Martin SCHÖPFER, Mag., PhD.

martin.schoepfer@univie.ac.at

Room Number: 2B446
Tel.: +43-1-4277-53363

Martin Schöpfer


Research interests:

Mechanical modelling of fault zones, joints and caldera collapse using Distinct Element Method (DEM) modelling.

Projects:

2016-2019: Coupled continuum-discontinuum modelling of salt tectonics (SaltTecDEM II). Funded by Statoil ASA.

2016: Numerical modelling of fracturing during folding. Funded by OMV E & P.

2013-2015: Distinct Element Method (DEM) modelling of the growth of salt swells (SaltTecDEM). Funded by Statoil ASA.


Teaching:

Winter Term: Mathematical Methods in Earth Sciences; Practical Course in Geological Mapping for mining.

Summer Term: Geological Chartography; Structural Geology and Tectonics.

Details of current and past teaching are provided by u:find.


 Publications (taken from u:cris)


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2019


Sense and non-sense of shear reloaded. / Grasemann, Bernhard; Dabrowski, Marcin; Schöpfer, Martin P.J.

In: Journal of Structural Geology, Vol. 125, 08.2019, p. 20-28.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


2018


Geomechanical modelling of sinkhole development using distinct elements: model verification for a single void space and application to the Dead Sea area. / Al-Halbouni, D.; Holohan, E. P.; Taheri, A.; Schöpfer, M. P. J.; Emam, S.; Dahm, T.

In: Solid earth, Vol. 9, No. 6, 2018, p. 1341-1373.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


2017


Effects of Host-rock Fracturing on Elastic-deformation Source Models of Volcano Deflation. / Holohan, Eoghan P. (Corresponding author); Sudhaus, Henriette (Corresponding author); Walter, Thomas R.; Schöpfer, Martin P.J.; Walsh, John J.

In: Scientific Reports, Vol. 7, 10970, 01.12.2017.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


The emergence of asymmetric normal fault systems under symmetric boundary conditions. / Schöpfer, Martin P.J.; Childs, Conrad; Manzocchi, Tom; Walsh, John J.; Nicol, Andrew; Grasemann, Bernhard.

In: Journal of Structural Geology, Vol. 104, 01.11.2017, p. 159-171.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Interactions and growth of faults in an outcrop-scale system. / Nicol, A.; Childs, C.; Walsh, J. J.; Manzocchi, T.; Schöpfer, M. P. J.

In: Geological Society Special Publication, Vol. 439, 2017.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Three-dimensional Distinct Element Method modelling of the growth of normal faults in layered sequences. / Schöpfer, Martin P. J.; Childs, Conrad; Manzocchi, Tom; Walsh, John J.

In: Geological Society Special Publication, Vol. 439, 2017.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Throw partitioning across normal fault zones in the Ptolemais Basin, Greece. / Delogkos, Efstratios; Manzocchi, Tom; Childs, Conrad; Sachanidis, Christos; Barbas, Tryfon; Schöpfer, Martin P.J.; Chatzipetros, Alexandros; Pavlides, Spyros; Walsh, John J.

In: Geological Society Special Publication, Vol. 439, 2017, p. 333-353.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


