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Dr. Sum Mak

Section 2.6: Seismic Hazard and Stress Field

Helmholtz Centre Potsdam
GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences

Helmholtzstraße 6/7
Building H 6, room 207
14467 Potsdam
Phone: +49 331 288-1167
e-mail: sum.mak(at)


About the person

Function and Responsibilities:

Method development and case studies for evaluating seismic hazard model.

Research Interests:

Model evaluation
Earthquake hazards
Physics-based earthquake hazard simulations
Statistical modelling


(2012-)  Project Researcher, GFZ-Potsdam
(2011-2012) Project Researcher, Earthquake Research Institute, The University of Tokyo


(2011) PhD, The University of Tokyo, Japan
MPhil/BEng, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong


Global Earthquake Model (GEM)


(2007) MEXT Scholar