FREEWARE SOFTWARE
FOR EARTH SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING SCIENTIFIC COMMUNITY
( developed by Lorenzo Borselli)

SSAP2010 (Slope Stability Analysis Program)  (rel 4.7.2-2016) - Analysis of slope stability in natural and artificial complex conditions. Soil and rock masses.


KUERY - Global Erodibility Database Query (rel. 1.4) : based  on Quantile Regression  
applied (Borselli et al. 2009) on global erodibility databases (Torri et al. al 1997)  and climatic Koppen classification (Salvador Sanchis et al.  , 2008) ,  Borselli et al. (2012)

DECOLOG  5.4 
DECONVOLUTION OF MIXTURES'  COMPONENTS 
     INSIDE PARTICLE SIZE DISTRIBUTIONS

PESERA-L - (rel. 1.3) Sediment Yield due to shallow mass movement in a watershed. An addendum to the PESERA model.

VOLCANOFIT 2.0.1
Modeling a Stratovolcano Edifice with 3D surface (volcanoids)

EUROSEM 2010 (European soil Erosion Model - 2010). The European Soil Erosion Model (EUROSEM) is a dynamic distributed model, able to simulate sediment transport, erosion and deposition  by rill and interill processes in single storms for both individual fields and small catchments.

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Author:

Lorenzo Borselli
Instituto de Geologia / Fac. De Ingenieria 
Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosì
(UASLP) , 
Av. Dr. Manuel Nava 5, 
78240 San Luis Potosí,
S.L.P.
- MEXICO

lborselli@gmail.com
lorenzo.borselli@uaslp.mx
http://www.lorenzo-borselli.eu





Dr. Lorenzo Borselli, Geol., Ph.D

Full-Time tenured Professor of Geotechnics and Applied Geology
Institute of Geology / Faculty of  Engineering
Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosì
(UASLP) , 
Av. Dr. Manuel Nava 5,
78240 San Luis Potosí,
S.L.P.
- MEXICO

Sistema Nacional de Investigacion (Mexico):  SNI  Nivel 2


E-mails: lborselli@gmail.com,  lorenzo.borselli@uaslp.mx
Personal WEB page:     http://www.lorenzo-borselli.eu

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Dr. Lorenzo Borselli , Ph.D.
Earth and Soil Scientist. Specialist in soil and rocks mechanics and hydrology.
Degree in geology 1989 at the university of Florence Italy. In the 1998 received  Ph.D  In Soil science at the university of Florence, ITALY.
Since 1997 until 2011 worked as Researcher at National Research Council (CNR). Since 2003 worked as Researcher at the Research Institute for Geo-Hydrological Protection (CNR-IRPI). In the period 2009-2011, He has been head of  research unit of CNR-IRPI, in Florence,Italy.
Referee of several International scientific journals:  Hydrological Processes, Catena, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, Geomorphology, Journal of Environmental Management, Soil Use and Management, European Journal of Soil Science, Earth Science review.
Member of Editorial Board, as Associate Editor, of Journal of Soil  and Water Conservation. (since 2010)
Member of Editorial Board,  as Associate Editor, of Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geologicas. (since 2013)
Has been Italian delegate COST ACTION 623  “Soil Erosion and Global change" and of  COST 634 “ On and Off-site Environmental Impact of  Runoff and Erosion”.funded bya EU.
He collaborated in several international research projects (funded by EU) related to Soil erosion process and modeling , soil conservation, desertification process and measures for mitigation (MWISED, TERON, RECONDES. DESIRE, LAMPRE etc.). Since 2002 collaborated with Mexican universities (UNAM,UASLP) to projects in assessment of hydrological components for volcanic hazard.  Author or Co-author of  60 papers on international scientific journals, and book chapters. His current research interests are: software develeopement and modeling for stability of slopes, soil and rock mechanics,  shallow landslide modeling ,surface  hydrology,  statistical and mathematical advanced techniques applied to soil erosion and surface hydrology, modeling soil erosion by water, soil erosion by tillage and land leveling,  . Author of various software distributed freeware at scientific community: “Slope Stability Analysis Program (SSAP)” (www.ssap.eu), and DECOLOG (www.decolog.org), KUERY (www.lorenzo-borselli.eu/kuery).
He is working, since july 2011,  as Full-Time Tenured Professor of Geotechnics and Applied Geology at : Instituto de Geologia / Facultad  de Ingenieria Universitad Autonoma de San Luis Potosì (UASLP) , San Luis Potosí, S.L.P. - MEXICO

