IGBOKWE, O.A., MUELLER, M., BERTOTTI, G., TIMOTHY, J.J., ABAH, O. and IMMENHAUSER, A. 2020. Morphology and topology of dolostone lithons in a regional fault zone. Journal of Structural Geology

FERNANDEZ-BLANCO, D., MANNU, U., BERTOTTI, G. and WILLETT, S. 2020. Forearc high uplift by lower crustal flow during growth of the Cyprus-Anatolian margin. Earth and Planetary Science Letters

CORRADINO, M., PEPE, F., BERTOTTI, G., PICOTTI, V., MONACO, C. and NICOLICH, R. 2020. 3‐D Architecture and Plio‐Quaternary Evolution of the Paola Basin: Insights Into the Forearc of the Tyrrhenian‐Ionian Subduction System. Tectonics, 1-24 10.1029/2019TC005898,

BERTOTTI, G., AUDRA, P., AULER, A., BEZERRA, F.H., de HOOP, S., PONTES, C., PRABHAKARAN, R. and LIMA, R. 2020. The Morro Vermelho Hypogenic Karst System (Brazil): stratigraphy, fractures and flow in a carbonate strike-slip fault zone with implications for carbonate reservoirs. Bulletin of the American Association Petroleum Geologists.

BEZERRRA, F.H., de CASTRO,D.L., MAIA, R.P., SOUSA, M.O.L., MOURA, E.N., ROSSETTI, D.F., BERTOTTI, G., SOUZA, Z.S. and NOGUEIRA, F.C.C, 2020. Postrift stress field inversion – implications for the petroleum system in the Potiguar Basin and evolution of the equatorial margin of South America. Marine & Petroleum Geology. 111, 88-104.

BOERSMA, Q., DOUMA, L., BERTOTTI, G. and BARNHOORN, A. 2020. Mechanical Controls on Horizontal Stresses and Fracture Behaviour in Layered Rocks: A Numerical Sensitivity Analysis. Journal of Structural Geology. 130

FINKBEINER,T., BERTOTTI, G. and geiger, s. 2019. Introduction to the thematic collection: Naturally Fractured Reservoirs. Petroleum Geoscience, 25, 351–353.

MUELLER, M., IGBOKWE, O.a, WALTER, B., PEDERSON, C.L., RIECHELMANN, S., RICHTER, D.K., ALBERT, R., GERDES, A., BUHL, D., NEUSER, R.D., BERTOTTI, G. and IMMENHAUSER, A. 2019. Testing the preservation potential of early diagenetic dolomites as geochemical archives. Sedimentology doi: 10.1111/sed.12664

Daouma, L.A.N.R., Regelink, J.A., bertotti, g., Borsma, Q.D. and Barnhoorn, A. 2019. The mechanical contrast between layers controls fracture 1 containment in layered rocks. J. Structural Geology, in press

BOERSMA, Q.D., PRABHAKARAN, R., BEZERRA, F.H. and BERTOTTI, G. 2019. Linking natural fractures to karst cave development: A case study combining drone imagery, a natural cave network and numerical modelling. Petroleum Geoscience

BRUNA, P., STRAUBHAAR, J., PRABHAKARAN, R., BERTOTTI, G., BISDOM, K., MARIETHOZ, G. and MEDA. M., 2019. A new methodology to train fracture network simulation using Multiple Point Statistics. Solid Earth Solid Earth, 10, 537–559, 2019

FERNANDÈZ-BLANCO, D. BERTOTTI, G., AKSU, A. & HALL, J. 2019. Monoclinal flexure of an orogenic plateau margin during subduction, south Turkey. Basin Research

Benhaafi, M., Hariri, M., BERTOTTI, G., Al-Shaibani, A., Abdullatif, O. and Makkawi, M. 2019. Natural Fracture System of the Cambro-1 Permian Wajid Group, Wadi Al-Dawasir, SW Saudi Arabia. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 175, 140-158.

BRUNA, P.O., LAVENU, A.P.C., MATONTI, C. and BERTOTTI, G. 2018. Are stylolites fluid-flow efficient features?". Journal Structural Geology 125, 270-277.

