Claudio Faccenna - List of Publications#

Top 5 relevant recent papers#

  • Faccenna, C. et al. (2014) Mantle dynamic in the Mediterranean, Review of Geophysics, doi 10.1002/2013RG000444
  • Faccenna, C., Becker, T.W., Conrad, C.P. and Husson, L. (2013) Mountain building and mantle dynamics. Tectonics, doi: 10.1002/tect.200, 32, 80–93.
  • Faccenna C., and Becker T.W. (2010) Shaping mobile belt from small scale convection, Nature, 465, doi:10.1038/nature09064.
  • Faccenna C., Bellier O., Martinod J., et al. (2006), Slab detachment beneath eastern Anatolia: A possible cause for the formation of the North Anatolian fault, Earth Planet. Science Lett., 242, 85–97.
  • Faccenna C., Piromallo C., Crespo Blanc A., Jolivet, L., and Rossetti F. (2004) Lateral slab deformation and the origin of the arcs of the western Mediterranean, Tectonics, 23, TC1012.

Top cited papers (ISI citation)#

  • Jolivet L. and Faccenna C. (2000) Mediterranean extension and the Africa-Eurasia collision. Tectonics, 19, 6, 1095-1106.(381)
  • Faccenna C., Piromallo C., Crespo Blanc A., Jolivet, L., and Rossetti F. (2004) Lateral slab deformation and the origin of the arcs of the western Mediterranean, Tectonics, 23, TC1012. (300)
  • Jolivet L., Faccenna C. et al. (1998) Mid-crustal shear zones in postorogenic extension: Example from the Northern Tyrrhenian Sea. Journal Geophysical Research, 103, 12213-12160.(273)
  • Faccenna C., Becker T.W., Lucente F.P., Jolivet L., and Rossetti F. (2001) History of subduction and back-arc extension in the Central Mediterranean, Geophysical Journal International, 145, 1-21.(260)
  • Jolivet L., and Faccenna C. and Goffe, B. et al. (2003) Subduction tectonics and exhumation of HP metamorphic ricks in the Mediterranean orogens, Am Jouranl Sciences, 303, 353-409, (191)
  • Faccenna C. et al. (1996) The dynamics of back-arc extensions: a laboratory approach to the opening of the Tyrrhenian sea. Geophysical Journal International, 126, 781-795. (161)
  • Faccenna C., Funiciello F., Giardini D., and Lucente P. (2001) Episodic Back-arc Extension during Restricted Mantle Convection in the Central Mediterranean. Earth Plan. Sc. Let., 187, 105-116. (150)


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