List of Publications

Pubblicazioni su Rivista Internazionale – Peer Reviewed Journals

Perks, M. T., S. Fortunato Dal Sasso, A. Hauet, S. Pearce, S. Peña-Haro, F. Tauro, S. Grimaldi, B. Hortobágyi, M. Jodeau, J. Le Coz, I. Maddock, L. Pénard, and S. Manfreda, Towards harmonization of image velocimetry techniques for river surface velocity observations, Earth System Science Data Discussion, https://www.earth-syst-sci-data-discuss.net/essd-2019-133/, 2019. [pdf]

Baldwin, D., S. Manfreda, H. Lin, and E.A.H. Smithwick, Estimating root zone soil moisture across the Eastern United States with passive microwave satellite data and a simple hydrologic modelRemote Sensing11, 2013, (doi: 10.3390/rs11172013) 2019. [pdf]

Lazzari, M., M. Piccarreta, and S. Manfreda, The role of antecedent soil moisture conditions on rainfall-triggered shallow landslidesNatural Hazards Earth System Science Discussion, (doi: 10.5194/nhess-2018-371) 2019. [pdf]

Link, O., E. Mignot, S. Roux, B. Camenen, C. Escauriaza, J. Chauchat, W. Brevis, S. Manfreda, Scour at Bridge Foundations in Supercritical Flows: An Analysis of Knowledge Gaps, Water, 11(8), 1656; (https://doi.org/10.3390/w11081656), 2019. [pdf]

Tavares da Costa, R., S. Manfreda, V. Luzzi,  C. Samela, P. Mazzoli, A. Castellarin, S. Bagli, A web application for hydrogeomorphic flood hazard mappingEnvironmental Modelling and Software, (doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2019.04.010) 2019.  [pdf]

Manfreda, S., C. Samela, A DEM-based method for a rapid estimation of flood inundation depthJournal of Flood Risk Management, 12 (Suppl. 1):e12541, (doi: 10.1111/jfr3.12541) 2019. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., P. Dvorak, J. Mullerova,  S. Herban, P. Vuono,  J.J. Arranz Justel, M. Perks, Assessing the Accuracy of Digital Surface Models Derived from Optical Imagery Acquired with Unmanned Aerial SystemsDrones3(1), 15; (doi: 10.3390/drones3010015), 2019. [pdf]

Manfreda S., O. Link, A. Pizarro, The Theoretically Derived Probability Distribution of ScourWater, 10, 1520, (dot: 10.3390/w10111520), 2018. [pdf]

Manfreda S., C. Samela, A. Refice, V. Tramutoli, F. Nardi, Advances in Large Scale Flood Monitoring and DetectionHydrology, 5, 49, (doi: 10.3390/hydrology5030049) 2018. [pdf]

Dal Sasso, S. F., A. Pizarro, C. Samela, L. Mita, and S. Manfreda, Exploring the optimal experimental setup for surface flow velocity measurements using PTVEnvironmental Monitoring and Assessment, 190:460, (doi: 10.1007/s10661-018-6848-3) 2018. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., V. Iacobellis, A. Gioia, M. Fiorentino, and K. Kochanek, Impact of Climate on Hydrological ExtremesWater, 10(6), 802, (doi: 10.3390/w10060802) 2018. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., On the derivation of flow rating-curves in data-scarce environmentsJournal of Hydrogy, 562, 151-154 (doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2018.04.058) 2018. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., M. F. McCabe, P. E. Miller, R. Lucas, V. Pajuelo Madrigal, G. Mallinis, E. Ben-Dor, D. Helman, L. Estes, G. Ciraolo, J. Müllerová, F. Tauro, M. I. de Lima, J. L. M. P. de Lima, A. Maltese, F. Frances, K. Caylor, M. Kohv, M. Perks, G. Ruiz-Pérez, Z. Su, G. Vico, and B. Toth, On the Use of Unmanned Aerial Systems for Environmental MonitoringRemote Sensing, 10(4), 641; (doi:10.3390/rs10040641) 2018.  [pdf

Manfreda, S., Mita, L., S. F. Dal Sasso, C. Samela, L. Mancusi, Exploiting the Use of Physical Information for the Calibration of a Lumped Hydrological ModelHydrological Processes, 32(10), 1420-1433, (doi: 10.1002/hyp.11501) 2018.  [pdf]

Samela, C., R. Albano, A. Sole, S. Manfreda, A GIS tool for cost-effective delineation of flood-prone areasComputers, Environment and Urban Systems, 70, 43-52 (doi: 10.1016/j.compenvurbsys.2018.01.013), 2018.  [pdf]

Tauro, F., J. Selker, N. van de Giesen, T. Abrate, R. Uijlenhoet, M. Porfiri, S. Manfreda, K. Caylor, T. Moramarco, J.Benveniste, G. Ciraolo, L. Estes, A. Domeneghetti, M. T. Perks, C. Corbari, E. Rabiei, G. Ravazzani, H. Bogena, A.Harfouche, L. Brocca, A. Maltese, A. Wickert, C. Cudennec, T. Blume, R. Hut, and S. Grimaldi, Measurements and Observations in the XXI century (MOXXI): innovation and multidisciplinarity to disclose the hydrological cycleHydrological Sciences Journal, 63:2, 169-196, (doi: 10.1080/02626667.2017.1420191), 2018.  [pdf]

