Yuri Panara

Postdoctoral Fellows

Post-doctoral fellow - Vahrenkamp Group

Research Interests

Qualitative and quantitative carbonate fractures characterization by utilizing photogrammetry and field mapping.

Selected Publications

  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 3D digital outcrop model-based analysis of fracture network along the seismogenic Mt. Vettore Fault System (Central Italy): The importance of inherited fractures
    Y. Panara, N, Menegoni, F, Carboni, R. Inama
    Journal of Structural Geology, (2022) (https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsg.2022.104654)
  • 3D Digital Outcrop Model-Based Fracture Network Analysis of Reservoir Outcrop Analogue, Upper Jubaila Formation, Saudi Arabia. 
    Y. Panara, P. Khanna, V. Chandra, T. Finkbeiner, V. Vahrenkamp, V.
    83rd EAGE Annual Conference & Exhibition, Vol. 2022, No. 1, pp. 1-5, (2022) (https://doi.org/10.3997/2214-4609.202210861)


  • 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

  • 2020 – 2021: Postdoctoral fellow, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
  • 2018-2019: Visiting Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, USA
  • 2016-2020: Ph.D. student, University of Pavia, Italy

KAUST Affiliations

  • Ali I. Al-Naimi Petroleum Engineering Research Center (ANPERC)
  • Physicial Science and Engineering Division (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

structural geology