Dr. Wolfgang Weinzierl

Wolfgang Weinzierl
Dr. Wolfgang Weinzierl
Scientist
Telegrafenberg
Building A 70, Room 205
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1962
wolfgang.weinzierl@gfz-potsdam.de

Function and Responsibilities:

Senior scientist within the Pre-ACT project

Research Interests:

- First arrival tomography and bayesian inverse theory
- Wide-angle seismic processing and forward modeling
- Seismic fault characterization workflows based on attributes
- Statistical evaluation and optimization methods
- Structural modeling uncertainty and optimization methods
- Quantitative seismic interpretation
- Machine learning

Career:

since 12/2017 Senior scientist at GFZ
10/2013-12/2017 Senior Consulting Geophysicist, Schlumberger Integrated Solutions, Copenhagen, Denmark
10/2010-10/2013 Commercialization engineer, Schlumberger Integrated Solutions, Stavanger, Norway
01/2007-05/2010 Research associate and PhD in Geophysics, GEOMAR, Kiel, Germany

Education:

2010  PhD in Geophysics at Christian-Albrechts-University
1996  Diploma (M.Sc. equivalent) in Physics at TU Munich

Projects:

Current:
Pre-ACT - Pressure control and conformance management for safe and efficient CO2 storage - Accelerating CCS Technologies (Pre-ACT)
Completed:
THALES WAS RIGHT - Transients in the Hellenic and Antilles Locii of Earthquakes of European Subductions Water Activity Structure and Seismic Risk Illuminated by Geophysical High Technology

Publications