M. Sc. Livia Nardini

M. Sc. Livia Nardini
Gebäude D, Raum 409
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-1322
+49 331 288-1328

Wissenschaftliche Interessen:

  • Experimental rock deformation
  • Ductile behavior of earth materials
  • High temperature shear zones formation
  • Microstructural and textural analysis
  • Brittle-to-ductile transition


  • Since 2016: Doctoral researcher at Helmholtz-Centre Potsdam GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences
  • 2013-2015: Exploration Geologist at Statoil ASA, Exploration Norwegian Sea
  • 2012: Teaching Assistant at University of Tromsø, Norway

Werdegang / Ausbildung:

  • 2013: MSc Geology (Structural Geology and Tectonics), University of Tromsø (Norway). Thesis: "Metamorphic evolution and relationship between deformation and metamorphism in the Nordmannvik Nappe in Lyngenfjord area, north of Lyngseidet."
  • 2010: BSc Earth Sciences, University of Padova (Italy). Thesis: "TitaniQ geothermometry: applications to high-T mylonites in granitic plutons."


" Influence of Heterogeneities on the Initiation of Shear Zones in the Ductile Regime " (DFG funded project)