Marco Marani

Marco Marani

Professor of Eco-hydrology

Primary Appointment

Earth & Ocean Sciences Division

In The News


Pivato, M, Carniello, L, Gardner, J, Silvestri, S, and Marani, M. "Water and sediment temperature dynamics in shallow tidal environments: The role of the heat flux at the sediment-water interface." ADVANCES IN WATER RESOURCES 113 (March 2018): 126-140.
Finotello, A, Lanzoni, S, Ghinassi, M, Marani, M, Rinaldo, A, and D'Alpaos, A. "Field migration rates of tidal meanders recapitulate fluvial morphodynamics." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 115, no. 7 (February 2018): 1463-1468.
D’Alpaos, A, Ghinassi, M, Finotello, A, Brivio, L, Bellucci, LG, and Marani, M. "Tidal meander migration and dynamics: A case study from the Venice Lagoon." Marine and Petroleum Geology 87 (November 2017): 80-90.
Manoli, G, Huang, C-W, Bonetti, S, Domec, J-C, Marani, M, and Katul, G. "Competition for light and water in a coupled soil-plant system." Advances in Water Resources 108 (October 2017): 216-230.
Zhou, X, Marani, M, Albertson, J, and Silvestri, S. "Hyperspectral and Multispectral Retrieval of Suspended Sediment in Shallow Coastal Waters Using Semi-Analytical and Empirical Methods." Remote Sensing 9, no. 4 (April 2017): 393-393.

Recent Grants


ENVIRON 593: Independent Studies and Projects (ENVIRON 593: Independent Studies and Projects)
ENVIRON 899: Master's Project (ENVIRON 899: Master's Project)
EOS 710S: Bio-geomorphology: The Biophysical Processes Shaping the Earth's Surface (EOS 710S: Bio-geomorphology: The Biophysical Processes Shaping the Earth's Surface)
EOS 791: Independent Study (EOS 791: Independent Study)
EOS 393: Research Independent Study (EOS 393: Research Independent Study)


Ph.D., University of Padua (Italy) (1997)