Europe nationals: Experimental and modeling investigation on the hydrological/hidraulic performance of blue roofs for sustainable urban drainage via EURAXESS

Università degli Studi di Catania

Catania, Italy 🇮🇹

Job Information

Organisation/Company: Università degli Studi di Catania

Research Field: Engineering

Researcher Profile: Recognised Researcher (R2), Leading Researcher (R4), First Stage Researcher (R1), Established Researcher (R3)

Country: Italy

Application Deadline: 15/02/2023 – 00:59 (UTC)

Type of Contract: To be defined

Job Status: Not Applicable

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?: Not funded by an EU programme

Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?: No

Offer Description

The research fellow will carry out experimental investigation on different types of blue roof. The experimentation will concern the analysis of the hydrological/hydraulic response of the different solutions during precipitation events and the search for the optimal set-up of blue roofs for runoff control in urban environment. Beside the experimental investigation, the research fellow will be involved in the implementation of numerical models for the simulation of the different types of system investigated. The described research is part of the activities of the project PRIN 2020 “Urban Resilience to Climate Change: to Activate Participatory Mapping and Decision Support Tool for Enhancing Sustainable Urban Drainage (URCA!)”.


Additional Information

Eligibility criteria

Eligible destination country/ies for fellows:

  • Italy

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Work Location(s)

Number of offers available: 1

Company/Institute: Università degli Studi di Catania

Country: Italy

Where to apply



City: Catania




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