3D seismic experiment for geothermal exploration

Around the geothermal research platform near Gross Schoenebeck, a 3D seismic survey was conducted to study sedimentary and volcanic reservoir layers with potential for geothermal usage. (for more information see german webpage)

Time frame

  • 07/2016 - 09/2018


  • BMWi - Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

Principal Investigators

  • Charlotte Krawczyk (GFZ Potsdam)
  • Ernst Huenges (GFZ Potsdam)


  • Moritz Fliedner (ehemals GFZ Potsdam)
  • Alexandra Ivanova (GFZ Potsdam)

Project Webseite


  • Bauer, K., Norden, B., Ivanova, A., Stiller, M., Krawczyk, C. (2020): Wavelet transform‐based seismic facies classification and modelling: application to a geothermal target horizon in the NE German Basin. - Geophysical Prospecting, 68, 2, 466-482. doi:10.1111/1365-2478.12853
  • Krawczyk, C. M., Stiller, M., Bauer, K., Norden, B., Henninges, J., Ivanova, A., Huenges, E. (2019): 3-D seismic exploration across the deep geothermal research platform Groß Schönebeck north of Berlin/Germany. - Geothermal Energy, 7, doi:10.1186/s40517-019-0131-x
  • Stiller, M., Krawczyk, C., Bauer, K., Henninges, J., Norden, B., Huenges, E., Spalek, A. (2018): 3D-Seismik am Geothermieforschungsstandort Groß Schönebeck. /- bbr - Fachmagazin für Brunnen- und Leitungsbau/, 1, pp. 84—91.
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