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Danilo Palazzo

Title: Director, School of Planning
Office: 6210 Daa Addition
Tel: 513-556-0904
Email: danilo.palazzo@uc.edu

Born in Milan, Italy
2012 - today Full Professor and Director, School of Planning, College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning, University of Cincinnati.
2002-2012 Associate Professor of urban planning and design at the School of Building Engineering-Architecture, Politecnico di Milano.
1997-2002 Assistant Professor of urban planning and design at the School of Architecture, Politecnico di Milano

Education

  • Master in Architecture, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italia, 1987 (Architecture, urbanism).
  • Ph.D. in Planning, Istituto Universitario di Architettura di Venezia, Venezia, 1993 (Urban and Regional Planning ).

Research Information

Research Interests

Urban Design; Urbanism; Ecological Planning

Publications

Peer-reviewed Publications

  • Danilo Palazzo, Gabriele Masera, Manuela Grecchi, Laura Malighetti, Marta Sesana (2011). Multidisciplinary design process: urban, architectural and technological analyses for energy-efficient residential buildings in Northern Italy. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR HOUSING SCIENCE AND ITS APPLICATIONS, 35, 11-21.
  • Massimo Tadi, Danilo Palazzo (2007). Workshop di progettazione urbanistica e architettonica. Territorio, 39, 141-150.
  • Danilo Palazzo, Gabriele Masera, Manuela Grecchi, Laura Malighetti, Marta Sesana (2006). Il Parco del Macello a Monza. I progetti di recupero di un’area marginale. Territorio, 37, 96-114.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2006). Responsabilità progettuale e paesaggio dei margini urbani.. RI-VISTA. RICERCHE PER LA PROGETTAZIONE DEL PAESAGGIO, 6, 14-31.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2005). Ma cosa fanno gli americani? Una breve indagine sui ruoli e i compiti dei landscape architect statunitensi. II parte. RI-VISTA. RICERCHE PER LA PROGETTAZIONE DEL PAESAGGIO, 3, 4-22.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2004). Ma cosa fanno gli americani? Una breve indagine sui ruoli e i compiti dei landscape architect statunitensi. I parte. RI-VISTA. RICERCHE PER LA PROGETTAZIONE DEL PAESAGGIO, 1, 1-9.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2001). Didattica e workshop di progettazione urbanistica e ambientale. Territorio, 18, 136-142.
  • M.C. Treu, M. Magoni, F. Steiner, D. Palazzo (2000). Sustainable Landscape Planning for Cremona, Italy. LANDSCAPE AND URBAN PLANNING, 47, 79-98.
  • Danilo Palazzo, Maria Luisa Pedrazzini (1998). Pianificazione del territorio europeo. Urbanistica, 111, 47-60.
  • Danilo Palazzo (1997). La terra dalla luna. Ovvero come la paura della bomba ha aiutato (negli Stati Uniti) la pianificazione ecologica. OIKOS, 2, 59-84.
  • Danilo Palazzo (1997). Da Riverside, Illinois a Bandar Nusajaya, Malesia. Urbanistica, 108, 41-46.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2004). Una volta era il pomerio. Territorio, 28, 29-34.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2002). Review of: The Living Landscape. An Ecological Approach to Landscape Planning, by Frederick R. Steiner. Landscape Journal, 20, 190-191.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2000). Review of: Ecological Stewardship. A Common Reference for Ecosystem Management. LANDSCAPE AND URBAN PLANNING, 49, 194-197.

Published Books

  • Danilo Palazzo, Frederick Steiner (2011). Urban Ecological Design. A Process for Regenerative Places. Washington D.C.: Island Press (Co-Author).
  • Danilo Palazzo (2008). Urban Design. Un processo di progettazione urbana. Milano, Italy: Mondadori Universita'.
  • Danilo Palazzo, Maria Cristina Treu (2006). Margini. Descrizioni, strategie, progetti. Firenze: Alinea (Co-Editor).
  • Danilo Palazzo, Anna Paola Canevari (2001). Paesaggio e Territorio. Strumenti per il governo e la pianificazione. Milano, Italy: Franco Angeli (Co-Author).
  • Danilo Palazzo (1997). Sulle spalle di giganti. Le matrici della pianificazione ambientale negli Stati Uniti. Milano, Italy: Franco Angeli.