BOERSMA, Q., HARDEBOL, N., BARNHOORN, A. and BERTOTTI, G. 2018. Mechanical factors controlling the development of orthogonal and nested fracture network geometries. Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering

BRUNA, P.O., LAVENU, A.P.C., MATONTI, C. and BERTOTTI, G. 2018. Are stylolites fluid-flow efficient features?". Journal Structural Geology

YASSIN, M.A., HARIRI, M.M., ABDULLATIF, O.M., MAKKAWI, M., BERTOTTI G. and KAMINSKY M.A. 2018.  Sedimentologic and reservoir characteristics under a tectono- sequence stratigraphic framework: A case study from the Early Cretaceous, upper Abu Gabra sandstones, Sufyan Sub-basin, Muglad Basin, Sudan. Journal African Earth Sciences, 142, 22-43.

LOPES J.A.G, de CASTRO, D.L. and BERTOTTI, G. 2018. Quantitative analysis of the tectonic subsidence in the Potiguar Basin (NE Brazil). Journal of Geodynamics, 117, 60-74.

CHARTON, R.G., BERTOTTI, G. , ARANTEGUI, A. and BULOT, L. 2018. The Sidi Ifni transect across the rifted margin of Morocco (Central Atlantic): Vertical movements constrained by low-temperature thermochronology. Journal African Earth Sciences, 141, 22-32.

BISDOM, K., BERTOTTI, G., BEZERRA, F.H., 2017. Inter-well scale natural fracture geometry and permeabiligty variations in low-deformation carbonate rocks. J. Structural Geology, 97, 23-36.
de GRAAF, S., BERTOTTI, G., REIJMER, J.J.G., BEZERRA, F.H., CAZARIN, C., BISDOM, K., VONHOF, H.B., 2017. Fracture-controlled fluid circulation and calcite vein cementation during early burial in shallow water carbonates (Jandaíra Formation, northeast Brazil), Marine and Petroleum Geology, 80, 382-393.
BISDOM, K., NICK, H.M. and BERTOTTI, G. 2017. An integrated workflow for stress and flow modelling using outcrop-derived discrete fracture networks. Computer and Geosciences, 103, 21-35 
GOUIZA, M., BERTOTTI, G., ANDRIESSEN, P. 2017. Mesozoic and Cenozoic thermal history of the western Reguibat Shield (West African Craton). Terra Nova, 2018, 1-11. DOI: 10.1111/ter.12318
EGYA, D.O., GEIGER, S., CORBETT, P., MARCH, R., BISDOM, K., BERTOTTI, G., BEZERRA, F.H. in press. Geological well testing in fractured formations – exploration of the dual porosity response. Petroleum Geoscience.
BERTOTTI, G., de GRAAF, S., BISDOM, S., OSKAM, B., VONHOF, H., BEZERRA, F.H., REIJMER, J. and CAZARIN, C. Fracturing and fluid flow during post-rift subsidence in carbonates of the Jandaíra Formation, Potiguar Basin, NE Brazil, Basin Research 1–18, doi: 10.1111/bre.12246


COSTA DE MELO, A., LOPES de CASTRO, D., BEZERRA, F.H., BERTOTTI, G., 2016. Rift fault geometry and evolution in the Cretaceous Potiguar Basin (NE Brazil) based on fault growth models. Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 71, 96-107
GOUIZA, M., CHARTON, R., BERTOTTI, G., ANDRIESSEN, P.A.M. and STORMS, J.E.A. Post-Variscan evolution of the Anti-Atlas belt of Morocco constrained from low-temperature geochronology. International Journal Earth Sciences DOI 10.1007/s00531-016-1325-0
ENGLISH, K., REDFERN, J., BERTOTTI, G., ENGLISH, J., CHERIF, R.Y. 2016. Intraplate uplift: new constraints on the Hoggar dome from the Illizi basin (Algeria). Basin Research . doi: 10.1111/bre.12182
BISDOM, K., BERTOTTI, G. and NICK, H. 2016. The impact of different aperture distributions and critical stress criteria on equivalent permeability in complex fracture networks. J. Geophysical research: Solid Earth 121 (5), 4045-4063.
BISDOM, K., BERTOTTI, G. and NICK, H. 2016. The impact of in-situ stress and fracture geometry on hydraulic aperture and upscaled permeability in carbonate rocks: inferences from outcropping pavements. Tectonophysics
BISDOM, K., BERTOTTI, G. and NICK, H. 2016. A geometrically-based method for predicting stress-induced fracture aperture and flow in Discrete Fracture Networks. AAPG Bulletin 100 (7), 1075-1097.


