Francesco Fedele

Brief Biography: 

Dr. Francesco Fedele is an Associate Professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering and in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Georgia Tech. He received his Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from the University of Vermont in 2004 and earned his Laurea (magna cum laude) in Civil Engineering from the University Mediterranea, Italy, in 1998. Dr. Fedele joined the faculty at Georgia Tech in 2007 after a postdoctoral research position at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. His current research focus is on nonlinear wave phenomena, coastal and ocean engineering, fluid mechanics, wave mechanics, sustainable ocean energy, signal processing and computer vision, computational methods and inverse problems. The corresponding research thrusts are: wave turbulence, rogue waves, stereo imaging for geophysical applications, algorithms for biomedical and radar imaging, mathematical modeling and experimentation on renewable devices to harness energy from tidal streams. Dr. Fedele’s publication record includes 45 scholarly journal papers (h index 12, ISI Web of Science, 15 Scholar Google) and 44 papers in peer-reviewed conference proceedings. While at Georgia Tech, Dr. Fedele’s research appeared in high Impact Factor (IF) journals: Physical Review Letters (IF=7.943), IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (IF=3.199), Journal of Fluid Mechanics (IF=2.453), IEEE Transactions on Geosciences and Remote Sensing (IF=2.995), Journal of Physical Oceanography (IF=2.481), Europhysics Letters (EPL, IF=2.171) Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (IF=2.027), Physics of Fluids (IP=1.998), Coastal Engineering (IF=2.076), Physica D (IP=1.857), Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Physics JETP (IF=1.577), EGU journal Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences (IF=1.792), and Ocean Modeling (IF=2.461).

Last Name: 
Fedele
Office Building: 
Mason Building
Awards: 
Class of 1934 Course Survey Teaching Effectiveness Award, 2012. Georgia Institute of Technology, Center for Enhancement of Teaching and Learning. (In recognition for excellence in teaching)
Thank a Teacher certificate, 2013. Georgia Institute of Technology, Center for Enhancement of Teaching and Learning. (In recognition for excellence in teaching and positive impact on students)
Thank a Teacher certificate, 2012. Georgia Institute of Technology, Center for Enhancement of Teaching and Learning. (In recognition for excellence in teaching and positive impact on students)
OMAE 2011 SSR Best Paper Award at the 30th ASME International Conference, Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Office #: 
3140A
Affinity Group / Department: 
Water Resources Engineering
Type: 
Faculty
Academic Faculty
Education: 
Ph.D., Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Vermont, Vermont, USA 2004
Laurea, Civil Engineering (magna cum laude), University Mediterranea, Italy 1998
First Name: 
Francesco
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Publications (Proceedings): 
Shih P.C., Gallego G, Yezzi A., Fedele F., 2014 Joint 4-D variational stereo reconstruction and camera calibration refinement for oceanic sea state measurements 3th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng, San Francisco, USA, OMAE2014-23653
Xiao N., Fedele F., Muhanna R.L. 2013 Inverse problems under uncertainties – an interval solution for the beam finite element, ICOSSAR 2013 11th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability, June 16-2, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA (paper MS-IAU07)
Xiao N., Muhanna R.L., Mullen R.L., Fedele F., 2013 Interval finite elements for uncertainty in frame structures, ICOSSAR 2013 11th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability, June 16-2, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA (paper MS-IAU08)
Shih P.C., Gallego G, Yezzi A., Fedele F., 2013 Improving 3-D variational stereo reconstruction of oceanic sea states by camera calibration refinement 32th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng, Nantes, France OMAE2013-10550
Gallego G, Yezzi A., Fedele F., Benetazzo B. 2013 Variational Stereo Methods for space-time measurements of ocean waves 32th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng, Nantes, France OMAE2013-10550
Fedele F., Muhanna R. and N. Xiao, 2012 Interval-based Inverse Problems with Uncertainties. 16th IFAC Symposium on System Identification, SYSID 2012, Brussels, Belgium, July 11-13
Fedele F., Benetazzo A., Gallego G., Shih P.C., Yezzi A., and Barbariol F. 2012 Wave statistics and space-time extremes via stereo Imaging. The 22nd International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE 2012), Rhodes Greece, June 17−22
Gallego G, Yezzi A., Fedele F., Benetazzo B. 2013 Variational Stereo Methods for space-time measurements of ocean waves 32th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng, Nantes, France OMAE2013-10550
Bignardi S., Fedele F., Rix G., Santarato G. and Yezzi A., 2012 Two-dimensional seismic wave modeling and inversion by the boundary element method, GeoCongress 2012: State of the Art and Practice in Geotechnical Engineering, Oakland, California March 25-29, 2012.
