Alessandro Decarlis

Post Doc

Research interests:
Carbonate stratigraphy and sedimentology.
Relationships between sedimentation and tectonics of the Alpine chain.

Education and training:

05/2000 M.D. in Geological Sciences, Università degli Studi di Pavia. Thesis: Mesozoic west of Lake Maggiore: M. Fenera and Sostegno (Southern Alps). Tutor: Prof. A. Lualdi.
02/2006 Ph.D. in Earth Sciences, Università degli Studi di Pavia. Thesis: Terminal depositional phases of mesozoic carbonate platforms (Nice arc, SE France). Tutor: Prof. A. Lualdi.
2008-2012
Researchfellowship at Dip. Sc. della Terra- Università degli Studi di Pavia.
2012-2013
Postdocfellowshipat EOST/IPGS in Strasbourg

Personal skills and competences:

2007-2010 Field geologist for the 1:50000 Italian Mapping Project (CARG) Sheet 228: “Cairo Montenotte” (Resp. Prof. S. Seno); 80 Km2 of personal field-mapping mainly regarding the clastic cenozoic rocks of Piedmont-Ligurian Basin.
2010-2011 Field geologist for the 1:25000Liguria Mapping Project, part of the Interreg-Risknat Project (Resp. Prof. S. Seno); 130 Km2 of personal field-mapping mainly regarding the carbonate and clastic cenozoic succession of the italian alpine foreland basin.

Mother tongue: Italian
Other language:
English

Recent pubblications:

Decarlis A, Lualdi A (2008).Stratigraphy and deposition of Lower Cretaceous condensed deposits in the Maritime Alps (Nice arc, SE France). Boll. Soc. Geol. It. 127, 13-24.
Decarlis A, Lualdi A (2008) A late Triassic-Early Jurassic paleokarst from the Ligurian Alps and its geological significance (SideroliticoAuct., LigurianBriançonnais domain). Swiss Jour. Geosc. 101, 579-593.
Decarlis A, Lualdi A (2009) A sequence stratigraphy approach to a middle Triassic shelf-slope complex of the Ligurian alps (LigurianBriançonnais, Monte Carmo-Rialto Unit, Italy). Facies 55, 267-290.
Decarlis A, Dallagiovanna G, Lualdi A, Maino M, Seno S (2010) Basin analysis and tectonostratigraphy: an integrated approach to decipher the Ligurian Alps geodynamics. Rend. Online Soc. Geol. It., 11, 727-728.
Dallagiovanna G, Gaggero L, Seno S, Felletti F, Mosca P, Decarlis A, Pellegrini L, Poggi F, Bottero D (2010) Note illustrative dellaCartaGeologicad’Italiaallascala 1:50000: f.228 Cairo Montenotte, ISPRA, Rome, 156 pp. Available online at: www.isprambiente.gov.it/Media/carg/note_illustrative/228_Cairo_Montenotte.pdf
Decarlis A, Lualdi A (2011) Synrift sedimentation on the northern Tethys margin: an example from the Ligurian Alps (Upper Triassic to Lower Cretaceous, Prepiedmont domain, Italy). Int. J. Earth Sci. DOI 10.1007/s00531-010-0587-1.
Decarlis A, Maino M, Dallagiovanna G, Toscani G, Seno S (2012) The role of the structural inheritance in the evolution of the thrust system in the foreland basin of the SW Alps (Ventimiglia area). Rend. Online Soc. Geol. It, 22, 65-68.
Dallagiovanna G, Decarlis A, Maino M, Seno S, Toscani G (2012) Structural setting of the easternmost Dauphionois: stratigraphic and tectonic characters from the Ventimiglia area. Rend. Online Soc. Geol. It. Vol. 21, 29.
Dallagiovanna G, Fanucci F, Pellegrini L, Seno S, Bonini L, Decarlis A, Maino M, Morelli D, Toscani G. (2012) Note illustrative dellaCartaGeologicaallascala 1:25000 F. 257 Dolceacqua e F. 270 Ventimiglia. Reg. Liguria-RisknatProj., 76 pp. Available online at: www.cartografiarl.regione.liguria.it/repertoriocartografico/documentazione/DOC_CGR25_257.pdf
Dallagiovanna G, Fanucci F, Pellegrini L, Seno S, Bonini L, Decarlis A, Maino M, Morelli D, Toscani G. (2012) Note illustrative dellaCartaGeologicaallascala 1:25000 F. 259 Imperia. Reg. Liguria-RisknatProj., 67 pp. Available online at: www.cartografiarl.regione.liguria.it/repertoriocartografico/documentazione/DOC_CGR25_259.pdf
Maino M, Decarlis A, Felletti F, Seno S (2013) Tectono-sedimentaryevolution of the Tertiary Piedmont Basin (NW Italy) within the Oligo-Miocene central Mediterranean geodynamics. Tectonics, 32, 593-619.
Decarlis A, Dallagiovanna G, Lualdi A, Maino M, Seno S (2013) Stratigraphic evolution in the Ligurian Alps between Variscan heritages and the Alpine Tethys opening: a review. Earth Sc. Rev. 125, 43-68.

Geological Maps:

Seno S, Dallagiovanna G, Gaggero L, Felletti F, Mosca P, Decarlis A, Pellegrini L, Poggi F, Bottero D (2010) Geological Map of Italy 1:50000, F. 228 Cairo Montenotte. ISPRA, Rome. Available online at: http://www.isprambiente.gov.it/Media/carg/228_CAIRO_MONTENOTTE/Foglio.html
Dallagiovanna G, Fanucci F, Pellegrini L, Seno S, Bonini L, Decarlis A, Maino M, Morelli D, Toscani G. (2012) CartaGeologicaallascala 1:25000 F. 257 Dolceacqua e F. 270 Ventimiglia. Reg. Liguria-RisknatProj. Available online at: www.cartografia.regione.liguria.it/templateFogliaRC.asp
Dallagiovanna G, Fanucci F, Pellegrini L, Seno S, Bonini L, Decarlis A, Maino M, Morelli D, Toscani G. (2012) CartaGeologicaallascala 1:25000 F. 259 Imperia. Reg. Liguria-RisknatProj. Available online at www.cartografia.regione.liguria.it/templateFogliaRC.asp