Dr. Marta Domini

Dr. Marta Domini
Contact Info:
Lantagne Group
Curtis Hall
Tufts University
Medford, MA 02155

Tel: 617.627.3211
Fax: 617.627.3994
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Post-doctoral Scholar in Environmental Health


CeTAmb LAB/SIPEC Award for the best PhD thesis (2017)


Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Brescia, Italy (2017)
Postgraduate course in Engineering of Energy, Polytechnic of Turin, Italy (2010)
M.Sc. in Environmental Engineering, Polytechnic of Turin, Italy (2006)

Research Interest Statement

Health implications of WASH interventions, with focus on appropriate technologies and environmental management in low and middle-income countries; implementation and assessment of sanitation planning tools for the safe recovery and reuse of solid and liquid waste with a public health protection perspective.

Manuscripts Published

Domini M, Langergraber G, Rondi L, Sorlini S, and Maswaga S (2017). Development of a Sanitation Safety Plan for improving the sanitation system in peri-urban areas of Iringa, Tanzania, Journal of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene for Development 7(2), 340-348.

Domini M, Gibellini S, Villa F, Vidoni A, Difrancesco L, Sorlini S, and Vaccari M (Accepted). The challenge of sharing data in cooperation projects: cause for reflection. Journal of Universities and International Development and Cooperation (JUNCO).

Saidi Y, Domini M, Choy F, Zryd JP, Schwitzguebel JP, Goloubinoff P (2007). Activation of the heat shock response in plants by chlorophenols: transgenic Physcomitrella patens as a sensitive biosensor for organic pollutants. Plant, Cell & Environment (2007) 30(6):753-763.

Research Projects

Closing the Gap: Action Research on CISUR Interventions in Emergency Response
Sponsor: OFDA

Filling the Gap: Researching CISUR Interventions to Prevent Cholera
Sponsor: R2HC

Quality Assurance Systems for Humanitarian WASH Responses
Sponsor: Oxfam/UNICEF

Partnership on data gathering, data analysis, and publication
Sponsor: UNICEF/Myanmar

Collaboration between Tufts and Kohler of a Novel Ceramic Filter
Sponsor: Kohler