Giulia Evangelista

PhD Student

Politecnico di Torino

Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell’Ambiente,

del Territorio e delle Infrastrutture Duca degli Abruzzi, 24

10129, Torino, Italy

Tel.: +39-011-090-5606


Born in Atri (TE), 1st February 1994

  • July 2021: Professional qualification as Civil Engineer.
  • From November 2020: Ph.D. Student in Civil and Environmental Engineering at Politecnico di Torino. Research topic: “Attributes and processes of the Italian watersheds”. Supervisors: Prof. Pierluigi Claps and Prof. Daniele Ganora.
  • October 2020: Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Hydraulics specialization, achieved at Politecnico di Torino. Thesis: “Methodological and numerical analysis of groundwater flows effects on shallow landslides, in the presence of topographical discontinuities”. Supervisors: Prof Pierluigi Claps, Prof. Ilaria Butera, Prof. Stefania Tamea, Prof. Marta Castelli and Prof. Monica Barbero.
  • July 2017: Bachelor’s Degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering achieved at Università Politecnica delle Marche. Thesis: Development of a water distribution networks control system based on the reduction of hydraulic unavailability and leakages.”. Supervisor: Prof. Giovanna Darvini.


  • April 2021: Evaluation of the effectiveness of the hydraulic risk mitigation interventions currently created in the territory of the Torrente Noli basin (SV) and of the Civil Protection planning tools.
  • November 2020: Collaboration in the RESBA (REsilienza agli SBArramenti) project.
  • June 2017: Six months internship at Università Politecnica delle Marche: use of a pressure-driven hydraulic solver which employed the Monte Carlo simulation technique to menage the maintenance of a water distribution network.


  • A.Y. 2021/2022: Tutor within the Transversal Skills and Orientation Project “Digital Tech for Natural Hazards“. Politecnico di Torino.
  • A.Y. 2021/2022: Tutor of the “Civil protection” MSc course in “Environmental Engineering”. Politecnico di Torino.
  • A.Y. 2021/2022: Tutor of the “Operative hydrology” MSc course in “Environmental Engineering”. Politecnico di Torino.


  • Ganora, D., Evangelista, G., Claps, P., 2022. Design flood hydrographs: a regional analysis based on flood reduction functions. Hydrological Sciences Journal. Submitted. Preprint published in EssoAr.


  • Evangelista, G., Barbero, M., Butera, I., Castelli, M., Claps, P., and Tamea, S.: Calibrating soil cohesion and saturated conductivity in rainfall induced landslides in the Langhe area (1994). IAHR Young Professionals Congress 2021 [Proceeding]


  • Evangelista, G., Claps, P.: Dimensional analysis and intercomparison of the basin time of concentration formulas. EGU General Assembly 2022. [Abstract]
  • Claps, P., Brunetto, M., Evangelista, G., Mazzoglio, P., Monforte, I.: FaBI: A new collection of flood data and attributes of basins in Italy. EGU General Assembly 2022. [Abstract]
  • Monforte, I., Evangelista, G., Claps, P. Along-stream assessment of mountain flood dependence on global warming. SnowHydro 2022, 3rd Internation Conference on Snow Hydrology.
  • Evangelista, G., Barbero, M., Butera, I., Castelli, M., Claps, P., and Tamea, S.: Parameters calibration in rainfall induced landslides in the Langhe area (1994). EGU General Assembly 2021. [Abstract] – [Poster]