Helmholtz Centre Potsdam
GFZ German Research Centre 
for Geosciences

Dr. Eleonora Rivalta
Helmholtzstraße 6/7
14467 Potsdam

Fon: +49 331 288-28659


Publications by Luigi Passarelli

ISI Publications

  • Maccaferri, F., Rivalta, E., Passarelli, L., Aoki, Y., 2016. The 2000 Miyakejima dike injection: insight on the mechanisms governing the dike arrest. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2015.11.024, 434, 64–74
  • Passarelli, L., Rivalta, E., Cesca, S., Aoki, Y., 2015. Stress changes, focal mechanisms and earthquake scaling laws for the 2000 dike at Miyakejima (Japan), J. Geophys. Res., 120, 4130–4145 doi:10.1002/2014JB011504.
  • Passarelli, L., Hainzl S., Cesca, S., Maccaferri, F., Mucciarelli M., Roessler, D., Corbi F., Dahm T. and Rivalta E., 2015. Aseismic transient forcing driving the swarm-like seismic sequence in the Pollino range, Southern Italy, Geophys. J. Int., doi:10.1093/gji/ggv111.
  • Passarelli, L., Rivalta, E., Shuler A., 2014. Dike intrusions during rifting episodes obey scaling relationships similar to earthquakes, Sci. Rep. 4, 3886, doi: 10.1038/srep03886.
  • Cesca, S., Braun, T., Maccaferri, F., Passarelli, L., Rivalta, E. and Dahm, T. 2013. Source modelling of the M5.6 Emilia-Romagna, Italy, earthquakes (2012 May 20-29). Geophys. J. Int., 193(3), 1658- 1672, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggt069.
  • Maccaferri, F., Rivalta, E., Passarelli, L., Jónsson, S., 2013. The stress shadow induced by the 1975–1984 Krafla rifting episode, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 3, DOI:10.1002/jgrb.50134.
  • Passarelli, L., Maccaferri, F., Rivalta, E., and Dahm, T., Abebe Boku, E., 2013. A probabilistic approach for the classification of earthquakes as “triggered” or “not triggered”, J. Seismol. 17 (1), 165-187 DOI: 10.1007/s10950-012-9289-4.
  • Passarelli, L., and Brodsky, E. E., 2012. The Correlation Between Run-Up and Repose Times of Volcanic Eruptions, Geophys. J. Int. 188, 1025-1045, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.05298.x.
  • Passarelli, L., Sansò B., Sandri, L., Marzocchi, W., 2010. Testing forecasts of a new Bayesian time-predictable model of eruption occurrence. J. Volcanol. Geotherm. Res., 198, 57-75, DOI:10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2010.08.011.
  • Passarelli, L., Sandri, L., Bonazzi, A., Marzocchi, W. 2010. Bayesian Hierarchical Time Predictable Model for Eruption Occurrence: an Application to Kilauea Volcano, Geophys. J. Int., 181, 1525-1538,DOI:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2010.04582.x.

Non-ISI Publications

  • Passarelli, L, Roessler, D., Govoni, A., Maccaferri, F., Moretti, M., Lucente, F.P., Braun, T., De Gori, P., Margheriti, L., Woith, H., Hainzl, S., Rivalta,E., Dahm, T., (2012): Pollino Seismic Experiment (2012/2014). Deutsches GeoForschungsZentrum GFZ. Other/Seismic Network.DOI:10.14470/9N904956.
  • Govoni, A., Passarelli, L., Braun, T., Maccaferri, F., Moretti, M., Lucente, F. P., Rivalta, E.,Cesca, S., Hainzl, S., Woith, H., De Gori, P., Dahm, T., Chiarabba, C. and Margheriti, L., 2013. Investigating the Origin of Seismic Swarms. Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union, 94(41),361-362, DOI:10.1002/2013EO410001.


On 30 June the project was officially concluded. We will continue working as a team until 31 December 2015.

  • The review paper:

Rivalta, E., Taisne, B., Bunger, A. and Katz, R., 2014. A review of mechanical models of dike propagation: schools of thought, results and future directions.

Is now published.