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Institute of Biosciences and Bioresources

National Research Council of Italy

Saverio Pandolfi

Role: CTER-IV
Section: Technicians
Division: Perugia
Tel: (39) 075-5014867
E-mail: saverio.pandolfi@ibbr.cnr.it


Saverio Pandolfi

Role: CTER- IV

Section: Technicians

Division: Perugia

Tel: (39) 075-5014874

E-mail: saverio.pandolfi@ibbr.cnr.it

National Research Council - Institute of Biosciences and Bioresources (CNR-IBBR), Division of Perugia, Via Madonna Alta, 130 - 06128 Perugia, Italy

Research interests: Phenotypic characteratizion of olive genetic resources, Evaluation of olive oil quality, Propagation and cultivation

Main focus: Current activities carried out on:

- Breeding of olive (Olea europaea L.);

- Phenotypic assessment of segregating cross progenies;

- Morphological and molecular characterization of varieties;

- Analysis of the qualitative characteristics of olive oil;

- Evaluation of local olive germplasm;

- Olive orchard management, pest and disease control, plant nutrition, etc.

Education

1993 - PhD, Crop Productivity of Plants, University of Perugia.

1991 - Course on genetic markers: isozyme analisys, CNR Porano (TR).

1989 - Postharvest physiology and biochemistry, Scuola Superiore di Studi Universitari e di Perfezionamento S. Anna, Pisa.

1986 - Teaching certificate in Natural Sciences, Chemistry and Geography, Perugia.

1984 - Degree in Agricultural Sciences, University of Perugia.

1975 - High school diploma at the Agriculture High School G. Garibaldi, Rome.

Work experiences

2010 - 2015: CNR - Institute of Biosciences and Bioresources (CNR-IBBR), Perugia.

2014: Responsible of Project TIBORG, PSR Umbria region.

1986 - 2010: CRA - Center of Research on Olive and Olive Oil lndustry (CRA-OLI), Spoleto (PG).

1987 - 2013: Teaching at 40 regional courses for young farmers on crop management, agronomy of herbaceous and woody plants, Perugia.

2011: Teaching at courses on olive crop management and olive tree pruning, Amelia (TR).

2003 - 2008: Lecturer at the International Master in Oliviculture, University of Perugia, CRA-OLI, International Olive Council.

2007: Teaching olive crop management, olive oil mill technology and olive oil tasting, University of Gastronomic Sciences (UNISIG), Pollenzo (CN).

2007: Speaker at seminars on olive pruning, University of Tuscia, Viterbo.

2003 - 2006: Senior consultant EMAS, ISO 14000, ISO 9000.

2000 - 2006: Scientific coordinator of the study on local cultivars and ecotypes, morphology, agronomic behavior, oil quality, field trials in Italy and Slovenia, editing a catalogue of the local cultivars and ecotypes, European Programme of Cross Border Cooperation: Interreg 3 A Italy - Slovenia.

2005: Responsible for the Work Package 3 - Valorization of monocultivar olive oil and declared blends, RIOM project (Ricerca ed Innovazione per l’Olivicoltura Meridionale), Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry (MIPAAF).

2002: Senior consultant: Report on the environmental status of the Umbrian South Valley, European project SPOT- AG 21L.

1992: Lecturer at two seminars, University of Agronomic Science of Bucharest (Romania).

Selected publications

Hosseini-Mazinani M., Mariotti R., Torkzaban B., Sheikh-Hassani M., Ataei S., Cultrera N.G.M., Pandolfi S., Baldoni L., 2014. High genetic diversity detected in olives beyond the boundaries of the Mediterranean sea. Plos One 9(4):e93146.

Mousavi S., Hosseini Mazinani M., Arzani K., Ydollahi A., Pandolfi S., Baldoni L., Mariotti R., 2014. Molecular and morphological characterization of Golestan (Iran) olive ecotypes provides evidence for the presence of promising genotypes. Genet Resour Crop Evol 61:775-785.

Baldoni L., Cultrera N.G.M., Mariotti R., Pandolfi S., Blanco A., Montemurro C., et al., 2011. Catalogo Nazionale delle Cultivar di Olivo - Progetto OLVIVA: Qualificazione del vivaismo olivicolo, Caratterizzazione varietale, sanitaria e innovazioni nella tecnica vivaistica. Ed. Università degli Studi di Bari “Aldo Moro” - Dip. Biologia e Chimica Agroforestale ed Ambientale. ISBN 978-88-88793-97-9.

Pandolfi S., Baldoni L., Mariotti R., Alagna F., Cultrera N., Mattioli T., 2010. Variabilità dell’olivo ed evoluzione del paesaggio nell’area del lago Trasimeno. In: Wonderland in the Landscape-Cultural Mosaic, Idea, Image, Illusion. Proc. XV Int. Interdisc. Conf., Palmanova (UD), 16-17 Settembre.

Pannelli G., Pandolfi S., Baldoni L., Bongi G., 2010. Selection and use of ancient olive trees in Umbria. In: IV Convegno Nazionale Piante Mediterranee -Le potenzialità del territorio e dell’ambiente. Raccolta degli Atti, (a cura di) Sarli G., Alvino A., Cervelli C., pp. 93- 104. ISBN: 978-1-4466-8981-3

Pandolfi S., De Angelis S., Paoletti A., Baldoni L., Cultrera N.G.M., Mariotti R., Perri E., Pannelli G., 2010, Varietà ed ecotipi di olivo del Lazio. Ed. Assessorato all’Agricoltura Regione Lazio, ARSIAL, pp. 233. ISBN 978-88-904841-0-0.

Pandolfi S., Leccese A., Guelfi P., Mattioli T., Pannelli G., 2009,. Zonazione dell’olivo in Umbria. Sabbioni Editore, pp. 157.

Pandolfi S., Scarbolo E., Parmeggiani P., Paoletti A., Baldoni L., Cultrera N.G.M, Mariotti R., Martellossi M., 2007. Schede elaiografiche del germoplasma di olivo del Friuli Venezia Giulia e del Collio Sloveno. In: L’olivo nella storia, nel paesaggio e nell’economia di Brda e dei Colli del Friuli orientale: conservazione e sviluppo. A cura di ERSA Friuli: Progetto UE-LI-JE, Interreg IIIA Italia-Slovenia 2000-2006: pp. 17-75.

 

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