Pizarro, A., C. Samela, M. Fiorentino, O. Link, and S. Manfreda, BRISENT: An entropy-based model for bridge-pier scour estimation under complex hydraulic scenariosWater, 9(11), 889 (doi:10.3390/w9110889), 2017. [pdf]

Ruiz-Pérez, G., J. Koch, S. Manfreda, K.K. Caylor, F. Francés, Calibration of a parsimonious distributed ecohydrological daily model in a data scarce basin using exclusively the spatio-temporal variation of NDVIHydrology and Earth System Sciences, 21, 6235-6251, (doi: 10.5194/hess-21-6235-2017) 2017. [pdf]

Faridani, F., A. Farid, H. Ansari, S. Manfreda, A modified version of the SMAR model for estimating root-zone soil moisture from time series of surface soil moistureWater SA, Vol. 43 No. 3 July 2017 (doi: 10.4314/wsa.v43i3.14), 2017.  [pdf]

Albano, R., S. Manfreda, G. Celano, MYSIRR: Minimalist agro-hYdrological model for Sustainable IRRigation management – soil moisture and crop dynamicsSoftwareX, 6, 107–117, (doi: 10.1016/j.softx.2017.04.00), 2017. [pdf]

Samela, C., T.J. Troy, S. Manfreda, Geomorphic classifiers for flood-prone areas delineation for data-scarce environmentsAdvances in Water Resources,  102, 13-28, (doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2017.01.007), 2017. [pdf]

Samela C., S. Manfreda, T. J. Troy, 100-year geomorphic flood-prone areas for the continental U.S., Data in Brief, 12, 203-207, (doi: 10.1016/j.dib.2017.03.044), 2017. [pdf]

Baldwin, D., Manfreda, S., Keller, K., and Smithwick, E.A.H., Predicting root zone soil moisture with soil properties and satellite near-surface moisture data at locations across the United StatesJournal of Hydrology, 546, 393-404, (doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2017.01.020), 2017.  [pdf]

Gioia, A., S. Manfreda, V. Iacobellis, M. Fiorentino, Comparison of different methods describing the peak runoff contributing areas during floodsHydrological Processes, 31(11), 2041-2049 (doi: 10.1002/hyp.11169), 2017.  [pdf]

Pizarro, A., B. Ettmer, S. Manfreda, A. Rojas, and O. Link, Effective Flow Work for Estimation of Pier Scour under Flood WavesJournal of Hydraulic Engineering, 06017006-1-7, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)HY.1943-7900.0001295), 2017.  [pdf]

Manfreda, S., K. K. Caylor, S. Good, An Ecohydrological framework to explain shifts in vegetation organization across climatological gradientsEcohydrology, 10(3), 1-14, (doi: 10.1002/eco.1809), 2017. [pdf]

Link, O., C. Castillo, A. Pizarro, A. Rojas, C. Escauriaza, B. Ettmer, S. Manfreda, A Model for Local scour during Flood Waves, Journal of Hydraulic Research, 55(3), 310-323, (doi: 10.1080/00221686.2016.1252802), 2016.  [pdf]

Faridani, F., A. Farid, H. Ansari, and S. Manfreda, Estimation of the root-zone soil moisture using passive microwave remote sensing and SMAR modelJournal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, 04016070, 1-9, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)IR.1943-4774.0001115), 2016. [pdf]

D’Addabbo, A., A. Refice, G. Pasquariello, F. Lovergine, D. Capolongo and S. Manfreda, A Bayesian Network for Flood Detection Combining SAR Imagery and Ancillary DataIEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 54(6), 3612 -3625, (doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2016.2520487), 2016.  [pdf]

Samela, C., S. Manfreda, F. De Paola, M. Giugni, A. Sole, M. Fiorentino, DEM-based approaches for the delineation of flood prone areas in an ungauged basin in AfricaJournal of Hydrologic Engineering, 21(2), (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0001272), 2016.  [pdf

Calamita, G., A. Perrone, L. Brocca, B. Onorati, S. Manfreda,  Field test of a multi-frequency electromagnetic induction sensor for soil moisture monitoring in southern Italy test sitesJournal of Hydrology529(1), 316–329, (doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.07.023), 2015.  [pdf]

Manfreda, S., C. Samela, A. Gioia, G. Consoli, V. Iacobellis, L. Giuzio, A. Cantisani, A. Sole, Flood-Prone Areas Assessment Using Linear Binary Classifiers based on flood maps obtained from 1D and 2D hydraulic modelsNatural Hazards, 79 (2), 735-754, (doi: 10.1007/s11069-015-1869-5), 2015. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., F. Nardi, C. Samela, S. Grimaldi, A. C. Taramasso, G. Roth and A. Sole, Investigation on the Use of Geomorphic Approaches for the Delineation of Flood Prone AreasJournal of Hydrology, 517, 863-876, (doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.06.009), 2014. [pdf]

