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Giacomo Corti Edit Profile

Geologist , researcher

Giacomo Corti, Italian geologist, researcher. Achievements include research in the evolution of the Ethiopian sector of the East African rift; research in modelling of continental extension with special reference to the relations between the patterns of deformation and volcanism. Project Youth Researcher grant, National Research Council, 2000, Short term mobility grant, 2003, 2007.

Background

Corti, Giacomo was born on September 6, 1972 in Florence, Italy.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Geology, University Florence, Italy, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy in Mineralogy and Petrology, University Pisa, Italy, 2003.

Career

Postdoctoral University Florence, 2003—2004. Researcher National Research Council Institute Geosciences and Earth Resources, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in the evolution of the Ethiopian sector of the East African rift. Research in modelling of continental extension with special reference to the relations between the patterns of deformation and volcanism.