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Rossi Federica

Federica Rossi

Doctor in Agricultural Sciences. University of Bologna.
Senior Researcher at Italian National Research Council, Institute of Biometeorology (IBIMET) Bologna.


Vice President Commission Agricultural Meteorology- CAgM- Word Meteorological Organization.
Member of the Inter-Commission Coordination Group of the WMO Integrated Global Observing Systems WIGOS.
Member of the Management Group of the Commission for Agricultural Meteorology CAgM
Member of the Steering Committee of WAMIS/CAgM/WMO (World AgroMet Information Service)
Founding Member and Web Editor of the International Society for Agricultural Meteorology- INSAM
Member of the RAVI Working group on Climate and Hydrology- Task team Agrometeorology.
Expert evaluator European Community. FP7-People-ITN Marie Curie.
Italian Representative International Society Horticultural Science.
Member of the working group of Scientific experts of the European Food Safety Authority for the quality revision of the EFSA scientific outputs (2010-2013).
Editorial Board Italian Journal of Agrometeorology.

Vice Director Progetto Bandiera “La Fabbrica del Futuro”
Member Working Group “ Certificazione e accreditamento” Tecnopolo di Bologna”.
Member Steering Committee RIRAR Rete Italiana per Agricoltura Biologica
Member of the Italian Biofuel Platform
Member of the Consulting Regional Commission for the evaluation of coexistence of traditional and OGM products.
Member of the Scientific Committee Lab “Security Technology Innovation in Agro-food System”, High Technology Network Emilia Romagna
Member Working group CCPB Evaluation of impacts and renewable energy during life time of agro-food products and agro-energies.

International past activities

Leader Expert Team Techniques for Agro climatic Characterization and Sustainable Land Management. Commission for Agricultural Meteorology (2001-2005).
Chair of the Implementation Coordination team for Support Systems in Agriculture. WMO (2006-2010).
Chair IVX Commission Agricultural Meteorology- CAgM – IVX – New Delhi.(2006).

2009 Invited Expert Meetings of the Presidents of the Technical Commissions on Subject of Uncertainty Analyses (2009).
Invited Celebration 50th Anniversary Slovenian Meteorological Society  (2004) 2004
Invited Expert Team Weather, Climate and Farmers Geneva (2004).
Invited Expert Meeting on Potential information Technologies and tools for future WAMIS applications. Korea (2010).
Invited speaker International Seminar Global strategies for Adaptation to Changing Climate, Technological Advances in Agrometeorological Applications. Korea (2010)
Member  Evaluation Commission for the Norbert-Gerbier MUMM Award (2007- 2010) .
Invited Expert at the RA VI Conference on Social and Economic Benefits of weather, climate and water services. Lucerne (2011)
2011- Invited Expert Meeting on Integrated Soil and Crop Monitoring for Decision Making in Africa Fairfax, USA (2011)
Member Local organizing Committee International Symposium in Agricultural Meteorology Society of Agricultural Meteorology of Japan (SAMJ)- Osaka.2012
Member of the Commission Trump Award and Scientific Awards ISB in Agricultural and Forest  Meteorology, (2002).
National Delegate COST Action 718 Meteorological Applications for Agriculture. (2000-2005)
Italian National Delegate COST Action Impacts of Climate Change and Variability on European Agriculture - CLIVAGRI (2006-2010)
Principal Investigator Biatex 2 Subproject- EUROTRAC Project (1989-1995).
Member Scientific Committee International Conf. “Challenges and Opportunities in Agrometeorology”, Indian Meteorological Society, New Delhi (2009).
Scientific expert INTERREG 3B-Cadses Project 5C004 Agriculture and Climate Change: how to reduce human effects and threats (2005-2007)
Invited Expert within the EU Project RURALAND development players (2009).
Scientific Cooperation Projects CNR/CAS (Chinese Academy for Sciences) (2008)
Collaborator Alliances transanationnalies pour Mediteranèe de qualitè et d’excellence MEDOOC EUROMEDSYS. (2008-2009)
Coordinator IBIMET partnership at 7th FP RoK AGFORISE AgroFood clusters platform with common long-term research and innovation strategy towards economic growth and prosperity (2009-2012)

Some publication:

  1. Rossi F., Information systems as a tool in operational agrometeorology: In: Challenges and Opportunities in Agrometeorology. Edited by S.D. Attri, L.S. Rathore, M.V.K. Sivakumar, S.K. Dash. Publ:Springer ISBN:3642193595 (2011)
  2. Olesen J.E., ,Trnka M., , Kersebaum K.C , Skjelvagd A.O., Seguine B., Peltonen-Sainio P.,, Rossi F.,Kozyrah J., , Micale F..Impacts and adaptation of European crop production systems to climate change. European Journal of Agronomy. (2011)
  3. Georgiadis T., Nardino M., Rossi F.. Agroclimatic application of a simple methodology based on surface radiation measurements. IJAm (2011).
  4. Rossi F., Baraldi R., Nardino M., Rapparini F, Georgiadis T., Downscaling of ecophysiological information from natural communities to urban trees..IJAm (2011).
  5. Yi at al, 2010. Climate control of terrestrial carbon exchange across biomes and continents Environ. Res. Lett. 5 (2010)
  6. Yuan W., Liu S., Yu G., Bennegond g., Chen J., Davis K., Desai A., Goldestein A.H., Giannelle D., Rossi F., Suyer A.E., Verma S. Global estimates of evapotranspiration and gross primary production based onMODIS and global meteorology data Remote Sensing of Environment 114 (2010)
  7. Pernice F, Motisi A., Rossi F., Georgiadis T., Nardino M., Fontana G., Dimino G., Drago A. Micrometeorological and sap flow measurements of water vapour exchanges in olive: scaling up from canopy to orchard. Acta Hort. (2009).
  8. Rossi F. Spano D., Orlandini S., Maracchi G. Gli adattamenti degli impianti arborei a nuovi scenari climatici. In Le nuove frontiere dell’Arboricoltura italiana. DASI Perdisa Ed., (2007).
  9. Rossi F., Facini O., Georgiadis T, Nardino M.,, Seasonal CO2 fluxes and energy balance in a kiwifruit orchard. Ital. J. Agrometeorology (2007)
  10. Nardino, O.Facini, T.Georgiadis and F.Rossi, Canopy observations of a table grape vineyard: radiation balance, energy partitioning and CO2 fluxes. Acta Hortic.,(2007)
  11. Matzarakis A., Georgiadis T., Rossi.,. Thermal bioclimate anayses for Europe and Italy. Il Nuovo Cimento,(2008).
  12. Rossi F.. Orchard-atmosphere exchange processes and sustainable management. Vol 6: IPM and Sustainable Agriculture. University of Helsinki, Finland. (2005)
  13. Reichstein, Rey A., Freibauer A., Tenhunen J., Valentini R.,  Banza J., Casals P., Cheng Y, , Grunzweig J.M,  Irvine J., Joffre R., Law B.E., Loustau D., Miglietta F., Oechel W., Ourcival J.M., , Pereira J.S,. Peressotti A. Ponti F., Qi Y, Rambal S., Rayment M, Romanya Y., Rossi F., Tedeschi V., Tirone G., Xu M,  Yakir D, Modeling temporal and large-scale spatial variability of soil respiration from soil water availability, temperature and vegetation productivity indices Global Biochem Cycles (2003)
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