andrea castelletti

publications

 

books

B2. Soncini Sessa, R., A. Castelletti and E. Weber (2007). Integrated and Participatory Water Resources Management. Theory, Elsevier, Amsterdam. ISBN: 978-0-444-53013-4.

  1. B1. Castelletti, A. and R. Soncini Sessa (Eds.) (2006). Topics on Systems Analysis and Integrated Water Resource Management, Elsevier, Amsterdam. ISBN: 978-0-08-044967-8.

articles

A33. Galelli, S., B.H. Greer,  H.R. Maier, A. Castelletti, G.C. Dandy, M.S. Gibbs, (2014) An evaluation framework for input variable selection algorithms for environmental data-driven models, Environmental Modelling and Software, accepted.

A32. Giuliani, M., A. Castelletti, F. Amigoni, and  X. Cai, (2014) Multiagent Systems and Distributed Constraint Reasoning for regulatory mechanism design in water management, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0000463

A31. Giuliani, M. J.D. Herman, A. Castelletti, and P.M. Reed,  (2014) Many-Objective Reservoir Policy Identification and Refinement to Reduce Institutional Myopia in Water Management, Water Resources Research, doi: 10.1002/2013WR014700.

A30. Schmitt R., S. Bizzi, and A. Castelletti, (2014) Characterizing fluvial systems at basin scale by fuzzy signatures of hydromorphological drivers in data-scarce environments, Geomorphology, doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2014.02.024.

A29. Surridge, B.W.J., S. Bizzi, and A. Castelletti, (2014) Coupling explanation and prediction in the modelling of hydroecological data, Environmental Modelling and Software, accepted.

A28. Castelletti, A.,  H. Yajima, M. Giuliani, R. Soncini Sessa, and E. Weber (2014),  Planning the optimal operation of a multi-outlet reservoir with water quality and quantity targets. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 140(4),  496-510.

A27. Pianosi, F., A. Castelletti, L. Mancusi, and E. Garofalo (2013), Improving flow forecasting by error correction modelling in altered catchment conditions, Hydrological Processes, 28(4), 2524-2534, doi:10.1002/hyp.9788.

A26. Galelli, S. and A. Castelletti (2013), Tree-based Iterative Input variable Selection for hydrological modelling, Water Resources Research, doi: 10.1002/wrcr.20339.

A25. Galelli, S. and A. Castelletti (2013), Assessing the predictive capability of randomized tree-based ensembles in streamflow modelling, Hydrology and Earth Systems Science, 17, 1-16.

A24. Giuliani, M. and A. Castelletti (2013), Assessing the value of cooperation and information exchange in large water resources systems by agent-based optimization, Water Resources Research, 49, doi: 10.1002/wrcr.20287.

A23. Castelletti, A., F. Pianosi, and M. Restelli  (2013),  A multiobjective reinforcement learning approach to water resources systems operation: Pareto frontier approximation in a single run. Water Resources Research,  49, doi: 10.1002/wrcr.20295.

A22. Fornarelli, R., S. Galelli, A. Castelletti,  J.P. Antenucci, and C. Marti (2013),  An empirical modeling approach to predict phytoplankton dynamics in a reservoir affected by inter-basin water transfers. Water Resources Research, 49(6), 3626–3641, doi: 10.1002/wrcr.20268

A22. Pianosi, F., A. Castelletti, and  M. Restelli (2013),  Tree-based fitted Q-iteration for multi-objective Markov decision processes in water resource management. Journal of Hydroinformatics, 15(2), 258-270.

A20. Anghileri, D., A. Castelletti,  F. Pianosi, R. Soncini Sessa, and E. Weber (2013),  Optimizing watershed management by coordinated operation of storing facilities. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 139(5), 492–500.

A19. Castelletti, A., S. Galelli, M. Ratto, R. Soncini Sessa, and P.C. Young (2012),  A general framework for Dynamic Emulation  Modelling (DEMo) in environmental problems. Environmental Modelling and Software, 34, 5-18.