Curriculum Vitae et Studiorum

  • (1989) Degree in Geology,  University of Florence.   Dissertation  in experimental geomorphology: "Experimental study on rill erosion evolution".
  • (1989) Received the  Qualification for professional practice in Engineering Geology, Florence September 1989, University of Florence.
  • (1990) "CONNAUGHT” fellowship, Dept. of Geography, University of Toronto, Canada.
  • (1991-1992) - Research Fellowship at the National Research Council - Centro per lo Studio della Genesi, Classificazione e Cartografia del Suolo (CNR- CSGCCS), in Florence Italy - experimental activity in the field of soil conservation and soil hydrology modelling, rainfall simulations.
  • (1992-1994) - Research Fellowship at the Agronomic Institute for Overseas (IAO), Florence Italy - soil Physics and hydrological process modeling, rainfall simulations. In the same period participated, as expert in rainfall simulations and surface hydrology, at two of the experimental field work activities of the international research project  STD2-285-I "IMPROVING PRODUCTIVITY OF CRUSTING SOILS AND DEPLETED SANDY  SOIL IN ZIMBABWE", founded by UE, Coordinator  Prof. Giovanni A. Ferrari of the Univ. of Florence.
  • (1994-1997) - PhD Student at the Dept. of Soil Science, University of Florence, directed by Prof. Guido Sanesi, and dr. Dino Torri of the Institute for Soil Genesis and Ecology(CNR-IGES) in Florence. Theme: Surface hydrology and modelling of soil  roughness evolution and influences in water infiltration and runoff production, rainfall simulation.
  • (May 1996 to July 96), worked at the “Laboratory for experimental Geomorphology“ Catholic University of Leuven (belgium), directed by Prof. Jean Poesen, using rainfall simulators for  surface Hydrology modelling and studies of soil  roughness evolution and influences in water infiltration and runoff production, rainfall simulations.
  • (1998) - received a PhD in soil Science from the University of Florence with the dissertation" Dinamica della rugosità superficiale del suolo e sua influenza nei processi di infiltrazione: analisi sperimentale e modellizzazione " (Soil surface roughness dynamics an its influence on the infiltration processes: experimental analysis and modeling)(in italian)
  • (1998-2001),   contract researcher at the Institute for Soil Genesis and Ecology of the NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (CNR-IGES), in Florence, directed by the Professor Gabriele Ristori.
  • (august 2001-september 2003),   Permanent position as  Researcher at NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (CNR) in the Institute for Soil Genesis and Ecology (CNR-IGES) of Florence.
  • (since september 2003),     Researcher at the CNR-IRPI - Research Institute for Geo-Hydrogeological Protection of the NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (CNR), in Florence.
  • (october 2009-june 2011). Head of Florence Branch of CNR-IRPI - Research Institute for Geo-Hydrogeological Protection, of the NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL (CNR). (http://WWW.IRPI.CNR.IT)
  • (since July 2011) . Full Professor of Geotechnics and Applied Geology at: Institute of Geology/Faculty of Engineering, Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosì (UASLP) ,  San Luis Potosí, S.L.P. - MEXICO
  • (since september 2011). Academic Member titular  of  Doctorate School  for Engnnering and Science or Materials (DICIM) Universitad Autonoma de San Luis Potosì (UASLP) ,San Luis Potosí, S.L.P. - MEXICO
  • (since september 2011). Academic Member titular  of Pograduate School  in Applied Geology. Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosì (UASLP) ,San Luis Potosí, S.L.P. - MEXICO
  • (since 29 nov. 2012) Membership to National Resarch System (Mexico) (Sistema Nacional de Investigacion  with  level  2  (SNI II)
  • (Since November 2013) Head of Academic Grouup On Geomaterials  and Geosystems modeling, Faculty of Engineering, Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosì (UASLP) ,  San Luis Potosí, S.L.P. - MEXICO
  • (since July 2014) . Full-time Tenured  Professor of Geotechnics and Applied Geology at: Institute of Geology/Faculty of Engineering, Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosì (UASLP) ,  San Luis Potosí, S.L.P. - MEXICO

Participation in International Scientific Research Programmes:

  • (1990-1993), STD2-285-I, "IMPROVING PRODUCTIVITY OF CRUSTING SOILS AND DEPLETED SANDY  SOIL IN ZIMBABWE". Funded by EU;
  • (1996-2000), FAIR3-CT96-1478, "Tillage Erosion : Current State, Future Trends and Prevention (TERON) ". Funded by EU.
  • (1997-2000), ENV4-CT96-0359, "Inventory of alpine-relevant parameters for an alpine monitoring system using remote sensing data (ALPMON) ". Participation as consultant of the  Italian Contractor of the Project. Funded by EU;
  • (1998-2001), ENV4-CT97-0687, "Modelling Within Storm Erosion Dynamics (MWISED) ". Funded by EU;
  • (1998-2003)COST Action 623, "Soil Erosion and Global Change" . Funded by European Commission ;
  • (2004-2007)   COST Action 634: "On- and Off-site Environmental Impacts of Runoff and Erosion".Funded by European Commission ;
  • (2004-2007)Conditions for Restoration and Mitigation of Desertified Areas Using Vegetation” (RECONDES); European Commission GOCE-CT-2003-505361
  • (2007-2012) "Desertification Mitigation and Remediation of Land - a global approach for local solutions (DESIRE).   European Integrated Project GOCE 0370462. à
  • (October 2008 - June 2011)  Italian study site coordinator and Scientific Responsible of CNR resarch group whithin DESIRE project.
  • (2010-2013) FIRESENSE (Fire Detection and Management through a Multi-Sensor Network for the Protection of Cultural Heritage Areas from the Risk of Fire and Extreme Weather Conditions, FP7-ENV-2009-1–244088-FIRESENSE . http://www.firesense.eu.
  • (18 september 2013 -) Associate Scientist to "LAMPRE project - LAndslide Modelling and tools for vulnerability assessment Preparedness and REcovery management." (LAMPRE project) - European Union seventh framework program. Grant No. 312384. 

Main Research Interests

  • Slope stability computation advanced  algorithms and search engines for critical slip surfaces.
  • Soil and Rocks Mechanics.
  • Geomaterials modelling for geohazard assessments.
  • Global optimization algorithms and their application in earth sciences, hydrology and soil/rock Mechanics.
  • Soil Erosion and soil Hydrology modelling.
  • Soil conservation technology.
  • Fuzzy mathematical techniques applied to manage parametric uncertainty in erosion and hydrology modeling, slope stability and slope failure processes.
  • Soil erosion By Tillage: modeling and advanced measurement techniques.

Specialized Techniques (algorithms and software coding)

  • Slope stability software, design and developement.
  • Deconvolution of mixtures of statistical distributions.
  • Differential evolution (DE) algorithms for global optimization.
  • Soil hydraulic parameters by inversion algorithms from rainfall simulations data and field/lab infiltrometers.
  • Soil surface roughness statistical properties and analysis with segmentation algorithms.
  • Modelling uncertainty distributions  using fuzzy variables.
  • MonteCarlo numerical techniques.


