Internationally leading seismologist Prof. Dr. Gregory Beroza at GFZ

This year’s Humboldt Research Award honors Professor Dr. Gregory Beroza from Stanford University. The award allows to invite the top researcher for a research stay at GFZ.

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American Geophysical Union honors Niels Hovius and Onno Oncken

American Geophysical Union honors Niels Hovius und Onno Oncken. The Fellowship recognizes exceptional scientific contributions in the fields of Earth and space science.

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Dr Hella Wittmann-Oelze receives the Eugen-Seibold-Medal

Dr Hella Wittmann-Oelze was awarded the Eugen-Seibold-Medal. With this medal, the DGGV honours extraordinary scientific achievements in the field of geosciences.

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Geodesy Prize for the technical paper "GNSS Remote Sensing at GFZ: Overview and Recent Results"

Geodesy Prize for the technical paper "GNSS Remote Sensing at GFZ: Overview and Recent Results"

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What science must find answers to after the flood disaster

The July flood in the German Eifel was much more than a problem of running water. A report.

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Prof. Ingo Sass new head of the "Geoenergy" section

We welcome Prof. Ingo Sass as the new head of the "Geoenergy" section at the GFZ.

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Opportunities and limits of AI in climate modelling

Perspectives paper shows the way from classical to neural Earth system modelling, a hybrid approach in combination with machine learning.

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Volcano analysis in real time

New learning algorithms help to detect surface deformations at volcanoes in satellite data. This also enables better warning of eruptions.

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Will astronauts travel safely to Mars?

Simulations show: the dangerous space radiation can be sufficiently well shielded if the timing and duration of the journey are right.

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New trainees start their careers at the GFZ

The new training year has begun at the GFZ. We welcome seven young people who are laying the foundations for their professional future here.

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