Bernhard GRASEMANN, Univ. Prof. Mag. Dr.

Room Number: 2B444
Tel.: +43-1-4277-53472

Bernhard Grasemann

Research Interests:

  • Analytical and numerical modeling of deformation of rocks
  • Low- and high-angle normal faulting (Greece)
  • Interaction between deformation and chemical reactions
  • Evolution of fold-and-thrust belts (Zagros, Syrian Arc)
  • Exhumation of rocks in collision orogens (Alps, Himalayas)

Current professional service activities:

Current Projects:

2019 - 2021 OMV Exploration and Production GmbH (OMV): “Integrating Seal Analysis and geoMechanics (SeAM)”. PI: Bernhard Grasemann, Michael Kettermann

2019 - 2021 Austrian Academy of Science (ÖAW): “Lateral correlation of tectonic units in the Aegean with Greek mainland and Anatolia”. PI: Bernhard Grasemann

2018 - 2020 Glock Health, Science and Research GmbH: “UAV-assisted, (micro-)structural and petrological/geochemical investigation of the Clinoptilolite open-pit mine in Nižný Hrabovec (Slovak Republic)”. PI: Cornelius Tschegg, Bernhard Grasemann.

2017 - 2020 Austrian Science Fund (FWF): P 29539-N29 ”Rheology of eclogites: Comparison of high pressure-temperature deformation experiments and natural examples”. PI: Anna Rogowitz, Bernhard Grasemann.

2017 - 2019 Rohöl Aufsuchungs Aktiengesellschaft (RAG): “Structural styles in the frontal Alpine Fold and Thrust Belt, Upper Austria”. PI: Bernhard Grasemann, Mario Habermüller

 Publications (taken from u:cris)

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Conference report: 16th Himalaya-Karakorum-Tibet workshop, Schloss Seggau, Austria 4 - 6 April 2001. / Stüwe, Kurt; Grasemann, Bernhard.

In: Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, Vol. 21, No. 3, 2002, p. 217-219.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Eohimalayan fold and thrust belt: Implications for the geodynamic evolution of the NW-Himalaya (India). / Wiesmayr, Gerhard; Grasemann, Bernhard.

In: Tectonics, Vol. 21, No. 6, 2002, p. 1-8.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Sense and non-sense of shear in flanking structures. / Grasemann, Bernhard; Stüwe, Kurt; Vannay, Jean Claude.

In: Journal of Structural Geology, Vol. 25, No. 1, 2002, p. 19-34.

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Himalayan inverted metamorphism and syn-convergence extension as a consequence of a general shear extrusion. / Vannay, Jean Claude; Grasemann, Bernhard.

In: Geological Magazine, Vol. 138, No. 3, 2001, p. 253-276.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

The development of flanking folds during simple shear and their use as kinematic indicators. / Grasemann, Bernhard; Stüwe, Kurt.

In: Journal of Structural Geology, Vol. 23, No. 4, 2001, p. 715-724.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

The early Palaeozoic magmatic event in the Northwest Himalaya, India: Source, tectonic setting and age of emplacement. / Miller, Christine; Thöni, Martin; Frank, Wolfgang; Grasemann, Bernhard; Kloetzli, Urs; Guntli, P; Draganits, Erich.

In: Geological Magazine, Vol. 138, No. 3, 2001, p. 237-251.

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Proterozoic crustal evolution in the NW Himalaya (India) as recorded by circa 1.80 Ga mafic and 1.84 Ga granitic magmatism. / Miller, Christine; Kloetzli, Urs; Frank, Wolfgang; Thöni, Martin; Grasemann, Bernhard.

In: Precambrian Research, Vol. 103, No. 3-4, 2000, p. 191-206.

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Flow controlled inverted metamorphism in shear zones. / Grasemann, Bernhard; Vannay, Jean Claude.

In: Journal of Structural Geology, Vol. 21, No. 7, 01.07.1999, p. 743-750.

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Quantitative kinematic flow analysis from the Main Central Thrust Zone (NW-Himalaya, India) : Implications for a decelerating strain path and the extrusion of orogenic wedges. / Grasemann, Bernhard; Fritz, Harry; Vannay, Jean Claude.

In: Journal of Structural Geology, Vol. 21, No. 7, 01.07.1999, p. 837-853.

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Fission track and numerical thermal modeling of differential exhumation of the Glarus thrust plane (Switzerland). / Rahn, M. K.; Grasemann, B.

In: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, Vol. 169, No. 3-4, 15.06.1999, p. 245-259.

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Monitoring very slow slope movements by means of SAR interferometry : A case study from a mass waste above a reservoir in the Otztal Alps, Austria. / Rott, Helmut; Scheuchl, Bernd; Siegel, Andreas; Grasemann, Bernhard.

In: Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 26, No. 11, 01.06.1999, p. 1629-1632.

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Himalayan inverted metamorphism constrained by oxygen isotope thermometry. / Vannay, Jean Claude; Sharp, Zachary D.; Grasemann, Bernhard.

In: Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, Vol. 137, No. 1-2, 01.01.1999, p. 90-101.

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Inverted metamorphism in the High Himalaya of Himachal Pradesh (NW India) : Phase equilibria versus thermobarometry. / Vannay, Jean Claude; Grasemann, Bernhard.

In: Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, Vol. 78, No. 1, 01.12.1998, p. 107-132.

Publication: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Thermal effects of exhumation of a metamorphic core complex on hanging wall syn-rift sediments : An example from the Rechnitz Window, Eastern Alps. / Dunkl, István; Grasemann, Bernhard; Frisch, Wolfgang.

In: Tectonophysics, Vol. 297, No. 1-4, 20.11.1998, p. 31-50.

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Time-dependent effects of heat advection and topography on cooling histories during erosion. / Mancktelow, Neil S.; Grasemann, Bernhard.

In: Tectonophysics, Vol. 270, No. 3-4, 15.03.1997, p. 167-195.

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Two-dimensional thermal modelling of normal faulting : the Simplon Fault Zone, Central Alps, Switzerland. / Grasemann, Bernhard; Mancktelow, Neil S.

In: Tectonophysics, Vol. 225, No. 3, 15.10.1993, p. 155-165.

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Numerical modelling of the thermal history of the NW Himalayas, Kullu Valley, India. / Grasemann, Bernhard.

Himalayan Tectonics. 1993. p. 475-484 (Geological Society Special Publications).

Publication: Contribution to bookChapterpeer-review

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