Cosmogenic Nuclides in the Critical Zone

20.10.2014: Friedhelm von Blanckenburg, GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, and Jane Willenbring, University of Pennsylvania, are the guest editors of the latest edition of the geochemical magazine „Elements“ (no. 10 Issue 5).

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Pressure management in CO2 storage reservoirs by brine production

18.10.2014: An international team of scientists including Thomas Kempka (GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences) investigated how a targeted extraction of formation fluids from the storage formation can reduce the pressure in the pores of storage...

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Prize for Isotope Research in Paleohydrology

17.10.2014| Munich: Dr. Dirk Sachse (Section "Geomorphology") was awarded this year's "Dr. Karleugen-Habfast Isotope Prize" at the GASIR Meeting (German Association for Stable Isotope Research) in Munich. Dirk Sachse received this prize for his work ...

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Field test for back-production of CO2 at the Ketzin pilot site

2014/10/15: Today the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences started a field test for back-production of carbon dioxide (CO2) in Ketzin.

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First „GFZ Lecture“ with the winner of the Helmholtz International Fellow Award

14.10.2014: Prof. Dr. Günter Blöschl, Dean of the Institute of Hydraulic Engineering and Water Resources Management, TU Vienna (Austria), will hold the inaugural address to mark the opening of the newly established series “GFZ Lectures”. Professor...

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Rare Earth Elements and Cratons - Daniel Harlov is Visiting Professor at the University of Johannesburg

14.10.2014: Professor Daniel Harlov of GFZ section "Chemistry and Physics of Geo Materials" has been appointed as Visiting Professor at the Department of Geology, University of Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Seismology: Help for self-help

07.10.2014| Bogotá: On Ocober 6th, this year’s international GFZ training course  “Seismology and Seismic Risk Assessment” started in Bogotá/Colombia.

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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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Additional News

María Chapela Lara

Humboldt Fellow María Chapela Lara in Section 3.3 Earth Surface Geochemistry

Oliver Bens

Oliver Bens new Co-Director of the Central - Asian Institute for Applied Geosciences...

Christoph Sens-Schönfelder joined the Editorial Board of the Geophysical Journal...

News | The DFG Priority Program DOME boosts ore deposit research at GFZ

Digital Earth received the special "Digital Science Award" at the Digital Leader Award...

Rebirth of a volcano

Giant particle accelerator in the sky

Drought in Europe decreases carbon uptake and crop yields

Failures of Germany‘s largest cliff coast sensed by seismometers

Artificial Intelligence Learns Continental Hydrology