A18. Fraternali, P., A. Castelletti, R. Soncini-Sessa, C. Vaca Ruiz, and A.E. Rizzoli (2012), Putting Humans in the Loop: Social Computing for Water Resources Management, Environmental Modelling and Software, 37, 68-77.

A17. Ratto, M., A. Castelletti, and A. Pagano (2012), Emulation techniques for the reduction and sensitivity analysis of complex environmental models,  Environmental Modelling and Software, 34, 1-4.

A16. Castelletti, A., F. Pianosi, X. Quach, and R. Soncini Sessa (2012), Assessing water resources management and development in Northern Vietnam. Hydrology and Earth System Science, 16, 189-199.

A15. Castelletti, A., S. Galelli, M. Restelli, and R. Soncini Sessa (2012), Data-driven dynamic emulation modelling for the optimal management of environmental systems. Environmental Modelling and Software, 34, 30-43.

A14. Castelletti, A., J.P. Antenucci, D. Limosani. X. Quach, and R. Soncini-Sessa (2011). Interactive response surface approaches using computationally intensive models for multiobjective planning of lake water quality remediation, Water Resources Research,  47, W09534.

A13. Castelletti, A., S. Galelli, M. Restelli, R. Soncini Sessa (2010). Tree-based reinforcement learning for optimal water reservoir operation. Water Resources Research, 46, W09507.

A12. Castelletti, A., A.V. Lotov, and R. Soncini Sessa (2010). Visualization-based multi-objective improvement of environmental decision-making using linearization of response surfaces. Environmental Modelling and Software, 25(12), 1552-1564.

A11. Yajima, H., Castelletti, A., and R. Soncini-Sessa, (2010). Optimal operation of the selective withdrawal system in Tono dam reservoir.  Annual Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, JSCE , 54.

A10. Castelletti, A., F. Pianosi, R. Soncini Sessa, and J.P. Antenucci (2010). A multi-objective response surface approach for improved water quality planning in lakes and reservoirs. Water Resources Research, 46, W06502, 16pp, doi:10.1029/2009WR008389.

A9. Castelletti, A., F. Pianosi,  and R. Soncini-Sessa  (2008). Water reservoir control under economic, social and environmental constraints. Automatica, 44(6): 1595–1607. doi: 10.1016/j.automatica.2008.03.003.

A8. Castelletti, A., F. Pianosi,  and R. Soncini-Sessa  (2008). Integration, participation and optimal control in water resources planning and management. Applied Mathematics and Computations. doi: 10.1016/j.amc.2007.09.069.

A7. Castelletti, A., F. Pianosi,  and R. Soncini-Sessa  (2008). Receding horizon control for water resources management. Applied Mathematics and Computations. doi: 10.1016/j.amc.2008.05.044.

A6. Castelletti, A., D. de Rigo, A.E. Rizzoli, R., Soncini-Sessa and E. Weber (2007). Neuro-Dynamic Programming for designing water reservoir network management policies, Control Engineering Practice. 15(8): 1001-1011.

A5. Castelletti, A. and R. Soncini-Sessa (2007). Bayesian Networks in water resources planning and management. Environmental Modelling & Software. 22(8): 1073-1074.

A4. Castelletti, A. and R. Soncini-Sessa (2007). Bayesian Networks and participatory modelling in water resource management. Environmental Modelling & Software. 22(8):1075-1088  (among Most Cited EMS articles).

A3. Castelletti, A. and R. Soncini-Sessa  (2007). Coupling real time control and socio-economic issues in participatory river basin planning. Environmental Modelling & Software. 22(8), 1114-1128.

A2. Castelletti, A. and R. Soncini-Sessa (2006). A procedural approach to strengthening integration and participation in water resources planning, Environmental Modelling & Software, 21(10):1455-1470.