Earth science and Geomechanical
Freware Software, algorithms and coding

(go to links forward..)
  • Slope stability software -  SSAP2010 (Slope Stability Analysis Program) (rel 4.7.2-2016) - analysis of slope stability in natural and artificial complex conditions. (see also BORSELLI L. 2013. Advanced 2D Slope stability Analysis by LEM by SSAP software: a full freeware tool for teaching and scientific community. IN "ICL Landslide Teaching Tools".  Kyoji Sassa, Bin He, Mauri McSaveney, Osamu Nagai (EDS.). International Consortium on Landslides (ICL). PP. 428. ISBN: 978-4-9903382-2-0)
  • KUERY - Global Erodibility Database Query (rel. 1.4) : based  on Quantile Regression   applied (Borselli et al. 2009) on global erodibility databases (Torri et al. al 1997)  and climatic Koppen classification (Salvador Sanchis et al.  , 2008) and Borselli et al. 2012,. A robust algorithm for estimating soil erodibility in different climates. CATENA  97:85-94 DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2012.05.012 
  •  PESERA-L - (rel. 1.3). Sediment Yield due to shallow mass movements in a watershed. An addendum to the PESERA model.
  • DECOLOG  5.4  -  DECONVOLUTION OF MIXTURES'  COMPONENTS INSIDE PARTICLE SIZE DISTRIBUTIONS 
  • EUROSEM 2010 (European soil Erosion Model - 2010). The European Soil Erosion Model (EUROSEM) is a dynamic distributed model, able to simulate sediment transport, erosion and deposition  by rill and interill processes in single storms for both individual fields and small catchments.

  • VOLCANOFIT 2.0.1 Modeling a Stratovolcano Edifice with 3D surface (volcanoid). (see:BORSELLI L.,  CAPRA L., SAROCCHI D., De La CRUZ-REYNA S. 2011. Flank collapse scenarios at Volcán de Colima, Mexico: a relative instability analysis. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 208:51–65.  DOI: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2011.08.004 )


List of Publications

(last updated 21 march 2016)


