Paolo Gasperini


A. A., A. Rovida. P. Gasperini, M. Stucchi and D. Viganò (2014). The determination of earthquake location and magnitude from macroseismic data in Europe, Bull. Earthquake Eng. (published online), doi: 10.1007/s10518-014-9672-3.

Lolli B., Gasperini P. and G. Vannucci (2014). Empirical conversion between teleseismic magnitudes (mb and Ms) and moment magnitude (Mw) at the Global, Euro-Mediterranean and Italian scale, Geophys. J. Int., 199, 805–828, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggu264.

Gasperini P. and Lolli B. (2014). Comment on “General Orthogonal Regression Relations between Body-Wave and Moment Magnitudes” by Ranjit Das, H. R. Wason, and M. L. Sharma,
Seism. Res. Lett., 85, 351, doi: 10.1785/0220130096.

Gasperini P. and Lolli B. (2014). Comment on ‘Magnitude conversion problem using general orthogonal regression’ by H. R.Wason, Ranjit Das and M. L. Sharma, (Geophys. J. Int., 190, 1091–1096), Geophys. J. Int., 196, 626–627, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggs077.

Gasperini P., Lolli B. and Vannucci G. (2013). Body-Wave Magnitude mb Is a Good Proxy of Moment Magnitude Mw for Small Earthquakes (mb < 4.5–5.0), Seism. Res. Lett., 84, 932-937, doi: 10.1785/0220130105.

Gasperini P., Lolli B. and Vannucci G. (2013). Empirical Calibration of Local Magnitude Data Sets Versus Moment Magnitude in Italy, Bull., Seism. Soc. Am., 103, 2227-2246, doi: 10.1785/0120120356.

Stucchi, M., A. Rovida, A. A. Gomez Caper, P. Alexandre, T. Camelbeeck, M. B. Demircioglu, P. Gasperini, V. Kouskouna, R. M. W. Musson, M. Radulian, K. Sesetyan,  S. Vilanova, D. Baumont, H. Bungum, D. Fäh, W. Lenhardt, K. Makropoulos, J. M. Martinez Solares, O. Scotti, M. Živčić, P. Albini, J. Batllo, C. Papaioannou, R. Tatevossian, M. Locati, C. Meletti, D. Viganò, D. Giardini (2013). The SHARE European Earthquake Catalogue (SHEEC) 1000–1899, J. Seism., 17, 523–544, doi: 10.1007/s10950-012-9335-2.

Gasperini P., Lolli B., Vannucci G., Boschi E. (2012). A comparison of moment magnitude estimates for the European–Mediterranean and Italian region, Geophys. J. Int., 190, 1733-1745, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05575.x.

Lolli B., Gasperini P. (2012). A comparison among general orthogonal regression methods applied to earthquake magnitude conversions, Geophys. J. Int., 190, 1135-1151, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2012.05530.x.

De Santis A., Qamili E., Spada G., Gasperini P. (2012). Geomagnetic South Atlantic Anomaly and global sea level rise: A direct connection?, J. Atm. Sol. Terr. Phys., 74, 129-135, doi:10.1016/j.jastp.2011.10.015.

Dal Forno G., Gasperini P., Spada G. (2012). Implementation of the Complete Sea Level Equation in a 3D Finite Elements Scheme: A Validation Study. In: “VII Hotine-Marussi Symposium on Mathematical Geodesy” (Ed. by Sneeuw, N.; Novák, P.; Crespi, M.; Sansò, F.), Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, 393-397, ISBN: 978-3-642-22077-7, doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-22078-4.

Spada, G. Barletta V.R., V. Klemann, Riva R.E.M., Martinec Z., Gasperini P., Lund B., Wolf D., Vermeersen L.L.A. and King M.A. (2011). A benchmark study for glacial isostatic adjustment codes, Geophys. J. Int., 185, 106–132, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.04952.x.

Rovida, A., Camassi R., Gasperini P. and M. Stucchi (2011). CPTI11, la versione 2011 del Catalogo Parametrico dei Terremoti Italiani, INGV Milano, Bologna. Available at:

Lolli B., Gasperini P. and Boschi E. (2011). Time variations of aftershock decay parameters of the 2009 April 6, L’Aquila (Central Italy) earthquake: evidence of the emergence of a negative exponential regime superimposed to the power law, Geophys. J. Int., 185, 764–774, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.04967.x.

