Claudio Faccenna#

Claudio Faccenna
Membership Number:2548
Membership type:ORDINARY
Main Country of Residence:ITALY

Present and Previous Positions
  • 2011-present Full Professor at Dept. of Geological Sciences, Università Roma TRE
  • 2001-2010 Associate Professor at Dept. of Geological Science, Università Roma TRE
  • 1995-2000 Researcher at Department of Geological Science, Università of Roma TRE
  • 1997-1998 Visiting scholar at Harvard University, Cambridge (USA)
  • 1993-1995 Post-doc at Université Paris VI and at Geosciences Rennes-Université di Rennes I
  • 1989-1993 PhD at Department of Earth Science, University of Rome “La Sapienza”
  • 1984-1988 Graduated at Department of Earth Science, University of Rome “La Sapienza”

Fields of Scholarship
  • Subduction and mantle convection
  • Tectonic and morphological evolution of convergent margin
  • Dynamic topography
  • Trench migration and back-arc deformation
  • Evolution of orogenic belt and exhumation of deep metamorphic rocks
  • Volcanism and fluid circulation in the crust

Honours and Awards
  • 2015 Humboldt Research Award from Alexandre von Humboldt Foundation
  • 2014 Stephan Muller medal European Geoscience Un. Division Tectonics and Structural Geology
  • 2013 Prix Viquesnel 2013 Société Géologique de France
  • 2010 Galileo Galilei International Medal for Earth Science
  • 2008 Member of the Academia Europaea

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