Research

RESEARCH GROUPS AND LINES

RESEARCH GROUP OF PALEONTOLOGY E PALEOECOLOGY

Research Lines:

  1. Biostratigraphy, Paleoecology and Taxonomy of Foraminifera
  2. Applied and Environmental Micropaleontology
  3. Marine and Continental Invertebrate Paleontology
  4. Biochronology, Paleobiogeography, Paleoecology and evolution of Vertebrates
  5. Museology
  6. Forensic Paleontology

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF STRATIGRAPHY AND SEDIMENTOLOGY

Research Lines:

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

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY

Research Lines:

  1. Tectonics-sedimentation interactions
  2. Tectonophysics and numerical modelling
  3. Geodynamics
  4. Soil gas and regional hydrogeochemistry
  5. Mechanical modelling of faults

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY AND GEOMORPHOLOGY

Research Lines:

  1. Morphoevolution of tectonically active areas
  2. Accelerated soil erosion
  3. Volcanic geomorphology
  4. Geomorphological susceptibility and hazard
  5. Urban geomorphology
  6. Geomorphosites
  7. Coastal Geomorphology
  8. Geoarcheology
  9. Glaciology

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF ENGINEERING GEOLOGY

Research Lines:

  1. Sesmically-induced landslides and seismic microzonation
  2. Deep seated gravitational slope deformations
  3. Landslide monitoring
  4. Geotechnics of Rome underground
  5. Geospatial analyses and landslide succeptibility and hazard analyses
  6. Hydrogeology

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF MINERALOGY

Research Lines:

  1. Characterization of minerals and cristalline materials
  2. Characterization of micro and nanocristalline minerals and materials
  3. Study of the properties of minerals and cristalline materials

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF PETROLOGY AND PETROGRAPHY

Research Lines:

  1. Magmatism

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF GEOCHEMISTRY AND VOLCANOLOGY

Research Lines:

  1. Geochemistry
  2. Volcanology

 

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

Research Lines:

  1. Minero-petrographic researches for the environment
  2. Minero-petrographic researches for the cultural heritage

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF SOLID EARTH GEOPHYSICS

Research Lines:

  1. Geodesy and gravimetry of the volcanism

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF APPLIED GEOPHYSICS

Research Lines:

  1. Applied Geophysics for the study of sinkholes
  2. Applied Geophysics for structural geology
  3. Monitoring of the gravitational field in seismic and volcanic areas
  4. Applied Geophysics for Geoarcheology