Papers on ISI - JRC Journals (International Peer Reviewed) 
  • CHAVEZ, G. M., SAROCCHI, D., SANTANA, E. A., & BORSELLI, L. 2015. Optical granulometric analysis of sedimentary deposits by color segmentation-based software: OPTGRAN-CS. Computers & Geosciences, 85, 248-257. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cageo.2015.09.007
  • CABALLERO, L., D. SAROCCHI, E. SOTO, and L. BORSELLI .2014, Rheological changes induced by clast fragmentation in debris flows, Journal of  Geophysical Research , Earth Surf., 119(9): 1800–1817, doi:10.1002/2013JF002942
  • BRUNETTI M.T., GUZZETTI F., CARDINALI M., FIORUCCI F. , SANTANGELO M., MANCINELLI P., KOMATSU G. , BORSELLI L. 2014. Analysis of a new geomorphological inventory of landslides in Valles Marineris, Mars, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Vol. 405: 156-168, ISSN 0012-821X, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.epsl.2014.08.025. (http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0012821X14005317)
  • MORENO CHÁVEZ G., SAROCCHI D., ARCESANTANA E., BORSELLI L., RODRÍGUEZ-SEDANO L.A. 2014. Using Kinect to analyze pebble to block-sized clasts in sedimentology. Computers & Geosciences. Vol. 72:18–32. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cageo.2014.07.008
  • SANTI E.,  TARANTINO C. ,  AMICI V., BACARO G.   BLONDA P. , BORSELLI  L. , ROSSI M. ,  TOZZI S. , TORRI D. 2014, Fine-Scale Spatial Distribution Of Biomass Using Satellite Images. Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment, Vol.62, Pag.75-86, DOI: 10.5897/JENE2013.0416.
  • MONTENEGRO RIOS A., SAROCCHI D.,  NAHAMAD-MOLINARI Y., BORSELLI L. 2013. Form From Projected Shadow (FFPS): An algorithm for 3D shape analysis of sedimentary particles. Computers & Geosciences. 60:98–108. DOI:10.1016/j.cageo.2013.07.008.
  • TORRI D., SANTI E., MARIGNANI M. , ROSSI M., BORSELLI L. , MACCHERINI S. 2013. The recurring cycles of biancana badlands: Erosion, vegetation and human impact. CATENA. 106:22-30. DOI:10.1016/j.catena.2012.07.001.
  • BORSELLI l. , TORRI D. , POESEN J., IAQUINTA P. 2012. A robust algorithm for estimating soil erodibility in different climates. CATENA  97:85-94 DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2012.05.012
  • CABALLERO l. , SAROCCHI D., BORSELLI l. , CARDENAS a.l., 2012. Particle interaction inside debris flow: evidence through experimental data and quantitative clast shape analysis. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 231-232:12-23.  DOI: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2012.04.007
  • TORRI D.,  POESEN J., BORSELLI L., BRYAN R., ROSSI M. . 2012. Spatial variation of bed roughness in eroding rills and gullies. CATENA.90:76–86. doi:10.1016/j.catena.2011.10.004
  • CIAMPALINI R., BILLI P., FERRARI G.,  BORSELLI L., FOLLAIN S. 2012. Soil erosion induced by land use changes as determined by plough marks and field evidence in the Aksum area (Ethiopia). Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 146:197– 208. doi:10.1016/j.agee.2011.11.006
  • VIGIAK O., BORSELLI L., NEWHAM L.T.H. , McINNES J. ,  ROBERTS A.M. 2012. Comparison of conceptual landscape metrics to define hillslope-scale sediment delivery ratio. Geomorphology. 138: 74–88. DOI:10.1016/j.geomorph.2011.08.026
  • BORSELLI L.,  CAPRA L., SAROCCHI D., De La CRUZ-REYNA S. 2011. Flank collapse scenarios at Volcán de Colima, Mexico: a relative instability analysis. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research. 208:51–65.  DOI: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2011.08.004
  • SMETS T., BORSELLI L., POESEN J., TORRI D.. 2011 Evaluation of the EUROSEM model for predicting  the effects of  erosion-control blankets on runoff and interrill soil erosion by water. Geotextiles and Geomembranes 29: 285-297. doi:10.1016/j.geotexmem.2011.01.012
  • BORSELLI  L., TORRI D. 2010. Soil roughness, slope and surface storage relationship for impervious areas. Journal of Hydrology. 393:389–400.doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2010.09.002
  • NORINI G. , L. CAPRA, L. BORSELLI, F. R. ZUNIGA, L. SOLARI AND D. SAROCCHI. 2010. Large scale landslides triggered by Quaternary tectonics in the Acambay graben, Mexico. Earth Surface Processess and  Landforms. 35:1445-1455. doi: 10.1002/esp.1987
  • CAPRA, L., BORSELLI, L., VARLEY, N., GAVILANES-RUIZ, J.C, NORINI, G., SAROCCHI, D., CABALLERO, L., CORTES, A. . (2010). Rainfall-triggered lahars at Volcán de Colima, Mexico: Surface hydro-repellency as initiation process Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research . Volume 189(1-2):105-117  doi:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2009.10.014
  • SALVADOR SANCHIS M. P. , TORRI D. , BORSELLI L. , BRYAN R. , POESEN J. ,3 YAÑEZ M. S. CREMER C. (2009). Estimating parameters of the channel width–flow discharge relation using rill and gully channel junction data. Earth Surf. Process. Landforms, Vol. 34, 2023–2030 .DOI: 10.1002/esp.1887
  • BORSELLI L., P. CASSI, D. TORRI. 2008. Prolegomena to Sediment and flows connectivity in the landscape: a GIS and field numerical assessment. CATENA (Elsevier):75(3): 268-277. doi:10.1016/j.catena.2008.07.006
  • DESCHEEMAEKER K. J. POESEN, L. BORSELLI, J. NYSSEN, D. RAES, M. HAILE, B. MUYS, J. DECKERS. (2008) . Runoff curve numbers for steep hillslopes with natural vegetation in semi-arid tropical highlands, northern Ethiopia. Hydrological processes . 22(20): 4097-4105 DOI: 10.1002/hyp.7011..
  • CIAMPALINI R., P. BILLI, G. FERRARI and L. BORSELLI. 2008 Plough marks as a tool to assess soil erosion rates: A case study in Axum (Ethiopia). CATENA, 75 (1), p.18-27
  • SALVADOR SANCHIS M.P. , TORRI D., BORSELLI L., AND POESEN J., 2008. Climate Effects on Soil Erodibility. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, Volume 33(7), p.1082 - 1097
  • BORSELLI L.,TORRI D. (2007) .A model for reducing soil erosion by tillage. Journal of soil and water Conservation.vol. 62(6): 158A
  • TORRI D., POESEN J., BORSELLI L., KNAPEN A., 2006. Channel width – flow discharge relationships for rills and gullies. Geomorphology, 76, 273-279.
  • CABALLERO L., MACIAS J.L., GARCIA-PALOMO A., SAUCEDEO G.R., BORSELLI L. , SAROCCHI D., SANCHEZ J.M. 2006. The september 8-9, 1998 rain triggered flood events at Motozintla, Chiapas, Mexico. Natural Hazards.39(1):103-126..
  • DE ALBA S., L. BORSELLI, D. TORRI , S. PELLEGRINI , P. BAZZOFFI(2006). “ASSESSMENT OF TILLAGE EROSION IN TUSCANY (ITALY).” , Soil & Tillage Research 85 123–142.
  • SAROCCHI,L. BORSELLI, J.L. MACIAS. (2005), Construction de perfiles granulometricos de depositos piroclasticos por metodos opticos. Revista Mexicana de Ciencias Geologicas.22:371-382
  • CAPRA L. , J. LUGO-HUBP , L. BORSELLI. (2003). “Mass Movements In Tropical Volcanic Terrains: The Case Of Teziutlán (México)”. Engineering Geology, vol. 69 (3-4):359-379
  • TORRI L., L. BORSELLI (2003). Equation For High Rate Gully Erosion , CATENA, 50:449-467.
  • TORRI D. , L. BORSELLI (2002) “Clod Movement And Tillage Tool Characteristics For Modelling Tillage Erosion”. Journal of Water and Soil Conservation.57(1):24-28
  • BORSELLI L. , D. TORRI, J. POESEN, P. SALVADOR SANCHIS (2001). Effect Of Water Quality On Infiltration, Runoff And Interrill Erosion Processes During Simulated Rainfall. Earth Surface Processes And Landforms 26:339-342
  • BORSELLI L., D. TORRI. (2001) “Measurements Of Soil Traslocation By Tillage Using A Non Invasive Electromangnetic Method”. Journal of Water and Soil Conservation 56(2):106-111
  • SALLES C., POESEN J., BORELLI L., (1999). Measurement Of Simulated Drop Size Distribution With An Optical Spectro Pluviometer: Sample Size Consideration". Earth Surface Processes And Landforms. 24:545-556.
  • BORSELLI L: . (1999) Segmentation Of Soil Roughness Profiles. Earth Surface Processes And Landforms. 24:71-90.
  • TORRI D:, J. POESEN & L. BORSELLI. (1997). Predictability And Uncertainty Of The Soil Erodibility Factor Using A Global Dataset. CATENA (Elsevier), 31:1-22
  • KOVALIK P., M. BORGHETTI,L. BORSELLI, F.MAGNANI, G. SANESI, R. TOGNETTI (1997). Diurnal water relations of beech( fagus silvatica l.) Trees in the mountains of italy. Agricultural and Forest meteorology. 84:11-23.
  • BORSELLI L., R. BIANCALANI, S. CARNICELLI , C. GIORDANI , G.A. FERRARI (1996). Effect Of Gypsum On Seedling Emergence In A Kaolinitic Crusting Soil. Soil Technology Vol. 9 , pp 71-81.
  • BORSELLI L., S. CARNICELLI , G.A. FERRARI , M. PAGLIAI & G.LUCAMANTE (1996). Effect Of Gypsum On Hydrological, Mechanical And Porosity Properties Of A Kaolinitic Crusting Soil. Soil Technology Vol. 9 , pp 39-54.