HARDEBOL, N.J., MAIER, C., NICK, H., GEIGER, S., BERTOTTI, G. and BORO, H. 2015. Multi-scale fracture network characterization and impact on flow: a case study on the Latemar carbonate platform. J. Geophys. Res. Solid Earth, 120, 8197–8222, doi:10.1002/2015JB011879.
KLEIPOOL, L., REIJMER, J.J.G., HARDEBOL, N.J., BERTOTTI, G., AURELL, M. and BADENAS, B. Fracture distribution along an Upper Jurassic carbonate ramp, NE Spain. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 70, 201-221.


PEPE, F., BERTOTTI, G., FERRANTI, L., SACCHI, M., COLLURA A.-M., PASSARO, S. and SULLI, A. 2014. Pattern and rate of post-20ka vertical tectonic motion around the Capo Vaticano promontory (W Calabria, Italy) based on offshore geomorphological indicators. Quaternary International, 332, 85-98.
GOUIZA, M., HALL, J. and BERTOTTI, G. 2014. Rifting and pre-rift lithosphere variability in the Orphan Basin, Newfoundland margin, Eastern Canada. Basin research, 26, 1-20.
BISDOM, K., GAUTHIER, B.D.M., BERTOTTI, G. and HARDEBOL, N.J. 2014. Calibrating discrete fracture-network models with a carbonate three dimensional outcrop fracture network: Implications for naturally fractured reservoir modeling. AAPG Bulletin, 98, 1351-1376
BORO, H., ROSERO, E. and BERTOTTI, G. 2014. Fracture network analysis of the Latemar platform (northern Italy): Integrating outcrop studies to constrain the hydraulic properties of fractures in reservoir models. Petroleum Geoscience, 20, 79-92. doi: 10.1144/petgeo2013-007


AGAR, S., GEIGER, S., LEONIDE, P., LAMARCHE, J., NEILSON, J., GOSSELIN, O., PYRAK-NOLTE, L., JACKSON, M., KENTER, J., BERTOTTI, G., JONES, G., WHITAKER, F., HAMPSON, G. and MATTHAI, S. 2013. Summary of the AAPG-Society of Petroleum Engineers – Society of Exploration Geophysicists Hedberg Research Conference on “Fundamental Controls on Flow in Carbonates”. American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, 97/4, 553-552.
ÖZSAYIN, E., ÇINER, A., ROJAY, B., DIRIK, K., MELNICK, D., FERNANDEZ-BLANCO, D., BERTOTTI, G., SCHILDGEN, T., GARCIN, Y., STRECKER. M.R., SUDO, M. accepted. Plio-Quaternary extensional tectonics of the Central Anatolia Plateau: A case study from the Tuz Golu Basin, Turkey. Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences.
STRIJKER, G., BEEKMAN, W.W.W., BERTOTTI, G. and LUTHI, S.M. 2013. FEM analysis of deformation localization mechanisms in a 3D fractured medium under rotating compressive stress conditions. Tectonophysics. 593, 95-110.
FERNANDEZ-BLANCO, D., BERTOTTI, G. and CINER, A. accepted. Cenozoic tectonics in Central Anatolia, Turkey: A 3D evolution model for the Tüz Gölü Basin and surroundings
HARDEBOL, G. and BERTOTTI, G. 2013. DigiFract: a software and data model implementation for flexible acquisition and processing of fracture data from outcrops. Computer and Geosciences, 54, 326-336.
BORO, H., BERTOTTI, G., and HARDEBOL, N. 2013. Low-strain distributed fracturing affecting the Latemar atoll-like platform (N Italy). Marine and Petroleum Geology, 40, 69-84.


STRIJKER, G., BERTOTTI, G. and S.M. LUTHI. 2012. Multi-scale fracture network analysis from an outcrop analogue: a case study from the Cambro-Ordovician succession in Petra, Jordan. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 38, 104-116.
BERTOTTI, G. and GOUIZA, M. 2012. Post-rift vertical movements and horizontal deformations in the eastern margin of the Central Atlantic: The Middle Jurassic to Early Cretaceous evolution of Morocco. International Journal of Earth Sciences DOI 10.1007/s00531-012-0773-4.