Gioia, A., S. Manfreda, V. Iacobellis, M. Fiorentino, Performance of a theoretical model for the description of the water balance and runoff dynamics in Southern ItalyJournal of Hydrologic Engineering, 19(6), 1113-1123, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0000879), 2014. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., L. Brocca, T. Moramarco, F. Melone, and J. Sheffield, A physically based approach for the estimation of root-zone soil moisture from surface measurementsHydrology and Earth System Sciences,  18, 1199-1212, (doi:10.5194/hess-18-1199-2014), 2014. [pdf

Manfreda, S., K.K. Caylor, On The Vulnerability of Water Limited Ecosystems to Climate ChangeWater, 5(2), 819-833; (doi:10.3390/w5020819), 2013. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., The Water Management in the Present Century, Hydrology Current Research, 4:1 (doi: 10.4172/2157-7587.1000e105), 2013. [pdf]

Manfreda, S. and Sole, A. Closure to “Detection of Flood-Prone Areas Using Digital Elevation Models” by Salvatore Manfreda, Margherita Di Leo, and Aurelia SoleJournal of Hydrologic Engineering, 18(3), 362-365, (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0000693), 2013.  [pdf]

Gioia, A., V. Iacobellis, S. Manfreda, and M. Fiorentino, Influence of infiltration and soil storage capacity on the skewness of the annual maximum flood peaks in a theoretically derived distributionHydrology and Earth System Sciences, 16, 937-951, (doi:10.5194/hess-16-937-2012), 2012. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., T. Lacava, B. Onorati, N. Pergola, M. Di Leo, M. R. Margiotta, and V. Tramutoli, On the use of AMSU-based products for the description of soil water content at basin scaleHydrology and Earth System Sciences, 15, 2839-2852, (doi:10.5194/hess-15-2839-2011), 2011. [pdf

Manfreda, S., M. Di Leo, A. Sole, Detection of Flood Prone Areas using Digital Elevation ModelsJournal of Hydrologic Engineering, 16(10), 781-790  (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0000367), 2011.  [pdf]

Iacobellis, V., A. Gioia, S. Manfreda, M. Fiorentino, Flood quantiles estimation based on theoretically derived distributions: regional analysis in Southern ItalyNatural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 11, 673-695, (doi:10.5194/nhess-11-673-2011), 2011. [pdf]

Fiorentino, M., A. Gioia, V. Iacobellis, and S. Manfreda, Regional analysis of runoff thresholds behaviour in Southern Italy based on theoretically derived distributionsAdvances in Geosciences, 26, 139-144, (doi:10.5194/adgeo-26-139-2011), 2011. [pdf]

Iacobellis, V., M. Fiorentino, A. Gioia, S. Manfreda, Best Fit and Selection of Theoretical Flood Frequency Distributions Based on Different Runoff Generation MechanismsWater, 2(2), 239-256, (doi:10.3390/w2020239), 2010. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., K. Smettem, V. Iacobellis, N. Montaldo, M. Sivapalan, Preface of the special issue: Coupled Ecological-Hydrological ProcessesEcohydrology, 3, 131-132, (doi: 10.1002/eco.131), 2010. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., T.M. Scanlon, K.K. Caylor, On the importance of accurate depiction of infiltration processes on modelled soil moisture and vegetation water stressEcohydrology, 3, 155-165, (doi: 10.1002/eco.79), 2010. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., Ecohydrology: a New Interdisciplinary Approach to Investigate on Climate-Soil-Vegetation InteractionsAnnals of Arid Zones, 48 (3 & 4), 219-228, (ISSN: 0570-1791), 2009. [pdf]

Gigante V., P. Milella, V. Iacobellis, S. Manfreda, and I. Portoghese, Influences of Leaf Area Index estimations on the soil water balance predictions in Mediterranean regionsNatural Hazard and Earth System Sciences, 9, 979-991, (doi:10.5194/nhess-9-979-2009), 2009. [pdf] 

Carone, M.T., T. Simoniello, S. Manfreda, G. Caricato, Watershed influence on fluvial ecosystems: a methodology for river water quality managementEnvironmental Monitoring and Assessment, 152(1-4), 327-342, (doi: 10.1007/s10661-008-0319-1), 2009. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., Runoff Generation Dynamics within a Humid River BasinNatural Hazard and Earth System Sciences, 8, 1349-1357, (doi:10.5194/nhess-8-1349-2008), 2008. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., M. Fiorentino, A Stochastic Approach for the Description of the Water Balance Dynamics in a River BasinHydrology and Earth System Sciences, 12, 1189-1200, (doi:10.5194/hess-12-1189-2008), 2008.  [pdf]

Gioia, A., V. Iacobellis, S. Manfreda, M. Fiorentino, Runoff thresholds in derived flood frequency distributionsHydrology and Earth System Sciences, 12, 1295-1307, (doi:10.5194/hess-12-1295-2008), 2008. [pdf]

Sofo, A., S. Manfreda, B. Dichio, M. Fiorentino, C. Xiloyannis, The Olive Tree: a Paradigm for Drought Tolerance in Mediterranean Climates, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 12, 293-301, (doi:10.5194/hess-12-293-2008), 2008. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., D.R. Cox, V. Isham, A. Porporato, I. Rodríguez-Iturbe, Reply to the Comment by S. Nadarajah on “Space-time modeling of soil moisture: Stochastic rainfall forcing with heterogeneous vegetation”Water Resources Research, 43, W10602, (doi:10.1029/2007WR006378), 2007. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., M. McCabe, E.F. Wood, M. Fiorentino and I. Rodríguez-Iturbe, Spatial Patterns of Soil Moisture from Distributed ModelingAdvances in Water Resources, 30(10), 2145-2150, (doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2006.07.009), 2007. [pdf]

Fiorentino, M., S. Manfreda, V. Iacobellis, Peak Runoff Contributing Area as Hydrological Signature of the Probability Distribution of FloodsAdvances in Water Resources, 30(10), 2123-2134, (doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2006.11.017), 2007.  [pdf]

Gioia, A., V. Iacobellis, S. Manfreda, M. Fiorentino, Influence of Climatic and Soil Factors on Flood Frequency Distributions in Southern ItalyWSEAS transactions on Environment and Development, 3(1), 14-23, (ISSN 1790-5079), 2007.

Fiorentino, M., A. Gioia, V. Iacobellis, S. Manfreda, Analysis on flood generation processes by means of a continuous simulation modelAdvances in Geosciences, 7, 231-236, (SRef-ID: 1680-7359/adgeo/2006-7-231), 2006. [pdf]

Manfreda, S. and I. Rodrìguez-Iturbe, On the Spatial and Temporal Sampling of Soil Moisture FieldsWater Resources Research, 42, W05409, (doi:10.1029/2005WR004548), 2006. [pdf]

Rodríguez-Iturbe, I., V. Isham, D.R. Cox, S. Manfreda, A. Porporato, Space-time modeling of soil moisture: stochastic rainfall forcing with heterogeneous vegetationWater Resources Research, 42, W06D05, (doi:10.1029/2005WR004497), 2006. [pdf]

Isham, V., D.R. Cox, I. Rodríguez-Iturbe, A. Porporato, S. Manfreda, Representation of Space-Time Variability of Soil MoistureProceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, 461(2064), 4035-4055, (doi:10.1098/rspa.2005.1568), 2005. [pdf]

Caylor, K.K., S. Manfreda, I. Rodríguez-Iturbe, On the Coupled Geomorphological and Ecohydrological Organization of River BasinsAdvances in Water Resources, 28(1), 69-86, (doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2004.08.013), 2005.  [pdf]

Scanlon, T.M., K.K. Caylor, S. Manfreda, S.A. Levin, I. Rodríguez-Iturbe, Dynamic Response of Grass Cover to Rainfall Variability: Implications the Function and Persistence of Savanna EcosystemsAdvances in Water Resources, 28(3), 291-302, (doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2004.10.014), 2005.  [pdf]

Manfreda, S., M. Fiorentino, V. Iacobellis, DREAM: a Distributed model for Runoff, Evapotranspiration, and Antecedent Soil Moisture SimulationAdvances in Geosciences, 2, 31-39, (SRef-ID: 1680-7359/adgeo/2005-2-31), 2005. [pdf]

Peer Reviewed Articles in Italian

Dal Sasso, S.F., S. Manfreda, G. Capparelli, P. Versace, C. Samela, G. Spilotro, M. Fiorentino, La pericolosità idraulica e geologica della regione Basilicata, L’Acqua, 3, 77-85, 2017. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., F.R. Dibernardi, L. Mita, S.F. Dal Sasso, M.V. Mininni, A. Bixio, A. Conte, R. Ermini, M. Fiorentino, La gestione delle risorse idriche nella città dei Sassi (Matera), L’Acqua, 3, 39-46, 2016. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., Mancusi, L., Previsione idrologica per la produzione idroelettrica, L’Acqua, 4, 41-48, 2013. [pdf]

Pizzolla, T., A. Acampora, S. Manfreda, Effetti legati alla morfologia nella stima della Radiazione Solare globale e dell’Evapotraspirazione potenziale, L’Acqua, 2, 45-53, 2012. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., A. Sole, e M. Fiorentino, Valutazione del pericolo di allagamento sul territorio nazionale mediante un approccio di tipo geomorfologico, L’Acqua, 4, 43-54, 2007. [pdf]

Books

Manfreda, S., Aurelia, S., De Costanzo, G., Le precipitazioni estreme in BasilicataUniversosud, pp.146, (ISBN: 978-88-99432-03-4), 2015. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., V. Iacobellis, M. Fiorentino, Appunti di idrologia superficialeAracne Editrice, pp. 176, (ISBN: 978-88-548-3203-9), 2010. [Link]

Manfreda, S., L. Giuzio, V. Iacobellis, A. Sole, Guida tecnica al calcolo delle portate al colmo di piena, (con software) Errecci Editore, pp. 57, (ISBN: 978-88-89970-61-4), 2011.  [pdf]

Articles on Magazines

Manfreda, S., M.F. McCabe. Emerging earth observing platforms offer new insights into hydrological processesHydrolink, 1, 8-9, 2019.  [pdf]

Manfreda, S. The Challenge Of River Basin MonitoringScience Trends, 2018. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31988/SciTrends.26632

Edited Book

Mancini, I.M., S. Manfreda (Editors), Proceedings of the XXIII Ph.D. Course in methods and technologies for the environmental monitoringErrecci Editore, pp. 137, (ISBN: 978-88-89970-60-7), 2011.

