Andrea Critto has Ph.D. in Environmental Science and is Lecturer in Environmental Risk Assessment and Environmental Impacts Related to Climate Change at the University Ca’ Foscari Venice with a long standing experience in coordination of multidisciplinary research groups, responsible of both interim and final project scientific reporting, including scientific communications at international conference.
Actively involved in international/national project proposals and development. He is member of SETAC Europe. Research activity on Environmental Risk Assessment associated with: formulation of Environmental Quality Standards and planning of environmental monitoring; development of Decision Support Systems for the integration of environmental, technological, economical and societal issues; climate change environmental impacts.
He was awarded with a scholarship from the Science & Technology Fellowship Programme in China (STF CHINA), supported by the European Parliament to build bridges between the EU and China in the Science & Technology domain, hosted by Chinese Research Academy of Environmental Sciences (CRAES, Beijing).
He is a foreign expert confirmed by the State Administration of Foreign Expert Affair of the People’s Republic of China.
He has more than 50 scientific publications in international refereed journals and books.
- Multi-risk assessment in mountain regions: A review of modelling approaches for climate change adaptation
- Alteration of freshwater ecosystem services under global change – A review focusing on the Po River basin (Italy) and the Red River basin (Vietnam)
- The temporal and spatial distribution characteristics of air pollution index and meteorological elements in Beijing, Tianjin and Shijiazhuang, China
- Modelling climate change impacts on nutrients and primary production in coastal waters