DUPRÉ, S., CLOETINGH, S. and BERTOTTI, G. 2011. Structure of the Gabon margin from integrated seismic reflection and gravity data. Tectonophysics, 506, 31-45.

2010 and earlier

GOUIZA, M., BERTOTTI, G. and HAFID, M. 2010. The tectonic evolution of the passive margin of Morocco along a transect from the Atlantic ocean to the Anti-Atlas. Tectonics, doi:10.1029/2009TC002464
PEPE, F., SULLI, A., BERTOTTI, G. and CELLA, F. 2010. The West Calabria passive continental margin. Implications for the evolution of the Tyrrhenian back-arc basin. Tectonics, 29, TC3007, doi: 10.1029/2009TC002599
HARDEBOL, N.J., CALLOT, J.-P., BERTOTTI, G. and FAURE, J.L. 2009. Burial and temperature evolution in thrust belt systems: sedimentary and thrust sheet loading in the SE Canadian Cordillera.. Tectonics, 28, TC3003, doi:10.1029/2008TC002335
TEIXELL, A., BERTOTTI, G. FRIZON DE LAMOTTE, D. and CHARROUD, M. M. 2009. The geology of vertical movements of the lithosphere; an overview. Tectonophysics, 475, 1-8.
BERTOTTI, G. and MOSCA P. 2009. Late orogenic vertical movements within the arc of the SW Alps and Ligurian Alps. Tectonophysics, 475, 117-127.
GHORBAL, B., BERTOTTI, G. FOEKEN, J., and ANDRIESSEN, P. 2008. Unexpected Jurasic to Neogene vertical movements in "stable" parts of NW Africa revealed by low temperature geochronology. Terra Nova, 20/5, 355-363.
MAŢENCO, L., BERTOTTI G., LEEVER, K., CLOETINGH, S., SCHMID, S.M. and TÃRÃPOANCA, M., 2007. Large-scale deformation in a locked collisional boundary: Interplay between subsidence and uplift, intraplate stress and inherited lithospheric structure in the late stage of the SE Carpathian evolution. Tectonics, 26, TC4011, doi: 10.1029/2006TC001951.
BERTOTTI, G., TAAL-VAN KOPPEN , J., BEEK, T., LUTHI, S. and HARDEBOL, N. 2007. Integration of outcrop with borehole data to constrain fractured reservoir models. First break, 25, 73-77.
HARDEBOL, N.J., CALLOT, J.P., FAURE, J.L., BERTOTTI, G., ROURE, F. 2007. Kinematics of the SE Canadian foreland fold and thrust belt: Implications for the thermal and organic maturation history. In O. Lacombe, J. Lave, F. Roure and J. Verges (Editors), Thrust belts and foreland basins. Frontiers in Earth Sciences Series, 2, 179-202.
BERTOTTI, G., HARDEBOL, N., TAAL-VAN KOPPEN , J. and LUTHI, S. 2007. Towards a quantitative definition of mechanical units: New techniques and results from an outcropping deep water succession. American Association Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, 91/8, 1085-1098.
DUPRÉ, S. BERTOTTI, G. and CLOETINGH, S. 2007. Tectonic history along the South Gabon Basin: Anomalous early post-rift subsidence. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 24, 151-172.
LEEVER, K. A., MATENCO, L., BERTOTTI, G.,CLOETINGH, S. and DRIJKONINGEN, G.G. 2006. Late orogenic vertical movements in the Carpathian Bend Zone – seismic constraints on the transition zone from orogen to foredeep. Basin Research, 18, 521-545, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2006.00306.x.
LEEVER, K., BERTOTTI, G., ZOETEMEIJER, R., MAŢENCO, L. and CLOETINGH, S.A.P.L. 2006. The effects of lateral variation in lithospheric strength on foredeep evolution: Implications for the East Carpathian foredeep. Tectonophysics, 421, 251-267.
BERTOTTI, G. MOSCA, P., JUEZ-LARRE, J.DUNAI, T.J. and POLINO, R. 2006. Late-stage vertical movements of orogens: kilometer scale subsidence and exhumation of the Ligurian Alps (Italy). Terra Nova, 18, 18–25, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-3121.2005.00655.
