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Department for Geodynamics and Sedimentology

Research at the Department of Geodynamics and Sedimentology focuses on pure and applied research into both ductile/brittle lithospheric and Earth-surface processes. Field-based geology and quantitative modeling of geodynamic processes form the foundation of academic and applied Earth sciences research, in particular in petroleum geology and seismology. A close collaboration between research groups focuses on integrated geodynamics/tectonics and sedimentology/stratigraphy.

Head: Bernhard Grasemann, Michael Wagreich


Wednesday, 4. May 2016

Visiting professor Jürgen Schieber

This May, we have the pleasure to have Jürgen Schieber (“the Shaleman”) here at our department. He will give a shale short course from May 9-11, 2016 and two ÖGG talks, one on pores in mudstones on May 12, 2016 and one on the... [more]

Friday, 15. April 2016

Excursion to Quaternary deposits and geomorphology south of Vienna

Excursion to Quaternary deposits and geomorphology south of Vienna. Picture taken at “Hölle” at the shores of Lake Neusiedl. [more]

Monday, 14. March 2016

Methane cycling and carbonate formation during onshore serpentinization

Jennifer Zwicker has been awarded with a DOC fellowship of the Austrian Academy of Sciences to elucidate methanogenesis, methane consumption, and carbonate precipitation at an onshore serpentinite-hosted ecosystem. [more]

Department for Geodynamics and Sedimentology
University of Vienna

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