A1. Soncini-Sessa, R., A. Castelletti and E. Weber (2003). A DSS for integrated planning and management of water reservoir systems, Environmental Modelling & Software, 18(5): 395-404.

chapters in books

C10. Castelletti, A., F. Pianosi, and R. Soncini-Sessa (2012), Stochastic and Robust Control of Water Resources Systems: Concepts, Methods and Applications. in (L. Wang and H. Garnier eds.) System Identification, Environmental Modelling,  and Control System Design,  Springer-Verlag, London, UK, pp. 383-401, Ch. 19.

C9. Becker, A., R.  Soncini-Sessa, A. Castelletti, F.F. Hattermann, P. Willems, P. Stalnacke, Y. Laurans, and W.J. de Lange (2009),How can models help implementing the Water Framework Directive? in (F.F. Hattermann and Z.W. Kundzewicz eds.). Water Framework Directive: Model supported Implementation: A Water Manager's Guide,  IWA Publishing, London, UK, pp. 11-54, Ch. 1.

C8. Becker, A., A. Castelletti, G.D. Gooch, F.F. Hattermann, S. Kaden, Z.W. Kundzewicz, Y. Laurans, S. Muhar, R. Soncini-Sessa, P. Stalnacke, and P. Willems (2009), Practical experiences from existing case studies and pilot river basins, in (F.F. Hattermann and Z.W. Kundzewicz eds.) Water Framework Directive: Model supported Implementation: A Water Manager's Guide, IWA Publishing, London, UK, pp. 99-222, Ch. 6.

C7. Castelletti, A., A. Nardini and R. Soncini-Sessa (2007). Decision making: a challenging task, in Integrated and participatory water resources management. Practice (by R. Soncini-Sessa et al.) Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp.1-30, Ch. 1.

C6. Betti, E. A. Castelletti, F.Cellina, R. Soncini-Sessa and E. Weber, Model identification, in  Integrated and participatory water resources management. Practice (by R. Soncini-Sessa et al.) Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp.139-178, Ch. 6.

C5. Betti, E. A. Castelletti, F.Cellina, R. Soncini-Sessa and E. Weber, The control problem,  in  Integrated and participatory water resources management. Practice (by R. Soncini-Sessa et al.) Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp.181-212, Ch. 7.

C4. Castelletti,A., F.Cellina, F. Pianosi and R. Soncini-Sessa, Criteria and Indicators, in Integrated and participatory water resources management. Practice (by R. Soncini-Sessa et al.) Elsevier, Amsterdam.

C3. Castelletti, A. and R. Soncini-Sessa (2006). A Participatory and Integrated Planning procedure for decision making in water resource systems, in Topics on System Analysis and Integrated Water Resource Management (by A. Castelletti and R. Soncini-Sessa), Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 3-23, Ch. 1, pp.69-104, Ch. 4.

C2. Young, P.C., A. Castelletti and F. Pianosi (2006). The Data-Based Mechanistic Approach in Hydrological Modelling, in Topics on System Analysis and Integrated Water Resource Management (by A. Castelletti and R. Soncini-Sessa), Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 27-48, Ch.2.

C1. Castelletti, A., F. Cellina, R. Soncini-Sessa and E. Weber (2006). Comprehensive Testing and Application of the PIP Procedure: the Verbano Project case study, in Topics on System Analysis and Integrated Water Resource Management (by A. Castelletti and R. Soncini-Sessa), Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 223-241, Ch. 12.

international conferences

I45. Caietti, S., S. Galelli, A. Goedbloed, A. Castelletti (2013),  Emulation modelling of salinity dynamics to inform real-time control of water quality in a tropical lake, MODSIM 2013, 1-6 December, Adelaide, AUS.

I44. Cozzi, L., S. Galelli, A. Castelletti (2013),  Numerical weather models as virtual sensors to data-driven rainfall predictions in urban catchments, MODSIM 2013, 1-6 December 2013, Adelaide, AUS.