FOEKEN, J., BERTOTTI, G. and DUNAI, T. 2006. The morphology of a Messinian valley and its hinterland (Ventimiglia, NW Italy): Implications for the tectonic evolution of the Ligurian Alps. Geological Journal, 41, 465-480.
PEPE, F., SULLI, A. BERTOTTI, G., CATALANO, R. 2005. Structural highs formation and their relationship to sedimentary basin in the north Sicily continental margin (southern Tyrrhenian Sea): Implications for the Drepano Thrust Front. Tectonophysics, 409, 1-18.
MOSCA, P., POLINO, R., ROGLEDI, S., ROSSI, M., BERTOTTI, G., FESTA, A., MALUSÀ, M., PIANA, F. 2005. Oligocene-Neogene kinematic constraints on the Alps-Apennine interaction in the western Po Plain from subsurface data. Rend. Soc. Geol. It., 1, nuova serie, 148-149.
BERTOTTI G. 2005 Tectonic relevance of low-temperature geochronology: a user’s guide for correct interpretations. Atti Tic. Sc. Nat. 10, 13-19.
BERTOTTI, G. IMMENHAUSER A. and TAAL-VAN KOPPEN J. 2005. Stratigraphic and regional distribution of fractures in Barremian-Aptian carbonate rocks in Eastern Oman: Outcrop data and extrapolation to Interior Oman hydrocarbon reservoirs. Int. J. Earth Sciences. DOI: 10.1007/s00531-005-0472-
BARBIERI, C., BERTOTTI, G., DI GIULIO, A., FANTONI, R. and ZOETEMEIJER, R. 2004. Flexural response of the Venetian foreland to the SouthAlpine tectonics along the TRANSALP profile. Terra Nova. 16, 273-280.
VASILIEV, I., KRIJGSMAN, W., LANGEREIS, C.G, PANAIOTU, C.E., MATENCO, L. and BERTOTTI, G. 2004. Towards an astrochronological framework for the eastern Paratethys Mio-Pliocene sedimentary sequences of the Focsani basin (Romania). Earth Planet. Sc. Lett., 227, 231-247.
BERTOTTI, G., BUITER, S., RUFFO, P. and SCHREURS, G. (Editors) 2004. From Mountains to Sedimentary Basins: Modelling and testing geological processes. Boll. Geofis. Teor. Appl., 45, pp. 366.
BERTOTTI, G. 2004. Relating vertical movements and stress/strain fields in sedimentary basins and adjacent orogens following the main stages of contraction: modelling and reality of lithospheric buckling. Boll. Geof. Teorica Appl., 45, 183-186.
TARAPOANCA, M., GARCIA-CASTELLANOS, D., BERTOTTI, G., MATENCO, L., CLOETINGH, S.A.P.L. and DINU, C. 2004. Role of 3D distribution of load and lithospheric strength in arcuate orogens: poly-stage subsidence in the Carpathian foredeep. Earth and Planet. Sc. Lett., 221, 163-180.
PEPE, F., BERTOTTI, G. and CLOETINGH, S. 2004. Tectono-stratigraphic modelling of the North Sicily continental margin (Southern Tyrrhenian Sea). Tectonophysics, 384, 257-273.
CARRAPA, B., WIJBRANS, J. and BERTOTTI, G., 2004. Detecting provenance variations and cooling patterns within the Western Alpine orogen through 39Ar/40Ar geochronology on detrital sediments. The Tertiary Piedmont Basin, NW Italy. In: Detrital thermochronology-Provenance analysis, exhumation,and landscape evolution of mountain belts, edited by M. Bernet and C. Spiegel, Chapter 5, Geological Society of America Special Paper 378, 67-103.
IMMENHAUSER, A., HILLGÄRTNER, H., SATTLER, U., BERTOTTI, G., SCHOEPFER, P., and 14 others. 2004. Barremian-Lower Aptian Qishn Formation, Haushi-Huqf area, Oman: a new outcrop analogue for the Kharaib/Shu’aiba reservoirs. Geoarabia, 9/1, 153-194.
CLOETINGH, S., BUROV, E., MATENCO, L., TOUSSAINT, G., BERTOTTI, G., ANDRIESSEN, P., WORTEL, M.R. and SPAKMAN, W. 2003. Thermo mechanical controls on the mode of continental collision in the SE Carpathians (Romania). Earth and Planet. Sc. Lett., 6931, 1-20.
