CV Appendix: S

CV Extended References: S. Conway. Examples of translations/translated work plus
revisions/corrections/editing of technical and scientific texts with weblinks
Books/Publications Translated (Italian to English)
Naturalistic guide to the Catania Province
Salvatore Arcidiacono (Autore), S. Conway (Traduttore)
Etna. The volcano. Naturalistic itineraries
Salvatore Arcidiacono, S. Conway (Traduttore)
The Etna Garden of Villa Manganelli Biscari: An ‘Open-Air’ Museum
TERRE DI FUOCO Etna, Stromboli e Vulcano nelle Collezioni Alinari
Architecture and Time: A Study of Contemporary Architecture in the Netherlands
Edizioni Publinews/ Catalogue of collective exhibition of contemporary Sicilian artists at the
Galleria Civica Montevergini, Siracusa
The Benedictine Kitchen Maimone, 2000
A. Guillot Artist’s Book
Carte D’Arte Contemporary Art Magazine
National Art Prize (PNA 08) 2008
Catalogue translation
The Perfect Eruption Etna 2002-2003 DVD
English Translation. RAI/INGV, 2006; Bonaccorso, Neri, Tomarchio. Special prize
International Jury, Sondrio Festival 2008, international festival of documentaries on parks
Earthquakes and Ghost Towns in Sicily, DVD
Language consultant.
Virtual journey/multimedia educational project
I Borghi Marinari della Lava/The Lava Seaside Towns, DVD
English Translation. Documentary, 2006
Silver Bars/Barre d’argento
Subtitles/translation. Baronello/Meditank, 2007; Documentary on sulphur mines and industry in Sicily.
Con la Sicilia negli occhi
Fuoricircuito/Laboratorio multimediale di sperimentazione audiovisiva della Facoltà
di Lettere e Filosofia dell’Università degli Studi di Catania (, 2011
Documentary on filmmaker Ugo Saitta
Editing of script and Voice Over/Narration
La Voce del Corpo di Luca Vullo
Film Commission Regione Siciliana
Dubai: Dynamic Sheikdom
Wrote and co-directed documentary film on the emirate of Dubai
Toward the Hydrogen Economy
Documentary filmscript project for educational film (2003, unrealised)
Virtual Museum Project – Catania Province
English Translations for 50+Museums in the Catania Province, 2007.
Project: SIMUV Sistema Museale Virtuale, Museo Diffuso della Provincia di Catania
Geophysics/Geology/Earth Sciences/Vulcanology: English
texts corrected/revised
Name of journal and examples of work, alphabetically, from over 15 years of collaboration with INGV
(National Institute of Geophysics and Vulcanology) as English Language Consultant
American Geophysical Union
Geophysical Monograph 182, 2008:
The Stromboli Volcano: An Integrated Study of the 2002-2003 Eruption,
Eds. Calvari et al
All Catania INGV chapters incl.: Bertolaso G., Bonaccorso A., and Boschi E., Scientific
community and civil protection synergy during the Stromboli 2002-03 eruption
Annals of Geophysics
Application of BET_EF to Mount Etna: a retrospective analysis (years 2001-2005)
Alfonso Brancato, Stefano Gresta, Salvatore Alparone, Daniele Andronico, Alessandro
Bonforte, et al….
ANNALS OF GEOPHYSICS, 54, 5, 2011; doi: 10.4401/ag-5346
“Acknowledgements. The authors wish to thank Don Dingwell, Jörg Keller (…) for their fruitful
discussions and suggestions.(…) and Stephen D. Conway is thanked for his careful review of the
English text. This study benefited from funding..”
High precision locations of long-period events at La Fossa Crater (Vulcano Island, Italy)
Salvatore Gambino, Laura Cammarata and Salvatore Rapisarda
The attenuation of seismic intensity in the Etna region and comparison with other Italian
volcanic districts
R. Azzaro, M. S. Barbano, S. D’Amico, T. Tuvè
Tidal gravity observations at Mt. Etna and Stromboli: results concerning the modeled and
observed tidal factors
S. Panepinto, F. Greco, D. Luzio, B. Ducarme
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America
Improving Seismic Surveillance at Mt. Etna Volcano by Probabilistic Earthquake Location
in a 3D Model
Antonino Mostaccio, Tiziana Tuvè, Domenico Patanè, Graziella Barberi, and Luciano
doi: 10.1785/0120110202
Bulletin of Volcanology
A syn-eruptive ground deformation episode measured by GPS, during the 2001 eruption
on the upper southern flank of Mt Etna.
