Fabio Oriani

My main research topic is the simulation of spatio-temporal rainfall and climate data using multiple-point geostatistics. I am also interested in stochastic hydrogeology, time-series analysis and geostatistics.


  • MSc Degree in Geology: processes, resources and applications, Università degli studi di Milano, Italy, 04/2011
  • Bachelor Degree in Geology, Università degli studi di Milano, Italy, 06/2008.

Positions held

  • 2011-now - PhD student, Université de Neuchâtel, Switzerland


  • Oriani F. , Mehrotra R., Straubhaar J., Mariethoz G., Sharma A., Renard P. (2015), Simulating the complexity of rainfall time-series: a comparison between the Markov-chain approach and multiple-point statistics. Submitted to Water Resources Research.

  • Oriani F., Straubhaar J., Renard P., Mariethoz G. (2014), Simulation of rainfall time-series from different climatic regions using the direct sampling technique, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. dx.doi.org/10.5194/hess-18-3015-2014





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Centre d'hydrogéologie
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