Prof. Alberto Guadagnini is Professor of Hydraulic Engineering and Head of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Politecnico di Milano, Italy. He is also Adjunct Professor at the Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA. He has been Professeur Invité at the University of Strasbourg (Strasbourg, France) in 2010, Visiting Professor at the Department of Hydrology and Water Resources, The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA, in 1997, and 2010 - 2016, and Visiting Professor at the Department of Environmental Sciences and Energy Research, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, in 2011. Head of the Doctoral Program in Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering, Politecnico di Milano. Advised and graduated 15 Ph.D. students, and hosted >10 post-doctoral fellows and many visiting senior scientists. Ongoing research projects include (i) statistical scaling of hydrological quantities, (ii) stochastic groundwater hydrology, (iii) delineation of wellhead protection regions, (iv) multiscale flow and solute transport in porous media, (v) multiphase flows and enhanced oil recovery. He has participated in several European Union projects and proposals (Coordinator; Supervisory Board member; and PI/scientist-in-charge). Close collaborations with many research groups in Israel, Europe and the USA. Published more than 140 research papers in ISI rated, international, peer-reviewed journals, 90 of them over the last 10 years. He is Executive Editor of the Journal Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, and Associate Editor of the Journals Water Resources Research and Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment.