Bio: Dr. Giorgio Mannina is Associate Professor at Palermo University. He has the PhD in Hydraulic
Engineering since 2006. Dr. Mannina is in charge of the research line on integrated urban
drainage systems and nutrient removal from urban wastewater in the "ISA-UNIPA” group of the Palermo
University. He’s currently teaching courses at Palermo University in Environmental Engineering
and Civil Engineering: Sanitary and Environmental Engineering and Environmental modelling (i.e.,
simulation and optimization of physical/biological processes, control and instrumentation for biological
processes, Advanced control, Computer applications for environmental engineering).