First Name Gianluca
Last Name Gola
Unit Torino
Email gianluca.gola(at)
Role Researcher
Phone +39 3805038398
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  • 2005 Degree (master level) in Geological Sciences at the University of Genoa (Italy)
  • 2009 Ph.D in Earth Science at the University of Genoa (Italy)
  • 2009-2010 Collaboration with the Department of Applied Geophysics of the University of Genova (Italy)
  • 2010-2011 Collaboration with Applied Geology Office
  • 2011-2012 Collaboration with DeltaE srl
  • 2012-2016 Research fellowship; CNR- Istituto di Geoscienze e Georisorse
  • 2016-actual Researcher; CNR- Istituto di Geoscienze e Georisorse


The research activity includes the study of thermo-physical parameters of the rocks and the numerical modelling of geological processes with a focus on the thermal and rheological aspects.


  • Since 2015 participates in the activities of the project DESCRAMBLE, with reference to the activities of WP5 concerning the reservoir modelling
  • Since 2012 participates in the project Geothermal Atlas, in particular for the reconstruction of the deep subsurface thermal state
  • Since 2012 participates in the organization and updating of the Italian Geothermal Database for CNR – IGG


  • Trumpy E., Donato A., Gianelli G., Gola G., Minissale A., Montanari D., Santilano A., and Manzella A. (2015). Data Integration and favourability maps for exploring geothermal systems in Sicily, southern Italy. Geothermics, 56, 1–16
  • Montanari D., Albanese C., Catalano R., Contino A., Fedi M., Gola G., Iorio M., La Manna M., Monteleone S., Trumpy E., Valenti V., Manzella A. (2015). Contour map of the top of the regional geothermal reservoir of Sicily (Italy). Journal of Maps, 11, 13-24.
  • Pasquale V., Chiozzi P., Verdoya M. and Gola G. (2012). Heat flow in theWestern Po Basin and the surrounding orogenic belts. Geophys. J. Int., 190, 8 – 22.
  • Pasquale V., Gola G., Chiozzi P., and Verdoya M. (2011). Thermophysical properties of the Po Basin rocks. Geophys. J. Int., 186, 69 – 81.
  • Pasquale V., Chiozzi P., Gola G. and Verdoya M. (2008). Depth-time correction of petroleum bottom-hole temperatures in the Po Plain, Italy. Geophysics, 73, 6, 187-196.