TARAPOANCA, M., BERTOTTI, G., MATENCO, L., DINU, C. AND CLOETINGH, S. 2003. Architecture of the Focsani Depression: A 13 km deep basin in the Carpathian Bend Zone (Romania). Tectonics. 22/6, 13-1 to 13-18.
FOEKEN, J., DUNAI, T., BERTOTTI, G. and ANDRIESSEN, P. 2003. Late Miocene to Present exhumation in the Ligurian Alps (SW Alps) with evidence for accelerated denudation during the Messinian Salinity Crisis. Geology, 31, 797-800.
CARRAPA, B., BERTOTTI, G. and WIJBRANS, J. 2003. Episodes of fast and slow exhumation in the European Alps. Geology, 31, 601-604.
BERTOTTI, G., MATENCO, L., CLOETINGH, S. 2003. Vertical movements in and around the SE Carpathians: Lithospheric memory and stress field control. Terra Nova. 15, 299-305.
CLOETINGH, S., HORVATH, F. DINU, C., STEPHENSON, R.A., BERTOTTI, G., BADA, G., MATENCO, L. and the TecTop Working Group. 2003. TECTOP - Probing tectonic topography in the aftermath of continental convergence in the Pannonian-Carpathian system. EOS
CARRAPA, B., BERTOTTI, G., KRIJGSMAN, W. and WIJBRANS, J. 2003. Subsidence, stress regime and rotations in a compressional basin within the Western Alps: the Tertiary Piedmont Basin (Alpine domain, Northwest Italy). Geol. Soc. London Sp. Publ. 208, 205-227.
MATENCO, L., BERTOTTI, G., CLOETINGH, S. and DINU, C. 2003. Subsidence analysis and tectonic evolution of the external Carpathian-Moesian platform during Tertiary times. Sedimentary Geology. 156, 71-94.
BARBIERI, C., BERTOTTI, G., CATELLANI, D., DI GIULIO, A., FANTONI, R. and MANCIN, N. 2002. Flexural response of the Venetian foreland to the SouthAlpine orogeny analysed through 2D crustal modelling. Mem. Sci. Geol. (Padova), 54, 135-138.
BERTOTTI, G., SCHULMANN, K. and CLOETINGH, S. (Editors). 2002. Continental collision and the tectono-sedimentary evolution of forelands. EGS Special Publications 1
BARBIERI, C., BERTOTTI, G., CATELLANI, D., DI GIULIO, A., FANTONI, R. and MANCIN, N. 2002. Evolution of a complex foreland basin: Towards a modelling of the Venetian region (NE Italy). Boll. Geof. Teorica Applicata, 42, 139-143.
BERTOTTI, G., COSTA, E. V. DE TOMASI, MOSCONI, A., STORTI, F. 2002. Modelling Reality, The Reality of Modelling, Tectonics and exploration geophysics versus analogue and numerical models. Boll. Geofisica teorica ed Applicata, 42, 1-334.
HUISMANS, R.S. and BERTOTTI, G. 2002. The Transylvania Basin, transfer zone between coeval extending and contracting regions: Inferences on the relative importance of slab pull and rift push in arc-back-arc regions. Tectonics, 21, 2.1-2.19.
ZIEGLER, P., BERTOTTI, G. and CLOETINGH, S. 2002. Dynamic processes controlling foreland development - The role of mechanical (de)coupling of orogenic wedges and forelands. EGS Special Publications 1, 9-92. 2001
BERTOTTI, G. 2001. Subsidence, deformation, thermal and mechanical evolution of the Mesozoic South-Alpine rifted margin: An analog for Atlantic-type margins. In: Non-volcanic rifting of continental margins: a comparison of evidence from land and sea. Edited by: Wilson, R.C.L., Whitmarsh, R.B., Taylor, B., & Froitzheim, N. Geol. Soc., London, Sp. Publ. 187, 125-141.
BERTOTTI, G., PICOTTI, V., CHILOVI, C., FANTONI, R., MERLINI, S. and MOSCONI, A., 2001. Neogene to Quaternary sedimentary basins in the Adriatic plate: Evolution and basin forming processes. Tectonics, 20, 771-787.