Gallego G., Yezzi A, Fedele F. and A. Benetazzo, 2011 Coherent space-time stereoscopic reconstruction of sea states 12th International Workshop on Wave Hindcasting and Forecasting and 3rd Coastal Hazards Symposium Oct 30-Nov 4, Kohala Coast, Hawai’s’s Big Island
Gallego G., Yezzi A., and Fedele F. 2011, Weak Statistical Constraints for Variational Stereo Imaging of Oceanic Waves, Third International Conference on Scale Space and Variational Methods in Computer Vision (SSVM), Dead See Region, Israel, May 29 – June 2, 2011
Gallego G., Yezzi A. and Fedele F., 2011 A Variational Wave Acquisition Stereo System for the 3-D Reconstruction of Oceanic Sea States 30th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, OMAE2011-49061
Fedele F., Benetazzo A., Forristall G.Z., Space-time waves and spectra in the Northern Adriatic Sea via a Wave Acquisition Stereo System 30th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, OMAE2011-49924
Fedele F., Arena F., Tayfun M.A., Space-time extremes and storm seas 30th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, OMAE2011-49048 [SSR Best Paper Award]
Ardhuin F., Viroulet S., Filipot J.-F., Benetazzo A., Dulov V., Fedele F. 2010 Measurement of directional wave spectra using a Wave Acquisition Stereo System: a pilot experiment. Ecological safety of coastal and shelf zones and comprehensive use of shelf resources. Proceedings “To the 30th anniversary of the oceanographic platform in Katsiveli” / Academy of Sciences of Ukraine: Marine Hydrophysical Institute, Institute of Geological Sciences, Odessa Branch of Institute of Biology of Southern Seas. Sevastopol, Ukraine, 21, 252-259
Cook D., Fedele F., and A. Yezzi 2010 ‘Detection of Spherical Inclusions Using Active Surfaces. International Conference Synthetic Aperture Sonar and Synthetic Aperture Radar, Sept. 13-14, Lerici, Italy
Fedele F., Cherneva Z., Tayfun, A., and C. Guedes Soares 2010 Nonlinear wave statistics. 29th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng, Shanghai, China, OMAE2010-20188
Fedele F., Arena F., and M.A. Tayfun 2010 Extreme waves of sea storms. 29th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng, Shanghai, China, OMAE2010-20187
Fedele F., Sampath P., Gallego G., Yezzi A., Benetazzo A., Forristall G.Z., Tayfun M.A., Cavaleri L., Sclavo M., Bastianini M. 2009 Beyond Waves & Spectra: Euler Characteristics of Oceanic Sea States. 28th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng, Honolulu, Hawaii, OMAE2009-79598
Fedele F. and Arena F. 2009 The Equivalent Power Storm Model for Long-Term Predictions of Extreme Wave Events 28th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng, Honolulu, Hawaii, OMAE2009-79597
Fedele F., Gallego G., Benetazzo A., Yezzi A., Tayfun M.A. 2008 Euler Characteristics & maxima of oceanic sea states. 31° Convegno di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche, Perugia Italy.