I43. Giuliani, M., A. Castelletti, S. Galelli, R. Soncini-Sessa, and E. Weber (2013), Many-objective Operation of Selective Withdrawal Reservoirs Including Water Quality Targets, EWRI 2013, 19-23 May 2013, Cincinnati, OH.

I42. Mancusi, L. E. Garofalo, F. Pianosi, A. Castelletti, Improving streamflow prediction for run-of-river hydropower operation by error correction: the Aniene River case study, Proceedings of the 9th ICOLD European Club Symposium, Venice, 10-12 April,  2013.

I41. Fedorov, R.,  D. Martinenghi, M. Tagliasacchi and A. Castelletti (2013),  Exploiting User Generated Content for Mountain Peak Detection, 2nd International Workshop on Social Media for Crowdsourcing and Human Computation, May 1, Paris, France.

I40. Castelletti, A. and F. Pianosi (2012), Improved reservoir operation by hydroclimatic information, Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Hydroinformatics, 14-18 July, Hamburg, Germany.

I39. Castelletti, A., M. Giuliani, and R. Soncini-Sessa (2012), Multi-Agent Water Resources Management: Centralized vs Distributed Approach, Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Hydroinformatics, 14-18 July, Hamburg, Germany.

I38. Castelletti, A., S. Galelli, S. Caietti Marin, H. Eikaas (2012). Improved dynamic emulation modelling by time-series clustering: the case study of Marina Reservoir, Singapore, Proceedings of 6th Biennial meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, Leipzig, Germany, 1-5 July 2012.

I37.  Castelletti, A., F. Pianosi, L. Alberti, and G. Oberto (2012), Planning infrastructural measures for groundwater development in a coastal aquifer by Global Interactive Response Surfaces: the Nauru island case study, Proceedings of 6th Biennial meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, 1-5 July, Leipzig, Germany.

I36. Giuliani, M., A. Castelletti, F. Amigoni, and X. Cai (2012), Multi-agent optimization for distributed watershed management, Proceedings of 6th Biennial meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, 1-5 July, Leipzig, Germany.

I35. Castelletti, A, F. Pianosi, and M. Restelli  (2012), Tree-based Fitted Q-Iteration
for Multi-Objective Markov Decision Problems, Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, 10-15 July, Brisbane, Australia.

I34. Pianosi, F., A. Castelletti,  and M. Lovera (2012), Identification of a flow-routing model for the Red River network, Proceedings of 16th IFAC Symposium on System Identification (SYSID12), 11-13 July, Bruxelles, B.

I33. Yajima, H., A. Castelletti,  R. Soncini-Sessa, and E. Weber (2011), Optimal Operation of Selective Withdrawal System Using Fitted-Q Algorithm in a Reservoir, Proceedings of the 34th World Congress of the International Association for Hydro- Environment Research and Engineering: 33rd Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium and 10th Conference on Hydraulics in Water Engineering, 26 June-1 July, Brisbane, AUS.

I32. Castelletti, A., S. Galelli, M. Restelli, and R. Soncini-Sessa (2011), A data-driven Dynamic Emulation Modelling approach for the management of large, distributed water resources systems, MODSIM 2011, 12-16 December, Perth, AUS.

I31. Fornarelli, R., S. Galelli, J. Antenucci, and A. Castelletti (2011), Input variable selection for ecological modelling in inter-basin water transfer management, MODSIM 2011, 12-16 December, Perth, AUS.

I30. Castelletti, A.,  S. Galelli, M. Restelli, and R. Soncini-Sessa (2011), Dynamic Emulation Modelling of a 1D hydrodynamic ecological model: Tono dam case study, in Proceedings  of the 18th   IFAC World Congress, 28 August-2 September,  Milano, I.

