CARMINATI Eugenio

English
Professore ordinario
Full Professor
telefono: 
(+39)064991 4950
edificio: 
Geologia-Mineralogia
stanza: 
215

Form of the Professor

 

Short Curriculum Vitae

  • 1993: Graduated in Geological Sciences from the University of Milano
  • 1997: Ph.D. in Earth Sciences from the University of Milano. Thesis in Tectonophysics
  • 1997-1998: Post-Doc fellowship at the University of Utrecht (The Netherlands)
  • 1998-2000: Post-Doc fellowship at the University of Milano.
  • 2000-2012: Researcher at the “La Sapienza, University of Rome”
  • 2012-2016: Associate Professor at “La Sapienza, University of Rome”
  • 2016-ongoing: Full Professor at “La Sapienza” University of Rome, Department of Earth Sciences, Structural Geology section

 

Professional experience

  • 1997-1998: Post-Doc at the   Utrecht (The Netherlands)
  • 1998-2000: Post-Doc at the University of Milano
  • 2000-2012: Researcher for the “La Sapienza, University of Rome”
  • 2012-2016:  Associate Professor at “La Sapienza, University of Rome”
  • 2016-ongoing: Full Professor, “La Sapienza” University of Rome
  • 2000-2016: Associate researcher at IGAG (Istituto di Geologia Ambientale e Geingegneria; CNR) 
  • 2006-ongoing: Lecturer for ENI Corporate University
  • 2011-2015: Lecturer for Schlumberger Technical Services, Abu Dhabi (UAE)
  • 2004: Scientific coordinator for the TRANSMED III project, with the participation of 16 scientists from 5 european countries.
  • 2006: Organizator of the I Scuola italiana di Analisi Strutturale 
  • 2008: Organizator of the II Scuola italiana di Analisi Strutturale
  • 2016: Organizator of the PhD Summer School "Crisi e ripresa di sistemi carbonatici: i ruoli di clima, tettonica e magmatismo" 
  • At present: Scientific advisor for three Post-Doc Fellows 

 

Research

Research Topics

  1. Geodynamic and numerical modelling of subduction zones and rift zones 
  2. Geological evolution and tectonics of the Alps
  3. Geological evolution and tectonics of the Apennines
  4. Geological evolution and tectonics of the Middle East (Oman and Iran)
  5. Geological evolution and tectonics of the Red Sea and Ethyopia
  6. Geodynamics of the Mediterranean area
  7. Evolution of sedimentary basins
  8. Evolution of fault zones and fluid-rock interactions
  9. Subdidence in the Po Plain and in the Adriatic Sea
  10. Mechanics of faults and seismicity
  11. Tectonics and mineralizations

 
Study areas

Italy (Alps, Apennines, offshore), Mediterranean Sea, El Salvador, Red Sea, Iran (Zagros), Oman, Morocco.

 

Awards and honors

  • 2013-2016: Expert evaluator for EU projects presented in the call FP7-PEOPLE-2013-IEF-IIF-IOF (Marie Curie Fellowships).
  • Invited speaker in five international congresses.

 

Institutional roles

  • 2004-2006: Member of the council of the Società Geologica Italiana 
  • 2007-2013: Counselor of the National University Council (Consiglio Universitario Nazionale, CUN) 
  • 2013-ongoing: Coordinator of the Bachelor degree in Earth Sciences 
  • 2015-ongoing: Coordinator of the Didactic area of Earth Sciences 
  • 2019-2021: Member of the board of the Department of Earth Sciences and of the Faculty of Sciences  at “La Sapienza, University of Rome”. 

 

Memberships

Member of the American Geophysical Union since 1992. Member of the Società Geologica Italiana since 2003.

Active Research Project 

  • 2020-2023: Constraining rates and mechanisms of vertical movements of orogenic belts in space and through time by thermal and geochronological evolution of sedimentary successions and fault rocks. Progetto di Ricerca Grande di Ateneo, Sapienza Università di Roma. 
  • 2019-2021: Obduction of ophiolites in the Alpine-Himalayan belt: a regional comparison via a multidisciplinary approach. Progetto di Ricerca Medio di Ateneo, Sapienza Università di Roma.
  • 2020-2022: Rapporti tra fagliazione e fluidi nella zona della Val d’Agri. Research agreement with Ministero dello Sviluppo Economico, Direzione Generale per le Infrastrutture e la Sicurezza dei Sistemi Energetici e Geominerari.

 

Editorial Activities

  • 2008-2016: associate editor of the journal Pure and Applied Geophysics.
  • Invited Editor of a special issue entitled “The geology of the Periadriatic basin and the Adriatic Sea”, printed in 2012 in Marine and Petroleum Geology.
  • Invited Editor of a special issue entitled “Demise and recovery of carbonate systems and their potential for reservoir generation: role of climate, tectonics and magmatism”, printed in 2016 in Marine and Petroleum Geology.

 

Teaching

Courses

Tutor for 8 PhD students

Tutor for around 50 Bachelor and Master theses

 

Papers

List of papers in Google Scholar at the following link:
https://scholar.google.it/citations?user=0Sk-Ai8AAAAJ&hl=it&oi=ao

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Citations: 3706; h-index 33 (from Scopus May 2021).
 
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4383-4171
SCOPUS: https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=56235415500

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