Fedele, F., Gallego, G., Benetazzo, A., Yezzi A. “Wave Statistics and Spectra via a Variational Wave Acquisition Stereo System” 27th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng., Lisbon, Portugal, OMAE2008-57160
Tayfun M.A, Fedele, F. 2008 Envelope and Phase Statistics of Large Waves. 27th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng. Lisbon, Portugal, OMAE2008-57129
Fedele F. Rogue waves in oceanic turbulence. 27th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng. Lisbon, Portugal, OMAE2008-57027
Tayfun, A., Fedele F. 2007 Expected shape of extreme waves in sea storms. 26th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng., San Diego , USA, OMAE2007-29073
Fedele F. and Tayfun A. 2006 Explaining freak waves by a stochastic theory of wave groups 25th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng, Hamburg, Germany, 4-9 June 2006 OMAE2006-92527
Tayfun A. and Fedele F. 2006 Wave-Height distributions and nonlinear effects. 25th ASME Int. Conf. Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engng, Hamburg, Germany, 4-9 June 2006 OMAE2006-92019
Fedele F., Arena F. 2004 Successive wave crests in Gaussian seas. Proceedings of XIV International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE) Toulon, FRANCE
Fedele F. 2004 The occurrence of Extreme crests and the nonlinear wave-wave interaction in random seas PROCEEDINGS of XIV International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE) Toulon, FRANCE
Fedele F., Arena F. 2003 On the statistics of high non-linear random waves. Proceedings of XIII International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference (ISOPE) Honolulu, Hawaii USA 25-30 May 2003
Arena F., Fedele F. 2003 Non-linear space-time evolution of a high wave crest. Proceedings of XXII Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering (OMAE) Cancun, Mexico 8-13 june 2003
Fedele F., Arena F. 2002 Statistical properties of non-linear forces of sea waves on a vertical wall. 28th Convegno Nazionale idraulica e costruzioni idrauliche Potenza Italy September 16-19, 2002
Mckay M., Pinder G. F., Fedele F., Guarnaccia J., Wu L. 2002 Multiphase groundwater flow and transport using a new localized collocation method (LOCOM) XIV International Conference on Computational Methods in Water Resources June 23-28, 2002 Delft University of Technology The Netherlands
Fedele F., Laible J. P., Pinder G. F. 2002 Localized-Adjoint-Finite-Element-Method for Sub-Grid Stabilization of Convection-dominated Transport on a Triangular Mesh. XIV International Conference on Computational Methods in Water Resources June 23-28, 2002 Delft University of Technology The Netherlands
Arena F., Fedele F. 2002 Non-linear wind-generated waves forces on a vertical wall. 15th ASCE Engineering Mechanics Conferences June 2-5 2002 Columbia University New York NY
Arena F., Fedele F. 2001 Statistical properties of non-linear Froude_Krylov forces on cylinders. ISOPE 2001 Stavanger Norway Vol. III:264-271
Arena F., Fedele F. 2000 Non-linear effects for wind-generated waves. XXVII Convegno di Idraulica e Costruzioni Idrauliche, Genoa Italy, vol. IV:21-28 (In Italian)
Fedele F., Tucciarelli T. 2000 An efficient double order solution of the groundwater contaminant transport problem. XIII Conference on Computational Methods in Water Resources, Calgary, Canada, Vol. 1:417-422.
Job Title: 
Associate Professor
Research Interests: 
Fluid Mechanics
Wave Mechanics
Probability and Statistics
Computational Methods
Inverse Problems
Publications (Articles): 
Fedele F., Chandre C. and M. Farazmand 2016 Kinematics of fluid particles on the sea surface: Hamiltonian theory, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 801:260-288
Fedele F., Brennan J., Ponce de Leon S., Dudley J. and F. Dias 2016 Real world ocean rogue wave explained without the modulation instability, Scientific Reports- NATURE 6, 27715
Fedele F., 2016 Are rogue waves really unexpected? Journal of Physical Oceanography 46:1495-1508
Fedele F., 2015 On the kurtosis of ocean waves in deep water, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 782: 25–36.
Fedele F., O. Abessi and P. J. Roberts 2015 Symmetry reduction of turbulent pipe flows, Journal of Fluid Mechanics,779:390-410 .
Xiao, N., Muhanna, R., Fedele, F., and Mullen, R., 2015 Interval Finite Element Analysis of Structural Dynamic Problems, SAE Int. J. Mater. Manf. 8(2):382-389.
Xiao, N., Muhanna, R., Fedele, F., and Mullen, R., 2015 Uncertainty Analysis of Static Plane Problems by Intervals, SAE Int. J. Mater. Manf. 8(2):374-381
Cook D., M. Mueller, Fedele F., and A. Yezzi 2015 Adjoint Active Surfaces for Localization and Imaging. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing 24(1):316-321
Fedele, F., Muhanna, R., Xiao, N., and Mullen, R. (2015). ”Interval-Based Approach for Uncertainty Propagation in Inverse Problems.” J. Eng. Mech., 141(1), 06014013.
