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Andrea Licciardi

Andrea Licciardi

Name: Andrea Licciardi

Title: PhD student

E-Mail: alicciardi@cp.dias.ie

Phone:  +353-1-653-5147 x247

Address: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, Geophysics Section, 5 Merrion Square, Dublin 2, Ireland

Research Interests :  Receiver Function, crustal structure, Bayesian inversion, seismic anisotropy

Biographical Sketch: Andrea Licciardi received his Master in Exploration Geophysics in 2012 from the University of Pisa in Italy, defending his dissertation thesis on Rotational Seismology. He then moved to Dublin in September 2012 to start his PhD in Seismology under the supervision of Dr. Nicola Piana Agostinetti.

Selected Publications:

1) Moho depth and Vp/Vs in Ireland from teleseismic receiver functions analysis.
Andrea Licciardi1, Nicola Piana Agostinetti1, Sergei Lebedev, Andrew Schaeffer, Peter Readman and Clare Horan.
Geophysical Journal International (2014) 199 (1): 561-579. doi: 10.1093/gji/ggu277
LINK:  http://gji.oxfordjournals.org/content/199/1/561.abstract

2)High Frequency Receiver Functions in the Dublin Basin: Application to a Potential Geothermal Site.
Andrea Licciardi and Nicola Piana Agostinetti.
Energy Procedia (2014) 59: 221–226. doi:10.1016/j.egypro.2014.10.370
LINK:  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1876610214017378

3) A semi-automated method for the detection of seismic anisotropy at depth via receiver function analysis.
Andrea Licciardi and Nicola Piana Agostinetti.
Geophysical Journal International (2016) 205 (3): 1589-1612. doi: 10.1093/gji/ggw091
LINK:  http://gji.oxfordjournals.org/content/205/3/1589