer Programming (MIP),
  • Simulation.

 

BEST PAPER AWARDS:

Burbidge Award in recognition of excellence in research by IFIP WG5.7 for the paper  “Sustainable storage assignment in AS/RSs” presented at the International Conference on Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS) 2010.

Applied Energy ICAE2013 Best Paper Award of Excellence for the paper "PCM-based energy recovery from Electric Arc Furnaces", Applied Energy, 2014, Vol. 136.

http://www.journals.elsevier.com/applied-energy/news/icae2013-best-paper...

Best Paper Award for an outstanding manuscript at the conference submission for the paper “Integrating industrial waste heat recovery into future sustainable Smart Energy Systems”, at the SDEWES 2018: 13th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems.

 

JOURNAL SPECIAL ISSUES

I'm currently guest editor of the special issue Energy transition and Hydrogen: challenges and opportunities for the journal Sustainability, to which I encourage submissions.

https://www.mdpi.com/journal/sustainability/special_issues/energy_transi...