Geomorphological analisys and Quaternary Geology focused on tectonically active areas and associated seismic hazard. Relationships between surface faulting, large landslides, DSGM and slope modelling. Seismic Microzoning studies.
Central-Northern Apennines, Italy
Ethiopian Rift, Afar, Ethiopia, Africa
Small and large scale survey and mapping for land and geomorphological hazards management. Past and present-day landscape evolution.
Northern Apennines (Apuane Alps, Lunigiana, Serchio Valley)
Trentino Alto Adige
Africa (Ethiopia, Somalia)
South America (Bolivia, Ecuador)
Multitemporal analysis of gravitational, fluvial and coastal dynamics; optical and GPS Monitoring of large landslide; Deep Seated Gravity Movements
Amiata Mt., Northern Apennines
Apennines, Eastern Alps, Ecuador
Rivers in Tuscany and Marche Regions: Arbia, Staggia, Ombrone, Esino, Aspio, Tronto, Musone, Misa
Coasts of Southern Tuscany and Marche
Survey and Mapping of marine and continental successions; sedimentology, facies analysis, paleopedology.
CARG Projects (1:50.000 scale geological map of Italy): Abruzzo, Marche, Lazio, Umbria, Sardinia, Tuscany.
Geomorphological and geological analysis, sedimentology, stratigraphy, paleopedology, soils and sediments micromorphology, site formation processes, paleoenvironments.
Eastern Alps, Tuscany, Marche, Molise, Puglia, Ethiopia, Bolivia.
Morpho-, Litho- and Pedo-stratigraphy, soil micromorphology, Pleistocene and Holocene environmental and climatic changes.
South America: Ecuador, Bolivia, Argentina
Northern and Southern Apennines
Geomorphological and pedological analysis devoted to soil characterization and distribution in mountain ranges. Soil and land use, biodiversity, low impact agriculture.
Geographic Databases design and implementation, spatial analysis and thematic mapping. GIS software geological and geomorphological applications.
- Firuzabadì Dario
- Tognaccini Sofia (PhD Student)