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Marc Neumann

Marc Neumann

  • Position:
    Ikerbasque Professor
    Ramon & Cajal Fellow
  • Main Research Field:
    Environmental modelling, uncertainty, complexity, mitigation and adaptation, engineering
  • BC3 Research Line:
    4. Research Line Adaptation Lab
  • Contact information:
    Email address: marc.neumann@bc3research.org
    Contact phone: +34 94-401 46 90 ext. 114
  • Scopus Author ID: 16245673700
  • ORCID ID: 0000-0002-4801-3279

Short CV

Ikerbasque Research Professor at the Basque Centre for Climate Change.

Doctorate in Environmental Engineering from ETH Zurich. Postdoctoral Fellow at Eawag (Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Sciences and Technology) and at University Laval with the Canada Research Chair on Water Quality Modelling.

Research background is in environmental modelling with a focus on urban water systems. Uncertainty- and sensitivity analysis for mathematical models of engineered systems.

Current research focuses on uncertainty analysis for i) the development of planning strategies for infrastructure systems under dynamics of long-term change, and ii) environmental modelling for climate change mitigation and adaptation.

Journal Articles

  • 2020
  • Ruiz I., Faria S.H., Neumann M.B. 2020. Climate change perception: Driving forces and their interactions. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & POLICY. 108. 112-120. DOI (10.1016/j.envsci.2020.03.020).
  • Tepes A., Neumann M.B. 2020. Multiple perspectives of resilience: A holistic approach to resilience assessment using cognitive maps in practitioner engagement. WATER RESEARCH. 178. DOI (10.1016/j.watres.2020.115780).
  • Villez K., Del Giudice D., Neumann M.B., Rieckermann J. 2020. Accounting for erroneous model structures in biokinetic process models. RELIABILITY ENGINEERING & SYSTEM SAFETY. 203. DOI (10.1016/j.ress.2020.107075).
  • 2019
  • Abadie L.M., Chiabai A., Neumann M.B. 2019. Stochastic diffusion models to describe the evolution of annual heatwave statistics: A three-factor model with risk calculations. SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT. 646. 670-684. DOI (10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.07.158).
  • Abadie L.M., Markandya A., Neumann M.B. 2019. Accounting for economic factors in socio-hydrology: Optimization under uncertainty and climate change. Water. 11. (10) DOI (10.3390/w11102073).
  • 2018
  • Chiabai A., Spadaro J.V., Neumann M.B. 2018. Valuing deaths or years of life lost? Economic benefits of avoided mortality from early heat warning systems. Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change. 23. (7) 1159-1176. DOI (10.1007/s11027-017-9778-4).
  • García de Jalón S., Iglesias A., Neumann M.B. 2018. Responses of sub-Saharan smallholders to climate change: Strategies and drivers of adaptation. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & POLICY. 90. 38-45. DOI (10.1016/j.envsci.2018.09.013).
  • Olazabal M., Chiabai A., Foudi S., Neumann M.B. 2018. Emergence of new knowledge for climate change adaptation. ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & POLICY. 83. 46-53. DOI (10.1016/j.envsci.2018.01.017).
  • Olazabal M., Neumann M.B., Foudi S., Chiabai A. 2018. Transparency and Reproducibility in Participatory Systems Modelling: the Case of Fuzzy Cognitive Mapping. SYSTEMS RESEARCH AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE. 35. (6) 791-810. DOI (10.1002/sres.2519).
  • Polanco-Martínez J.M., Fernández-Macho J., Neumann M.B., Faria S.H. 2018. A pre-crisis vs. crisis analysis of peripheral EU stock markets by means of wavelet transform and a nonlinear causality test. PHYSICA A-STATISTICAL MECHANICS AND ITS APPLICATIONS. 490. 1211-1227. DOI (10.1016/j.physa.2017.08.065).
  • 2017
