Alessandro is a fluvial sedimentologist currently investigating Precambrian- to Palaeozoic- river morphodynamics in various areas including Arctic and Atlantic Canada, UK, and northern Europe. He is also interested in the study of extra-terrestrial and modern analogue modelling of pre-Silurian rivers. Alessandro has authored 27 peer-reviewed publications, four peer-reviewed government reports. He is a peer-reviewer for 13 journals, including Geology, Sedimentology, Palaeo3, Geological Magazine, and Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences.
Assistant Professor, Sedimentology, MSc Program Coordinator
BSc, MSc, PhD, University of Siena
Topics: Sedimentary geology; Precambrian rivers; Fluvial geomorphology.
Areas of study: Arctic and Atlantic Canada; British Isles; Horn of Africa.
GEOL 3217 - Sedimentology and Stratigraphy
GEOL 4226 - Pleistocene and Glacial Geology
GEOL 5216 - Advanced Sedimentology