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M. Sc. Moritz Ziegler

Section 2.6: Seismic Hazard and Stress Field

Helmholtz Centre Potsdam
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences

Helmholtzstraße 6/7
Building H 6, room 306
14467 Potsdam
Phone: +49 331 288-28630
e-mail: moritz.ziegler(at)


About the person

Research Interests:

  • Pore Pressure/Stress Coupling
  • Stress rotation
  • 3D geomechanical-numerical modelling
  • In-situ stress state
  • World Stress Map


since 04/2014 PhD-student at GFZ Potsdam, Section 2.6

09/2012 - 09/2013 Student assistant at GFZ Potsdam, Section 2.6


2014 M.Sc. in Geophysics at Uni Potsdam

2011 B.Sc. in Earth Sciences at FU Berlin

2010/2011 Study abroad at Háskóla Íslands, Reykjavík,Iceland


  • SUBI - Safety of underground storage during cyclic loading: functionality, integrity and monitoring of storage and drilling