Tiziano  Tirabassi


Institute of Atmospheric Sciences and Climate (ISAC)                                                                                          

National Council of Reserches (CNR)



Institute ISAC  of CNR

Via Gobetti, 101

I-40129 Bologna, Italy

Phone: +39 051 6399601

FAX  :  +39 051 6399658

e.mail: t.tirabassi_AT_isac.cnr.it   [BOT protection, replace _AT_ with @ ]



Doctoral degree in Physics  at the University of Bologna.


Present position

Research Director at CNR


Research Activity

Physics of the atmospheric boundary layer and air pollution modelling


Visiting scientist


Teaching Activities

·         Supervisor and  member of Examining Boards for the award of the Master and Ph.D  degree

·         In 1990 and 1994, director of two International Courses on mathematical diffusion models and the atmospheric boundary, held at the International Centre for Theoretical Physics in Trieste (ICTP).

·         From 2000 to 2005, Contract Professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Parma


Editorial Boards

·         Mondometano.

·         Physica Medica

·         Advances in Air Pollution Book Series, WIT Press (Southampton, UK).

·         Open Journal of Air Pollution


Scientific Advisory Committee

·         Air Pollution

·         Envirosoft

·         Coastal Environment

·         Applied Sciences and the Environment (ASE)

·         Worksop on Physics of the Planetary Boundary Layer and Dispersion Process Modelling

·         Workshop Brasileiro de Micrometeorologia

·         Mesoscale Processes in Atmosphere, Ocean and Environmental Systems

·         International Conference on Mathematics and Computational Methods Applied to Nuclear Science and Engineering (MC 2011)




Co-ordination and Responsibility in Research Programmes

Scientific co-ordinator in many research programmes and research contracts of CNR and in projects of international collaboration



During the research activities, he has produced one patent and over 300 publications, most of them in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings

Many publications are in Google Scholar: