Department's Research

Research

RESEARCH GROUPS AND LINES

RESEARCH GROUP OF 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

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF 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

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY

Research Lines:

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

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF 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

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF 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

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF 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

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF PETROLOGY AND PETROGRAPHY

Research Lines:

    Magmatism

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF GEOCHEMISTRY AND VOLCANOLOGY

Research Lines:

    Geochemistry
    Volcanology

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF 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

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF SOLID EARTH GEOPHYSICS

Research Lines:

    Geodesy and gravimetry of the volcanism

 

RESEARCH GROUP OF 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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