Book Chapters

  • Danilo Palazzo (2011). Pedagogical Tradition. In Tridib Banerjee, Anastasia Loukaitou-Sideris (Eds.), Companion to Urban Design (pp.41-52). New York: Routledge.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2007). Strategies for Sustainable Urban Edges. In Demetria Babalis (Eds.), ECOPOLIS Sustainable Planning and design Principles. Revealing and Enhancing Sustainable Design (pp.59-67). Firenze: Alinea.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2007). Design Responsibilities. In Massimo Tadi (Eds.), Timişora 2020 Overall Vision. A Case Study (pp.104-109). Firenze: Alinea.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2007). Design, Planning and Vision for the Public City. In M. Imperadori, J. L. de Sales Marques, C. Marreiros (Eds.), ACEMacau. Architecture, Culture, Environment Macau (pp.92-105). Macau: Institute of European Studies of Macau.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2006). A Process for sustainable Urban Planning Aided Design. Lesson Learned from Transforming the Places of Production. In Demetria Babalis (Eds.), ECOPOLIS Sustainable Planning and design Principles. Revealing and Enhancing Sustainable Design (pp.135-144). Firenze: Alinea.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2016). (In Press). The Role of Utopia in Ecological Planning and Design. In George F. Thompson, Frederick R. Steiner, Armando Carbonell (Eds.), Nature and Cities Cambridge: Lincoln Institute.
  • Danilo Palazzo, Stephen Diko (2016). (In Press). From the Past into the Future: The Utopian Roots of Ecological Planning in North America. In Roberta Ingaramo and Angioletta Voghera (Eds.), Topics and Methods for Landscape, Urban and Architectural Design London: Springer.
  • Danilo Palazzo, Frederick R. Steiner (2014). Processes. In Forster O. Ndubisi (Eds.), The Ecological Design and Planning Reader (pp.379-389). Washington D.C.: Island Press.
  • Danilo Palazzo, Laura Malighetti (2012). Il senso dell'iniziativa. The meaning of the initiative. In L.E. Malighetti, D. Palazzo (Eds.), Riqualificare Garlate. Area Pratogrande. Renovating Garlate. Pratogrande Area (pp.12-13). Santarcangelo di Romagna (RM): Maggioli Editore.
  • Tosoni P., Comino E., Ingaramo R., Rosso M., Palazzo D., Voghera A. (2011). VALORiver. Sustainable valorisation project of the Sangone River.. Alta Scuola Politecnica. Multidisciplinarity and innovations ASP Projects 5 (pp.50-63). Milan, Italy: Polipress.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2010). The Controversial Dimensions of Urban Design between Urban Plans and Architecture. In Marco Imperadori, Giuliana Iannaccone (Eds.), Architecture, Culture, Environment (pp.110-125). Santarcangelo di Romagna (RM): Maggioli Editore.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2007). Design Responsibilities. In Massimo Tadi (Eds.), Timişora 2020 Overall Vision. A Case Study (pp.104-109). Firenze: Alinea.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2007). Design, Planning and Vision for the Public City. In M. IMPERADORI; J. L. DE SALES MARQUES; C. MARREIROS (Eds.), ACEMacau. Architecture, Culture, Environment Macau (pp.92-105). Macau, Milan: Institute of European Studies of Macau & Polipress.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2007). Pianificazione dei paesaggi e responsabilità di progetto. In G. Ferrara, G. G. Rizzo, M. Zoppi (Eds.), Paesaggio: didattica, ricerche e progetti (pp.333-341). Firenze: Firenze University Press.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2006). 5+1 strategie per i margini urbani. In D. Palazzo, M. C. Treu (Eds.), Descrizioni, strategie, progetti (pp.167-212). Firenze: Alinea.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2006). Margini urbani strategici. In G. Maciocco, P. Pittaluga (Eds.), Il progetto ambientale in aree di bordo (pp.101-133). Milano: Franco Angeli.
  • M. Cavallazzi, D. Palazzo, C. Peraboni, M. C. Treu (2006). Margini. Interpretazioni e casi studio. In M. C. Treu, D. Palazzo (Eds.), Margini. descrizioni, strategie, progetti (pp.63-91). Firenze: Alinea.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2006). Strategies for Sustainable Urban Edges. In D. Babalis (Eds.), ECOPOLIS Revealing and Enhancing Sustainable Design (pp.59-67). Firenze: Alinea.
  • Danilo Palazzo (2005). A Process for sustainable Urban Planning Aided Design. Lesson Learned from Transforming the Places of Production. In D. Babalis (Eds.), ECOPOLIS Sustainable Planning and design Principles (pp.135-144). Firenze: Alinea.

Encyclopedia Articles

  • Danilo Palazzo (2001). Rastrelli, Francesco Bartolomeo 1700-1771. Encyclopedia of Gardens History and Design (pp.1100-1102).

Additional Publications

Technical Translation

  • Frederick Steiner (2004). In D. Palazzo, M. C. Treu (Eds.), The Living Landscape II edition Milan, Italy: McGraw-Hill Libri Italia (Co-Editor).
  • Frederick Steiner (1994). In D. Palazzo, M. C. Treu (Eds.), The Living Landscape. An Ecological Approach to Landscape Planning Milan, Italy: McGraw-Hill Libri Italia (Co-Editor).

Review

  • P. Di Biagi and P. Gabellini (eds) (1992). (Rev. of Urbanisti Italiani. Piccinato, Marconi, Samonà, Quaroni, De Carlo, Astengo, Campos Venuti). Landscape and Urban Planning..

Experience & Service

Work Experience

  • 10/01/2012 to Present, Director, School of Planning, College of DAAP.
  • 1997 to 2002, Assistant Professor, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy.
  • 2002 to 2012, Associate Professor, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy.

Post Graduate training and Education

  • 1994 to 1994, Post-Doctoral Scholarship, Politecnico di Milano, Milan - Italy.

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