Datasets 

Samela, C., T. Troy, S. Manfreda, 100-year flood susceptibility maps for the continental U.S. derived with a geomorphic method, University of Basilicata. Dataset (DOI: 10.4121/uuid:4dc7ef9f-80d0-4b78-8161-ca35f215d547), 2017.

Book Chapters (Peer reviewed)

Manfreda,S., S. F. Dal Sasso, A. Pizarro, F. Tauro, Chapter 10: New Insights Offered by UAS for River Monitoring, Applications of Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Best Practices and Case Studies, CRC Press,Taylor & Francis Grous, 211, 2019.

Fiorentino, M., A. Gioia, S. Manfreda, V. Totaro, V. Iacobellis, Impatto del clima sugli eventi idrologici estremi, Editoriale Bios, 2019.

Sole, A., R. Albano, C. Samela, I. Craciun, A. Perrone, S. Manfreda and A. Ozunu, Large scale flood risk mapping: an application over Romania, Editoriale Bios, 2019.

Fiorentino, M., A. Gioia, S. Manfreda, V. Iacobellis, Confronto di differenti metodologie per la determinazione dell’area contribuente al picco di piena, Tecniche per la Difesa dall’Inquinamento, Editoriale Bios, 2018. 

Manfreda, S., C. Samela, T.J. Troy, The use of DEM-based approaches to derive a priori information on flood-prone areas, in Flood monitoring through remote sensing edited by A. Refice, A. D’Addabbo, D. Capolongo, Springer Remote Sensing/Photogrammetry, pp 61-79, 2018.

D’Addabbo, A., A. Refice, D. Capolongo, G. Pasquariello, and S. Manfreda, Data fusion through Bayesian methods for flood monitoring from remotely sensed data, in Flood monitoring through remote sensing edited by A. Refice, A. D’Addabbo, D. Capolongo, Springer Remote Sensing/Photogrammetry, pp 181-208, 2018.

Sole, A., C. Samela, A. Cantisani, L. Giuzio, S. Manfreda, Stima delle aree inondabili mediante metodi geomorfologici e modellazione idraulica mono e bi-dimensionale: applicazione al Fiume Bradano, Tecniche per la Difesa dall’Inquinamento, Editoriale Bios, 2015. 

Fiorentino, M., S. Manfreda, Confronto fra i tempi di ritorno di piogge e portate di rilevante entità, Tecniche per la Difesa dall’Inquinamento, Editoriale Bios, 2011.

Fiorentino, M., S. Manfreda, M.R. Margiotta, B. Onorati, Risultati delle indagini sperimentali condotte sul bacino Fiumarella di Corleto, Tecniche per la Difesa dall’Inquinamento, Editoriale Bios, pp. 167-178, 2010.

Manfreda, S., L. Giuzio, L. Giosa, B. Onorati, A. Sole, V.A. Copertino, Utilizzo di tecniche GIS per la delineazione di aree di inondazione nei tronchi incisi, alluvionati e incassati di un corso d’acqua: sviluppo di un metodo geomorfologico applicato al bacino del fiume Basento, in Catalogo di morfologie fluviali ed instabilità idrodinamiche nei corsi d’acqua di V.A. Copertino, G. Scavone, V. Telesca, Editoriale Bios, pp. 679-694, (ISBN: 978-88-6093-061-3), 2009. 

Manfreda, S., A. Sole, M. Fiorentino, Can the basin morphology alone provide an insight on floodplain delineation?, on Flood Recovery Innovation and Response (edited by C.A. Brebbia), WITpress, 47-58, 2008. [Link]

Manfreda, S. and M. Fiorentino, Flood Volume Estimation and Flood Mitigation: Adige river basin, in “Mountains: Sources of Water, Sources of Knowledge”, Series: Advances in Global Change Research, Vol. 31 Ed. by Ellen Wiegandt, pp. 243-264, (ISBN:978-1-4020-6747-1) 2008.  [Link]

Fiorentino, M., D. Carriero, V. Iacobellis, S. Manfreda, I. Portoghese, MEDCLUB – starting line and first activities, In: Predictions in Ungauged Basins: Promises and Progress edited by Murugesu Sivapalan, Thorsten Wagener, Stefan Uhlenbrook, Erwin Zehe, Venkat Lakshmi, Xu Liang, Yasuto Tachikawa & Praveen Kumar,  IAHS Publ. 303, (ISBN 1-901502-48-1), 2006. 

Carone, M.T., S. Manfreda, T. Simoniello, & M. Macchiato, Localization of Buffer Strips by using IFF Field Data and Landsat-TM Satellite Data, Proceedings of River Basin Management III,  WITPress, Vol. 83: 193-201, 2005. [Link]

Carone, M.T. and S. Manfreda, A model devoted to study the ecological restoration of fluvial habitats: a case study, first results, Water Pollution VII:  Modelling, Measuring and Prediction (edited by C.A. Brebbia), WITpress, pp. 3-12, (ISBN 1-85312-976-3), 2003. [Link]

Manfreda, S., D. Carriero, V. Iacobellis, A. Sole & M. Fiorentino, The Effects of Soil Properties on Floods in the Agri Basin (Southern Italy), River Basin Management II (edited by C.A. Brebbia), WITpress, pp. 321-330, (ISBN 1-85312-966-6), 2003. 

