PhD (Geology), Univ. de Barcelona, 1992
Head of Department

Departament de Geologia
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

08193 Bellaterra (Barcelona)
Email: antonio.teixell At


Research interests (Structural Geology and Tectonics):

- Lithospheric structure and landscape evolution of mountain belts

- Fold-and-thrust belts and foreland basins

- Salt tectonics in extension and in tectonic inversion

- Structure and mechanics of fault zones


Research projects

- Evolution of the Northern Pyrenees: from hyperextension to mountain buiding (ANR France, MEC Spain)

- Tectonics and evolution of relief in the Eastern Cordillera of Colombia (MEC, Ecopetrol)

- Tectonic and topographic development of the Atlas Mountains of Morocco (MEC, MCYT, NATO, AECI)




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