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Name: Stefania Gentili

Born in Pisa on 19th June 1969

 

Education

Laurea degree in Physics at the University of Pisa on 11th July 1995

Ph.D. in Computer Science at the University of Udine on 24th May 2003

 

Professional Experience

1996-1997: Research fellow at the Astronomical Observatory of  Teramo

1997-2003: Research fellow/Ph.D. student/Research Associate at the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science of the University of Udine

2003-2007: Research Associate at the Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale

2007-2010 : Researcher at the Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale

2010-: Researcher (permanent position) at the Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale

·         Author and co-author of papers on international journals and on books in the field of astrophysics, image analysis, artificial intelligence and seismology

·         She acted as reviewer for international journals:IEEE Transactions on System, Man and Cybernetics", "Journal of Seismology", "Geophysical Journal International", "Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors", "Bulletin of Seismological Society of America", "Digital Signal Processing".

·      Participation at national research projects funded by the Italian government and at international projects funded by EU and by international astronomical observatory. Collaboration contract with SISSA (International School for Advanced Studies), Trieste.

 

Actual research interests

1.      Temporal evolution of seismicity, both regarding seismic sequences and the general seismicity

2.      Evaluation and study of source parameters

3.      Study of instrumental seismic catalogues, both automatic and manually revised. Particular interest on the spatial and temporal distribution of completeness magnitude

4.      Artificial Intelligence methods applied to the waveforms picking 

5.   Pattern recognition