Book Chapters, or International Conferences proceedings (in english - Peer Reviewed)

  • BORSELLI L. 2013. Advanced 2D Slope stability Analysis by LEM by SSAP software: a full freeware tool for teaching and scientific community. IN "ICL Landslide Teaching Tools".  Kyoji Sassa, Bin He, Mauri McSaveney, Osamu Nagai (EDS.). International Consortium on Landslides (ICL). PP. 428. ISBN: 978-4-9903382-2-0.
  • ROSSI  M. , S. PERUCCACCI, M.T. BRUNETTI, I. MARCHESINI, S. LUCIANI, F. ARDIZZONE, V. BALDUCCI,  C. BIANCHI, M. CARDINALI, F. FIORUCCI, A.C. MONDINI, P. REICHENBACH, P. SALVATI,M. SANTANGELO, D. BARTOLINI, S.L. GARIANO, M. PALLADINO, G. VESSIA, A. VIERO, L. ANTRONICO, L. BORSELLI, A.M. DEGANUTTI, G. IOVINE, F. LUINO, M. PARISE, M. POLEMIO ,  F. GUZZETTI, S. LUCIANI, F. FIORUCCI, A.C. MONDINI ,  M. SANTANGELO, G. TONELLI, 2012. SANF: National warning system for rainfall-induced landslides in Italy. In Landslides and Engineered Slopes: Protecting Society through Improved Understanding – Eberhardt et al. (eds). Taylor & Francis Group, London,pagea pp. 1895-1899.  ISBN 978-0-415-62123-6.
  • TORRI D., L. BORSELLI. 2011.  Water erosion . In "Handbook of Soil Sciences: Resource Management and Environmental Impacts, Second Edition", Pan Ming HuangYuncong LiMalcolm E. Sumner (editors).  Chapter 22.: 1-19. CRC PressTaylor & Francis , Boca raton FL.
  • BORSELLI L., CASSI P.,SALVADORSANCHIS P. (2009). Soil Erodibility Assessment for Applications at Watershed Scale.In “Manual of Methods for Soil and Land Evaluation”, Edoardo A.C. Costantini ed., Science Publisher Inc., 600 pages. ISBN 978-1-57808-571-2/November 2009
  • BARTOLINI D. BORSELLI L. (2009). Evaluation of the Hydrologic Soil Group (HSG) with the Procedure SCS Curve Number. In “Manual of Methods for Soil and Land Evaluation”, Edoardo A.C. Costantini ed., Science Publisher Inc., 600 pages. ISBN 978-1-57808-571-2/November 2009
  • VIGIAK O., NEWHAM LTH, WHITFORD J., MELLAND A., BORSELLI L. 2009. Comparison of landscape approaches to define spatial patterns of hillslope-scale sediment delivery ratio. In Anderssen, R.S., R.D. Braddock and L.T.H. Newham (eds) 18th World IMACS Congress and MODSIM09 International Congress on Modelling and Simulation. Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand and International Association for Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, July 2009, pp. 4064-4070. ISBN: 978-0-9758400-7-8. http://www.mssanz.org.au/modsim09/I14/vigiak.pdf
  • BORSELLI L. 2007. International conference: “Soil and Hillslope Management using scenario analysis and runoff-erosion models: a critical evaluation of current techniques” - Florence may 7th-9th 2007 FIELD TRIP        GUIDE. (L. Borselli editor) .CNR-IRPI . http://www.fi.cnr.it/irpi/cost634/field_trip_guide_cost634_florence2007.pdf
  • BORSELLI L., E. BUSONI, C. CALZOLARI, A CHIARUCCI, S. MACCHERINI, M. MARIGNANI, D. TORRI. (2007). Land Degradation And Vegetation: A Catchment View. In Hooke J. Yeroyanni Maria (eds), 2007. Conditions for restoration and mitigation of desertified areas using vegetation(RECONDES)- review of literature and present knowledge. European Commission. Luxembourg: office for Official Pubblication of the European Commission. ISBN 92-79-03072-8. 298 pp.
  • TORRI D., L. BORSELL Iet al. . (2006) . “SOIL EROSION IN ITALY”. In “SOIL EROSION IN EUROPE” (J. Boardman and J. Poesen – editors John Willey & Sons Ltd, West Sussex. England pp.243-261
  • BORSELLI ET al. . (2006) . “SOIL EROSION BY LAND LEVELLING”. In “SOIL EROSIONE IN EUROPE” (J. Boardman and J. Poesen– editors). John Willey & Sons Ltd, West Sussex. England pp. 643-658
  • BORSELLI L., S. PELLEGRINI, D. TORRI, P. BAZZOFFI. (2002).: “TILLAGE EROSION AND LAND LEVELLING: EVIDENCE IN TUSCANY (ITALY)”. Proceedings Of The 3th Internation Congress Of The European Society For Soil Conservation, 28 March2000, Valencia Spain. “ Man and soil at third millenium”. J. L. Rubio, R.P.C. Morgan, S. Asins, V. Andreu. Eds. Geoforma Editiones. ES.Vol. II:1341-1350.
  • TORRI D., L. BORSELLI, C. CALZOLARI , M.S. YANEZ, M. P. SALVADOR SANCHIS. (2002). “ LAND USE, SOIL QUALITY AND SOIL FUNCTIONS: EFFECT OF EROSION”, Key note of the sessions. Proceedings Of The 3th Internation Congress Of The European Society For Soil Conservation, 28 March2000, Valencia Spain. “ Man and soil at third millenium”. J. L. Rubio, R.P.C. Morgan, S. Asins, V. Andreu. Eds. Geoforma Editiones. ES. Vol. I:131-148.
  • BORSELLI L.. , D. TORRI, (2000). “INTEGRATE FRAMEWORK FOR SOIL EROSION CRITICAL STATE ASSESSMENT”. PROCEEDINGS OF THE 7TH ICCTA - INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS FOR COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY IN AGRICOLTURE: “Computer technology in agricoltural management and risk prevention” , Florence 15TH-18TH november 1998. Supplemento agli atti dei Georgofili 2000. Accademia dei Georgofili pp. 90-97.
  • TORRI D., L. BORSELLI. (2000). “WATER EROSION”. in "MANUAL OF SOIL SCIENCE" M.E. Sumner ed. . CRC Pubblications, New York. pp G171-G194
  • BORSELLI L.. , S.CARNICELLI, G.A. FERRARI, U. GALLIGANI (1998). “Chapeter 17 - THE IMPORTANCE OF SOIL INFILRATION DYNAMICS AND DATA UNCERTAINTY: FIELD STUDIES ON SOILS IN ZIMBABWE”. In “ Sustainable Management in Tropical Catchments” edito da D. HARPER & T. BROWN . John Willey & Sons. - England. pp.279-295.
  • BORSELLI L., D. MAGALDI, M. TALLINI, (1998). "ASSESSMENT OF HILLSLOPE INSTABILITY HAZARD BASED ON FUZZY MATHEMATICS METHODS". PROCEEDINGS OF THE 8TH CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF ENGINEERING GEOLOGY - IAEG. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 21.25 sept, 1998. Balkema , editions.
  • TORRI D., L. BORSELLI (1991)- "OWERLAND FLOW AND SOIL EROSION: SOME PROCESSES AN THEIR INTERACTIONS ". CATENA SUPPLEMENT N. 19, "EROSION, TRANSPORT, DEPOSITION PROCESSES", pp 129-137- CREMLINGEN - GERMANY.