MATENCO, L. and BERTOTTI, G. 2000, Tertiary tectonic evolution of the external East Carpathians (Romania).Tectonophysics, 316, 255-286.
BERTOTTI, G., PODLADCHIKOV, Y. and DAEHLER, A. 2000. A dynamic link between the level of ductile crustal flow and style of normal faulting of brittle crust. Tectonophysics. 320, 195-218.
CASOLARI, E., NEGLRI, A., PICOTTI, V. and BERTOTTI, G. 2000. Neogene stratigraphy and sedimentology of the Gargano Promontory (Southern Italy). Ecl. Geol. Helv. 93, 7-23.
PEPE, F., BERTOTTI, G., CELLA, G. and MARSELLA, E. 2000. Rifted margin formation in the South Tyrrhenian Sea: A high resolution profile across the North Sicily passive continental margin. Tectonics, 19, 241-257.
MARCHEGIANI, L., BERTOTTI, G., CELLO, G., DEIANA, G. and MAZZOLI, S. 1999. Syh-drift tectonics in the Umbra-Marche sector of the Afro-Adriatic continental margin. Tectonophysics, 315, 123-143.
BERTOTTI, G., CASOLARI, E. and PICOTTI, V. 1999. The Gargano Promontory, a Neogene fold-and-thrust belt within the Adriatic plate. Terra Nova, 11, 168-173.
BERTOTTI, G., WIJBRANS, J., SEWARD, D., ter VOORDE, M. and HURFORD, T. 1999. Crustal thermal regime prior to, during and following rifting: A geochronological and modelling study of the Mesozoic South-Alpine rifted margin. Tectonics, 18, 185-200.
GUALTERI, L., BERTOTTI, G. and CLOETINGH, S. 1998 Lateral variations of thermo-mechanical properties in the Tyrrhenian-northern Apennine region. Tectonophysics, 300, 143-158.
MATENCO, L., BERTOTTI, G., DINU, C. and CLOETINGH, S., 1998. Tectonic evolution of the contact zone between the South Carpathians and the adjacent Moesian Platform. In: C. Dinu and V. Mocanu (Editors), Geological structure and hydrocarbon potential of the Romanian areas. Bucharest Geological Forum Special Volume no. 1, Bucharest, pp. 85-121.
ter VOORDE, M., van BALEN, R., BERTOTTI, G. and CLOETINGH, S. 1998 The influence of a stratified rheology on the flexural response of the lithosphere to (un)loading by extensional faulting. Geophys. J. Int., 134, 721-735.
BERTOTTI, G., PICOTTI, V. and CLOETINGH, S. 1998 Lithospheric weakening during “retroforeland” basin formation: Tectonic evolution of the central South-Alpine foredeep. Tectonics, 17, 131-142.
BERTOTTI, G. 1998. Mesozoic South-Alpine passive margin: Basin geometries and thermo-mechanical evolution. In: S. Cloetingh, G. Ranalli and C.A. Ricci (Editors), Sedimentary Basins- Models and Constraints. Proceedings of the International School Earth and Planetary Sciences, Siena, 135-146.
PICOTTI, V., BERTOTTI, G., CAPOZZI, R. and FESCE, A. 1997. Evoluzione tettonica quaternaria della pianura padana centro-orientale e dei suoi margin. Il Quaternario, 10, 513-520.
BERTOTTI, G. CAPOZZI, R. and PICOTTI, V. 1997. Extension controls Quaternary tectonics, geomorphology and sedimentation in the N-Apennines foothills and adjacent Po Plain (Italy) Tectonophysics, 282, 291-302.
MATENCO, L., BERTOTTI, G., DINU, C. and CLOETINGH, S. 1997 Tectonic evolution of the area between the external Southern Carpathians and the Moesian platform during Tertiary times. Tectonics, 16, 896-911.
BERTOTTI, G., ter VOORDE, M., CLOETINGH S. and PICOTTI, V. 1997. Thermomechanical evolution of the South-Alpine rifted margin (North Italy): constraints on the strength of passive continental margins. Earth Planet. Sc. Lett., 146, 181-193.
HUISMANS, R., BERTOTTI, G., CIULAVU, D., SANDERS, C., DINU, C. and CLOETINGH, S. 1997. Structural evolution of the Transylvania Basin (Romania): a sedimentary absin in the bend zone of the Carpathians. Tectonophysics, 272, 249-268.
