Associate Professor in Oceanography and Atmospheric Physics at the University of Milano – Bicocca, research associate at the Institute of Science of the Atmosphere and Climate of the National Research Council, vice-president of the Committee on Mathematical Geophysics of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics. Pasquero studies the interactions between oceans and climate. Recently, her research has led to significant improvements in the understanding of the dynamics of typhoons and hurricanes. She also works on the interactions between ocean dynamics and marine ecosystems. Pasquero has published more than 25 publications on international journals, has been invited to over 30 conferences as a key-note speaker, has lead several national and international research projects, works as a reviewer for many international jounrals, and for European and US-NSF projects.