Fachtagung "Geothermie und geologische Wärmespeicherung“

Mit tiefer und mitteltiefer Geothermie den regenerativen Anteil der Fernwärme erhöhen.

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Seismic experiment in Ivrea-Verbano zone successfully completed

Seismic experiment in Ivrea-Verbano zone successfully completed. The experiment served to prepare a 4 km deep drilling of the International Continental Scientific Drilling Program.

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GFZ’s Board of Trustees appoints Niels Hovius as acting Scientific Director

Niels Hovius is acting Scientific Director of the GFZ. This was decided by the GFZ’s Board of Trustees in its regular autumn meeting today, Friday, November 13.

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Digital Geothermie Kongress 2020

Mehr als 150 Fachvorträge erwarten die Teilnehmer des in diesem Jahr digital stattfindenden Fachkongresses für Geothermie.

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Monitoring open-cast mines better than before

New radar satellites allow observation in almost real time.

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Ludwig Stroink elected as IUGS-Councillor

Ludwig Stroink, head of the "International and Project Office" at GFZ, is elected Councillor of the International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS) for the period 2020-2024.

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New mineral discovered in moon meteorite

The high-pressure mineral Donwilhelmsite is important for understanding the inner structure of the earth.

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The International Training Course "Seismology and Seismic Hazard"

The International Training Course "Seismology and Seismic Hazard" has started on 26.10.2020.

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Severe earthquake in the Aegean Sea

On Friday afternoon around 3 pm local time (1 pm CET) a very strong earthquake under the Mediterranean Sea shook the Turkish coast and Greek islands.

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W2-Professorship for Dr. Susanne Liebner

Susanne Liebner is "W2-Professor for Molecular Environmental Microbiology" at the University of Potsdam since November 1 – a joint appointment with the GFZ, where she is doing research in the "Geomicrobiology" section.

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Melody of an Alpine summit falling apart

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Early warning system for dams at risk

Better calculation of stress in the underground

How hot can it be for life to exist deep below the ocean floor?

Earthquake Scenario for Large German City

Potsdam Young Scientist Award for David Uhlig