Cristian Scapozza

Dr. Cristian Scapozza
researcher
Settore geologia e pericoli naturali
DACD - Istituto Scienze della Terra - IST
SUPSI
Via Trevano, Blocco C
CH-6952 Canobbio
Switzerland

Mailing Address:
Settore geologia e pericoli naturali
DACD - Istituto Scienze della Terra - IST
SUPSI
Campus Trevano
-6952 Canobbio, TI



Phone: +41 (0) 58 666 63 76
Phone2: +41 (0) 58 666 62 00
Fax: +41 (0) 58 666 62 09
E-mail: cristian.scapozza(at)supsi.ch
URL Institution: www.ist.supsi.ch/
Personal URL: link

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Programs in which Cristian Scapozza holds an official function:
CH-QUATmember2007 -



Additional functions:
committee member SGmS/SSGm
committee member STSN
member SGS
member SEP/NGP


Key Publications of Cristian Scapozza (up to ten) :
SCAPOZZA C. (2016). Evidence of paraglacial and paraperiglacial crisis in Alpine sediment transfer since the Last Glaciation. Quaternaire 27: 139-155. DOI: 10.4000/quaternaire.7542

SCAPOZZA C., BARON L., LAMBIEL C. (2015). Borehole logging in alpine periglacial talus slopes. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes 26: 67–83. DOI: 10.1002/ppp.1832

SCAPOZZA C. (2015). Investigation on protalus ramparts in the Swiss Alps. Geographica Helvetica 70: 135–139. DOI: 10.5194/gh-70-135-2015

SCAPOZZA C. (2015). Evolution des glaciers et du pergélisol depuis le Dernier Maximum Glaciaire dans la région du Mont Gelé–Mont Fort (Alpes valaisannes, Suisse) : chronologie, modalités de la dernière déglaciation et datations des âges d’exposition à l’aide du marteau de Schmidt. Quaternaire 26: 141–172.

SCAPOZZA C., LAIGRE L. (2014). The contribution of Electrical Resistivity Tomography (ERT) in alpine dynamics geomorphology: case studies from the Swiss Alps. Géomorphologie : relief, processus, environnement 1/2014: 27–42. DOI: 10.4000/geomorphologie.10474

SCAPOZZA C., LAMBIEL C., BOZZINI C., MARI S., CONEDERA M. (2014). Assessing the rock glacier kinematics on three different timescales: a case study from the southern Swiss Alps. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 39: 2056–2069. DOI: 10.1002/esp.3599

SCAPOZZA C., CASTELLETTI C., SOMA L., DALL’AGNOLO S., AMBROSI C. (2014). Timing of LGM and deglaciation in the Southern Swiss Alps. Géomorphologie : relief, processus, environnement 4/2014: 307–322. DOI: 10.4000/geomorphologie.10753

SCAPOZZA C., OPPIZZI P. (2013). Evolution morpho-sédimentaire et paléo-environnementale de la plaine fluvio-deltaïque du Ticino pendant l’Holocène récent (Canton du Tessin, Suisse). Géomorphologie : relief, processus, environnement 3/2013: 37–58. DOI: 10.4000/geomorphologie.10289

SCAPOZZA C., LAMBIEL C., BARON L., MARESCOT L., REYNARD E. (2011). Internal structure and permafrost distribution in two alpine periglacial talus slopes, Valais, Swiss Alps. Geomorphology 132: 208–221. DOI: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2011.05.010

SCAPOZZA C., LAMBIEL C., REYNARD E., FALLOT J.-M., ANTOGNINI M., SCHOENEICH P. (2010). Radiocarbon dating of fossil wood remains buried by the Piancabella rock glacier, Blenio Valley (Ticino, Southern Swiss Alps): implications for rock glacier, treeline and climate history. Permafrost and Periglacial Processes 21: 90-96. DOI: 10.1002/ppp.673


Expertise of Cristian Scapozza:
Expertise CategorySpecific Expertise
Expert TypeExpert Type
Scientific / Fundamental Research
Applied Sciences / Technologies / Engineering
Topic CryosphereCryosphere
Glaciers
Permafrost / Solifluction
Topic LithosphereLithosphere
Sediments: Formation, Dynamics, Metamorphism
Spatial ZonesSpatial Zones
Mountain / Highland
Spatial ScaleSpatial Scale
Regional
Time FrameTime Frame
Past: Historical / Archeological
Past: Quarternary
MethodsMethod
Data Collection - Measurement
Data Analysis
Literature Study
GeoForum General-TechnologyTechnologies, Engineering, Physics
GeoForum Geo-TechnologyCartography
Geophysics

Specialties of Cristian Scapozza:
Alpine periglacial, glacial and quaternary geomorphology, applied geophysics in periglacial environments (specially DC resistivity, Self-potential and EM methods). Permafrost studies and monitoring. Lateglacial glacier fluctuations. Alpine periglacial environment evolution during the Lateglacial and the Holocene.

Last update: 12/12/16
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2017)

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