Research

PALEONTOLOGY &
PALEOECOLOGY

STRATIGRAFIC GEOLOGY
 
STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY
 
PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY &
GEOMORPHOLOGY

ENGINEERING GEOLOGY &
HYDROGEOLOGY

MINERALOGY
 
PETROLOGY &
PETROGRAPHY

GEOCHEMISTRY &
VOLCANOLOGY

ENVINROMENT &
CULTURAL HERITAGE

GEOPHYSICS
 
   

 

 

 

PALEONTOLOGY E PALEOECOLOGY

Research Lines:

    Biostratigraphy, Paleoecology and Taxonomy of Foraminifera
    Applied and Environmental Micropaleontology
    Marine and Continental Invertebrate Paleontology
    Biochronology, Paleobiogeography, Paleoecology and evolution of Vertebrates
    Museology
    Forensic Paleontology

 

STRATIGRAPHY AND SEDIMENTOLOGY

Research Lines:

    Thermal evolution of sedimentary sequences
    Sedimentology and stratigraphy of terrigenous deposits
    Carbonate sedimentology and stratigraphy of carbonatic platforms and platform/basin systems
    Marine Geology
    Physical stratigraphy od continental margin depositional systems

 

STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY

Research Lines:

    Tectonics-sedimentation interactions
    Tectonophysics and numerical modelling
    Geodynamics
    Soil gas and regional hydrogeochemistry
    Mechanical modelling of faults

 

PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY AND GEOMORPHOLOGY

Research Lines:

    Morphoevolution of tectonically active areas
    Accelerated soil erosion
    Volcanic geomorphology
    Geomorphological susceptibility and hazard
    Urban geomorphology
    Geomorphosites
    Coastal Geomorphology
    Geoarcheology
    Glaciology

 

ENGINEERING GEOLOGY

Research Lines:

    Sesmically-induced landslides and seismic microzonation
    Deep seated gravitational slope deformations
    Landslide monitoring
    Geotechnics of Rome underground
    Geospatial analyses and landslide succeptibility and hazard analyses
    Hydrogeology

 

MINERALOGY

Research Lines:

    Characterization of minerals and cristalline materials
    Characterization of micro and nanocristalline minerals and materials
    Study of the properties of minerals and cristalline materials

 
PETROLOGY AND PETROGRAPHY

Research Lines:

    Magmatism

 

GEOCHEMISTRY AND VOLCANOLOGY

Research Lines:

    Geochemistry
    Volcanology

 

MINING GEO RESOURCES AND MINERO-PETROGRAPHIC APPLICATIONS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT AND THE CULTURAL HERITAGE

Research Lines:

    Minero-petrographic researches for the environment
    Minero-petrographic researches for the cultural heritage

 

SOLID EARTH GEOPHYSICS

Research Lines:

    Geodesy and gravimetry of the volcanism

 

APPLIED GEOPHYSICS

Research Lines:

    Applied Geophysics for the study of sinkholes
    Applied Geophysics for structural geology
    Monitoring of the gravitational field in seismic and volcanic areas
    Applied Geophysics for Geoarcheology

 

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