Bonforte A., Guglielmino F., Palano M., Puglisi G. (2004).
Ground deformation modeling of the flank dynamics prior to the 2002 eruption of Mt.
Etna. Bonforte A., Gambino S., Guglielmino F., Obrizzo F., Palano M., Puglisi G. (2007).
Reconstruction of the eruptive activity on the NE sector of Stromboli volcano: timing of
flank eruptions since 15 ka
Sonia Calvari & Stefano Branca & Rosa Anna Corsaro…
Bull Volcanol (2011) 73:101–112 DOI 10.1007/s00445-010-0412-5
The 15 March 2007 paroxysm of Stromboli: video-image analysis, and textural and
compositional features of the erupted deposit
Daniele Andronico, Jacopo Taddeucci, Antonio Cristaldi, Lucia Miraglia…
Thermal expansion-contraction and slope instability of a fumarole field inferred from
geodetic measurements at Vulcano
Bonaccorso A., Bonforte A, Gambino S., Bulletin of Volcanology, 72 , 7, 791-801, 2010
Computers and Geosciences
Pattern recognition of volcanic tremor data on Mt. Etna (Italy) with KKAnalysis - A
software program for unsupervised classification.
A. Messina, H. Langer: Computers & Geosciences 37(7): 953-961 (2011)
Earth and Planetary Science Letters
Continental margin large-scale instability controlling the flank sliding of Etna volcano
Chiocci, F.L.; Coltelli, M.; Bosman, A.; Cavallaro…Volume 305, issue 1-2 (May 1, 2011), p. 5764.ISSN: 0012-821X DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2011.02.040
Dike deflection modelling for inferring magma pressure and withdrawal, with application
to Etna 2001 case
Bonaccorso A., Currenti G., Del Negro C., Boschi E.,Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 293,
121-129, 2010
Volcanomagnetic Changes Accompanying the Onset of the 2002-2003 Eruption of Mt. Etna
Ciro Del Negro, Gilda Currenti, Rosalba Napoli, and Annamaria Vicari
Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems
Multi-disciplinary investigation on a lava fountain preceding a flank eruption : the 10 May
2008 Etna case
Bonaccorso A., Cannata A., Corsaro R. A., Di Grazia G., Gambino S., Greco F., Miraglia L.,
Pistorio A.,Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems (G3), 12-7, doi:10.1029/2010GC003480,
Structural assessment of Mount Etna volcano from Permanent Scatterers analysis
Alessandro Bonforte, Francesco Guglielmino and Mauro Coltelli
Geophysical Journal International
FEM-based inversion for heterogeneous fault mechanisms: application at Etna volcano by
DInSAR data
Currenti G., Bonaccorso A., Del Negro C., Guglielmino F., Scandura D., Boschi E.
Geoph. J. Int., 183, 2, 765-773, 2010.
Intrusive mechanism of the 2002 NE-Rift eruption at Mt. Etna (Italy) modelled using GPS
and gravity data.
Bonforte A., Carbone D., Greco F., Palano M. (2007). Geophysical Journal International, vol.
169, pp. 339-347, doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2006.03249.x.
Strain and stress fields in the Southern Apennines (Italy) constrained by geodetic,
seismological and borehole data.
Palano M., Cannavò F., Ferranti., Mattia M., Mazzella M.E. (2011). Geophysical Journal
International, vol. 187, pp. 1270-1282, doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.2011.05234.x.
Geomatics, Natural Hazards and Risk
A texton-based cloud detection algorithm for MSG-SEVIRI multispectral images
Ganci Gaetana, Vicari Annamaria, Bonfiglio Sergio, Gallo Giovanni and Del Negro Ciro
Geophysical Research Letters
Dynamics of a lava fountain revealed by geophysical, geochemical and thermal satellite
measurements: the case of the 10 April 2011 Mt Etna eruption
Bonaccorso A., T. Caltabiano, G. Currenti, C. Del Negro, S. Gambino, G. Ganci, S.
Giammanco, F. Greco, A. Pistorio, G. Salerno, S. Spampinato and E. Boschi,
Geophys. Res. Lett., doi:10.1029/2011GL049637, 2011
Imaging the multi-level magma reservoir at Mt. Etna volcano (Italy)
Aloisi, M., Mattia M., Ferlito C., Palano M., Bruno V., Cannavò F. (2011). Geophysical
Research Letters, vol. 38, L16306, doi:10.1029/2011GL048488.
