PhD student

Geophysicist, with 8 years of experience in geophysical research work, with special emphasis in physical volcanology and ground deformations. His expertise in setting-up of equipments, their maintenance and data processing and modeling, was improved during several field campaigns


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Address : Dip. Scienze della Terra, Via G. La Pira n. 4, 50121, Firenze, Italy


Valade S., Lacanna G., Coppola D., Laiolo M., Pistolesi M., Delle Donne D., Genco R., Marchetti E., Ulivieri G., Allocca C., Cigolini C., Nishimura T., Poggi P. and Ripepe M., 2016, Tracking dynamics of magma migration in open-condiut systems. Bullettin of Volcanology, DOI: 10.1007/s00445-016-1072-x

Podolskiy E. A., Sugiyama S., Funk M., Walter F., Genco R., Tsutaki S., Minowa M., and Ripepe M., 2016, Tide-modulated ice flow variations drive seismicity near the calving front of Bowdoin Glacier, Greenland. Geophysical Research Letters.

Nishimura T., Iguchi M., Hendrasto M., Aoyama H., Yamada T., Ripepe M., and Genco R., 2016. Magnitude–frequency distribution of volcanic explosion earthquakes. Earth, Planets and Space, 68-1

Bonini M., Corti G., Delle Donne D., Sani F., Piccardi L., Vannucci G., Genco R., Martelli M. and Ripepe M., 2016. Seismic sources and stress transfer interaction among axial normal faults and external thrust fronts in the Northern Apennines (Italy): A working hypothesis based on the 1916–1920 time–space cluster of earthquakes. Tectonophysics, 680.

Ripepe M., Delle Donne D., Genco R., Maggio G., Pistolesi M., Marchetti E., Lacanna G., Ulivieri G. and Poggi P., 2015, Volcano seismicity and groun deformation unveil the gravity-driven magma discharge dynamics of a volcanic eruption. Nature Communications

Genco R., Ripepe M., Marchetti E., Bonadonna C. and Biass S., 2014, Acoustic Wavefield and Mach Wave Radiation of Flashing Arcs in Strombolian Explosion Measured by Image Luminance. Geophysical Research Letters, DOI: 10.1002/2014GL061597

Marchetti E., Ripepe M., Delle Donne D., Genco R., Finizola A. and Graebiti E., 2013, Blast waves from violent explosive activity at Yasur Volcano, Vanuatu, Geophysical Research Letters, 40, 1-6.

Bonadonna C., Genco R., Gouhier M., Pistolesi M., Alfano F., Cioni R., Hoskuldsson A., Ripepe M. ,Tephra sedimentation during the 2010 Eyjafjallajökull eruption (Iceland) from deposit, radar and satellite observations, Journal of Geophysical Research

Genco R. and Ripepe, M., 2010. Inflation-Deflation cycles revealed by tilt and seismic records at Stromboli volcano, Gephysical Research Letters, 37, L12302.

Marchetti, E., Genco R. and Ripepe, M., 2009. Ground deformation and seismicity related to the propagation and drainage of the dyke feeding system during the 2007 effusive eruption at Stromboli volcano (Italy). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 182, 155-161.