Humboldt Research Fellowship for postdoctoral researchers awarded to Sagar Masuti

Sagar Masuti is a new postdoctoral Humboldt research fellow in the section "Geomechanics and Scientific Drilling". His focus: the creep of crustal and mantle rocks.

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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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Prof. Dr. Stephan Sobolev elected to the prestigious Academia Europaea

Prof. Dr. Stephan Sobolev has been elected to the prestigious Academia Europaea.

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Extent of Subsidence in the Coastal City of Maceió in Brazil

For the first time, scientists at GFZ have traced the spatial and temporal development of severe subsidence in the city of Maceió.

 

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Using molecular biology to search for oil and gas

Using molecular biology to search for oil and gas: Within the new EU project PROSPECTOMICS, five international partners develop environmentally-friendly exploration methods.

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Five principles for climate-safe communities and cities

Scientists from 11 institutions publish a joint statement on dealing with extreme events. They present five principles for climate-safe communities and cities.

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Why does the water have such power?

Interview with Michael Dietze on the mechanisms behind destructive floods: How even roads and houses are washed away.

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Visiting Professor in China

PD Dr. Hans-Martin Schulz has been appointed visiting professor at Central South University (CSU) in China.

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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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Establishment of a National Research Data Infrastructure for Earth System Science NFDI4Earth

Establishment of a National Research Data Infrastructure for Earth System Science NFDI4Earth: GFZ coordinates three task areas. Participation also in NFDI4Microbiota.

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