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Barbara Cavalazzi

Associate Professor

Department of Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences

Academic discipline: GEO/01 Paleontology and Paleoecology


Hallsworth J.E., Mancinelli R.L., Conley C.A., Dallas T.D., Rinaldi T., Davila A.F., Benison K.C., Rapoport A., Cavalazzi B., Selbmann L., Changela H., Westall F., Yakimov M.M., Amils R., Madigan M.T., Astrobiology of life on Earth, «ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY», in corso di stampa, 1, pp. 1 - 16 [Scientific article]

Cavalazzi B., Hickman-Lewis K., Brack A., Cady S.L., Earliest Traces as a Window on Life’s Origins, in: Prebiotic chemistry, Berlin, Springer, in corso di stampa, pp. 59 - 101 [Chapter or essay]

Cavalazzi Barbara; Filippidou Sevasti, Microbial survival and adaptation in extreme terrestrial environments – the case of the Dallol geothermal area in Ethiopia, in: Planet Formation and Panspermia, Beverly, SCRIVENER PUBLISHING, in corso di stampa, pp. 1 - 32 [Chapter or essay]

Hickman-Lewis K., Westall F., Cavalazzi B., Diverse communities of Bacteria and Archaea flourished in Palaeoarchaean (3.5-3.3 Ga) microbial mats, «PALAEONTOLOGY», 2020, 63, pp. 1007 - 1033 [Scientific article]

Gomez F.; Cavalazzi B.; Rodriguez N.; Amils R.; Ori G.G.; Olsson-Francis K.; Escudero C.; Martinez J.M.; Miruts H., Erratum: Author Correction: Ultra-small microorganisms in the polyextreme conditions of the Dallol volcano, Northern Afar, Ethiopia (Scientific reports (2019) 9 1 (7907)), «SCIENTIFIC REPORTS», 2020, 10, pp. 3873 - 3873 [Comment or similar]Open Access

Andrea Baucon, Malgorzata Bednarz, Suzanne Dufour, FabrizioFelletti, Giuseppe Malgesini, Carlos Neto De Carvalho, Karl Joseph, NiklasAchim Wehrmann, Rebecca Batstone, Federico Bernardini, Antonino Briguglio, Roberto Cabella, Barbara Cavalazzi, AnnalisaFerretti, Heather Zanzerl, Duncan McIlroy, Ethology of the trace fossil Chondrites: form, function and environment, «EARTH-SCIENCE REVIEWS», 2020, 202, pp. 102989 - 103025 [Scientific article]

Hickman-Lewis K., Cavalazzi B., Sorieul S., Gautret P., Foucher F., Whitehouse M., Jeon H., Georgelin T., Cockell C., Westall F., Metallomics in deep time and the influence of ocean chemistry on the metabolic landscapes of Earth’s earliest ecosystems, «SCIENTIFIC REPORTS», 2020, 10, pp. 4965 - 4965 [Scientific article]Open Access

Mohamed Jebbar, Keyron Hickman-Lewis, Barbara Cavalazzi, Ruth-Sophie Taubner, Simon K.-M. R. Rittmann, Andre Antunes, Microbial diversity and biosignatures: an icy moons perspective, «SPACE SCIENCE REVIEWS», 2020, 216, pp. 1 - 47 [Scientific article]

Pacelli C., Cassaro A., Maturilli A., Timperio A.M., Gevi F., Cavalazzi B., Stefan M., Ghica D, Onofri S., Multidisciplinary characterization of melanin pigments from the black fungus Cryomyces antarcticus, «APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY», 2020, 104, pp. 6385 - 6395 [Scientific article]

Hickman-Lewis K., Gourcerol B., Westall F., Manzini D., Cavalazzi B., Reconstructing Palaeoarchaean microbial biomes flourishing in the presence of emergent landmasses using trace and rare earth element systematics, «PRECAMBRIAN RESEARCH», 2020, 342, pp. 1 - 25 [Scientific article]

Hagos M., Gebreyohannes T., Amare K., Hussien A., Berhane G., Walraevens K., Koeberl C., van Wyk de Vries B., Cavalazzi B., Tectonic link between the Neoproterozoic dextral shear fabrics and Cenozoic extension structures of the Mekelle basin, Northern Ethiopia, «INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EARTH SCIENCES», 2020, 109, pp. 1957 - 1974 [Scientific article]

Ferretti A., Messori F., Di Bella M., Sabatino G., Quartieri S., Cavalazzi B., Italiano F., Barbieri R., Armoured sponge spicules from Panarea Island (Italy): implications for their fossil preservation, «PALAEOGEOGRAPHY PALAEOCLIMATOLOGY PALAEOECOLOGY», 2019, 536, pp. 109379 - 109387 [Scientific article]

Cavalazzi Barbara; Westall Frances, Biosignatures for Astrobiology, Bern, Springer International Publishing, 2019, pp. 347 . [Editorship]

Westall F., Hickman-Lewis K., Cavalazzi B., Biosignatures in Deep Time, in: B. Cavalazzi, F. Westall, Biosignatures for Astrobiology, Bern, Springer International Publishing, 2019, pp. 145 - 164 [Chapter or essay]

Keyron Hickman-Lewis, Pascale Gautret, Laurent Arbaret, Stéphanie Sorieul, Rutger De Wit, Frédéric Foucher, Barbara Cavalazzi, Frances Westall, Mechanistic morphogenesis of organo-sedimentary structures growing under geochemically stressed conditions: keystone to proving the biogenicity of some Archaean stromatolites?, «GEOSCIENCES», 2019, 9, pp. 1 - 31 [Scientific article]Open Access