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current position

Full Professor
Core Faculty

educational background

MSc Course(s): Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, 1996
Phd: Production system and industrial plants, Università degli Studi di Parma, 2000

academic and research areas

BSc Course(s): Production Plants
MSc Course(s): Production Plants Design And Management
MIP Academic area: Innovation, Design & Project Management (IDPM)
Research area: Industrial Products and Processes
Research field: Logistics, Operations and Industrial Engineering  

other information

Visiting Professor at Rochester Institute of Technology, School of Industrial Engineering, Rochester (NY), USA.  Member of the Editorial Board of ‘Journal of Industrial Engineering’.


Cagno E., Trianni A., 2012. Analysis of the Most Effective Energy Efficiency Opportunities in Manufacturing Primary Metals, Plastics, and Textiles Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises. Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Transactions of the ASME, 134(2), 021005, pp. 1-9.
Perotti S., Zorzini M., Cagno E., Micheli G. J. L., 2012. The Impact of Green Supply Chain Practices on Company Performance: The Case of 3PLs. International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, 42(7), pp. 640-672.
Trucco P., Cagno E., De Ambroggi M., 2012. Dynamic Functional Modelling of Vulnerability and Interoperability of Critical Infrastructures. Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 105, pp. 51-63.
Cagno E., Trucco P., Micheli G. J. L., 2012. Eco-efficiency for Sustainable Manufacturing: An Extended Environmental Costing Method. Production Planning & Control, 23(2-3), pp. 134-144.
Trianni A., Cagno E., 2012. Dealing with Barriers to Energy Efficiency and SMEs: Some Empirical Evidences. Energy, 37(1), pp. 494-504.

Cagno E., Micheli G. J. L., 2011. Enhancing EPC Supply Chain Competitiveness through Procurement Risk Management. Risk Management, 13(3), pp. 147-180, DOI: 10.1057/rm.2011.62011.
Silvestri A., Arena M., Cagno E., Trucco P., Azzone G., 2011 ‘Enterprise Risk Management from Theory to Practice. The Role of Dynamic Capabilities Approach: the “Spring model”. In: Wu D. D., Quantitative Financial Risk Management. Vol. 1, Part 3, 281-307, pp. 338. Computational Risk Management, N. 281, Springer Verlag, New York, USA.
Cagno E., Castelli Dezza F., Delfanti M., Merlo M.,Trianni A., 2011. One Step on the Smart Grid Path: Load and Generation Coordination in a Virtual Power System. Journal of Energy and Power Engineering, Vol. 5, pp. 275-282.
Cagno E., De Ambroggi, Grande O., Trucco P., 2011. Risk Analysis of Underground Infrastructures in Urban Areas. Reliability Engineering & System Safety, Vol. 96, pp. 139-148.
Cagno E., Micheli G. J. L., Perotti S., 2011. Identification of OHS-related Factors and Interactions Among Those and OHS Performance in SMEs. Safety Science, Vol. 49, pp. 216-225.

Silvestri A., Trucco P., Cagno E., 2010. Shaping Integrated Risk Management for Business Resilience in Project-Based Organizations. IPMA, 1-3 November, Istanbul, Turkey.
Cagno E., Micheli G. J. L., Zorzini M., Sarkis J., Perotti S., 2010. Green SCM Pressures, Practices and Benefits - A Survey in Italy. Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS2010) , an International Conference, 11-13 October, Cernobbio, Como, Italy.
Cagno E., Trucco P., Trianni A., Sala G., 2010. Quick E-Scan: A Methodology for the Energy Scan of SMEs. Energy, 35(5), pp. 1916-1926.
Micheli G. J. L., Cagno E., 2010. Dealing with SMEs as a Whole in OHS Issues: Warnings from Empirical Evidence. Safety Science, 48(6), pp. 729-733.
Cagno E., Micheli G. J. L., Russo A., 2010. Enhancing Firm's Performance through Supply Chain Risk Management. Advances in Production Management Systems (APMS2010), an International Conference, 11-13 October, Cernobbio, Como, Italy.

Micheli G. J. L., Cagno E., Di Giulio A., 2009. Reducing the Total Cost of Ownership Through a Risk-Efficiency-Based Supplier Selection Approach in the EPC Industry. Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management, 15(3), pp. 166-177.
Silvestri A., Cagno E., Trucco P., 2009. On the Anatomy of Operational Risk, IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM), Hong Kong.
Cagno E., Grande O., Trucco P., 2009. Risk Analysis of Underground Infrastructures in Urban Areas: Time-Dependent Interoperability Analysis. ESREL, Prague, Chezch Republic.
Cagno E., Sala G., Trianni A., Trucco P., 2009. A Modular Energy Scan Model for SMEs. EEEP-IMETI 2009, Orlando, Florida, USA.
Micheli G. J. L., Cagno E., 2009. Procurement as Leverage to Recover Project Deviations in the EPC Industry. EurOMA, 15-18 June, Goteborg, Sweden.

Cagno E., Caron F., Mancini M., 2008. Dynamic Analysis of Project Risk. International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management, Vol. 10, N. 1/2, pp. 70-87.
Micheli G. J. L., Cagno E., Zorzini M., 2008. Supply Risk Management vs. Supplier Selection to Manage the Supply Risk in the EPC Supply Chain. Management Research News, 31(11), pp. 846-866.
Cagno E., Magalini F., Trucco P., 2008. Modelling and Planning of Product Recovery Network: The Case Study of End-of-life Refrigerators in Italy. International Journal of Environmental Technology and Management, 8(4), pp. 385-404.
Micheli G. J. L., Cagno E., 2008. Perception of Safety Issues and Investments in Safety-Management in Small-Sized and Medium-Sized Enterprises: a Survey in the Lecco Area. Prevention Today, 4(1), pp. 7-23.
Trucco P., Cagno E., Grande O., Ruggeri F., 2008. A Bayesian Belief Network Modelling of Organisational Factors in Risk Analysis: A Case Study in Maritime Transportation. Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 93(6), pp. 845-856.