Marco is assistant professor in Industrial Mechanical Plants at the University of Bologna. He joined the Department of Industrial Engineering in 2007 and has both research and teaching experience. Marco’s research activities include sustainable sediment management, renewable energy generation, storage and distribution, and health and safety at work. He is author of more than 80 papers in peer-reviewed journals and relevant international conferences.
Articles By Marco Pellegrini
LIFE MARINAPLAN PLUS Project: Sustainable marine and coastal seabed management
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.