Priv. Doz. Dr. Judith Schicks

Judith Schicks
Priv. Doz. Dr. Judith Schicks
Group Leader
Building B, Room 127
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1487

Function and Responsibilities:

Head of the Gas Hydrate Research Group

Speaker of PT8 OCEANS (GFZ)

Member of the management committee and STSM of the COST Action “Migrate”

Vice-Chair of the Internal Scientific Council

Research Interests:

  • thermodynamic and kinetic aspects of natural gas hydrates
  • development and test of methods for the exploitation of natural gas hydrates
  • interactions between gas hydrates and microorganism
  • natural gas hydrate response to climate changes


  • SUGAR I-III (2008-2018)
  • Helmholtz-CAS Joint Research Group (2014-2017)
  • COST Action Migrate (since 2014)