apl. Prof. Helmut Echtler

Helmut Echtler
apl. Prof. Helmut Echtler
Scientist
Telegrafenberg
Building A 17, Room 00.24
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1314
+49 331 288-1111
helmut.echtler@gfz-potsdam.de

Function and Responsibilities:

Prof. apl. Dr.rer.nat. habil., Doctorat (sci) 
Geologist

 since November 1992 at GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam 
Professor of Structural Geology at University Potsdam 
Scentific Interests 
geologic interpretation of Remote Sensing data 
active deformation of the Earth surface 
tectonic geomorphology
 orogenic processes 
education/career 
1978- 1981 Technical University Munich - Bachelor in Geologie 
1981- 1983 Université des Sciences et Techniques du Languedoc, USTL, section: Sciences de la Terre, Montpellier, France 
1981-1982 grant from the french government (and DAAD) 
1982 »Maîtrise de géologie expérimentale« 
1983 »Diplôme d`Etudes Approfondies« (D.E.A.) de Tectonophysique, 
1983 -1989 Laboratoire de Tectonique et Géochronologie, URA 1371 - CNRS, USTL Montpellier, Frankreich. - 
1989 Doctorat de L`Université Montpellier II.- PhD 
1985 -89 Assistant associé (teaching assistant) at USTL, Montpellier 
1989-1992 Geological Institute, University Karlsruhe, Germany; 
Scientist ( Postdoc) im Sonderforschungsbereich 108, "Stress and Stress release in the Lithosphere" 
since November 1992 Senior research at GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam 
1998 Habilitation
2000-2007 Adjunct Professor for Tektonophysics at University Potsdam 
since 2007 apl. Professor 
Current Projects
(DFG: EC 138/5-1) Vertical Anatolian Movements Project ( VAMP), funded by the TOPO-EUROPE initiative of the European Science Foundation, including contributions by the German Science Foundation PI TP D3: Late Cenozoic tectonics of the northern margin of the Central Anatolia Plateau (CAP): Strain partitioning and accretion in the Pontides. 
Anatolian pLateau climatE and Tectonic hazards ALErT Marie Curie - Initial Training Network – ITN

Publications