Proceedings of International Conferences

Pizarro, A., Caterina Samela, Silvano Dal Sasso, Mauro Fiorentino, Oscar Link, and Salvatore Manfreda, Considerations on Bridge-pier design: Past versus Future practices, Meeting Anidis, Pistoia, 2017.

Gonzalez, W., R. Ermini, S. Manfredaa, Types of Dwellings and Spatial Distribution of the Indigenous Communities of Wayuu of the Guajira, Meeting Anidis, Pistoia, 2017.

Pizarro, A., Manfreda, S., Link, O., Socavación de puentes frente a diferentes condiciones hidráulicas, XII International conference on structural repair and rehabilitation: CINPAR 2016 (26th – 29th October, Porto, Portugal).

Faridani, F., A. Farid, H. Ansari, S. Manfreda, Estimation of the root-zone soil moisture using passive microwave remote sensing and SMAR model, Proceedings of Mediterranean Forum on Water Resources (Matera – October 18-22, 2015), SIRIS, 2016.

D’Addabbo, A., A. Refice, G. Pasquariello, F. Lovergine, S. Manfreda, Following Flood Dynamics by SAR/Optical Data Fusion, 2016 IEEE Workshop on Environmental, Energy, and Structural Monitoring Systems (EESMS), 2016.

Refice, A., A. D’Addabbo, G. Pasquariello, F.P. Lovergine, D. Capolongo, S. Manfreda, Towards high-precision flood mapping: multi-temporal SAR/INSAR data, bayesian inference, and hydrologic modeling, IGARSS 2015.

Manfreda, S., Samela, C., Sole, A., and Fiorentino, M., Flood-Prone Areas Assessment Using Linear Binary Classifiers based on Morphological Indices, Second International Conference on Vulnerability and Risk Analysis and Management (ICVRAM2014) & Sixth International Symposium on Uncertainty Modelling and Analysis (ISUMA2014), University of Liverpool, UK, 13-16 July 2014, pp. 2002-2011 (doi: 10.1061/9780784413609.201). [pdf]

Refice, A., G. Pasquariello, A. D’Addabbo, F. Bovenga, R. Nutricato, D. Capolongo, A. Lepera, L. Pietranera, S. Manfreda, A. Cantisani, A. Sole, Inundation monitoring through high-resolution SAR/InSAR data and 2D hydraulic simulations, Towards Horizon 2020 Editor R. Lasaponara, EARSeL, 2013.

Manfreda, S., T. Pizzolla, K.K. Caylor, Modeling Vegetation Patterns in Semiarid Environment, Procedia Environmental Science, 19, 168-177, (doi: 10.1016/j.proenv.2013.06.019) 2013. [pdf]

Manfreda, S., M. Fiorentino, C. Samela, M. R. Margiotta, L. Brocca, T. Moramarco, A physically based approach for the estimation of root-zone soil moisture from surface measurements: application on the AMMA database, Hydrology Days, 47-56, 2013. [pdf]

Fiorentino, M., V. Iacobellis, A. Gioia, S. Manfreda, Flood Disaster and Mitigation – General Lecture, 1st Indo-Italian Workshop on Advances in Fluvial hydraulics and Water Resources Development and Management Pune, 15-16 Settembre 2011.

Di Leo, M., V. Iacobellis, T. Lacava, S. Manfreda, M. R. Margiotta, B. Onorati, N. Pergola, V. Tramutoli, Exploring the potential of AMSU-based soil wetness indices for the description of soil water content over the experimental basin of Corleto (Potenza, Basilicata Region), 3rd International Meeting on Meteorology and Climatology of the Mediterranean – IMCM 2011.

Acampora, A., T. Pizzolla, S. Manfreda, Effects of Morphology on Solar Radiation and Evapotranspiration, 3rd International Meeting on Meteorology and Climatology of the Mediterranean – IMCM 2011.

Onorati, B., M.R. Margiotta, D. Carriero, S. Manfreda, M. Fiorentino, Experimental Evidence on Runoff Generation Mechanisms, Variability in space and time of extreme rainfalls, floods and droughts, Proceedings of the AMHY-FRIEND International Workshop on Hydrological Extremes, held at University of Calabria, Cosenza (Italy), June 6-8, 2007, publication in 2009. 

Manfreda, S., K.K. Caylor, T.M. Scanlon, Infiltration Processes and Soil Moisture Dynamics, Proc. Int. Conf. on Water, Environment, Energy and Society (WEES, 12-16 January 2009, New Delhi) organized by NIH Roorkee, M/s AlliedPublishers Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi, 2009. 

Onorati, B., S. Manfreda, V. Telesca, D. Carriero, G. Celano and M. Fiorentino, A monitoring campaign of soil moisture along a hillslope transect of the experimental basin of Corleto, Proc. of the 3rd IASME/WSEAS Int. Conf. on Energy, Environment, Ecosystems and Sustainable Development, pp. 606-611, (ISBN: 978-960-8457-88-1), 2007. 

