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Paulo César Fonseca Giannini

CV Lattes

Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Instituto de Geociências (IGC)  (Institutional affiliation for the last research proposal)
Birthplace: Brazil

graduation at Geologia from Universidade de São Paulo (1982), master's at Geology from Universidade de São Paulo (1987) and doctorate at Geology from Universidade de São Paulo (1993). He is currently full professor at Universidade de São Paulo. Has experience in Geosciences, focusing on Sedimentology, acting on the following subjects: quaternário, areia movediça, consultor ad hoc, geologia do quaternário and late pleistocene. (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

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GUEDES, CARLOS C. F.; SAWAKUCHI, ANDRE O.; GIANNINI, PAULO C. F.; DEWITT, REGINA; AGUIAR, VITOR A. P.. Luminescence characteristics of quartz from Brazilian sediments and constraints for OSL dating. Anais da Academia Brasileira de Ciências, v. 85, n. 4, p. 1303-1316, . Web of Science Citations: 6. (09/10521-2, 07/51511-4)

GUEDES, C. C. F.; GIANNINI, P. C. F.; SAWAKUCHI, A. O.; DEWITT, R.; NASCIMENTO, JR., D. R.; AGUIAR, V. A. P.; ROSSI, M. G.. Determination of controls on Holocene barrier progradation through application of OSL dating: The Ilha Comprida Barrier example, Southeastern Brazil. MARINE GEOLOGY, v. 285, n. 1-4, p. 1-16, . Web of Science Citations: 26. (07/51511-4)

SAWAKUCHI, A. O.; KALCHGRUBER, R.; GIANNINI, P. C. F.; NASCIMENTO, JR., D. R.; GUEDES, C. C. F.; UMISEDO, N. K.. The development of blowouts and foredunes in the Ilha Comprida barrier (Southeastern Brazil): the influence of Late Holocene climate changes on coastal sedimentation. QUATERNARY SCIENCE REVIEWS, v. 27, n. 21-22, p. 2076-2086, . Web of Science Citations: 27.

VILLAGRAN, XIMENA S.; GIANNINI, PAULO C. F.; DEBLASIS, PAULO. Archaeofacies Analysis: Using Depositional Attributes to Identify Anthropic Processes of Deposition in a Monumental Shell Mound of Santa Catarina State, Southern Brazil. GEOARCHAEOLOGY-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, v. 24, n. 3, p. 311-335, . Web of Science Citations: 22. (04/11038-0)

SAWAKUCHI, A. O.; GUEDES, C. C. F.; DEWITT, R.; GIANNINI, P. C. F.; BLAIR, M. W.; NASCIMENTO, JR., D. R.; FALEIROS, F. M.. Quartz OSL sensitivity as a proxy for storm activity on the southern Brazilian coast during the Late Holocene. QUATERNARY GEOCHRONOLOGY, v. 13, p. 92-102, . Web of Science Citations: 13.

VILLAGRAN, XIMENA S.; POCH, ROSA M.. A new form of needle-fiber calcite produced by physical weathering of shells. Geoderma, v. 213, p. 173-177, . Web of Science Citations: 7.

VILLAGRAN, XIMENA S.; BALBO, ANDREA L.; MADELLA, MARCO; VILA, ASSUMPCIO; ESTEVEZ, JORDI. Experimental micromorphology in Tierra del Fuego (Argentina): building a reference collection for the study of shell middens in cold climates. JOURNAL OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL SCIENCE, v. 38, n. 3, p. 588-604, . Web of Science Citations: 26.

GUEDES, C. C. F.; GIANNINI, P. C. F.; NASCIMENTO, JR., D. R.; SAWAKUCHI, A. O.; TANAKA, A. P. B.; ROSSI, M. G.. Controls of heavy minerals and grain size in a holocene regressive barrier (Ilha Comprida, southeastern Brazil). Journal of South American Earth Sciences, v. 31, n. 1, p. 110-123, . Web of Science Citations: 15. (07/51511-4)

MENDES, VINICIUS RIBAU; FONSECA GIANNINI, PAULO CESAR. Coastal dunefields of south Brazil as a record of climatic changes in the South American Monsoon System. Geomorphology, v. 246, p. 22-34, . Web of Science Citations: 3. (09/53988-8, 09/54232-4)

VILLAGRAN, XIMENA S.; BALBO, ANDREA L.; MADELLA, MARCO; VILA, ASSUMPCIO; ESTEVEZ, JORDI. Stratigraphic and spatial variability in shell middens: microfacies identification at the ethnohistoric site Tunel VII (Tierra del Fuego, Argentina). ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND ANTHROPOLOGICAL SCIENCES, v. 3, n. 4, p. 357-378, . Web of Science Citations: 24.