Stromboli 2007 eruption: Deflation modeling to infer shallow-intermediate plumbing
Bonaccorso, A., S. Gambino, F. Guglielmino, M. Mattia, G. Puglisi, and E. Boschi
(2008),Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L06311, doi:10.1029/2007GL032921, 2008
Gondwana Research
Strain and stress fields along the Gibraltar Orogenic Arc: Constraints on active
Mimmo Palano, Pablo J. González, José Fernández
Journal of Dynamics
A crustal–upper mantle model for southeastern Sicily (Italy) from the integration of
petrologic and geophysical data
Fabio Carmelo Manuella, Alfonso Brancato, Serafina Carbone, Stefano Gresta
Journal of Geophysical Research
Composite ground deformation pattern forerunning the 2004-2005 Mount Etna eruption.
Bonaccorso, A., Bonforte A., Guglielmino F., Palano M., Puglisi G. (2006). Journal of
Geophysical Research, vol. 111, B12207, doi:10.1029/2005JB004206.
Dynamics of Mt. Etna before, during and after the July - August 2001 eruption inferred
from GPS and DInSAR data
Puglisi G., Bonforte A., Guglielmino F., Palano M., Prati C. (2008). Journal of Geophysical
Research, vol. 113, B06405, doi:10.1029/2006JB004811.
Feeding system and magma storage beneath Mt. Etna as revealed by recent
inflation/deflation cycles
Bonforte A., Bonaccorso A., Guglielmino F., Palano M., Puglisi G., , Journal Geophys. Res.,
113, B05406, doi:10.1029/2007JB005334, 2008
GPS velocity and strain fields in Sicily and southern Calabria, Italy: updated geodetic
constraints on tectonic block interaction in the central Mediterranean
Palano M., Ferranti L., Monaco C., Mattia M., Aloisi M., Bruno V., Cannavò F., Siligato G.
(2012). Journal of Geophysical Research, vol. 117, B07401, doi:1029/2012JB009254.
Ground deformations and volcanic processes as imaged by CGPS data at Mt.Etna (Italy)
between 2003 and 2008
Bruno V., Mattia M., Aloisi M., Palano M., Cannavò F., Holt W.E. (2012). Journal of
Geophysical Research, vol. 117, B07208, doi:10.1029/2011JB009114.
Ground deformations in the island of Pantelleria (Italy) : insight into the dynamic of the
current inter-eruptive period
Mattia M., Bonaccorso A., Guglielmino F.,J.Geophys.Res., 112, B11406,
doi:10.1029/2006JB004781, 2007
Ground deformation induced by geothermal processes: A model for La Fossa Crater
(Vulcano Island, Italy)
Salvatore Gambino and Francesco Guglielmino
doi:10.1029/2007JB005016, 2008
Imaging composite dike propagation (Etna 2002, case)
Aloisi M. Bonaccorso A., Gambino S., J. Geophys. Res., 111, B06404,
doi:10.1029/2005JB003908, 2006
Seismic and Infrasound Signals at Mt. Etna: Modelling the North-East Crater Conduit and
its Relation with the 2008-2009 Eruption Feeding System
Sciotto M, Cannata A, Gresta E, Privitera E, Spina L
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research (Impact Factor: 1.98). 01/2013; 254:53–68.
The initial phases of the 2008-2009 Mt. Etna eruption: a multi-disciplinary approach for
hazard assessment
Bonaccorso A., Bonforte A., Calvari S., Del Negro S., Di Grazia G., Ganci G., Neri M., Vicari
A., Boschi E., , J. Geophys. Res., v.16, doi:10.1029/2010JB7906, 2011.
