Department of
Environmental Sciences, Informatics and Statistics

Department of Environmental Sciences, Informatics and Statistics



Scientific Campus, via Torino 155, 30172 Mestre (VE), Italy
INCA at Vegapark, via delle Industrie 21/8, 30175 Marghera (VE), Italy

Ca’ Foscari and CMCC open the Climate Research Centre in Venice

An international ‘task force’ of researchers will study the effects of climate change with an interdisciplinary approach, from environmental science to economics.

Nanomaterials: what are the environmental and health risks?

An answer can be found in the European project SUN (Sustainable Nanotechnologies Project), which was given 13 million euros of funding from the European Commission.

Successful Relocation: phanerogams repopulate the Lagoon

Relocation of phanerogams in the lagoon coordinated by Ca' Foscari has been successful, covering 400 acres of the seabed with aquatic plants, increasing the biodiversity and the ecologic state of the improving area.

Rapid and localised vaccinations can prevent a Cholera epidemic

An international team of mathematical model designers, experts in public health and doctors analysed the high-resolution data of an epidemic that hit the capital of Chad in 2011. Results published in PLOS Medicine.