Section 2.1: Physics of Earthquakes and Volcanoes

Dr. Francesco Maccaferri

Function and Responsibilities:

Post Doc

Research Interests:

Physics of fluid propagation/arrest (theoretical+experimental approach);
Sills formation, dikes/sills interaction;
Coulomb stress changes and "rate and state" models;
Induced and triggered seismicity (particularly in volcanic environments);

Career:

Jan. 2011 to Jun. 2012: Post-Doc, University of Hamburg, Germany
Jan. 2010 to Jan. 2011: Post-Doc, University of Bologna, Italy

Education:

2007-2009: PhD in Physics, University of Bologna, Italy
2000-2006: BSc and Master in Physics, University of Bologna, Italy (summa cum laude)

Projects:

CCMP-POMPEI: Physics of magma propagation and emplacement, a multi-methodological investigation.

Awards:

2009: Marco Polo Fellowship, University of Bologna
Francesco Maccaferri
Dr. Francesco Maccaferri
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