SANDERS C.A.E., BERTOTTI, G., TOMMASINI, S., DAVIES, G.R. and WIJBRANS, J.R. 1996. Triassic pegmatites in the Mesozoic middle crust of the Southern Alps (Italy): fluid inclusions, radiometric dating and tectonic implications. Eclogae Geologicae Helvetiae, 89, 505-526.
SPADINI, G., BERTOTTI, G. and CLOETINGH, S. 1995. Analisi quantitativa dell'evoluzione di un rift: il margine sardo del mar Tirreno. Studi geologici Camerti. vol spec. 1995/2, 419-438
SPADINI G., BERTOTTI G; and CLOETINGH S., 1995. Tectono stratigraphic modeling and subsidence analysis of the Sardinian margin of the Tyrrhenian Sea. Tectonophysics, 252, 253-268.
SPADINI, G., CLOETINGH, S. and BERTOTTI, G. 1995. Thermomechanical modeling of the Tyrrhenian Sea: Lithospheric necking and kinematics of rifting. Tectonics, 14, 629-644.
CIULAVU, D. and BERTOTTI, G. 1994. The Transylvania Basin and its Upper Cretaceous substratum. Romanian Journal tectonics and regional geology, 75 suppl. 2, 59-64.
BERTOTTI, G. and ter VOORDE, M. 1994. Thermal effects of normal faulting during rifted basin formation, 2: The Lugano-Val Grande normal fault and the role of pre-existing thermal anomalies. Tectonophysics, 240, 145-157.
 VOORDE ter M. and BERTOTTI G. 1994. Thermal effects of normal faulting during rifted basin formation, 1: a finite difference model. Tectonophysics, 240, 133-144.
BERTOTTI G., PICOTTI V., BERNOULLI D. and CASTELLARIN A. 1993. From rifting to drifting: tectonic evolution of the South Alpine upper crust from the Triassic to the Early Cretaceous. Sed. geol. 86, 53 76.
BERTOTTI G., SILETTO G.B. and SPALLA, M.I. 1993. Deformation and metamorphism associated with crustal rifting: the Permian to Liassic evolution of the Lake Lugano Lake Como area (Southern Alps). Tectonophysics, 226, 271 284.
BERNOULLI D. and BERTOTTI G. 1991. The South Alpine sedimentary cover of the southern Ticino region. In: HEITZMANN P. (ed.) Tectonics and deep structure of the western and southern Swiss Alps. Excursion guide. NFP 20 Bull, v. 9, pp. 57 66.
BERTOTTI G. 1991 Early Mesozoic extension and Alpine shortening in the western Southern Alps: The geology of the area between Lugano and Menaggio (Lombardy, Northern Italy). Mem. Sc. Geol. (Padova), v.43, pp.17 123.
BERNOULLI D., BERTOTTI G. and FROITZHEIM N. 1990. From rifting to drifting: the early evolution of the Austroalpine Southalpine continental margin. Mem. Soc. Geol. It. 45, 25 38. 
BERTOTTI G. 1990. The deep structure of the Monte Generoso Basin: an extensional basin in the South Alpine Mesozoic passive continental margin. In ROURE F., HEITZMANN P. & POLINO R. (eds.) The deep structure of the Alps. Mém. Soc. Géol. Fr., 156; Mém. Soc. Géol. Suisse, 1; Vol. Spec. Soc. Geol. It., 1, pp. 303 308, Paris.
BERNOULLI D., BERTOTTI G. and ZINGG A 1989. Northward thrusting of the Gonfolite Lombarda ("South alpine Molasse") onto the Mesozoic sequence of the Lombardian Alps: Implications for the deformation history of the Southern Alps. Eclogae geol. Helv., 82/3, 841-856. BERTOTTI G. 1988. Osservazioni sull'età di alcuni Flysch ad Elmintoidi dell'Appennino ligure emiliano: implicazioni geologiche Ofioliti, 13/1, 3 13
BERTOTTI G., ELTER P., MARRONI M., MECCHERI M. and SANTI R. 1986. Le Argilliti a blocchi di M. Veri: considerazioni sulla evoluzione tettonica del bacino ligure nel Cretaceo superiore Ofioliti 11 (3) 193 220.