INTERNATIONAL (AND NATIONAL) PROJECTS

PROJECT DIRECTION

2017-present – ESA Project ID 38829 – Investigating rift propagation: A textbook example from the Mid-Atlantic Ridge. (Principal Investigator: Fabio L. Bonali, University of Milan-Bicocca; Co-Investigators: Dr. Thomas Oommen, Michigan Technological University, U.S.A.; Prof. Alessandro Tibaldi, University of Milan-Bicocca, Milan, Italy; Prof. Federico Pasquaré Mariotto, Insubria University, Varese, Italy; Prof. Páll Einarsson  and  Dr. Ásta Rut Hjartardóttir, University of Iceland, Reykjavík).

Panoramic view of the Theistareykir Fissure Swarm (Iceland)

PROJECT PARTICIPATION

2017-present – Erasmus+, project ID 2017-1-UK01-KA203-036719, title: Bringing the 3-D World into the Classroom: a New Approach to Teaching, Learning and Communicating the Science of Geo-hazards in Terrestrial and Marine Environments – 3DTeLC (Director: M. Whitworth, University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom). Webiste

2017-present – Agreement University of Milan Bicocca – Consortium Cometa for the evaluation of leading-edge interactive technologies for improving teaching and popularization of science  –  ARGO3d. (Directors: A. Tibaldi and U. Becciani, University of Milan-Bicocca and INAF, Italy). Webiste

2015-present – International Lithosphere Programme (ILP), TASK FORCE II: Structural and rheological constraints on magma migration, accumulation and eruption through the lithosphere (Director: A. Tibaldi, University of Milan-Bicocca, Italy). Webiste

2015-present – NATO-Science for Peace and Security Programme Nr. G4934: Security against geohazards at the major Enguri hydroelectric scheme in Georgia, Central Asia (Director: A. Tibaldi, University of Milan-Bicocca, Italy). Webiste

November 3, 2015 – NATO Kickoff meeting (Tbilisi)

2010-2015 – International Lithosphere Programme (ILP), TASK FORCE II: Volcanoes and society: environment, health and public outreach (Coordinator: A. Tibaldi, University of Milan-Bicocca, Italy).

2010-2015 – INVOGE program: International Geological Master in Volcanology and Geotechniques for mobilty between US and EU Universities and dual Master in Geology, Universities of Milan-Bicocca (Italy), Blaise Pascal (France), Michigan Tech, and SUNY–Buffalo (USA). Website

2010-2012: NATO-Science for Peace and Security Programme Nr. 983142 : Geo-Environmental Security of the Toktogul Hydroelectric Power Station Region, Central Asia (Director: D. Rust, University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom). Website

2009: MIUR – International University Cooperation between Milan-Bicocca University (Italy) and Salta University (Argentina): Earth Sciences for renewable energy: Upgrade in teaching techniques and joint degree programmes. (Director: A. Tibaldi, University of Milan-Bicocca, Italy).

San Antonio de los Cobres village (northwestern Argentina)

2005-2009 – International Lithosphere Programme (ILP), TASK FORCE II: New tectonic causes of volcano failure and possible premonitory signals (Leaders: A. Tibaldi, V. Ponomareva, M. Lagmay and D. Rust; University of Milan-Bicocca (Italy), University of the Philippines Diliman (Philippines ); Institute of Volcanology and Seismology Far Eastern Branch RAS (Kamchatka, RUSSIA) and University of Portsmouth  (United Kingdom )). Website