MELO‚ M.S.; FONSECA GIANNINI‚ P.C.; PESSENDA‚ L.C.R.; BRANDT NETO‚ M.. Holocene paleoclimatic reconstruction based on the Lagoa Dourada deposits‚ southern Brazil. GEOLOGICA ACTA, v. 1, n. 3, p. 289, .

VILLAGRAN, XIMENA S.. Experimental Micromorphology on Burnt Shells of Anomalocardia brasiliana (Gmelin 1791) (Bivalvia, Veneridae) and Its Potential for Identification of Combustion Features on Shell-Matrix Sites. GEOARCHAEOLOGY-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, v. 29, n. 5, p. 389-396, . Web of Science Citations: 5.

RIBEIRO, L. M. A. L.; SAWAKUCHI, A. O.; WANG, H.; SALLUN FILHO, W.; NOGUEIRA, L.. OSL dating of Brazilian fluvial carbonates (tufas) using detrital quartz grains. QUATERNARY INTERNATIONAL, v. 362, p. 146-156, . Web of Science Citations: 3. (09/53988-8)

CARVALHO DO AMARAL, PAULA GARCIA; FONSECA GIANNINI, PAULO CESAR; SYLVESTRE, FLORENCE; RUIZ PESSENDA, LUIZ CARLOS. Paleoenvironmental reconstruction of a Late Quaternary lagoon system in southern Brazil (Jaguaruna region, Santa Catarina state) based on multi-proxy analysis. JOURNAL OF QUATERNARY SCIENCE, v. 27, n. 2, p. 181-191, . Web of Science Citations: 12. (04/11038-0)

HIRATA, RICARDO; GESICKI, ANA; SRACEK, ONDRA; BERTOLO, REGINALDO; GIANNINI, PAULO CESAR; ARAVENA, RAMON. Relation between sedimentary framework and hydrogeology in the Guarani Aquifer System in Sao Paulo state, Brazil. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, v. 31, n. 4, p. 444-456, . Web of Science Citations: 20.

VILLAGRAN, XIMENA S.; GIANNINI, PAULO C. F.. Shell mounds as environmental proxies on the southern coast of Brazil. HOLOCENE, v. 24, n. 8, p. 1009-1016, . Web of Science Citations: 10. (04/11038-0)

ESTEVEZ, JORDI; VILLAGRAN, XIMENA S.; BALBO, ANDREA L.; HARDY, KAREN. Microtaphonomy in archaeological sites: The use of soil micromorphology to better understand bone taphonomy in archaeological contexts. QUATERNARY INTERNATIONAL, v. 330, p. 3-9, . Web of Science Citations: 14.

NOMURA, S. F.; SAWAKUCHI, A. O.; BELLO, R. M. S.; MENDEZ-DUQUE, J.; FUZIKAWA, K.; GIANNINI, P. C. F.; DANTAS, M. S. S.. Paleotemperatures and paleofluids recorded in fluid inclusions from calcite veins from the northern flank of the Ponta Grossa dyke swarm: Implications for hydrocarbon generation and migration in the Parana Basin. MARINE AND PETROLEUM GEOLOGY, v. 52, p. 107-124, . Web of Science Citations: 4.

GIANNINI‚ P.C.F.; SAWAKUCHI‚ A.O.; MARTINHO‚ C.T.; TATUMI‚ S.H.. Eolian depositional episodes controlled by Late Quaternary relative sea level changes on the Imbituba-Laguna coast (southern Brazil). MARINE GEOLOGY, v. 237, n. 3, p. 143-168, . (04/11038-0)

DE MATOS‚ S.L.F.; YAMAMOTO‚ J.K.; RICCOMINI‚ C.; HACHIRO‚ J.; TASSINARI‚ C.C.G.. Absolute dating of Permian ash-fall in the Rio Bonito Formation‚ Paraná Basin‚ Brazil. GONDWANA RESEARCH, v. 4, n. 3, p. 421-426, .

