Study areas

Our study areas are concentrated in the South American continent and the offshore region of the South Atlantic

 Areas of ongoing research (yellow) 

  • Paraná Basin

  • Late Neoproterozoic to early Paleozoic transitional-stage basins of southern Brazil

  • Cretaceous to Holocene Santos Basin (onshore and offshore)

  • Mesozoic syn-rift basins of NE Brazil

  • Oceanic islands of the South Atlantic


Areas of past projects (white)

  • Sierra de La Ventana foldbelt

  • Late Paleozoic Andean basins of NW Argentina

  • Amazonas Basin Paleozoic

  • Western border of the Parnaíba Basin (Paleozoic and Mesozoic)

  • Aptian succession of the Parnaíba (Grajaú) Basin  


Universidade Federal do Paraná, Departamento de Geologia, LABAP – Laboratório de Análise de Bacias

Centro Politécnico, Jardim das Américas, Caixa Postal 19027, CEP 81532-980, Fone: 41-33613306

Curitiba, Brasil