The simulation model SCIARA: the 1991 and 2001 lava flows at Mount Etna GM Crisci, R Rongo, S Di Gregorio, W Spataro Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 132 (2-3), 253-267, 2004 | 132 | 2004 |

A parallel cellular automata environment on multicomputers for computational science M Cannataro, S Di Gregorio, R Rongo, W Spataro, G Spezzano, D Talia Parallel Computing 21 (5), 803-823, 1995 | 106 | 1995 |

A parallel cellular tool for interactive modeling and simulation G Spezzano, D Talia, S Di Gregorio, R Rongo, W Spataro IEEE Computational Science and Engineering 3 (3), 33-43, 1996 | 101 | 1996 |

Mount Ontake landslide simulation by the cellular automata model SCIDDICA-3 S Di Gregorio, R Kongo, C Siciliano, M Sorriso-Valvo, W Spataro Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Part A: Solid Earth and Geodesy 24 (2 …, 1999 | 91 | 1999 |

Simulation of the 1992 Tessina landslide by a cellular automata model and future hazard scenarios MV Avolio, S Di Gregorio, F Mantovani, A Pasuto, R Rongo, S Silvano, ... International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 2 (1 …, 2000 | 87 | 2000 |

Parallel genetic algorithms for optimising cellular automata models of natural complex phenomena: an application to debris flows D D’Ambrosio, W Spataro, G Iovine Computers & Geosciences 32 (7), 861-875, 2006 | 76 | 2006 |

First simulations of the Sarno debris flows through Cellular Automata modelling D D'Ambrosio, S Di Gregorio, G Iovine, V Lupiano, R Rongo, W Spataro Geomorphology 54 (1-2), 91-117, 2003 | 75 | 2003 |

Predicting the impact of lava flows at Mount Etna, Italy GM Crisci, MV Avolio, B Behncke, D D'Ambrosio, S Di Gregorio, ... Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 115 (B4), 2010 | 66 | 2010 |

A macroscopic collisional model for debris-flows simulation D D'Ambrosio, G Iovine, W Spataro, H Miyamoto Environmental Modelling & Software 22 (10), 1417-1436, 2007 | 63 | 2007 |

A new algorithm for simulating wildfire spread through cellular automata GA Trunfio, D D’Ambrosio, R Rongo, W Spataro, S Di Gregorio ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation (TOMACS) 22 (1), 1-26, 2011 | 55 | 2011 |

Revisiting the 1669 Etnean eruptive crisis using a cellular automata model and implications for volcanic hazard in the Catania area GM Crisci, S Di Gregorio, R Rongo, M Scarpelli, W Spataro, S Calvari Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 123 (1-2), 211-230, 2003 | 49 | 2003 |

Parallel evolutionary modelling of geological processes D D’Ambrosio, W Spataro Parallel Computing 33 (3), 186-212, 2007 | 48 | 2007 |

Lava flow hazard evaluation through cellular automata and genetic algorithms: an application to Mt Etna volcano R Rongo, W Spataro, D D'Ambrosio, M Vittoria Avolio, GA Trunfio, ... Fundamenta Informaticae 87 (2), 247-267, 2008 | 42 | 2008 |

SCIARA γ2: An improved cellular automata model for lava flows and applications to the 2002 Etnean crisis MV Avolio, GM Crisci, S Di Gregorio, R Rongo, W Spataro, GA Trunfio Computers & Geosciences 32 (7), 876-889, 2006 | 39 | 2006 |

An evolutionary approach for modelling lava flows through cellular automata W Spataro, D D’Ambrosio, R Rongo, GA Trunfio International Conference on Cellular Automata, 725-734, 2004 | 36 | 2004 |

The latest release of the lava flows simulation model SCIARA: first application to Mt Etna (Italy) and solution of the anisotropic flow direction problem on an ideal surface W Spataro, MV Avolio, V Lupiano, GA Trunfio, R Rongo, D D’Ambrosio Procedia Computer Science 1 (1), 17-26, 2010 | 35 | 2010 |

Accelerating wildfire susceptibility mapping through GPGPU S Di Gregorio, G Filippone, W Spataro, GA Trunfio Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing 73 (8), 1183-1194, 2013 | 33 | 2013 |

Pyroclastic flows modelling using cellular automata MV Avolio, GM Crisci, S Di Gregorio, R Rongo, W Spataro, D D’Ambrosio Computers & geosciences 32 (7), 897-911, 2006 | 32 | 2006 |

An extended notion of Cellular Automata for surface flows modelling MV Avolio, GM Crisci, D D’ambrosio, S Di Gregorio, G Iovine, R Rongo, ... WSEAS Transactions on Computers 2 (4), 1080-1085, 2003 | 32 | 2003 |

Simulating the Curti–Sarno debris flow through cellular automata: the model SCIDDICA (release S2) D D’Ambrosio, S Di Gregorio, G Iovine, V Lupiano, L Merenda, R Rongo, ... Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Parts A/B/C 27 (36), 1577-1585, 2002 | 32 | 2002 |