Fedele, F. 2014 Geometric phases of water waves Europhysics Letters EPL 107:69001
Fedele F.2014 On certain properties of the compact Zakharov equation, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 748, 692-711
Banner, M.L., Barthelemy, X. Fedele, F. et al. 2014 Linking Reduced Breaking Crest Speeds to Unsteady Nonlinear Water Wave Group Behavior, Phys. Rev. Letters 112(11), 114502
Fedele, F., Muhanna, R., Xiao, N., and Mullen, R. 2014. "Interval-Based Approach for Uncertainty Propagation in Inverse Problems." J. Eng. Mech. , 10.1061/(ASCE)EM.1943-7889.0000815 , 06014013.
Fedele, F., Dutykh D. 2014 Camassa-Holm Equations and Vortexons in axisymmetric pipe flows. Fluid Dynamics Research Fluid Dyn. Res. 46 015503 [Communicated by Prof. Edgar Knobloch, School of Physics, University of California at Berkeley]
Fedele F., 2013 On the persistence of breathers at deep water, JETP Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Physics 98(9):591
Gallego G., Yezzi A., Fedele F., Benetazzo A. 2013 Variational Stereo Imaging of Oceanic Waves With Statistical Constraints, IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON IMAGE PROCESSING 22(11):4211 - 4223
Fedele, F., Benetazzo A., Gallego G., Shih P.C., Yezzi A., Barbariol F., Ardhuin F. 2013 Space-time measurements of oceanic sea states, Ocean Modeling 70-103-115
Fedele, F., Dutykh D. 2013 Vortexons in axisymmetric pipe flows. Europhysics Letters EPL 101(3): 34003
Bignardi S., Fedele F., Rix G., Santarato G. Yezzi A., 2013 Surface Waves in laterally heterogenous media, ASCE Journal of Mechanics 139(9), 1158–1165
Fedele F., Dutykh D. 2012 Special solutions to a compact equation for deep-water waves, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 712: 646-660
Dutykh D., Fedele F., Chhay M, 2012 Geometric numerical schemes for the KdV equation, Computational Mathematics and Mathematical Physics (in press)
Benetazzo A., Fedele F., Carniel S., Ricchi A., Bucchignani E., Sclavo M., 2012 Wave climate of the Adriatic Sea: future scenario simulations, EGU Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 12, 2065-2076
Fedele F., Dutykh D. 2012 Solitary wave interaction in a compact equation for deep-water gravity waves, JETP Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Physics 95(12):703
Fedele F. 2012 Space-time extremes of sea storms, AMS Journal of Physical Oceanography 42(9):1601-1615
Fedele F. 2012 Travelling waves in axisymmetric pipe flows, Fluid Dynamics Research 44, 045509 [Communicated by Prof. Edgar Knobloch, School of Physics, University of California at Berkeley]
Benetazzo A., Fedele F., Gallego G., Shih P.C., Yezzi A., 2012 Offshore Stereo Measurements of gravity Waves, Coastal Engineering 64:127-138
Fedele F., Dutykh D. 2011 Hamiltonian form and solitary waves of the spatial Dysthe equations, JETP Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Physics 94(12):921
Bignardi S., Fedele F., Rix G., Santarato G. Yezzi A., 2011 Geometric Seismic-Wave Inversion by the Boundary Element Method, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America 102(2):802-811
Fedele F., Gallego G., Benetazzo A., Yezzi A., Sclavo M., Bastianini M. and L. Cavaleri , 2011 Euler Characteristics and Maxima of Oceanic Sea States” Special Issue('s) of the Journal Mathematics and Computers in Simulation on "Nonlinear Waves: Computation and Theory" 82(6):1102-1111
Gallego G., Yezzi A, Fedele F. and A. Benetazzo, 2011 A Variational Stereo Algorithm for the 3-D reconstruction of ocean waves, IEEE Transations on Geoscience and Remote Sensing 49(11):4445-4457
Fedele F. and Arena F. 2010 Long-term statistics and extreme waves of sea storms, AMS Journal of Physical Oceanography 40(5):1106-1117
Fedele F., Cherneva Z., Tayfun, A., and C. Guedes Soares 2010 NLS invariants and nonlinear wave statistics, Physics of Fluids 22, 036601
Fedele F., 2009 On the statistics of oceanic waves, Inter. Journal of Reliability and Safety 3(1-3):258-266
Fedele F., Tayfun, A., 2009 On nonlinear wave groups and crest statistics, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 620, 221- 239