Book Chapters or conferences proceedings (in italian)
  • BORSELLI L.2006. .Valutazione della erodibilità delsuolo in applicazioni a scala di bacino. In “Metodi di valutazione del suolo e delle terre” (Edoardo Costantini –Editor). Edizioni Cantagalli, Siena. pp-197-222 (in italian)
  • BARTOLINI D., L. BORSELLI, 2006. Valutazione del gruppo idrologico del suolo (HSG)secondo la procedura SCS Curve Number. In “Metodi di valutazione del suolo e delle terre” (Edoardo Costantini –Editor). Edizioni Cantagalli, Siena. pp-223-236 (in italian)
  • BAZZOFFI P., L. BORSELLI, S. PELLEGRINI, D. TORRI 2006. Indici di rugosità superficiele del suolo a fini modellistici. In “Metodi di valutazione del suolo e delle terre” (Edoardo Costantini –Editor). Edizioni Cantagalli, Siena. pp-165-195
  • SAPIO F., L. BORSELLI, P. PETRI, E. ZINI (2000) . “ALPMON: IL LAND COVER NELLA VALUTAZIONE DEL RISCHIO DI EROSIONE IN AMBIENTE ALPINO. Atti 3° congresso naz. ASITA, napoli dic. 1999.
  • BORSELLI L., D. MAGALDI, M. TALLINI. (1999) “Elaborazione di carte dalla pericolosità da instabilità di versante con approccio fuzzy”. Atti dei convegni dei Lincei 154: “il rischio idrogeologico e la difesa del suolo” Roma 1-2 ottobre 1998. ACCADEMIA NAZIONALE DEI LINCEI pp 307-310.
  • BUSONI E., L.BORSELLI & C. CALZOLARI (1995) . “CARATTERISTICHE FISICHE ED IDROLOGICHE DEL SUOLO: LORO DERIVABILITA’ DALLA CARTOGRAFIA PEDOLOGICA ED APPLICABILITA’ IN MODELLI DISTRIBUITI DI BILANCIO IDROLOGICO DI BACINO”. Gruppo Nazionale per la difesa dalle catastrofi idrogeologiche - C.N.R. - Linea 1 . pp.137
  • BORSELLI L (1995) , "PARAMETRI PEDOLOGICI ED IDROLOGICI COME VARIABILI FUZZY PER LA MODELLISTICA A LIVELLO DI BACINO". In E. BUSONI, L.BORSELLI & C. CALZOLARI (editors) . CARATTERISTICHE FISICHE ED IDROLOGICHE DEL SUOLO: LORO DERIVABILITA’ DALLA CARTOGRAFIA PEDOLOGICA ED APPLICABILITA’ IN MODELLI DISTRIBUITI DI BILANCIO IDROLOGICO DI BACINO”. Gruppo Nazionale per la difesa dalle catastrofi idrogeologiche - C.N.R. - Linea 1 . pp 77-79
  • BORSELLI L. (1995) , " IL SOIL CONSERVATION SERVICE CURVE NUMBER METHOD". In E. BUSONI, L.BORSELLI & C. CALZOLARI(editors) . “CARATTERISTICHE FISICHE ED IDROLOGICHE DEL SUOLO: LORO DERIVABILITA’ DALLA CARTOGRAFIA PEDOLOGICA ED APPLICABILITA’ IN MODELLI DISTRIBUITI DI BILANCIO IDROLOGICO DI BACINO”. Gruppo Nazionale per la difesa dalle catastrofi idrogeologiche - C.N.R. - Linea 1 . pp 57-76
  • BORSELLI L. (1993) - "VERIFICHE DI STABILITA` DEI PENDII IN CASI DI COMPLESSITA` STRATIGRAFICA: MODELLIZZAZIONE E APPLICAZIONI IN CODICI DI CALCOLO AUTOMATICO". ATTI DEL TERZO WORKSHOP "INFORMATICA E SCIENZE DELLA TERRA". patrocinato da GIAST- CNR - Sarnano (MC) ottobre 1991 - De Frede - Napoli . pp 15-31
  • BORSELLI L. (1991)- "FUZZY CURVE NUMBER PER LA PREVISIONE DEGLI EVENTI IDROLOGICI ESTREMI". Gruppo Nazionale per la difesa dalle Catastrofi Idrogeologiche - Rapporto 1991 della attività svolta. - Linea di ricerca 1 - unità operativa 1.2- Patrocinato dal CONSIGLIO NAZIONALE DELLE RICERCHE. VOLUME UNICO pp 69-86.
  • BORSELLI L., E. BUSONI, D.TORRI (1989)- " APPLICABILITA` DEL SCS CURVE NUMBER METHOD: IL FATTORE LAMBDA PER LA STIMA DEL DEFLUSSO SUPERFICIALE". Gruppo Nazionale per la difesa dalle Catastrofi Idrogeologiche - Rapporto 1989 della attività svolta - Linea di ricerca 1- unità operativa 1.2 - Patrocinato dal CONSIGLIO NAZIONALE DELLE RICERCHE . VOLUME UNICO pp 43-55.


