Applied Geology

Lines of research
  • Geology applied to spatial planning;
  • Natural hazard assessment and mitigation;
  • Land, rock and material physical and mechanical characterization;
  • Slope stability;
  • Survey, representation and dissemination of geo-thematic data;
  • Applied geology for large infrastructures;
  • Engineering geology for the exploitation and management of natural resources;
  • Application and development of new geomatic techniques and methodologies (ex. Remote Sensing, Laser Scanning, SAR interferometry);
  • Hydrological and hydrogeological research aimed at the retrieval and exploitation of surface and groundwater resources;
  • Hydrogeological modeling
  • European Space Agency (ESA)
  • INGV Rome, Italy
  • International Institute of Aerospace Survey and Earth Science ITC, Enschede, the Netherlands
  • ISPRA - Ist. Sup. Protezione e Ricerca Ambientale, Italy
  • Italian Space Agency (ASI)
  • Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
  • Simon Fraser University, Canada
  • Camborne School of Mines, University of Exeter, UK
  • Tuscany Region, Italy
  • Regional Environmental Protection Agency (ARPA), Italy
  • National Geological Survey, Italy
  • National Research Council (CNR), Italy
Recent and current research project
  • Enrico D’Addario
  • Lorenzo Marsili
  • Michele Amaddii
  • Taraka Venkatadripathi Pattela
  • Eduardo Oliveira
  • Emanuel D’Eramo
  • Luisa Beltramone
  • Vivien De Lucia
  • Andrea Ermini
  • Andrea Rindinella 
  • Daniele Silvestri