Angelo De Min

Associate professor in petrology
Phone: 
+39 040 5582206
Research interest: 

Tholeiitic and alkaline magmatism related to extensional setting (Gondwana and Rodinia break-up); genesis of large igneous Provinces; mantle xenoliths; archaeometry.

Ongoing activities

  • Genesis of the Mezozoic/Cainozoic magmatism of Southern Mongolia;
  • The Late Proterozoic magmatism of S.Francisco-Congo craton related to the Rodinia break-up;
  • the evolution of the sub-lithospheric mantle under the South American Platform from Early Proterozoic to Cenozoic;
  • the Triassic magmatism of the Alps and the Adria plate;
  • the Central Atlantic Magmatic Province and its implications in the Triassic-Jurassic boundary mass extinction;
  • the evolution of the Parana Magmatic province;
  • the magmatic evolution of S. Jorge Island (Azore islands);
  • mantle xenoliths from different geodynamical setting;
  • archaeometry.