ICDP Training Course ”Drilling in Active Fault Zones”

06.10.2014| Franz Josef, New Zealand: The annual ICDP Training Course is taking place from October 5 to 10 at the Franz Josef glacier in New Zealand, nearby the simultaneously running Alpine Fault ICDP-Project (DFDP)

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Two new Heads of Sections at GFZ

01.10.2014: As of 1st October two new Heads of Sections and joint appointments set at GFZ.

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GEOTHERMICS Special Issue: Analysis of Induced Seismicity in Geothermal Operations

24.09.2014: Ein im Oktober 2014 erscheinender Sonderband der Fachzeitschrift GEOTHERMICS vergleicht raum-zeitliche Muster von Erdbeben, die durch menschliche Eingriffe in den Untergrund zur Energiegewinnung ausgelöst wurden. Ziel ist es, die...

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Fingerprint from the Depth of the Earth

24.09.2014|Bonn: On the current issue of its “german research” Magazine the German Research Foundation DFG (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft) covers a story about the work of GFZ scientist’s Dr. Sandro Jahn’s “Emmy Noether Group junior research...

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Research of GFZ-Scientists honored

23.04.2014|Frankfurt/M: 27 year old Mandy Freund is receiving the Bernd-Rendel-Prize for young geo-scientists. The German Science Foundation (DFG) awards this prize for her scientific potential as well as the quality and originality of her work on...

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Humboldt Research Fellow Associate-Professor Mona Lisa is guest at GFZ

12.09.2014: Associate Professor Mrs. Mona Lisa from Quaid-I-Azam Natl. University at Islamabad (Pakistan) is guest at the GFZ in Section "Physics of Earthquakes and Volcanoes". She has won a Georg Forster Research Fellowship in the HERMES Programme...

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ICDP Drilling Project COSC in Sweden

15.09.2014|Åre, Sweden: Today a four-week seismic survey in and around the deep borehole COSC-1 in Åre, Sweden, conducted by GFZ scientists, is getting off to a start. The aim of the ICDP project COSC (Collisional Orogeny in the Scandinavian...

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New head of GFZ section 2.6: Prof. Fabrice Cotton

10.09.2014: Since this month Prof. Fabrice Cotton has started his position as new head of Section 2.6 "Seismic Hazard and Stress Field".

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Ten Years of German-Kyrgyz Cooperation: Central Asian Institute for Applied Geosciences

09.09.2014|Bishkek: With a scientific symposium the Central Asian Institute for Applied Geosciences (CAIAG) celebrates its tenth anniversary in Kyrgyzstan’s capital Bishkek. CAIAG was jointly founded by the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences...

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Additional News

Eavesdropping on trout building their nests

Reinhard Hüttl and Julia Fischer new Vice - Presidents of the Berlin - Brandenburg Academy...

Personalia | Kristen Cook - Geological Society of America GSA Fellowship

Explosionssignal in der Glasfaser

Monitoring groundwater changes more precisely

Sprengung einer Weltkriegsbombe per Glasfaser-Seismik verfolgt

New satellite data show severity of drought summers in 2018 and 2019

Personalia | Bernd Rendel Prize for Milad Asgarimehr

Personalia | Dirk Wagner appointed to subcommittee of the ICSP

Innovative procurement: Silver for GFZ Purchasing