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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Hayley Allison receives the "Leopoldina Prize for Young Scientists”

Hayley Allison receives "Leopoldina Prize for Young Scientists”

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Joint appointment of Sabine Chabrillat at Leibniz University Hannover

Sabine Chabrillat became a professor at Leibniz University Hannover in august. The appointment is joint with the German Research Centre for Geosciences.

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Prof. Claudio Faccenna will take over as Head of the Section "Dynamics of the Lithosphere"

Prof. Claudio Faccenna will take over as Head of the Section "Dynamics of the Lithosphere" at the GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences on September 1.

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Prof. Donald B. Dingwell has been awarded the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Prof. Donald B. Dingwell has been awarded the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Irina Zhelavskaya receives Friedrich Robert Helmert Prize for outstanding PhD thesis

Irina Zhelavskaya receives Friedrich Robert Helmert Prize for her outstanding PhD thesis.

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Ernst Huenges: Farewell to retirement

Pioneer of geothermal research: Ernst Huenges retires after 27 years at the GFZ.

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PD Dr. Heidi Kreibich is Chair of Panta Rhei, an initiative of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences

PD Dr. Heidi Kreibich is Chair of Panta Rhei, an initiative of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences

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GFZ mourns the loss of Dr. Hans-Ulrich Wetzel

We mourn the loss of Dr. Hans-Ulrich Wetzel. He was a scientist in the Remote Sensing and Geoinformatics Section and had been working for the GFZ since its foundation.

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Professor Dingwell was elected a member of the Royal Society

Professor Donald Bruce Dingwell has been elected a member of the Royal Society. He is the future chairman of the GFZ's Scientific Advisory Board.

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