Post-Doc 2011-2013, Institute of Marine Sciences, METU, Turkey

Ph.D. 2010, Marine Science. Università degli Studi di Napoli–Federico II, Italy

M.Sc. 2001, Marine Environmental Science. Università degli Studi di Napoli–Parthenope, Italy

Research Area

Marine biogeochemistry, ocean acidification, marine carbon cycle

Career Highlights

- Assessing the role of Nitrogen fixation in the Mediterranean Sea

- Combining modelling and observational approach in  marine biogeochemical studies

Selected Publications

2012      Santinelli C., V. Ibello, R. Lavezza., G. Civitarese, A. Seritti. New insights into C, N, P stoichiometry in the Mediterranean Sea: the Adriatic Sea case. Volume 44, 1 August 2012, Pages 83–93, Continental Shelf Research. doi:10.1016/j.csr.2012.02.015

2012      Lazzari, P., Solidoro, C., Ibello, V., Salon, S., Teruzzi, A., Béranger, K., Colella, S., and Crise, A.: Seasonal and inter-annual variability of plankton chlorophyll and primary production in the Mediterranean Sea: a modelling approach, Biogeosciences, 9, 217-233, doi:10.5194/bg-9-217-2012, 2012.

2010      Ibello V., C.Cantoni, S. Cozzi and G. Civitarese. First basin-wide experimental results on N2 fixation in the open Mediterranean Sea. Geophys. Res. Lett., 37, L03608, doi:10.1029/2009GL041635

2006      Manca B. B., V. Ibello, M. Pacciaroni, P. Scarazzato, A. Giorgetti. Ventilation of deep waters in the Adriatic and Ionian Seas following changes in thermohaline circulation of the Eastern Mediterranean. Climate Research, vol.31, 239-256

2005      Civitarese, G., M. Gačić, V. Cardin, and V. Ibello, Winter Convection Continues in the Warming Southern Adriatic, Eos Trans. AGU, 86(45), 445