-Name: Roberto Scandone

-Professor of Physics of Volcanoes at the University of "Roma Tre", Italy

-Istitution: Dipartimento di Fisica, Universita' di Roma Tre, Via Vasca Navale 84, 00146 Roma, Italy

-e-mail: scandone@amaldi.fis.uniroma3.it

Teaching and research positions

2002- ; Full Professor of Physics of Volcanoes, University of Roma Tre, Italy;

1995-2002: Associate Professor of Physics, University of Roma Tre, Italy;

1987-95:Associate Professor of Geophysics, University of Napoli, "Federico II", Italy

1972-1987: Researcher Osservatorio Vesuviano, Italy

1985: Instructor for the Unesco Course on Surveillance of Active volcanoes, Indonesia

1983: Visiting Lecturer (part time) in Introduction to Physical volcanology, University of Washington, Seattle;

1979-80: Professor of Geophysics, University of Pisa, Italy;

1978: Profesor Visitante, Volcanologia Fisica, Unam, Mexico

Professional Association

Editorial Activity

Current Research

Mechanism of eruptions, statistics of volcanic eruptions, evaluation of volcanic risk;

studied volcanoes: Vesuvius, Campi Flegrei, Ventotene, Roccamonfina (Italy), Mt St Helens (USA), Paricutin (Mexico).

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