I29. Castelletti, A.,  F. Pianosi, and M. Restelli (2011), Multi-Objective Fitted Q-Iteration: Pareto frontier approximation in one single run, in Proceedings of  the  IEEE  International  Conference  on  Networking,  Sensing  and  Control,  11-13 April,  Delft, NL.

I28. Castelletti, A.,  S. Galelli, M. Restelli, and R. Soncini-Sessa (2011),  Tree-based features selection for dimensionality reduction of large-scale control system, in Proceedings of 2011 IEEE Symposium on Adaptive Dynamic Programming and Reinforcement Learning, 11-15 April, Paris, F,.

I27. Castelletti, A.,  S. Galelli, A. Salvetti, and A. Ventimiglia (2010),  Extra-trees and feature ranking in rainfall-runoff modelling,  in Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Hydroinformatics,  7-11 September, Tianjin, CN.

I26. Castelletti, A., S. Galelli, M. Restelli, and R. Soncini-Sessa (2010), Fitted Q-iteration for the optimal operation of multi-purpose water reservoir, in Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Hydroinformatics,  7-11 September, Tianjin, CN.

I25. Castelletti, A., S. Galelli, and R. Soncini-Sessa (2010). A tree-based feature ranking approach to enhance emulation modelling of 3D  hydrodynamic-ecological models, in Proceedings 5th Biennial Meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (iEMSs) Ottawa, CA.

I24. Castelletti, A.,  D. Limosani, A.V. Lotov, X. Quach, R. Soncini-Sessa (2010) Response Surface approximation and Interactive Decision Maps for water quality planning, in Proceedings 5th Biennial Meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (iEMSs) Ottawa, CA.

I23. Castelletti, A., M. De Zaiacomo, S. Galelli, M. Restelli, P. Sanavia, R. Soncini-Sessa,  and J.P. Antenucci (2009), An emulation modelling approach to reduce the complexity of a 3D hydrodynamic-ecological model of a reservoir, in Proceedings of International Symposium on Environmental Software Systems (ISESS2009), October 2-9, Venice, I.

I22. Biasio, L., A. Castelletti, D. Limosani, F. Pianosi, R. Soncini-Sessa,  J.P. Antenucci (2009), Multi-objective design of water quality rehabilitation interventions by response surfaces, in Proceedings of the 18th World IMACS Congress and MODSIM09 International Congress on Modelling and Simulation. July 13–17, Cairns, AUS.

I21. Yajima, H. Castelletti, A., G. Garbarini, R. Soncini-Sessa (2009), Reinforcement learning control of selective withdrawal reservoirs accounting for both quality and quantity targets, Proceedings of the 18th World IMACS Congress and MODSIM09 International Congress on Modelling and Simulation. July 13–17, Cairns, AUS.

I20. Castelletti, A.,  F. Pianosi, R. Soncini-Sessa, and P.C. Young (2009), A DBM model for snow-melt simulation, Proceedings of 15th IFAC Symposium on System Identification (SYSID09), July 6-8, Saint-Malo, F.

I19. Castelletti, A., D. de Rigo, R. Soncini-Sessa, L. Tepsich and E. Weber (2008). On-line design of water reservoir policies based on inflow prediction, Proceedings of 17th IFAC World Congress, Seoul, KR, 6-11 July.

I18. Castelletti, A. and R. Soncini-Sessa (2008). A procedural approach to environmental sustainable, social acceptable and economic sound decision-making in water resources planning, Proceedings of 4th ECRR Conference, Venice, I, 16-21 June.

I17. Castelletti, A., F. Pianosi, V. Sachero and R. Soncini-Sessa (2006). TwoLe/P: a MODSS Implementing PIP Procedure for Participative Water Basin Planning, Proceedings 3rd International Symposium on Integrated Water Resources Management - IWRM. Bochum, D.

I16. Castelletti, A. and R. Soncini-Sessa (2005). Improving participation in water resource planning through bayesian belief networks: a case study in Central Italy, Proceedings of International Conference on Reservoir Operation and River Management (ICROM), Guangzhou and Three Gorges, China, 17-24 September.