Manfreda, S., A. Sole, F. Sdao, Hydrogeological Water Balance in a Carbonate Hydro-Structure, Proceedings of 2nd IASWE/WSEAS International Conference on Water Resources, Hydraulics & Hydrology (WHH ’07), 216-222, (ISBN: 978-960-8457-70-6), 2007.  

Gioia, A., V. Iacobellis, S. Manfreda, M. Fiorentino, Climate and Soil Controls on Flood Frequency, Proceedings of 2nd IASWE/WSEAS International Conference on Water Resources, Hydraulics & Hydrology (WHH ’07), 223-230, (ISBN: 978-960-8457-70-6), 2007.  

Carriero, D., S. Manfreda, M. Fiorentino, Snowmelt processes within the experimental basin of “Fiumarella of Corleto”, International Workshop on Hydrological Extremes AMHY-FRIEND group: “Observing and modelling exceptional floods and rainfalls” edit by E. Ferrari and P. Versace, pp. 201-212, 2006. 

Manfreda, S., G. Di Santo, V. Iacobellis, M. Fiorentino, A Regional Analysis of Rainfall Pattern in Southern Italy, Proceedings of 4rd EGS Plinius Conference on Mediterranean Storms, CD, 2002. 

Manfreda, S., M. Fiorentino, F. De Smedt, An Investigation on Flood Generation Mechanisms by Coupling Distributed Models at Different Time Scales, Proceedings of 3rd EGS Plinius Conference on Mediterranean Storms, held at Baja Sardinia, Italy, October 2001, Pubbl. CNR-GNDCI n. 2560, pp. 309-314, 2002. 

Proceedings of National Conference

Samela, C., R.Albano, A. Sole and S. Manfreda, Geomorphic Flood Area (GFA) Tool: a QGIS Plugin for a Cost-Effective Delineation of the Flood-Prone Areas, IDRA2018.

Manfreda, S., L. Giuzio & M. Bancheri, Validation of flow rating-curves in data-scarce environments, IDRA2018.

Dal Sasso, S. F., S. Manfreda, Ottimizzazione delle tecniche PTV per la stima della velocità superficiale nei corsi d’acqua, IDRA2018.

Tavares da Costa, R., S. Manfreda, P. Mazzoli, A. Castellarin, C. Samela & S. Bagli, Pan-European Geomorphic Flood-Prone Areas, IDRA2018.

Mita, L., M. Bancheri, M. Fiorentino & S. Manfreda, GEOFRAME-NEWAGE: un Modello Idrologico Open Source a Scala Regionale, IDRA2018. 

Grasso S., L. Giuzio, D. Viggiano, S. Manfreda, Sviluppo di un sistema Web-GIS per l’Early Warning di criticità pluviometrica, ASITA 2017, Salerno, 21-23 Novembre 2017.

Cantisani, A., S. F. Dal Sasso, L. Giuzio, L. Mancusi, S. Manfreda, G. De Costanzo, A. Sole, Sviluppo di un modello prototipale per la propagazione delle portate di piena in alveo e valutazione dei livelli di esondazione del fiume Bradano, XXXV Convegno Nazionale di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche Bologna, 14-16 Settembre 2016.

Mita, L., S. Manfreda, L. Mancusi & M. Fiorentino, Sulla calibrazione di modelli a parametri fisicamente basati, XXXV Convegno Nazionale di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche Bologna, 14-16 Settembre 2016. 

Moramarco, V., L. Mita, N. Gentile, I. Portoghese, V. Iacobellis, M. Fiorentino & S. Manfreda, Lo schema idrico puglia – Basilicata: ricostruzione del bilancio idrico attuale e di previsione dei grandi invasi di monte Cotugno e del Pertusillo, XXXV Convegno Nazionale di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche Bologna, 14-16 Settembre 2016.

Samela, C., T. J. Troy, A. Sole, S. Manfreda, A new geomorphic index for the detection  of flood-prone areas at large scale, XXXV Convegno Nazionale di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche Bologna, 14-16 Settembre 2016.

Iacobellis V., A. Gioia, S. Manfreda,  M. R. Margiotta, Regional model for flood prediction in ungauged river basins,  1° SCORE@POLIBA Workshop, 2014.

Greco M., S. Manfreda, G. Martino, B. Onorati, M. Fiorentino, Analisi delle interazioni tra le mareggiate del litoraneo Ionico ed i livelli idrici registrati lungo le aste fluviali della Basilicata, Atti del Convegno di idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche – IDRA2014, BARI.

Biondi, D., P. Claps, F. Cruscomagno, D.L. De Luca, M. Fiorentino, D. Ganora,  A. Gioia, V. Iacobellis, F. Laio, S. Manfreda, P. Versace, Dopo il VAPI: la valutazione delle massime portate al colmo di piena nell’esperienza del POR Calabria, Atti del Convegno di idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche – IDRA2012, 9-14 settembre 2012, Brescia, 2012.

Pizzolla, T., S. Manfreda, K.K. Caylor, M. Fiorentino, Il ruolo dell’esposizione e della pendenza dei versanti sullo stress idrico della vegetazione, Atti del Convegno di idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche – IDRA2012, 9-14 settembre 2012, Brescia, 2012.

