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Name, position in organization Gabriele Matteucci, Division Head, Dr
E-Mail gmatteucci@csaricerche.com
Phone +39 - 0541 - 791050
Fax +39 - 0541 - 791045
Web-site http://www.csaricerche.com
Department/Unit Project, Research and Development Division
Organization Name Gruppo CSA
Organization Type
  • SME
Organization Address Via Al Torrente, 22 - 47922 RIMINI - ITALY
Country
  • EU Country
Russian Federal District
  • n/a
COMPETENCES IN FP7 THEME "ENVIRONMENT (INCLUDING CLIMATE CHANGE)"
Other spheres of competence
Short description of the organization/department/research team Gruppo CSA is a private research institute based in Italy, that can be qualified as a SME, with about 120 employees and a turnover over 8 million euro per year. Gruppo CSA is active in several fields since 1985, including sustainability analysis, sampling, physico-chemical and microbiological determinations, research and consulting in the environmental, food farming, industrial safety, management system sectors and it has cooperated with national and international research centers, districts and city administrations and environmental protection agencies. The Project, Research and Development Division of Gruppo CSA has a long experience in developing and managing aquatic system studies (rivers, lakes, lagoons, groundwater, seas), with particular regard on marine coastal environment. In this context, our team has specific competences in research studies on biogeochemical processes at the sediment-water interface and their impacts on the aquatic system (e.g. benthic fluxes, bio-geochemical proxies, pore waters). We collaborate with several national and international Universities and Research Centres, in order to improve and manage the aquatic ecosystems.
Publications on the topic -Matteucci G., Riccio S., Rossini P., Sisti E., Bernucci M.E., Pari P., Benedettini M., Stanley C.C. (2010) Shoreline evolution trend connected to progressive construction of segmented defense structures (Rimini, North Adriatic Sea, Italy). GeoActa, Special Publication 3: 135-141. -Marotta L., L. Ceccaroni, G. Matteucci, P. Rossini, S. Guerzoni (2010). A Decision Support System in ICZM for protecting the ecosystems: integration with the Habitat directive. Journal of Coastal Conservation, DOI: 10.1007/s11852-010-0106-3. -Sparacino E., G. Matteucci, C. Mocenni. 2008. Management Strategy for Eutrophication and Anoxia Processes: Modeling and Simulation. COMSOL Conference, November 4-6 2008 Hannover Germany. Proceedings -Catalano G., G. Matteucci, P. Focaccia (2007). Determination of the sediment oxygen demand in different conditions of bottom current stress. GEOITALIA 2007, 6° Forum Italiano Di Scienze Della Terra. Rimini, 12-14 settembre, 2007. -Matteucci, G e Sisti E. Sustainable management of a highly urbanized coastal zone: preliminary studies on Rimini (ITALY). Ecologia, Limnologia ed Oceanografia:quale futuro per l'ambiente. XVIII Congresso dell’AIOL e XVII Congresso della SItE, Ancona 17-20 Settembre 2007. -Guerzoni S., P. Rossini, A. Sarretta, S. Raccanelli, G. Ferrari, E. Molinaroli (2007). POPs in the lagoon of Venice: budgets and pathways. Chemosphere, v. 67, pp. 1776-1785. -Matteucci, G., Zheng, Y., Pari, E., Ravaioli, M., Alvisi, F., Albertazzi, S. (2006). Redox sensitive elements as proxies for the anoxic events in the Northern Adriatic Sea. ADRIA 2006 - International Geological Congress On The Adriatic Area. Urbino, Italy 19 - 20 June, 2006. -Matteucci G., P. Rossini, S. Guerzoni, A. Arcangeli, P. Fonti, L. Langone, S. Miserocchi (2005). Trends of heavy metal pollution (Cd, Cu, Hg, Pb and Zn) in Ravenna salt-marsh (Italy), near petrochemical waste inputs. Hydrobiologia, v. 550, pp. 167-173. -De Falco G., P. Magni, L. M. H. Teräsvuori and G. Matteucci (2004). Sediment grain size and organic carbon distribution in the Cabras Lagoon (Sardinia, Western Mediterranean). Chemistry and Ecology, v. 20/1, pp. 367-377. -Matteucci G., P. Rossini, A. Arcangeli, G. De Falco, P. Fonti, S. Guerzoni (2001). Organic pollution in a Ramsar site (Piallassa Baiona, Northern Adriatic Sea). Annali di Chimica, v. 91, pp. 445-457.
Scientific keywords environmental pollution, marine and transitional environments, water, sediments
Participation in EU Framework Programme project NO
FP7 ENV Projects description
Participation in other European programmes projects YES
EU Programmes Projects description
Participation in relevant Russian projects NO
Russian Projects Description
Description of other previous and presernational cooperationent experience in International Cooperation Thanks to its experience and competences in research studies on biogeochemical processes at the sediment-water interface and their impacts on the aquatic system (e.g. benthic fluxes, bio-geochemical proxies, pore waters), Gruppo CSA developed and improved the following tools in the framework of national and European research projects: 1) Analytical methods for the determination of Redox Sensitive Element (RSE). RSEs contained in sediments showed to have a good potential as paleoenvironmental and historical proxies for the marine environment. 2) A core incubator to measure fluxes under temperature and hydrodynamic control, useful to simulate different environmental conditions (such as those induced by climate change). 3) In situ sediment-water interface flux measurements. 4) A Decision Supporting System (DSS) for the Adriatic Coastal Zone, in order to predict and manage hypoxia/anoxia events.
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