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth
Composite ground deformation pattern forerunning the 2004-05 Mt. Etna eruption
Bonaccorso A., Bonforte A., Guglielmino F., Palano M., Puglisi G., , J. Geophys. Res. Solid
Earth, doi:10.1029/2005JB004206, Vol. 111, No. B12, 2006
New insights into banded tremor from the 2008–2009 Mount Etna eruption
A Cannata, G Di Grazia, P Montalto, F Ferrari, G Nunnari, D Patanè, E Privitera
Seismoacoustic investigations of paroxysmal activity at Mt. Etna volcano: New insights
into the 16 November 2006 eruption
M Sciotto, A Cannata, G Di Grazia, S Gresta, E Privitera, L Spina
Journal of the Geological Society
Dyke emplacement and related hazard in volcanoes with sector collapse: the 2007
Stromboli (Italy) eruption
M. Neri, G. Lanzafame and V. Acocella
Journal of the Geological Society 2008; v. 165; p. 883-886
Journal of Maps
Geological map of Mount Etna West Rift (Italy)
Fernando Bellotti, Stefano Branca and Gianluca Gropelli
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
Explosive activity at Mt. Etna summit craters and source modelling by using high precision
continuous tilt
Bonaccorso A.,J.Volc.Geoth.Res, 158, 221-234, 2006
Insight on recent Stromboli eruption inferred from terrestrial and satellite deformation
Bonaccorso A., Bonforte A., Gambino S., Mattia M., Puglisi G., Special volume on “Stromboli
2007 eruption”, J.Volc.Geoth.Res., 182, 172-181, 2009
Multivariate time series clustering on geophysical data recorded at Mt. Etna from1996 to
Roberto Di Salvo, Placido Montalto, Giuseppe Nunnari, Marco Neri, Giuseppe Puglisi
Observations of Mt. Etna volcanic ash plumes in 2006: An integrated approach from
ground-based and polar satellite NOAA–AVHRR monitoring system
D. Andronico, C. Spinetti, A. Cristaldi, M.F. Buongiorno
Seismological features of the Pernicana–Provenzana Fault System (Mt. Etna, Italy)
and implications for the dynamics of northeastern flank of the volcano
S. Alparone, O. Cocina, S. Gambino, A. Mostaccio, S. Spampinato, T. Tuvè, A. Ursino
Structural features of the 2007 Stromboli eruption
Marco Neri, Gianni Lanzafame
The 5 April 2003 vulcanian paroxysmal explosion at Stromboli volcano (Italy) from field
observations and thermal data
Calvari, S. Spampinato, L. Lodato, L.
The November 2009 paroxysmal explosions at Stromboli
Daniele Andronico, Marco Pistolesi
Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences
A method for multi-hazard mapping in poorly known volcanic areas: an example from
Kanlaon (Philippines)
Authors: M. Neri, G. Le Cozannet, P. Thierry, C. Bignami et al.
NHESS - Volume 13, Number 8, 2013 doi:10.5194/nhess-13-1929-2013
Nature Geoscience
The 2011 Lorca earthquake slip distribution controlled by groundwater crustal unloading.
González, P. J., Tiampo, K. F., Palano M., Cannavò, F., Fernández J. (2012). Nature
Geoscience, vol. 5, 821-825, doi:10.1038/ngeo1610.
Pure and Applied Geophysics
Multiparametric Approach in Investigating Volcano-Hydrothermal Systems: the Case Study
of Vulcano (Aeolian Islands, Italy)
Andrea Cannata…et al.
Quaternary International
Archaeological evidence for a possible first century AD earthquake in the necropolis of
Abakainon (NE Sicily)
C. Bottari, M.S. Barbano, C. Pirrotta, R. Azzaro, G. Ristuccia, A. Guelid
Seismological Research Letters
Estimating the magnitude of historic earthquakes from macroseismic intensity data: new
relationships for the volcanic region of Mount Etna (Italy)
Azzaro, R. D'Amico S. Tuvè T. (2011). Seismological Research Letters, 82, 4, doi:
An adjoint based FEM optimization of coseismic displacements following the 2011 Tohoku
earthquake: New insights for the upper plate rebound
Pulvirenti F., S.G. Jin, and M. Aloisi (2014)
Crustal motion along the Calabro-Peloritan Arc as imaged by twelve years of
measurements on a dense GPS network
Mattia M., Palano M., Bruno V., Cannavò F. (2009). Tectonophysics, vol. 476, pp. 528-537,
Intrusion of eccentric dikes: The case of the 2001 eruption and its role in the
dynamics of Mt. Etna volcano
Alessandro Bonforte, Salvatore Gambino, Marco Neri
The morphostructural setting of Mount Etna sedimentary basement (Italy): Implications
for the geometry and volume of the volcano and its flank instability
Stefano Branca, Vincenzo Ferrara
Time-dependent deformation of the eastern flank of Mt. Etna: after-slip or viscoelastic
Palano M., Gresta S., Puglisi G. (2009). Tectonophysics, vol. 473, pp. 300-311,
Terra Nova
A new dyke intrusion style for the Mount Etna May 2008 eruption modelled through
continuous tilt and GPS data
Aloisi M. , Bonaccorso A., Cannavò F., Gambino S., Mattia M., Puglisi G., Boschi E., Terra
Nova, 21, 4, 316-321, 2009
GPS ground deformation patterns at St. Helens (Washington, USA) from 2004 to 2010.
Palano M., Guarrera E., Mattia M. (2012).Terra Nova, vol. 24(2), pp. 148-155,
High Rate GPS data on active volcanoes: An application to the 2005-2006 Mt. Augustine
(Alaska, USA) eruption.
