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Details of Doctor in Geology Roberto Antonio Violante   


Gender male
Job title Scientific Researcher, Projects Director
Department Oceanography
Av. Montes de Oca 2124
Buenos Aires
Regions Black Sea
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Degree PhD
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Marine Geology, Geophysics , Marine Geology, Geophysics
Research Activities Projects director, Chief of the Marine Geology Section at Argentina Hydrographic Survey.

Geologia marina. Plataforma Oceano Atlantico Sudoccidental.
Research Region 70, 84
Skills/Expertise marine and coastal sedimentology, sedimentary processes, sea-level, seismic-stratigraphy, Quaternary coastal and marine geology, geomorphology, paleoceanography.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Doctor in Geology Roberto VIOLANTE)

Morphosedimentary and hydrographic features of the northern Argentine margin: the interplay between erosive, depositional and gravitational processes and its conceptual implications. (2013). Preu, B., Hernández-Molina, F.J., Violante, R.A., Piola, A.R., Paterlini, C.M., Schwenk, T., Voigt, I., Krastel, S. y Spiess, V. Deep-Sea Research Part I, v. 75: 157-174.
Quaternary volcanic-sedimentary sequences and evolution of the Llancanelo lake region (Southern Mendoza, Argentina) evidenced from geoelectric methods. (2012). De la Vega, M., Lopez, E., Osella, A., Rovere, E.I. y Violante, R.A. Journal of South America Earth SciencesQuaternary, 40: 116-128.
Sedimentary growth pattern on the northern Argentine slope: 1 the impact of North Atlantic Deep Water on southern hemisphere slope architecture. (2012). Preu, B., Schwenk, T., Hernández-Molina, F.J., Violante, R.A., Paterlini, C.M., Krastel, Tomasini, J. y Spieß, V. Marine Geology, vol. 329-331: 113-125.
Las terrazas contorníticas en el Margen Continental Argentino: implicaciones morfosedimentarias y oceanográficas. (2011). Hernández Molina, F.J., Preu, B., Violante, R.A., Piola, A.R. y Paterlini, C.M. Sociedad Geológica de España, Geogaceta, 50-2: 145-148
Middle slope contourite deposits and associated sedimentary facies off NE Argentina. (2011). Bozzano, G., Violante, R.A. y Cerredo, M.E. Geo-Marine Letters,31: 495-507.
Geological aspects and evolution of the Patagonian continental margin. (2011). Cavallotto, J.L., Violante, R.A. y Hernández Molina, F.J. Biological Journal of Linnean Society, Special Issue: Paleogeography and Paleoclimatology of Patagonia: implications for biodiversity. The Linnean Society of London, Wiley-Blackwell, Londres, 103: 346-362.
Middle Pleistocene sea surface temperature in the Brazil-Malvinas Confluence Zone: Paleoceanographic implications based on planktonic foraminifera. (2011). Laprida, C., García Chapori, N., Chiessi, C.M., Violante, R.A., Watanabe, S. y Totah, V. Micropaleontology, 57 (2): 183-195.
Sediment Dynamics and Geohazards offshore Uruguay and Northern Argentina: First Results from the multi-disciplinary Meteor-Cruise M78-3. (2011). Krastel, S., Wefer, G. Hanebuth, T., Antobreh, A.A., Freudenthal, T., Preu, B., Schwenk, T., Strasser, M., Violante, R.A., Winkelmann, D. & M78-3 shipboard scientific party. GeoMarine Letters, 31 (4): 271-283.
Morphosedimentary characteristics and evolution of the Mar del Plata Submarine Canyon, Northern Argentina Continental Margin. (2010). Violante, R.A., Paterlini, C.M., Bozzano, G., Hanebuth, T., Strasser, M. y Krastel, S. 18th. International Sedimentological Congress, Mendoza, Argentina. CD ISBN 978-987-96296-4-2, Abstract ID N° 208.
Sismoestratigrafía y evolución geomorfológico del Talud Continental adyacente al litoral del este bonaerense, Argentina. (2010). Violante, R.A. Paterlini, C.M., Costa, I.P., Hernández-Molina, F.J., Segovia, L.M., Cavallotto, J.L., Marcolini, S., Bozzano, G., Laprida, C., García Chapori, N., Bickert, T. y Spiess, V. Latin American Journal of Sedimentology and Basin Analysis, Asociación Argentina de Sedimentología, La Plata, 17, 1: 33-62.
Paleoenvironmental reconstruction in the western lacustrine plain of Llancanelo Lake, Mendoza. 2010. Violante, R.A., Osella, A., de la Vega, M., Rovere, E.I. y Osterrieth, M.L. Journal of South America Earth Sciences, 29: 650-664.
Giant mounded drifts in the Argentine Basin: origins, global implications in the thermohaline circulation, and gas hydrate potential. (2010). Hernández-Molina, F.J.; Paterlini, M.; Somoza, L.; Violante, R.A.; Arecco, M.A.; de Isasi, M.; Rebesco, M.; Uenzelmann-Neben, G.; Neben, S. y Marshall, P. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 27: 1508-1530.
