Laucelli, Daniele B.
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I was born in Bari, the 28th of July 1973, and live there.
I'm currently assistant professor at the Politecnico di Bari (Technical University of Bari), at the Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture.
My academic history in short
National Scientific Qualification to Associate Professor in the Sector “08/AI - Idraulica, Idrologia, Costruzioni Idrauliche e Marittime” .
12/2008 - today
Researcher at the 2nd Engineering Faculty of the Politecnico of Bari.
01/2007 – 01/2010
Honorary Research Assistant at the School of Engineering, Computer Science and Mathematics University of Exeter, UK.
06/2005 – 06/2008
Research Fellow at the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department - Politecnico of Bari: project entitled "Management of hydraulic systems: evolutionary multi-objective optimization techniques and data-driven management of hydraulic systems."
01/2002 – 12/2004
PhD student in Environmental Engineering (XVII course) at the II Engineering Faculty of the Politecnico of Bari. Topic: data-driven modelling techniques applied to environmental hydraulic phenomena. Visiting Ph.D. student at the Strategic Research Department of the former WL|Delft Hydraulics (actually Deltares) in Delft (Netherlands), and at the Centre for Water Systems, University of Exeter (UK). PhD obtained on the 3rd May, 2005, thesis entitled "Environmental modelling by multi-objective techniques and neuro-evolutionary computing", supervisors: prof. Orazio Giustolisi, prof. Vladan Babovic (University of Singapore).
06/2000 – 09/ 2001
Research fellow at the Water Engineering Department - Politecnico of Bari, under the agreement between the Politecnico of Bari and Centraltubi SpA: experimental data acquisition and processing, preparing manuals and test reports.
Master degree in Civil Engineering at Politecnico of Bari: thesis about the hydrodynamics of urban drainage pipes with artificial internal macro-roughness.
My research activity
Principal investigator for the local RU “Advanced analysis tools for leakage management in urban water distri-bution networks.” - Programmi di Ricerca Scientifica di Rilevante Interesse Nazionale – PRIN2012 – National principal investigator: Dr. Silvia Meniconi.
Investigator in the local RU “Intercultural landscapes. Methodologies for benchmarking. Urban fabric and build-ing types in the Adriatic cross-border context.” - Programmi di Ricerca Scientifica di Rilevante Interesse Nazionale – PRIN2008 - MIUR. Principal investigator: Prof. Attilio Petruccioli.
Investigator in the local RU “Integrative Systems and the Boundary Problem – ISBP” - supported by the Euro-pean Union’s Framework Programme 6 - New and Emerging Science and Technology (NEST) Pathfinder initia-tive, NEST-2005-Path-CUL (Contract 043199), n. 043199/STREP/2007.
Investigator in the RU of DICA “Optimization of information-intensive processes: applications to the ICT and environment sectors” (PE106) – Regione Puglia, Explorative Projects.
Investigator in the local RU “Multi-objective evolutionary optimization and data-driven techniques for water system management” – Internationalization of the Italian University system: Interlink – MIUR (Prot. II04CHLB4D).
Since 2001, the research activity produced more than 80 scientific papers, including 24 articles on international peer-reviewed journals.
Member of the International Scientific Committee of the International Conference on Hydroinformatics – HIC since 2012
Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Hydroinformatics (IWA Publishing) since 2012
Reviewer for many international peer-reviewed journals, as for example the Journal of Hydroinformatics (IWA Publishing) and the Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management (ASCE).