ANDRÉ OLIVEIRA SAWAKUCHI; VINICIUS RIBAU MENDES; FABIANO DO NASCIMENTO PUPIM; THAYS DESIREE MINELI; LIGIA MARIA ALMEIDA LEITE RIBEIRO; ANDRE ZULAR; CARLOS CONFORTI FERREIRA GUEDES; PAULO CÉSAR FONSECA GIANNINI; LUCIANA NOGUEIRA; WILLIAM SALLUN FILHO; et al. Optically stimulated luminescence and isothermal thermoluminescence dating of high sensitivity and well bleached quartz from Brazilian sediments: from Late Holocene to beyond the Quaternary?. BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF GEOLOGY, v. 46, p. 209-226, . (14/14433-9, 13/21942-4, 14/06889-2, 09/53988-8, 14/23334-4)

COLONESE, ANDRE CARLO; NETTO, SERGIO ANTONIO; FRANCISCO, ANDRE SILVA; DEBLASIS, PAULO; VILLAGRAN, XIMENA S.; ROCHA PONZONI, RAQUEL DE ALMEIDA; HANCOCK, Y.; HAUSMANN, NIKLAS; ELOY DE FARIAS, DEISI SUNDERLICK; PRENDERGAST, AMY; et al. Shell sclerochronology and stable isotopes of the bivalve Anomalocardia flexuosa (Linnaeus, 1767) from southern Brazil: Implications for environmental and archaeological studies. PALAEOGEOGRAPHY PALAEOCLIMATOLOGY PALAEOECOLOGY, v. 484, n. SI, p. 7-21, . Web of Science Citations: 8. (04/11038-0)

HILBERT, NATALIA NACHES; GUEDES, CARLOS C. F.; GIANNINI, PAULO C. F.. Morphologic and sedimentologic patterns of active aeolian dune-fields on the east coast of MaranhAo, northeast Brazil. EARTH SURFACE PROCESSES AND LANDFORMS, v. 41, n. 1, p. 87-97, . Web of Science Citations: 2. (09/10521-2, 11/10820-0)

RODRIGUES, SELMA ISABEL; PORSANI, JORGE LUIS; FONSECA GIANNINI, PAULO CESAR; FORNARI, MILENE; ATORRE, TIAGO; DEBLASIS, PAULO; GAETA RUIZ, DANIELLA MAGALHAES. Radarfacies and sedimentological analysis: Study of sedimentary substrate from an archaeological site (shell mound), southern Brazil. HOLOCENE, v. 25, n. 8, p. 1257-1270, . Web of Science Citations: 3. (10/11617-0, 09/54232-4, 04/11038-0)

ROSSETTI, DILCE DE FATIMA; POLIZEL, SILVIA PALLOTI; LISBOA COHEN, MARCELO CANCELA; RUIZ PESSENDA, LUIZ CARLOS. Late Pleistocene-Holocene evolution of the Doce River delta, southeastern Brazil: Implications for the understanding of wave-influenced deltas. MARINE GEOLOGY, v. 367, p. 171-190, . Web of Science Citations: 21. (09/53988-8, 11/00995-7, 07/03615-5)

FERREIRA GUEDES, CARLOS CONFORTI; FONSECA GIANNINI, PAULO CESAR; SAWAKUCHI, ANDRE OLIVEIRA; DEWITT, REGINA; PAULINO DE AGUIAR, VICTOR ANGELO. Weakening of northeast trade winds during the Heinrich stadial 1 event recorded by dune field stabilization in tropical Brazil. Quaternary Research, v. 88, n. 3, p. 369-381, . Web of Science Citations: 2. (09/10521-2, 09/54232-4)

PUPIM, FABIANO DO NASCIMENTO; ASSINE, MARIO LUIS; SAWAKUCHI, ANDRE OLIVEIRA. Late Quaternary Cuiaba megafan, Brazilian Pantanal: Channel patterns and paleoenvironmental changes. QUATERNARY INTERNATIONAL, v. 438, n. A, p. 108-125, . Web of Science Citations: 5. (09/53988-8, 14/06889-2, 14/23334-4)

PUPIM, FABIANO DO NASCIMENTO; SAWAKUCHI, ANDRE OLIVEIRA; MINELI, THAYS DESIRE; NOGUEIRA, LUCIANA. Evaluating isothermal thermoluminescence and thermally transferred optically stimulated luminescence for dating of Pleistocene sediments in Amazonia. QUATERNARY GEOCHRONOLOGY, v. 36, p. 28-37, . Web of Science Citations: 2. (09/53988-8, 12/50260-6, 14/23334-4)

VINÍCIUS RIBAU MENDES; PAULO CÉSAR FONSECA GIANNINI; CARLOS CONFORTI FERREIRA GUEDES; REGINA DEWITT; HELENA ASMAR DE ABREU ANDRADE. Central Santa Catarina coastal dunefields chronology and their relation to relative sea level and climatic changes. BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF GEOLOGY, v. 45, p. 79-95, . (09/53988-8, 09/54232-4)

ZULAR, ANDRE; SAWAKUCHI, ANDRE O.; GUEDES, CARLOS C. F.; GIANNINI, PAULO C. F.. Attaining provenance proxies from OSL and TL sensitivities: Coupling with grain size and heavy minerals data from southern Brazilian coastal sediments. Radiation Measurements, v. 81, n. SI, p. 39-45, . Web of Science Citations: 2. (09/53988-8, 09/54232-4)