Fedele F., 2008 Rogue wave in oceanic turbulence, PHYSICA D 237(14-17):2127-2131
Tayfun, A., Fedele F., 2007 Wave height distributions and nonlinear effects, Ocean Engineering 34,1631-1644 [The most cited article published since 2007 according to SciVerse Scopus] http://www.journals.elsevier.com/ocean-engineering/most-cited-articles/)
Fedele F., 2007 Explaining extreme waves by a theory of Stochastic wave groups, Computer and Structures 85, 291-303
Fedele F., 2006 On wave groups in a Gaussian Sea, Ocean Engineering 33(17-18):2225-2239
Fedele F and Hitt D. L., 2006. Transport, Growth and Stability of Disturbances in Weakly Rarefied Channel Flows, J. Comp. Theo. Nanoscience 3, 1-9
Fedele F. 2006 Extreme Events in nonlinear random seas. J. of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Eng. ASME 128, 11-16
Fedele F. and D. Hitt, 2005 Linear Stability of Slip Flows in Microchannels. Far East Journal Applied Mathematics 21(1):31-41
Fedele, F. 2005. Successive wave crests in Gaussian seas. Probabilistic Engineering Mechanics 20(4):355-363
Fedele F. , Eppstein M. , Laible J.P.,Godavarty A. & Sevick-Muraca E.M. 2005 Fluorescence Photon migration by the Boundary Element Method. J. Computational Physics 210(1):109-132
Fedele F., J. Yang & Z. Chen 2005 Defect modes in 1D Photorefractive Lattices. Optics Letters 30(12):1506-1508
Fedele F., J. Yang & Z. Chen 2005 Properties of defect modes in light-induced photonic lattices. Studies in Applied Mathematics 115(2):279-301
Arena F., Fedele F. 2005 Non-linear space-time evolution of a high wave crest. Journal Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering ASME 127(1) 46-51
Fedele F., Hitt D., Prabhu R.D. 2005 Revisiting the stability of Pulsatile pipe flow. European J. of Mech. - B/Fluids 24(2):237-254
Fedele F., Arena, F. 2005 Weakly nonlinear Statistics of high Random waves. Physics of fluids 17,026601
Fedele F., Melissa Mckay, G. F. Pinder and Guarnaccia J. 2004 A single-degree of freedom Hermite Collocation for multi-phase flow and transport in porous media. Inter. journal Numerical methods in fluids 44,1337-1354
Eppstein M. , Fedele F., Laible J. P., Zhang C. , Godavarty A. & Sevick-Muraca E. M. 2003 A comparison of exact and approximate adjoint sensitivities in fluorescence tomography. IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging 22(10):1215-1222
Arena F. and Fedele F. 2003 Statistical Properties of Nonlinear Froude-Krylov Forces on Cylinders. Inter. Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering (IJOPE) 13(2):105-111
Fedele F., Laible J. P. & Eppstein M. 2002 Coupled complex adjoint sensitivities for frequency-domain fluorescence tomography: theory and vectorized implementation. J. Computational Physics 187(2):597-619
Arena F. and Fedele F. 2002 A family of narrow-band non-linear stochastic processes for the mechanics of sea waves . European Journal of Mechanics - B/Fluids 21(1):125-137
Presentations: 
Fedele F. 2015 Hopf fibrations of turbulent pipe flows The nineth IMACS International Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations and Wave Phenomena: Computation and Theory, Athens Georgia USA (abstract)
Fedele F. 2014 “Ocean crest slowdown and geometric phases”, 67th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, Nov. 23–25, 2014; San Francisco, USA
Fedele F. 2014 “Fiber bundles and geometric phases of turbulent pipe flows”, 67th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, Nov. 23–25, 2014; San Francisco, USA
Fedele F. 2014 “Continuous symmetries and fiber bundles in pipe flows”, Euromech Colloquium EC565 on SUBCRITICAL TRANSITION TO TURBULENCE May 6-9, Cargese, Corsica, France
Gallego F., Shih PC, Benetazzo A., Yezzi A., and Fedele F. 2014 Space-time properties of wind-waves: a new look at directional wave distributions, EGU2014-13508 European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, April 27- May 02.
Leckler F., Ardhuin F., Benetazzo A., Fedele F., Bergamasco F. 2014 Offshore remote sensing of the ocean by stereo vision systems, EGU2014-16134 European Geosciences Union (EGU) General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, April 27, May 02.