  • Foudi S., Spadaro J.V., Chiabai A., Polanco-Martínez J.M., Neumann M.B. 2017. The climatic dependencies of urban ecosystem services from green roofs: Threshold effects and non-linearity. Ecosystem Services. 24. 223-233. DOI (10.1016/j.ecoser.2017.03.004).
  • González-Eguino M., Neumann M.B., Arto I., Capellán-Perez I., Faria S.H. 2017. Mitigation implications of an ice-free summer in the Arctic Ocean. Earth's Future. 5 (1) 59-66. DOI (10.1002/2016EF000429).
  • 2016
  • Capellán-Pérez I., Arto I., Polanco-Martínez J.M., González-Eguino M., Neumann M.B. 2016. Likelihood of climate change pathways under uncertainty on fossil fuel resource availability. Energy & Environmental Science. 9 (8) 2482-2496. DOI (10.1039/c6ee01008c).
  • González-Eguino M., Neumann M.B. 2016. Significant implications of permafrost thawing for climate change control. CLIMATIC CHANGE. 136. (2) 381-388. DOI (10.1007/s10584-016-1666-5).
  • 2015
  • Hauduc H., Neumann M.B., Muschalla D., Gamerith V., Gillot S., Vanrolleghem P.A. 2015. Efficiency criteria for environmental model quality assessment: Areview and its application to wastewater treatment. ENVIRONMENTAL MODELLING & SOFTWARE. 68. 196-204. DOI (10.1016/j.envsoft.2015.02.004).
  • Neumann M.B., Rieckermann J., Hug T., Gujer W. 2015. Adaptation in hindsight: Dynamics and drivers shaping urban wastewater systems. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT. 151. 404-415. DOI (10.1016/j.jenvman.2014.12.047).
  • Vanrolleghem P.A., Mannina G., Cosenza A., Neumann M.B. 2015. Global sensitivity analysis for urban water quality modelling: Terminology, convergence and comparison of different methods. JOURNAL OF HYDROLOGY. 522. 339-352. DOI (10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.12.056).
  • 2014
  • Corominas L., Neumann M.B. 2014. Ecosystem-based management of a Mediterranean urban wastewater system: A sensitivity analysis of the operational degrees of freedom. JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT. 143. 80-87. DOI (10.1016/j.jenvman.2014.04.021).
  • Cosenza A., Mannina G., Vanrolleghem P.A., Neumann M.B. 2014. Variance-based sensitivity analysis for wastewater treatment plant modelling. SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT. 470-471. 1068-1077. DOI (10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.10.069).
  • 2013
  • Cosenza A., Mannina G., Vanrolleghem P.A., Neumann M.B. 2013. Global sensitivity analysis in wastewater applications: A comprehensive comparison of different methods. ENVIRONMENTAL MODELLING & SOFTWARE. 49. 40-52. DOI (10.1016/j.envsoft.2013.07.009).
  • Gamerith V., Neumann M.B., Muschalla D. 2013. Applying global sensitivity analysis to the modelling of flow and water quality in sewers. WATER RESEARCH. 47. (13) 4600-4611. DOI (10.1016/j.watres.2013.04.054).

Book chapters

  • 2018
  • Mannina, G., Cosenza, A., Neumann, M.B., Vanrolleghem, P.A. 2018 Global sensitivity analysis in wastewater treatment modelling. In: Mannina, G., Ekama, G., Hallvard, O., Olsson, G. In: Advances in Wastewater Treatment. - IWA Publishing . ISBN 9781780409702 .
  • 2016
  • Capellán-Pérez, I., Arto, I., Polanco-Martínez, J. M., González-Eguino, M., Neumann, M. B. 2016 Climate Change Pathways and Uncertainty on Recoverable Energy Resources. In: Winder, N., Liljenström, H., Seaton, R. In: Establishing Policy-Relevance: Developing and Evaluating Policy Options. Sigtunastifelsen. ISBN 978-91-976048-3-3.

Other Publications

  • 2019
  • COACCH (2019). The Economic Cost of Climate Change in Europe: Synthesis Report on Interim Results. Policy brief by the COACCH project. Editors: Paul Watkiss, Jenny Troeltzsch, Katriona McGlade, Michelle Watkiss. Published October, 2019. (Policy Brief).

BC3 Working Papers & Policy Briefings

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