ZULAR, ANDRE; UTIDA, GISELLE; CRUZ, FRANCISCO W.; SAWAKUCHI, ANDRE O.; WANG, HONG; BICEGO, MARCIA; GIANNINI, PAULO C. F.; RODRIGUES, I, SELMA; GARCIA, GUILHERME P. B.; VUILLE, MATHIAS; et al. The effects of mid-Holocene fluvio-eolian interplay and coastal dynamics on the formation of dune-dammed lakes in NE Brazil. QUATERNARY SCIENCE REVIEWS, v. 196, p. 137-153, . Web of Science Citations: 1. (09/53988-8, 09/54232-4)

VILLAGRAN, XIMENA S.. The Shell Midden Conundrum: Comparative Micromorphology of Shell-Matrix Sites from South America. JOURNAL OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL METHOD AND THEORY, v. 26, n. 1, p. 344-395, . Web of Science Citations: 2. (15/19405-6, 04/11038-0)

ZULAR, ANDRE; SAWAKUCHI, ANDRE OLIVEIRA; CHIESSI, CRISTIANO MAZUR; D'HORTA, FERNANDO MENDONCA; CRUZ, FRANCISCO WILLIAM; MELO DEMATTE, JOSE ALEXANDRE; RIBAS, CAMILA CHEREM; HARTMANN, GELVAM ANDRE; FONSECA GIANNINI, PAULO CESAR; AMARAL SOARES, EMILIO ALBERTO. The role of abrupt climate change in the formation of an open vegetation enclave in northern Amazonia during the late Quaternary. GLOBAL AND PLANETARY CHANGE, v. 172, p. 140-149, . Web of Science Citations: 0. (16/02656-9, 11/06609-1, 12/50260-6, 12/17517-3)

Academic Publications

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SAWAKUCHI, André Oliveira. Morfometria e simulação numérica de campos de dunas costeiros: estudo baseado em exemplos brasileiros. 2006. Tese (Doutorado) – Instituto de Geociências. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo. (02/13292-5)

GUEDES, Carlos Conforti Ferreira. Evolução sedimentar quaternária da Ilha Comprida, estado de São Paulo. 2009. Dissertação (Mestrado) - Instituto de Geociências. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo. (07/51511-4)

TANAKA, Ana Paula Burgoa. Sedimentologia, cronologia e dinâmica progradacional das planícies costeiras de Campos Verdes e Ji (Laguna, SC). 2010. Dissertação (Mestrado) - Instituto de Geociências. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo. (08/50767-8)

FORNARI, Milene. Evolução sedimentar holocênica da retrobarreira na região de Jaguaruna-Laguna, Santa Catarina, Brasil. 2010. Tese (Doutorado) – Instituto de Geociências. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo. (06/50282-9)

JUNIOR, Daniel Rodrigues Do Nascimento. Evolução sedimentar holocênica do delta do rio Tubarão, Estado de Santa Catarina. 2011. Tese (Doutorado) – Instituto de Geociências. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo. (05/60072-9)

GUEDES, Carlos Conforti Ferreira. Cronologia e sedimentologia dos depósitos eólicos quaternários da Costa Leste maranhense. 2012. Tese (Doutorado) – Instituto de Geociências. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo. (09/10521-2)

VILLAGRAN, Ximena Suarez. Micromorfologia de sítios concheiros da América do Sul: arqueoestratigrafia e processos de formação de sambaquis (Santa Catarina, Brasil) e concheros (Terra do Fogo, Argentina). 2012. Tese (Doutorado) – Instituto de Geociências. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo. (08/51264-0)

SAWAKUCHI, André Oliveira. Sistemas deposicionais eólicos quaternários na costa centro-sul catarinense: relações com o nível do mar. 2003. Dissertação (Mestrado) - Instituto de Geociências. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo. (01/01013-1)

BENTZ, Deise. Os cordões litorâneos da planície de Una-Juréia, municípios de Peruíbe e Iguape, SP. 2004. Dissertação (Mestrado) - Instituto de Geociências. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo. (02/03257-8)

MENDES, Vinícius Ribau. Registro sedimentar quaternário na bacia do Rio Parnaíba, Piauí: um estudo multi-indicadores voltado à investigação de mudanças climáticas. 2016. Tese (Doutorado) – Instituto de Geociências. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo. (13/21942-4)

DONATTI, Leandro Menezes. Faciologia, proveniência e Paleogeografia das Formações Pirambóia e Botucatu no estado do Paraná. 2002. Dissertação (Mestrado) - Instituto de Geociências. Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo. (99/00984-1)

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