Marco is a professor at the Department of Cultural Heritage of the University of Bologna. Working in the fields of basic and applied marine ecology, environmental management and conservation, he has coordinated several research projects funded by the EU, ministries and private companies. Since 2020, Marco is Science Attaché at the Italian Embassy in Hanoi, Vietnam.
Articles By Marco Abbiati
In June 2019, the research team of the LIFE MARINAPLAN PLUS project began operating the first-of-a-kind demonstration plant installation at the harbour entrance of Marina di Cervia (Italy). Fulfilling the project’s objective to apply at industrial scale a reliable technology for the sustainable management of sediment in marine infrastructures, this technology prevents harbour silting through the use of submerged devices called ‘ejectors’ installed on the seabed.