The Control of Lava Flows at Mt. Etna

  1. Alessandro Bonaccorso,
  2. Sonia Calvari,
  3. M. Coltelli,
  4. C. Del Negro and
  5. S. Falsaperla
  1. Franco Barberi1 and
  2. Maria Luisa Carapezza2

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/143GM22

Mt. Etna: Volcano Laboratory

Mt. Etna: Volcano Laboratory

How to Cite

Barberi, F. and Carapezza, M. L. (2004) The Control of Lava Flows at Mt. Etna, in Mt. Etna: Volcano Laboratory (eds A. Bonaccorso, S. Calvari, M. Coltelli, C. Del Negro and S. Falsaperla), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/143GM22

Author Information

  1. 1

    Dipartimento di Scienze Geologiche, University of Roma Tre, Rome, Italy

  2. 2

    Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia—Sezione Roma 1, Rome, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904085

Online ISBN: 9781118665794



  • Etna, Mount (Italy);
  • Volcanism—Italy—Sicily


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Historic Precedent and Early (Not Authorized) Interventions

  • The First 1983 Authorized Intervention

  • The Control of Lava Flow in the 1991-1993 Eruption

  • Interventions During the 2001 Eruption

  • Conclusions