Guilherme Bozetti

Maître de Conférences (Associate Professor)


Stratigraphic Evolution of the Lower Triassic Buntsandstein Group

  • 2023 - 2025: ITI-funded "Temporal and Spatial Evolution of the Lower Triassic Buntsandstein Formation" (PI: Guilherme Bozetti). PhD from Sept. 2023.
  • 2022 - 2023: ITI-funded "Architectural Characterization of the Upper Triassic Buntsandstein Formation" (PI: Guilherme Bozetti)
  • 2021 - 2024: Full PhD scholarship from ED413 "To which extent 3D anisotropy in clastic geobodies is significant for detailed fluid-flow modelling" (Co-PI)

Quantifying Reservoir Architecture in Deep-water Systems (QRADS)

  • 2021 - 2022: IdEx project focused on stratigraphic pitchouts

Research interests

  • Deep-water architectural elements
  • Submarine canyons/channels
  • Deep-lacustrine systems
  • Turbidity currents
  • Sequence stratigraphy
  • Basin analysis


  • Sedimentology
  • Stratigraphy
  • Seismic interpretation
  • Core description
  • Architectural analysis
  • Field geology and mapping: GIS



  • Sédimentologie 1 - Sédimentologie et pétrologie sédimentaire (L2)
  • Sédimentologie 2 - Environnements de dépôt et stratigraphie(L3)
  • Camp de terrain, Digne - Camp de terrain de cartographie et sédimentologie (L3)
  • Stratigraphie séquentielle et analyse de bassins (M1)
  • Stage Swiss Foreland Basin (bassins sédimentaires) - Alpes occidentales (M1)
  • Les environnements sédimentaires (M2)
  • Stage d'Annot (M2)
  • Reservoir field trip - Permo-Triassic Buntsandstein Group


  • Plate Tectonics - Introduction to sedimentary basins (L1)
  • Sedimentology (L2)
  • Depositional Environments (L2)
  • Oil and Gas Resources (L3)
  • Sedimentology field trip - Oil&Gas (L3)
  • Basin Analysis (M1)


  • Bofill, L., Bozetti, G., Schäfer, G., Ghienne, J-F., Schuster, M., Scherer, C. and de Souza, E., 2024. Quantitative facies analysis of a fluvio-aeolian system: Lower Triassic Buntsandstein Group, eastern France. Sedimentary Geology. DOI: 10.1016/j.sedgeo.2024.106634
  • Wang, L., Schuster, M., Xin, S., Zăinescu, F., Xue, X., Storms, J., Jan-Hendrik May, J-H., Nutz, A., van der Vegt, H., Bozetti, G. and Jiang, Z., 2024. Littoral landforms of Lake Hulun and Lake Buir (China and Mongolia): wind-driven hydro-sedimentary dynamics and resulting clastics distribution.Journal of PalaeogeographyDOI: 10.1016/j.jop.2024.03.002
  • Bozetti, G., Kneller, B., Cronin, B.T., Li, P., McArthur, A. and Xu, J., 2023. Lateral and temporal variations of a multi-phase coarse-grained submarine slope channel system, Upper Cretaceous Cerro Toro Formation, southern Chile. Journal of Sedimentary Research93(3), pp.161-186. DOI: 10.2110/jsr.2022.020
  • Zăinescu, F., van der Vegt, H., Storms, J., Nutz, A., Bozetti, G., May, J.H., Cohen, S., Bouchette, F., May, S.M. and Schuster, M., 2023. The role of wind-wave related processes in redistributing river-derived terrigenous sediments in Lake Turkana: A modelling study. Journal of Great Lakes Research. DOI: 10.1016/j.jglr.2022.12.013
  • Bozetti, G., Li, X., Yang, Z., Liu, H., Huang, J., Li, Z. and Xu, J., 2023. New insights into deep-lacustrine architectural elements: Examples from the upper Triassic Yanchang Formation, Ordos basin. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences241, p.105431. DOI: 10.1016/j.jseaes.2022.105431
  • M. Schuster, F. Zainescu, A. Nutz, J.E.A. Storms, H. van der Vegt, G. Bozetti, J.-H. May, S.M. May, J.R. Boisserie, T. Ragon, F. Bouchette, J.-F. Ghienne., 2022. The Omo Delta: Un delta à dominante rivière en contexte lacustre. Géochronique 162, Les Deltas (p.35-39)

  • Yang, Z.L., Bozetti, G., Li, X., Yang, Z., Liu, H., Li, Z., Huang, J., Xu, J. (2021) - ‘Sedimentary Facies and Insights on Architectural Elements of the Deep-Lacustrine Chang 7, Ordos Basin, at TongChuan Area.’ (ACTA SEDIMEN. - Chinese).
  • Kneller, B. C., Bozetti, G., Callow, R., Dykstra, M., Hansen, L., Kane, I., Li, P., McArthur, A., Catharina, A.S., dos Santos, T., Thompson, P. (2020) - ‘Architecture, process and environmental diversity in a late Cretaceous slope channel system.’ (Journal of Sedimentary Research). DOI: 10.2110/jsr.2020.1

  • McArthur, A., Kane, I., Bozetti, G., Hansen, L., Kneller, B.C. (2019) - ‘Supercritical flows overspilling from bypass‐dominated submarine channels and the development of overbank bedforms.’ (The Depositional Record). DOI: 10.1002/dep2.78

  • Bozetti, G., Cronin, B. T., Kneller, B. C., Jones, M. A. (2018) - ‘Deep-water conglomeratic megabeds: analogues for event beds of the Brae Formation of the South Viking Graben, North Sea.’ Chapter 5 - Rift-related coarse-grained submarine fan reservoirs; the Brae Play, South Viking Graben, North Sea - AAPG Memoir 115. DOI:

  • Li, P., Kneller, B., Thompson, P., Bozetti, G., Santos, T. (2017) - ‘Architectural and facies organization of slope channel fills: Upper Cretaceous Rosario Formation, Baja California, Mexico.’ (Marine and Petroleum Geology). DOI: 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2017.11.026

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