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Barbara Cavalazzi

Full Professor

Department of Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences

Academic discipline: GEO/01 Paleontology and Paleoecology

Coordinator of PhD Programme in Earth, Life and Environmental Sciences


Filippidou S, Price A, Spencer-Jones C, Scale A, Macey MC, Franchi F, Lebogang L, Cavalazzi B, Schwenzer SP, Olsson-Francis K, Diversity of microbial mats in the Makgadikgadi Salt Pans, Botswana, «MICROORGANISMS», in corso di stampa, x, pp. 1 - 10 [Scientific article]

Hickman-Lewis K., Cavalazzi B., Giannoukos K., D’Amico L., Vrbaski S., Saccomano G., Dreossi D., Tromba G. , Foucher F., Brownscombe W., Smith C.L., Westall F., Advanced 2D-3D insights into Earth's oldest stromatolites (~3.5 Ga): prospects for the search for life on Mars, «GEOLOGY», 2023, 51, pp. 33 - 38 [Scientific article]Open Access

Victor Amir Cardoso Dorneles; Barbara Cavalazzi; Keyron Hickman-Lewis; Miruts Hagos; Tsegazeab Haileselasie;, Biosignature Investigation at Lake Ashenge, Ethiopia: Implications for Martian Paleolacustrine Environments, in: unico, 2023, pp. 1 - 1 (atti di: Astrobiology Society of Britain Conference (ASB9), Londra, 7-8/09/2023) [Abstract]

Victor Amir Cardoso Dorneles; Keyron Hickman-Lewis, HAILESELASIE, Miruts Hagos, Barbara Cavalazzi, Controls on Preservation of Stromatolites from Extreme Alkaline Environments (Lake Ashenge, Tigray, Ethiopia), in: Book of Abstracts of the 4th PVC, 2023, pp. 288 - 288 (atti di: 4th Palaeontological Virtual Congress, Virtuale, 8-22 May 2023) [Abstract]

Franchi F., Cavalazzi B., Davies G., Gomez F., Editorial: Terrestrial field analogues for planetary exploration, «FRONTIERS IN ASTRONOMY AND SPACE SCIENCES», 2023, 1, pp. 01 - 02 [Scientific article]Open Access

Marino A.; Franchi F.; Lebogang L.; Gomez F.J.; Azua-Bustos A.; Cavalazzi B.; Balcha E.; Lynch K.; Bhagwat S.A.; Olsson-Francis K., Ethical considerations for analogue fieldwork in extreme environments, «NATURE ASTRONOMY», 2023, 7, pp. 1031 - 1036 [Scientific article]

Ferretti A.; Foucher F.; Westall F.; Medici L.; Cavalazzi B., Ferruginous biolaminations within the pre-Hirnantian (Late Ordovician) of the Carnic Alps, Austria, «GEOBIOS», 2023, 81, pp. 167 - 177 [Scientific article]Open Access

Balcha E.S., Gómez F., Gemeda M.T., Bekele F.B., Abera S., Cavalazzi B., Woldesemayat A.A., Shotgun Metagenomics-Guided Prediction Reveals the Metal Tolerance and Antibiotic Resistance of Microbes in Poly-Extreme Environments in the Danakil Depression, Afar Region, «ANTIBIOTICS», 2023, 12, pp. 1697 - 1716 [Scientific article]Open Access

Barbieri, Roberto; Cavalazzi, Barbara, Early taphonomic processes in a microbial-based sedimentary system from a temperate salt-pan site (Cervia salterns, Italy), «INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ASTROBIOLOGY», 2022, 21, pp. 308 - 328 [Scientific article]Open Access

Cavalazzi B., Europe-Africa: collaborating to create opportunities, in: 2ND ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE AFRICAN ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY (AFAS-2022), 2022, pp. 1 - 1 (atti di: 2ND ANNUAL CONFERENCE AND THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE AFRICAN ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY (AFAS-2022), Cape Town, 14-18 marzo 2022) [Abstract]

Meyer M. A.; Kminek G.; Beaty D. W.; Carrier B. L.; Haltigin T.; Hays L. E.; Agee C. B.; Busemann H.; Cavalazzi B.; Cockell C. S.; Debaille V.; Glavin D. P.; Grady M. M.; Hauber E.; Hutzler A.; Marty B.; McCubbin F. M.; Pratt L. M.; Regberg A. B.; Smith A. L.; Smith C. L.; Summons R. E.; Swindle T. D.; Tait K. T.; Tosca N. J.; Udry A.; Usui T.; Velbel M. A.; Wadhwa M.; Westall F.; Zorzano M. -P., Final Report of the MSR Science Planning Group 2 (MSPG2), «ASTROBIOLOGY», 2022, 22, pp. S-5 - S-26 [Scientific article]Open Access

Hickman-Lewis K., Moore K.R., Razzell Hollis J.J., Tuite M.L. , Beegle L.W., Bhartia R., Grotzinger J.P. , Brown A.J. , Shkolyar S., Cavalazzi B., Smith C.L., In situ identification of Palaeoarchaean biosignatures using co-located Perseverance rover analyses: perspectives for in situ Mars science and sample return, «ASTROBIOLOGY», 2022, 22, pp. 1143 - 1163 [Scientific article]Open Access

Cassaro A., Pacelli C., Baqué M., Cavalazzi B., Gasparotto G., Saladino R., Botta L., Böttger U., Rabbow E., de Vera J.P., Onofri S., Investigation of fungal biomolecules after Low Earth Orbit exposure: a testbed for the next Moon missions, «ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY», 2022, 24, pp. 2938 - 2950 [Scientific article]Open Access

Franchi F., Cavalazzi B., Evans M., Filippidou S., Mackay R., Malaspina P., Mosekiemang G., Price A., Rossi V., Late Pleistocene-Holocene palaeoenvironmental evolution of the Makgadikgadi Basin, central Kalahari, Botswana: new evidence from shallow sediments and ostracod fauna, «FRONTIERS IN ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTION», 2022, 10, pp. 1 - 21 [Scientific article]Open Access

Cavalazzi B., Westall F., Noack L., Taubner R.-S., Milojevic T., Finster K., Open Questions and Next Steps in Astrobiology in Europe - Celebrating 20 Years of EANA, «INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ASTROBIOLOGY», 2022, 21, pp. 261 - 267 [Scientific article]