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Claudio Antonio Tranne

Assistant professor

Department of Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences

Academic discipline: GEO/08 Geochemistry and Volcanology

Curriculum vitae

Personal data

Born in Specchia (Lecce, Italy) 22/08/1960.

Present position

Researcher of Volcanology at the University of Bologna - Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra e geologico-Ambientali, Piazza Porta San Donato 1, 40126 Bologna.

Previous position

1992-present, researcher  of Volcanology at the University of Bologna;

1989-1991, scolar ship at Istituto Internazionale di Vulcanologia, Catania, Italy.


Gradued in Geology at the University of Bologna.

Professional affiliation

AIV - Associazione Italiana Vulcanologia (Italy); IAVCEI

Main scientific interests

Volcanology; stratigraphy of Aeolian Islands; explosive volcanism and related deposits, eusthatism and marine deposits.

Professional experience

Fieldwork and fieldtrips in several areas of the world: Etna (Italy); Linosa Island (Strait of Sicily, Italy); Lipari, Panarea, Filicudi, Salina, Alicudi Islands (Aeolian arc, Italy); Milos Island (Aegean arc, Greece); Solentiname Islands (Nicaragua); Massif of Siroua (Anti Atlas, Morocco), Volcan Tatio, (Cile).