Gasperini P., Vannucci G., Tripone D. and Boschi E. (2010). The location and sizing of historical earthquakes using the attenuation of macroseismic intensity with distance, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 100, 2035–2066, doi: 10.1785/0120090330.

Gasperini P. and
Lolli B. (2009). An empirical comparison among aftershock decay models, Phys. Earth Plan. Int., 175, 183-193, doi: 10.1016/j.pepi.2009.03.011.

Lolli B., Boschi E. and Gasperini P. (2009). A comparative analysis of different models of aftershock rate decay by maximum likelihood estimation of simulated sequences, J. Geophys Res. Sol. Earth, 114, B01305, doi: 10.1029/2008JB005614.

Pasolini C., Albarello D., Gasperini P., D'Amico V. and Lolli B., (2008). The Attenuation of Seismic Intensity in Italy, Part II: Modeling and Validation, Bull Seism. Soc. Am., 98, 692-708, doi: 10.1785/0120070021.

Pasolini C., Gasperini P., Albarello D., Lolli B., and D'Amico V. (2008). The Attenuation of Seismic Intensity in Italy, Part I: Theoretical and Empirical Backgrounds, Bull Seism. Soc. Am., 98, 682-691, doi: 10.1785/0120070020.

Serpelloni E., Vannucci G., Pondrelli S., Argnani A., Casula G., Anzidei M.,  Baldi P. and Gasperini P. (2007). The northern Africa plate-boundary  in the western  and central Mediterranean: new constraints from  earthquake focal mechanisms and GPS data, Geophys. J. Int., 169/3, 1180-1200, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2007.03367.x.

Dal Forno G. and Gasperini P. (2007). Modelling of mantle postglacial relaxation in axisymmetric geometry with a composite rheology and a glacial load interpolated by adjusted spherical harmonics analysis, Geophys. J. Int. 169/3, 1301-1314, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2007.03347.x

Pondrelli S., Salimbeni S., Ekström G., Morelli A., Gasperini P., and Vannucci G. (2006). The Italian CMT dataset from 1977 to the present, Phys. Earth Plan. Int.
,159/3-4, 286-303, doi: 10.1016/j.pepi.2006.07.008.

Lolli B. and Gasperini P. (2006). Comparing different models of aftershock rate decay: the role of catalog incompleteness in the first times after main shock. Tectonophysics, 423/1-4, 43-59, doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2006.03.025.

Gasperini P. and Lolli B. (2006). Correlation between the parameters of the aftershock rate equation: implications for the forecasting of future sequences. Phys. Earth Plan. Int., 42-58, 156/1-2, doi: 10.1016/j.pepi.2006.01.005.

Sandri L., Marzocchi W. and Gasperini P. (2005). Some insights on the flank eruptive activity of Mount Etna volcano (Sicily, Italy). Geophys J. Int., 163, 1203-1218, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2005.02757.x.

Dal Forno G., Gasperini P. and Boschi E. (2005). Linear or nonlinear rheology in the mantle: a 3D finite-element approach to postglacial rebound modeling, J. Geodynamics, 39, 183-195, doi: 10.1016/j.jog.2004.08.008.

Vannucci G. and Gasperini P. (2004). The new release of the database of Earthquake Mechanisms of the Mediterranean Area (EMMA Version 2), Annals of Geophysics, Supplement to V. 47, N.1, 307-334.

Vannucci G., Pondrelli S., Argnani A., Morelli A. Gasperini P. and Boschi E. (2004). An Atlas of Mediterranean seismicity, Annals of Geophysics, Supplement to V. 47, N.1, 247-306.

Vannucci G. and Gasperini P. (2004). The database of Earthquake Mechanisms of the Mediterranean Area (EMMA) a call for contributions, CSEM/EMSC newsletter, N.21, 3-6.

Gasperini P., Dal Forno G. and Boschi E. (2004). Linear or non-linear rheology in the Earth's mantle: the prevalence of power-law creep in the postglacial isostatic readjustment of Laurentia, Geophys. J. Int., 157, 1297-1302, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2004.02319.x.

