Recent Publications

Agosta, F., Alessandroni, M., Tondi, E., Aydin, A., 2009.Oblique normal faulting along the northern edge of the Majella anticline, central Italy: inferences on structurally controlled hydrocarbon flow, in Journal of Structural Geology, 31, 674-690.

Agosta, F., Alessandroni, M., Tondi, E., Giorgioni, M., 2010. From fractures to flow: A field-based quantitative analysis of an outcropping carbonate reservoir, in Tectonophysics, 490, 197–213.

Agosta, F., Tondi, E. (Eds.), 2010. Special issue: Faulting and fracturing in carbonate rocks: new insights on deformation mechanisms and petrophysical properties, in Journal of Structural Geology, 32, 1185-1402.

Agosta F., Ruano P., Rustichelli A., Tondi E., Galindo-Zaldivar J., Sanz de Galdeano C., 2012. Inner structure and deformation mechanisms of normal faults in conglomerates and carbonate grainstones (Granada Basin, Betic Cordillera, Spain), in Journal of Structural Geology, 45, 4-20.

Agosta F., Wilson C., Aydin A., 2015. The role of mechanical stratigraphy on normal fault growth across a Cretaceous carbonate multi-layer, central Texas (USA), in Italian Journal of Geosciences, in press.

Antonellini, M., Cilona, A.,Tondi, E.,Zambrano, M.,Agosta, F., 2014. Fluid flow numerical experiments of faulted porous carbonates, Northwest Sicily (Italy). Marine and Petroleum Geology, 55, 185-201.

Aydin, A., Antonellini, M., Tondi, E., Agosta, F. 2010. Deformation along the leading edge of the Majella thrust sheet in central Italy, in Journal of Structural Geology, 32, 1291-1304.

Cilona, A., Baud, P., Tondi E., Agosta F., Vinciguerra S., Rustichelli A., Spiers C.J., 2012. Deformation bands in porous carbonate grainstones: eld and laboratory observations, in Journal of Structural Geology, 45 , 137-157.

Cilona, A., Faulkener, D. R., Tondi E., Agosta F., Mancini, L., Rustichelli, A., Baud, P., Vinciguerra S., 2014. The effects of rock heterogeneity on compaction localization in porous Carbonates, in Journal of Structural Geology, 67, 75-93.

Di Celma, C., 2011. Sedimentology, architecture, and depositional evolution of a coarse-grained submarine canyon fill from the Gelasian (early Pleistocene) of the Peri-Adriatic basin, Offida, central Italy, in Sedimentary Geology, 238, 233–253.

Di Celma, C., Brunt, R., Hodgson, D.M., Flint, S.S., Kavanagh, J.P., 2011. Spatial and temporal evolution of a Permian submarine slope channel-levee system, Karoo Basin, South Africa, in Journal of Sedimentary Research, 81, 579–599.

Di Celma, C., Cantalamessa, G., Didaskalou, P., 2013. Stratigraphic organization and predictability of mixed coarse-grained and fine-grained successions in an upper slope Pleistocene turbidite system of the Peri-Adriatic basin, in Sedimentology, 60, 763–799.

Di Celma, C., Cantalamessa, G., Didaskalou, P., Lori, P., 2010. Sedimentology, architecture, and sequence stratigraphy of coarse-grained, submarine canyon fills from the Pleistocene (Gelasian-Calabrian) of the Peri-Adriatic basin, central Italy, in Marine and Petroleum Geology, 27, 1340-1365.

Di Celma, C., Cantalamessa, G., Landini, W., Ragaini, L., 2010. Stratigraphic evolution from shoreface to shelf-indenting channel depositional systems during transgression: Insights from the lower Pliocene Súa Member of the basal Upper Onzole Formation, Borbón Basin, northwest Ecuador, in Sedimentary Geology, 223, 162-179.

Di Celma, C., Teloni, R., Rustichelli, A., 2014. Large-scale stratigraphic architecture and sequence analysis of an early Pleistocene submarine canyon fill, Monte Ascensione succession (Peri-Adriatic central Italy), in International Journal of Earth Sciences (Geol Rundsch), 103, 843-875.

Giunta G, Luzio D, Agosta F, Calò M, Di Trapani F, Giorgianni A, Orioli S, Perniciaro M, Vitale M, Chiodi M, Adelfio G., 2009. Relationships between tectonics and seismicity in the Northern Sicilian border, in Tectonophysics, 476, 13-21.

