International Training Course:

"Seismology, Seismic Data Analysis, Hazard Assessment and Risk Mitigation"

The GFZ section Physics of Earthquakes and Volcanoes carries out annual training courses on "Seismology and Seismic Hazard Assessment". These courses are part of the educational and training program of the UNESCO in the field of geosciences and disaster mitigation.

The courses provide theoretical fundamentals and practical training in applied seismology, especially for geoscientists and technicians from developing countries. The program is particularly useful for seismological station and network operators, data interpreters and those concerned with seismic zoning and hazard assessment.

The courses are held alternately in Potsdam, Germany, and in an developing country.

Current course:

Potsdam 2017

Course: 4 September to 29 September 2017
Closing date for applications: 30 May 2017
Confirmation of attendance: 15 June 2017

Finanzed by the GFZ and co-finanzed by the Department of Foreign Affairs Berlin.

 

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Dr. Claus Milkereit
Physics of Earthquakes and Volcanoes

Helmholtzstraße 6/7
Building H 7, room 107
14467 Potsdam
tel. +49 331 288-1297

Assistent

Ms. Dorina Kroll
Assistance of Physics of Earthquakes and Volcanoes

Helmholtzstraße 6/7
Building H 7, room 105
14467 Potsdam
tel. +49 331 288-1289