Member Card

Marco Fiala

Membership start year 2008
Type MC
Role Secretary General (data Member updated 2021)
Institution / Organization / Company U&R | Univ. Milan, Dept. Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. Production, Landscape, Agroenergy (DiSAA)
Still in charge Yes
Address via G. Celoria 2 - 20133, Milan
Country ITALY
Institution / Organization website
International call phone +390250316868
Scientific database

Research activities key-words

  • Agricultural machinery and mechanization - agricultural mechanization
  • Energy - (all topics)
  • Sustainability, environmental control, bioengineering and reuse - LCA and environmental impact


Publication 1
AUTHOR: Fiala, M., Nonini, L.
TITLE: High accuracy site-specific secondary data for mechanical field operations to support LCA studies
YEAR: 2020
REFERENCES: Springer, Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering Book Series, 67(491-499),

Publication 2

AUTHOR: Fiala, M., Nonini, L.
TITLE: Biomass and biofuels
YEAR: 2018
REFERENCES: EDP SCIENCES, EPJ Web of Conferences 189, 00006, 189(1-35),

Publication 3
AUTHOR: Lovarelli, D., Fiala, M., Larsson, G.
TITLE: Fuel consumption and exhaust emissions during on-field tractor activity: a possible improving strategy for the environmental load of agricultural mechanisation
YEAR: 2018
REFERENCES: Elsevier, Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, 151(238-248)

Publication 4
AUTHOR: Lovarelli, D., Bacenetti, J., Fiala, M.
TITLE: Effect of local conditions and machinery characteristics on the environmental impacts of primary soil tillage
YEAR: 2017
REFERENCES: Elsevier, Journal of Cleaner Production, 140(479-491),

Publication 5
AUTHOR: Bacenetti, J., Sala, C., Fusi, A., Fiala, M.
TITLE: Agricultural anaerobic digestion plants: What LCA studies pointed out and what can be done to make them more environmentally sustainable
YEAR: 2016
REFERENCES: Elsevier, Applied Energy, 179(669-686),

Publication 6
AUTHOR: Lovarelli, D., Bacenetti, J., Fiala, M.
TITLE: A new tool for life cycle inventories of agricultural machinery operations
YEAR: 2016
REFERENCES: PagePress, Journal of Agricultural Engineering, 47, 1(40-53),

Publication 7
AUTHOR: Fusi, A., Bacenetti, J., Fiala, M., Azapagic A.
TITLE: Life Cycle Environmental Impacts of Electricity from Biogas Produced by Anaerobic Digestion
YEAR: 2016
REFERENCES: Frontiers, Frontiers in Bioengineering&Biotechnology, 4(1-17),

Publication 8
AUTHOR: Bacenetti, J., Negri, M., Lovarelli, D., Ruiz Garcia, L., Fiala, M.
TITLE: Economic performances of anaerobic digestion plants: effect of maize silage energy density at increasing transport distances
YEAR: 2015
REFERENCES: Elsevier, Biomass&Bioenergy, 80(73-84),

Publication 9
AUTHOR: Fiala, M., Oberti, R.
TITLE: Test of an automatic rate control system for a centrifugal-type dry fertilizer spreader
YEAR: 1999
REFERENCES: ASABE, Applied Engineering in Agriculture, 15, 4(273-278)

Publication 10
AUTHOR: Fiala, M., Pellizzi, G., Riva, G.
TITLE: A model for optimal dimensioning of biomass-fuelled electric power plant
YEAR: 1997
REFERENCES: Elsevier, Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research, 67, 1(17-25)