Dr. Matthias Rosenau

Matthias Rosenau
Dr. Matthias Rosenau
Building C, Room 228
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1364
+49 331 288-1370

Function and Responsibilities:

Labmanager Experimental Tectonics ( HelTec )

Research Interests:

Tectonics & Geohazards


2004:  PHD / Dr. rer. nat. (Free University Berlin)
1999: Geology diploma / Dipl.-Geol. (University Giessen)


2016-2020 SUBiTOP - Understanding subduction zone topography through modelling of coupled shallow and deep processes

Role: PI; Funding: Marie Curie ETN (EU/ERC)

2015-2019 EPOS - European Plate Observing System (implementation phase)

Role: PI, Consortium board member & chair; Funding: EU H2020

2014-2018 CRC/SFB 1114 - Scaling Cascades in Complex Systems       

Role: PI; Funding: German Research Foundation (DFG)

2011-2017 GEOSIM - Helmholtz Research School for Explorative Simulation in Earth Sciences

Role: PI; Funding: Helmholtz Association

2012-2015 TIPTIMON - Tien Shan-Pamir Monitoring Program in the framework program CAME - Central Asia – Monsoon dynamics and Geo-ecosystems

Role: PI, coordinator, speaker; Funding: Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

2011-2015 TOPOMOD - Sculpting the Earth’s topography: Insights from modelling deep – surface processes 

Role: PI; Funding: Marie Curie ITN (EU/ERC)

2011-2014 MARISCOS - MAule eaRthquake: Integration of Seismic Cycle Observations and Structural investigations

Role: PI; Funding: German Research Foundation (DFG)

Research Boards and Committees:

Chair of EPOS Thematic Core Service Multi-scale Laboratories Consortium Board
Reviewer for funding agencies:
U.S. National Science Foundation NSF, European Research Council ERC, Federal Ministry of Education and Research - BMBF, Swiss National Science Foundation SNF, Australien Research Council ARC, Comisión Nacional de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica Chile CONICYT, Royal Society of New Zealand/Marsden Fund, ETH Zurich Research Commission
Reviewer for journals:
Geology, EOS, Nature Scientific Reports, Lithosphere, Journal of Structural Geology, Geophysical Journal International, Tectonics, Journal of Geophysical Research, Tectonophysics, Geomorphology, Journal of South American Earth Sciences, International Journal of Earth Sciences, Anais ABC