News

Earthquakes and Tectonics in Pamir Tien Shan

Earthquakes and Tectonics in Pamir Tien Shan
27.08.2013|Potsdam: Earthquake damage to buildings is mainly due to the existing shear waves which transfer their energy during an earthquake to the houses. These shear waves are significantly influenced by...

read more

Bypass system for the investigation of microbial metabolic processes in geothermal plants

05.03.2014| Potsdam: Scientists at the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences and  industry partners have developed a mobile bypass system to investigate the impact of temperature-dependent microbial processes in geothermal plants.

read more

The Topography of the Mediterranean Sea - GPS reflection measurements with the German Research Aircraft HALO

Measurements of GPS signals that are reflected off the sea surface allow the detection of sea surface height differences with centimetre precision. Scientists from the German Research Centre for Geosciences GFZ together with colleagues from the...

read more

International training course on -Seismology and Seismic Hazard Assessment-

From 12 August to 6 September 2013, an international training course on "Seismology, Data Analysis and Seismic Hazard Assessment" is taking place on the Telegrafenberg.

read more

Exhibition opening: Von der Pendelmessung zur GRACE-Mission - Zur Geschichte der Geodäsie auf dem Telegrafenberg in Potsdam

30. August - 27. September 2013, Library Wissenschaftspark Albert Einstein

read more

150 Years of IAG

More than 520 scientists of geodesy from 53 countries meet in Potsdam for the Scientific Assembly 2013 of the International Association of Geodesy (IAG) to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the IAG. Around 500 talks and posters will be presented. A...

read more

Pines from Potsdam Telegrafenberg reveal climate of the past

Pines from Potsdam Telegrafenberg reveal climate of the past
09.09.2013 | Potsdam:  New method facilitates more precise climate reconstructions in temperate zone. Potsdam scientist Ingo Heinrich has developed a new method at the GFZ German Research...

read more

Besuch des Botschafters von Neuseeland (only available in German)

Begleitet von einer hochrangigen Deutsch-Neuseeländischen Wissenschaftsdelegation besuchte heute der neuseeländische Botschafter, H.E. Peter Rider, das Deutsche GeoForschungsZentrum, GFZ.

read more

Dr. Christian Schmidt, Senior Scientist in Section 3.3 "Chemistry and Physics of Earth Materials", has been elected a Fellow of the "Mineralogical Society of America“ (MSA)

Dr. Christian Schmidt, Senior Scientist in Section 3.3: Chemistry and Physics of Earth Materials, has been elected a Fellow of the Mineralogical Society of America (MSA).

read more

Safe long term storage of CO2 is possible

Safe long term storage of CO2 is possible
07.11.2013|Potsdam: At the final conference of the EU project CO2CARE - CO2 Site Closure Assessment Research - at the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences from 04 to 06 November 2013 more than 60 experts...

read more

Additional News

Personalia | Mike Sips inivited to a conference on Big Data in Canada

read more

Treasures from the cold

read more

Personalia | Two new Helmholtz Young Investigator Groups at the GFZ

read more

Volcanic tramping in Eastern Sicily: An old system feeds “young” Etna

read more

Report | Final conference for the research network IsoNose

read more

Methane eating microbes in thawing permafrost identified

read more

Report | International experts discuss the future of geosciences

read more

Peronalia | Viktor Rözer wins prize for his research

read more

Interview | „More passes than ever before“: Sven Bauer, head of the GFZ satellite ranging...

read more

Verborgene Schätze im Untergrund und eine Rote Couch auf dem Telegrafenberg

read more