Room Number: 2B447
Tel.: +43-1-4277-53611

Anna Rogowitz

Research Interests:

  • Rheological behaviour of the lithosphere
  • Strain localization processes
  • Influence of strain localization on mechanical, chemical and isotopic behaviour of rocks
  • Tectonic evolution of the Cyclades
  • Dating of deformation events

Titel of MSc Thesis:
Deformed coronitic eclogites from the Sunnfjord area, Western Gneiss Region, Norway

Titel of PhD Thesis:
Strain localization in a calcite marble and its isotopic and mechanical impact Insights from a natural experiment at varying geological strain rates (Syros, Greece)

Project Funding:
2016 Austrian Science Fund (FWF): P 29539-N29 ‘Rheology of eclogites: Comparison of high pressure-temperature deformation experiments and natural examples’


  • Structural Geology and Tectonics
  • Microstructures in geological materials
  • Practical Course in Geological Mapping for mining
  • Structural Geology and Tectonics field class
  • Geological field mapping

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

 Publications (taken from u:cris)

Showing entries 1 - 13 out of 13



Fluid inclusion induced hardening : nanoscale evidence from naturally deformed pyrite. / Dubosq, Renelle; Rogowitz, A.; Schneider, D. A.; Schweinar, K.; Gault, B.

In: Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, Vol. 176, No. 2, 15, 02.2021.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Analysis of nanoscale fluid inclusions in geomaterials by atom probe tomography : Experiments and numerical simulations. / Dubosq, R.; Gault, B.; Hatzoglou, C.; Schweinar, K.; Vurpillot, F.; Rogowitz, A.; Rantitsch, G.; Schneider, D. A.

In: Ultramicroscopy, Vol. 218, 113092, 11.2020.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


A 2D and 3D nanostructural study of naturally deformed pyrite : assessing the links between trace element mobility and defect structures. / Dubosq, Renelle (Corresponding author); Rogowitz, Anna; Schweinar, Kevin; Gault, Baptiste; Schneider, David A.

In: Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, Vol. 174, No. 9, 72, 01.09.2019.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Back to Normal : Direct Evidence of the Cretan Detachment as a North-Directed Normal Fault During the Miocene. / Grasemann, B.; Schneider, D. A.; Rogowitz, A.

In: Tectonics, Vol. 38, No. 8, 08.2019, p. 3052-3069.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Direct observation of dislocation nucleation in pyrite using combined electron channelling contrast imaging and electron backscatter diffraction. / Rogowitz, Anna (Corresponding author); Dubosq, Renelle; Zaefferer, Stefan.

In: Terra Nova, Vol. 30, No. 6, 01.12.2018, p. 423-430.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Pyrite deformation and connections to gold mobility : Insight from micro-structural analysis and trace element mapping. / Dubosq, R.; Lawley, C. J.M.; Rogowitz, A.; Schneider, D. A.; Jackson, S.

In: Lithos, Vol. 310-311, 06.2018, p. 86-104.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Intracrystalline deformation of calcite in the upper brittle crust. / Bauer, H.; Rogowitz, A.; Grasemann, B.; Decker, K.

In: Geology, Vol. 46, No. 4, 01.04.2018, p. 375-378.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Microstructural analysis and calcite piezometry on hydrothermal veins : Insights into the deformation history of the Cocos Plate at Site U1414 (IODP Expedition 344). / Brandstätter, Jennifer (Corresponding author); Kurz, Walter; Rogowitz, Anna.

In: Tectonics, Vol. 36, No. 8, 01.08.2017, p. 1562-1579.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Strain localization in ultramylonitic marbles by simultaneous activation of dislocation motion and grain boundary sliding (Syros, Greece). / Rogowitz, Anna (Corresponding author); White, Joseph; Grasemann, Bernhard.

In: Solid earth, Vol. 7, No. 2, 08.03.2016, p. 355-366.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Influence of high strain rate deformation on 40Ar/39Ar mica ages from marble mylonites (Syros, Greece). / Rogowitz, Anna; Huet, Benjamin; Schneider, David; Grasemann, Bernhard.

In: Lithosphere, Vol. 7, No. 5, 10.2015, p. 535-540.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Strain rate dependent calcite microfabric evolution - An experiment carried out by nature. / Rogowitz, Anna; Grasemann, Bernhard; Huet, Benjamin; Habler, Gerlinde.

In: Journal of Structural Geology, Vol. 69, No. PA, 01.12.2014, p. 1-17.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Showing entries 1 - 13 out of 13