Jablonska, D., Di Celma, C., Korneva, I., Tondi, E., Alsop, I., 2015. Structural features of mass-transport deposits within carbonates from southern Italy, in Italian Journal of Geosciences, in press.

Korneva, I., Tondi, E., Agosta, F., Rustichelli, A., Spina, V., Bitonte, R., Di Cuia, R., 2014. Structural properties of fractured and faulted Cretaceous platform carbonates, Murge Plateau (southern Italy), in Marine and Petroleum Geology, 57, 312-326.

Korneva I., Cilona A., Tondi E., Agosta F., Giorgioni M., 2015. Permeability anisotropy of fractured and faulted tight Cretaceous platform carbonates by use of 3D fracture modelling (Agri Valley, southern Italy), in Italian Journal of Geosciences, in press.

Longhitano, S.G., 2011. The record of tidal cycles in mixed silici-bioclastic deposits: examples from small Plio-Pleistocene peripheral basins of the microtidal central Mediterranean Sea, in Sedimentology, 41, 56-82.

Longhitano S.G., Sabato L., Tropeano M., Gallicchio S., 2010. A mixed bioclastic/siliciclastic flood-tidal delta in a micro-tidal setting: depositional architectures and hierarchical internal organization (Pliocene, southern Apennines, Italy), in Journal of Sedimentary Research, 80, 36-53.

Panza E., Agosta F., Zambrano M., Tondi E., Prosser G., Giorgioni M., Janiseck J.M., 2015. Structural architecture and DFN modelling of layered fractured carbonates (Altamura Fm., Italy), in Italian Journal of Geosciences, inpress.

Rustichelli A., Agosta F., Tondi E., Galindo-Zaldivar J., Di Celma C., Spina V., 2013. Faults growth as a key control on the sedimentary architecture and depositional environments of extensional basins: the case study of the Tablate area (Granada Basin, Spain), in Italian Journal of Geosciences, 132, 422-442.

Rustichelli A., Agosta F., Tondi E., Spina V., 2013. Spacing distribution of bed-perpendicular joints throughout layered, shallow-marine carbonates (Granada Basin, southern Spain), in Tectonophysics, 582, 188-204.

Rustichelli A., Tondi E., Agosta F., Di Celma C., Giorgioni M., 2013. Sedimentologic and diagenetic controls on pore-network characteristics of Oligocene-Miocene ramp carbonates (Majella Mountain, central Italy), in AAPG Bulletin, 97, 487-524.

Rustichelli A., Tondi E., Korneva I., Baud P., Vinciguerra S., Agosta F., Reuschlé T., 2015. Bedding-parallel stylolites in peritidal limestone successions of the Apulian Carbonate Platform (central-southern Italy), in Italian Journal of Geosciences, in press.

Spina V., Tondi E., Galli P., Mazzoli S., 2009. Faults growth and interaction in a seismic gap area: implications for the seismic hazards of the Calabrian-Lucania border (southern Italy), in Tectonophysics 476, 357–369.

Spina V., Tondi E., Galli P., Mazzoli S., Cello G., 2009. Quaternary fault segmentation and interaction in the epicentral area of the 1561 earthquake (Mw=6.4), Vallo di Diano, southern Apennines, Italy, in Tectonophysics, 453, 233-245.

Spina V., Tondi E., Mazzoli S., 2011. Complex basin development in a wrench-dominated back-arc area: Tectonic evolution of the Crati Basin, Calabria (IT), in Journal of Geodynamics, 51, 90-109.

Tondi E, Agosta F, Rustichelli A, Cilona A., 2011. Faults and fractures in carbonates, in Exploration & Production, 9, 29-34.

Tondi, E., Cilona, A ., Agosta, F., Aydin, A ., Rustichelli, A ., Renda, P., Giunta, G., 2012. Growth processes, dimensional parameters and scaling relationships of two conjugate sets of compactive shear bands in porous carbonate grainstones, Favignana Island, Italy. Journal of Structural Geology 37, 53-64.

Tondi, E., Rustichelli A., Cilona, A., Balsamo, F., Storti, F., Napoli, G., Agosta, F., Renda, P., Giorgioni, M., 2015. Hydraulic properties of fault zones in porous carbonates, examples from central and southern Italy, in Italian Jounal of Geosciences, in press.

Zambrano M., Tondi E., Korneva I., Panza E., Agosta F., Janiseck J.M., Giorgioni M., 2015. Fracture properties analysis and discrete fracture network modelling of faulted tight limestones, Murge Plateau, Italy, in Italian Journal of Geosciences, in press.