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Dr Davide Motta

Assistant Professor

Department: Mechanical and Construction Engineering

Davide Motta is a Civil and Environmental Engineer.

His research is on archaeohydrology, sustainable water management, downstream impact of dams, river morphodynamics, water quality, and artificial intelligence applications for water related problems.

His academic track record, as well as his extensive industry experience in engineering consultancy focusing on Hydrology and Hydraulics (H&H) numerical modelling, give him expertise in a broad portfolio of water-related problems at the boundary between the natural and built environments.

Davide Motta

Campus Address

Wynne Jones Building
Newcastle Upon Tyne

NE1 8ST

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • Satellite-based ensemble intelligent approach for predicting forest fire: a case of the Hyrcanian forest in Iran, Asadollah, S., Sharafati, A., Motta, D. 27 Feb 2024, In: Environmental Science and Pollution Research
  • The permanent flood risk of culverts and the impact of increasing debris blockage, Fallowfield, L., Motta, D. 7 Jun 2024, In: Journal of Flood Risk Management
  • A novel intelligent approach for predicting meteorological drought based on satellite-based precipitation product: Application of an EMD-DFA-DBN hybrid model, Ghozat, A., Sharafati, A., Babak Haji Seyed Asadollah, S., Motta, D. 1 Aug 2023, In: Computers and Electronics in Agriculture
  • Developing a generic relation for predicting sediment pick-up rate using symbolic soft computing techniques, Haghbin, M., Sharafati, A., Asadollah, S., Motta, D. 1 Feb 2023, In: Environmental Science and Pollution Research
  • Hydrogeomorphology of Asymmetric Meandering Channels: Experiments and Field Evidence, Abad, J., Motta, D., Guerrero, L., Paredes, M., Kuroiwa, J., García, M. Jul 2023, In: Water Resources Research
  • Satellite-based prediction of surface dust mass concentration in southeastern Iran using an intelligent approach, Asadollah, S., Sharafati, A., Motta, D., Jodar-Abellan, A., Pardo, M. 1 Oct 2023, In: Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment
  • The discharge of the pipelines supplying public fountains in Roman Pompeii, Monteleone, M., Crapper, M., Motta, D. 1 Feb 2023, In: Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports
  • An intelligent approach for estimating aeration efficiency in stepped cascades: optimized support vector regression models and mutual information theory, Haji Seyed Asadollah, S., Sharafati, A., Haghbin, M., Motta, D., Hosseinian Moghadam Noghani, M. 1 Dec 2022, In: Soft Computing
  • Changing rate of urban creep and urban expansion over time and its impact upon the hydrologic response of a catchment, Mcdonnell, J., Motta, D. 1 Jan 2022, In: Water Science and Technology
  • Correction: An intelligent approach for estimating aeration efficiency in stepped cascades: optimized support vector regression models and mutual information theory (Soft Computing, (2022), 10.1007/s00500-022-07437-6), Haji Seyed Asadollah, S., Sharafati, A., Haghbin, M., Motta, D., Hosseinian Moghadam Noghani, M. 5 Sep 2022, In: Soft Computing


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