Scientific publications

Hopfenblatt, J., Geyer, A., Aulinas, M., Álvarez-Valero, A. M., Sánchez, A. P., Giralt, S., & Smellie, J. L. (2022). DecTephra: A new database of Deception Island’s tephra record (Antarctica). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 425, 107516.

Geyer, A., Pedrazzi, D., Almendros, J., Berrocoso, M., López-Martínez, J., Maestro, A., et al. (2021). Chapter 7.1 Deception Island. In J. L. Smellie, K. S. Panter, & A. Geyer (Eds.), Volcanism in Antarctica: 200 Million Years of Subduction, Rifting and Continental Break-Up (Vol. 55, pp. 667–693). Geological Society, London, Memoirs.

Hopfenblatt, J., Geyer, A., Aulinas, M., Álvarez-Valero, A. M., Gisbert, G., Kereszturi, G., et al. (2021). Formation of Stanley Patch volcanic cone: New insights into the evolution of Deception Island caldera (Antarctica). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 107249.


Geyer, A. (2021). Chapter 1.4 Antarctic volcanism: active volcanism overview. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 55, M55-2020–12.


Angulo-Preckler, C., Pernet, P., García-Hernández, C., Kereszturi, G., Álvarez-Valero, A. M., Hopfenblatt, J., et al. (2021). Volcanism and rapid sedimentation affect the benthic communities of Deception Island, Antarctica. Continental Shelf Research, 104404.

δD and δ18O variations of the magmatic system beneath Deception Island volcano (Antarctica): implications for magma ascent and eruption forecasting

Álvarez-Valero, A.M., Gisbert, G., et al. (2020). Chemical Geology

Geomorphology of the post-caldera monogenetic volcanoes at Deception Island, Antarctica—Implications for landform recognition and volcanic hazard assessment.

Pedrazzi, D., Kereszturi, G., Lobo, A., Geyer, A., & Calle, J. (2020). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 402, 106986.

Geyer, A., A. M. Álvarez-Valero, G. Gisbert, M. Aulinas, D. Hernández-Barreña, A. Lobo and J. Marti, 2019. Deciphering the evolution of Deception Island’s magmatic system. Scientific Reports 9(1): 373. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-36188-4

Antoniades, D., Giralt, S., Geyer, A., Álvarez-Valero, A.M., Pla-Rabes, S., Granados, I., Liu, E.J., Toro, M., Smellie, J.L. and Oliva, M. 2018. The timing and widespread effects of the largest Holocene volcanic eruption in Antarctica. Nature Scientific Reports, 8: 17279; doi:10.1038/s41598-018-35460-x.

Pedrazzi, D., K. Németh, A. Geyer, A. M. Álvarez-Valero, G. Aguirre-Díaz, and S. Bartolini (2017), Historic hydrovolcanism at Deception Island (Antarctica): implications for eruption hazards, Bulletin of Volcanology, 80(1), 11, doi: 10.1007/s00445-017-1186-9

Geyer, A., A. Marti, S. Giralt, and A. Folch (2017), Potential ash impact from Antarctic volcanoes: Insights from Deception Island’s most recent eruption, Scientific Reports, 7(1), 16534, doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-16630-9.


Adelina Geyer



Antonio Miguel Álvarez Valero

University of Salamanca


Meritxell Aulinas Junca

University of Barcelona