Papers in Non ISI Journals and technical reports or manuals
(in bold papers that received consistent citations in ISI Journals)
  • BORSELLI L. (2016). "SSAP 4.7.2 - SLOPE STABILITY ANALYSIS PROGRAM". MANUALE DI RIFERIMENTO. DEL CODICE SSAP Versione 4.7.2  http://www.ssap.eu/manualessap2010.pdf (last accessed 21 march 2016).  DOI:  http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.1.3851.1766
  • BORSELLI L. (2016). "SSAP 4.7.0 - SLOPE STABILITY ANALYSIS PROGRAM". MANUALE DI RIFERIMENTO. DEL CODICE SSAP Versione 4.7.0  http://www.ssap.eu/manualessap2010.pdf (last accessed 24 january 2016). DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.1.3222.2484
  • BORSELLI L. (2015). "SSAP 4.5.2 - SLOPE STABILITY ANALYSIS PROGRAM". MANUALE DI RIFERIMENTO. DEL CODICE SSAP Versione 4.5.2  http://www.ssap.eu/manualessap2010.pdf (last accessed 9 january 2015)
  • BORSELLI L. (2014). "SSAP 4.5.0 - SLOPE STABILITY ANALYSIS PROGRAM". MANUALE DI RIFERIMENTO. DEL CODICE SSAP Versione 4.5.0  http://www.ssap.eu/manualessap2010.pdf (last accessed 4 November 2014)
  • BORSELLI L. (2014). "SSAP 4.3.2 - SLOPE STABILITY ANALYSIS PROGRAM". MANUALE DI RIFERIMENTO. DEL CODICE SSAP Versione 4.3.2  http://www.ssap.eu/manualessap2010.pdf (last accessed 29 july   2014)
  • BORSELLI L. (2013). "SSAP 4.2.2 - SLOPE STABILITY ANALYSIS PROGRAM". MANUALE DI RIFERIMENTO. DEL CODICE SSAP Versione 4.2.2  http://www.ssap.eu/manualessap2010.pdf (last accessed 29 october   2013)
  • BORSELLI L. (2012). "SSAP 4.2.0 - SLOPE STABILITY ANALYSIS PROGRAM". MANUALE DI RIFERIMENTO. DEL CODICE SSAP Versione 4.2.0  http://www.ssap.eu/manualessap2010.pdf (last accessed 03 March 2013)
  • BORSELLI L. (2012). "SSAP 4.1.0 - SLOPE STABILITY ANALYSIS PROGRAM". MANUALE DI RIFERIMENTO. DEL CODICE SSAP Versione 4.1.0  http://www.ssap.eu/manualessap2010.pdf (last accessed 12 July 2012)
  • BORSELLI L. (2012). "SSAP 4.0.8 - SLOPE STABILITY ANALYSIS PROGRAM". MANUALE DI RIFERIMENTO. DEL CODICE SSAP Versione 4.0.8  http://www.ssap2005.it/manualessap2010.pdf (last accessed 7 february. 2012)
  • BORSELLI L. SALVADOR SANCHISM.P., BATOLINI D., CASSI P., LOLLINO P.. (2011).PESERA-L model: an addendum to the PESERA model for sediment yield due to shallow mass movement in a watersheed. CNR-IRPI , Italy Report .n.82. scientific report deliverable 5.2.1 DESIRE. PROJECT. Pp.28
  • BORSELLI L. (2011). "SSAP 4.0.6 - SLOPE STABILITY ANALYSIS PROGRAM". MANUALE DI RIFERIMENTO. DEL CODICE SSAP Versione 4.0.6  http://www.ssap2005.it/manualessap2010.pdf (last accessed 13 july. 2011).
  • KIRKB Y., IRVINE  B., POESEN. J., BORSELLI L. REED M. (2010). Improving process descriptions integrated within the PESERA model in order to be able to evaluate effects of potential prevention and remediation measures. Universidy of Leeds, UK. Report .n.75. scientific report deliverable 5.2.1 DESIRE. PROJECT. Pp.21
  • TORRI D., BORSELLI L., SALVADOR SANCHIS M.P. et al. (2010). Pericolosità di erosione idrica alle varie scale spaziali - Capitolo 4. In "POR calabria 2000-2006 lotto progettuale 2 . pericolosità legata ai fenomeni di intensa erosione idrica areale e lineare" , Oreste terranova Ed. Consiglio nazionale delle ricerche. Istituto di ricerca per la protezione idrogeologica. Pp. 610
  • BORSELLI L. (2009). DECOLOG -DECONVOLUTION OF MIXTURES OF LOGNORMAL COMPONENTS INSIDE PARTICLE SIZE DISTRIBUTION. (last accessed 13 july 2011).  http://www.decolog.org/decolog_manual.pdf. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.1.5122.7929
  • BORSELLI L., SALVADOR SANCHIS M.P. D. BARTOLINI, TORRI D., (2010). Activity report 3th year- desire project.- study siste n. 3. Pp. 45
  • BORSELLI L., CASSI P., P. SALVADOR SANCHIS, F.UNGARO. (2007). STUDIO DELLA DINAMICA DELLE AREE SORGENTI PRIMARIE DI SEDIMENTO NELL’AREA PILOTA DEL BACINO DI BILANCINO: PROGETTO (BABI) –Relazione Attività di Progetto . CNR – IRPI, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto di Ricerca per la Protezione Idrogeologica, Firenze. Autorità di Bacino del Fiume Arno-Firenze. pp.110. Download copia Digitale: http://www.adbarno.it/rep/babi/Relazione_Progetto_BABI.zip