2016


Gradual caldera collapse at Bárdarbunga volcano, Iceland, regulated by lateral magma outflow. / Gudmundsson, Magnús T.; Jónsdóttir, Kristín; Hooper, Andrew; Holohan, Eoghan P.; Halldórsson, Sæmundur A.; Ófeigsson, Benedikt G.; Cesca, Simone; Vogfjörd, Kristín S.; Sigmundsson, Freysteinn; Högnadóttir, Thórdís; Einarsson, Páll; Sigmarsson, Olgeir; Jarosch, Alexander H.; Jónasson, Kristján; Magnússon, Eyjólfur; Hreinsdóttir, Sigrún; Bagnardi, Marco; Parks, Michelle M.; Hjörleifsdóttir, Vala; Pálsson, Finnur; Walter, Thomas R.; Schöpfer, Martin P J; Heimann, Sebastian; Reynolds, Hannah I.; Dumont, Stéphanie; Bali, Eniko; Gudfinnsson, Gudmundur H.; Dahm, Torsten; Roberts, Matthew J.; Hensch, Martin; Belart, Joaquín M C; Spaans, Karsten; Jakobsson, Sigurdur; Gudmundsson, Gunnar B.; Fridriksdóttir, Hildur M.; Drouin, Vincent; Dürig, Tobias; Adalgeirsdóttir, Gudfinna; Riishuus, Morten S.; Pedersen, Gro B M; Van Boeckel, Tayo; Oddsson, Björn; Pfeffer, Melissa A.; Barsotti, Sara; Bergsson, Baldur; Donovan, Amy; Burton, Mike R.; Aiuppa, Alessandro.

In: Science, Vol. 353, No. 6296, aaf8988, 15.07.2016.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Evolution of the internal structure of fault zones in three-dimensional numerical models of normal faults. / Schöpfer, Martin P J; Childs, Conrad; Walsh, John J.; Manzocchi, Tom.

In: Tectonophysics, Vol. 666, 15.01.2016, p. 158-163.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


2015


Stress evolution during caldera collapse. / Holohan, Eoghan P (Corresponding author); Schöpfer, Martin; Walsh, John J.

In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Vol. 421, 2015, p. 139-151.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


2013


Three-dimensional failure envelopes and the brittle-ductile transition. / Schöpfer, M.P.J.; Childs, C.; Manzocchi, T.

In: Journal of Geophysical Research - Solid Earth, Vol. 118, No. 4, 22.04.2013, p. 1378-1392.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Origins of oblique-slip faulting during caldera subsidence. / Holohan, E.P.; Walter, T.R.; Schöpfer, M.P.J.; Walsh, J.J.; Van Wyk De Vries, B.; Troll, V.R.

In: Journal of Geophysical Research - Solid Earth, Vol. 118, No. 4, 01.01.2013, p. 1778-1794.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


2011


Mechanical and geometric controls on the structural evolution of pit crater and caldera subsidence. / Holohan, Eoghan P (Corresponding author); Schöpfer, Martin; Walsh, John J.

In: Journal of Geophysical Research - Solid Earth, Vol. 116, No. B7, 06.07.2011.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Reconciliation of contrasting theories for fracture spacing in layered rocks. / Schöpfer, Martin (Corresponding author); Arslan, Arzu; Childs, Conrad; Walsh, John J.

In: Journal of Structural Geology, Vol. 33, 2011, p. 551-565.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


2009


A geometric model of fault zone and fault rock thickness variations. / Childs, C.; Manzocchi, T.; Walsh, J.J.; Bonson, C.G.; Nicol, A.; Schöpfer, M.P.J.

In: Journal of Structural Geology, Vol. 31, No. 2, 01.02.2009, p. 117-127.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


2008


A Matlab script for visualizing structure contours and outcrop patterns in three dimensions. / Schöpfer, M.P.J.

In: Journal of Geoscience Education, Vol. 56, No. 2, 01.03.2008, p. 142-148.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


2007


Geometric and kinematic controls on the internal structure of a large normal fault in massive limestones : The Maghlaq Fault, Malta. / Bonson, C.G.; Childs, C.; Walsh, J.J.; Schöpfer, M.P.J.; Carboni, V.

In: Journal of Structural Geology, Vol. 29, No. 2, 01.02.2007, p. 336-354.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Geometrical analysis of the refraction and segmentation of normal faults in periodically layered sequences. / Schöpfer, M.P.J.; Childs, C.; Walsh, J.J.; Manzocchi, T.; Koyi, H.A.

In: Journal of Structural Geology, Vol. 29, No. 2, 01.02.2007, p. 318-335.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


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