Fedele F. 2013 From weak to strong turbulence: a traveling wave tour, 66th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Nov. 24–26; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Fedele F., Dutykh D. 2013 Camassa-Holm type equations and vortexons in axisymmetric Poiseuille pipe flows, 14th European Turbulence Conference, Sept 1-4, Lyon France
Fedele F. 2013 From weak to strong turbulence: a traveling wave tour, 20th International Conference WISE, April 21-25, 2013, College Park, Maryland, USA
Fedele F. 2013 From weak to strong turbulence: a traveling wave tour, The Eighth IMACS International Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations and Wave Phenomena: Computation and Theory, Athens Georgia USA (abstract)
Fedele F., 2012 “From Oceanic Sea States, Wave Spectra and Dispersion to Traveling Waves in Navier-Stokes Flows”, Workshop on Mathematical modeling and analysis of extreme sea waves, Fondation des Treilles, France Oct 8-13 (invited lecturer)
Fedele F. 2012. Traveling waves in axisymmetric pipe flows. IUTAM Symposium2012: "Understanding Common Aspects of Extreme Events in Fluids", University College Dublin, Ireland, July 2-6
Gallego G., Fedele F., Benetazzo A., Yezzi A. 2012 Offshore stereo measurements of gravity waves: classical epipolar and novel variational techniques, 19th International Conference WISE, Barcelona, Spain, April 16-20
Carniel S., Fedele F., Benetazzo A., Sclavo M., Ricchi A., Bucchignani E. 2011 Wave extremes in the climate change perspective: the Adriatic Sea case study 13th Plinius Conference on Mediterranean Storms EGU Topical Conference Series, Savona, Italy, Sept 7-9 (Plinius Conference Abstracts Vol. 13, Plinius13-80)
Gallego G., Yezzi A, Fedele F., A. Benetazzo, and L. Cavaleri 2011 A Variational Wave Acquisition Stereo System for the 3-D reconstruction of ocean waves 18th Waves in Shallow Environments (WISE) 2011 meeting, May 22-26, 2011, Qingdao, China
Fedele F. 2011 NLS invariants and nonlinear statistics The Seventh IMACS International Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations and Wave Phenomena: Computation and Theory, Athens Georgia USA (abstract)
Fedele F., 2011 “From oceanic spectra, wave dispersion and energy cascade to solitons in Navier-Stokes equations”, University of Vermont, dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, April 15 (invited speaker)
Fedele F., “Ocean Sciences and Image Processing meet: stereo imagery for the space-time wave dynamics off the Venice coast, Italy”, Zachry Department of Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University (TAMU), College Station, TX, October 21 2010 (invited speaker)
Fedele F. 2009 Rogue waves in oceanic turbulence The Sixth IMACS International Conference on Nonlinear Evolution Equations and Wave Phenomena: Computation and Theory, Athens Georgia USA (abstract)
Fedele F., Gallego G., Benetazzo A, Yezzi A. & Tayfun, M.A., 2009 Euler Characteristics & Maxima of Oceanic Sea States. Proceedings of the Workshop ROGUE WAVES 2008, Brest France
Fedele, F., “Rogue waves in oceanic turbulence and solitons in axisymmetric turbulent flow: an extreme view”, 32nd SIAM Southeastern-Atlantic Section Conference (SIAM-SEAS 2008) Special Session: Turbulence; March 14-15 2008, University of Central Florida, Orlando (Invited Speaker)
Fedele F. 2008 Rogue waves in oceanic turbulence. Ocean Science meeting Orlando Florida
Fedele F. & Hitt D.L. 2006 Linear Stability and Growth of Disturbances in Weakly-Rarefied Pulsatile Flows”, 59th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, November 19-21, 2006, Tampa Bay, Florida, USA
Fedele F. & Hitt D.L. 2006 Linear Stability and Growth of Disturbances in Weakly-Rarefied Pulsatile Flows. 59th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, November 19-21, 2006, Tampa Bay, Florida, USA
Fedele F., “Freak waves explained by stochastic wave groups”. Contributed talk to Workshop: ”Nonequilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence”, University of Warwick England July 15-21, 2006, ( sponsored by The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) of UK )
Fedele F., “On nonlinear stochastic wave groups”, contributed talk to Isaac Newton Institute Workshop: “First- Passage and Extreme Value Problems in Random Processes” 26 June - 30 June 2006, ( Supported by the European Commission, Sixth Framework Programme - Marie Curie Conferences and Training Courses )