I15. Castelletti, A., F. Pianosi, R. Soncini-Sessa and P.C. Young (2005). Data Based Mechanistic modelling of a snow affected basin, Proceedings 16th IFAC World Congress, Prague, Czech Republic, 4-8 July.

I14. de Rigo, D., A. Castelletti, A.E. Rizzoli, R. Soncini-Sessa, and E. Weber (2005). An improved technique for Neuro-Dynamic Programming applied to the Efficient and Integrated Water Resources Management, Proceedings 16th IFAC World Congress, Prague, Czech Republic, 4-8 July.

I13. Castelletti, A. and R. Soncini-Sessa (2005). Integrated and participatory water resource modelling through bayesian belief networks, Proceedings 12th IWRA World Water Congress, World Water Congress, New Delhi, India, 22-25 November.

I12. Castelletti, A. and R. Soncini-Sessa (2004). PIP: a Participatory and Integrated Planning procedure for decision making in water resource systems, IFAC Workshop on Modelling and Control of Water Resource Systems, Venice, Italy, 29 September - 1 October.

I11. Castelletti, A., F. Cellina, R. Soncini-Sessa and E. Weber (2004). The PIP procedure in the planning of lake Verbano, IFAC Workshop on Modelling and Control of Water Resource Systems, Venice, Italy, 29 September - 1 October.

I10. Castelletti, A., D. de Rigo, A.E. Rizzoli, R. Soncini-Sessa and E. Weber (2004). Neuro-Dynamic Programming for the efficient Integrated Water Resources Management, IFAC Workshop on Modelling and Control of Water Resource Systems, Venice, Italy, 29 September - 1 October.

I9. Castelletti, A., F.  Pianosi, R. Soncini-Sessa and P.C. Young (2004). DBM modelling in the upper Ticino river basin, IFAC Workshop on Modelling and Control of Water Resource Systems, Venice, Italy, 29 September - 1 October.

I8. Castelletti, A. and R. Soncini-Sessa (2003). The Verbano project, 2nd Harmoni-Ca WP3 workshop, Berlin, D, 7-9 January.

I7. Castelletti, A. and R. Soncini-Sessa (2003). An integrated and participatory decisional procedure for water system planning, 1st Catch-Mod Workshop, Amsterdam, NL, 16-17 September.

I6. Castelletti, A. and R. Soncini-Sessa (2003). Criteria, indexes and indicators, 1st Harmoni-Ca WP3 workshop, Berlin, D, 16-17 June.

I5. Castelletti, A., R. Soncini-Sessa and E. Weber (2002). A two-level DSS for participatory planning water reservoir systems, Policies and Tools for sustainable management in EU, MULINO-FEEM, Venice, I, November.

I4. Soncini-Sessa, R., A. Castelletti and E. Weber (2002). Participatory decision making in reservoir planning, (plenary lecture), Proceedings 1st Biennial Meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (IEMSS), Lugano, CH, 24-27 June.

I3. Weber, E., A.E. Rizzoli, R. Soncini-Sessa and A. Castelletti (2002), A lexicographic optimization in water resource planning: the case of lake Verbano, Italy, Proceedings 1st Biennial Meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (IEMSS), Lugano, CH, 24-27 June.

I2. Castelletti, A., G. Corani, A.E. Rizzoli, R. Soncini-Sessa, and E. Weber (2002). Reinforcement learning in the operational management of a water system, Proceedings IFAC Workshop on Modeling and Control in Environmental Issues, Keio University, Yokohama, J, 22-23 August, 2001.

I1. Soncini-Sessa, R., A. Castelletti, A.E. Rizzoli, and E. Weber (2002). New ideas in the design of water reservoir management policies (plenary lecture), Proceedings IFAC Workshop on Modelling and Control in Environmental Issues, Keio University, J, 22-23 August, 2001.