Academic Position: Associate Professor in Hydraulic Constructions and Hydrology
Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering
University of Pavia
Office: Hydraulic Division (second floor)
Address: Via Adolfo Ferrata, 3 27100 Pavia – ITALY
Voice: +39 0382 985308
Fax: +39 0382 985589
Research area: Hydraulics, Flood propagation, hydraulic risk
Courses: Flood Propagation
Hydraulic Measurements ( in Italian)
Gabriella Petaccia received the M.S. degree in Environmental Engineering in 2000 from the University of Rome “La Sapienza” and the Ph.D. degree in 2004 in Civil Engineering from the University of Pavia, Italy. Since 2007 she is Professor Assistant at the Civil and Architecture Department of the University of Pavia.
She has been author and co-author of 14 journal referred papers and 36+ papers in peer-reviewed conference proceedings/book chapters (160+) citations. She teaches the Flood propagation and the Hydraulic Measurements Course at the Ciivil and Environmental Engineering Course.
The main research interests lie in the hydraulic risk assessment, the development of models for the propagation of natural and artificial flood waves, wood debris transport.