Manfreda, S., L. Funicelli, L. Mancusi, Previsione idrologica per la gestione degli impianti idroelettrici, Atti del Convegno di idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche – IDRA2012, 9-14 settembre 2012, Brescia, 2012.

Di Leo, M., S. Manfreda, M. Fiorentino, An automated procedure for the detection of flood prone areas: r.hazard.flood, Geomatics Workbooks n. 10 – “FOSS4G-it: Trento 2011”, 83-89, 2011 [Link].

Acampora, A., A. Sole, M. T. Carone, T. Simoniello, S. Manfreda, Le Metriche del Paesaggio come Strumento di Analisi del Territorio, in Informatica e Pianificazione Urbana e Territoriale a cura di Las Casas G., Pontrandolfi P., Murgante B., Atti della Sesta Conferenza Nazionale INPUT 2010, Libria, pp 221-231, vol.1, 2010 (ISBN: 978-88-96067-45-1).

Manfreda, S., A. Acampora, A. Sole, Le forme ecologiche del clima, Atti del Convegno “Ecologia del Paesaggio e gestione delle zone umide”, Ravenna, 3-4 dicembre 2009, pp. 4, 2009. 

Manfreda, S., Onorati, B., V. Iacobellis, M.R. Margiotta, Indagine sperimentale sulla variabilità spazio-temporale dell’umidità del suolo, 29° Convegno di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche, 2008. 

Gioia, A., V. Iacobellis, S. Manfreda, M. Fiorentino, Soglie di ruscellamento e frequenza delle piene, 29° Convegno di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche, 2008. 

Rosano, R., S. Manfreda, M. Fiorentino, A. Sole, Sviluppo ed ingegnerizzazione di un applicativo software per la modellazione idrologica a scala di bacino, 29° Convegno di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche, 2008.

Mazzei, F., R. Cera, D. Liberatore, M. Fiorentino, A. Sole, G. Spera, G. Perillo, S. Manfreda, G. Giusto, G. Giachetti, Risk Analysis: Sistema di valutazione del rischio riconducibile alle sedi del Gruppo Telecom Italia, Atti della 10a Conferenza Nazionale ASITA – Bolzano, 14-17 novembre 2006, Volume II, p. 1415-1422, 2006. 

Manfreda, S., A. Porporato, I. Rodríguez-Iturbe, Dinamiche spazio-tempo dell’umidità del suolo: la struttura stocastica ed il campionamento, Giornata di Studio: Metodi Statistici e Matematici per l’Analisi delle Serie Idrologiche edit by D. Piccolo & L. Ubertini, pp. 25-38, Viterbo, (ISBN: 88-88885-05-6), 2006. 

Manfreda, S., V. Iacobellis, M. Fiorentino, Un esempio di Modellistica Integrata per l’Analisi dei Processi che Controllano la Frequenza delle Piene Fluviali, 29° Convegno di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche, Trento, Editoriale Bios, Vol. 2, p. 463-470, (ISBN: 88-7740-382-9), 2004. 

Fiorentino, M. and S. Manfreda, La Stima dei Volumi di Piena dell’ Adige a Trento con riferimento al Rischio di Inondazione, 29° Convegno di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche, Trento, Editoriale Bios, Vol. 2, p. 115-122, (ISBN 88-7740-382-9), 2004. 

Fiorentino, M., D. Carriero, G. Laguardia, S. Manfreda, M. Margiotta, R. Rosano, A. Sole, V. Iacobellis, Una Proposta Metodologica per la Mappatura della Variabilità Spaziale delle Perdite Idrologiche durante i Fenomeni di Piena, Proceedings of “Convegno Nazionale sulla Conservazione dell’ambiente e rischio idrogeologico”, Assisi, pubblicazione CNR-GNDCI n. 2830, pp. 147-154, 2003. 

Manfreda, S., C. Giordano, V. Iacobellis, Stima dei Deflussi di Base mediante un Filtro Fisicamente Basato, “Giornata di Studio: Metodi Statistici e Matematici per l’Analisi delle Serie Idrologiche” edited by D. Piccolo & L. Ubertini, pp. 247-258, (ISBN 88-88885-00-5), 2003. 

Carone, M.T. & S. Manfreda, Applicabilità delle Tecniche di Ingegneria Naturalistica in Ambito Fluviale: Torrente Levata, Quaderni della Provincia di Potenza, Ambiente e Territorio, n.2, pp. 32, 2003. 

Manfreda, S., V. Iacobellis and M. Fiorentino, Un’analisi della Variabilità delle Aree Contribuenti al Deflusso di Piena mediante Modello Idrologico Distribuito, Proceedings of “28° Convegno Nazionale di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche”, Potenza, Editoriale Bios, Vol.1, pp. 360-372, (ISBN 88-7740-340-3), 2002. 

Sole, A., D. Caniani, O. Link, I. Mancini, S. Manfreda, L’uso dei Modelli Idrologici Distribuiti nella Valutazione dell’Inquinamento Diffuso, Proceedings of “28° Convegno Nazionale di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche”, Potenza, Editoriale Bios, Vol.3, pp. 301-310, (ISBN 88-7740-340-3), 2002.