Dr. Luigi Cimorelli

Assistant Professor
Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering,
University of Naples Federico II, Napoli, Italy
E-mail: luigi.cimorelli@unina.it

Research Interests:

  • Hydraulic and Hydrologic modeling;
  • Simplified and complete Flood Routing Models;
  • Optimal design and rehabilitation of urban or rural drainage networks;
  • Channels Network modeling;
  • Genetic Programming applications to Hydraulic and Hydrologic engineering;
  • Erosion and sediment transport;
  • Analytical solution of unsteady flow equations;

Recent Research Interests:

  • Pollutant Transport modeling;
  • Stream flow Time series modeling;
  • Hydrologic Systems identification trough frequency domain applications;
  • Artificial reservoirs modeling, control and management.

Recent Publications:

Palumbo, L. Cimorelli, C. Mucherino, C. Covelli & D.Pianese. (2013).  Optimal design of urban drainage networks, Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10286608.2013.820277.

L. Cimorelli, L. Cozzolino, C. Covelli, C. Mucherino, A. Palumbo, & D.Pianese – (2013) – Optimal design of rural drainage networks – ASCE – Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, Vol. 139, No. 2, p.137-144, February 1, 2013. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)IR.1943-4774.0000526.

L. Cimorelli, L. Cozzolino, R. Della Morte, D. Pianese – (2013) – An improved numerical scheme for the approximate solution of the Parabolic Wave model – Journal Of Hydroinformatics, Vol. 15(3) p.913-925, doi:10.2166/hydro.2013.130.

L. Cimorelli, L. Cozzolino, R. Della Morte, D. Pianese  (2014).  Analytical Solution of the linearized parabolic wave accounting for downstream boundary condition and uniform lateral inflows. Advances in water resources. Elsevier.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2013.11.003.

Cozzolino, L., Cimorelli, L., Covelli, C., Morte, R., and Pianese, D. (2014). ”Novel Numerical Approach for 1D Variable Density Shallow Flows over Uneven Rigid and Erodible Beds.” J. Hydraul. Eng., 140(3), 254–268.  ASCE, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)HY.1943-7900.0000821

Cozzolino L., Cimorelli L., Covelli C., Della Morte R., Pianese D. (2014). “A broad-crested weir boundary condition in Finite Volume Shallow-water numerical models.” CCWI2013 12th International Conference on Computing and Control for the Water Industry (Paper 0342). Procedia Engineering, Elsevier (In press).

D’Aniello, L. Cozzolino, L. Cimorelli, C. Covelli, R. Della Morte, D. Pianese. (2014)“One dimensional simulation of debris-flow phenomena by a second-order accurate propagation model”. The Third Italian Workshop on Landslides. Procedia Earth and Planetary Science. Elsevier (In press).

Cimorelli, L., Covelli, C., Cozzolino, L., Della Morte, R., Pianese, D. (2014). “Enhancing the efficiency of the automatic design of rural drainage networks”. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, ASCE. (accepted on December 2013).