Dr. James Mechie

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  • 1994-present - Research Scientist - GeoForschungsZentrum (GFZ) Potsdam, Germany
  • 1980-1994 - Research Scientist - Karlsruhe University, Germany
  • 1979-1980 - Research Associate - Birmingham University, U.K.

I am a member of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG), the American Geophysical Union (AGU) and the Geological Society of Glasgow.

From 1995-2004, I was also a member of the Collaborative Research Centre (SFB) 267 - Deformation Processes in the Andes, involving the GeoForschungsZentrum (GFZ) Potsdam, the Free University Berlin, the Technical University Berlin and the University of Potsdam.

Werdegang / Ausbildung:

  • 1980 - Ph.D. in Geophysics, University of Wales, U.K. (1980)
  • 1976 - B.Sc. in Geology, Glasgow University, U.K.


Here is a list of recent projects, including links, in which I have been involved:

In addition I am working on crustal structure models for Germany and the Afro-Arabian rift system.

For older projects, see my publications list.

James Mechie
Dr. James Mechie
Gebäude E , Raum 328
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1237