Category: Sergio Fagherazzi

William Nardin, Curtis Woodcock, Sergio Fagherazzi publish two new papers

June 23rd, 2016 in 2016, Curtis Woodcock, Faculty, Jun-16, Pub-16, Publications, Researchers, Sergio Fagherazzi

William Nardin

William Nardin

Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Earth & Environment postdoctoral associate William Nardin and Professors Curtis Woodcock and Sergio Fagherazzi have published two new papers.

The paper “Bottom sediment affect Sonneratia mangrove forests in the prograding Mekong delta, Vietnam” was published in Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science and can be read here.

The paper “Dynamics of a fringe mangrove forest detected by Landsat images in the Mekong river delta, Vietnam” was published in Earth Surface Processes and Landforms and can be read here.

Curtis Woodcock

Curtis Woodcock

Nardin is first author on both publications; he is a postdoctoral associate working primarily with Professor Fagherazzi. To learn more about Professor Fagherazzi’s work, check out his profile page.

To learn more about Professor Woodcock’s work, check out his profile page.

Sergio Fagherazzi gives invited talk at Jet Propulsion Lab

April 27th, 2016 in 2016, Apr-16, Faculty, Sergio Fagherazzi, Talks

Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Earth & Environment Associate Professor Sergio Fagherazzi is giving an invited talk at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory on Thursday April 28th.

The title of Prof. Fagherazzi’s talk is “Gradients in water surface drive coastal ecosystems and determine the resilience of shorelines against extreme events.”

To learn more about Prof. Fagherazzi’s work, check out his profile page or see his recent news and publications.

Sergio Fagherazzi coauthors Nature Climate Change cover paper

March 2nd, 2016 in 2016, Faculty, Mar-16, News, Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Earth & Environment Professor Sergio Fagherazzi‘s new coauthor paper, “Overestimation of marsh vulnerability to sea level rise,” is featured on the cover of the current issue of Nature Climate Change.

The paper is available now online and can be accessed here.

To learn more about Prof. Fagherazzi’s work, check out his profile page.

Sergio Fagherazzi, Curtis Woodcock, student publish paper

January 25th, 2016 in 2016, Curtis Woodcock, Faculty, Graduate students, Jan-16, Pub-16, Publications, Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Curtis Woodcock

Curtis Woodcock

Earth & Environment Associate Professor Sergio Fagherazzi and Professor Curtis Woodcock along with visiting student Daniele la Cecilia published a new paper in the journal Advances in Water Resources.

The paper titled “Interactions between river stage and wetland vegetation detected with a Seasonality Index derived from LANDSAT images in the Apalachicola delta, Florida” focuses on the decline of cypress swamps in Florida. La Cecilia is first author on the paper.

To read the paper, click on the title or this link.

Click here to learn more about Prof. Fagherazzi’s work, or click here to learn more about Prof. Woodcock’s work.

Nicoletta Leonardi, Sergio Fagherazzi publish paper in PNAS

January 12th, 2016 in 2016, Faculty, Graduate students, Jan-16, News, Pub-16, Sergio Fagherazzi

Nicoletta Leonardi

Nicoletta Leonardi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Earth & Environment PhD candidate Nicoletta Leonardi and Associate Professor Sergio Fagherazzi have published a new article in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

The article titled “A linear relationship between wave power and erosion determines salt-marsh resilience to violent storms and hurricanes” is available now online.

The article was also featured in a news article released by the US Geological Survey. The article “Normal Weather Drives Salt Marsh Erosion” can be found here.

Leonardi is a PhD candidate in Earth Science; Fagherazzi is her advisor.

To learn more about their work, check out Prof. Fagherazzi’s profile, or see his other recent news and his recent publications.

Sergio Fagherazzi to give presentation at Parsons Lab

October 28th, 2015 in 2015, Faculty, Oct-15, Presentations, Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Earth & Environment Associate Professor Sergio Fagherazzi will be at MIT tomorrow, Thursday October 29th, to give a presentation at the Environmental Science and Engineering Parsons Laboratory.

The title of Fagherazzi’s presentation is “Salt Marsh Collapse Does Not Require Sea Level Rise.”

To learn more about Fagherazzi’s work, check out his profile page, or see his recent news and publications.

Sergio Fagherazzi to give talk at CafeSci Boston

October 8th, 2015 in 2015, Faculty, News, Oct-15, Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Earth & Environment Associate Professor Sergio Fagherazzi will gives a talk on sea level rise and coastal impacts as part of CafeSci’s Rock the Cafe series.

Fagherazzi’s talk will be held on Tuesday Oct. 20th from 7-8 pm at CafeSci in Cambridge. For direction and more information on the event, see the event page.

To learn more about Fagherazzi’s work, check out his profile page or see his recent news and publications.

Former postdoc William Nardin receives award from National Center for Earth-Surface Dynamics

October 2nd, 2015 in 2015, Faculty, Oct-15, Researchers, Sergio Fagherazzi

William Nardin

William Nardin

Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi.

Former Earth & Environment Post-doctoral Associate William Nardin has received a Synthesis Post-doc award from the National Center for Earth-Surface Dynamics.

Nardin will work with members of the Department and others from the Department of Geography at the University of California Berkeley and the Department of Environmental Sciences at the University of Virginia.

Nardin will focus on evolution of vegetated surfaces in saline and freshwater wetlands under climate change as part of his work within the research theme, Earthcasting: case studies in predicting Earth-surface response to change.

Nardin is former Postdoctoral Associate who worked with Associate Professor Sergio Fagherazzi.

Sergio Fagherazzi, Nicoletta Leonadri, former students publish paper

September 15th, 2015 in 2015, Faculty, Former Students, Graduate students, Pub-15, Publications, Sept-15, Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Nicoletta Leonardi

Nicoletta Leonardi

Earth & Environment Associate Professor Sergio Fagherazzi, PhD candidate Nicoletta Leonardi, and two Earth & Environment Earth Sciences PhD graduates–Anthony Priestas and Giulio Mariotti–have published a new paper in the Journal of Marine Science and Engineering.

The article titled “Coupled Wave Energy and Erosion Dynamics along a Salt Marsh Boundary, Hog Island Bay, Virginia, USA” was first authored by Priestas.

To read the article, click here.

To learn more about Fagherazzi’s work, check out his profile page or see his recent news and publications.

Sergio Fagherazzi, students, postdocs publish new article

June 30th, 2015 in 2015, Faculty, Former Students, Graduate students, Jun-15, Pub-15, Publications, Researchers, Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

Sergio Fagherazzi

William Nardin

William Nardin

Earth & Environment Associate Professor Sergio Fagherazzi and a team of current and former graduate students and postdoctoral associates from the Department have published a new article in Reviews of Geophysics.

The article “Dynamics of River Mouth Deposits” is first authored by Fagherazzi and coauthored by current postdoctoral associate William Nardin, current PhD candidate Nicoletta Leonardi, and former department members Alberto Canestrelli, Giulio Mariotti, and Federico Falcini.

Nicoletta Leonardi

Nicoletta Leonardi

The paper summarizes some of the research results obtained at Boston University over the past five years by Fagherazzi and his team. The paper is available now online here.

To learn more about Fagherazzi’s work, check out his profile page or see his recent news and publications.