  • BORSELLI L. (2007). “SSAP 3.0.1 – SLOPE STABILITY ANALYSIS PROGRAM”. MANUALE DI RIFERIMENTO. DEL CODICE SSAP Versione 3.0.1 http://www.ssap2005.it (PUBBLICAZIONE IN FORMATO ELETTRONICO).
  • BORSELLI L., P. MAGAZZINI, CASSI P., P. SALVADOR SANCHIS.(2004). STUDIO DELLA DINAMICA DELLE AREE SORGENTI PRIMARIE DI SEDIMENTO NELL’AREA PILOTA DEL BACINO DI BILANCINO: PROGETTO (BABI) –CARTA PEDOLOGICA ALLA SCALA 1:25.000 DEL BACINO DI BILANCINO. CNR – IRPI, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto di Ricerca per la Protezione Idrogeologica, Firenze
  • BORSELLI L., CASSI P., P. SALVADOR SANCHIS, F.UNGARO. (2004). STUDIO DELLA DINAMICA DELLE AREE SORGENTI PRIMARIE DI SEDIMENTO NELL’AREA PILOTA DEL BACINO DI BILANCINO: PROGETTO (BABI) –Rapporto preliminare . CNR – IRPI, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Istituto di Ricerca per la Protezione Idrogeologica, Firenze. pp.104
  • BORSELLI L., U. GALLIGANI,, D. MAGALDI. “SOILTRAN: UN CODICE DI CALCOLO PER LA TRADUZIONE DEL NOME DEI SUOLI SECONDO LA LEGENDA EC-FAO(1985) NEL NOME DELLA LEGENDA FAO UNESCO (1990). UNIVERSITà DEGLI STUDI DELL’AQUILA, DISAT 2002/1
  • MARCHETTI R., L. BORSELLI, D. TORRI (2001). “CARATTERIZZAZIONE, MISURA E DESCRIZIONE MATEMATICA DEL RUSCELLAMENTO IN PIANURA” Riv. Di Irr. E Dren. 48(2):4-19
  • BORSELLI L. (1999). “SSAP 2.7 – SLOPE STABILITY ANALYSIS PROGRAM”. MANUALE DI RIFERIMENTO. DEL CODICE SSAP Versione 2.7. CNR-IGES, FIRENZE. http://www.area.fi.cnr.it/iges/ssap/ssap27.htm. (PUBBLICAZIONE IN FORMATO ELETTRONICO).(discontinued 2001)
  • TORRI D., BAZZZOFFI P., BORSELLI L., (1998). "I PARAMETRI FISICI CORRELATI ALL'EROSIONE DEL SUOLO". IN "LA NORMALIZZAZIONE DELI METODI DI ANALISI FISICA DEI SUOLI". I Georgofili, Quaderni, III: 59-93.
  • MAGALDI D., L. BORSELLI, A. FARRONI, M. TALLINI (1997) . “DETERMINAZIONE DELLA PERICOLOSITA` DEI VERSANTI CON APPLICAZIONE DI MATEMATICA FUZZY”. DISAT . Università dell’Acquila. . 97/1.
  • ZANCHI C.,GIORDANI C., PINI G., BIANCALANI R., BORSELLI L. (1995). "PERDITE DI SUOLO E DI NUTRIENTI IN FUNZIONE DI DIVERSE DOSI DI CONCIMAZIONE (ESTENSIVA E INTENSIVA) SU TERRENI A DIVERSA TESSITURA". Rivista di Agronomia , n. 4 - pp533-543.
  • BORSELLI L. (1995) . “FUSLE: A COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR SOIL LOSS RISK ANALYSIS BY FUZZY VARIABLES AND POSSIBILITY DISTRIBUTIONS”. Quaderni di scienza del suolo - C.N.R. - Firenze - Vol . VI. (4 citations in ISI Journals )
  • BORSELLI L. (1995)- " MODIFIED POCKET CONE PENETROMETER FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF SURFACE AND SUBSURFACE SOIL PARAMETERS" Rivista di Agricoltura Subtropicale e Tropicale Vol. 89 (1), pp 61-74.
  • BORSELLI L, C. GIORDANI (1994) -"PENETROMETRO '"DROP CONE" MODIFICATO PER LA MISURA DI UN INDICE DI DUREZZA DELA CROSTA SUPERFICIALE DEL SUOLO". Rivista di Agricoltura Subtropicale e Tropicale Vol. 88 (2) . pp 305 – 313.
  • GIORDANI C., L. BORSELLI. , F. AGOSTINI (1993) - "CRUST STRENGTH ON A SOIL TREATED WITH GYPSUM : MAZOWE SOIL (ZIMBABWE)". Rivista di Agricoltura Subtropicale e Tropicale Vol. 87 (4) . pp 387- 396.
  • BORSELLI L.. (1993) - " STIME SPEDITVE DEL TASSO DI EROSIONE POTENZIALE MEDIO ANNUO DEL SUOLO SECONDO LA PROCEDURA USLE: UN CODICE DI CALCOLO AUTOMATICO". Rivista di Agricoltura Subtropicale e Tropicale Vol. 87 (4) . pp 397- 419.
  • BORSELLI L.. (1993) "TEMPORAL CHANGES IN SOIL ERODIBILITY". C.N.R. - Quaderni di scienza del suolo , FIRENZE. vol. V , pp 23-46.
  • BORSELLI L (1991) - " ANALISI DELLA AFFIDABILITA` DELLA PROCEDURA SCS CURVE NUMBER". C.N.R. - Quaderni di scienza del suolo vol. III , pp. 75-96, FIRENZE
  • BORSELLI L. (1989)- "PREVISIONE DEI DEFLUSSI SUPERFICIALI SU VERSANTE: IL METODO S.C.S CURVE NUMBER E SUA APPLICABILITA` NELL'AMBIENTE COLLINARE ITALIANO". - C.N.R. - Quaderni di scienza del suolo - vol. II , pp. 145-160. FIRENZE.

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