Yuri Panara

Postdoctoral Fellows

​Postdoctoral Fellow


Research Interests

  • Qualitative and quantitative carbonate fractures characterization by utilizing Digital Outcrop Models (DOMs).

Selected Publications

  • Probabilistic Assessment of Slip Rates and Their Variability Over Time of Offshore Buried Thrusts: A Case Study in the Northern Adriatic Sea. Y. Panara, F. E. Maesano, C. Amadori, J. Fedorik, G. Toscani, R. Basili. Frontiers in Earth Science, 9, (2021)
  • Coseismic ground deformation reproduced through numerical modeling: A parameter sensitivity analysis. Y. Panara, G. Toscani, M. L. Cooke, S. Seno, C. Perotti. Geosciences (Switzerland), 9(9), (2019)


  • Ph.D., Structural geology, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy, 2020
  • M.Sc., Geology, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy, 2016
  • B.Sc., Geology, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy, 2014

Professional Profile

  • 2021 - present: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Saudi Arabia
  • 2020 – 2021: Postdoctoral fellow, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
  • 2018-2019: Visiting Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, USA

Research Interests Keywords

Structural geology Digital photogrammetry Carbonate Geology Remote sensing