Walter D'Alessandro


Place and date of birth: Palermo (Italy), 29.08.1960 Nationality: Italian and German Languages spoken: Italian, first language; German, native; English, good knowledge University studies: degree in Geological Sciences in July 1988 (cum laude) at the University of Palermo actual position: senior researcher at Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia - sezione di Palermo, Italy FIELDS OF SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITY a) Geochemical monitoring of active volcanic areas. b) Geochemical monitoring in seismically active areas c) Geochemical studies on the environmental impact of volcanic emissions d) soil CH4 fluxes and methanotrophic activity e) Geothermal systems f) Isotope Hydrology Research areas: Italian (Etna, Pantelleria, Ischia, Vulcano), Hellenic (Sousaki, Methana, Milos, Santorini, Nisyros) and Canary island (Tenerife, El Hierro and La Palma) volcanic systems. Seismic areas of Italy (Eastern Sicily), Greece (Sperchios Basin, Florina) and Turkey (Amik Basin).

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