Short CV/Education and training

  • Since 2017
    Associate Senior Lecturer (with docentship) in Plant Ecology, Department of Crop Production Ecology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

  • Since 2015
    Associate Professor (Docent in Biology with a specialization in Ecology), Department of Crop Production Ecology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

  • 2012 – 2015
    Assistant Professor, Department of Crop Production Ecology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

  • 2011 – 2012
    Research Scientist, Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA

  • 2009 – 2011
    Postdoctoral Fellow, Pratt School of Engineering and Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA

  • 2009
    Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA

  • 2004
    Environmental Engineering 5-year Laurea (equivalent to a Bachelor + Master), Magna Cum Laude, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy

Selected publications

  • Vico G, Dralle D, Feng X, Thompson SE, Manzoni S (2017) How competitive is drought deciduousness in tropical forests? A combined eco-hydrological and eco-evolutionary approach, Environmental Research Letters, 12, 065006

  • Dralle D, Karst N, Müller M, Vico G, Thompson S (2017) Stochastic modelling of inter-annual variation of hydrologic variables, Geophysical Research Letters, 44(14),7285-7249

  • Vico G., Manzoni S., Nkurunziza L., Murphy K., Weih M. (2016), Trade-offs between seed output and life span – A quantitative comparison of traits between annual and perennial congeneric species, New Phytologist, 209(1), 104-114

  • Vico G., Thompson S.E., Manzoni S., Molini A., Albertson J.D., Cortez J.A., Fay P.A, Feng X., Guswa A., Liu H., Wilson T.G., Porporato A (2015), Climatic, ecophysiological and phenological controls on plant ecohydrological strategies in seasonally dry ecosystems, Ecohydrology, 8(4), 660-681

  • Vico G., and Porporato A. (2015), Ecohydrology of agroecosystems: Quantitative approaches towards sustainable irrigation, Bulletin of Mathematical Biology, 77, 298-318

  • Vico G., Hurry V., Weih M. (2014), Snowed in for survival: quantifying the risk of winter damage to overwintering crops in northern temperate latitudes, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 197, 65-75

  • Vico G., Porporato A. (2013), Probabilistic description of crop development and irrigation water requirements with stochastic rainfall, Water Resources Research, 49, 3, 1466-1482

  • Vico G., Manzoni S., Palmroth S., and G.G. Katul (2011), Effects of stomatal delays on the economics of leaf gas exchange under intermittent light, New Phytologist, 192, 3, 640-652

  • Vico G., and A. Porporato (2011), From rainfed agriculture to stress-avoidance irrigation I. A generalized irrigation scheme with stochastic soil moisture, Advances in Water Resources, 34, 2, 263-271

  • Vico G., and A. Porporato (2011), From rainfed agriculture to stress-avoidance irrigation II. Sustainability, crop yield, and profitability, Advances in Water Resources, 34, 2, 272-281



Complete list of publications

Testimonials

  1. Read what our members say about AcademiaNet.

No more excuses!

  1. Please download the brochure "No more excuses" and read more about female experts in Europe, and about AcademiaNet.

Similar profiles

  1. Dr. Ana Assuncao

    Agriculture, Biological and related sciences Plant Sciences

  2. Prof. Dr. Christina Berger

    Engineering and engineering trades , Physical sciencesResearch, testing, consulting, monitoring, certification, damage investigation in the fields of component strength and high-temperature properties of components made of metals, including light alloys, construction materials, plastics, compound and composite materials, surface engineering, tribology. Lectures on materials science and component strength, supervision of doctoral, bachelor's and master's theses, advanced design projects, as well as tutorials, internships and seminars.

  3. Dr. Andrea Bachmaier

    Engineering and engineering trades , Physical sciences

  4. Dr. Iris Altpeter

    Engineering and engineering trades , Physical sciencesMicromagnetic testing methods