Dr Davide Motta
Dr Davide Motta is Senior Lecturer of Civil Engineering at Northumbria University in Newcastle upon Tyne in the United Kingdom. He holds a Laurea (equivalent to BSc and MSc) in Environmental Engineering from Politecnico di Milano (Italy) and a MSc and a PhD in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (USA). He also has widespread engineering consultancy experience focusing on Hydrology and Hydraulics (H&H) numerical modelling. He published on the hydraulics of ancient infrastructures, river morphodynamics and water quality. He works on a broad portfolio of water-related problems at the boundary between natural and built environments.