Vulnerability of the Atlantic Patagonian coast to tsunamis generated by submarine earthquakes located in the Scotia Arc region. Some numerical experiments. 2009. Dragani, W.C., D?Onofrio, E.E., Grismeyer, W., Fiore, M.E., Violante, R.A. y Rovere, E.I. Journal of Natural Hazards, 49: 437-458
Silicofitolitos en sedimentos de testigos marinos de la región norte de la Plataforma Continental Argentina (2008). Osterrieth, M., Violante, R.A. y Borrelli, N. Matices Interdisciplinarios en Estudios Fitolíticos y de otros Microfósiles, M. A. Korstanje y M. del P. Babot (Eds.), British Archaeological Research Series 1870, Cap. 10: 109-117.
Las secuencias sismoestratigráficas del Plioceno-Cuaternario en la Plataforma Submarina adyacente al litoral del este bonaerense (2008). Parker, G., Violante, R.A., Paterlini, C.M., Marcolini, S., Costa, I.P. y Cavallotto, J.L. Latin American Journal of Sedimentology and Basin Analysis, Asociación Argentina de Sedimentología, La Plata, 15 (2): 105-124.
The Neodymium and Lead isotope signatures in the Southeastern South-American upper margin: implications for source rock and sediment transport. 2008. Mahiques, M.M., Tassinari, C., Marcolini, S., Violante, R.A., Lopes Figueira, R.C., Almeida da Silveira, I.C., Burone, L. y de Mello e Sousa, S.H. Marine Geology, 250 (1-2): 51-63.
Mid Holocene evolution and paleoenvironments of north-eastern Argentine shoreface-offshore transition: new evidences based on benthic foraminifera (2007). Laprida, C., García Chapori, N., Violante, R.A. y Compagnucci, R.H. Marine Geology, 240 (1-4): 43-56.
The Andean Volcanism as a significant contributor to the Argentina continental shelf sedimentation. 2007. Violante, R.A. y Rovere, E.I. XVII Congreso Internacional de INQUA y 1º Reunion Anual Proyecto UNESCO-IUGG ? IGCP 526, Cairns, Australia. Volumen de Resumenes, Quaternary International, 167-168: 434-435.
Los sedimentos de la Plataforma Submarina y su relación con el volcanismo andino neógeno. (2005). Violante, R.A. y Rovere, E.I. XVI Congreso Geológico Argentino, La Plata, vol. III: 239-246.
Evidencias de exposición subaérea de la plataforma continental argentina. 2005. Osterrieth, M., Violante, R.A. y Borrelli, N. XVI Congreso Geológico Argentino, La Plata, vol. III: 801-808.
Evolution of the semi-enclosed basins and surrounding coastal plains adjacent to the Pampean region, Argentina. 2004. Violante, R.A. y Cavallotto, J.L. Proceedings of the Conference
Contourite Depositional System in the Argentine Margin: an Exceptional Record of the Influence and Global Implications of Antarctic Water Masses. 2009. Hernández-Molina, F.J., Paterlini, C.M., Violante, R.A., Marshall, P., de Isasi, M., Somoza, L. y Rebesco, M. Geological Society of America, Rev. Geology, 37 (6): 507-510.
Evolución y cambios ambientales de la llanura costera de la cabecera del Río de la Plata. 2005. Cavallotto, J.L., Violante, R.A. y Colombo, F. Rev. Asociación Geológica Argentina, 59 (2): 353-367.
Silicophytoliths in sediments from submarine cores in the northern region of the Argentine Continental Shelf. 2005. Osterrieth, M., Violante, R.A. y Borrelli, N. The Phytolitharien, Bulletin of the Society for Phytolith Research, 17 (2): 18-19.
Sea Level Fluctuations during the last 8600 yr in the de la Plata river (Argentina). 2004. Cavallotto, J.L., Violante, R.A. y Parker, G. Rev. Quaternary International, 114 (1): 156-166.
The post-Last Glacial Maximum transgression in the de la Plata river and adjacent inner continental shelf, Argentina. 2004. Violante, R.A. y Parker, G. Rev. Quaternary International, 114 (1): 167-181.
La problemática del riesgo ambiental en los ambientes marinos de Argentina (Aceptado). Violante, R.A., Cavallotto, J.L., Rovere, E.I., Dragani, W.C. y Spoltore, D.V. En: Problemáticas de los ambientes costeros. Sur de Brasil, Uruguay y Argentina. 2ª edición revisada y ampliada. C. Goso (Ed. General). Facultad de Ciencias Naturales, Univ. de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay.
The Argentina Continental Shelf: Morphology, Sediments, Processes and Evolution since the Last Glacial Maximum. (Accepted). Violante, R.A., Marcolini, S., Cavallotto, J.L., Paterlini, C.M., Costa, I.P., Laprida, C., Dragani, W., Watanabe, S., Totah, V., Rovere, E.I. y Osterrieth, M.L. En: Continental Shelves During Last Glacioeustatic Cycle: Shelves of the World Reviews. Volumen Final del Proyecto IUGG-UNESCO-IGCP 464

Created: 0000-00-00 Last Updated: 2013-05-19 by Roberto VIOLANTE