Fedele F. & Hitt D.L. 2005 On the Linear Stability of Weakly Rarefied Flows in Microchannels”, 35th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit June 6 -9, 2005 Toronto, CA
Fedele F,. 2005 A New Computational Paradigm for the Statistics of Extreme Events in Nonlinear Random Seas”, Third M.I.T. Conference on Computational Fluid and Solid Mechanics June 14 - 17, 2005 at MIT, Cambridge, MA 02139 USA
Fedele F & Hitt D.L. 2005 Transport, Growth and Stability of Disturbances in Weakly Rarefied Channel Flows. Third M.I.T. Conference on Computational Fluid and Solid Mechanics June 14 - 17, 2005 at MIT, Cambridge, MA 02139 USA
Fedele F.,”Successive wave crests in a Gaussian sea”, Séminaire Européen de Statistique 2004 (Statistics of Spatio-Temporal Systems) December 12th-18th, 2004 Castle Höhenried, Bernried, near Munich, Germany (European Mathematical Society Summer School)
Fedele F., “Wave Groups and extreme events in a Gaussian sea”, University of Twente, dept. of Applied Mathematics, December 20 2004 (invited speaker)
Fedele F., Laible J. P. & Eppstein M. 2004 A boundary element solution of the coupled fluorescence diffusion equations OSA Advances In Optical Imaging and Photon Migration (AOIPM) April 14-17 2004 Miami Beach FL (USA)
Fedele F. 2003 Tail probabilities of Successive Wave Crest Heights in Gaussian seas. Proceedings of the Mediterranean Conference on modeling and simulation MCMS' 03 Reggio Calabria ITALY June 25-27, 2003
Fedele F., Hitt. D., Prahu R.D. 2003 A complete set of eigenfunctions for the stability of pulsatile pipe flow Proceedings of the Mediterranean Conference on modeling and simulation MCMS' 03 Reggio Calabria ITALY June 25-27, 2003
Laible J.P., Fedele F. & Eppstein M. 2003 A boundary element approach to optical and fluorescence tomography. BIOS 2003 25–31 January 2003, San Jose, California, USA (SPIE 4955-33) (abstract)
Fedele F., Hitt D.L. 2003 On the statistics of Successive Wave Crest Heights in Gaussian seas. Division of Fluid Dynamics 56th Annual Meeting, East Rutherford, New Jersey (abstract)
Fedele F., Laible J. P., Eppstein M. 2002 Generalized Adjoint Sensitivities of the Coupled Frequency Domain Fluorescence Diffusion Equations, OSA Advances In Optical Imaging and Photon Migration (AOIPM) April 7-10 2002 Miami Beach FL (USA) pp. 371-373
Arena F., Fedele F. 2002 Intensity and Duration of Sea Storms off the California Coast. Solutions to Coastal Disasters 2002 ASCE San Diego (CA) February 24-27 2002
Fedele F., Laible J. P., Pinder G. F. 2002 An optimal Petrov-Galerkin method for convection-dominated transport equations. MAXIMA 2002, IX Mexican American Exchange in Mathematics and its applications, Cuernavaca Morelos Mexico (abstract)
Scholarship for participation to the workshop: “Analysis of Fluid Stability” International Centre for Mathematical Sciences 25 June, 3 July 2009, Edinburgh UK, (sponsored by The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) of UK)
Young researcher scholarship for participation to the international conference : “Euler Equations : 250 years on” Aussois, France June 18-23, 2007, an event that celebrated the tercentenary of the birth of Leonhard Euler, and also the 250th anniversary of the publication of his Principes Généraux du Mouvement des Fluides (General Principles of the Motion of Fluids).
Scholarship for participation to the workshop: “Non-equilibrium statistical mechanics and turbulence” University of Warwick England July 15-21, 2006, ( sponsored by The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) of UK )
Scholarship for participation to an Isaac Newton Institute Workshop: “First-Passage and Extreme Value Problems in Random Processes” 26 June - 30 June 2006, ( Supported by the European Commission, Sixth Framework Programme - Marie Curie Conferences and Training Courses )
Scholarship for participation to Séminaire Européen de Statistique, December 12-18, 2004, (Statistics of Spatio-Temporal Systems) Castle Höhenried, Bernried, near Munich, Germany (European Mathematical Society Summer School)
Scholarship Erasmus for international studies abroad ($10,000) January/December 1999