Prof. Jörg Hermann leads the research group of Petrology. His research interests focus on metamorphic and tectonic processes in the lithosphere. He integrates field studies with novel petrological and geochemical investigations and experimental studies in the laboratory.
Prof. Daniela Rubatto studies the rate of geologicial processes through the combination of geochronology and mineralogical-petrological methods.
We wish a good start!
Around mid-august, the geothermal research drilling project on the Grimsel pass began. You can follow the progress of the work on the blog!
Research Program GEOTRACES David Semeniuk, Postdoc of Samuel Jaccard, sails from July to September 2015 on the Canadian icebreaker CCGS Amundsen. Follow the blog!
The 2015 GEOTRACES cruise is a scientific expedition from the port of Quebec City through the Canadian Arctic Archipelago with the aim to map the cycling of trace elements in the Canadian Arctic in order to better understand their distribution and their effect on the functioning of the ocean as a whole.
Bern-Fribourg Master in Earth Sciences:
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