Mattia M., Palano M., Aloisi M., Bruno V., Bock Y. (2008). Terra Nova, vol. 20, pp. 134-140,
Magma intrusion mechanisms and redistribution of seismogenic stress at Mt. Etna volcano
Bonanno, A., Palano M., Privitera E., Gresta S., Puglisi G. (2011). Terra Nova, vol. 23, pp.
339-348, doi:10.1111/j.1365-3121.2011.01019.x.
Tectonic features of the Lipari-Vulcano complex (Aeolian archipelago, Italy) from ten
years (1996-2006) of GPS data.
Mattia M., Palano M., Bruno V., Cannavò F., Bonaccorso A., Gresta S. (2008). Terra Nova, vol.
20, pp. 370-377, doi:10.1111/j.1365-3121.2008.00830.x.
Research Institutions
CNR National Research Council
ISAFOM (Istituto per i Sistemi Agricoli e Forestali del Mediterraneo)
ICB (Istituto di Chimica Biomolecolare)
ICTP (Istituto di Chimica e Tecnologia dei Polimeri)
Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture
Tuber yield and quality characteristics of potatoes for off-season crops in a
Mediterranean environment
Anita Ierna Article first published online: 27 OCT 2009
DOI: 10.1002/jsfa.3786
Journal of Food Composition and Analysis
Influence of harvest date on nitrate contents of three potato varieties for off-season
Anita Ierna
Agricultural Water Management
Physiological and growth response to moderate water deficit of off-seaion potatoes in a
Mediterranean Environment
Tuber yield and irrigation water productivity in early potatoes as affected by irrigation
Anita Ierna and Giovanni Mauromicale
Agricultural Water Management, 2012, vol. 115, issue C, pages 276-284
Biomass and Bioenergy
Biomass, grain and energy yield in Cynara cardunculus L. as affected by fertilization,
genotype and harvest time
Anita Iernaa, Rosario P. Maurob, Giovanni Mauromicaleb
Polymer Chemistry
Synthesis, characterization, and nucleotidic chain cleavage ability of uncharged water
soluble poly(ethylene glycol)-fullerene derivatives with an amphiphilic character
Daniele Vitalini1,*Emanuela Spina1, Sandro Dattilo2, Placido Mineo2, Emilio Scamporrino2
Tetrahedron: Assymetry
Preparation of isoxazolidinyl nucleoside enantiomers by lipase-catalysed kinetic
Caterina Carnovalea, Daniela Iannazzoa, Giovanni Nicolosib, Anna Pipernoa,*
Roberto Romeoa, Claudia Sanfilippo
Academic/University Translations
Political Science/Economics
‘European construction and the Mediterranean region: neighbourhood policy or common
Bruno Amoroso, Centro Federico Caffè, Università di Roskilde
‘Communic(e)ating: communication and the social embedding of food’
In Reconstructing biotechnologies - Critical social analyses
Guido Nicolosi. Edited by Guido Ruivenkamp, Shuji Hisano and Joost Jongerden
Wageningen Academic Publishers 2008
‘Re-skilling the Social Practices: Open Source and Life-Towards a Commons-Based Peer
Production in Agro-biotechnology?’
Guido Nicolosi, Guido Ruivenkamp Science and Engineering Ethics (Impact Factor: 0.74).
10/2012; DOI:10.1007/s11948-012-9405-4
Theory of design, architecture, drawing
‘Leggere la complessità. Una esperienza odeporica tra i percorsi della rappresentazione.’
Ediz. italiana e inglese Interpreting Complexity, G. Taibi
‘Desire, Perception and Deception’
Matteo Negro in ‘Willing the Good: Empirical Challenges to the Explanation of Human
Behavior’ Edited by Gabriele De Anna, Cambridge Scholars Publishing (2013)
Musicology/Music Theory and History (Arab)
‘Authenticity and innovation: the concept of a Tunisian “school” of ‛ūd?’
Salavtore Morra
Contract Faculty of Agriculture
University of Catania Traduzione di Lavori Scientifici dal’Italiano all’Inglese
Prospero’s Library
Reading, notes and reflections on The Tempest by William Shakespeare, 2009
Golden Age of Illustration
Exhibition of Illustrated Books (personal collection), Enna, 2008 (part of Books&Books
Exhibition of Artists’ Books)
Voiceover Advertising/Spot
Subtitled clips from films by Giuseppe De Santis, Luciano Salce, Pietro Germi, Elio Petri,
Francesco Rosi, RAI ‘Montalbano’, Ciprì and Maresco…