Riccardo Valentini

Head of SUN Lab

  • +39 0761 357394; +39 0761 1710299
  • valentini-r@rudn.ru
Riccardo Valentini is head of laboratory in RUDN University (Russian Federation), full professor of Forest Ecology at University of Tuscia and Director of the Euromediterranean Center for Climate Change (CMCC). His expertise concern plant – atmosphere interactions, environmental physiology, forest ecology and biogeochemistry. He published 352 papers of which 10 are on high impact journals (Science, Nature). His papers got 19763 citations with an H index of 61 (based on Google Scholar).


  • Head of RUDN laboratory “Smart technologies for sustainable development of urban environment in the conditions of global change” (Moscow)
  • Full Professor, Department of Innovation of Biological Systems, Food and Forestry DIBAF, Tuscia University


Biogeochemistry, Plant Ecology, Applied Ecology, Forest Management, Forest Ecology, Environment, Biodiversity, Climate Change, Ecosystem Ecology, Landscape Ecology