Personalia | Daniel Harlov is appointed visiting professor in Wuhan, China

Daniel Harlov is appointed a visiting Chair Professor at the China University of Geosciences, Wuhan.

Personalia | Harald Schuh appointed as member of acatech

Harald Schuh became a new member of acatech, the national academy of science and engineering.

Personalia | Four new Humboldt Fellows at the GFZ

Four scientists come to the GFZ with funding from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

Personalia | „Goldenes Lot 2017“ for Tsunami Early Warning System

On 3 November 2017 Jörn Lauterjung was honored by the German Association of Surveyors (Verband Deutscher Vermessungsingenieure VDV) with the „Goldenes Lot“.

Personalia | Charlotte Krawczyk is appointed member of DFG Senate Commission Earth System Science

Charlotte Krawczyk appointed member of the Senate Commission „Earth System Science“ of the German Research Foundation.

Personalia | Juliane Dannberg wins Prize for Science Communication

Juliane Dannberg, former GFZ-PhD student, was awarded with the “KlarText – Prize for Science Communication”.

Personalia | Brian Horsfield wins AAPG Europe Region Award

Brian Horsfield has been declared winner of the inaugural “AAPG Europe Energy Geoscience Research Award” for 2017 by the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG).

Personalia | Liane G. Benning is now member of the Academia Europaea

Liane G. Benning, head of the GFZ section Interface Geochemistry, was recently elected to the Academia Europaea (AE).

Personalia | Stefano Parolai becomes new director of the OGS in Trieste

Starting on 1 September, Stefano Parolai, former Head of the GFZ Centre for Early Warning Systems, becomes Director of the Center for Seismological Research (CSR) at the National Institute of Oceanography and Experimental Geophysics (OGS) in Trieste,...

Personalia | Humboldt awardee Yehuda Ben-Zion joins GFZ

Yehuda Ben-Zion, geophysicist and professor at the University of Southern California, again joins the GFZ for the period of September to December 2017 as a visiting scientist and Humboldt awardee in section Geomechanics and Rheology.