Bonini M., Corti G., Sokoutis D., Vannucci G., Gasperini P. and Cloething S. (2003). Insight from scaled analogue modeling into the seismotectonics of the Iranian region, Tectonophysics, 376, 137-149, doi: 10.1016/j.tecto.2003.07.002.

Carletti F. and Gasperini P. (2003). Lateral variations of seismic intensity attenuation in Italy, Geophys. J. Int., 155, 839-856.

Vannucci G. and Gasperini P. (2003). A database of revised fault plane solutions for Italy and surrounding regions, Computers & Geosciences, 29/7, 903-909, doi: 10.1016/S0098-3004(03)00094-3.

Gasperini P. and Vannucci G. (2003). FPSPACK: A package of simple Fortran subroutines to manage earthquake focal mechanism data, Computers & Geosciences, 29/7, 893-901, doi: 10.1016/S0098-3004(03)00096-7.

Lolli B. and Gasperini P. (2003). Aftershock hazard in Italy Part I: Estimation of time-magnitude distribution model parameters and computation of probabilities of occurrence, Journ. of Seismology, 7:, 235-257.

Gasperini P. (2002). Local magnitude revaluation for recent Italian earthquakes (1981-1996), Journ. of Seismology, 6:, 503-524.

Boccaletti M. (2001). Corti G., Gasperini P., Piccardi L., Vannucci G. and Clemente S., Seismic zonation and active tectonics of the urban area of Florence, Pageoph, 158, 2313-2332.

Cianetti S., Gasperini P., Giunchi C. and Boschi E., (2001). Numerical modelling of the Aegean-Anatolian region: geodynamical constraints from observed rheological heterogeneities, Geophys. J. Int. , 146, 760-780.

Gasperini P. (2001). The attenuation of seismic intensity in Italy: a bilinear shape indicates the dominance of deep phases at distances longer than 45 km, Bull. Seism. Soc. Am., 91, 826-841.

Gruppo di Lavoro Catalogo Strumentale (2001). Catalogo Strumentale dei terremoti italiani dal 1981 al 1996, Versione 1.0, Clueb, Bologna, CD-ROM.

Gruppo di Lavoro Catalogo Parametrico dei Terremoti Italiani (GLCPTI): [ING] E. Boschi, P. Gasperini, G. Valensise; [GNDT] R. Camassi, V. Castelli, M. Stucchi, A. Rebez, G. Monachesi, M. S. Barbano, P. Albini; [SGA] E. Guidoboni, G. Ferrari, D. Mariotti, A. Comastri; [SSN] D. Molin (1999). Catalogo Parametrico dei Terremoti Italiani, ING GNDT SGA SSN, Ed. Compositori, Bologna, pp. 92.

Vannucci G., Gasperini P., Ferrari G. and Guidoboni E. (1999). Encoding and computer analysis of macroseismic effects, Phys. and Chem. of the Earth, 24, 505-510.

Gasperini P., Bernardini F., Valensise G. and Boschi E. (1999). Defining seismogenic sources from historical felt reports, Bull. Seism Soc. Am., 89, 94-110.

Gasperini P. and Ferrari G. (1997). Stima dei parametri sintetici: nuove elaborazioni, in Catalogo dei forti terremoti in Italia dal 461 a.C. al 1990 (2) (a cura di E. Boschi, E. Guidoboni, G. Ferrari, G. Valensise and P. Gasperini ), I.N.G.-S.G.A, 56-64.

Cianetti S., Gasperini P., Boccaletti M. and Giunchi C. (1997). Reproducing the velocity and stress fields in the Aegean region, Geophys. Res. Lett., 24, 2087-2090.

Mulargia F. and Gasperini P. (1996). Precursor candidacy and validation: the VAN case so far, Geophys Res. Lett., 23, 1323-1326.

Mulargia F. and Gasperini P. (1996). VAN: Candidacy and validation with the latest laws of the game, Geophys Res. Lett., 23, 1327-1330.

Mulargia F., Marzocchi W. and Gasperini P. (1996). Rebuttal to replies I and II by Varotsos et al., Geophys Res. Lett., 23, 1339-1340.

Mulargia F., Marzocchi W. and Gasperini P. (1996). Re-Rebuttal to the reply by Varotsos et al., Geophys Res. Lett., 23, 1343-1344.

Paolo Gasperini
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